The table below looks at the statistics for RUP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
Rank 216 214 177
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -37
Permanent jobs citing RUP 9 2 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.039% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.048% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £48,214
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%
RUP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4901 4194 3560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.94% 82.80% 82.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4039 3586 2872
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

RUP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RUP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

RUP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

RUP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RUP across the West Midlands region.

RUP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

RUP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RUP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

RUP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

RUP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 5 £57,500 -
Warwickshire - 4 £62,500 -
RUP
England

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RUP.

1 25 (86.21%) Java
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) DSDM
3 21 (72.41%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (68.97%) Groovy
4 20 (68.97%) JSON
4 20 (68.97%) TDD
4 20 (68.97%) Scrum
4 20 (68.97%) Spring
4 20 (68.97%) Web Services
4 20 (68.97%) XML
4 20 (68.97%) MVC
4 20 (68.97%) Spring MVC
4 20 (68.97%) Scala
4 20 (68.97%) Open Source
4 20 (68.97%) NoSQL
4 20 (68.97%) Spring Integration
4 20 (68.97%) REST
5 16 (55.17%) AngularJS
5 16 (55.17%) Neo4j
5 16 (55.17%) Twitter
5 16 (55.17%) Apache Camel
5 16 (55.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (55.17%) MongoDB
5 16 (55.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (55.17%) HTML5
5 16 (55.17%) Clojure
5 16 (55.17%) SaaS
5 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
5 16 (55.17%) HTML

RUP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing RUP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RUP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) SaaS
2 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) NoSQL
2 16 (55.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 16 (55.17%) MongoDB
2 16 (55.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Bugzilla
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.24%) Hudson
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA Agile
1 5 (17.24%) Maven
1 5 (17.24%) Subversion
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Developer
1 20 (68.97%) Java Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Developer
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Architect
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Agile Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Domain Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Architect
6 2 (6.90%) SAP Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) JSON
1 20 (68.97%) REST
1 20 (68.97%) Spring
1 20 (68.97%) Spring Integration
1 20 (68.97%) Spring MVC
1 20 (68.97%) Web Services
1 20 (68.97%) XML
2 16 (55.17%) ActiveMQ
2 16 (55.17%) AngularJS
2 16 (55.17%) Apache Camel
2 16 (55.17%) GWT
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) HTML5
2 16 (55.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 4 (13.79%) Java EE
3 4 (13.79%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (82.76%) DSDM
3 21 (72.41%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (68.97%) MVC
4 20 (68.97%) Open Source
4 20 (68.97%) Scrum
4 20 (68.97%) TDD
5 16 (55.17%) OO
5 16 (55.17%) OOA/OOD
5 16 (55.17%) Pair Programming
6 9 (31.03%) SDLC
7 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (20.69%) TOGAF
8 4 (13.79%) BDD
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (13.79%) RAD
8 4 (13.79%) SOA
8 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.79%) UML
8 4 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) Groovy
2 20 (68.97%) Scala
3 16 (55.17%) Clojure
3 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CITP
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Twitter
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) NetApp
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) VMware