Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for OpenUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenUP over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Unified Process
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1060 1087 1104
Rank change year-on-year +27 +17 -8
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 88 102 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.057% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.064% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 67 81 66
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.26% -14.50%
10th Percentile £31,150 £25,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £68,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.26% -14.50%

OpenUP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 150254 159112 182385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.93% 89.36% 88.72%
Number of salaries quoted 119398 133448 151804
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%

OpenUP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing OpenUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for OpenUP in England

OpenUP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OpenUP in England

OpenUP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenUP in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenUP in England

OpenUP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North of England +24 34 £36,750 +41.35%
Yorkshire +42 28 £38,750 +49.04%
London -14 25 £42,500 -10.53% 5
South East +42 13 £37,500 -46.43%
South West +28 11 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North East - 5 £32,500 -
East Midlands +34 3 £85,000 +295.35% 1
Midlands +33 3 £85,000 +295.35% 1
East of England +19 2 £52,500 -19.23%
North West -3 1 £42,500 +6.25%
OpenUP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenUP 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 England region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 29 (32.95%) SQL
3 26 (29.55%) Degree
4 22 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (22.73%) Analytics
6 17 (19.32%) VBA
6 17 (19.32%) MS Access
7 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 15 (17.05%) Office 365
9 14 (15.91%) ITIL
10 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (13.64%) Windows
11 12 (13.64%) Telecoms
11 12 (13.64%) Finance
11 12 (13.64%) Project Management
11 12 (13.64%) Mathematics
11 12 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (12.50%) Process Improvement
13 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (11.36%) Linux
13 10 (11.36%) Data Modelling
13 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
14 9 (10.23%) Data Mining
14 9 (10.23%) Risk Management
14 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
14 9 (10.23%) Business Development
14 9 (10.23%) VMware
14 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development

OpenUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.09%) SAS
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Drupal
4 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (9.09%) SPSS
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.14%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.14%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.14%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.14%) Sage MMS
2 1 (1.14%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) Office 365
2 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (9.09%) IaaS
5 3 (3.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.41%) SaaS
6 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) WAN
2 5 (5.68%) LAN
2 5 (5.68%) VoIP
3 4 (4.55%) DNS
3 4 (4.55%) MPLS
3 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.55%) WLAN
4 3 (3.41%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.41%) DHCP
4 3 (3.41%) Firewall
4 3 (3.41%) SMTP
4 3 (3.41%) VLAN
4 3 (3.41%) VPN
5 2 (2.27%) 2G
5 2 (2.27%) 3G
5 2 (2.27%) 4G
5 2 (2.27%) Internet
5 2 (2.27%) Wireless
6 1 (1.14%) DAB
6 1 (1.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) MS Access
2 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.77%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (10.23%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.14%) MySQL
7 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.14%) Power BI
7 1 (1.14%) Presto
7 1 (1.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.27%) JIRA
1 2 (2.27%) JUnit
1 2 (2.27%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.27%) Selenium
1 2 (2.27%) TestNG
General
1 12 (13.64%) Finance
1 12 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.09%) Marketing
3 5 (5.68%) Advertising
3 5 (5.68%) Retail
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Games
5 2 (2.27%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) Back Office
6 1 (1.14%) Law
6 1 (1.14%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.14%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Analyst
2 9 (10.23%) Consultant
3 8 (9.09%) Data Scientist
3 8 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
3 8 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Lead Tester
4 6 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (6.82%) Technical Leader
4 6 (6.82%) Technical Tester
4 6 (6.82%) Tester
5 4 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Information Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (4.55%) MI Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.41%) CSS
1 3 (3.41%) HTML
1 3 (3.41%) WAP
2 2 (2.27%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.27%) jQuery
2 2 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (1.14%) CSS3
3 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.14%) HTML5
3 1 (1.14%) Kafka
3 1 (1.14%) Laravel
3 1 (1.14%) Spring
3 1 (1.14%) Symfony
3 1 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.27%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.27%) LIMS
4 2 (2.27%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (2.27%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.14%) CCTV
5 1 (1.14%) Fintech
5 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.14%) iPhone
5 1 (1.14%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.14%) Replication
5 1 (1.14%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.64%) Windows
2 10 (11.36%) Linux
3 9 (10.23%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.14%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Analytics
2 14 (15.91%) ITIL
3 12 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 12 (13.64%) Project Management
3 12 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.36%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (10.23%) Business Development
6 9 (10.23%) Risk Management
7 8 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.09%) Functional Testing
7 8 (9.09%) Multivariate Analysis
7 8 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (9.09%) Pricing Strategy
7 8 (9.09%) Scrum
7 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 7 (7.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (32.95%) SQL
2 17 (19.32%) VBA
3 7 (7.95%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.82%) VB
5 5 (5.68%) Java
5 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.55%) C#
6 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.41%) PHP
8 2 (2.27%) C++
8 2 (2.27%) Python
9 1 (1.14%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) Ruby
9 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (29.55%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.09%) ISEB
3 8 (9.09%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.82%) CEH
5 6 (6.82%) MCSA
5 6 (6.82%) MCSE
6 4 (4.55%) CCNA
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.55%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.27%) Postgraduate
9 1 (1.14%) CISM
9 1 (1.14%) CISSP
9 1 (1.14%) MCTS
9 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.41%) DFS Replication
4 3 (3.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Backup Exec
2 5 (5.68%) SCCM
3 3 (3.41%) WSUS
4 1 (1.14%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.14%) SCOM
4 1 (1.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) VMware
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle
4 7 (7.95%) Veeam
5 6 (6.82%) Cisco
5 6 (6.82%) Citrix
6 4 (4.55%) CA
6 4 (4.55%) Mitel
7 3 (3.41%) arcserve
7 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.41%) Sophos
7 3 (3.41%) Symantec
7 3 (3.41%) Veritas
8 2 (2.27%) Google
8 2 (2.27%) HP
9 1 (1.14%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.14%) Crossbeam
9 1 (1.14%) Dell
9 1 (1.14%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.14%) Zend