Period
to 20 August 2017

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

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 220 190
Rank change year-on-year -67 -30 -34
Permanent jobs citing UML 2051 3037 3850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.17% 1.54% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.73% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 2449 3282
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £34,003 £33,000 £32,775
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 157940 175596 191163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.06% 88.15%
Number of salaries quoted 125470 146459 156080
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 August 2017.

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 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
England -61 1949 £55,000 +10.00% 77
UK excluding London -47 1295 £50,000 +5.26% 58
London -74 734 £67,500 +8.00% 23
South East -58 350 £50,000 +5.26% 13
South West -6 274 £45,000 +10.34% 9
North of England -33 266 £55,000 +22.22% 18
Midlands -17 184 £52,500 +16.67% 13
East of England -13 150 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Yorkshire +17 133 £55,000 +22.22% 8
West Midlands +55 125 £50,000 +11.11% 10
North West -53 125 £51,250 +15.17% 9
East Midlands -55 59 £55,000 +30.18% 3
Scotland -59 49 £70,000 +33.33% 4
Wales +5 32 £45,000 +21.62%
Northern Ireland - 10 £57,000 -
North East +24 8 £60,000 +95.12% 1

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

1 1022 (49.83%) Agile Software Development
2 698 (34.03%) Java
3 615 (29.99%) Finance
4 529 (25.79%) SQL
5 516 (25.16%) OO
6 468 (22.82%) Scrum
7 451 (21.99%) .NET
8 427 (20.82%) Software Engineering
9 383 (18.67%) C#
10 373 (18.19%) SDLC
11 371 (18.09%) C++
12 357 (17.41%) Degree
13 356 (17.36%) Web Services
14 346 (16.87%) Oracle
14 346 (16.87%) SOA
15 336 (16.38%) TOGAF
16 329 (16.04%) XML
17 325 (15.85%) Use Case
18 313 (15.26%) JavaScript
19 310 (15.11%) Business Analysis
20 296 (14.43%) SQL Server
21 285 (13.90%) Waterfall
22 281 (13.70%) HTML
23 279 (13.60%) Microsoft
24 261 (12.73%) Data Modelling
25 250 (12.19%) Banking
26 249 (12.14%) Enterprise Software
27 247 (12.04%) RUP
28 245 (11.95%) Windows
29 244 (11.90%) Retail

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
1 120 (5.85%) WebSphere
2 114 (5.56%) JBoss
3 111 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 99 (4.83%) WebLogic
5 82 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 66 (3.22%) SharePoint
7 56 (2.73%) CMS
7 56 (2.73%) Jetty
8 55 (2.68%) IIS
9 47 (2.29%) Apache Spark
10 38 (1.85%) Apache Solr
11 37 (1.80%) Apache
12 36 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
13 35 (1.71%) OpenStack
14 34 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
15 25 (1.22%) Apache Geronimo
16 24 (1.17%) Confluence
17 22 (1.07%) WildFly
18 21 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
19 16 (0.78%) Mule
Applications
1 104 (5.07%) MS Visio
2 27 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 27 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (1.12%) Simulink
4 15 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
5 12 (0.59%) Acrobat
5 12 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.59%) PaintShop Pro
6 8 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.15%) Mathcad
8 2 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.049%) CATIA
9 1 (0.049%) Mingle
9 1 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.049%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 20 (0.98%) Teamcenter
2 15 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
4 13 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
4 13 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 13 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (0.49%) Unica
6 9 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (0.39%) Maximo
8 7 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
9 6 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.24%) Endur
10 5 (0.24%) OpenLink RightAngle
10 5 (0.24%) Workday HCM
11 4 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.20%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
12 3 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle SCM
12 3 (0.15%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 156 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 148 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 74 (3.61%) SaaS
4 45 (2.19%) IaaS
5 39 (1.90%) PaaS
6 30 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.22%) iPaaS
8 20 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 19 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
10 15 (0.73%) Office 365
11 14 (0.68%) iTunes
12 12 (0.59%) Amazon S3
13 11 (0.54%) OpenShift
14 10 (0.49%) GitHub
15 8 (0.39%) Google Play
16 7 (0.34%) Boomi
16 7 (0.34%) Silverpop
17 5 (0.24%) Force.com
17 5 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
18 4 (0.20%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 102 (4.97%) TCP/IP
2 60 (2.93%) HTTP
3 44 (2.15%) Internet
4 42 (2.05%) Intranet
5 36 (1.76%) SSL
6 29 (1.41%) Ethernet
7 16 (0.78%) RS-232
8 15 (0.73%) Wireless
9 13 (0.63%) Firewall
10 11 (0.54%) AMQP
10 11 (0.54%) FTP
11 7 (0.34%) DHCP
11 7 (0.34%) DNS
11 7 (0.34%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.34%) VoIP
11 7 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (0.29%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (0.29%) Kerberos
12 6 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 190 (9.26%) Relational Database
3 146 (7.12%) NoSQL
4 124 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
5 116 (5.66%) Big Data
6 105 (5.12%) MySQL
7 92 (4.49%) Hadoop
8 87 (4.24%) MongoDB
9 67 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
10 65 (3.17%) RDBMS
11 58 (2.83%) Redis
12 57 (2.78%) Couchbase
12 57 (2.78%) Riak
13 55 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 43 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
15 40 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 36 (1.76%) Oracle Database
17 32 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
18 26 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 24 (1.17%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 107 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 105 (5.12%) JIRA
3 95 (4.63%) Jenkins
4 87 (4.24%) Git (software)
5 86 (4.19%) Visual Studio
6 79 (3.85%) NUnit
7 73 (3.56%) Maven
8 71 (3.46%) Rational DOORS
9 69 (3.36%) MSTest
10 58 (2.83%) Subversion
11 43 (2.10%) Ant
12 42 (2.05%) Rational Rhapsody
13 39 (1.90%) Eclipse
13 39 (1.90%) MagicDraw
14 38 (1.85%) Toad
15 32 (1.56%) JUnit
16 31 (1.51%) XMLSpy
17 25 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
18 18 (0.88%) Selenium
19 17 (0.83%) Android Studio
General
1 615 (29.99%) Finance
2 250 (12.19%) Banking
3 244 (11.90%) Retail
4 90 (4.39%) Investment Banking
5 81 (3.95%) Marketing
5 81 (3.95%) Telecoms
6 71 (3.46%) Retail Banking
7 42 (2.05%) Legal
7 42 (2.05%) Military
8 40 (1.95%) Front Office
9 39 (1.90%) Advertising
10 37 (1.80%) Aerospace
11 36 (1.76%) Manufacturing
12 35 (1.71%) Publishing
13 30 (1.46%) Local Government
14 29 (1.41%) Automotive
14 29 (1.41%) Electronics
15 27 (1.32%) Law
16 15 (0.73%) Back Office
16 15 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 585 (28.52%) Architect
2 508 (24.77%) Analyst
3 482 (23.50%) Developer
4 416 (20.28%) Business Analyst
5 286 (13.94%) Software Engineer
6 230 (11.21%) Solutions Architect
7 155 (7.56%) Java Developer
8 117 (5.70%) .NET Developer
9 115 (5.61%) Senior Developer
10 114 (5.56%) Technical Architect
11 106 (5.17%) C# Developer
12 103 (5.02%) C++ Software Engineer
13 98 (4.78%) Senior Architect
14 81 (3.95%) C# .NET Developer
15 77 (3.75%) C# Software Engineer
16 73 (3.56%) Consultant
17 70 (3.41%) .NET Software Engineer
17 70 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
17 70 (3.41%) SQL Developer
18 64 (3.12%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (21.99%) .NET
2 356 (17.36%) Web Services
3 329 (16.04%) XML
4 281 (13.70%) HTML
5 185 (9.02%) SOAP
6 184 (8.97%) CSS
7 163 (7.95%) J2EE
8 160 (7.80%) Spring
9 159 (7.75%) ASP.NET
10 155 (7.56%) REST
11 151 (7.36%) WCF
12 145 (7.07%) Hibernate
13 128 (6.24%) .NET Framework
14 123 (6.00%) jQuery
15 119 (5.80%) WPF
16 110 (5.36%) AngularJS
16 110 (5.36%) RESTful
17 82 (4.00%) XSLT
18 80 (3.90%) Java EE
18 80 (3.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 249 (12.14%) Enterprise Software
2 185 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 157 (7.65%) Computer Science
4 149 (7.26%) Management Information System
5 80 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
6 76 (3.71%) Mobile App
7 70 (3.41%) Algorithms
8 60 (2.93%) Data Structures
9 54 (2.63%) User Experience
10 40 (1.95%) Client/Server
11 36 (1.76%) N-Tier
12 35 (1.71%) Reference Data
13 31 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 27 (1.32%) Data Centre
14 27 (1.32%) Fintech
15 26 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
16 21 (1.02%) PlayStation
17 20 (0.98%) Streaming Video
18 19 (0.93%) Mobile Banking
18 19 (0.93%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 245 (11.95%) Windows
2 183 (8.92%) Linux
3 111 (5.41%) Unix
4 83 (4.05%) Android
5 80 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 40 (1.95%) Windows Server
7 23 (1.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 19 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 19 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.73%) Mac OS
10 12 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 11 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.44%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (0.24%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.20%) AIX
17 3 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.15%) Solaris
18 2 (0.098%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1022 (49.83%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (25.16%) OO
3 468 (22.82%) Scrum
4 427 (20.82%) Software Engineering
5 373 (18.19%) SDLC
6 346 (16.87%) SOA
7 336 (16.38%) TOGAF
8 325 (15.85%) Use Case
9 310 (15.11%) Business Analysis
10 285 (13.90%) Waterfall
11 261 (12.73%) Data Modelling
12 247 (12.04%) RUP
13 232 (11.31%) BPMN
14 225 (10.97%) Stakeholder Management
15 219 (10.68%) TDD
16 189 (9.22%) Project Management
17 178 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
18 172 (8.39%) Open Source
19 170 (8.29%) DSDM
20 168 (8.19%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 698 (34.03%) Java
2 529 (25.79%) SQL
3 383 (18.67%) C#
4 371 (18.09%) C++
5 313 (15.26%) JavaScript
6 198 (9.65%) C
7 146 (7.12%) Python
8 99 (4.83%) PL/SQL
9 92 (4.49%) T-SQL
10 62 (3.02%) Bash Shell
11 59 (2.88%) PHP
12 44 (2.15%) Perl
13 43 (2.10%) Shell Script
14 33 (1.61%) Objective-C
15 31 (1.51%) MATLAB
16 30 (1.46%) Go
17 28 (1.37%) PowerShell
18 21 (1.02%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.98%) XAML
20 17 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 357 (17.41%) Degree
2 203 (9.90%) Security Cleared
3 139 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 118 (5.75%) ISEB
5 67 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (1.12%) DV Cleared
7 21 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (0.83%) CBAP
8 17 (0.83%) PhD
9 11 (0.54%) Master's Degree
10 10 (0.49%) Chartered Engineer
10 10 (0.49%) IIBA
10 10 (0.49%) MCP
11 9 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
12 8 (0.39%) APMP
12 8 (0.39%) MCPD
13 6 (0.29%) CCNP
13 6 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.29%) CISSP
13 6 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (6.58%) QA
2 36 (1.76%) ISO 20022
3 20 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 19 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 17 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.83%) MISRA
6 14 (0.68%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.59%) ISO 9001
7 12 (0.59%) MISRA C
8 11 (0.54%) MiFID
9 10 (0.49%) COBIT
10 9 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 15288
11 8 (0.39%) Def Stans
12 7 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
13 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 6 (0.29%) WAI
14 5 (0.24%) DO-178B
14 5 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.20%) PMO
15 4 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (1.56%) Docker
3 12 (0.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.59%) Firmware
4 6 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.098%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.098%) HDFS
7 1 (0.049%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.049%) KVM
7 1 (0.049%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 52 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (2.49%) Puppet
3 46 (2.24%) Ansible
4 36 (1.76%) Kibana
4 36 (1.76%) logstash
5 35 (1.71%) Salt
6 9 (0.44%) Cobbler
7 7 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.24%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.098%) Nagios
9 2 (0.098%) Packer
9 2 (0.098%) SELinux
10 1 (0.049%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.049%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.049%) yum
Vendors
1 346 (16.87%) Oracle
2 279 (13.60%) Microsoft
3 97 (4.73%) IBM
4 63 (3.07%) VMware
5 53 (2.58%) SAP
6 41 (2.00%) TIBCO
7 40 (1.95%) Google
8 33 (1.61%) GoldenSource
8 33 (1.61%) hybris
9 20 (0.98%) Informatica
9 20 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (0.93%) Cognizant
10 19 (0.93%) Rackspace
11 18 (0.88%) Sybase
11 18 (0.88%) webMethods
12 15 (0.73%) Adobe
12 15 (0.73%) CA
13 14 (0.68%) Tableau
13 14 (0.68%) Xamarin
14 13 (0.63%) Nintex