The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 138 142 104
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -38
Permanent jobs citing UML 75 64 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.39% 1.15% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.50% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 71
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4084 4274 3636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.73% 76.76% 74.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3382 3606 3119
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
UML
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +23 33 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Coventry +4 14 £40,000 +14.28%
Staffordshire -6 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Shropshire +2 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Warwickshire +13 5 £39,000 +11.42%
West Bromwich -7 4 - -
Worcestershire -4 3 £40,000 -
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (37.16%) Business Analysis
2 49 (33.11%) Finance
3 44 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
4 41 (27.70%) .NET
5 40 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (25.68%) C#
7 30 (20.27%) Use Case
8 29 (19.59%) SQL
9 28 (18.92%) QA
10 26 (17.57%) ASP.NET
11 25 (16.89%) Degree
12 24 (16.22%) Credit Risk
12 24 (16.22%) XML
12 24 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (14.86%) Project Management
14 20 (13.51%) WCF
15 19 (12.84%) Data Analysis
16 18 (12.16%) Java
16 18 (12.16%) Data Modelling
17 17 (11.49%) OO
17 17 (11.49%) HTML
17 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
17 17 (11.49%) BPMN
18 16 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
18 16 (10.81%) CSS
18 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
19 15 (10.14%) WinForms
19 15 (10.14%) C++
19 15 (10.14%) TDD
19 15 (10.14%) WPF

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (10.14%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (6.76%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.38%) IIS
4 2 (1.35%) CMS
5 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (6.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.73%) Simulink
3 6 (4.05%) TargetLink
3 6 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.05%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.68%) MS Project
4 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) ATM
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.08%) JUnit
3 7 (4.73%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.38%) MSTest
6 4 (2.70%) Subversion
7 3 (2.03%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.35%) NUnit
9 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.68%) Ant
9 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.68%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.68%) Maven
9 1 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 49 (33.11%) Finance
2 14 (9.46%) Banking
3 13 (8.78%) Automotive
4 9 (6.08%) Law
4 9 (6.08%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.41%) Retail
5 8 (5.41%) Electronics
6 7 (4.73%) Aerospace
7 6 (4.05%) Games
8 4 (2.70%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.70%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (57.43%) Analyst
2 84 (56.76%) Business Analyst
3 45 (30.41%) Developer
4 23 (15.54%) C# Developer
5 14 (9.46%) .NET Developer
5 14 (9.46%) Senior Developer
6 13 (8.78%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.78%) IT Business Analyst
7 12 (8.11%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (7.43%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (6.08%) Architect
9 9 (6.08%) Financial Business Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (6.08%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Business Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (27.70%) .NET
2 26 (17.57%) ASP.NET
3 24 (16.22%) XML
4 20 (13.51%) WCF
5 17 (11.49%) HTML
6 16 (10.81%) CSS
7 15 (10.14%) WinForms
7 15 (10.14%) WPF
8 14 (9.46%) Web Services
9 9 (6.08%) XSLT
10 8 (5.41%) .NET Framework
11 7 (4.73%) JMS
11 7 (4.73%) jQuery
12 5 (3.38%) J2EE
12 5 (3.38%) HTML5
12 5 (3.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (3.38%) CSS3
13 4 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (2.70%) Struts
14 3 (2.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.22%) Credit Risk
2 10 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.08%) Reference Data
4 6 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.05%) Physics
4 6 (4.05%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.05%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (2.70%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (2.70%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.03%) NHS
7 2 (1.35%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (37.16%) Business Analysis
2 44 (29.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 40 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (20.27%) Use Case
5 24 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (14.86%) Project Management
7 19 (12.84%) Data Analysis
8 18 (12.16%) Data Modelling
9 17 (11.49%) OO
9 17 (11.49%) BPMN
10 15 (10.14%) TDD
11 14 (9.46%) Requirements Management
11 14 (9.46%) E-Commerce
12 12 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (7.43%) Validation
13 11 (7.43%) Scrum
14 10 (6.76%) User Stories
14 10 (6.76%) Test Scripting
15 9 (6.08%) SOA
15 9 (6.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.68%) C#
2 29 (19.59%) SQL
3 18 (12.16%) Java
4 15 (10.14%) C++
5 7 (4.73%) Assembly Language
6 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.05%) VB.NET
6 6 (4.05%) C
7 3 (2.03%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.68%) Perl
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) XPath
9 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (16.89%) Degree
2 13 (8.78%) ISEB
3 7 (4.73%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.05%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.05%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (18.92%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) COBIT
2 1 (0.68%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.43%) Oracle
3 6 (4.05%) MathWorks
3 6 (4.05%) MKS
4 3 (2.03%) IBM
5 2 (1.35%) Telerik
6 1 (0.68%) JBoss
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