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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 92 101 122
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21  
Permanent jobs citing RUP 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.094% 0.077% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.090% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +22.22%  

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 932 1109 1581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.27% 85.31% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 742 933 1208
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing RUP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (80.00%) Struts
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) PMI
3 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) CMMI
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) Servlets
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) EJB
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Customer Requirements

RUP
Top Related 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 4 (80.00%) JBoss
1 4 (80.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Analyst Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) Struts
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) EJB
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) JMS
3 2 (40.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) WSDL
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSD
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) PMI
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) CMMI
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) hybris
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Chordiant