Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 251 193 141
Rank change year-on-year -58 -52 -10
Permanent jobs citing UML 125 165 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.95% 1.43% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.61% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 137 217
North West median annual salary £51,250 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.17% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,900 £33,150
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,600 £55,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 11809 10237 11557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.82% 88.51% 89.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9489 8577 9362
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -65 94 £50,000 -7.41% 4
Cheshire -33 25 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Merseyside -10 4 £37,500 +11.94% 3
Lancashire -3 2 £70,000 +64.71%
UML
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 78 (62.40%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (55.20%) .NET
3 65 (52.00%) SQL
4 62 (49.60%) C#
4 62 (49.60%) OO
5 60 (48.00%) XML
6 52 (41.60%) C++
7 51 (40.80%) Web Services
8 49 (39.20%) Software Engineering
9 47 (37.60%) WCF
10 45 (36.00%) Finance
10 45 (36.00%) Scrum
11 44 (35.20%) Java
11 44 (35.20%) Degree
11 44 (35.20%) RESTful
12 43 (34.40%) RUP
13 42 (33.60%) NUnit
13 42 (33.60%) MSTest
13 42 (33.60%) MVVM
13 42 (33.60%) WPF
13 42 (33.60%) Silverlight
13 42 (33.60%) LINQ
14 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
15 40 (32.00%) Use Case
16 38 (30.40%) ASP.NET
16 38 (30.40%) CSS
17 37 (29.60%) HTML
18 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
19 32 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
20 31 (24.80%) SDLC

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 (6.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.60%) Confluence
3 1 (0.80%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.80%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.00%) Ethernet
2 15 (12.00%) RS-232
2 15 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.80%) HTTP
4 5 (4.00%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.80%) RDBMS
2 21 (16.80%) Relational Database
3 15 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (4.80%) MySQL
4 6 (4.80%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.40%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.80%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.80%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (33.60%) MSTest
1 42 (33.60%) NUnit
2 18 (14.40%) Visual Studio
3 16 (12.80%) NuGet
3 16 (12.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Blend
4 15 (12.00%) MSI
4 15 (12.00%) WiX
5 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.80%) JIRA
6 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.80%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (36.00%) Finance
2 22 (17.60%) Marketing
3 8 (6.40%) Banking
4 6 (4.80%) Retail
5 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.40%) Electronics
6 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.60%) Automotive
7 2 (1.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Developer
2 29 (23.20%) Software Engineer
3 27 (21.60%) .NET Developer
3 27 (21.60%) Architect
4 25 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 25 (20.00%) Analyst
4 25 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 25 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 25 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 20 (16.00%) Business Analyst
6 15 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
7 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (9.60%) Senior Architect
8 10 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Java Developer
9 9 (7.20%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (7.20%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (6.40%) Digital Architect
10 8 (6.40%) Senior Digital Architect
10 8 (6.40%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (55.20%) .NET
2 60 (48.00%) XML
3 51 (40.80%) Web Services
4 47 (37.60%) WCF
5 44 (35.20%) RESTful
6 42 (33.60%) LINQ
6 42 (33.60%) Silverlight
6 42 (33.60%) WPF
7 38 (30.40%) ASP.NET
7 38 (30.40%) CSS
8 37 (29.60%) HTML
9 30 (24.00%) SOAP
10 27 (21.60%) jQuery
10 27 (21.60%) WF
10 27 (21.60%) XSLT
11 23 (18.40%) .NET Framework
12 18 (14.40%) Entity Framework
13 16 (12.80%) XSD
14 15 (12.00%) COM
14 15 (12.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Computer Science
2 19 (15.20%) Management Information System
3 18 (14.40%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (13.60%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (12.00%) Data Structures
5 15 (12.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 15 (12.00%) Internet of Things
6 10 (8.00%) User Experience
7 6 (4.80%) N-Tier
8 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (2.40%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.80%) Fintech
10 1 (0.80%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.80%) Windows
2 25 (20.00%) Linux
3 15 (12.00%) Mac OS
3 15 (12.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 10 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.60%) Unix
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (62.40%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (49.60%) OO
3 49 (39.20%) Software Engineering
4 45 (36.00%) Scrum
5 43 (34.40%) RUP
6 42 (33.60%) MVVM
7 40 (32.00%) Use Case
8 32 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (24.80%) SDLC
10 27 (21.60%) DSDM
11 26 (20.80%) Service Delivery
12 21 (16.80%) MVC
13 19 (15.20%) OOD
13 19 (15.20%) TDD
14 17 (13.60%) Kanban
14 17 (13.60%) Test Automation
15 16 (12.80%) CRM
15 16 (12.80%) Dependency Injection
15 16 (12.80%) TOGAF
16 15 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (52.00%) SQL
2 62 (49.60%) C#
3 52 (41.60%) C++
4 44 (35.20%) Java
5 35 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 28 (22.40%) T-SQL
7 27 (21.60%) PL/SQL
8 19 (15.20%) C
9 15 (12.00%) XAML
10 2 (1.60%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.60%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.80%) Java 9
11 1 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (35.20%) Degree
2 13 (10.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.20%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.80%) QA
2 7 (5.60%) COBIT
3 6 (4.80%) WAI
4 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.80%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 41 (32.80%) Microsoft
2 17 (13.60%) Oracle
3 8 (6.40%) IBM
4 7 (5.60%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.60%) Google
5 2 (1.60%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.60%) SAP
5 2 (1.60%) VMware
6 1 (0.80%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.80%) Siebel