Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Unified Process
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1108 1116 1150
Rank change year-on-year +8 +34 -51
Permanent jobs citing OpenUP 103 106 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.056% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.063% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 70
UK median annual salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +5.26% -14.50%
10th Percentile £25,900 £25,000 £21,650
90th Percentile £71,375 £90,000 £76,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -14.29%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

OpenUP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenUP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenUP in the UK

OpenUP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenUP in the UK

OpenUP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenUP over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenUP in the UK

OpenUP
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenUP within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England +27 85 £45,000 - 11
UK excluding London +58 67 £41,250 +3.13% 5
North of England +36 32 £36,750 +41.35% 1
Yorkshire +41 26 £38,750 +49.04%
London -18 24 £45,000 -5.26% 7
South East +43 13 £37,500 -46.43%
South West +19 11 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North East - 5 £32,500 -
Scotland -5 4 £18,000 - 1
East Midlands +32 3 £85,000 +295.35% 1
Midlands +31 3 £85,000 +295.35% 2
East of England +12 2 £52,500 -19.23%
Northern Ireland - 2 £27,000 -
North West -20 1 £42,500 +6.25% 1

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for OpenUP.

1 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
2 35 (33.98%) Degree
3 26 (25.24%) SQL
4 21 (20.39%) Process Improvement
5 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (17.48%) Risk Management
6 18 (17.48%) Analytics
7 16 (15.53%) Change Management
8 15 (14.56%) VBA
8 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
8 15 (14.56%) ITIL
8 15 (14.56%) MS Access
8 15 (14.56%) Office 365
9 13 (12.62%) Finance
10 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
10 12 (11.65%) Windows
10 12 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (10.68%) Mathematics
11 11 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (10.68%) Linux
11 11 (10.68%) SAP
11 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
11 11 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (10.68%) Project Management
12 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (9.71%) Scrum
13 9 (8.74%) VMware
13 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis

OpenUP
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (10.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.80%) SAS
3 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (2.91%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.97%) CMS
4 1 (0.97%) Drupal
4 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (6.80%) SPSS
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.97%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.97%) Sage MMS
2 1 (0.97%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.97%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.97%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.56%) Office 365
2 12 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (10.68%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (7.77%) IaaS
5 3 (2.91%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.91%) SaaS
6 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) WAN
2 5 (4.85%) LAN
2 5 (4.85%) VoIP
3 4 (3.88%) DNS
3 4 (3.88%) MPLS
3 4 (3.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.88%) WLAN
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.91%) DHCP
4 3 (2.91%) Firewall
4 3 (2.91%) Internet
4 3 (2.91%) SMTP
4 3 (2.91%) VLAN
4 3 (2.91%) VPN
5 2 (1.94%) 2G
5 2 (1.94%) 3G
5 2 (1.94%) 4G
5 2 (1.94%) Wireless
6 1 (0.97%) DAB
6 1 (0.97%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) MS Access
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (7.77%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.91%) Big Data
6 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.97%) MySQL
7 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.97%) Power BI
7 1 (0.97%) Presto
7 1 (0.97%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Toad
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.77%) Marketing
4 5 (4.85%) Advertising
5 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.88%) Retail
6 2 (1.94%) Games
6 2 (1.94%) Local Government
7 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (18.45%) Analyst
2 9 (8.74%) Consultant
2 9 (8.74%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (7.77%) Office 365 Consultant
3 8 (7.77%) Programme Director
3 8 (7.77%) SAP Programme Director
3 8 (7.77%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Analyst
4 7 (6.80%) Data Scientist
4 7 (6.80%) Lead Tester
4 7 (6.80%) Technical Leader
4 7 (6.80%) Technical Tester
4 7 (6.80%) Tester
5 6 (5.83%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) Data Analyst
5 6 (5.83%) IT Manager
5 6 (5.83%) Sales Executive
5 6 (5.83%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (3.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.91%) .NET
1 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
1 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
1 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (2.91%) CSS
1 3 (2.91%) HTML
1 3 (2.91%) WAP
2 2 (1.94%) jQuery
2 2 (1.94%) Middleware
3 1 (0.97%) EDI
3 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.97%) HTML5
3 1 (0.97%) Kafka
3 1 (0.97%) Laravel
3 1 (0.97%) REST
3 1 (0.97%) RESTful
3 1 (0.97%) Spring
3 1 (0.97%) Symfony
3 1 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.94%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.94%) LIMS
4 2 (1.94%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (1.94%) Smart Home
5 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.97%) Blog
5 1 (0.97%) CCTV
5 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.97%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.97%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Replication
5 1 (0.97%) Smart Energy
5 1 (0.97%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Windows
2 11 (10.68%) Linux
3 9 (8.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) Solaris
5 1 (0.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) Process Improvement
2 18 (17.48%) Analytics
2 18 (17.48%) Risk Management
3 16 (15.53%) Change Management
4 15 (14.56%) ITIL
5 12 (11.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (10.68%) Mathematics
6 11 (10.68%) Project Management
7 10 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.71%) Scrum
8 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
8 9 (8.74%) Data Modelling
9 8 (7.77%) Business Development
9 8 (7.77%) Business Transformation
9 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.77%) Programme Governance
9 8 (7.77%) Programme Management
9 8 (7.77%) Test Management
9 8 (7.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.24%) SQL
2 15 (14.56%) VBA
3 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.85%) VB
5 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.91%) C#
6 3 (2.91%) Java
6 3 (2.91%) PHP
7 2 (1.94%) Python
8 1 (0.97%) Perl
8 1 (0.97%) Ruby
8 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (33.98%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) CEH
3 7 (6.80%) ISEB
3 7 (6.80%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.80%) MCSA
3 7 (6.80%) MCSE
4 4 (3.88%) CCNA
4 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.88%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.91%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) HND
6 2 (1.94%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.97%) CISM
7 1 (0.97%) CISSP
7 1 (0.97%) MCTS
7 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.97%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.88%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.91%) DFS Replication
4 3 (2.91%) XenApp
5 1 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.85%) SCCM
3 3 (2.91%) WSUS
4 1 (0.97%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (0.97%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.97%) SCOM
4 1 (0.97%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (37.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.68%) SAP
3 9 (8.74%) VMware
4 8 (7.77%) Oracle
5 7 (6.80%) Veeam
6 6 (5.83%) Cisco
6 6 (5.83%) Citrix
7 4 (3.88%) CA
7 4 (3.88%) Mitel
8 3 (2.91%) arcserve
8 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.91%) Sophos
8 3 (2.91%) Symantec
8 3 (2.91%) Veritas
9 2 (1.94%) HP
10 1 (0.97%) Dell
10 1 (0.97%) Ericsson
10 1 (0.97%) Pegasus
10 1 (0.97%) Sage
10 1 (0.97%) Sun