The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
South East / Kent
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 90 60
Rank change year-on-year +19 -30  
Permanent jobs citing UML 8 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.04% 1.35% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.50% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 31
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.55%  

UML is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 658 999 791
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.79% 90.16% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 554 858 709
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing UML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Kent

UML
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UML in Kent.

Salary trend for UML in Kent

UML
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Kent over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for UML in Kent

UML
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 6 £32,000 -
Dover - 1 £67,500 -
Maidstone - 1 - -
UML
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for UML.

1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) Java
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 20 (51.28%) Oracle
4 19 (48.72%) PHP
4 19 (48.72%) Web Services
4 19 (48.72%) OO
5 17 (43.59%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 16 (41.03%) SQL
6 16 (41.03%) C++
7 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 13 (33.33%) HTML
9 12 (30.77%) J2EE
9 12 (30.77%) Windows
9 12 (30.77%) MVC
9 12 (30.77%) Scrum
9 12 (30.77%) Degree
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
10 11 (28.21%) C#
11 10 (25.64%) SOAP
11 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
11 10 (25.64%) CSS
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.64%) VB
11 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
11 10 (25.64%) .NET
11 10 (25.64%) Solaris
11 10 (25.64%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (25.64%) XML
11 10 (25.64%) XSLT

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Google App Engine
1 9 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Database
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle9i Database
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) BigQuery
2 9 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) jMock
3 3 (7.69%) JUnit
3 3 (7.69%) Maven
3 3 (7.69%) Mockito
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (23.08%) Games
1 9 (23.08%) Legal
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Military
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Java Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Designer
4 8 (20.51%) Solutions Designer
5 7 (17.95%) .NET Developer
5 7 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) UML Designer
6 6 (15.38%) Web Designer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) Web Services
2 13 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (30.77%) J2EE
4 10 (25.64%) .NET
4 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET
4 10 (25.64%) CSS
4 10 (25.64%) SOAP
4 10 (25.64%) XHTML
4 10 (25.64%) XML
4 10 (25.64%) XSLT
5 9 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 9 (23.08%) OAuth
5 9 (23.08%) Servlets
6 8 (20.51%) Middleware
7 5 (12.82%) Qt
8 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.69%) Spring
8 3 (7.69%) Spring MVC
9 1 (2.56%) WCF
9 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.08%) Xbox
3 8 (20.51%) User Experience
4 5 (12.82%) Algorithms
4 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Solaris
3 10 (25.64%) Unix
3 10 (25.64%) Windows 2000 Server
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
4 7 (17.95%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) OO
2 17 (43.59%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 12 (30.77%) MVC
3 12 (30.77%) Scrum
4 10 (25.64%) Change Control
4 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.64%) Functional Testing
4 10 (25.64%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (25.64%) Open Source
4 10 (25.64%) Software Testing
4 10 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (23.08%) DevOps
5 9 (23.08%) Game Development
5 9 (23.08%) Load Testing
5 9 (23.08%) Visualisation
5 9 (23.08%) Web Development
6 7 (17.95%) Data Privacy
6 7 (17.95%) IT Strategy
6 7 (17.95%) Service Design
6 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) Java
1 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
2 19 (48.72%) PHP
3 16 (41.03%) C++
3 16 (41.03%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) C#
5 10 (25.64%) ECMAScript
5 10 (25.64%) VB
5 10 (25.64%) VB.NET
6 7 (17.95%) VBScript
7 6 (15.38%) C
8 5 (12.82%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
9 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
4 9 (23.08%) Google
4 9 (23.08%) Perforce
4 9 (23.08%) Tableau
5 1 (2.56%) HP