The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UML over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 48 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Permanent jobs citing UML 13 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.50% 1.35% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 1.75% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 8
Average salary £50,000 £61,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +36.11%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.29% +2.35%
UML
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
399 457 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.58% 77.33% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 303 336 235
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,250 £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 Watford

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

UML
Salary Trend in Watford

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

UML Salary Trend in Watford

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 22 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 20 (60.61%) Retail
3 17 (51.52%) Banking
4 16 (48.48%) FLEXCUBE
4 16 (48.48%) Finacle
4 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (42.42%) Finance
6 13 (39.39%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (39.39%) Project Planning
7 12 (36.36%) Temenos T24
8 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 11 (33.33%) Java
8 11 (33.33%) UNIX
9 9 (27.27%) Linux
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) J2EE
10 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
10 7 (21.21%) JBoss
10 7 (21.21%) Retail Banking
10 7 (21.21%) TDD
11 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
11 6 (18.18%) Ajax
11 6 (18.18%) Spring
11 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
11 6 (18.18%) SOA
11 6 (18.18%) Rational Rose
11 6 (18.18%) Web Services
11 6 (18.18%) XML
11 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2

UML
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 11 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.21%) WebLogic
2 7 (21.21%) JBoss
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (48.48%) FLEXCUBE
1 16 (48.48%) Finacle
2 12 (36.36%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) DB2
1 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
1 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Rational Rose
2 4 (12.12%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (3.03%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 20 (60.61%) Retail
2 17 (51.52%) Banking
3 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 7 (21.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Analyst
2 22 (66.67%) Business Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Banking Business Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) J2EE
2 6 (18.18%) Web Services
2 6 (18.18%) XML
2 6 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 6 (18.18%) Spring
2 6 (18.18%) Ajax
2 6 (18.18%) GWT
3 4 (12.12%) Java EE
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) EJB
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) JSP
3 4 (12.12%) Servlets
4 3 (9.09%) JMS
4 3 (9.09%) Spring Security
5 1 (3.03%) JSF
5 1 (3.03%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) UNIX
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (39.39%) Project Planning
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 6 (18.18%) SOA
4 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (18.18%) Change Control
5 5 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (15.15%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) BPR
6 4 (12.12%) OOD
6 4 (12.12%) Release Management
6 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Sybase