Period
to 19 October 2017

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

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 659 572 595
Rank change year-on-year -87 +23 +14
Permanent jobs citing RUP 559 778 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.43% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 456 730 840
England median annual salary £61,250 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.77% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% -

RUP 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 147346 161034 182583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.96% 89.22% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 116796 135349 151663
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 £77,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for RUP in England

RUP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for RUP in England

RUP
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for RUP in England

RUP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
London -160 203 £72,500 - 10
North of England +20 179 £55,000 - 27
Midlands +76 98 £62,500 - 4
North West +1 97 £55,000 - 10
Yorkshire +39 77 £55,000 +22.22% 16
East Midlands +47 66 £67,500 +8.00% 1
South West +8 45 £70,000 +12.00%
South East +17 36 £49,750 -20.40% 2
West Midlands +40 32 £55,000 -12.00% 3
North East +17 5 £62,500 +56.25% 1
RUP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 England region with a requirement for RUP.

1 521 (93.20%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (78.53%) Scrum
3 224 (40.07%) DSDM
4 219 (39.18%) UML
5 212 (37.92%) Continuous Integration
6 207 (37.03%) Finance
7 198 (35.42%) Java
8 197 (35.24%) SQL
9 177 (31.66%) DevOps
10 171 (30.59%) OO
11 161 (28.80%) Oracle
12 133 (23.79%) Python
13 128 (22.90%) Web Services
14 123 (22.00%) Retail
14 123 (22.00%) Puppet
15 118 (21.11%) Opscode Chef
16 115 (20.57%) TDD
17 109 (19.50%) Project Management
18 105 (18.78%) JavaScript
18 105 (18.78%) Bash Shell
19 104 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
19 104 (18.60%) .NET
20 103 (18.43%) SOAP
21 100 (17.89%) Banking
22 97 (17.35%) OpenStack
23 95 (16.99%) Configuration Management
23 95 (16.99%) Linux
24 93 (16.64%) PRINCE2
25 91 (16.28%) Software Engineering
26 90 (16.10%) Use Case

