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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 135 103 79
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -24
Permanent jobs citing UML 139 163 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.85% 2.40% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.99% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 129 151 205
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £51,300 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.40%
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
6315 5451 5652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 80.32% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5292 4577 4871
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 £26,500 £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 24 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 24 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 -17 78 £42,500 +6.91% 11
Cheshire +8 50 £42,500 - 6
Merseyside +1 9 £42,500 - 1
Lancashire -15 4 £38,000 +5.43% 1
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 147 (48.68%) Finance
2 140 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (39.40%) .NET
4 103 (34.11%) OO
5 94 (31.13%) C#
6 91 (30.13%) SQL Server
7 83 (27.48%) Java
8 73 (24.17%) ASP.NET
9 67 (22.19%) J2EE
10 64 (21.19%) SQL
11 63 (20.86%) Waterfall
12 62 (20.53%) XML
13 59 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 57 (18.87%) HTML
14 57 (18.87%) Web Services
14 57 (18.87%) WCF
15 55 (18.21%) JavaScript
16 54 (17.88%) CSS
17 52 (17.22%) Banking
18 51 (16.89%) Use Case
19 50 (16.56%) Windows
20 48 (15.89%) DB2
20 48 (15.89%) COBOL
20 48 (15.89%) Mainframe
21 47 (15.56%) Risk Analysis
22 46 (15.23%) CICS
23 45 (14.90%) Microsoft
23 45 (14.90%) TDD
24 42 (13.91%) Systems Analysis
25 41 (13.58%) BPMN

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 46 (15.23%) CICS
2 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
2 6 (1.99%) WordPress
2 6 (1.99%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (0.99%) CMS
3 3 (0.99%) IIS
4 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.33%) Node.js
5 1 (0.33%) JBoss
5 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 21 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.32%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) Edge Animate
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.62%) Internet
2 15 (4.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
4 1 (0.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.13%) SQL Server
2 48 (15.89%) DB2
3 24 (7.95%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (7.28%) Relational Database
5 21 (6.95%) MySQL
6 20 (6.62%) RDBMS
7 13 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (0.99%) Hazelcast
10 3 (0.99%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.66%) Big Data
11 2 (0.66%) Apache Accumulo
11 2 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.66%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (4.30%) Visual Studio
1 13 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (3.64%) Selenium
3 10 (3.31%) MSTest
3 10 (3.31%) SpecFlow
4 9 (2.98%) JUnit
5 8 (2.65%) NUnit
6 5 (1.66%) Subversion
6 5 (1.66%) Git (software)
7 4 (1.32%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.99%) Maven
9 2 (0.66%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.66%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.33%) Aptana Studio
10 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.33%) Sublime Text
General
1 147 (48.68%) Finance
2 52 (17.22%) Banking
3 34 (11.26%) Marketing
4 17 (5.63%) Retail
5 10 (3.31%) Billing
6 4 (1.32%) Legal
7 3 (0.99%) Back Office
7 3 (0.99%) Electronics
8 2 (0.66%) Front Office
8 2 (0.66%) Automotive
8 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 114 (37.75%) Developer
2 113 (37.42%) Analyst
3 85 (28.15%) Business Analyst
4 67 (22.19%) Systems Analyst
5 57 (18.87%) Architect
6 52 (17.22%) C# Developer
7 44 (14.57%) Designer
8 43 (14.24%) Senior Developer
9 42 (13.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 36 (11.92%) Business Systems Analyst
11 34 (11.26%) .NET Developer
12 31 (10.26%) Applications Architect
13 28 (9.27%) Solutions Architect
14 21 (6.95%) Solutions Designer
14 21 (6.95%) Software Developer
14 21 (6.95%) Senior C# Developer
14 21 (6.95%) Agile C# Developer
15 18 (5.96%) Java Developer
16 14 (4.64%) Senior Business Analyst
16 14 (4.64%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (39.40%) .NET
2 73 (24.17%) ASP.NET
3 67 (22.19%) J2EE
4 62 (20.53%) XML
5 57 (18.87%) HTML
5 57 (18.87%) Web Services
5 57 (18.87%) WCF
6 54 (17.88%) CSS
7 38 (12.58%) LINQ
8 36 (11.92%) .NET Framework
8 36 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (10.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 28 (9.27%) SOAP
11 23 (7.62%) RESTful
12 21 (6.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (6.95%) WPF
13 20 (6.62%) REST
14 15 (4.97%) WinForms
15 14 (4.64%) Ajax
16 12 (3.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.89%) Mainframe
2 20 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.29%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.97%) User Experience
4 15 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.97%) N-Tier
6 10 (3.31%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.99%) Open Source
8 5 (1.66%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.32%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.99%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.66%) W3C
12 1 (0.33%) NHS
12 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.33%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.33%) Derivative
12 1 (0.33%) iSeries
12 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 50 (16.56%) Windows
2 12 (3.97%) Android
2 12 (3.97%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.64%) Windows Mobile
4 10 (3.31%) Windows Phone
5 9 (2.98%) Linux
6 4 (1.32%) UNIX
7 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.66%) CentOS
8 2 (0.66%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (34.11%) OO
3 63 (20.86%) Waterfall
4 59 (19.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 51 (16.89%) Use Case
6 47 (15.56%) Risk Analysis
7 45 (14.90%) TDD
8 42 (13.91%) Systems Analysis
9 41 (13.58%) Business Analysis
9 41 (13.58%) Data Modelling
9 41 (13.58%) BPMN
10 39 (12.91%) MVC
11 38 (12.58%) Web Development
12 34 (11.26%) E-Commerce
12 34 (11.26%) PRINCE2
13 33 (10.93%) OOD
14 31 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
15 25 (8.28%) Unit Testing
16 24 (7.95%) Data Mapping
17 22 (7.28%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 94 (31.13%) C#
2 83 (27.48%) Java
3 64 (21.19%) SQL
4 55 (18.21%) JavaScript
5 48 (15.89%) COBOL
6 16 (5.30%) T-SQL
7 15 (4.97%) VBA
8 9 (2.98%) VB.NET
9 8 (2.65%) PHP
10 7 (2.32%) VB6
10 7 (2.32%) VB
10 7 (2.32%) C++
11 5 (1.66%) C
12 4 (1.32%) Ada
13 1 (0.33%) PHP5
13 1 (0.33%) Python
13 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (9.27%) Degree
2 23 (7.62%) ISEB
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.99%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.66%) MCP
4 2 (0.66%) MCSD
5 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.30%) QA
2 12 (3.97%) WAI
3 2 (0.66%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) HL7
Vendors
1 45 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.31%) Symbian
3 9 (2.98%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.66%) Oracle
5 3 (0.99%) IBM
5 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
5 3 (0.99%) Omniture
6 2 (0.66%) SAP
7 1 (0.33%) Google
7 1 (0.33%) Zend
7 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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