Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 303 233
Rank change year-on-year -29 -70 -23
Permanent jobs citing UML 1,553 2,016 2,843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 1.12% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.22% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,160 1,506 2,347
UK median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,000 £33,650
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £78,750
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 149,014 165,379 172,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.10% 91.49% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 118,546 130,794 143,596
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 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
England -28 1,488 £56,500 +2.73% 244
UK excluding London -36 1,025 £50,000 - 225
London -22 517 £77,000 +10.00% 51
South East -10 338 £50,000 - 53
South West +33 281 £47,500 +5.56% 45
North of England -29 176 £50,000 -4.76% 28
Midlands -52 108 £48,750 -11.36% 39
Yorkshire +5 83 £60,000 +9.09% 8
North West -52 77 £50,000 - 17
East of England -23 75 £57,500 +18.56% 28
West Midlands -29 75 £50,000 -4.76% 30
Scotland -21 35 £50,000 -37.50% 16
East Midlands -16 33 £40,000 -23.81% 9
Wales -14 17 £35,000 -22.22% 14
North East +5 16 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Northern Ireland -16 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 with a requirement for UML.

1 915 (58.92%) Agile Software Development
2 505 (32.52%) Java
3 426 (27.43%) SQL
4 404 (26.01%) Finance
5 388 (24.98%) Software Engineering
6 374 (24.08%) Degree
7 361 (23.25%) OO
8 353 (22.73%) C#
9 350 (22.54%) Security Cleared
10 344 (22.15%) Scrum
11 342 (22.02%) JavaScript
12 326 (20.99%) Business Analysis
13 303 (19.51%) C++
14 302 (19.45%) .NET
15 295 (19.00%) Use Case
16 291 (18.74%) HTML
17 288 (18.54%) Waterfall
18 285 (18.35%) TOGAF
19 284 (18.29%) CSS
20 275 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
21 260 (16.74%) Web Services
22 247 (15.90%) C
23 242 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
24 241 (15.52%) SQL Server
24 241 (15.52%) SOA
25 236 (15.20%) Project Management
26 226 (14.55%) XML
27 218 (14.04%) TDD
28 215 (13.84%) BPMN
29 214 (13.78%) Computer Science

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 95 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 62 (3.99%) Apache
3 48 (3.09%) WebLogic
4 40 (2.58%) JBoss
5 37 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 34 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 34 (2.19%) WebSphere
7 18 (1.16%) Confluence
7 18 (1.16%) Jetty
8 17 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (0.84%) CMS
10 12 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (0.71%) Mule
11 11 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
12 10 (0.64%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.58%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.58%) Joomla!
14 8 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 70 (4.51%) MS Visio
2 34 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.64%) Simulink
7 4 (0.26%) Doxygen
7 4 (0.26%) Stateflow
8 3 (0.19%) TargetLink
9 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.064%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 69 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.13%) LongView
2 2 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.13%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.13%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.064%) BASE24
3 1 (0.064%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.064%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.064%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 190 (12.23%) Amazon AWS
2 171 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (3.16%) SaaS
4 44 (2.83%) PaaS
5 33 (2.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (1.48%) GitHub
7 23 (1.48%) IaaS
8 8 (0.52%) OpenShift
9 7 (0.45%) Data Lake Analytics
10 4 (0.26%) Serverless
11 3 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
11 3 (0.19%) Lucidchart
11 3 (0.19%) npm
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.13%) G Suite
12 2 (0.13%) Office 365
12 2 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.64%) Internet
2 33 (2.12%) TCP/IP
3 27 (1.74%) HTTP
4 15 (0.97%) DNS
5 14 (0.90%) SSL
6 12 (0.77%) HTTPS
6 12 (0.77%) Intranet
7 10 (0.64%) DHCP
7 10 (0.64%) Wireless
8 9 (0.58%) Extranet
9 6 (0.39%) Ethernet
10 5 (0.32%) DAB
11 4 (0.26%) AMQP
11 4 (0.26%) Firewall
11 4 (0.26%) Network Security
11 4 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (0.26%) Wireshark
12 3 (0.19%) 4G
12 3 (0.19%) LTE
12 3 (0.19%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 138 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 94 (6.05%) NoSQL
4 92 (5.92%) Big Data
5 75 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
6 68 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
7 65 (4.19%) MongoDB
8 59 (3.80%) MySQL
9 54 (3.48%) RDBMS
10 49 (3.16%) Hadoop
11 26 (1.67%) Redis
12 21 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
14 18 (1.16%) Blockchain
14 18 (1.16%) Data Lake
14 18 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
16 16 (1.03%) Power BI
16 16 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 119 (7.66%) Maven
2 107 (6.89%) Git (software)
3 94 (6.05%) Jenkins
4 90 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 89 (5.73%) Subversion
6 74 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 62 (3.99%) Eclipse
8 60 (3.86%) NUnit
9 59 (3.80%) Visual Studio
10 55 (3.54%) JIRA
11 51 (3.28%) MSTest
12 46 (2.96%) JUnit
13 35 (2.25%) Ant
14 32 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
15 26 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
16 25 (1.61%) Rational Rhapsody
17 24 (1.55%) Sonatype Nexus
18 21 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
19 18 (1.16%) Cucumber
20 17 (1.09%) Gradle
General
1 404 (26.01%) Finance
2 119 (7.66%) Retail
3 76 (4.89%) Telecoms
4 67 (4.31%) Advertising
5 62 (3.99%) Aerospace
6 60 (3.86%) Banking
7 42 (2.70%) Electronics
8 41 (2.64%) Manufacturing
9 37 (2.38%) Marketing
10 34 (2.19%) Law
11 27 (1.74%) Automotive
12 22 (1.42%) Financial Institution
13 20 (1.29%) Local Government
14 19 (1.22%) Games
15 17 (1.09%) Investment Banking
15 17 (1.09%) Legal
16 16 (1.03%) Military
17 13 (0.84%) Front Office
18 10 (0.64%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 461 (29.68%) Architect
2 366 (23.57%) Analyst
3 334 (21.51%) Business Analyst
4 303 (19.51%) Developer
5 243 (15.65%) Software Engineer
6 227 (14.62%) Solutions Architect
7 149 (9.59%) Java Developer
8 82 (5.28%) Senior Developer
9 74 (4.76%) Technical Architect
10 69 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
11 68 (4.38%) Senior Business Analyst
12 65 (4.19%) Lead Business Analyst
13 63 (4.06%) Senior Software Engineer
14 62 (3.99%) C++ Software Engineer
15 53 (3.41%) Consultant
15 53 (3.41%) Senior Architect
15 53 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
16 50 (3.22%) Software Developer
17 49 (3.16%) C# Developer
18 47 (3.03%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (19.45%) .NET
2 291 (18.74%) HTML
3 284 (18.29%) CSS
4 260 (16.74%) Web Services
5 226 (14.55%) XML
6 168 (10.82%) Spring
7 157 (10.11%) jQuery
8 109 (7.02%) Hibernate
9 108 (6.95%) REST
10 103 (6.63%) React
11 97 (6.25%) SOAP
12 92 (5.92%) Entity Framework
13 91 (5.86%) J2EE
13 91 (5.86%) RESTful
14 89 (5.73%) ASP.NET
15 88 (5.67%) Middleware
16 85 (5.47%) .NET Framework
17 84 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 82 (5.28%) HTML5
19 81 (5.22%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 242 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 214 (13.78%) Computer Science
3 102 (6.57%) N-Tier
4 101 (6.50%) Management Information System
5 94 (6.05%) User Experience
6 75 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
7 73 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
8 49 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
9 43 (2.77%) FMCG
10 34 (2.19%) Fintech
11 31 (2.00%) Mobile App
12 27 (1.74%) RIA
13 21 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 20 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
15 13 (0.84%) Clustering
15 13 (0.84%) Virtual Team
16 12 (0.77%) iPhone
16 12 (0.77%) State Machine
17 11 (0.71%) Data Structures
