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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England / North West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 123 120
Rank change year-on-year -67 -3  
Permanent jobs citing UML 66 113 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.03% 1.99% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 2.26% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 51 95 110
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5820 4992 5802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.61% 87.93% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4808 4205 4600
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 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
Manchester -49 52 £50,000 +7.52% 6
Cheshire -21 12 £60,000 +50.00%
Merseyside -15 2 £37,500 +14.50% 1
UML
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for UML.

1 79 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (54.35%) .NET
3 69 (50.00%) C#
4 67 (48.55%) Web Services
5 66 (47.83%) OO
6 63 (45.65%) SQL
7 62 (44.93%) Scrum
8 60 (43.48%) XML
9 59 (42.75%) Use Case
10 53 (38.41%) Software Engineering
11 51 (36.96%) Java
12 50 (36.23%) Finance
13 47 (34.06%) RUP
14 46 (33.33%) JavaScript
15 45 (32.61%) C++
15 45 (32.61%) RESTful
16 44 (31.88%) HTML
16 44 (31.88%) ASP.NET
17 42 (30.43%) CSS
17 42 (30.43%) Microsoft
18 41 (29.71%) WCF
19 39 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
20 38 (27.54%) LINQ
20 38 (27.54%) NUnit
20 38 (27.54%) SQL Server
21 37 (26.81%) SOAP
21 37 (26.81%) WPF
21 37 (26.81%) Silverlight
21 37 (26.81%) MSTest
21 37 (26.81%) MVVM

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 8 (5.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 7 (5.07%) JBoss
2 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.07%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.07%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.62%) Apache Solr
3 5 (3.62%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.62%) Confluence
3 5 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (3.62%) Jetty
3 5 (3.62%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.45%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.72%) IIS
5 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (13.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) Ethernet
2 12 (8.70%) HTTP
3 11 (7.97%) RS-232
3 11 (7.97%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.45%) LLU
4 2 (1.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 23 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 17 (12.32%) MySQL
5 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (7.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (3.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (3.62%) Big Data
6 5 (3.62%) Couchbase
6 5 (3.62%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.62%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.62%) Redis
6 5 (3.62%) Riak
7 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (27.54%) NUnit
2 37 (26.81%) MSTest
3 19 (13.77%) Visual Studio
4 12 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Blend
5 11 (7.97%) MSI
5 11 (7.97%) NuGet
5 11 (7.97%) WiX
6 9 (6.52%) JIRA
7 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.62%) Selenium
8 3 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.72%) Moq
10 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 50 (36.23%) Finance
2 24 (17.39%) Marketing
3 20 (14.49%) Retail
4 14 (10.14%) Local Government
4 14 (10.14%) Manufacturing
5 13 (9.42%) Banking
6 2 (1.45%) Legal
6 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Automotive
7 1 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (30.43%) Developer
2 37 (26.81%) Software Engineer
3 31 (22.46%) Architect
4 26 (18.84%) .NET Software Engineer
4 26 (18.84%) C# Software Engineer
5 25 (18.12%) .NET Developer
5 25 (18.12%) C# Developer
6 23 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (15.94%) Analyst
8 17 (12.32%) Business Analyst
8 17 (12.32%) Senior Architect
9 14 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (10.14%) AWS Architect
9 14 (10.14%) AWS Consultant
9 14 (10.14%) Cloud Architect
9 14 (10.14%) Cloud Consultant
9 14 (10.14%) Consultant
9 14 (10.14%) Senior Consultant
10 12 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (7.97%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (54.35%) .NET
2 67 (48.55%) Web Services
3 60 (43.48%) XML
4 45 (32.61%) RESTful
5 44 (31.88%) ASP.NET
5 44 (31.88%) HTML
6 42 (30.43%) CSS
7 41 (29.71%) WCF
8 38 (27.54%) LINQ
9 37 (26.81%) Silverlight
9 37 (26.81%) SOAP
9 37 (26.81%) WPF
10 27 (19.57%) jQuery
11 26 (18.84%) WF
11 26 (18.84%) XSLT
12 18 (13.04%) .NET Framework
13 15 (10.87%) Entity Framework
14 14 (10.14%) Middleware
15 12 (8.70%) Java EE
15 12 (8.70%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.91%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 16 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (8.70%) N-Tier
5 11 (7.97%) Data Structures
5 11 (7.97%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 11 (7.97%) Internet of Things
6 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (2.17%) User Experience
9 2 (1.45%) iSeries
10 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (21.74%) Windows
2 17 (12.32%) Linux
3 16 (11.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (7.97%) Mac OS
4 11 (7.97%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 7 (5.07%) Android
5 7 (5.07%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (57.25%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (47.83%) OO
3 62 (44.93%) Scrum
4 59 (42.75%) Use Case
5 53 (38.41%) Software Engineering
6 47 (34.06%) RUP
7 39 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (26.81%) MVVM
9 33 (23.91%) DSDM
10 30 (21.74%) Open Source
10 30 (21.74%) SOA
11 26 (18.84%) Service Delivery
11 26 (18.84%) TDD
12 24 (17.39%) DevOps
12 24 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (15.94%) Kanban
14 20 (14.49%) SDLC
15 17 (12.32%) MVC
15 17 (12.32%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (11.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 69 (50.00%) C#
2 63 (45.65%) SQL
3 51 (36.96%) Java
4 46 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 45 (32.61%) C++
6 28 (20.29%) T-SQL
7 26 (18.84%) PL/SQL
8 15 (10.87%) C
9 11 (7.97%) XAML
10 5 (3.62%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.62%) Go
10 5 (3.62%) Perl
10 5 (3.62%) Python
11 2 (1.45%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.45%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.72%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.72%) PHP
12 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) Degree
2 9 (6.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) WAI
2 8 (5.80%) COBIT
3 5 (3.62%) WCAG
4 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.62%) Docker
2 3 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.62%) Ansible
1 5 (3.62%) Kibana
1 5 (3.62%) logstash
1 5 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.62%) Puppet
1 5 (3.62%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.32%) Oracle
3 14 (10.14%) Google
3 14 (10.14%) Rackspace
3 14 (10.14%) VMware
4 12 (8.70%) Cognizant
4 12 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (1.45%) hybris
5 2 (1.45%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.45%) SAP
5 2 (1.45%) Siebel
6 1 (0.72%) Symbian
6 1 (0.72%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.72%) Wonderware
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