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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 159 134 128
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs citing UML 71 76 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 1.43% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.81% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 61 58 59
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,400 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £41,125 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+8.81% -0.90%
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
4694 4188 3475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.62% 78.72% 75.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4051 3560 2984
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 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 31 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 +6 33 £48,000 +20.00% 3
Staffordshire -9 11 £37,500 -26.82% 1
Warwickshire -1 10 £42,250 +24.26% 2
Coventry -23 6 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Shropshire +5 5 £62,000 +37.77% 1
Worcestershire - 5 £24,000 -
West Bromwich +5 1 - -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.88%) Business Analysis
3 41 (28.08%) C#
4 36 (24.66%) Requirements Management
5 35 (23.97%) C++
6 34 (23.29%) Degree
7 32 (21.92%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (21.92%) .NET
8 31 (21.23%) Use Case
9 30 (20.55%) Software Engineering
10 29 (19.86%) Java
11 28 (19.18%) Project Management
12 25 (17.12%) ISEB
13 24 (16.44%) Automotive
13 24 (16.44%) BPMN
13 24 (16.44%) Security Cleared
14 23 (15.75%) SC Cleared
14 23 (15.75%) XML
14 23 (15.75%) OO
15 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
16 21 (14.38%) Finance
16 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
16 21 (14.38%) SQL
16 21 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
17 20 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
17 20 (13.70%) Scrum
18 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
18 19 (13.01%) Data Modelling
19 18 (12.33%) HTML
19 18 (12.33%) Electronics

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (6.85%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.79%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.79%) JBoss
2 7 (4.79%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.11%) MQSeries
3 6 (4.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (2.74%) CMS
4 4 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.05%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (13.01%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.64%) Simulink
3 13 (8.90%) Stateflow
3 13 (8.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (8.90%) TargetLink
4 5 (3.42%) MS Office
5 4 (2.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Enfinity
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.05%) Modbus
3 1 (0.68%) ATM
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) Rational DOORS
2 11 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.16%) JUnit
4 7 (4.79%) Ant
5 6 (4.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.11%) JIRA
5 6 (4.11%) Selenium
5 6 (4.11%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (4.11%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.74%) Subversion
7 3 (2.05%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.37%) MSTest
9 1 (0.68%) Maven
9 1 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.68%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
General
1 24 (16.44%) Automotive
2 21 (14.38%) Finance
3 18 (12.33%) Electronics
4 10 (6.85%) Aerospace
5 9 (6.16%) Law
6 6 (4.11%) Games
7 5 (3.42%) Retail
8 4 (2.74%) Legal
9 3 (2.05%) Financial Institution
10 2 (1.37%) Banking
11 1 (0.68%) Marketing
11 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (47.26%) Analyst
2 65 (44.52%) Business Analyst
3 43 (29.45%) Developer
4 22 (15.07%) Software Engineer
5 20 (13.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 19 (13.01%) Java Developer
7 18 (12.33%) C# Developer
7 18 (12.33%) Senior Business Analyst
7 18 (12.33%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (12.33%) Architect
8 12 (8.22%) Business Architect
8 12 (8.22%) Senior Architect
9 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.79%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.92%) .NET
2 23 (15.75%) XML
3 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
4 18 (12.33%) HTML
4 18 (12.33%) WPF
5 17 (11.64%) WinForms
6 16 (10.96%) CSS
7 13 (8.90%) J2EE
8 12 (8.22%) Spring
8 12 (8.22%) WCF
9 10 (6.85%) jQuery
10 9 (6.16%) HTML5
10 9 (6.16%) CSS3
11 8 (5.48%) Hibernate
11 8 (5.48%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.79%) JSON
12 7 (4.79%) Web Services
12 7 (4.79%) XSLT
13 6 (4.11%) PhoneGap
13 6 (4.11%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.92%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.64%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (7.53%) Credit Risk
4 11 (7.53%) Mathematics
4 11 (7.53%) Physics
5 6 (4.11%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (2.74%) CAN bus
7 3 (2.05%) NHS
7 3 (2.05%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.37%) User Experience
8 2 (1.37%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (2.05%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.88%) Business Analysis
3 36 (24.66%) Requirements Management
4 31 (21.23%) Use Case
5 30 (20.55%) Software Engineering
6 28 (19.18%) Project Management
7 24 (16.44%) BPMN
8 23 (15.75%) OO
9 21 (14.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 20 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (13.70%) Scrum
11 19 (13.01%) Data Modelling
12 18 (12.33%) Waterfall
12 18 (12.33%) Mentoring
13 17 (11.64%) Validation
14 16 (10.96%) IDEF
15 14 (9.59%) Yourdon
15 14 (9.59%) E-Commerce
16 13 (8.90%) Configuration Management
16 13 (8.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (28.08%) C#
2 35 (23.97%) C++
3 29 (19.86%) Java
4 21 (14.38%) SQL
5 17 (11.64%) C
6 13 (8.90%) Assembly Language
7 10 (6.85%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.74%) Embedded C
9 4 (2.74%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.68%) XPath
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (23.29%) Degree
2 25 (17.12%) ISEB
3 24 (16.44%) Security Cleared
4 23 (15.75%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.79%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.74%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.96%) Oracle
3 13 (8.90%) MathWorks
3 13 (8.90%) MKS
4 6 (4.11%) Talend
5 3 (2.05%) Intershop
5 3 (2.05%) Open Text
5 3 (2.05%) QNX
6 1 (0.68%) IBM
6 1 (0.68%) Casewise
Telford, Shropshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 60-64k
Posted: 20 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blithe Computer Systems
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 17 days ago
Rugby
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 days ago