17 11 (0.71%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 196 (12.62%) Linux
2 149 (9.59%) Windows
3 95 (6.12%) Android
4 81 (5.22%) Apple iOS
5 39 (2.51%) Unix
6 15 (0.97%) Windows Phone
7 14 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 11 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (0.52%) CentOS
9 8 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.45%) Windows Server
11 6 (0.39%) Windows NT
11 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.064%) VxWorks
14 1 (0.064%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.064%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (58.92%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (24.98%) Software Engineering
3 361 (23.25%) OO
4 344 (22.15%) Scrum
5 326 (20.99%) Business Analysis
6 295 (19.00%) Use Case
7 288 (18.54%) Waterfall
8 285 (18.35%) TOGAF
9 275 (17.71%) Continuous Integration
10 241 (15.52%) SOA
11 236 (15.20%) Project Management
12 218 (14.04%) TDD
13 215 (13.84%) BPMN
14 204 (13.14%) SDLC
15 203 (13.07%) Problem-Solving
16 187 (12.04%) User Stories
17 178 (11.46%) Data Modelling
18 172 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
19 162 (10.43%) Microservices
20 155 (9.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 505 (32.52%) Java
2 426 (27.43%) SQL
3 353 (22.73%) C#
4 342 (22.02%) JavaScript
5 303 (19.51%) C++
6 247 (15.90%) C
7 146 (9.40%) T-SQL
8 113 (7.28%) Python
9 58 (3.73%) PL/SQL
10 36 (2.32%) Java 8
11 30 (1.93%) Ada
11 30 (1.93%) Shell Script
12 28 (1.80%) Embedded C
13 21 (1.35%) PowerShell
14 18 (1.16%) Bash Shell
14 18 (1.16%) PHP
15 15 (0.97%) Objective-C
16 13 (0.84%) Perl
16 13 (0.84%) Ruby
17 12 (0.77%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 374 (24.08%) Degree
2 350 (22.54%) Security Cleared
3 155 (9.98%) SC Cleared
4 99 (6.37%) Computer Science Degree
5 90 (5.80%) DV Cleared
6 82 (5.28%) ISEB
7 22 (1.42%) TOGAF Certification
8 21 (1.35%) PMI Certification
9 16 (1.03%) CBAP
10 13 (0.84%) APMP
10 13 (0.84%) Chartered Engineer
11 11 (0.71%) MCPD
11 11 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.71%) PhD
12 10 (0.64%) Master's Degree
12 10 (0.64%) PMP
13 9 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 8 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
15 6 (0.39%) IIBA
16 5 (0.32%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.34%) QA
2 41 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 41 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 31 (2.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 24 (1.55%) Data Quality
4 24 (1.55%) MISRA
5 22 (1.42%) GDPR
6 21 (1.35%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.90%) ECSS
8 13 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 13 (0.84%) PMO
9 12 (0.77%) COBIT
9 12 (0.77%) DO-178B
10 10 (0.64%) MISRA C
11 8 (0.52%) DICOM
12 7 (0.45%) Def Stans
12 7 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 12207
14 4 (0.26%) Basel III
14 4 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (4.57%) Docker
2 29 (1.87%) Firmware
3 6 (0.39%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.32%) VirtualBox
4 5 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.13%) KVM
5 2 (0.13%) QEMU
6 1 (0.064%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (1.48%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.77%) Ansible
4 11 (0.71%) Terraform
5 8 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.39%) Puppet
7 4 (0.26%) Cobbler
7 4 (0.26%) PTC Integrity
8 3 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.13%) Nagios
9 2 (0.13%) Packer
10 1 (0.064%) Core Impact
10 1 (0.064%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.064%) Mesos
10 1 (0.064%) Nessus
10 1 (0.064%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 208 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 148 (9.53%) Oracle
3 65 (4.19%) Nintex
4 51 (3.28%) Google
5 36 (2.32%) IBM
6 27 (1.74%) SAP
7 24 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 20 (1.29%) Sybase
8 20 (1.29%) VMware
9 13 (0.84%) Cisco
9 13 (0.84%) Tableau
9 13 (0.84%) Xamarin
10 12 (0.77%) Rackspace
10 12 (0.77%) Teradata
11 10 (0.64%) Informatica
11 10 (0.64%) Red Hat
11 10 (0.64%) Solace
11 10 (0.64%) Splunk
11 10 (0.64%) WorldPay
12 9 (0.58%) Unisys