Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 336 322 237
Rank change year-on-year -14 -85 -18
Permanent jobs citing UML 1,418 1,710 2,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 0.99% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.08% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,024 1,312 2,161
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,875 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 137,145 158,927 161,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.69% 91.80% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 108,107 127,841 133,725
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,735
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

UML
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in the UK

UML
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for UML in the UK

UML
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UML over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for UML in the UK

UML
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
England -10 1,329 £56,500 +2.73% 214
UK excluding London -7 933 £50,000 - 192
London -4 442 £71,500 +2.14% 49
South East -8 301 £50,500 +1.00% 35
South West +37 235 £45,000 -5.26% 36
Midlands +30 163 £47,500 -9.52% 36
North of England -54 134 £50,000 - 36
West Midlands +51 113 £50,000 -4.76% 30
Yorkshire +1 71 £50,000 -5.66% 10
East of England +7 64 £56,500 +5.12% 22
North West -53 53 £52,500 +5.00% 22
East Midlands +18 50 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Scotland -18 27 £55,000 +10.00% 17
Wales +4 15 £45,000 +12.50% 10
North East +20 10 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Northern Ireland -28 2 - -

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 with a requirement for UML.

1 882 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 444 (31.31%) Java
3 431 (30.39%) Software Engineering
4 397 (28.00%) SQL
5 356 (25.11%) C#
6 353 (24.89%) Scrum
7 339 (23.91%) Finance
8 330 (23.27%) Degree
9 316 (22.28%) OO
10 312 (22.00%) Security Cleared
11 299 (21.09%) JavaScript
12 296 (20.87%) HTML
13 295 (20.80%) Business Analysis
14 289 (20.38%) CSS
15 286 (20.17%) Use Case
16 279 (19.68%) C++
17 260 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
18 259 (18.27%) .NET
19 250 (17.63%) Project Management
20 249 (17.56%) TOGAF
21 241 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
22 238 (16.78%) Waterfall
23 236 (16.64%) Analytical Skills
24 235 (16.57%) Microsoft
25 229 (16.15%) SDLC
26 222 (15.66%) BPMN
27 217 (15.30%) Web Services
28 215 (15.16%) SQL Server
29 206 (14.53%) Linux
30 196 (13.82%) C

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 101 (7.12%) Apache
2 80 (5.64%) SharePoint
3 39 (2.75%) WebLogic
4 32 (2.26%) JBoss
5 26 (1.83%) Confluence
6 24 (1.69%) WebSphere
7 22 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 22 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
9 16 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (1.13%) SAS
10 12 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (0.78%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
11 11 (0.78%) WildFly
12 9 (0.63%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.63%) Jetty
13 8 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
13 8 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 50 (3.53%) MS Visio
2 46 (3.24%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.35%) Simulink
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS
7 2 (0.14%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.14%) TargetLink
8 1 (0.071%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 50 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.14%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 165 (11.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 148 (10.44%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (3.74%) GitHub
4 46 (3.24%) Google Cloud Platform
5 43 (3.03%) PaaS
5 43 (3.03%) SaaS
6 21 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (1.27%) IaaS
8 14 (0.99%) Data Lake Analytics
9 8 (0.56%) OpenShift
10 7 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
11 6 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (0.42%) OneDrive
12 5 (0.35%) Apigee
13 4 (0.28%) Boomi
13 4 (0.28%) Serverless
14 3 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
14 3 (0.21%) npm
15 2 (0.14%) Azure Functions
15 2 (0.14%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.68%) Internet
2 30 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.20%) HTTP
4 15 (1.06%) Extranet
4 15 (1.06%) Intranet
5 13 (0.92%) DNS
6 10 (0.71%) DHCP
6 10 (0.71%) Wireless
7 8 (0.56%) HTTPS
7 8 (0.56%) SSL
8 6 (0.42%) Firewall
9 3 (0.21%) 3G
9 3 (0.21%) 4G
9 3 (0.21%) 5G
9 3 (0.21%) 802.11
9 3 (0.21%) DAB
9 3 (0.21%) LTE
9 3 (0.21%) Network Security
9 3 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.071%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (15.16%) SQL Server
2 132 (9.31%) Big Data
3 125 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 84 (5.92%) NoSQL
5 81 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 67 (4.72%) MySQL
7 63 (4.44%) Hadoop
8 59 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (4.16%) MongoDB
9 48 (3.39%) RDBMS
10 32 (2.26%) Data Lake
11 26 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
12 25 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 24 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 20 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
17 19 (1.34%) Blockchain
18 18 (1.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 135 (9.52%) Maven
2 93 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 82 (5.78%) JIRA
4 81 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 79 (5.57%) Eclipse
6 69 (4.87%) Subversion
7 59 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 50 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 47 (3.31%) NUnit
10 46 (3.24%) Visual Studio
11 44 (3.10%) MSTest
12 43 (3.03%) Eclipse RCP
13 41 (2.89%) Ant
14 28 (1.97%) Bitbucket
14 28 (1.97%) JUnit
15 25 (1.76%) Apache Ivy
16 22 (1.55%) ERwin
16 22 (1.55%) Robot Framework
17 19 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 19 (1.34%) ER Studio
General
1 339 (23.91%) Finance
2 143 (10.08%) Retail
3 92 (6.49%) Telecoms
4 81 (5.71%) Advertising
5 71 (5.01%) Manufacturing
6 68 (4.80%) Aerospace
7 67 (4.72%) Banking
8 42 (2.96%) Marketing
9 34 (2.40%) Electronics
10 28 (1.97%) Automotive
10 28 (1.97%) Local Government
11 27 (1.90%) Military
12 26 (1.83%) Law
13 22 (1.55%) Legal
14 18 (1.27%) Financial Institution
15 17 (1.20%) Games
16 10 (0.71%) Front Office
17 8 (0.56%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.49%) Retail Banking
19 6 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 395 (27.86%) Architect
2 353 (24.89%) Analyst
3 321 (22.64%) Business Analyst
4 294 (20.73%) Software Engineer
5 250 (17.63%) Developer
6 183 (12.91%) Solutions Architect
7 102 (7.19%) Java Developer
8 87 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
9 86 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
10 77 (5.43%) Lead Business Analyst
11 76 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
12 64 (4.51%) C# Developer
13 63 (4.44%) Data Architect
14 62 (4.37%) C# Software Engineer
14 62 (4.37%) C++ Software Engineer
15 59 (4.16%) Senior Developer
16 50 (3.53%) Junior
16 50 (3.53%) Software Developer
17 47 (3.31%) Consultant
18 45 (3.17%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (20.87%) HTML
2 289 (20.38%) CSS
3 259 (18.27%) .NET
4 217 (15.30%) Web Services
