Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for OpenUP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenUP over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Unified Process
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 325 357
Rank change year-on-year -12 +32 -13
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 11 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.12% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.13% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 2
South West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -18.18%
10th Percentile £33,250 £27,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £90,000 £51,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% -14.00%

OpenUP 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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9192 9719 10557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.56% 88.87% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7569 8101 8871
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

OpenUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing OpenUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for OpenUP in the South West

OpenUP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for OpenUP in the South West

OpenUP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenUP in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenUP in the South West

OpenUP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Wiltshire - 6 £45,000 -
Somerset -1 3 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Gloucestershire +28 2 £95,000 +137.50%
OpenUP
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenUP 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 South West region with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) ISEB
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (63.64%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
2 7 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Process Improvement
3 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
3 6 (54.55%) DevOps
3 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
3 6 (54.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 6 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) V-Model
3 6 (54.55%) Release Management
3 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Stress Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Test Management
3 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
3 6 (54.55%) CEH
3 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Incident Management
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 6 (54.55%) Unified Process

OpenUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (54.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) NetSuite
1 1 (9.09%) Pegasus Opera
1 1 (9.09%) Sage 200
1 1 (9.09%) Sage 50
1 1 (9.09%) Sage MMS
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Business One
1 1 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) DECT
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) TestNG
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Lead Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Leader
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Tester
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Sage 200 Support
4 1 (9.09%) Sage Support
4 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CCTV
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Functional Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Non-Functional Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Scrum
1 7 (63.64%) Test Automation
1 7 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (63.64%) Waterfall
2 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Manual Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Process Improvement
2 6 (54.55%) Stress Testing
2 6 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Test Management
2 6 (54.55%) Test Planning
2 6 (54.55%) Test Scripting
2 6 (54.55%) Test Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) Unified Process
2 6 (54.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) ISEB
1 7 (63.64%) ISTQB
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) CEH
2 6 (54.55%) MCSA
2 6 (54.55%) MCSE
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
3 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Veeam
3 1 (9.09%) Xero
3 1 (9.09%) Xerox