The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rational Unified Process (RUP)
UK
Rank 529 643 558
Rank change year-on-year +114 -85  
Permanent jobs citing RUP 354 331 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 274 268 343
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +22.22%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75633 91466 92413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.55% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62140 75689 74754
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

RUP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for RUP in the UK

RUP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RUP over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for RUP in the UK

RUP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +105 347 £65,000 - 24
London +17 137 £72,500 - 5
Yorkshire +50 65 £57,500 +35.29% 8
North West +16 54 £70,000 +27.27% 6
Manchester +10 53 £70,000 +27.27% 6
West Yorkshire +37 46 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Leeds +26 46 £55,000 +29.41% 7
South West +44 45 £62,500 -10.71%
Bristol +35 38 £65,000 -7.14%
City of London +54 30 £72,500 +3.57% 1
South East +76 23 £47,500 +5.55% 2
South Yorkshire - 21 £57,500 - 1
Sheffield - 21 £57,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 16 £70,000 -
Nottingham - 16 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 16 £70,000 -
Berkshire +46 14 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Surrey +38 9 £47,500 -38.70% 1
Wokingham - 8 £47,500 -
West Midlands +26 7 £43,750 -30.00% 2
Gloucestershire +1 7 £47,500 -20.83%
Walton-on-Thames - 6 £47,500 -
Coventry - 4 £44,375 -
Warwickshire +28 3 £39,500 -36.80%
Scotland +25 3 £51,500 -
Glasgow +21 2 £50,250 -2.42%
Canary Wharf -11 2 £78,750 +5.00%
Rochdale - 2 £70,000 -
Reading +33 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Guildford +20 1 £55,000 +10.00%

RUP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for RUP.

1 633 (92.01%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (72.09%) Scrum
3 332 (48.26%) DSDM
3 332 (48.26%) Continuous Integration
4 302 (43.90%) UML
5 272 (39.53%) Finance
6 269 (39.10%) Java
6 269 (39.10%) Oracle
7 258 (37.50%) OO
8 234 (34.01%) SQL
9 198 (28.78%) DevOps
10 191 (27.76%) Retail
11 186 (27.03%) C#
12 181 (26.31%) Python
13 174 (25.29%) Puppet
14 168 (24.42%) Opscode Chef
15 159 (23.11%) Amazon AWS
16 158 (22.97%) OpenStack
17 157 (22.82%) TDD
18 152 (22.09%) WebSphere
19 150 (21.80%) Kanban
20 147 (21.37%) JBoss
20 147 (21.37%) WebLogic
21 146 (21.22%) Linux
22 145 (21.08%) Bash Shell
23 141 (20.49%) .NET
24 139 (20.20%) NoSQL
25 138 (20.06%) Web Services
26 128 (18.60%) Software Engineering
27 127 (18.46%) XML