5 159 (11.21%) Spring
6 155 (10.93%) XML
7 115 (8.11%) RESTful
8 112 (7.90%) jQuery
9 110 (7.76%) Middleware
10 98 (6.91%) ASP.NET
11 95 (6.70%) SOAP
12 93 (6.56%) HTML5
13 92 (6.49%) Hibernate
14 91 (6.42%) .NET Framework
15 89 (6.28%) AngularJS
16 88 (6.21%) REST
17 79 (5.57%) React
18 73 (5.15%) JSON
19 63 (4.44%) JSP
20 62 (4.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 236 (16.64%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (7.90%) Management Information System
3 94 (6.63%) User Experience
4 65 (4.58%) Self-Motivation
5 63 (4.44%) FMCG
6 58 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (4.09%) N-Tier
7 37 (2.61%) Embedded Systems
8 31 (2.19%) Cloud Native
9 30 (2.12%) Fintech
10 25 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
11 24 (1.69%) Mobile App
12 23 (1.62%) RIA
13 22 (1.55%) NHS
14 18 (1.27%) Clustering
15 15 (1.06%) Public Cloud
16 14 (0.99%) EPoS
17 12 (0.85%) PMI
18 11 (0.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 11 (0.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 206 (14.53%) Linux
2 171 (12.06%) Windows
3 104 (7.33%) Android
4 97 (6.84%) Apple iOS
5 40 (2.82%) Unix
6 35 (2.47%) Ubuntu
7 15 (1.06%) CentOS
7 15 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.06%) Windows Phone
8 8 (0.56%) Windows NT
8 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (0.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 882 (62.20%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (30.39%) Software Engineering
3 353 (24.89%) Scrum
4 316 (22.28%) OO
5 295 (20.80%) Business Analysis
6 286 (20.17%) Use Case
7 260 (18.34%) Problem-Solving
8 250 (17.63%) Project Management
9 249 (17.56%) TOGAF
10 241 (17.00%) Continuous Integration
11 238 (16.78%) Waterfall
12 229 (16.15%) SDLC
13 222 (15.66%) BPMN
14 185 (13.05%) User Stories
15 184 (12.98%) TDD
16 177 (12.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 175 (12.34%) SOA
18 162 (11.42%) Data Modelling
19 151 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
20 145 (10.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 444 (31.31%) Java
2 397 (28.00%) SQL
3 356 (25.11%) C#
4 299 (21.09%) JavaScript
5 279 (19.68%) C++
6 196 (13.82%) C
7 114 (8.04%) Python
8 97 (6.84%) T-SQL
9 52 (3.67%) PL/SQL
10 42 (2.96%) Java 8
11 35 (2.47%) Embedded C
12 27 (1.90%) PHP
13 22 (1.55%) Ada
14 16 (1.13%) Ruby
15 14 (0.99%) PowerShell
16 13 (0.92%) R
16 13 (0.92%) VB.NET
17 12 (0.85%) Shell Script
18 9 (0.63%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 330 (23.27%) Degree
2 312 (22.00%) Security Cleared
3 135 (9.52%) SC Cleared
4 101 (7.12%) ISEB
5 73 (5.15%) DV Cleared
6 47 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 42 (2.96%) TOGAF Certification
8 21 (1.48%) CBAP
9 17 (1.20%) PMI Certification
10 15 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
10 15 (1.06%) Chartered Engineer
11 12 (0.85%) MCPD
11 12 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.71%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.56%) PMP
14 7 (0.49%) MOS
14 7 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.42%) HND
15 6 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (8.46%) QA
2 37 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 36 (2.54%) Data Quality
4 28 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (1.55%) GDPR
6 18 (1.27%) COBIT
7 15 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 14 (0.99%) MISRA
8 14 (0.99%) PMO
9 13 (0.92%) Cyber Essentials
9 13 (0.92%) DICOM
9 13 (0.92%) ISO 9001
10 11 (0.78%) DO-178B
11 9 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 12207
11 9 (0.63%) MISRA C
12 6 (0.42%) ISO 26262
13 4 (0.28%) Basel III
13 4 (0.28%) PSD2
14 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 3 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 43 (3.03%) Docker
2 29 (2.05%) Firmware
3 8 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.35%) VirtualBox
5 5 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.071%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 20 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.13%) Kubernetes
3 14 (0.99%) Ansible
4 12 (0.85%) Terraform
5 6 (0.42%) Packer
6 4 (0.28%) PTC Integrity
7 3 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.14%) Ambari
8 2 (0.14%) Puppet
8 2 (0.14%) Salt
8 2 (0.14%) SELinux
9 1 (0.071%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.071%) Core Impact
9 1 (0.071%) Nessus
9 1 (0.071%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 235 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 158 (11.14%) Oracle
3 56 (3.95%) Google
4 37 (2.61%) Atlassian
5 34 (2.40%) Nintex
6 25 (1.76%) SAP
7 21 (1.48%) Red Hat
7 21 (1.48%) VMware
8 20 (1.41%) Tableau
9 16 (1.13%) Teradata
10 15 (1.06%) Rackspace
11 13 (0.92%) Splunk
12 12 (0.85%) Citrix
13 11 (0.78%) IDERA
13 11 (0.78%) Xamarin
14 10 (0.71%) Cisco
14 10 (0.71%) IBM
14 10 (0.71%) Sybase
15 9 (0.63%) Casewise
16 7 (0.49%) Informatica