The table below looks at the statistics for UML skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UML over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 146 144 100
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -44
Permanent jobs citing UML 62 61 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 1.12% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.45% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 78
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -9.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4119 4216 3578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 76.68% 77.37% 74.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 3572 3020
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

UML
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

UML Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UML
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

UML Salary Trend in the West Midlands

UML
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UML across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

UML Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

UML
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Birmingham +15 31 £50,000 +17.64%
Coventry -5 10 £40,000 +16.78%
Staffordshire -7 10 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Worcestershire -2 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Shropshire - 3 £42,500 -
Warwickshire +10 2 £41,250 +37.50% 1
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 55 (36.91%) Business Analysis
2 41 (27.52%) Finance
3 39 (26.17%) .NET
4 38 (25.50%) C#
4 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (25.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 33 (22.15%) Use Case
6 30 (20.13%) SQL
7 27 (18.12%) Project Management
7 27 (18.12%) Degree
8 26 (17.45%) QA
9 24 (16.11%) ASP.NET
9 24 (16.11%) XML
10 22 (14.77%) Java
10 22 (14.77%) Requirements Management
11 21 (14.09%) Credit Risk
11 21 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (13.42%) C++
12 20 (13.42%) Data Modelling
13 19 (12.75%) BPMN
14 18 (12.08%) WCF
14 18 (12.08%) Data Analysis
14 18 (12.08%) OO
14 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
15 16 (10.74%) ISEB
15 16 (10.74%) HTML
16 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
16 15 (10.07%) Automotive
16 15 (10.07%) WinForms
16 15 (10.07%) TDD

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (10.07%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.01%) IIS
4 2 (1.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.04%) Simulink
3 8 (5.37%) Stateflow
3 8 (5.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (5.37%) TargetLink
4 6 (4.03%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.67%) MS Project
5 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) Modbus
2 1 (0.67%) ATM
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.04%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (6.04%) JUnit
3 6 (4.03%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.36%) MSTest
5 4 (2.68%) Subversion
6 3 (2.01%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.67%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.67%) Maven
7 1 (0.67%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.67%) Ant
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.67%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.67%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
General
1 41 (27.52%) Finance
2 15 (10.07%) Automotive
3 10 (6.71%) Electronics
4 9 (6.04%) Law
5 8 (5.37%) Banking
6 7 (4.70%) Investment Banking
6 7 (4.70%) Aerospace
7 6 (4.03%) Games
8 4 (2.68%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.68%) Retail
9 2 (1.34%) Legal
10 1 (0.67%) Marketing
10 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (55.70%) Analyst
2 80 (53.69%) Business Analyst
3 46 (30.87%) Developer
4 23 (15.44%) C# Developer
5 14 (9.40%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.40%) .NET Developer
5 14 (9.40%) Senior Developer
6 12 (8.05%) Architect
7 11 (7.38%) IT Business Analyst
7 11 (7.38%) Agile Business Analyst
7 11 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Business Analyst
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (6.71%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.04%) Senior Architect
9 9 (6.04%) Business Architect
9 9 (6.04%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (6.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 8 (5.37%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 8 (5.37%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (26.17%) .NET
2 24 (16.11%) ASP.NET
2 24 (16.11%) XML
3 18 (12.08%) WCF
4 16 (10.74%) HTML
5 15 (10.07%) WinForms
5 15 (10.07%) WPF
6 14 (9.40%) Web Services
6 14 (9.40%) CSS
7 9 (6.04%) XSLT
8 7 (4.70%) JMS
9 6 (4.03%) J2EE
9 6 (4.03%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.36%) jQuery
11 4 (2.68%) Struts
11 4 (2.68%) Middleware
11 4 (2.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (2.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (2.01%) CSS3
12 3 (2.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.09%) Credit Risk
2 10 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.37%) Mathematics
3 8 (5.37%) Physics
3 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.37%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (4.70%) Reference Data
5 6 (4.03%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (2.68%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.01%) NHS
8 2 (1.34%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.67%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.67%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.40%) Windows
2 1 (0.67%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (36.91%) Business Analysis
2 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 33 (22.15%) Use Case
4 27 (18.12%) Project Management
5 22 (14.77%) Requirements Management
6 21 (14.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (13.42%) Data Modelling
8 19 (12.75%) BPMN
9 18 (12.08%) Data Analysis
9 18 (12.08%) OO
10 15 (10.07%) TDD
11 14 (9.40%) Scrum
11 14 (9.40%) E-Commerce
12 13 (8.72%) Validation
13 12 (8.05%) Waterfall
13 12 (8.05%) Software Engineering
14 10 (6.71%) Test Scripting
15 9 (6.04%) IDEF
15 9 (6.04%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.50%) C#
2 30 (20.13%) SQL
3 22 (14.77%) Java
4 20 (13.42%) C++
5 9 (6.04%) Assembly Language
6 8 (5.37%) C
7 6 (4.03%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.67%) Scala
8 1 (0.67%) XPath
8 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.67%) Perl
8 1 (0.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (18.12%) Degree
2 16 (10.74%) ISEB
3 10 (6.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.04%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.45%) QA
2 1 (0.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 18 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.71%) Oracle
3 8 (5.37%) MKS
3 8 (5.37%) MathWorks
4 4 (2.68%) IBM
5 1 (0.67%) Casewise
5 1 (0.67%) QNX
5 1 (0.67%) JBoss
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