RUP
Top Related 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
1 158 (22.97%) OpenStack
2 152 (22.09%) WebSphere
3 147 (21.37%) JBoss
3 147 (21.37%) WebLogic
4 124 (18.02%) Tomcat
5 109 (15.84%) Jetty
6 85 (12.35%) Elasticsearch
7 84 (12.21%) CloudStack
8 83 (12.06%) Apache Spark
9 81 (11.77%) Apache Solr
10 28 (4.07%) nginx
11 25 (3.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 25 (3.63%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (1.60%) MS Exchange
13 10 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.73%) Apache
15 4 (0.58%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.44%) CMS
16 3 (0.44%) TPMS
Applications
1 31 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.87%) MS Project
4 3 (0.44%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.44%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.29%) MS Office
6 1 (0.15%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 22 (3.20%) Oracle Financials
1 22 (3.20%) Oracle Retail
1 22 (3.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 16 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.87%) Bankmaster
3 6 (0.87%) CA PPM
3 6 (0.87%) Finacle
3 6 (0.87%) Misys Equation
3 6 (0.87%) Primavera
3 6 (0.87%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.44%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 159 (23.11%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.34%) PaaS
4 13 (1.89%) IaaS
5 11 (1.60%) SaaS
6 8 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
9 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.81%) Firewall
2 26 (3.78%) Internet
3 19 (2.76%) LAN
3 19 (2.76%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.76%) WAN
4 16 (2.33%) SAN
5 15 (2.18%) HTTP
6 13 (1.89%) Ethernet
6 13 (1.89%) HTTPS
6 13 (1.89%) SNMP
7 12 (1.74%) NAS
8 8 (1.16%) BIG-IP
8 8 (1.16%) VoIP
8 8 (1.16%) Wireless
9 7 (1.02%) DNS
9 7 (1.02%) Junos
10 6 (0.87%) RS-232
11 5 (0.73%) DHCP
12 4 (0.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (20.20%) NoSQL
2 126 (18.31%) Big Data
3 109 (15.84%) SQL Server
4 107 (15.55%) MySQL
5 106 (15.41%) PostgreSQL
6 99 (14.39%) MongoDB
7 92 (13.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 90 (13.08%) Hadoop
9 88 (12.79%) Redis
10 86 (12.50%) Couchbase
10 86 (12.50%) Riak
11 78 (11.34%) Relational Database
12 43 (6.25%) Oracle Database
13 37 (5.38%) RDBMS
14 36 (5.23%) Oracle Database 11g
15 29 (4.22%) InterSystems Cache
16 21 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 70 (10.17%) Subversion
2 68 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 67 (9.74%) MSTest
3 67 (9.74%) NUnit
4 44 (6.40%) Git (software)
5 42 (6.10%) Maven
6 39 (5.67%) Ant
6 39 (5.67%) JUnit
7 29 (4.22%) Eclipse
7 29 (4.22%) Hudson
7 29 (4.22%) Sonatype Nexus
8 26 (3.78%) TeamCity
9 15 (2.18%) Talend Open Studio
10 14 (2.03%) Mercurial
11 13 (1.89%) CppUnit
11 13 (1.89%) GDB
11 13 (1.89%) Valgrind
11 13 (1.89%) XMLSpy
12 10 (1.45%) JIRA
13 9 (1.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 272 (39.53%) Finance
2 191 (27.76%) Retail
3 123 (17.88%) Banking
4 22 (3.20%) Investment Banking
5 18 (2.62%) Marketing
6 14 (2.03%) Local Government
7 12 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.58%) Legal
9 4 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.58%) Publishing
10 3 (0.44%) Law
11 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.29%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 167 (24.27%) Developer
2 137 (19.91%) Architect
3 90 (13.08%) Java Developer
4 89 (12.94%) Software Engineer
5 83 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 82 (11.92%) Analyst
7 77 (11.19%) Business Analyst
8 66 (9.59%) Senior Developer
9 61 (8.87%) .NET Software Engineer
9 61 (8.87%) C# Software Engineer
10 55 (7.99%) Platform Engineer
11 49 (7.12%) Project Manager
12 47 (6.83%) Technical Architect
13 41 (5.96%) Senior Java Developer
14 39 (5.67%) Infrastructure Architect
15 37 (5.38%) Consultant
16 35 (5.09%) Agile Business Analyst
16 35 (5.09%) Agile Project Manager
17 29 (4.22%) C# Architect
17 29 (4.22%) PHP Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (20.49%) .NET
2 138 (20.06%) Web Services
3 127 (18.46%) XML
4 120 (17.44%) HTML
5 108 (15.70%) SOAP
6 104 (15.12%) AngularJS
7 102 (14.83%) CSS
8 97 (14.10%) RESTful
9 92 (13.37%) XSLT
10 88 (12.79%) React
11 80 (11.63%) Elastic Stack
11 80 (11.63%) Lucene
12 75 (10.90%) jQuery
13 68 (9.88%) ASP.NET
14 67 (9.74%) LINQ
14 67 (9.74%) Silverlight
14 67 (9.74%) WCF
14 67 (9.74%) WPF
