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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
UK
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 635 578
Rank change year-on-year +105 -57  
Permanent jobs citing RUP 354 337 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.32% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 270 269 345
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  
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 £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year +4.54% +2.32%  

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 77188 92199 96461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.35% 88.76% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63463 76569 77919
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +99 348 £65,000 +4.00% 22
London -16 126 £75,000 +3.44% 5
Yorkshire +58 72 £57,500 +4.54% 5
North West +10 60 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Manchester +1 56 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Leeds +43 53 £55,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +31 53 £55,000 - 5
South West +46 47 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Bristol +36 42 £65,000 -7.14%
City of London +37 26 £75,000 +7.14% 1
South East +70 20 £47,500 +46.15% 2
South Yorkshire - 20 £57,500 -
Sheffield - 20 £57,500 -
East Midlands - 16 £70,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 16 £70,000 - 1
Nottingham - 15 £70,000 - 1
Berkshire - 11 £47,500 - 2
Surrey +50 10 £47,500 -5.00%
West Midlands +13 6 £45,000 -28.00%
Walton-on-Thames - 6 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire +17 5 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Wokingham - 5 £47,500 -
Cheshire -2 4 £47,500 - 1
Canary Wharf -8 3 £82,500 +57.14%
Knutsford - 3 £50,000 - 1
Reading - 3 - -
Coventry - 3 £45,000 -
Birmingham +11 2 - -
Scotland +6 2 £54,500 +5.82% 1
Rochdale - 2 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 608 (92.12%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (73.03%) Scrum
3 328 (49.70%) DSDM
4 318 (48.18%) Continuous Integration
5 284 (43.03%) UML
6 276 (41.82%) Oracle
7 265 (40.15%) Java
8 246 (37.27%) SQL
9 245 (37.12%) OO
10 242 (36.67%) Finance
11 204 (30.91%) DevOps
12 191 (28.94%) Python
13 175 (26.52%) C#
14 172 (26.06%) Puppet
15 166 (25.15%) Opscode Chef
16 157 (23.79%) Retail
17 156 (23.64%) Kanban
18 154 (23.33%) Linux
18 154 (23.33%) OpenStack
19 153 (23.18%) Amazon AWS
20 146 (22.12%) TDD
21 144 (21.82%) Bash Shell
22 135 (20.45%) WebSphere
23 132 (20.00%) NoSQL
24 130 (19.70%) Web Services
25 128 (19.39%) Unix
25 128 (19.39%) Software Engineering
26 127 (19.24%) JBoss
26 127 (19.24%) .NET
26 127 (19.24%) WebLogic

RUP
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
1 154 (23.33%) OpenStack
2 135 (20.45%) WebSphere
3 127 (19.24%) JBoss
3 127 (19.24%) WebLogic
4 113 (17.12%) Tomcat
5 97 (14.70%) Jetty
6 90 (13.64%) CloudStack
7 83 (12.58%) Elasticsearch
8 81 (12.27%) Apache Spark
9 80 (12.12%) Apache Solr
10 25 (3.79%) nginx
10 25 (3.79%) WebSphere Application Server
11 22 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
12 12 (1.82%) MS Exchange
13 11 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.61%) Apache
14 4 (0.61%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
15 3 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 2 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.45%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.45%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.15%) HipChat
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (3.33%) Oracle Financials
1 22 (3.33%) Oracle Retail
1 22 (3.33%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 16 (2.42%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.15%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.15%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) Finacle
