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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 111 113 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing UML 145 161 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.20% 2.25% 2.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.72% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 112 140 189
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £34,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,875 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +1.17%
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
5507 5922 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.55% 82.63% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4400 4797 4803
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 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +29 82 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Cheshire -2 49 £41,500 +3.75% 6
Lancashire -2 7 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Merseyside -12 7 £40,000 -33.33%
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 117 (42.39%) Finance
2 115 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (35.87%) OO
4 91 (32.97%) .NET
5 86 (31.16%) C#
6 78 (28.26%) Windows
7 71 (25.72%) XML
8 64 (23.19%) Java
9 62 (22.46%) SQL
9 62 (22.46%) SQL Server
9 62 (22.46%) Web Services
10 60 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
11 56 (20.29%) JavaScript
12 49 (17.75%) Microsoft
12 49 (17.75%) HTML
13 44 (15.94%) Use Case
14 43 (15.58%) CSS
15 42 (15.22%) Degree
16 41 (14.86%) Software Engineering
17 36 (13.04%) TDD
17 36 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
17 36 (13.04%) Business Analysis
17 36 (13.04%) J2EE
18 35 (12.68%) ASP.NET
19 34 (12.32%) OOD
20 33 (11.96%) OOP
21 32 (11.59%) WPF
21 32 (11.59%) LINQ
22 31 (11.23%) MySQL
22 31 (11.23%) ISEB

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (4.71%) CMS
2 9 (3.26%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.54%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.81%) IIS
5 4 (1.45%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.72%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.72%) Drupal
6 2 (0.72%) JBoss
6 2 (0.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.72%) CICS
Applications
1 19 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Tridion
1 2 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.42%) HTTP
2 8 (2.90%) Internet
3 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.72%) Intranet
4 2 (0.72%) LAN
4 2 (0.72%) WAN
4 2 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.23%) MySQL
3 27 (9.78%) Relational Database
4 21 (7.61%) RDBMS
5 8 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.54%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.72%) DB2
12 1 (0.36%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (9.06%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.61%) NUnit
3 16 (5.80%) JUnit
4 15 (5.43%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.26%) Subversion
7 6 (2.17%) Maven
7 6 (2.17%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.45%) PVCS
9 2 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (0.72%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.36%) PowerBuilder
10 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 117 (42.39%) Finance
2 30 (10.87%) Retail
3 22 (7.97%) Marketing
4 13 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.99%) Banking
6 9 (3.26%) Electronics
7 6 (2.17%) General Ledger
8 5 (1.81%) Back Office
9 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Military
10 1 (0.36%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 116 (42.03%) Developer
2 115 (41.67%) Analyst
3 108 (39.13%) Business Analyst
4 80 (28.99%) Systems Analyst
5 54 (19.57%) Business Systems Analyst
6 52 (18.84%) C# Developer
7 46 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 39 (14.13%) .NET Developer
9 29 (10.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (8.33%) Senior Developer
11 21 (7.61%) C# Software Developer
12 20 (7.25%) Java Developer
13 19 (6.88%) ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (6.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (5.80%) Architect
15 15 (5.43%) Software Engineer
15 15 (5.43%) Senior Software Developer
15 15 (5.43%) Agile C# Developer
16 14 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
16 14 (5.07%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (32.97%) .NET
2 71 (25.72%) XML
3 62 (22.46%) Web Services
4 49 (17.75%) HTML
5 43 (15.58%) CSS
6 36 (13.04%) J2EE
7 35 (12.68%) ASP.NET
8 32 (11.59%) WPF
8 32 (11.59%) LINQ
9 28 (10.14%) WCF
10 26 (9.42%) RESTful
10 26 (9.42%) REST
10 26 (9.42%) Ajax
11 24 (8.70%) .NET Framework
11 24 (8.70%) SOAP
12 20 (7.25%) MSMQ
12 20 (7.25%) JMS
13 19 (6.88%) JSP
14 10 (3.62%) WinForms
14 10 (3.62%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 60 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.06%) N-Tier
3 21 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.71%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.62%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (2.90%) Mathematics
8 6 (2.17%) User Experience
9 5 (1.81%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.45%) FMCG
10 4 (1.45%) Physics
10 4 (1.45%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.45%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.45%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.72%) Replication
12 1 (0.36%) NHS
12 1 (0.36%) Proteomics
12 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 78 (28.26%) Windows
2 11 (3.99%) Linux
3 9 (3.26%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (2.54%) Android
4 7 (2.54%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.54%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.81%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (35.87%) OO
3 44 (15.94%) Use Case
4 41 (14.86%) Software Engineering
5 36 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 36 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 36 (13.04%) TDD
6 34 (12.32%) OOD
7 33 (11.96%) OOP
8 30 (10.87%) Data Modelling
9 28 (10.14%) E-Commerce
9 28 (10.14%) Unit Testing
9 28 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (9.06%) BPMN
11 21 (7.61%) Load Balancing
12 19 (6.88%) Stress Testing
13 18 (6.52%) Scrum
14 17 (6.16%) Waterfall
15 16 (5.80%) Project Management
16 13 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (31.16%) C#
2 64 (23.19%) Java
3 62 (22.46%) SQL
4 56 (20.29%) JavaScript
5 29 (10.51%) C++
6 21 (7.61%) C
7 20 (7.25%) VBA
8 16 (5.80%) PHP
9 11 (3.99%) Embedded C
9 11 (3.99%) Embedded C++
10 9 (3.26%) VB6
10 9 (3.26%) VB
11 7 (2.54%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.17%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.17%) XPath
13 4 (1.45%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.72%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.72%) VBScript
15 2 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 42 (15.22%) Degree
2 31 (11.23%) ISEB
3 5 (1.81%) HNC
3 5 (1.81%) HND
4 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.72%) IIBA
5 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.88%) WAI
2 9 (3.26%) QA
3 5 (1.81%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 49 (17.75%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.61%) Oracle
3 6 (2.17%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.17%) VMware
4 4 (1.45%) Symbian
5 3 (1.09%) Apple
6 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.36%) SunGard
6 1 (0.36%) IBM
6 1 (0.36%) Sybase
6 1 (0.36%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.36%) Fiserv
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £37500 - £45000 per annum + up to 20% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi time
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago