Period
to 16 November 2018

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

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 193 240
Rank change year-on-year -19 +47 +5
Permanent jobs citing UML 81 131 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.95% 1.28% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.41% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 60 121 113
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% +11.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £40,125
90th Percentile £93,875 £70,000 £60,750
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.76% +5.00%

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 7,731 9,276 10,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.78% 90.98% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,871 7,545 8,247
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 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
Birmingham -1 27 £42,500 -39.29% 9
Worcestershire +17 15 £47,500 -20.83% 14
Warwickshire +31 10 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Coventry -7 8 £62,500 +8.70% 1
Herefordshire +2 6 £90,000 - 1
Solihull +1 6 £45,000 - 3
Staffordshire +6 3 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Shropshire +6 1 £90,000 +89.47%
Walsall - 1 £55,000 -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for UML.

1 31 (38.27%) Java
2 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (33.33%) HTML
3 27 (33.33%) ArchiMate
3 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
4 26 (32.10%) OO
5 25 (30.86%) SQL
5 25 (30.86%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (29.63%) SOA
7 23 (28.40%) jQuery
8 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
8 22 (27.16%) Web Services
9 21 (25.93%) .NET
9 21 (25.93%) C#
9 21 (25.93%) BPMN
10 19 (23.46%) Big Data
10 19 (23.46%) TOGAF
10 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
11 18 (22.22%) Spring
11 18 (22.22%) NoSQL
11 18 (22.22%) Oracle
12 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
12 17 (20.99%) PaaS
12 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
13 16 (19.75%) CSS
14 15 (18.52%) MongoDB
14 15 (18.52%) Node.js
14 15 (18.52%) JSON

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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.11%) CMS
2 8 (9.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (8.64%) Apache
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.94%) Simulink
1 4 (4.94%) Stateflow
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) TargetLink
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (20.99%) PaaS
3 12 (14.81%) SaaS
4 10 (12.35%) IaaS
5 9 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (9.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.47%) Azure Functions
7 2 (2.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.23%) FlexRay
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) Modbus
2 1 (1.23%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) Big Data
2 18 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 17 (20.99%) Relational Database
4 15 (18.52%) MongoDB
5 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
6 8 (9.88%) Power BI
7 7 (8.64%) Blockchain
7 7 (8.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
7 7 (8.64%) Qlik Sense
7 7 (8.64%) QlikView
8 6 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.70%) DB2
9 3 (3.70%) OLTP
10 2 (2.47%) Data Lake
10 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.05%) Rational Rose
2 10 (12.35%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.94%) JIRA
4 4 (4.94%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (3.70%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.70%) JUnit
5 3 (3.70%) Maven
5 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.70%) Mockito
5 3 (3.70%) MSTest
5 3 (3.70%) NUnit
5 3 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (3.70%) Subversion
6 2 (2.47%) Moq
6 2 (2.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.23%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.23%) Rational Software Modeler
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Automotive
3 7 (8.64%) Electronics
4 6 (7.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Architect
1 28 (34.57%) Developer
2 14 (17.28%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (12.35%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (8.64%) Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.41%) C# Architect
6 6 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Lead Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Migration Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Systems Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.94%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Junior
9 3 (3.70%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 27 (33.33%) HTML
2 23 (28.40%) jQuery
3 22 (27.16%) Web Services
4 21 (25.93%) .NET
5 18 (22.22%) Spring
6 16 (19.75%) CSS
7 15 (18.52%) JSON
7 15 (18.52%) Node.js
8 14 (17.28%) React
9 12 (14.81%) HTML5
10 10 (12.35%) SOAP
11 9 (11.11%) XML
12 8 (9.88%) Middleware
13 7 (8.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (6.17%) REST
15 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
15 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
16 3 (3.70%) Hibernate
16 3 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (9.88%) Taxonomies
2 6 (7.41%) Device Driver
3 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.17%) PDA
3 5 (6.17%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.47%) Fintech
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
3 3 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.47%) Unix
5 1 (1.23%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) ArchiMate
3 26 (32.10%) OO
4 25 (30.86%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (29.63%) SOA
6 21 (25.93%) BPMN
7 19 (23.46%) Software Engineering
7 19 (23.46%) TOGAF
8 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
9 15 (18.52%) Microservices
9 15 (18.52%) SDLC
10 13 (16.05%) Business Analysis
10 13 (16.05%) Use Case
11 12 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (14.81%) Open Source
12 11 (13.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 10 (12.35%) OOD
13 10 (12.35%) Service Design
13 10 (12.35%) Translating Business Requirements
13 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) Java
2 26 (32.10%) JavaScript
3 25 (30.86%) SQL
4 21 (25.93%) C#
5 9 (11.11%) C++
6 5 (6.17%) C
7 2 (2.47%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) VBA
8 1 (1.23%) Delphi
8 1 (1.23%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.23%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.23%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) R
8 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) ISEB
4 1 (1.23%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) HAZOP
1 3 (3.70%) ISO 26262
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (27.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.22%) Oracle
3 8 (9.88%) Google
4 7 (8.64%) Informatica
4 7 (8.64%) Tableau
4 7 (8.64%) Xamarin
5 5 (6.17%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.70%) MathWorks
6 3 (3.70%) MKS
7 2 (2.47%) Casewise
7 2 (2.47%) SAP
8 1 (1.23%) ATG