Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > North West
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 200 140
Rank change year-on-year -42 -60 +6
Permanent jobs citing UML 135 173 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.06% 1.40% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.55% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 121 156 242
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +5.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,375 £56,250
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 11,603 11,193 10,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.90% 90.43% 88.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,266 9,338 8,868
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -36 94 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Cheshire -33 23 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Merseyside +19 15 £29,500 +7.27% 5
Lancashire +11 3 £47,750 - 3
UML
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 (57.04%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (50.37%) SQL
3 65 (48.15%) Use Case
4 56 (41.48%) OO
5 52 (38.52%) Web Services
6 48 (35.56%) XML
6 48 (35.56%) Software Engineering
7 47 (34.81%) Continuous Integration
7 47 (34.81%) .NET
7 47 (34.81%) Scrum
8 45 (33.33%) RESTful
9 44 (32.59%) C++
9 44 (32.59%) HTML
9 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
9 44 (32.59%) CSS
10 43 (31.85%) SOAP
10 43 (31.85%) C#
11 42 (31.11%) Java
11 42 (31.11%) Finance
12 40 (29.63%) T-SQL
12 40 (29.63%) RUP
12 40 (29.63%) NUnit
12 40 (29.63%) WCF
13 39 (28.89%) ASP.NET
14 38 (28.15%) XSLT
14 38 (28.15%) PL/SQL
14 38 (28.15%) DSDM
14 38 (28.15%) WPF
14 38 (28.15%) WF
14 38 (28.15%) Silverlight

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 2 (1.48%) Confluence
1 2 (1.48%) IIS
1 2 (1.48%) Jetty
1 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
1 2 (1.48%) WebLogic
1 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.48%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) NAS
1 7 (5.19%) SAN
1 7 (5.19%) WAN
2 6 (4.44%) Wireless
3 2 (1.48%) HTTP
3 2 (1.48%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) Intranet
4 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.59%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.48%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.48%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.74%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 40 (29.63%) NUnit
2 38 (28.15%) MSTest
3 6 (4.44%) JIRA
4 5 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.96%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.48%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.48%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.48%) Selenium
7 2 (1.48%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.48%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.74%) C++Builder
General
1 42 (31.11%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Retail
3 9 (6.67%) Banking
4 8 (5.93%) Local Government
4 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.96%) Advertising
5 4 (2.96%) Legal
6 3 (2.22%) Electronics
6 3 (2.22%) Games
7 2 (1.48%) Law
8 1 (0.74%) Automotive
8 1 (0.74%) Billing
8 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (32.59%) Analyst
2 31 (22.96%) Developer
3 28 (20.74%) Software Engineer
4 26 (19.26%) Business Analyst
5 25 (18.52%) Architect
6 22 (16.30%) Senior Developer
7 21 (15.56%) .NET Developer
7 21 (15.56%) Software Developer
8 20 (14.81%) .NET Software Engineer
8 20 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (14.81%) C# Developer
8 20 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
9 19 (14.07%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (13.33%) Agile Developer
10 18 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
10 18 (13.33%) Senior Agile Developer
10 18 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 18 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
10 18 (13.33%) Senior WPF Developer
10 18 (13.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (38.52%) Web Services
2 48 (35.56%) XML
3 47 (34.81%) .NET
4 45 (33.33%) RESTful
5 44 (32.59%) CSS
5 44 (32.59%) HTML
6 43 (31.85%) SOAP
7 40 (29.63%) WCF
8 39 (28.89%) ASP.NET
9 38 (28.15%) jQuery
9 38 (28.15%) LINQ
9 38 (28.15%) Silverlight
9 38 (28.15%) WF
9 38 (28.15%) WPF
9 38 (28.15%) XSLT
10 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 18 (13.33%) WinForms
11 8 (5.93%) Middleware
12 6 (4.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.07%) Management Information System
2 18 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.19%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.70%) Taxonomies
5 5 (3.70%) User Experience
6 2 (1.48%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.74%) Fintech
7 1 (0.74%) Frameworx
7 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.74%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.44%) Linux
2 3 (2.22%) Windows
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (57.04%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (48.15%) Use Case
3 56 (41.48%) OO
4 48 (35.56%) Software Engineering
5 47 (34.81%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (34.81%) Scrum
6 40 (29.63%) RUP
7 38 (28.15%) DSDM
7 38 (28.15%) MVVM
8 33 (24.44%) DevOps
9 28 (20.74%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (19.26%) Service Delivery
11 22 (16.30%) Business Analysis
12 18 (13.33%) MVC
13 17 (12.59%) SOA
14 14 (10.37%) Mentoring
15 12 (8.89%) CRM
15 12 (8.89%) Migration
16 11 (8.15%) Data Modelling
16 11 (8.15%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 68 (50.37%) SQL
2 44 (32.59%) C++
2 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
3 43 (31.85%) C#
4 42 (31.11%) Java
5 40 (29.63%) T-SQL
6 38 (28.15%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.22%) C
8 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.48%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.48%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.48%) Python
8 2 (1.48%) Ruby
8 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.74%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 20 (14.81%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) ISEB
3 7 (5.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.48%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.48%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.19%) QA
3 6 (4.44%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.22%) Docker
1 3 (2.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.48%) Cobbler
2 2 (1.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.93%) Google
2 8 (5.93%) Rackspace
2 8 (5.93%) VMware
3 6 (4.44%) Oracle
4 3 (2.22%) IBM
4 3 (2.22%) Sun
5 2 (1.48%) Apigee
5 2 (1.48%) MuleSoft