Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 90 145
Rank change year-on-year -84 +55 +19
Permanent jobs citing UML 57 117 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.02% 2.51% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 2.75% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 45 44
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,105 4,259 5,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.31% 91.32% 90.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,359 2,695 3,490
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Scotland

UML
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing UML in Scotland.

Salary trend for UML in Scotland

UML
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Scotland over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for UML in Scotland

UML
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
Glasgow -38 34 £61,250 +22.50% 6
Edinburgh -59 17 £47,500 -19.15% 6
South Lanarkshire - 2 £46,250 -
West Lothian -7 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £44,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £75,000 -
UML
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for UML.

1 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) Hibernate
2 27 (47.37%) Scrum
3 26 (45.61%) Software Engineering
3 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 26 (45.61%) JBoss
3 26 (45.61%) IBM
4 25 (43.86%) Java
4 25 (43.86%) TDD
4 25 (43.86%) QA
5 24 (42.11%) JPA
5 24 (42.11%) HTML
6 23 (40.35%) Tomcat
6 23 (40.35%) Python
6 23 (40.35%) Ruby
6 23 (40.35%) WebSphere
6 23 (40.35%) Kanban
6 23 (40.35%) Bash Shell
6 23 (40.35%) NoSQL
7 22 (38.60%) Puppet
7 22 (38.60%) MongoDB
7 22 (38.60%) Redis
7 22 (38.60%) Riak
7 22 (38.60%) Cobbler
7 22 (38.60%) HTML5
7 22 (38.60%) Cucumber
7 22 (38.60%) Test Automation
7 22 (38.60%) Hadoop
7 22 (38.60%) Integration Testing
7 22 (38.60%) Multithreading

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 26 (45.61%) JBoss
2 23 (40.35%) Tomcat
2 23 (40.35%) WebSphere
3 21 (36.84%) Jetty
3 21 (36.84%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.75%) nginx
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.51%) Mingle
2 2 (3.51%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) AMQP
2 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.75%) SSL
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) NoSQL
2 22 (38.60%) Couchbase
2 22 (38.60%) Hadoop
2 22 (38.60%) MongoDB
2 22 (38.60%) Redis
2 22 (38.60%) Riak
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) Power BI
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Cucumber
1 22 (38.60%) FitNesse
1 22 (38.60%) Selenium
1 22 (38.60%) Vagrant
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.51%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.51%) JUnit
3 2 (3.51%) Log4j
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (3.51%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.75%) Gatling
4 1 (1.75%) JMeter
4 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.75%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) The Grinder
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Games
3 1 (1.75%) Avionics
3 1 (1.75%) Electronics
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) Full Stack Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Java Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Architect
5 10 (17.54%) Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) AWS Architect
9 4 (7.02%) Embedded Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
10 3 (5.26%) Designer
11 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
11 2 (3.51%) C Software Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) Scrum Master
11 2 (3.51%) Senior Architect
11 2 (3.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) Hibernate
2 24 (42.11%) HTML
2 24 (42.11%) JPA
3 22 (38.60%) HTML5
3 22 (38.60%) Spring
4 21 (36.84%) JMS
4 21 (36.84%) Kafka
4 21 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
4 21 (36.84%) TIBCO EMS
4 21 (36.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (12.28%) XML
6 3 (5.26%) .NET
6 3 (5.26%) Apache OpenJPA
6 3 (5.26%) Web Services
7 2 (3.51%) CSS
7 2 (3.51%) EJB
7 2 (3.51%) J2EE
7 2 (3.51%) jQuery
7 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.02%) EPoS
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.75%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (71.93%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) Scrum
3 26 (45.61%) Software Engineering
4 25 (43.86%) TDD
5 23 (40.35%) Kanban
6 22 (38.60%) Integration Testing
6 22 (38.60%) Multithreading
6 22 (38.60%) Test Automation
7 21 (36.84%) BDD
7 21 (36.84%) Concurrent Programming
7 21 (36.84%) DSDM
7 21 (36.84%) RUP
7 21 (36.84%) System Testing
8 12 (21.05%) Use Case
9 11 (19.30%) Mentoring
10 10 (17.54%) OO
11 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
12 5 (8.77%) Business Analysis
12 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
12 5 (8.77%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.86%) Java
3 23 (40.35%) Bash Shell
3 23 (40.35%) Python
3 23 (40.35%) Ruby
4 6 (10.53%) C#
5 5 (8.77%) C
5 5 (8.77%) SQL
6 4 (7.02%) C++
7 3 (5.26%) MATLAB
7 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.75%) Clojure
8 1 (1.75%) Delphi
8 1 (1.75%) Erlang
8 1 (1.75%) F#
8 1 (1.75%) Haskell
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (43.86%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) TickIT
System Software
1 22 (38.60%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (38.60%) Ansible
1 22 (38.60%) Cobbler
1 22 (38.60%) Opscode Chef
1 22 (38.60%) Puppet
2 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.75%) logstash
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) IBM
2 21 (36.84%) TIBCO
3 9 (15.79%) Oracle
4 8 (14.04%) Informatica
4 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.51%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.75%) Casewise
7 1 (1.75%) Splunk
7 1 (1.75%) VMware