Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 230 241
Rank change year-on-year +34 +11 -49
Permanent jobs citing UML 135 111 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.32% 0.97% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.09% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 124 114 71
West Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £48,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.82% +14.12% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

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 9052 10159 9516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.76% 89.15% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7329 7943 7843
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 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
Birmingham +45 50 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Staffordshire +23 25 £50,000 -5.66% 1
Coventry +20 24 £57,500 +36.09% 2
Warwickshire -22 11 £45,000 -14.29%
Solihull -6 7 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Shropshire - 7 £42,000 - 1
Worcestershire -6 4 £60,000 +26.32%
Herefordshire - 3 - -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for UML.

1 48 (35.56%) Finance
2 42 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (30.37%) TOGAF
4 34 (25.19%) Java
4 34 (25.19%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (25.19%) SDLC
5 33 (24.44%) Degree
6 32 (23.70%) Management Information System
7 31 (22.96%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (22.96%) ArchiMate
8 30 (22.22%) Presales
8 30 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (21.48%) Banking
9 29 (21.48%) Analytics
9 29 (21.48%) Data Integration
10 28 (20.74%) Data Acquisition
10 28 (20.74%) Data Ingestion
10 28 (20.74%) Infrastructure Management
10 28 (20.74%) Asset Management
10 28 (20.74%) Migration
10 28 (20.74%) Data Migration
10 28 (20.74%) SQL
11 26 (19.26%) Oracle
12 25 (18.52%) Software Engineering
13 21 (15.56%) Hibernate
14 19 (14.07%) SQL Server
14 19 (14.07%) XML
15 18 (13.33%) C
16 17 (12.59%) C#
16 17 (12.59%) Data Modelling

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 5 (3.70%) IIS
2 3 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (2.22%) Mule
3 2 (1.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.48%) CMS
3 2 (1.48%) Confluence
3 2 (1.48%) Drupal
3 2 (1.48%) OpenEdge
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.48%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (0.74%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.74%) JBoss
4 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Acrobat
1 11 (8.15%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (8.15%) PaintShop Pro
2 8 (5.93%) Simulink
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.74%) Open Workbench
3 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.48%) Exstream
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Force.com
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Internet
1 5 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.22%) Bluetooth
2 3 (2.22%) HTTP
2 3 (2.22%) Network Security
3 2 (1.48%) Firewall
3 2 (1.48%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.74%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (25.19%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (14.07%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.70%) DB2
5 4 (2.96%) MySQL
5 4 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.22%) OLTP
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.74%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Maven
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.48%) CANoe
3 2 (1.48%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.48%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.48%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.48%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.74%) JIRA
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.74%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (35.56%) Finance
2 29 (21.48%) Banking
3 12 (8.89%) Electronics
4 11 (8.15%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (8.15%) Publishing
5 10 (7.41%) Retail
6 8 (5.93%) Automotive
6 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (49.63%) Architect
2 37 (27.41%) Data Architect
3 34 (25.19%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (21.48%) Senior Architect
5 28 (20.74%) Infrastructure Architect
5 28 (20.74%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 28 (20.74%) Senior Data Architect
5 28 (20.74%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 28 (20.74%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 25 (18.52%) Analyst
7 22 (16.30%) Software Engineer
8 18 (13.33%) Business Analyst
8 18 (13.33%) Technical Architect
9 8 (5.93%) Author
9 8 (5.93%) Business IT Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) IT Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) IT Business Analyst
9 8 (5.93%) Technical Author
10 7 (5.19%) Developer
11 6 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (15.56%) Hibernate
2 19 (14.07%) XML
3 13 (9.63%) .NET
4 11 (8.15%) Middleware
4 11 (8.15%) Web Services
5 9 (6.67%) CSS
6 8 (5.93%) HTML
6 8 (5.93%) SOAP
7 7 (5.19%) Spring
8 6 (4.44%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.44%) JDBC
8 6 (4.44%) JSON
9 5 (3.70%) REST
10 4 (2.96%) J2EE
10 4 (2.96%) JSP
11 3 (2.22%) CSS3
11 3 (2.22%) Java RMI
11 3 (2.22%) JPA
11 3 (2.22%) Struts
11 3 (2.22%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.70%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.15%) Algorithms
4 11 (8.15%) Graphic Design
5 8 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.48%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.74%) Blog
9 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.74%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.19%) Windows
2 6 (4.44%) Unix
3 5 (3.70%) Linux
4 2 (1.48%) Android
4 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.37%) TOGAF
3 34 (25.19%) SDLC
4 31 (22.96%) ArchiMate
4 31 (22.96%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (22.22%) Presales
5 30 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (21.48%) Analytics
6 29 (21.48%) Data Integration
7 28 (20.74%) Asset Management
7 28 (20.74%) Data Acquisition
7 28 (20.74%) Data Ingestion
7 28 (20.74%) Data Migration
7 28 (20.74%) Infrastructure Management
7 28 (20.74%) Migration
8 25 (18.52%) Software Engineering
9 17 (12.59%) Data Modelling
9 17 (12.59%) Scrum
9 17 (12.59%) Software Architecture
10 14 (10.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.19%) Java
2 28 (20.74%) SQL
3 18 (13.33%) C
4 17 (12.59%) C#
5 13 (9.63%) C++
6 10 (7.41%) MATLAB
7 9 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.19%) Python
9 6 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.70%) Perl
11 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.96%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.22%) Apex Code
12 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.48%) Delphi
13 2 (1.48%) PHP
13 2 (1.48%) Ruby
13 2 (1.48%) Scala
14 1 (0.74%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (24.44%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.22%) HNC
3 3 (2.22%) HND
3 3 (2.22%) ISEB
3 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.67%) QA
2 8 (5.93%) IEC 61508
2 8 (5.93%) IEC 62304
3 7 (5.19%) MISRA
4 4 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.74%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.74%) ISO 26262
5 1 (0.74%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (5.93%) Firmware
2 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) Docker
3 2 (1.48%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.48%) Nagios
2 1 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.74%) SELinux
Vendors
1 26 (19.26%) Oracle
2 13 (9.63%) Adobe
3 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.22%) Informatica
4 3 (2.22%) Jitterbit
4 3 (2.22%) VMware
5 2 (1.48%) Casewise
5 2 (1.48%) HP
5 2 (1.48%) Intel
5 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.74%) Google
6 1 (0.74%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.74%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.74%) QNX