The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for RUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RUP over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -26 -  
Permanent jobs citing RUP 9 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.62% 0.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £51,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.76%  

RUP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1278 811 1537
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 88.14% 85.46% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3355 2561 4970
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,250 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing RUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for RUP in Cheshire

RUP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RUP in Cheshire.

Salary trend for RUP in Cheshire

RUP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -29 8 £50,000 -
RUP
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing RUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for RUP.

1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 10 (100.00%) PMI
1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
1 10 (100.00%) CMMI
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 9 (90.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (80.00%) SDLC
3 8 (80.00%) PRINCE
3 8 (80.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 7 (70.00%) Service Management
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Project Management
5 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 6 (60.00%) BDD
6 5 (50.00%) Finance
6 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (50.00%) COBOL
6 5 (50.00%) XML
7 4 (40.00%) EJB
7 4 (40.00%) JSP
7 4 (40.00%) Servlets
7 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (40.00%) Retail
8 3 (30.00%) Subversion
8 3 (30.00%) Hibernate

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (30.00%) CICS
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 3 (30.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Release Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (40.00%) EJB
2 4 (40.00%) JSP
2 4 (40.00%) Servlets
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) J2EE
3 3 (30.00%) JMS
3 3 (30.00%) Struts
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) WSDL
3 3 (30.00%) XSD
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) PMI
2 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) CMMI
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (80.00%) PRINCE
3 8 (80.00%) SDLC
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Project Management
4 7 (70.00%) Service Management
5 6 (60.00%) BDD
5 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) COBOL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) Assembly Language
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Chordiant
3 2 (20.00%) Sun