The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 52
Permanent jobs citing UML 0 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 1.63% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.87% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Median salary - £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 427 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.46% 86.79% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 412 352 337
Median salary £40,436 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

UML
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for UML in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for UML.

1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) ISEB
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) BPMN
2 7 (58.33%) Case Management
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) JSON
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) HTML

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Business Data Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Business Systems Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Data Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Report Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Data Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (25.00%) Ajax
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) CSS3
1 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) WCF
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) BPMN
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
1 7 (58.33%) Case Management
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
Southport, Merseyside
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday