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

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 245 194 154
Rank change year-on-year -51 -40 -14
Permanent jobs citing UML 129 169 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.01% 1.39% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.55% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 111 143 216
North West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +1.69% +4.12%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% 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 11419 10882 11768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.61% 89.31% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9066 9106 9656
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £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 October 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 October 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 -40 95 £50,000 +2.56% 5
Cheshire -21 28 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Merseyside +4 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Lancashire 0 2 £70,000 +64.71%
UML
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 80 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (50.39%) SQL
3 62 (48.06%) OO
4 61 (47.29%) XML
5 53 (41.09%) .NET
5 53 (41.09%) C#
6 49 (37.98%) RESTful
7 48 (37.21%) C++
7 48 (37.21%) Java
8 47 (36.43%) Software Engineering
9 46 (35.66%) Degree
10 44 (34.11%) Web Services
11 43 (33.33%) Scrum
12 41 (31.78%) Use Case
13 40 (31.01%) WCF
14 39 (30.23%) RUP
15 38 (29.46%) CSS
15 38 (29.46%) ASP.NET
16 37 (28.68%) JavaScript
16 37 (28.68%) HTML
16 37 (28.68%) NUnit
16 37 (28.68%) WPF
16 37 (28.68%) Silverlight
16 37 (28.68%) LINQ
16 37 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (28.68%) MSTest
16 37 (28.68%) MVVM
17 36 (27.91%) Finance
18 34 (26.36%) SOAP
19 33 (25.58%) Microsoft

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 (1.55%) Confluence
1 2 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.78%) Anypoint
2 1 (0.78%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.53%) Ethernet
2 7 (5.43%) RS-232
2 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.88%) HTTP
4 4 (3.10%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.30%) RDBMS
2 12 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 10 (7.75%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.88%) MySQL
5 5 (3.88%) Star Schema
6 2 (1.55%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.55%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 37 (28.68%) MSTest
1 37 (28.68%) NUnit
2 11 (8.53%) JIRA
3 9 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.20%) NuGet
4 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.20%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Blend
5 7 (5.43%) MSI
5 7 (5.43%) WiX
6 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 36 (27.91%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Marketing
3 5 (3.88%) Banking
3 5 (3.88%) Electronics
3 5 (3.88%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.55%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.78%) Automotive
6 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (27.91%) Developer
2 34 (26.36%) Analyst
3 28 (21.71%) Software Engineer
4 26 (20.16%) Business Analyst
5 22 (17.05%) .NET Developer
5 22 (17.05%) .NET Software Engineer
5 22 (17.05%) Architect
5 22 (17.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (17.05%) C# Developer
5 22 (17.05%) C# Software Engineer
6 15 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (11.63%) Software Developer
7 14 (10.85%) Senior Business Analyst
8 13 (10.08%) Java Developer
8 13 (10.08%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Agile .NET Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.98%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (47.29%) XML
2 53 (41.09%) .NET
3 49 (37.98%) RESTful
4 44 (34.11%) Web Services
5 40 (31.01%) WCF
6 38 (29.46%) ASP.NET
6 38 (29.46%) CSS
7 37 (28.68%) HTML
7 37 (28.68%) LINQ
7 37 (28.68%) Silverlight
7 37 (28.68%) WPF
8 34 (26.36%) SOAP
9 30 (23.26%) jQuery
9 30 (23.26%) WF
9 30 (23.26%) XSLT
10 12 (9.30%) .NET Framework
10 12 (9.30%) JSON
11 10 (7.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (7.75%) J2EE
12 9 (6.98%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (24.03%) Computer Science
2 18 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (7.75%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.75%) User Experience
4 8 (6.20%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (5.43%) Data Structures
5 7 (5.43%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 7 (5.43%) Internet of Things
6 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.88%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.88%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.78%) Fintech
7 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.95%) Linux
2 17 (13.18%) Windows
3 9 (6.98%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.43%) Mac OS
4 7 (5.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (2.33%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (48.06%) OO
3 47 (36.43%) Software Engineering
4 43 (33.33%) Scrum
5 41 (31.78%) Use Case
6 39 (30.23%) RUP
7 37 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (28.68%) MVVM
8 30 (23.26%) DSDM
9 28 (21.71%) SDLC
10 23 (17.83%) Service Delivery
11 18 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (13.18%) DevOps
12 17 (13.18%) MVC
13 15 (11.63%) Domain Models
13 15 (11.63%) Mentoring
13 15 (11.63%) OOD
14 14 (10.85%) CRM
14 14 (10.85%) OOA/OOD
15 13 (10.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.39%) SQL
2 53 (41.09%) C#
3 48 (37.21%) C++
3 48 (37.21%) Java
4 37 (28.68%) JavaScript
5 31 (24.03%) T-SQL
6 30 (23.26%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.53%) C
8 7 (5.43%) XAML
9 3 (2.33%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.33%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.55%) Java 9
11 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (35.66%) Degree
2 18 (13.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.10%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) QA
2 6 (4.65%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.88%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) Docker
2 4 (3.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.53%) Oracle
3 1 (0.78%) IBM
3 1 (0.78%) MuleSoft
3 1 (0.78%) SAP
3 1 (0.78%) Sun