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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England / North West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 194 240
Rank change year-on-year -12 +46  
Permanent jobs citing RUP 63 34 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.92% 0.60% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 0.68% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 55 33 15
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6144 4965 5737
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.01% 88.17% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4975 4193 4673
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 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
Manchester -9 54 £55,000 - 4
Cheshire -23 9 £51,250 - 1
RUP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for RUP.

1 116 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (88.79%) Scrum
3 88 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (67.24%) SQL
5 67 (57.76%) OO
6 65 (56.03%) Java
7 64 (55.17%) C#
8 63 (54.31%) DSDM
9 51 (43.97%) XML
10 50 (43.10%) Web Services
10 50 (43.10%) Test Automation
11 47 (40.52%) Kanban
11 47 (40.52%) Linux
12 45 (38.79%) UML
12 45 (38.79%) Software Engineering
13 42 (36.21%) WCF
13 42 (36.21%) WPF
13 42 (36.21%) LINQ
13 42 (36.21%) NUnit
13 42 (36.21%) C++
13 42 (36.21%) .NET
13 42 (36.21%) Silverlight
13 42 (36.21%) MSTest
13 42 (36.21%) MVVM
14 41 (35.34%) Oracle
14 41 (35.34%) Degree
15 39 (33.62%) RDBMS
15 39 (33.62%) Relational Database
15 39 (33.62%) Data Structures
16 34 (29.31%) Opscode Chef

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 32 (27.59%) OpenStack
2 29 (25.00%) CloudStack
3 12 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 11 (9.48%) JBoss
4 11 (9.48%) WebLogic
5 5 (4.31%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.31%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.45%) CICS
6 4 (3.45%) Jetty
6 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.86%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) Ethernet
1 17 (14.66%) RS-232
1 17 (14.66%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.62%) RDBMS
1 39 (33.62%) Relational Database
2 28 (24.14%) NoSQL
3 20 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (5.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.17%) Couchbase
5 6 (5.17%) Hadoop
5 6 (5.17%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.17%) Redis
5 6 (5.17%) Riak
6 5 (4.31%) Big Data
7 4 (3.45%) DB2
8 3 (2.59%) MySQL
8 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (36.21%) MSTest
1 42 (36.21%) NUnit
2 19 (16.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Blend
3 17 (14.66%) MSI
3 17 (14.66%) NuGet
3 17 (14.66%) Visual Studio
3 17 (14.66%) WiX
4 11 (9.48%) Subversion
5 7 (6.03%) ClearCase
6 5 (4.31%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.72%) JUnit
9 1 (0.86%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.86%) JBehave
9 1 (0.86%) JMeter
9 1 (0.86%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.86%) Maven
9 1 (0.86%) Selenium
General
1 33 (28.45%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Marketing
3 16 (13.79%) Banking
4 8 (6.90%) Retail
5 4 (3.45%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (25.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (24.14%) Developer
3 26 (22.41%) Platform Engineer
3 26 (22.41%) Software Engineer
4 25 (21.55%) .NET Software Engineer
4 25 (21.55%) C# Software Engineer
5 22 (18.97%) Architect
5 22 (18.97%) C# Architect
5 22 (18.97%) Java Architect
5 22 (18.97%) Java Technical Architect
5 22 (18.97%) PHP Architect
5 22 (18.97%) PHP Technical Architect
5 22 (18.97%) Technical Architect
6 17 (14.66%) .NET Developer
6 17 (14.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (14.66%) C# Developer
7 11 (9.48%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.97%) XML
2 50 (43.10%) Web Services
3 42 (36.21%) .NET
3 42 (36.21%) LINQ
3 42 (36.21%) Silverlight
3 42 (36.21%) WCF
3 42 (36.21%) WPF
4 25 (21.55%) ASP.NET
4 25 (21.55%) CSS
4 25 (21.55%) HTML
4 25 (21.55%) jQuery
4 25 (21.55%) RESTful
4 25 (21.55%) SOAP
4 25 (21.55%) WF
4 25 (21.55%) XSLT
5 24 (20.69%) XSD
6 17 (14.66%) .NET Framework
6 17 (14.66%) COM
6 17 (14.66%) Entity Framework
6 17 (14.66%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.62%) Data Structures
2 22 (18.97%) Algorithms
2 22 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (18.97%) Computer Science
3 19 (16.38%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (14.66%) Industrial Internet of Things
4 17 (14.66%) Internet of Things
5 14 (12.07%) PMI
6 4 (3.45%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (1.72%) User Experience
8 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.86%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.52%) Linux
2 30 (25.86%) Unix
3 17 (14.66%) Mac OS
3 17 (14.66%) Windows
3 17 (14.66%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.59%) Android
5 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (88.79%) Scrum
3 88 (75.86%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (57.76%) OO
5 63 (54.31%) DSDM
6 50 (43.10%) Test Automation
7 47 (40.52%) Kanban
8 45 (38.79%) Software Engineering
8 45 (38.79%) UML
9 42 (36.21%) MVVM
10 33 (28.45%) DevOps
11 32 (27.59%) Configuration Management
12 31 (26.72%) TDD
13 27 (23.28%) Service Delivery
14 26 (22.41%) Presales
14 26 (22.41%) Risk Management
15 25 (21.55%) Use Case
16 22 (18.97%) OOA/OOD
17 20 (17.24%) Concurrent Programming
17 20 (17.24%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 78 (67.24%) SQL
2 65 (56.03%) Java
3 64 (55.17%) C#
4 42 (36.21%) C++
5 34 (29.31%) Bash Shell
5 34 (29.31%) Python
6 33 (28.45%) JavaScript
7 31 (26.72%) Ruby
8 29 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 25 (21.55%) PL/SQL
9 25 (21.55%) T-SQL
10 22 (18.97%) PHP
11 17 (14.66%) C
11 17 (14.66%) XAML
12 6 (5.17%) COBOL
13 4 (3.45%) Assembly Language
14 3 (2.59%) Go
14 3 (2.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (35.34%) Degree
2 14 (12.07%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.72%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 29 (25.00%) vSphere
1 29 (25.00%) Xen
1 29 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (0.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (29.31%) Puppet
2 30 (25.86%) Cobbler
2 30 (25.86%) Tivoli
3 8 (6.90%) Ansible
4 5 (4.31%) Kibana
4 5 (4.31%) logstash
5 4 (3.45%) Terraform
6 3 (2.59%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (35.34%) Oracle
2 29 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.03%) Chordiant
5 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.72%) Apple
6 2 (1.72%) Sun
7 1 (0.86%) Google
7 1 (0.86%) Rackspace
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