Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 225 254 171
Rank change year-on-year +29 -83 -27
Permanent jobs citing UML 133 127 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.06% 0.97% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.06% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 100 104 164
North West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +3.34%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,875 £31,400
90th Percentile £68,875 £70,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 11,397 11,955 10,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.16% 91.15% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9,196 9,722 8,663
North West median annual salary £44,500 £41,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.55% +3.44% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +21 88 £50,000 -2.44% 10
Merseyside +30 22 £43,125 +15.00% 3
Cheshire -18 14 £60,000 +9.09% 3
Lancashire +12 8 £47,500 - 4
UML
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 77 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (52.63%) SQL
3 69 (51.88%) Use Case
4 57 (42.86%) OO
5 55 (41.35%) Web Services
5 55 (41.35%) HTML
6 53 (39.85%) JavaScript
6 53 (39.85%) CSS
7 46 (34.59%) .NET
8 43 (32.33%) Scrum
9 42 (31.58%) Finance
9 42 (31.58%) Java
9 42 (31.58%) XML
9 42 (31.58%) Software Engineering
10 41 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (27.82%) C#
11 37 (27.82%) T-SQL
11 37 (27.82%) WCF
11 37 (27.82%) RESTful
11 37 (27.82%) NUnit
12 36 (27.07%) C++
13 35 (26.32%) SOAP
13 35 (26.32%) RUP
13 35 (26.32%) DSDM
13 35 (26.32%) jQuery
14 34 (25.56%) Microsoft
14 34 (25.56%) ASP.NET
15 33 (24.81%) PL/SQL
16 31 (23.31%) XSLT
16 31 (23.31%) WPF

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 (6.77%) IIS
1 9 (6.77%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.76%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.01%) Confluence
3 4 (3.01%) JBoss
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.50%) Jetty
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.75%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (11.28%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (4.51%) PaaS
5 2 (1.50%) Asana
5 2 (1.50%) G Suite
5 2 (1.50%) Lucidchart
5 2 (1.50%) npm
5 2 (1.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) HTTP
2 2 (1.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) AMQP
3 1 (0.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.76%) HBase
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.26%) Big Data
6 3 (2.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.50%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.50%) Redis
7 2 (1.50%) Riak
8 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (27.82%) NUnit
2 31 (23.31%) MSTest
3 14 (10.53%) Visual Studio
4 10 (7.52%) JUnit
5 9 (6.77%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.77%) JIRA
6 8 (6.02%) Selenium
7 7 (5.26%) Ant
7 7 (5.26%) CA Release Automation
7 7 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 7 (5.26%) Gradle
7 7 (5.26%) Maven
8 5 (3.76%) IntelliJ
9 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.50%) Axure RP
10 2 (1.50%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.50%) Redmine
10 2 (1.50%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.50%) Subversion
10 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (31.58%) Finance
2 18 (13.53%) Banking
3 14 (10.53%) Retail
4 10 (7.52%) Local Government
4 10 (7.52%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.02%) Investment Banking
6 7 (5.26%) Games
7 6 (4.51%) Advertising
7 6 (4.51%) Law
7 6 (4.51%) Legal
8 5 (3.76%) Front Office
9 4 (3.01%) Automotive
9 4 (3.01%) Marketing
10 3 (2.26%) Back Office
11 2 (1.50%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.75%) Billing
12 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (29.32%) Developer
2 38 (28.57%) Analyst
3 32 (24.06%) Business Analyst
4 24 (18.05%) .NET Developer
4 24 (18.05%) Architect
5 23 (17.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (17.29%) C# Developer
6 21 (15.79%) Senior Developer
7 19 (14.29%) Software Engineer
7 19 (14.29%) SQL Developer
8 18 (13.53%) Agile Developer
8 18 (13.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 17 (12.78%) C# WPF Developer
9 17 (12.78%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 17 (12.78%) Senior Agile Developer
9 17 (12.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 17 (12.78%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 17 (12.78%) Senior SQL Developer
9 17 (12.78%) Senior WPF Developer
9 17 (12.78%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (41.35%) HTML
1 55 (41.35%) Web Services
2 53 (39.85%) CSS
3 46 (34.59%) .NET
4 42 (31.58%) XML
5 37 (27.82%) RESTful
5 37 (27.82%) WCF
6 35 (26.32%) jQuery
6 35 (26.32%) SOAP
7 34 (25.56%) ASP.NET
8 31 (23.31%) LINQ
8 31 (23.31%) Silverlight
8 31 (23.31%) WF
8 31 (23.31%) WPF
8 31 (23.31%) XSLT
9 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 17 (12.78%) Spring
9 17 (12.78%) WinForms
10 11 (8.27%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.05%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (16.54%) Management Information System
3 20 (15.04%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (9.77%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (6.02%) Taxonomies
6 6 (4.51%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.76%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (2.26%) Marketing Technology
8 3 (2.26%) N-Tier
8 3 (2.26%) User Experience
9 2 (1.50%) Clustering
9 2 (1.50%) LIMS
10 1 (0.75%) Frameworx
10 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.75%) Social Media
10 1 (0.75%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.76%) Embedded Linux
1 5 (3.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (51.88%) Use Case
3 57 (42.86%) OO
4 43 (32.33%) Scrum
5 42 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 41 (30.83%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (26.32%) DSDM
7 35 (26.32%) RUP
8 31 (23.31%) MVVM
9 29 (21.80%) DevOps
9 29 (21.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (18.80%) Business Analysis
11 23 (17.29%) TDD
12 21 (15.79%) BPMN
13 19 (14.29%) MVC
13 19 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (14.29%) Wealth Management
14 18 (13.53%) SOA
15 17 (12.78%) Migration
15 17 (12.78%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 70 (52.63%) SQL
2 53 (39.85%) JavaScript
3 42 (31.58%) Java
4 37 (27.82%) C#
4 37 (27.82%) T-SQL
5 36 (27.07%) C++
6 33 (24.81%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.26%) C
7 7 (5.26%) Python
8 6 (4.51%) Java 8
8 6 (4.51%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (9.77%) Degree
2 9 (6.77%) ISEB
3 6 (4.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.50%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.75%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.26%) MiFID
3 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) Firmware
3 2 (1.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.76%) Single Sign-On
3 4 (3.01%) Puppet
4 2 (1.50%) Ansible
4 2 (1.50%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 34 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.53%) Google
3 10 (7.52%) Rackspace
3 10 (7.52%) VMware
4 7 (5.26%) Oracle
5 5 (3.76%) Cloudera
5 5 (3.76%) Splunk
6 3 (2.26%) Teradata
7 2 (1.50%) Apigee
7 2 (1.50%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.50%) IBM
7 2 (1.50%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.50%) Sun
7 2 (1.50%) Yahoo!
8 1 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.75%) TIBCO