The first table below looks at the demand for UML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UML over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 43 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing UML 12 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.62% 3.13% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 4.12% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 19
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
346 364 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.55% 75.83% 71.56%
Number of salaries quoted 287 313 429
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
UML
North West

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

UML
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

UML Salary Trend in Lancashire

UML
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UML across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

UML Salary Histogram in Lancashire

UML
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston 0 7 £55,000 -
Burnley - 7 £55,000 -
Blackburn +1 3 £39,000 -6.02%
Blackpool - 1 - -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £21,500 -
UML
North West

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 11 (50.00%) PHP
3 11 (50.00%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) Business Analysis
5 9 (40.91%) J2EE
5 9 (40.91%) RAD
5 9 (40.91%) MS Visio
5 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (31.82%) User Stories
6 7 (31.82%) Retail
7 6 (27.27%) Use Case
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
9 4 (18.18%) XML
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle
9 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Jetty
11 2 (9.09%) OC4J

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (9.09%) Jetty
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Analyst
2 13 (59.09%) Business Analyst
3 12 (54.55%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (22.73%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Software Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) .NET
1 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 9 (40.91%) J2EE
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) OC4J
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) Servlets
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) Struts
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) Spring
6 2 (9.09%) JSF
6 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.55%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) IVR
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 11 (50.00%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) Business Analysis
5 9 (40.91%) RAD
5 9 (40.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (31.82%) User Stories
7 6 (27.27%) Use Case
8 5 (22.73%) Test Scripting
9 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 2 (9.09%) Web Development
12 1 (4.55%) MVC
12 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) PHP
1 11 (50.00%) C#
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) Business Objects