Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 228 133
Rank change year-on-year +2 -95 +16
Permanent jobs citing UML 148 142 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 1.15% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.26% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 124 125 220
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.94% +8.75%
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 11,925 11,271 10,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 92.04% 91.48% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,601 9,385 8,456
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,500 £60,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 2018. 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 -14 102 £52,500 - 12
Merseyside +28 21 £29,500 -5.60% 7
Cheshire -27 18 £51,250 +7.89% 2
Lancashire +7 6 £47,500 - 3
UML
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing UML also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North West region with a requirement for UML.

1 85 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (52.03%) SQL
3 76 (51.35%) Use Case
4 60 (40.54%) Web Services
5 58 (39.19%) JavaScript
5 58 (39.19%) HTML
6 57 (38.51%) CSS
7 54 (36.49%) OO
8 50 (33.78%) .NET
9 49 (33.11%) Finance
10 45 (30.41%) Java
10 45 (30.41%) Software Engineering
11 44 (29.73%) Scrum
12 43 (29.05%) XML
12 43 (29.05%) Continuous Integration
13 42 (28.38%) C#
14 41 (27.70%) T-SQL
14 41 (27.70%) ASP.NET
14 41 (27.70%) SOAP
14 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
14 41 (27.70%) RESTful
14 41 (27.70%) NUnit
14 41 (27.70%) WCF
15 40 (27.03%) C++
16 39 (26.35%) jQuery
17 38 (25.68%) RUP
17 38 (25.68%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (25.00%) DSDM
18 37 (25.00%) PL/SQL
18 37 (25.00%) XSLT

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 9 (6.08%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.73%) IIS
3 5 (3.38%) Confluence
4 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.03%) JBoss
5 3 (2.03%) Jetty
5 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (2.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.05%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.70%) PaaS
5 3 (2.03%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) NAS
1 7 (4.73%) SAN
1 7 (4.73%) WAN
2 6 (4.05%) Wireless
3 4 (2.70%) HTTP
4 2 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) Intranet
5 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (4.73%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.70%) HBase
4 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.03%) Couchbase
5 3 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.68%) Redis
7 1 (0.68%) Riak
Development Applications
1 41 (27.70%) NUnit
2 37 (25.00%) MSTest
3 12 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 9 (6.08%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.08%) JIRA
5 8 (5.41%) Selenium
6 6 (4.05%) Ant
6 6 (4.05%) CA Release Automation
6 6 (4.05%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.05%) Gradle
6 6 (4.05%) JUnit
6 6 (4.05%) Maven
7 4 (2.70%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.03%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.35%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.35%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.35%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 49 (33.11%) Finance
2 14 (9.46%) Banking
2 14 (9.46%) Retail
3 12 (8.11%) Local Government
3 12 (8.11%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.05%) Games
5 5 (3.38%) Advertising
5 5 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.38%) Legal
6 2 (1.35%) Automotive
6 2 (1.35%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (31.08%) Analyst
2 35 (23.65%) Developer
3 33 (22.30%) Architect
4 28 (18.92%) Business Analyst
5 24 (16.22%) Software Engineer
6 23 (15.54%) .NET Developer
7 22 (14.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (14.86%) C# Developer
7 22 (14.86%) Senior Developer
8 19 (12.84%) .NET Software Engineer
8 19 (12.84%) C# Software Engineer
8 19 (12.84%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (12.84%) SQL Developer
8 19 (12.84%) Systems Analyst
9 18 (12.16%) Agile .NET Developer
9 18 (12.16%) Agile C# Developer
9 18 (12.16%) C# Software Developer
9 18 (12.16%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 18 (12.16%) Senior SQL Developer
9 18 (12.16%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (40.54%) Web Services
2 58 (39.19%) HTML
3 57 (38.51%) CSS
4 50 (33.78%) .NET
5 43 (29.05%) XML
6 41 (27.70%) ASP.NET
6 41 (27.70%) RESTful
6 41 (27.70%) SOAP
6 41 (27.70%) WCF
7 39 (26.35%) jQuery
8 37 (25.00%) LINQ
8 37 (25.00%) Silverlight
8 37 (25.00%) WF
8 37 (25.00%) WPF
8 37 (25.00%) XSLT
9 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (12.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 18 (12.16%) WinForms
10 16 (10.81%) Spring
11 12 (8.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.59%) Management Information System
2 23 (15.54%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (8.78%) Taxonomies
4 12 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.08%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (5.41%) Computer Science
7 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
8 6 (4.05%) User Experience
9 4 (2.70%) Cyber Defence
10 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.68%) Fintech
10 1 (0.68%) Frameworx
10 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.68%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (1.35%) Linux
2 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (57.43%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (51.35%) Use Case
3 54 (36.49%) OO
4 45 (30.41%) Software Engineering
5 44 (29.73%) Scrum
6 43 (29.05%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (25.68%) RUP
7 38 (25.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 37 (25.00%) DSDM
8 37 (25.00%) MVVM
9 35 (23.65%) DevOps
10 27 (18.24%) Business Analysis
11 25 (16.89%) Service Delivery
12 21 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (14.19%) TOGAF
13 19 (12.84%) BPMN
13 19 (12.84%) Waterfall
14 18 (12.16%) Migration
14 18 (12.16%) MVC
15 17 (11.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 77 (52.03%) SQL
2 58 (39.19%) JavaScript
3 45 (30.41%) Java
4 42 (28.38%) C#
5 41 (27.70%) T-SQL
6 40 (27.03%) C++
7 37 (25.00%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.73%) Python
9 4 (2.70%) Java 8
9 4 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.03%) Ruby
11 2 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) Degree
1 12 (8.11%) ISEB
2 6 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.03%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.68%) HND
5 1 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.78%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.05%) PMO
3 3 (2.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.38%) Puppet
3 4 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.03%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (27.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.11%) Google
2 12 (8.11%) Rackspace
2 12 (8.11%) VMware
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle
4 4 (2.70%) Cloudera
4 4 (2.70%) Splunk
5 3 (2.03%) Apigee
5 3 (2.03%) IBM
5 3 (2.03%) MuleSoft
5 3 (2.03%) Sun
6 2 (1.35%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.68%) Atlassian