Period
to 19 August 2017

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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 112 141
Rank change year-on-year -57 +29 +14
Permanent jobs citing UML 49 125 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 2.21% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 2.42% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 41 61 73
Scotland median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +10.53% +9.20%
10th Percentile £39,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

UML is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4903 5164 5663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.44% 91.17% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3045 3064 3575
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,350 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 19 August 2017.

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 19 August 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
Glasgow -29 29 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Edinburgh -20 18 £85,000 +72.59% 3
Aberdeen - 1 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £44,000 -
UML
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for UML.

1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.78%) Java
3 16 (32.65%) SOA
3 16 (32.65%) IBM
3 16 (32.65%) Finance
3 16 (32.65%) Hibernate
4 14 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 14 (28.57%) JPA
5 13 (26.53%) Scrum
5 13 (26.53%) Use Case
5 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
5 13 (26.53%) Web Services
6 12 (24.49%) OO
6 12 (24.49%) QA
6 12 (24.49%) Spring
7 11 (22.45%) TDD
7 11 (22.45%) JBoss
7 11 (22.45%) Oracle
7 11 (22.45%) Waterfall
8 10 (20.41%) Cucumber
8 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
8 10 (20.41%) Ansible
8 10 (20.41%) Docker
8 10 (20.41%) WebLogic
8 10 (20.41%) FitNesse
8 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
9 9 (18.37%) Banking
9 9 (18.37%) System Testing
9 9 (18.37%) Kanban
9 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis

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 11 (22.45%) JBoss
2 10 (20.41%) WebLogic
3 8 (16.33%) Jetty
3 8 (16.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (6.12%) Confluence
6 2 (4.08%) Apache
7 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
7 1 (2.04%) Mule
7 1 (2.04%) Mule ESB
7 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Endur
1 5 (10.20%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) AMQP
1 8 (16.33%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) NoSQL
2 9 (18.37%) Hadoop
2 9 (18.37%) MongoDB
3 8 (16.33%) Couchbase
3 8 (16.33%) Redis
3 8 (16.33%) Riak
4 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
6 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.12%) Star Schema
7 2 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (4.08%) MySQL
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.04%) Big Data
8 1 (2.04%) HBase
8 1 (2.04%) OrientDB
8 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Cucumber
1 10 (20.41%) FitNesse
2 8 (16.33%) Selenium
2 8 (16.33%) Vagrant
3 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) ERwin
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) MagicDraw
5 2 (4.08%) Maven
5 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.04%) GoCD
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Architect
2 11 (22.45%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Lead Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Digital Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Endur Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) OpenLink Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.16%) AWS Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Information Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Designer
9 1 (2.04%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Hibernate
2 14 (28.57%) JPA
3 13 (26.53%) Web Services
4 12 (24.49%) Spring
5 9 (18.37%) HTML
5 9 (18.37%) HTML5
6 8 (16.33%) JMS
6 8 (16.33%) Kafka
6 8 (16.33%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (16.33%) TIBCO EMS
6 8 (16.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (12.24%) JSF
7 6 (12.24%) RichFaces
8 5 (10.20%) Drools
8 5 (10.20%) XML
9 4 (8.16%) Apache CXF
9 4 (8.16%) jQuery
10 3 (6.12%) .NET
10 3 (6.12%) Apache OpenJPA
10 3 (6.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Mobile Banking
1 8 (16.33%) Online Banking
2 6 (12.24%) N-Tier
3 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Taxonomies
5 2 (4.08%) EPoS
5 2 (4.08%) Equities
5 2 (4.08%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.08%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (53.06%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) SOA
3 14 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 13 (26.53%) Scrum
4 13 (26.53%) Use Case
5 12 (24.49%) OO
6 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 11 (22.45%) Waterfall
7 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
8 9 (18.37%) Data Analysis
8 9 (18.37%) Kanban
8 9 (18.37%) System Testing
8 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
9 8 (16.33%) BDD
9 8 (16.33%) Concurrent Programming
9 8 (16.33%) DSDM
9 8 (16.33%) E-Commerce
9 8 (16.33%) Integration Testing
9 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
9 8 (16.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.78%) Java
2 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.37%) Python
4 8 (16.33%) Bash Shell
4 8 (16.33%) Ruby
5 3 (6.12%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) SQL
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Go
6 2 (4.08%) Scala
7 1 (2.04%) PHP
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) Smalltalk
7 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) ISEB
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.49%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.08%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.04%) HDFS
3 1 (2.04%) KVM
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Ansible
2 8 (16.33%) Cobbler
2 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (16.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) IBM
2 11 (22.45%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) TIBCO
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.20%) OpenLink
4 5 (10.20%) Triple Point
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) VMware