15 64 (9.30%) REST
15 64 (9.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 58 (8.43%) Management Information System
3 49 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.98%) Data Centre
5 42 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (5.67%) User Experience
7 38 (5.52%) Data Structures
8 32 (4.65%) Algorithms
9 26 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 19 (2.76%) NHS
11 14 (2.03%) Internet of Things
12 11 (1.60%) PMI
13 9 (1.31%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.16%) N-Tier
15 7 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
15 7 (1.02%) Online Banking
16 6 (0.87%) Industrial Internet of Things
16 6 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
17 5 (0.73%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 146 (21.22%) Linux
2 120 (17.44%) Unix
3 85 (12.35%) Windows
4 58 (8.43%) Android
4 58 (8.43%) Apple iOS
5 26 (3.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.33%) Solaris
7 11 (1.60%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.87%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.87%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 633 (92.01%) Agile Software Development
2 496 (72.09%) Scrum
3 332 (48.26%) Continuous Integration
3 332 (48.26%) DSDM
4 302 (43.90%) UML
5 258 (37.50%) OO
6 198 (28.78%) DevOps
7 157 (22.82%) TDD
8 150 (21.80%) Kanban
9 128 (18.60%) Software Engineering
10 125 (18.17%) Waterfall
11 121 (17.59%) Multithreading
12 120 (17.44%) Mentoring
13 107 (15.55%) Software Delivery
14 103 (14.97%) ITIL
15 96 (13.95%) PRINCE2
15 96 (13.95%) Service Delivery
16 95 (13.81%) Configuration Management
17 93 (13.52%) TOGAF
18 92 (13.37%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 269 (39.10%) Java
2 234 (34.01%) SQL
3 186 (27.03%) C#
4 181 (26.31%) Python
5 145 (21.08%) Bash Shell
6 124 (18.02%) JavaScript
7 116 (16.86%) Shell Script
8 109 (15.84%) Ruby
9 101 (14.68%) C++
10 73 (10.61%) T-SQL
11 72 (10.47%) Go
12 61 (8.87%) PL/SQL
13 59 (8.58%) Perl
14 54 (7.85%) PHP
15 48 (6.98%) Groovy
16 45 (6.54%) C
17 37 (5.38%) Scala
18 15 (2.18%) Clojure
19 6 (0.87%) XAML
20 3 (0.44%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 91 (13.23%) Degree
2 45 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.91%) DV Cleared
4 16 (2.33%) AWS Certification
4 16 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.18%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.45%) PMP
8 9 (1.31%) APMP
9 7 (1.02%) CCNA
9 7 (1.02%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 7 (1.02%) JNCIA
10 6 (0.87%) ISEB
11 4 (0.58%) GIAC
11 4 (0.58%) GSEC
11 4 (0.58%) MBCS
12 2 (0.29%) MCSD
12 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.15%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.25%) QA
2 19 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 5 (0.73%) COBIT
4 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.29%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 84 (12.21%) vSphere
1 84 (12.21%) Xen
1 84 (12.21%) XenServer
2 23 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.16%) Docker
6 5 (0.73%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 174 (25.29%) Puppet
2 168 (24.42%) Opscode Chef
3 106 (15.41%) Ansible
4 88 (12.79%) Cobbler
4 88 (12.79%) Tivoli
5 83 (12.06%) Salt
6 80 (11.63%) Kibana
6 80 (11.63%) logstash
7 26 (3.78%) Terraform
8 15 (2.18%) Control-M
9 8 (1.16%) BladeLogic
9 8 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 5 (0.73%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (0.58%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.58%) SCCM
12 1 (0.15%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 269 (39.10%) Oracle
2 84 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 80 (11.63%) EnterpriseDB
4 28 (4.07%) Altova
4 28 (4.07%) ILOG
4 28 (4.07%) Splunk
5 26 (3.78%) Red Hat
6 25 (3.63%) Cognizant
6 25 (3.63%) VMware
7 22 (3.20%) ATG
7 22 (3.20%) Cisco
7 22 (3.20%) Hyperion
7 22 (3.20%) PeopleSoft
7 22 (3.20%) Retek
8 16 (2.33%) Google
8 16 (2.33%) hybris
9 15 (2.18%) Fiorano
9 15 (2.18%) Talend
9 15 (2.18%) WSO2
10 13 (1.89%) TIBCO
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
BJSS Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Health, Pension and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Candidate Source
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Intotec
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Medical, Pension, Holidays etc
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago