The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UML over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 127 105 84
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -21
Permanent jobs citing UML 143 157 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.90% 2.33% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.90% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 134 146 202
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £51,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.21%
UML
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6302 5407 5759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.89% 80.25% 79.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5285 4536 4958
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

UML
Salary Trend in the North West

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

UML Salary Trend in the North West

UML
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UML across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

UML Salary Histogram in the North West

UML
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Manchester -21 85 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Cheshire +16 51 £42,500 +19.71% 2
Merseyside +2 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 141 (47.64%) Finance
2 140 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (38.85%) .NET
4 102 (34.46%) OO
5 90 (30.41%) C#
6 87 (29.39%) SQL Server
7 82 (27.70%) Java
8 69 (23.31%) ASP.NET
9 66 (22.30%) J2EE
10 61 (20.61%) SQL
10 61 (20.61%) Waterfall
11 58 (19.59%) XML
12 57 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 54 (18.24%) HTML
13 54 (18.24%) WCF
14 53 (17.91%) Web Services
15 51 (17.23%) JavaScript
16 50 (16.89%) Banking
16 50 (16.89%) Use Case
17 49 (16.55%) CSS
18 47 (15.88%) Windows
19 46 (15.54%) DB2
19 46 (15.54%) COBOL
19 46 (15.54%) Mainframe
19 46 (15.54%) TDD
20 45 (15.20%) Risk Analysis
21 44 (14.86%) CICS
22 43 (14.53%) Microsoft
23 42 (14.19%) Systems Analysis
24 41 (13.85%) BPMN

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 44 (14.86%) CICS
2 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
2 6 (2.03%) WordPress
2 6 (2.03%) ExpressionEngine
3 4 (1.35%) CMS
4 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.01%) IIS
5 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.34%) Node.js
6 1 (0.34%) JBoss
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.36%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Edge Animate
4 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.34%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.11%) Internet
2 15 (5.07%) HTTP
3 2 (0.68%) SSL
4 1 (0.34%) SSH
4 1 (0.34%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (29.39%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.54%) DB2
3 24 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (7.09%) MySQL
5 20 (6.76%) Relational Database
6 18 (6.08%) RDBMS
7 12 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.01%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.01%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.68%) Big Data
11 2 (0.68%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.68%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.72%) Visual Studio
2 11 (3.72%) Selenium
3 10 (3.38%) MSTest
3 10 (3.38%) SpecFlow
4 9 (3.04%) JUnit
5 8 (2.70%) NUnit
6 5 (1.69%) Subversion
6 5 (1.69%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.35%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.01%) Maven
9 2 (0.68%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.34%) Aptana Studio
10 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.34%) Sublime Text
General
1 141 (47.64%) Finance
2 50 (16.89%) Banking
3 34 (11.49%) Marketing
4 16 (5.41%) Retail
5 10 (3.38%) Billing
6 4 (1.35%) Legal
7 3 (1.01%) Back Office
7 3 (1.01%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Front Office
8 2 (0.68%) Automotive
8 2 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 112 (37.84%) Analyst
2 111 (37.50%) Developer
3 85 (28.72%) Business Analyst
4 67 (22.64%) Systems Analyst
5 55 (18.58%) Architect
6 52 (17.57%) C# Developer
7 42 (14.19%) Senior Developer
7 42 (14.19%) Designer
7 42 (14.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (11.82%) Business Systems Analyst
9 31 (10.47%) .NET Developer
10 29 (9.80%) Applications Architect
11 28 (9.46%) Solutions Architect
12 21 (7.09%) Software Developer
12 21 (7.09%) Solutions Designer
12 21 (7.09%) Senior C# Developer
12 21 (7.09%) Agile C# Developer
13 19 (6.42%) Java Developer
14 14 (4.73%) Senior Business Analyst
14 14 (4.73%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (38.85%) .NET
2 69 (23.31%) ASP.NET
3 66 (22.30%) J2EE
4 58 (19.59%) XML
5 54 (18.24%) HTML
5 54 (18.24%) WCF
6 53 (17.91%) Web Services
7 49 (16.55%) CSS
8 39 (13.18%) LINQ
9 35 (11.82%) .NET Framework
9 35 (11.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (10.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 25 (8.45%) SOAP
12 22 (7.43%) WPF
12 22 (7.43%) RESTful
13 21 (7.09%) REST
13 21 (7.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (4.73%) WinForms
15 12 (4.05%) JSP
16 11 (3.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.54%) Mainframe
2 20 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.42%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (4.73%) User Experience
4 14 (4.73%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.05%) N-Tier
6 9 (3.04%) Blackberry
7 7 (2.36%) Open Source
8 5 (1.69%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.68%) W3C
12 1 (0.34%) NHS
12 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.34%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.34%) Derivative
12 1 (0.34%) iSeries
12 1 (0.34%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 47 (15.88%) Windows
2 11 (3.72%) Android
2 11 (3.72%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.38%) Windows Mobile
4 9 (3.04%) Linux
4 9 (3.04%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.35%) UNIX
6 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.68%) CentOS
7 2 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (34.46%) OO
3 61 (20.61%) Waterfall
4 57 (19.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (16.89%) Use Case
6 46 (15.54%) TDD
7 45 (15.20%) Risk Analysis
8 42 (14.19%) Systems Analysis
9 41 (13.85%) Data Modelling
9 41 (13.85%) BPMN
10 40 (13.51%) MVC
10 40 (13.51%) Business Analysis
11 39 (13.18%) Web Development
12 34 (11.49%) E-Commerce
12 34 (11.49%) PRINCE2
13 32 (10.81%) OOD
14 31 (10.47%) Enterprise Architecture
15 25 (8.45%) Unit Testing
16 24 (8.11%) Data Mapping
17 22 (7.43%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 90 (30.41%) C#
2 82 (27.70%) Java
3 61 (20.61%) SQL
4 51 (17.23%) JavaScript
5 46 (15.54%) COBOL
6 17 (5.74%) T-SQL
7 16 (5.41%) VBA
8 9 (3.04%) PHP
8 9 (3.04%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.36%) C++
10 5 (1.69%) C
11 4 (1.35%) VB
11 4 (1.35%) Ada
11 4 (1.35%) VB6
12 1 (0.34%) PHP5
12 1 (0.34%) Scala
12 1 (0.34%) Python
12 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (9.46%) Degree
2 23 (7.77%) ISEB
3 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.68%) MCP
4 2 (0.68%) MCSD
5 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.39%) QA
2 12 (4.05%) WAI
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
Vendors
1 43 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.04%) Symbian
2 9 (3.04%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.03%) Oracle
4 3 (1.01%) IBM
4 3 (1.01%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.01%) Omniture
5 2 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.34%) Google
6 1 (0.34%) Zend
6 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
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