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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 107 110 86
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs citing UML 152 167 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.27% 2.37% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.86% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 125 140 194
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
5592 5848 5899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.49% 82.90% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4525 4762 4869
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 +32 90 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Cheshire -10 46 £41,250 +3.12% 10
Lancashire +3 8 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Merseyside -18 8 £40,000 -33.33%
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 123 (44.24%) Finance
2 113 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (35.97%) OO
4 92 (33.09%) .NET
5 88 (31.65%) C#
6 81 (29.14%) Windows
7 75 (26.98%) XML
8 69 (24.82%) Java
9 66 (23.74%) SQL Server
10 63 (22.66%) SQL
11 62 (22.30%) Web Services
12 58 (20.86%) JavaScript
13 57 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
14 54 (19.42%) HTML
15 48 (17.27%) Microsoft
15 48 (17.27%) CSS
16 44 (15.83%) Use Case
17 42 (15.11%) J2EE
18 41 (14.75%) Degree
19 40 (14.39%) Software Engineering
20 38 (13.67%) ASP.NET
21 36 (12.95%) OOP
21 36 (12.95%) Systems Analysis
22 35 (12.59%) TDD
23 34 (12.23%) Business Analysis
24 33 (11.87%) Retail
24 33 (11.87%) OOD
25 32 (11.51%) MySQL
25 32 (11.51%) LINQ
26 30 (10.79%) Data Modelling

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 13 (4.68%) CMS
2 8 (2.88%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.16%) CICS
3 6 (2.16%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.80%) IIS
5 4 (1.44%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.72%) JBoss
6 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 18 (6.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Tridion
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 24 (8.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (9.71%) HTTP
2 7 (2.52%) Internet
3 4 (1.44%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.72%) Intranet
4 2 (0.72%) LAN
4 2 (0.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (23.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.51%) MySQL
3 28 (10.07%) Relational Database
4 22 (7.91%) RDBMS
5 11 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (3.60%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (2.16%) DB2
9 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (8.63%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.19%) NUnit
3 18 (6.47%) JUnit
4 12 (4.32%) Visual Studio
5 11 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.24%) Subversion
7 6 (2.16%) Maven
7 6 (2.16%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.44%) PVCS
9 2 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.36%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
General
1 123 (44.24%) Finance
2 33 (11.87%) Retail
3 23 (8.27%) Marketing
4 15 (5.40%) Banking
5 11 (3.96%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.88%) Electronics
7 6 (2.16%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.80%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 119 (42.81%) Developer
2 112 (40.29%) Analyst
3 105 (37.77%) Business Analyst
4 81 (29.14%) Systems Analyst
5 52 (18.71%) Business Systems Analyst
5 52 (18.71%) C# Developer
6 46 (16.55%) Software Developer
7 39 (14.03%) .NET Developer
8 31 (11.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (9.35%) Senior Developer
10 23 (8.27%) Java Developer
11 20 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (7.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (7.19%) C# Software Developer
12 19 (6.83%) Architect
13 17 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
14 16 (5.76%) Senior Java Developer
14 16 (5.76%) Java Software Developer
14 16 (5.76%) Senior Java Software Developer
14 16 (5.76%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (33.09%) .NET
2 75 (26.98%) XML
3 62 (22.30%) Web Services
4 54 (19.42%) HTML
5 48 (17.27%) CSS
6 42 (15.11%) J2EE
7 38 (13.67%) ASP.NET
8 32 (11.51%) LINQ
9 29 (10.43%) RESTful
9 29 (10.43%) WCF
9 29 (10.43%) WPF
10 28 (10.07%) Ajax
11 25 (8.99%) REST
12 23 (8.27%) SOAP
13 22 (7.91%) JSP
13 22 (7.91%) JMS
14 21 (7.55%) .NET Framework
15 19 (6.83%) MSMQ
16 12 (4.32%) DHTML
16 12 (4.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.50%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.63%) N-Tier
3 22 (7.91%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.04%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.24%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (2.88%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.52%) User Experience
8 6 (2.16%) Blackberry
8 6 (2.16%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.44%) Physics
9 4 (1.44%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.44%) FMCG
9 4 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.72%) Replication
10 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.36%) NHS
11 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 81 (29.14%) Windows
2 11 (3.96%) Linux
2 11 (3.96%) Windows Mobile
3 9 (3.24%) Android
3 9 (3.24%) Apple iOS
3 9 (3.24%) Windows Phone
4 6 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.44%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (35.97%) OO
3 44 (15.83%) Use Case
4 40 (14.39%) Software Engineering
5 36 (12.95%) Systems Analysis
5 36 (12.95%) OOP
6 35 (12.59%) TDD
7 34 (12.23%) Business Analysis
8 33 (11.87%) OOD
9 30 (10.79%) Data Modelling
10 29 (10.43%) BPMN
11 28 (10.07%) E-Commerce
12 26 (9.35%) Unit Testing
12 26 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (7.91%) Load Balancing
14 20 (7.19%) Stress Testing
14 20 (7.19%) Waterfall
15 17 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (6.12%) Project Management
16 14 (5.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 88 (31.65%) C#
2 69 (24.82%) Java
3 63 (22.66%) SQL
4 58 (20.86%) JavaScript
5 26 (9.35%) C++
6 19 (6.83%) VBA
6 19 (6.83%) C
7 16 (5.76%) PHP
8 12 (4.32%) VB
8 12 (4.32%) VB6
9 9 (3.24%) Embedded C
9 9 (3.24%) Embedded C++
10 7 (2.52%) T-SQL
11 6 (2.16%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.16%) COBOL
11 6 (2.16%) XPath
12 3 (1.08%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.72%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (14.75%) Degree
2 30 (10.79%) ISEB
3 4 (1.44%) HNC
3 4 (1.44%) HND
4 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) IIBA
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.19%) WAI
2 8 (2.88%) QA
3 4 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.72%) SLA
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 48 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.19%) Oracle
3 6 (2.16%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.16%) VMware
3 6 (2.16%) Symbian
4 3 (1.08%) Apple
5 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.36%) Fiserv
5 1 (0.36%) Sybase
5 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.36%) SunGard
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