Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 264 221
Rank change year-on-year +101 -43 +38
Permanent jobs citing UML 127 47 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.61% 0.49% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 0.54% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 103
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £85,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,279 8,651 9,246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 92.03% 91.11% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5,626 6,641 7,669
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing UML as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for UML in the West Midlands

UML
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for UML in the West Midlands

UML
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UML in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for UML in the West Midlands

UML
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UML within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 July 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
Worcestershire +43 97 £42,500 +3.03% 6
Birmingham +41 8 £47,000 +4.44% 5
Staffordshire +14 6 £41,500 -2.35% 3
Coventry +19 5 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Shropshire - 5 £35,000 -
Warwickshire -14 2 £40,000 -50.00% 1
UML
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for UML.

1 85 (66.93%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (66.14%) SC Cleared
2 84 (66.14%) Security Cleared
3 82 (64.57%) Problem-Solving
4 74 (58.27%) C++
5 67 (52.76%) Software Engineering
6 51 (40.16%) SDLC
7 39 (30.71%) C
7 39 (30.71%) C#
8 38 (29.92%) Degree
9 37 (29.13%) Configuration Management
10 36 (28.35%) Rational DOORS
11 35 (27.56%) Linux
12 34 (26.77%) Creative Thinking
12 34 (26.77%) Analytical Thinking
13 29 (22.83%) Cyberattack
14 28 (22.05%) VHDL
14 28 (22.05%) Enterprise Architecture
14 28 (22.05%) Unix
14 28 (22.05%) SELinux
14 28 (22.05%) Algorithms
15 27 (21.26%) Electronics
16 12 (9.45%) SQL
17 11 (8.66%) Oracle
18 10 (7.87%) Systems Analysis
18 10 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (7.09%) Java
20 8 (6.30%) Yourdon
20 8 (6.30%) MKS
20 8 (6.30%) MathWorks

UML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (6.30%) Simulink
1 8 (6.30%) Stateflow
1 8 (6.30%) TargetLink
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Firewall
1 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.15%) CouchDB
3 4 (3.15%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.15%) MySQL
4 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 36 (28.35%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (4.72%) CANoe
2 6 (4.72%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.79%) ERwin
5 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 27 (21.26%) Electronics
2 8 (6.30%) Automotive
3 6 (4.72%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.36%) Retail
5 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (48.82%) Software Engineer
2 46 (36.22%) Developer
3 37 (29.13%) Embedded Engineer
3 37 (29.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 29 (22.83%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.81%) Analyst
5 15 (11.81%) C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (11.02%) C++ Developer
7 13 (10.24%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.94%) Healthcare Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Healthcare Business Analyst
9 5 (3.94%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Transformation Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Architect
11 3 (2.36%) Backend Developer
11 3 (2.36%) C# Software Engineer
12 2 (1.57%) Agile Developer
12 2 (1.57%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 2 (1.57%) Senior Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.72%) Apache Flex
1 6 (4.72%) CSS
1 6 (4.72%) HTML
2 4 (3.15%) HTML5
2 4 (3.15%) REST
3 3 (2.36%) .NET
4 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (1.57%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.57%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (66.93%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (22.83%) Cyberattack
3 28 (22.05%) Algorithms
3 28 (22.05%) VHDL
4 5 (3.94%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.94%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (3.94%) NHS
5 3 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.56%) Linux
2 28 (22.05%) Unix
3 6 (4.72%) Windows
4 2 (1.57%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (64.57%) Problem-Solving
2 67 (52.76%) Software Engineering
3 51 (40.16%) SDLC
4 37 (29.13%) Configuration Management
5 34 (26.77%) Analytical Thinking
5 34 (26.77%) Creative Thinking
6 28 (22.05%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.87%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (6.30%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.30%) Process Improvement
8 8 (6.30%) Requirements Management
8 8 (6.30%) Yourdon
9 6 (4.72%) BPMN
9 6 (4.72%) Use Case
10 5 (3.94%) Business Process Modelling
10 5 (3.94%) Project Management
11 4 (3.15%) Computer Science
11 4 (3.15%) Critical Thinking
11 4 (3.15%) Stakeholder Identification
Programming Languages
1 74 (58.27%) C++
2 39 (30.71%) C
2 39 (30.71%) C#
3 12 (9.45%) SQL
4 9 (7.09%) Java
5 6 (4.72%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.79%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.79%) Perl
7 1 (0.79%) Python
7 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (66.14%) SC Cleared
1 84 (66.14%) Security Cleared
2 38 (29.92%) Degree
3 5 (3.94%) IIBA
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) HAZOP
1 2 (1.57%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) COBIT
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.79%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.79%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) LXC
Systems Management
1 28 (22.05%) SELinux
Vendors
1 11 (8.66%) Oracle
2 8 (6.30%) MathWorks
2 8 (6.30%) MKS
3 6 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.79%) Apple
4 1 (0.79%) SAP