The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UML over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 89 87 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing UML 40 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.09% 2.14% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 2.62% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 40
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
UML
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1645 1410 1640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.86% 81.46% 82.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1138 1375
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UML
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

UML Salary Trend in Cheshire

UML
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UML across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

UML Salary Histogram in Cheshire

UML
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 25 £41,250 -8.33%
Macclesfield +1 5 £45,000 +9.09%
Runcorn +2 1 - -
Knutsford -11 1 £57,500 +59.72%
Chester - 1 £42,500 -
UML
North West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 73 (69.52%) Finance
2 41 (39.05%) Systems Analysis
3 37 (35.24%) Java
3 37 (35.24%) BPMN
4 33 (31.43%) J2EE
4 33 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (28.57%) Banking
5 30 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 29 (27.62%) Risk Analysis
6 29 (27.62%) .NET
7 28 (26.67%) Mainframe
7 28 (26.67%) CICS
7 28 (26.67%) DB2
7 28 (26.67%) COBOL
8 26 (24.76%) PRINCE2
9 25 (23.81%) Business Analysis
10 24 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (22.86%) Data Mapping
11 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (16.19%) ISEB
13 12 (11.43%) Data Modelling
13 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
14 11 (10.48%) SQL
15 10 (9.52%) XML
16 9 (8.57%) VBA
16 9 (8.57%) Use Case
17 8 (7.62%) C#
18 7 (6.67%) Web Services
19 6 (5.71%) QA

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 28 (26.67%) CICS
2 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.95%) JBoss
2 1 (0.95%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.95%) Edge Animate
2 1 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) GoldMine
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) SSH
2 1 (0.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.67%) DB2
2 24 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.86%) MySQL
5 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.95%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.95%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (0.95%) Sublime Text
General
1 73 (69.52%) Finance
2 30 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
3 3 (2.86%) Electronics
4 2 (1.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (55.24%) Analyst
2 46 (43.81%) Systems Analyst
3 45 (42.86%) Business Analyst
4 29 (27.62%) Architect
5 26 (24.76%) Designer
6 21 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
7 17 (16.19%) Applications Architect
8 14 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
9 13 (12.38%) Solutions Designer
9 13 (12.38%) Technical Business Analyst
10 12 (11.43%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 12 (11.43%) Senior Systems Analyst
10 12 (11.43%) Senior Business Analyst
10 12 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
11 9 (8.57%) Financial Business Analyst
11 9 (8.57%) Financial Services Business Analyst
12 8 (7.62%) Developer
13 5 (4.76%) Test Manager
14 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.43%) J2EE
2 29 (27.62%) .NET
3 10 (9.52%) XML
4 7 (6.67%) Web Services
5 5 (4.76%) WCF
5 5 (4.76%) WPF
6 3 (2.86%) SOAP
7 2 (1.90%) REST
7 2 (1.90%) HTML
7 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.90%) CSS
7 2 (1.90%) MSMQ
7 2 (1.90%) LINQ
7 2 (1.90%) jQuery
8 1 (0.95%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.95%) Java EE
8 1 (0.95%) JSON
8 1 (0.95%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.95%) RESTful
8 1 (0.95%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.90%) W3C
5 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.95%) NHS
5 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
2 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.95%) Linux
2 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (39.05%) Systems Analysis
2 37 (35.24%) BPMN
3 33 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 29 (27.62%) Risk Analysis
6 26 (24.76%) PRINCE2
7 25 (23.81%) Business Analysis
8 24 (22.86%) Data Mapping
9 12 (11.43%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.57%) Use Case
11 6 (5.71%) Automated Testing
12 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
13 3 (2.86%) OO
13 3 (2.86%) Project Management
14 2 (1.90%) ERP
14 2 (1.90%) BPR
14 2 (1.90%) Configuration Management
14 2 (1.90%) E-Commerce
14 2 (1.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.24%) Java
2 28 (26.67%) COBOL
3 11 (10.48%) SQL
4 9 (8.57%) VBA
5 8 (7.62%) C#
6 2 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.95%) Python
7 1 (0.95%) PHP
7 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (16.19%) ISEB
2 6 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.90%) Oracle
3 1 (0.95%) Google
3 1 (0.95%) SAP
3 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.95%) JD Edwards
3 1 (0.95%) IBM