The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for UML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UML over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 57 54
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Permanent jobs citing UML 15 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.63% 1.02% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 1.26% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 10
Median salary £70,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.58% +2.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

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 Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 508 475 418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.97% 80.78% 82.94%
Number of salaries quoted 417 405 306
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing UML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for UML in Watford

UML
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for UML in Watford

UML
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UML in Watford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for UML in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for UML.

1 28 (96.55%) Java
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 25 (86.21%) OO
3 21 (72.41%) Unix
3 21 (72.41%) Shell Script
4 19 (65.52%) OOD
4 19 (65.52%) XML
5 17 (58.62%) Finance
6 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
6 14 (48.28%) Spring
7 13 (44.83%) SOAP
7 13 (44.83%) Web Services
7 13 (44.83%) SOA
7 13 (44.83%) REST
8 11 (37.93%) Linux
8 11 (37.93%) JBoss
8 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
9 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
9 10 (34.48%) HTML
9 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
9 10 (34.48%) Wealth Management
9 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
10 9 (31.03%) J2EE
10 9 (31.03%) BPR
10 9 (31.03%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (31.03%) TDD
11 8 (27.59%) Java EE
11 8 (27.59%) Ajax
11 8 (27.59%) WebLogic

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (37.93%) JBoss
1 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
2 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
1 10 (34.48%) Relational Database
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JUnit
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 13 (44.83%) Systems Analyst
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (31.03%) SQL Developer
5 5 (17.24%) SOA Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Unix Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Unix Developer
5 5 (17.24%) XML Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Java Analyst Developer
6 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) XML
2 14 (48.28%) Hibernate
2 14 (48.28%) Spring
3 13 (44.83%) REST
3 13 (44.83%) SOAP
3 13 (44.83%) Web Services
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
5 9 (31.03%) J2EE
6 8 (27.59%) Ajax
6 8 (27.59%) GWT
6 8 (27.59%) Java EE
7 5 (17.24%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) CSS3
7 5 (17.24%) Ember.js
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
7 5 (17.24%) JSON
8 4 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Unix
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) OO
2 19 (65.52%) OOD
3 13 (44.83%) SOA
4 10 (34.48%) Wealth Management
5 9 (31.03%) BPR
5 9 (31.03%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (31.03%) TDD
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
6 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.34%) Presales
8 3 (10.34%) Release Management
9 2 (6.90%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 21 (72.41%) Shell Script
3 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Sybase
3 3 (10.34%) AppDynamics
3 3 (10.34%) New Relic
4 1 (3.45%) IBM