Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 304 245 277
Rank change year-on-year -59 +32 +51
Permanent jobs citing RUP 56 116 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.45% 0.90% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.99% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53 103 62
North West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £45,000 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -11.11% +12.50%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,355 11,771 10,127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.44% 91.21% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9,145 9,638 8,472
North West median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing RUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for RUP in the North West

RUP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for RUP in the North West

RUP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RUP in the North West over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for RUP in the North West

RUP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
Manchester -19 51 £52,500 -12.50% 5
Cheshire -33 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
RUP
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT jobs citing RUP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for RUP.

1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (91.07%) Scrum
3 46 (82.14%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (76.79%) DSDM
5 39 (69.64%) SQL
6 38 (67.86%) OO
6 38 (67.86%) C#
7 36 (64.29%) .NET
8 33 (58.93%) UML
8 33 (58.93%) Software Engineering
9 32 (57.14%) Use Case
10 31 (55.36%) HTML
10 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
11 30 (53.57%) PL/SQL
11 30 (53.57%) C++
11 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
11 30 (53.57%) CSS
11 30 (53.57%) SOAP
11 30 (53.57%) Web Services
11 30 (53.57%) XML
11 30 (53.57%) XSLT
11 30 (53.57%) T-SQL
11 30 (53.57%) jQuery
11 30 (53.57%) LINQ
11 30 (53.57%) RESTful
11 30 (53.57%) MSTest
11 30 (53.57%) WCF
11 30 (53.57%) WPF
11 30 (53.57%) WF
11 30 (53.57%) Silverlight

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (10.71%) CloudStack
1 6 (10.71%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.57%) JBoss
2 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) CICS
3 1 (1.79%) Jetty
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.79%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.79%) DB2
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) IMS/DB
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) Redis
4 1 (1.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 30 (53.57%) MSTest
1 30 (53.57%) NUnit
2 5 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Back Office
3 3 (5.36%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Developer
1 16 (28.57%) Developer
1 16 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) .NET Developer
2 15 (26.79%) .NET Software Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) Agile .NET Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Agile C# Developer
2 15 (26.79%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (26.79%) C# Developer
2 15 (26.79%) C# Software Developer
2 15 (26.79%) C# Software Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) C# WPF Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior .NET Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior Agile Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior C# Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Senior Software Developer
2 15 (26.79%) Software Developer
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) .NET
2 31 (55.36%) HTML
3 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 30 (53.57%) CSS
3 30 (53.57%) jQuery
3 30 (53.57%) LINQ
3 30 (53.57%) RESTful
3 30 (53.57%) Silverlight
3 30 (53.57%) SOAP
3 30 (53.57%) WCF
3 30 (53.57%) Web Services
3 30 (53.57%) WF
3 30 (53.57%) WPF
3 30 (53.57%) XML
3 30 (53.57%) XSLT
4 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 15 (26.79%) WinForms
5 1 (1.79%) Kafka
5 1 (1.79%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 8 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.93%) PMI
3 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (91.07%) Scrum
3 46 (82.14%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (76.79%) DSDM
5 38 (67.86%) OO
6 33 (58.93%) Software Engineering
6 33 (58.93%) UML
7 32 (57.14%) Use Case
8 30 (53.57%) MVVM
9 24 (42.86%) DevOps
10 15 (26.79%) MVC
10 15 (26.79%) Service Delivery
11 12 (21.43%) Configuration Management
12 11 (19.64%) Test Automation
13 10 (17.86%) Risk Management
14 9 (16.07%) Kanban
15 8 (14.29%) Decision-Making
15 8 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
15 8 (14.29%) Presales
15 8 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 39 (69.64%) SQL
2 38 (67.86%) C#
3 31 (55.36%) JavaScript
4 30 (53.57%) C++
4 30 (53.57%) PL/SQL
4 30 (53.57%) T-SQL
5 24 (42.86%) Java
6 10 (17.86%) Python
6 10 (17.86%) Ruby
7 8 (14.29%) PHP
8 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.57%) C
11 1 (1.79%) COBOL
11 1 (1.79%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) vSphere
1 6 (10.71%) Xen
1 6 (10.71%) XenServer
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (12.50%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) Ansible
3 5 (8.93%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Google
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (1.79%) TIBCO