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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 61 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs citing UML 4 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.67% 2.59% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 3.18% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 8
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.81%
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
461 471 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.71% 81.35% 64.96%
Number of salaries quoted 393 407 240
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 15 (71.43%) Web Services
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) XML
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
6 9 (42.86%) Scrum
6 9 (42.86%) Finance
7 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) C++
7 8 (38.10%) UNIX
8 7 (33.33%) OO
8 7 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
9 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 6 (28.57%) Spring
9 6 (28.57%) User Stories
9 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
10 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
10 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
10 5 (23.81%) Use Case
10 5 (23.81%) Open Source
10 5 (23.81%) ISEB
10 5 (23.81%) RUP
10 5 (23.81%) DSDM
10 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
11 4 (19.05%) SOAP
11 4 (19.05%) Maven
11 4 (19.05%) REST
11 4 (19.05%) DevOps
12 3 (14.29%) Apache Ivy

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) PowerBuilder
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
3 3 (14.29%) Apache Ivy
3 3 (14.29%) ClearQuest
3 3 (14.29%) ClearCase
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (9.52%) RequisitePro
4 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
5 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (4.76%) Hudson
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Web Services
2 11 (52.38%) XML
3 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 4 (19.05%) SOAP
4 4 (19.05%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (14.29%) Spring Web Flow
5 3 (14.29%) JPA
5 3 (14.29%) Java EE
5 3 (14.29%) JSON
5 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 3 (14.29%) Struts
5 3 (14.29%) JMS
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) XSD
5 3 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
6 1 (4.76%) Spring Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.76%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) N-Tier
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) User Stories
4 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 5 (23.81%) Business Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) Use Case
5 5 (23.81%) RUP
5 5 (23.81%) DSDM
5 5 (23.81%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Release Management
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Pair Programming
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Clojure
4 1 (4.76%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) Groovy
4 1 (4.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) iRise
3 1 (4.76%) Twitter
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase