Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 320 251 309
Rank change year-on-year -69 +58 +13
Permanent jobs citing RUP 23 78 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.76% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.83% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 68 28
South West median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -10.71% +21.74%
10th Percentile £38,750 £44,625 £55,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £83,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -3.85% +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 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 9,663 9,368 10,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.62% 91.31% 90.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7,941 7,688 8,560
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,650 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for RUP in the South West

RUP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for RUP in the South West

RUP
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RUP in the South West over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for RUP in the South West

RUP
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 RUP within the South West region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
Bristol -48 20 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Devon - 3 £46,500 - 2
RUP
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 South West region with a requirement for RUP.

1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 12 (52.17%) Retail
3 12 (52.17%) Finance
4 9 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (34.78%) Business Process Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
6 7 (30.43%) Banking
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
7 6 (26.09%) Kanban
7 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
8 5 (21.74%) Big Data
8 5 (21.74%) User Experience
8 5 (21.74%) DevOps
8 5 (21.74%) C#
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) DSDM
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) Spring
9 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
9 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
9 4 (17.39%) Selenium
9 4 (17.39%) FitNesse
9 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Jetty

RUP
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 4 (17.39%) JBoss
1 4 (17.39%) Jetty
1 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
1 4 (17.39%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) Big Data
3 4 (17.39%) Couchbase
3 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
3 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
3 4 (17.39%) Redis
3 4 (17.39%) Riak
4 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) GIS
5 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
1 4 (17.39%) FitNesse
1 4 (17.39%) Selenium
1 4 (17.39%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (52.17%) Finance
1 12 (52.17%) Retail
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Business Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Delivery Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Java Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Architect
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) GIS Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) JPA
2 4 (17.39%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) GeoExt
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) OpenLayers
3 1 (4.35%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) User Experience
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) NHS
4 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 9 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (34.78%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (26.09%) Kanban
5 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (21.74%) DevOps
6 5 (21.74%) DSDM
6 5 (21.74%) Migration
6 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) BDD
7 4 (17.39%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
7 4 (17.39%) SDLC
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
8 3 (13.04%) Physics
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) C++
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Postgraduate
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Ansible
1 4 (17.39%) Cobbler
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (17.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) ESRI
1 1 (4.35%) Mapinfo