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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 135 84 92
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +8
Permanent jobs citing UML 127 201 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.75% 3.00% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 3.70% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 108 176 200
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £61,000 £56,500
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
6026 5429 6354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 82.88% 80.98% 80.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5180 4514 5597
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -38 75 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Cheshire -30 35 £41,250 +10.00% 3
Merseyside -4 9 £63,000 -0.78% 2
Lancashire -5 7 £38,000 +8.57% 2
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 159 (55.21%) Finance
2 139 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (34.38%) OO
4 93 (32.29%) Java
5 91 (31.60%) .NET
6 79 (27.43%) J2EE
7 75 (26.04%) C#
8 67 (23.26%) Waterfall
9 66 (22.92%) SQL Server
10 61 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 58 (20.14%) XML
12 55 (19.10%) ASP.NET
13 52 (18.06%) Banking
14 50 (17.36%) SQL
15 49 (17.01%) Windows
16 48 (16.67%) HTML
17 47 (16.32%) Risk Analysis
18 46 (15.97%) COBOL
18 46 (15.97%) CSS
18 46 (15.97%) DB2
18 46 (15.97%) Web Services
18 46 (15.97%) Mainframe
18 46 (15.97%) CICS
19 45 (15.63%) JavaScript
19 45 (15.63%) WCF
20 40 (13.89%) Data Modelling
21 39 (13.54%) Systems Analysis
21 39 (13.54%) Use Case
22 38 (13.19%) BPMN
22 38 (13.19%) OOD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 46 (15.97%) CICS
2 8 (2.78%) CMS
3 5 (1.74%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.04%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.69%) WordPress
6 2 (0.69%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) IIS
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) Edge Animate
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.21%) HTTP
2 10 (3.47%) Internet
3 2 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.35%) SSH
4 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 46 (15.97%) DB2
3 19 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (6.25%) MySQL
4 18 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.90%) RDBMS
6 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.04%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.69%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.69%) Big Data
11 2 (0.69%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.51%) Git (software)
2 12 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.17%) JUnit
2 12 (4.17%) NUnit
3 8 (2.78%) Subversion
4 6 (2.08%) MSTest
4 6 (2.08%) SpecFlow
4 6 (2.08%) Selenium
5 5 (1.74%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.39%) Maven
6 4 (1.39%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.69%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.69%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.35%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.35%) Aptana Studio
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.35%) Sublime Text
General
1 159 (55.21%) Finance
2 52 (18.06%) Banking
3 24 (8.33%) Retail
4 21 (7.29%) Marketing
5 6 (2.08%) Billing
6 5 (1.74%) Back Office
7 4 (1.39%) Electronics
8 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.69%) Front Office
8 2 (0.69%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Advertising
9 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 107 (37.15%) Developer
2 106 (36.81%) Analyst
3 96 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 68 (23.61%) Systems Analyst
5 64 (22.22%) Architect
6 43 (14.93%) Designer
7 42 (14.58%) Business Systems Analyst
7 42 (14.58%) C# Developer
8 35 (12.15%) Solutions Architect
8 35 (12.15%) Senior Developer
9 30 (10.42%) Applications Architect
10 28 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
11 27 (9.38%) .NET Developer
12 21 (7.29%) Solutions Designer
13 20 (6.94%) Software Developer
14 19 (6.60%) Java Developer
15 17 (5.90%) Senior Analyst
15 17 (5.90%) Senior Business Analyst
16 14 (4.86%) Technical Analyst
16 14 (4.86%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (31.60%) .NET
2 79 (27.43%) J2EE
3 58 (20.14%) XML
4 55 (19.10%) ASP.NET
5 48 (16.67%) HTML
6 46 (15.97%) CSS
6 46 (15.97%) Web Services
7 45 (15.63%) WCF
8 25 (8.68%) LINQ
8 25 (8.68%) RESTful
9 24 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 22 (7.64%) Ajax
11 20 (6.94%) WPF
11 20 (6.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 19 (6.60%) WinForms
13 17 (5.90%) REST
14 16 (5.56%) JMS
14 16 (5.56%) SOAP
15 14 (4.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.97%) Mainframe
2 36 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.21%) User Experience
5 14 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (4.51%) Blackberry
7 11 (3.82%) N-Tier
8 9 (3.13%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.74%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.04%) FMCG
11 2 (0.69%) Open Source
11 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.69%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.35%) Derivative
12 1 (0.35%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.01%) Windows
2 15 (5.21%) Windows Mobile
3 14 (4.86%) Android
3 14 (4.86%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.51%) Windows Phone
5 7 (2.43%) Linux
6 5 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.69%) UNIX
8 1 (0.35%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (34.38%) OO
3 67 (23.26%) Waterfall
4 61 (21.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (16.32%) Risk Analysis
6 40 (13.89%) Data Modelling
7 39 (13.54%) Systems Analysis
7 39 (13.54%) Use Case
8 38 (13.19%) BPMN
8 38 (13.19%) OOD
9 37 (12.85%) TDD
10 33 (11.46%) MVC
11 32 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 31 (10.76%) Business Analysis
13 26 (9.03%) Software Engineering
14 24 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
14 24 (8.33%) Unit Testing
14 24 (8.33%) OOP
15 23 (7.99%) PRINCE2
16 19 (6.60%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (32.29%) Java
2 75 (26.04%) C#
3 50 (17.36%) SQL
4 46 (15.97%) COBOL
5 45 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 13 (4.51%) PHP
7 11 (3.82%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.47%) VB
8 10 (3.47%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.47%) VB6
9 9 (3.13%) VBA
10 8 (2.78%) C++
11 5 (1.74%) C
12 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.39%) XPath
13 2 (0.69%) Ada
14 1 (0.35%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.35%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.35%) Python
14 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (9.72%) Degree
2 26 (9.03%) ISEB
3 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.35%) HNC
4 1 (0.35%) HND
4 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.82%) WAI
2 9 (3.13%) QA
3 3 (1.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 28 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.51%) Symbian
3 9 (3.13%) Oracle
4 5 (1.74%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.39%) VMware
6 2 (0.69%) SAP
6 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.35%) Google
7 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.35%) Sybase
7 1 (0.35%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
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