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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 148 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +5
Permanent jobs citing UML 61 72 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 1.61% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.03% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 65
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -
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
4139 3555 3534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.17% 79.32% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3579 2897 3061
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Birmingham +8 30 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Staffordshire - 10 £40,000 - 2
Coventry -19 7 £45,500 +26.38% 2
Worcestershire +8 5 £37,500 +33.92% 2
Shropshire -15 5 £62,000 +64.23% 1
Warwickshire -16 2 £43,625 +8.38%
Wolverhampton - 2 £36,750 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 70 (53.44%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.53%) C++
3 38 (29.01%) Software Engineering
4 35 (26.72%) Java
5 34 (25.95%) Business Analysis
6 27 (20.61%) Requirements Management
7 26 (19.85%) Degree
7 26 (19.85%) ISEB
8 25 (19.08%) Scrum
8 25 (19.08%) Oracle
9 24 (18.32%) C#
10 22 (16.79%) Use Case
10 22 (16.79%) Security Cleared
10 22 (16.79%) OO
11 21 (16.03%) J2EE
11 21 (16.03%) Mentoring
12 20 (15.27%) SC Cleared
12 20 (15.27%) Spring
13 19 (14.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (13.74%) SQL
14 18 (13.74%) Data Modelling
14 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
15 17 (12.98%) C
15 17 (12.98%) Project Management
15 17 (12.98%) BPMN
16 16 (12.21%) Electronics
17 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (11.45%) .NET
17 15 (11.45%) XML

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 8 (6.11%) WebLogic
1 8 (6.11%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.58%) JBoss
2 6 (4.58%) MQSeries
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.29%) CMS
5 2 (1.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (11.45%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.92%) Simulink
3 9 (6.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (6.11%) Stateflow
4 8 (6.11%) TargetLink
5 5 (3.82%) MS Office
6 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Enfinity
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.58%) Modbus
3 2 (1.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.53%) HTTP
3 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.76%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.34%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.05%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.53%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.63%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (6.11%) Ant
2 8 (6.11%) JUnit
3 6 (4.58%) JIRA
3 6 (4.58%) Selenium
3 6 (4.58%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (4.58%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.53%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.53%) NetBeans
4 2 (1.53%) Maven
4 2 (1.53%) Subversion
5 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.76%) NUnit
5 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (12.21%) Electronics
2 14 (10.69%) Automotive
3 9 (6.87%) Retail
4 8 (6.11%) Finance
5 5 (3.82%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.29%) Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Legal
7 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Marketing
8 1 (0.76%) Law
8 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (41.98%) Analyst
2 51 (38.93%) Business Analyst
3 33 (25.19%) Developer
4 28 (21.37%) Software Engineer
5 24 (18.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 23 (17.56%) Java Developer
7 19 (14.50%) Architect
8 14 (10.69%) Agile Business Analyst
9 12 (9.16%) Senior Business Analyst
9 12 (9.16%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (6.11%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.11%) .NET Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (6.11%) Senior Architect
11 7 (5.34%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) C# Developer
11 7 (5.34%) Business Architect
11 7 (5.34%) Technical Architect
12 6 (4.58%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.82%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.03%) J2EE
2 20 (15.27%) Spring
3 15 (11.45%) .NET
3 15 (11.45%) XML
4 14 (10.69%) HTML
5 13 (9.92%) WPF
5 13 (9.92%) Hibernate
6 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET
7 11 (8.40%) WinForms
7 11 (8.40%) CSS
8 9 (6.87%) Middleware
9 8 (6.11%) JSON
9 8 (6.11%) AngularJS
10 7 (5.34%) jQuery
11 6 (4.58%) HTML5
11 6 (4.58%) CSS3
11 6 (4.58%) PhoneGap
11 6 (4.58%) Apache Camel
12 5 (3.82%) XSLT
12 5 (3.82%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.69%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (6.87%) Device Driver
4 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.82%) CAN bus
5 5 (3.82%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.82%) Physics
6 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.53%) User Experience
7 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.76%) Social Network
7 1 (0.76%) CESG
7 1 (0.76%) GIS
7 1 (0.76%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.87%) Nucleus RTOS
2 6 (4.58%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (53.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.01%) Software Engineering
3 34 (25.95%) Business Analysis
4 27 (20.61%) Requirements Management
5 25 (19.08%) Scrum
6 22 (16.79%) Use Case
6 22 (16.79%) OO
7 21 (16.03%) Mentoring
8 19 (14.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 18 (13.74%) Data Modelling
10 17 (12.98%) Project Management
10 17 (12.98%) BPMN
11 15 (11.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (10.69%) System Testing
13 13 (9.92%) Kanban
13 13 (9.92%) Test Automation
14 12 (9.16%) Waterfall
15 11 (8.40%) IDEF
15 11 (8.40%) Logical Data Model
16 10 (7.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.53%) C++
2 35 (26.72%) Java
3 24 (18.32%) C#
4 18 (13.74%) SQL
5 17 (12.98%) C
6 13 (9.92%) JavaScript
7 10 (7.63%) Assembly Language
8 5 (3.82%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.82%) Embedded C
8 5 (3.82%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.53%) Perl
9 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.53%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (19.85%) Degree
1 26 (19.85%) ISEB
2 22 (16.79%) Security Cleared
3 20 (15.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 25 (19.08%) Oracle
2 18 (13.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.87%) QNX
4 8 (6.11%) MKS
4 8 (6.11%) MathWorks
5 6 (4.58%) Talend
6 3 (2.29%) Intershop
6 3 (2.29%) Open Text
7 1 (0.76%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.76%) Verint
7 1 (0.76%) Casewise
7 1 (0.76%) Avaya
7 1 (0.76%) Genesys
7 1 (0.76%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Very good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: 10% Bonus + Pension + PMC
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: £40-45k
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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