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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 158 130
Rank change year-on-year +25 -28  
Permanent jobs citing RUP 3 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.13% 0.10% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.11% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 17
Median salary £51,500 £51,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% +10.00%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2122 2654 2770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.35% 90.49% 89.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1714 1688
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Glasgow +18 2 £50,250 -2.42%
Edinburgh - 1 £57,500 -
RUP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for RUP.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
6 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (14.29%) Content Management
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Law
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum

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 1 (14.29%) CMS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Manager
2 1 (14.29%) QA Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (85.71%) V-Model
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Content Management
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 1 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA