The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Rational Unified Process (RUP)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 239 220
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19  
Permanent jobs citing RUP 11 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.099% 0.070%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.11% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £53,250 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.80% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4576 5402 5023
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.27% 88.69% 87.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3797 4188 4136
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

RUP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

RUP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for RUP in the West Midlands

RUP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RUP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RUP in the West Midlands

RUP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RUP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Birmingham +9 5 £55,000 -12.00%
Shropshire - 3 £68,975 - 1
Warwickshire +15 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Coventry - 1 £51,500 - 1
RUP
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for RUP.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) UML
3 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 12 (66.67%) SDLC
4 9 (50.00%) Use Case
5 8 (44.44%) Degree
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (38.89%) Finance
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
7 6 (33.33%) Retail
7 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) Open Source
8 5 (27.78%) Middleware
8 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
8 5 (27.78%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) SOAP
9 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 4 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 4 (22.22%) Unified Process
10 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 3 (16.67%) Scrum

RUP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
1 3 (16.67%) Documentum
1 3 (16.67%) Mule
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) eggPlant
2 2 (11.11%) JBehave
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) JMeter
2 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.11%) WATIR
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 9 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Retail Business Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
1 5 (27.78%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) Java RMI
2 3 (16.67%) JDBC
2 3 (16.67%) JPA
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
2 3 (16.67%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) Spring
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) Drools
3 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 2 (11.11%) Java SE
3 2 (11.11%) JSP
3 2 (11.11%) OSGi
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) UML
3 12 (66.67%) SDLC
3 12 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 9 (50.00%) Use Case
5 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 6 (33.33%) TDD
6 6 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) Open Source
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 4 (22.22%) Unified Process
8 4 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (16.67%) Content Management
9 3 (16.67%) ITIL
9 3 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science Degree
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Pega
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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