RUP
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 97 (17.35%) OpenStack
2 78 (13.95%) JBoss
3 69 (12.34%) CloudStack
4 67 (11.99%) WebLogic
5 66 (11.81%) WebSphere
6 46 (8.23%) Tomcat
7 36 (6.44%) Jetty
8 30 (5.37%) Elasticsearch
9 26 (4.65%) WebSphere Application Server
10 24 (4.29%) Apache Solr
10 24 (4.29%) Apache Spark
11 12 (2.15%) Apache ServiceMix
12 10 (1.79%) Documentum
12 10 (1.79%) Mule
13 9 (1.61%) Tornado
14 8 (1.43%) CICS
15 7 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
15 7 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 5 (0.89%) MS Exchange
17 4 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.18%) Open Workbench
2 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 104 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (12.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (4.83%) SaaS
4 26 (4.65%) IaaS
5 21 (3.76%) iPaaS
6 11 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.07%) PaaS
9 5 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.72%) GitHub
11 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.76%) Firewall
2 20 (3.58%) HTTP
3 14 (2.50%) Internet
4 12 (2.15%) AMQP
4 12 (2.15%) Ethernet
5 10 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.25%) RS-232
7 6 (1.07%) LAN
7 6 (1.07%) WAN
8 5 (0.89%) NAS
8 5 (0.89%) SAN
9 3 (0.54%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.54%) SNMP
10 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (10.73%) Big Data
2 53 (9.48%) NoSQL
3 45 (8.05%) SQL Server
4 42 (7.51%) MongoDB
5 41 (7.33%) Hadoop
5 41 (7.33%) Redis
6 38 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (6.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 37 (6.62%) Couchbase
7 37 (6.62%) Riak
8 32 (5.72%) MySQL
9 22 (3.94%) DB2
9 22 (3.94%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.50%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.97%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.25%) MariaDB
14 7 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 64 (11.45%) MSTest
1 64 (11.45%) NUnit
2 56 (10.02%) Jenkins
3 45 (8.05%) Maven
4 39 (6.98%) Subversion
5 35 (6.26%) Git (software)
6 28 (5.01%) Selenium
7 24 (4.29%) TeamCity
8 21 (3.76%) Ant
8 21 (3.76%) Cucumber
9 15 (2.68%) Vagrant
10 13 (2.33%) FitNesse
10 13 (2.33%) JBehave
11 12 (2.15%) JIRA
11 12 (2.15%) JMeter
12 11 (1.97%) ClearCase
12 11 (1.97%) JUnit
13 10 (1.79%) LoadRunner
14 9 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 207 (37.03%) Finance
2 123 (22.00%) Retail
3 100 (17.89%) Banking
4 65 (11.63%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.43%) Back Office
5 8 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 8 (1.43%) Legal
5 8 (1.43%) Local Government
5 8 (1.43%) Marketing
6 7 (1.25%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.89%) Law
9 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.36%) Front Office
10 2 (0.36%) International Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (19.32%) Developer
2 96 (17.17%) Architect
3 73 (13.06%) Analyst
3 73 (13.06%) Business Analyst
4 70 (12.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 61 (10.91%) Delivery Manager
6 59 (10.55%) Platform Engineer
7 57 (10.20%) Java Developer
8 55 (9.84%) Software Engineer
9 54 (9.66%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 53 (9.48%) Technical Manager
11 52 (9.30%) Agile Business Analyst
12 49 (8.77%) .NET Software Engineer
12 49 (8.77%) C# Software Engineer
13 42 (7.51%) Project Manager
14 41 (7.33%) Senior Developer
15 35 (6.26%) Technical Project Manager
16 30 (5.37%) Technical Architect
17 28 (5.01%) Agile Project Manager
17 28 (5.01%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (22.90%) Web Services
2 104 (18.60%) .NET
3 103 (18.43%) SOAP
4 89 (15.92%) XML
5 78 (13.95%) HTML
6 75 (13.42%) CSS
7 66 (11.81%) WCF
8 64 (11.45%) LINQ
8 64 (11.45%) Silverlight
8 64 (11.45%) WPF
9 63 (11.27%) jQuery
9 63 (11.27%) RESTful
10 61 (10.91%) XSLT
11 59 (10.55%) ASP.NET
11 59 (10.55%) Spring
12 58 (10.38%) J2EE
13 57 (10.20%) WF
14 47 (8.41%) REST
15 45 (8.05%) Hibernate
16 42 (7.51%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
1 39 (6.98%) User Experience
2 35 (6.26%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 25 (4.47%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.47%) Public Cloud
5 21 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (3.58%) NHS
7 19 (3.40%) PMI
8 13 (2.33%) Data Centre
9 12 (2.15%) Cloud Native
9 12 (2.15%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (1.97%) Mainframe
11 9 (1.61%) Contactless
12 7 (1.25%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 7 (1.25%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.89%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (0.89%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 95 (16.99%) Linux
2 88 (15.74%) Unix
3 38 (6.80%) Windows
4 18 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.25%) Mac OS
5 7 (1.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (0.89%) Solaris
7 4 (0.72%) Android
7 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (93.20%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (78.53%) Scrum
3 224 (40.07%) DSDM
4 219 (39.18%) UML
5 212 (37.92%) Continuous Integration
6 177 (31.66%) DevOps
7 171 (30.59%) OO
8 115 (20.57%) TDD
9 109 (19.50%) Project Management
10 95 (16.99%) Configuration Management
11 93 (16.64%) PRINCE2
12 91 (16.28%) Software Engineering
13 90 (16.10%) Use Case
14 88 (15.74%) TOGAF
15 76 (13.60%) Kanban
16 73 (13.06%) Waterfall
17 72 (12.88%) SDLC
18 71 (12.70%) Business Process Analysis
18 71 (12.70%) Test Automation
19 69 (12.34%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 198 (35.42%) Java
2 197 (35.24%) SQL
3 133 (23.79%) Python
4 105 (18.78%) Bash Shell
4 105 (18.78%) JavaScript
5 89 (15.92%) C++
5 89 (15.92%) Ruby
6 86 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 85 (15.21%) C#
8 62 (11.09%) T-SQL
9 58 (10.38%) PL/SQL
10 29 (5.19%) Perl
11 21 (3.76%) Go
11 21 (3.76%) PHP
12 19 (3.40%) C
13 14 (2.50%) Scala
14 10 (1.79%) COBOL
15 8 (1.43%) Assembly Language
16 7 (1.25%) AWK
16 7 (1.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 51 (9.12%) Degree
2 42 (7.51%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.40%) PMI Certification
4 16 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.79%) APMP
6 7 (1.25%) OCP
6 7 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
7 6 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.89%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.54%) ISEB
10 2 (0.36%) CISM
10 2 (0.36%) CISSP
11 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 25 (4.47%) QA
3 11 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (12.34%) vSphere
1 69 (12.34%) Xen
1 69 (12.34%) XenServer
2 23 (4.11%) Docker
3 7 (1.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 6 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.89%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 123 (22.00%) Puppet
2 118 (21.11%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (13.95%) Tivoli
4 76 (13.60%) Cobbler
5 60 (10.73%) Ansible
6 29 (5.19%) Salt
7 25 (4.47%) Terraform
8 24 (4.29%) Kibana
8 24 (4.29%) logstash
9 8 (1.43%) Kubernetes
10 5 (0.89%) Control-M
11 4 (0.72%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 161 (28.80%) Oracle
2 70 (12.52%) EnterpriseDB
3 45 (8.05%) Microsoft
4 22 (3.94%) IBM
5 18 (3.22%) hybris
5 18 (3.22%) Red Hat
6 11 (1.97%) Chordiant
6 11 (1.97%) Google
6 11 (1.97%) Pega
6 11 (1.97%) TIBCO
7 10 (1.79%) CA
8 9 (1.61%) Rackspace
9 7 (1.25%) Ab Initio
9 7 (1.25%) VMware
10 5 (0.89%) BEA
10 5 (0.89%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (0.89%) Cisco
10 5 (0.89%) Cognizant
10 5 (0.89%) Fujitsu
10 5 (0.89%) SAP