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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 161 139 119
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Permanent jobs citing UML 59 64 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.19% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.52% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 52 69
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £35,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,600 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
4448 4205 3711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.90% 78.31% 76.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3741 3558 3141
Average salary £42,350 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 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
Birmingham +4 30 £41,250 -2.94% 1
Staffordshire -7 10 £37,500 -34.78% 3
Shropshire +4 6 £42,500 -
Worcestershire +3 5 £24,000 -43.52% 1
Warwickshire +1 4 £35,272 +3.74% 1
Coventry -26 3 £32,500 -9.72%
Solihull +2 1 £42,500 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 67 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.17%) Business Analysis
3 39 (26.90%) C#
4 35 (24.14%) .NET
5 33 (22.76%) Degree
6 31 (21.38%) Use Case
7 30 (20.69%) Requirements Management
7 30 (20.69%) C++
7 30 (20.69%) Project Management
7 30 (20.69%) Finance
8 29 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 29 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (17.24%) SQL
10 22 (15.17%) Java
10 22 (15.17%) BPMN
11 21 (14.48%) ASP.NET
11 21 (14.48%) Data Modelling
11 21 (14.48%) ISEB
12 20 (13.79%) Automotive
12 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
12 20 (13.79%) OO
13 19 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (13.10%) Mentoring
14 18 (12.41%) Software Engineering
14 18 (12.41%) XML
15 17 (11.72%) QA
15 17 (11.72%) WPF
16 16 (11.03%) Credit Risk
16 16 (11.03%) Scrum
16 16 (11.03%) WinForms

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 9 (6.21%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.52%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (5.52%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.07%) IIS
4 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.97%) Simulink
3 11 (7.59%) Stateflow
3 11 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (7.59%) TargetLink
4 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.07%) MS Office
6 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.38%) Modbus
1 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) ATM
2 1 (0.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.59%) Rational DOORS
3 7 (4.83%) JUnit
4 6 (4.14%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.76%) MSTest
5 4 (2.76%) Subversion
6 3 (2.07%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.69%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.69%) Ant
7 1 (0.69%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.69%) Maven
7 1 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 30 (20.69%) Finance
2 20 (13.79%) Automotive
3 14 (9.66%) Electronics
4 9 (6.21%) Law
5 8 (5.52%) Aerospace
6 6 (4.14%) Games
7 4 (2.76%) Banking
7 4 (2.76%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.76%) Legal
8 3 (2.07%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.38%) Retail
10 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 78 (53.79%) Analyst
2 73 (50.34%) Business Analyst
3 39 (26.90%) Developer
4 21 (14.48%) C# Developer
5 17 (11.72%) Architect
6 15 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 15 (10.34%) Software Engineer
7 14 (9.66%) Senior Business Analyst
7 14 (9.66%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (8.97%) Java Developer
9 12 (8.28%) Senior Architect
9 12 (8.28%) Business Architect
10 9 (6.21%) .NET Developer
10 9 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Agile Business Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) IT Business Analyst
11 8 (5.52%) Senior Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Senior C# Developer
12 7 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (4.14%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.14%) .NET
2 21 (14.48%) ASP.NET
3 18 (12.41%) XML
4 17 (11.72%) WPF
5 16 (11.03%) WinForms
6 15 (10.34%) WCF
7 12 (8.28%) HTML
8 10 (6.90%) CSS
9 9 (6.21%) Web Services
10 8 (5.52%) XSLT
10 8 (5.52%) J2EE
11 6 (4.14%) Spring
12 5 (3.45%) Hibernate
12 5 (3.45%) .NET Framework
13 3 (2.07%) XSD
13 3 (2.07%) jQuery
13 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 3 (2.07%) HTML5
13 3 (2.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (2.07%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (11.03%) Credit Risk
3 13 (8.97%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (7.59%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.59%) Physics
4 11 (7.59%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (4.14%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (2.76%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.07%) NHS
8 2 (1.38%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.38%) User Experience
8 2 (1.38%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.38%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.38%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.28%) Windows
2 2 (1.38%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (35.17%) Business Analysis
3 31 (21.38%) Use Case
4 30 (20.69%) Requirements Management
4 30 (20.69%) Project Management
5 29 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 22 (15.17%) BPMN
7 21 (14.48%) Data Modelling
8 20 (13.79%) OO
9 19 (13.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (13.10%) Mentoring
10 18 (12.41%) Software Engineering
11 16 (11.03%) Scrum
12 15 (10.34%) Validation
12 15 (10.34%) Data Analysis
13 14 (9.66%) TDD
14 13 (8.97%) Waterfall
15 12 (8.28%) IDEF
15 12 (8.28%) Yourdon
16 11 (7.59%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (26.90%) C#
2 30 (20.69%) C++
3 25 (17.24%) SQL
4 22 (15.17%) Java
5 13 (8.97%) C
6 11 (7.59%) Assembly Language
7 6 (4.14%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.14%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.38%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.38%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.38%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.69%) Perl
9 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (22.76%) Degree
2 21 (14.48%) ISEB
3 12 (8.28%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.28%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.72%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.59%) MKS
2 11 (7.59%) MathWorks
3 10 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (1.38%) QNX
5 1 (0.69%) IBM
5 1 (0.69%) JBoss
5 1 (0.69%) Casewise
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