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

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 246 196
Rank change year-on-year -30 -50 -39
Permanent jobs citing UML 84 129 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.72% 1.01% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.11% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 59 111 143
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +1.69%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,500 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 10,633 11,595 11,093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.97% 90.93% 91.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,519 9,204 9,264
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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 -34 52 £50,000 - 5
Merseyside +26 16 £43,750 +16.67%
Lancashire +15 8 £50,000 -28.57% 3
Cheshire -10 8 £63,750 +15.91% 3
UML
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 46 (54.76%) Use Case
2 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (46.43%) SQL
4 35 (41.67%) Web Services
5 33 (39.29%) OO
5 33 (39.29%) Scrum
6 31 (36.90%) CSS
7 30 (35.71%) HTML
7 30 (35.71%) Finance
8 29 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 28 (33.33%) .NET
9 28 (33.33%) XML
10 27 (32.14%) C#
11 26 (30.95%) C++
11 26 (30.95%) T-SQL
11 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
11 26 (30.95%) RUP
11 26 (30.95%) DSDM
12 24 (28.57%) PL/SQL
12 24 (28.57%) SOAP
12 24 (28.57%) NUnit
12 24 (28.57%) jQuery
12 24 (28.57%) WCF
12 24 (28.57%) RESTful
13 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET
14 22 (26.19%) XSLT
14 22 (26.19%) Java
14 22 (26.19%) WPF
14 22 (26.19%) 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 3 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.19%) CMS
3 1 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.19%) JBoss
3 1 (1.19%) Jetty
3 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.19%) WildFly
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.38%) Asana
4 2 (2.38%) G Suite
4 2 (2.38%) Lucidchart
4 2 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.38%) HTTP
1 2 (2.38%) Internet
1 2 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) AMQP
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.57%) Big Data
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.19%) HBase
5 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Redis
5 1 (1.19%) Riak
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) NUnit
2 22 (26.19%) MSTest
3 4 (4.76%) JUnit
4 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.38%) Axure RP
5 2 (2.38%) Redmine
5 2 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) Ant
6 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.19%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.19%) Gradle
6 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.19%) JIRA
6 1 (1.19%) Maven
6 1 (1.19%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.19%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (35.71%) Finance
2 11 (13.10%) Retail
3 10 (11.90%) Banking
4 8 (9.52%) Local Government
4 8 (9.52%) Manufacturing
5 7 (8.33%) Law
6 5 (5.95%) Advertising
6 5 (5.95%) Front Office
6 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.57%) Back Office
7 3 (3.57%) Marketing
8 2 (2.38%) Automotive
8 2 (2.38%) Games
8 2 (2.38%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.19%) Legal
9 1 (1.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (32.14%) Analyst
2 25 (29.76%) Business Analyst
3 24 (28.57%) Developer
4 15 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 14 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Architect
5 14 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 14 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 13 (15.48%) Agile Developer
6 13 (15.48%) Software Engineer
6 13 (15.48%) SQL Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
7 12 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
7 12 (14.29%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (41.67%) Web Services
2 31 (36.90%) CSS
3 30 (35.71%) HTML
4 28 (33.33%) .NET
4 28 (33.33%) XML
5 24 (28.57%) jQuery
5 24 (28.57%) RESTful
5 24 (28.57%) SOAP
5 24 (28.57%) WCF
6 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET
7 22 (26.19%) LINQ
7 22 (26.19%) Silverlight
7 22 (26.19%) WF
7 22 (26.19%) WPF
7 22 (26.19%) XSLT
8 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (15.48%) WinForms
9 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (9.52%) Middleware
11 5 (5.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (11.90%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.57%) Marketing Technology
5 3 (3.57%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.38%) Clustering
6 2 (2.38%) LIMS
6 2 (2.38%) User Experience
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Cyber Defence
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.19%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Use Case
2 44 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (39.29%) OO
3 33 (39.29%) Scrum
4 29 (34.52%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 26 (30.95%) DSDM
6 26 (30.95%) RUP
7 22 (26.19%) MVVM
8 20 (23.81%) DevOps
9 19 (22.62%) Business Analysis
10 16 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (17.86%) MVC
12 14 (16.67%) BPMN
12 14 (16.67%) SOA
13 13 (15.48%) Wealth Management
14 11 (13.10%) Project Management
15 10 (11.90%) Migration
15 10 (11.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) SQL
2 27 (32.14%) C#
3 26 (30.95%) C++
3 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 26 (30.95%) T-SQL
4 24 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 22 (26.19%) Java
6 5 (5.95%) C
7 2 (2.38%) Java 8
7 2 (2.38%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.19%) Ruby
8 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) ISEB
3 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.19%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) MiFID
2 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) Docker
1 1 (1.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.19%) Ansible
2 1 (1.19%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.19%) Puppet
2 1 (1.19%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Google
3 8 (9.52%) Rackspace
3 8 (9.52%) VMware
4 4 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (3.57%) Teradata
6 2 (2.38%) Casewise
6 2 (2.38%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.19%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.19%) IBM
7 1 (1.19%) SAP
7 1 (1.19%) Splunk
7 1 (1.19%) TIBCO