The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UML over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 57 56 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing UML 13 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.00% 1.01% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.31% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,400 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £36,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.37% +1.50%
UML
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 457 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 72.31% 77.20% 68.45%
Number of salaries quoted 422 388 214
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UML across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

UML
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UML across the Cardiff region.

UML Salary Trend in Cardiff

UML
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UML across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

UML Salary Histogram in Cardiff

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UML.

1 21 (70.00%) Web Services
2 18 (60.00%) Java
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 15 (50.00%) XML
5 13 (43.33%) Scrum
6 12 (40.00%) OO
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (36.67%) C++
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
8 10 (33.33%) UNIX
8 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (33.33%) Spring
8 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 9 (30.00%) MVC
10 8 (26.67%) PowerBuilder
10 8 (26.67%) SOAP
10 8 (26.67%) Oracle
11 6 (20.00%) J2EE
11 6 (20.00%) Maven
11 6 (20.00%) User Stories
11 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
12 5 (16.67%) Use Case
12 5 (16.67%) Open Source
12 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
12 5 (16.67%) Java EE
12 5 (16.67%) ISEB
12 5 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (16.67%) N-Tier

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing UML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited UML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
3 5 (16.67%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (13.33%) JUnit
5 3 (10.00%) ClearCase
5 3 (10.00%) Ant
5 3 (10.00%) ClearQuest
6 2 (6.67%) RequisitePro
6 2 (6.67%) Axure RP
6 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (6.67%) Hudson
6 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (3.33%) Grunt
7 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
7 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
7 1 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) JIRA
7 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Java Software Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Software Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) Web Services
2 15 (50.00%) XML
3 10 (33.33%) Spring
4 8 (26.67%) SOAP
5 6 (20.00%) J2EE
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) Struts
6 5 (16.67%) Java EE
6 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 4 (13.33%) Spring Web Flow
7 4 (13.33%) REST
8 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.00%) JPA
8 3 (10.00%) JSON
8 3 (10.00%) XSD
8 3 (10.00%) XSLT
8 3 (10.00%) JMS
9 2 (6.67%) JSP
9 2 (6.67%) Servlets
9 2 (6.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Scrum
2 12 (40.00%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) User Stories
5 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.67%) Use Case
6 5 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) RUP
6 5 (16.67%) DSDM
7 4 (13.33%) TDD
7 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) DevOps
8 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (10.00%) Release Management
8 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (36.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) VC++
6 1 (3.33%) Groovy
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) iRise
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter