Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 105 91
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 -7
Permanent jobs citing UML 28 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.31% 1.86% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.23% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 60
Wales median annual salary £85,000 £37,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +126.67% -1.96% -4.38%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £48,000 £52,000
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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1918 2245 2364
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 89.46% 83.52% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1628 1901 1949
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £56,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for UML in Wales

UML
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for UML in Wales

UML
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Wales over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for UML in Wales

UML
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
South Wales +2 26 £85,000 +129.73%
West Wales - 2 £33,000 -
UML
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for UML.

1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Internet
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
4 8 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
4 8 (28.57%) Online Banking
4 8 (28.57%) Banking
4 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) ISEB
4 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 8 (28.57%) C++
4 8 (28.57%) Web Services
4 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (28.57%) SOA
5 7 (25.00%) OOD
5 7 (25.00%) Military
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Subversion
6 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
6 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 6 (21.43%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) Windows
7 5 (17.86%) .NET
7 5 (17.86%) MFC
7 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
7 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
7 5 (17.86%) Use Case
7 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.71%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
2 8 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 7 (25.00%) Military
4 5 (17.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Digital Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Lead Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) UML Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Web Services
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) MFC
3 1 (3.57%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
1 8 (28.57%) Online Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
1 5 (17.86%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) SDLC
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 7 (25.00%) OOD
4 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 5 (17.86%) API Development
6 5 (17.86%) Contingency Planning
6 5 (17.86%) Mathematics
6 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
6 5 (17.86%) Use Case
6 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
7 3 (10.71%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C++
2 6 (21.43%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) ISEB
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) MISRA
2 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) IBM
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Green Hills