Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 210 213
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +21
Permanent jobs citing RUP 11 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.21% 0.30% 0.077%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.33% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 - £51,500
10th Percentile £58,000 - £50,750
90th Percentile £67,000 - £52,850
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% -7.69% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,933 5,167 4,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.85% 91.96% 92.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,168 3,305 2,924
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,100 £27,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for RUP in Scotland

RUP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for RUP in Scotland

RUP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Glasgow -8 10 £65,000 -
Edinburgh 0 1 £60,000 -
RUP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RUP.

1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) DSDM
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby
2 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
2 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 9 (81.82%) Cobbler
2 9 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (81.82%) Deployment Automation
3 6 (54.55%) OpenStack
3 6 (54.55%) CloudStack
3 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (54.55%) vSphere
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (54.55%) Xen
3 6 (54.55%) XenServer
3 6 (54.55%) EnterpriseDB
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
3 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
5 3 (27.27%) Ansible
5 3 (27.27%) Docker

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (54.55%) CloudStack
1 6 (54.55%) OpenStack
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) Jetty
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Couchbase
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 3 (27.27%) Redis
1 3 (27.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) FitNesse
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML5
1 3 (27.27%) JMS
1 3 (27.27%) JPA
1 3 (27.27%) Kafka
1 3 (27.27%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
1 3 (27.27%) TIBCO EMS
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
1 6 (54.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Deployment Automation
2 9 (81.82%) DSDM
3 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
3 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
4 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Concurrent Programming
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Kanban
5 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Bash Shell
1 9 (81.82%) Python
1 9 (81.82%) Ruby
2 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (18.18%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) vSphere
1 6 (54.55%) Xen
1 6 (54.55%) XenServer
2 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Cobbler
1 9 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
2 6 (54.55%) Tivoli
3 3 (27.27%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) EnterpriseDB
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Informatica
2 3 (27.27%) TIBCO