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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 87 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing UML 16 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.07% 1.82% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 2.16% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 8
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,800 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.87% +1.25%
UML
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1220 1018 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.55% 84.41% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 806 628 670
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

UML
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

UML Salary Trend in Edinburgh

UML
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

UML Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
3 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
3 22 (43.14%) Scrum
4 16 (31.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (27.45%) Banking
6 12 (23.53%) C#
6 12 (23.53%) .NET
7 11 (21.57%) SQL
7 11 (21.57%) XML
7 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
8 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
8 10 (19.61%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
10 8 (15.69%) BDD
11 7 (13.73%) HTML
11 7 (13.73%) IIS
11 7 (13.73%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.73%) SOA
11 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (13.73%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (13.73%) TDD
11 7 (13.73%) Retail
11 7 (13.73%) FLEXCUBE
11 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
11 7 (13.73%) Retail Banking
11 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
11 7 (13.73%) Temenos T24
11 7 (13.73%) Domain-Driven Design

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (13.73%) IIS
1 7 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (13.73%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) SQL Server
2 16 (31.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.92%) Subversion
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) Hudson
2 2 (3.92%) FishEye
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (27.45%) Banking
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Retail Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Analyst
2 22 (43.14%) Business Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Architect
4 8 (15.69%) Banking Business Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Senior .NET Architect
5 7 (13.73%) .NET Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) Author
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Author
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) UML Business Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Lead Business Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.96%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) .NET
2 11 (21.57%) XML
3 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
4 7 (13.73%) HTML
5 2 (3.92%) J2EE
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) EJB
5 2 (3.92%) CSS
5 2 (3.92%) JSP
5 2 (3.92%) Servlets
5 2 (3.92%) JMS
6 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.96%) Dojo
6 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (1.96%) JPA
6 1 (1.96%) EJB 3.0
6 1 (1.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.96%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Tandem
3 1 (1.96%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (43.14%) Scrum
3 11 (21.57%) Data Modelling
4 10 (19.61%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) BDD
6 7 (13.73%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (13.73%) Project Planning
6 7 (13.73%) TDD
6 7 (13.73%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.73%) SOA
6 7 (13.73%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (13.73%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (11.76%) Project Management
7 6 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (9.80%) Use Case
8 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.88%) ERD
10 3 (5.88%) Workflow
10 3 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) C#
2 11 (21.57%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) C
4 3 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) C++
5 2 (3.92%) VB
5 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.92%) VB6
6 1 (1.96%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) JBoss
2 2 (3.92%) Citrix
2 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) Twitter
3 1 (1.96%) HP