4 1 (0.15%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.15%) Primavera
4 1 (0.15%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 153 (23.18%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.48%) PaaS
4 14 (2.12%) IaaS
5 12 (1.82%) SaaS
6 9 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.70%) Firewall
2 23 (3.48%) TCP/IP
3 21 (3.18%) HTTP
4 20 (3.03%) Internet
4 20 (3.03%) LAN
4 20 (3.03%) WAN
5 18 (2.73%) Ethernet
6 16 (2.42%) SAN
7 13 (1.97%) HTTPS
7 13 (1.97%) SNMP
8 12 (1.82%) NAS
9 10 (1.52%) RS-232
10 8 (1.21%) BIG-IP
10 8 (1.21%) VoIP
10 8 (1.21%) Wireless
11 6 (0.91%) DNS
11 6 (0.91%) Junos
12 4 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (0.61%) DHCP
12 4 (0.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 116 (17.58%) Big Data
3 101 (15.30%) SQL Server
4 96 (14.55%) MongoDB
5 94 (14.24%) MySQL
5 94 (14.24%) Redis
6 93 (14.09%) PostgreSQL
7 89 (13.48%) Hadoop
8 87 (13.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 86 (13.03%) Couchbase
9 86 (13.03%) Riak
10 75 (11.36%) Relational Database
11 43 (6.52%) Oracle Database
12 36 (5.45%) RDBMS
13 34 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
14 26 (3.94%) InterSystems Cache
15 13 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (1.82%) Oracle Exadata
17 10 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 71 (10.76%) MSTest
1 71 (10.76%) NUnit
1 71 (10.76%) Subversion
2 69 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 48 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 43 (6.52%) Maven
5 39 (5.91%) Ant
6 31 (4.70%) JUnit
7 27 (4.09%) TeamCity
8 26 (3.94%) Eclipse
8 26 (3.94%) Hudson
8 26 (3.94%) Sonatype Nexus
9 16 (2.42%) Mercurial
10 14 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (1.97%) CppUnit
11 13 (1.97%) GDB
11 13 (1.97%) Valgrind
11 13 (1.97%) Visual Studio
11 13 (1.97%) XMLSpy
12 12 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 242 (36.67%) Finance
2 157 (23.79%) Retail
3 100 (15.15%) Banking
4 21 (3.18%) Marketing
5 17 (2.58%) Investment Banking
6 13 (1.97%) Local Government
7 9 (1.36%) Telecoms
8 6 (0.91%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.61%) Legal
10 3 (0.45%) Law
10 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.45%) Publishing
11 2 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 166 (25.15%) Developer
2 133 (20.15%) Architect
3 90 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 88 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 83 (12.58%) Java Developer
6 69 (10.45%) Platform Engineer
7 66 (10.00%) Analyst
8 61 (9.24%) .NET Software Engineer
8 61 (9.24%) Business Analyst
8 61 (9.24%) C# Software Engineer
9 55 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 46 (6.97%) Technical Architect
11 38 (5.76%) Infrastructure Architect
12 34 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
13 32 (4.85%) Consultant
13 32 (4.85%) Project Manager
14 27 (4.09%) Agile Project Manager
15 26 (3.94%) .NET Developer
15 26 (3.94%) Java Architect
15 26 (3.94%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (19.70%) Web Services
2 127 (19.24%) .NET
3 118 (17.88%) XML
4 112 (16.97%) HTML
5 107 (16.21%) SOAP
6 102 (15.45%) CSS
7 97 (14.70%) RESTful
8 89 (13.48%) XSLT
9 87 (13.18%) AngularJS
10 79 (11.97%) Elastic Stack
10 79 (11.97%) Lucene
11 76 (11.52%) jQuery
12 74 (11.21%) React
13 71 (10.76%) LINQ
13 71 (10.76%) Silverlight
13 71 (10.76%) WCF
13 71 (10.76%) WPF
14 66 (10.00%) ASP.NET
15 61 (9.24%) WF
16 54 (8.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.64%) Management Information System
2 53 (8.03%) Computer Science
3 47 (7.12%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (6.97%) Data Centre
5 45 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
6 39 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
7 36 (5.45%) Data Structures
8 30 (4.55%) User Experience
9 26 (3.94%) Algorithms
10 20 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 19 (2.88%) Internet of Things
12 14 (2.12%) NHS
13 10 (1.52%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 10 (1.52%) N-Tier
14 9 (1.36%) PMI
15 8 (1.21%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (1.21%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.91%) Clustering
16 6 (0.91%) Fintech
16 6 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 154 (23.33%) Linux
2 128 (19.39%) Unix
3 79 (11.97%) Windows
4 46 (6.97%) Android
4 46 (6.97%) Apple iOS
5 27 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (2.42%) Solaris
7 12 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (1.52%) Mac OS
8 10 (1.52%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 608 (92.12%) Agile Software Development
2 482 (73.03%) Scrum
3 328 (49.70%) DSDM
4 318 (48.18%) Continuous Integration
5 284 (43.03%) UML
6 245 (37.12%) OO
7 204 (30.91%) DevOps
8 156 (23.64%) Kanban
9 146 (22.12%) TDD
10 128 (19.39%) Software Engineering
11 124 (18.79%) Waterfall
12 110 (16.67%) Multithreading
13 105 (15.91%) Mentoring
14 101 (15.30%) Configuration Management
15 99 (15.00%) Service Delivery
16 93 (14.09%) TOGAF
17 92 (13.94%) Software Delivery
17 92 (13.94%) Use Case
18 91 (13.79%) PRINCE2
19 86 (13.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 265 (40.15%) Java
2 246 (37.27%) SQL
3 191 (28.94%) Python
4 175 (26.52%) C#
5 144 (21.82%) Bash Shell
6 123 (18.64%) JavaScript
7 122 (18.48%) Shell Script
8 113 (17.12%) Ruby
9 108 (16.36%) C++
10 67 (10.15%) T-SQL
11 61 (9.24%) Go
11 61 (9.24%) PL/SQL
12 57 (8.64%) PHP
13 53 (8.03%) Perl
14 49 (7.42%) C
15 35 (5.30%) Groovy
16 25 (3.79%) Scala
17 10 (1.52%) XAML
18 5 (0.76%) Clojure
19 3 (0.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 97 (14.70%) Degree
2 31 (4.70%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.18%) AWS Certification
4 13 (1.97%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.06%) APMP
6 7 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.91%) CCNA
7 6 (0.91%) ISEB
7 6 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (0.91%) JNCIA
7 6 (0.91%) PMP
7 6 (0.91%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.45%) GIAC
8 3 (0.45%) GSEC
8 3 (0.45%) MBCS
9 2 (0.30%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.15%) CISM
10 1 (0.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.42%) QA
2 15 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 4 (0.61%) COBIT
3 4 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 90 (13.64%) vSphere
1 90 (13.64%) Xen
1 90 (13.64%) XenServer
2 22 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.42%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.52%) Docker
6 4 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (0.61%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 2 (0.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 172 (26.06%) Puppet
2 166 (25.15%) Opscode Chef
3 99 (15.00%) Ansible
4 97 (14.70%) Tivoli
5 94 (14.24%) Cobbler
6 79 (11.97%) Kibana
6 79 (11.97%) logstash
7 71 (10.76%) Salt
8 27 (4.09%) Terraform
9 16 (2.42%) Control-M
10 8 (1.21%) BladeLogic
10 8 (1.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 4 (0.61%) Kubernetes
11 4 (0.61%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.61%) SCCM
12 1 (0.15%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 276 (41.82%) Oracle
2 86 (13.03%) EnterpriseDB
3 72 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 27 (4.09%) Red Hat
5 26 (3.94%) Altova
5 26 (3.94%) Cognizant
6 25 (3.79%) ILOG
6 25 (3.79%) Splunk
7 24 (3.64%) VMware
8 22 (3.33%) ATG
8 22 (3.33%) Cisco
8 22 (3.33%) Hyperion
8 22 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
8 22 (3.33%) Retek
9 18 (2.73%) hybris
10 17 (2.58%) Google
11 15 (2.27%) TIBCO
12 13 (1.97%) IBM
13 12 (1.82%) BEA
13 12 (1.82%) Fiorano
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 85,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago