Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 239 194 162
Rank change year-on-year -45 -32 -21
Permanent jobs citing UML 144 182 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.09% 1.46% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.62% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 128 157 206
North West median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.89% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

UML is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11910 11208 11675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.89% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9458 9346 9650
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for UML in the North West

UML
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for UML in the North West

UML
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for UML in the North West

UML
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -30 105 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Cheshire -25 30 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Merseyside +9 7 £28,750 +4.55%
Lancashire 0 2 £70,000 +64.71% 3
UML
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North West region with a requirement for UML.

1 81 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (48.61%) SQL
3 61 (42.36%) XML
3 61 (42.36%) OO
4 53 (36.81%) Use Case
4 53 (36.81%) RESTful
5 51 (35.42%) Software Engineering
5 51 (35.42%) Java
6 49 (34.03%) C#
6 49 (34.03%) .NET
6 49 (34.03%) Web Services
7 47 (32.64%) Scrum
8 46 (31.94%) C++
9 44 (30.56%) Finance
10 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
10 43 (29.86%) CSS
10 43 (29.86%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (29.17%) Degree
11 42 (29.17%) HTML
11 42 (29.17%) RUP
12 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET
12 41 (28.47%) SOAP
13 40 (27.78%) WCF
14 39 (27.08%) WPF
14 39 (27.08%) Silverlight
14 39 (27.08%) LINQ
14 39 (27.08%) MSTest
14 39 (27.08%) MVVM
14 39 (27.08%) NUnit
15 36 (25.00%) WF

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (1.39%) Confluence
1 2 (1.39%) Jetty
1 2 (1.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.39%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.69%) Anypoint
2 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.78%) Ethernet
2 3 (2.08%) HTTP
2 3 (2.08%) NAS
2 3 (2.08%) RS-232
2 3 (2.08%) SAN
2 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.08%) WAN
3 2 (1.39%) Wireless
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.69%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.47%) Star Schema
5 3 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.08%) MySQL
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.39%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.39%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.69%) Big Data
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 39 (27.08%) MSTest
1 39 (27.08%) NUnit
2 12 (8.33%) JIRA
3 9 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.78%) NuGet
5 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.08%) Microsoft Blend
6 3 (2.08%) MSI
6 3 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.08%) WiX
7 2 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.39%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.39%) Selenium
8 1 (0.69%) C++Builder
8 1 (0.69%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (30.56%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Retail
3 7 (4.86%) Marketing
4 5 (3.47%) Banking
4 5 (3.47%) Local Government
4 5 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.78%) Advertising
5 4 (2.78%) Electronics
6 2 (1.39%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.69%) Automotive
7 1 (0.69%) Games
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (29.17%) Analyst
2 36 (25.00%) Developer
3 31 (21.53%) Software Engineer
4 30 (20.83%) Business Analyst
5 29 (20.14%) Architect
6 23 (15.97%) .NET Software Engineer
6 23 (15.97%) C# Software Engineer
7 20 (13.89%) Software Developer
8 19 (13.19%) .NET Developer
8 19 (13.19%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (13.19%) C# Developer
9 18 (12.50%) Senior Developer
10 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (9.72%) Java Developer
11 14 (9.72%) Senior Business Analyst
12 13 (9.03%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (9.03%) Senior Architect
12 13 (9.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (42.36%) XML
2 53 (36.81%) RESTful
3 49 (34.03%) .NET
3 49 (34.03%) Web Services
4 43 (29.86%) CSS
5 42 (29.17%) HTML
6 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET
6 41 (28.47%) SOAP
7 40 (27.78%) WCF
8 39 (27.08%) LINQ
8 39 (27.08%) Silverlight
8 39 (27.08%) WPF
9 36 (25.00%) jQuery
9 36 (25.00%) WF
9 36 (25.00%) XSLT
10 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (9.03%) WinForms
11 11 (7.64%) JSON
12 10 (6.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.92%) Computer Science
2 24 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 11 (7.64%) User Experience
5 6 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.47%) Semantic Web
7 3 (2.08%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.08%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 3 (2.08%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.08%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.08%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.69%) Fintech
8 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Linux
2 11 (7.64%) Windows
3 7 (4.86%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.08%) Mac OS
4 3 (2.08%) Unix
4 3 (2.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (42.36%) OO
3 53 (36.81%) Use Case
4 51 (35.42%) Software Engineering
5 47 (32.64%) Scrum
6 43 (29.86%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (29.17%) RUP
8 39 (27.08%) MVVM
9 36 (25.00%) DSDM
10 29 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (19.44%) DevOps
12 26 (18.06%) Service Delivery
13 22 (15.28%) SDLC
14 19 (13.19%) Mentoring
15 18 (12.50%) Domain Models
16 17 (11.81%) CRM
17 16 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (11.11%) MVC
18 15 (10.42%) Data Modelling
19 14 (9.72%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 70 (48.61%) SQL
2 51 (35.42%) Java
3 49 (34.03%) C#
4 46 (31.94%) C++
5 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
6 36 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 36 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.17%) C
8 3 (2.08%) XAML
9 2 (1.39%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.39%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.39%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.39%) Java 9
9 2 (1.39%) Python
9 2 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (29.17%) Degree
2 17 (11.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.78%) ISEB
3 4 (2.78%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) QA
2 8 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.08%) WAI
4 2 (1.39%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (6.25%) Docker
2 3 (2.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.39%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (24.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.25%) Oracle
3 5 (3.47%) Google
3 5 (3.47%) Rackspace
3 5 (3.47%) VMware
4 3 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (0.69%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.69%) Sun