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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Rank 148 148 103
Rank change year-on-year
0 -45
Permanent jobs citing UML 64 62 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 1.12% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.43% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 78
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -12.06%
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 £40,600 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.37% +1.50%
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
4243 4341 3646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 77.63% 78.22% 75.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3506 3672 3082
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £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 2 September 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 2 September 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 33 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Staffordshire -9 10 £37,500 -34.78% 4
Coventry -12 9 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Worcestershire 0 5 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Warwickshire +10 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Shropshire - 3 £42,500 -
Solihull - 1 £42,500 -
UML
England

UML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 57 (37.75%) Business Analysis
2 40 (26.49%) Finance
3 38 (25.17%) C#
3 38 (25.17%) .NET
3 38 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (24.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 35 (23.18%) Use Case
6 29 (19.21%) SQL
7 28 (18.54%) Project Management
7 28 (18.54%) Degree
8 26 (17.22%) QA
9 24 (15.89%) Mentoring
9 24 (15.89%) XML
10 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
10 23 (15.23%) Requirements Management
11 22 (14.57%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (14.57%) Java
12 21 (13.91%) C++
12 21 (13.91%) Data Modelling
12 21 (13.91%) BPMN
13 20 (13.25%) Credit Risk
14 19 (12.58%) Microsoft
15 18 (11.92%) ISEB
15 18 (11.92%) WCF
15 18 (11.92%) Data Analysis
16 17 (11.26%) OO
17 16 (10.60%) HTML
17 16 (10.60%) Automotive
18 15 (9.93%) Scrum
18 15 (9.93%) WinForms

UML
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (9.93%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (6.62%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.99%) IIS
4 2 (1.32%) CMS
5 1 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.96%) Simulink
2 9 (5.96%) Stateflow
2 9 (5.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (5.96%) TargetLink
3 6 (3.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) MS Project
4 1 (0.66%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
2 1 (0.66%) Modbus
2 1 (0.66%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.30%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.96%) JUnit
2 9 (5.96%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (3.97%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.31%) MSTest
5 4 (2.65%) Subversion
6 3 (1.99%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.66%) Ant
7 1 (0.66%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.66%) Maven
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.66%) Rational Rose
7 1 (0.66%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.66%) NetBeans
General
1 40 (26.49%) Finance
2 16 (10.60%) Automotive
3 10 (6.62%) Electronics
4 9 (5.96%) Law
5 8 (5.30%) Banking
6 7 (4.64%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.97%) Games
7 6 (3.97%) Aerospace
8 4 (2.65%) Financial Institution
8 4 (2.65%) Legal
8 4 (2.65%) Retail
9 1 (0.66%) Marketing
9 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (56.29%) Analyst
2 82 (54.30%) Business Analyst
3 45 (29.80%) Developer
4 23 (15.23%) C# Developer
5 14 (9.27%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.61%) .NET Developer
6 13 (8.61%) Architect
6 13 (8.61%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.95%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (7.95%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (7.28%) IT Business Analyst
8 11 (7.28%) Agile Business Analyst
8 11 (7.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (6.62%) Senior Architect
9 10 (6.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (6.62%) Business Architect
9 10 (6.62%) Software Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 8 (5.30%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (5.30%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.17%) .NET
2 24 (15.89%) XML
3 23 (15.23%) ASP.NET
4 18 (11.92%) WCF
5 16 (10.60%) HTML
6 15 (9.93%) WPF
6 15 (9.93%) WinForms
7 14 (9.27%) CSS
8 13 (8.61%) Web Services
9 9 (5.96%) XSLT
10 7 (4.64%) JMS
11 6 (3.97%) J2EE
11 6 (3.97%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.31%) jQuery
13 4 (2.65%) Middleware
13 4 (2.65%) Struts
14 3 (1.99%) Servlets
14 3 (1.99%) SOAP
14 3 (1.99%) XSD
14 3 (1.99%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.25%) Credit Risk
2 10 (6.62%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.96%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (5.30%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.30%) Physics
4 8 (5.30%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.64%) Reference Data
6 6 (3.97%) 3D Graphics
7 3 (1.99%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.99%) NHS
8 2 (1.32%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.66%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.27%) Windows
2 1 (0.66%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (37.75%) Business Analysis
2 38 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (24.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 35 (23.18%) Use Case
5 28 (18.54%) Project Management
6 24 (15.89%) Mentoring
7 23 (15.23%) Requirements Management
8 22 (14.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (13.91%) Data Modelling
9 21 (13.91%) BPMN
10 18 (11.92%) Data Analysis
11 17 (11.26%) OO
12 15 (9.93%) Scrum
12 15 (9.93%) TDD
13 13 (8.61%) Validation
13 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
13 13 (8.61%) Waterfall
14 12 (7.95%) Software Engineering
15 10 (6.62%) Yourdon
15 10 (6.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.17%) C#
2 29 (19.21%) SQL
3 22 (14.57%) Java
4 21 (13.91%) C++
5 9 (5.96%) Assembly Language
5 9 (5.96%) C
6 6 (3.97%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.97%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.66%) Perl
7 1 (0.66%) PHP
7 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.66%) XPath
7 1 (0.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (18.54%) Degree
2 18 (11.92%) ISEB
3 10 (6.62%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.62%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.97%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (17.22%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) COBIT
Vendors
1 19 (12.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.62%) Oracle
3 9 (5.96%) MathWorks
3 9 (5.96%) MKS
4 4 (2.65%) IBM
5 1 (0.66%) Casewise
5 1 (0.66%) QNX
5 1 (0.66%) JBoss
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 11 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry Building Society
Salary: From £41,218 to £56,674 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick
University of Warwick
Salary: £28,695 - £37,394 pa
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton upon Trent
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago