Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 234 203 264
Rank change year-on-year -31 +61 -26
Permanent jobs citing UML 58 125 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 1.26% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.37% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 51 113 94
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £34,825
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% 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 8,237 9,094 10,822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.25% 91.40% 90.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6,311 7,518 8,501
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 August 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 17 August 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 -24 19 £42,500 -39.29% 5
Worcestershire +18 9 £42,500 -29.17% 8
Warwickshire +17 9 £80,000 +77.78% 2
Coventry -16 6 £75,250 +36.82% 3
Staffordshire -6 2 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Solihull -8 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £27,500 -
Shropshire +13 1 £90,000 - 1
Walsall - 1 £55,000 -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.10%) Java
3 24 (41.38%) HTML
4 20 (34.48%) AngularJS
5 19 (32.76%) jQuery
6 18 (31.03%) Degree
6 18 (31.03%) ArchiMate
7 17 (29.31%) JSON
7 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
7 17 (29.31%) C++
7 17 (29.31%) SQL
7 17 (29.31%) OO
8 16 (27.59%) Visual Studio
8 16 (27.59%) CSS
9 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (24.14%) Oracle
9 14 (24.14%) C
9 14 (24.14%) C#
10 13 (22.41%) TOGAF
10 13 (22.41%) Electronics
10 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
10 13 (22.41%) Node.js
11 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
11 12 (20.69%) SDLC
11 12 (20.69%) BPMN
11 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
11 12 (20.69%) SOA
12 11 (18.97%) Rational Rose
12 11 (18.97%) .NET
12 11 (18.97%) Web Services

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 7 (12.07%) Apache
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (13.79%) Simulink
1 8 (13.79%) Stateflow
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (12.07%) TargetLink
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) SaaS
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.07%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Modbus
2 1 (1.72%) Profibus
2 1 (1.72%) SNMP
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
2 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
2 11 (18.97%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.79%) Big Data
3 8 (13.79%) Power BI
4 7 (12.07%) Blockchain
4 7 (12.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.07%) Hadoop
4 7 (12.07%) Qlik Sense
4 7 (12.07%) QlikView
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.17%) MySQL
7 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.72%) DB2
7 1 (1.72%) OLTP
7 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.97%) Rational Rose
3 10 (17.24%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (12.07%) Eclipse
5 6 (10.34%) Subversion
6 2 (3.45%) JIRA
7 1 (1.72%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.72%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.72%) Moq
7 1 (1.72%) MSTest
7 1 (1.72%) NUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (1.72%) Rational Software Modeler
7 1 (1.72%) Selenium
7 1 (1.72%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (22.41%) Electronics
2 9 (15.52%) Automotive
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) Architect
3 11 (18.97%) Software Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Applications Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Chief Architect
9 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.45%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.45%) IT Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Junior
10 2 (3.45%) Junior Business Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (41.38%) HTML
2 20 (34.48%) AngularJS
3 19 (32.76%) jQuery
4 17 (29.31%) JSON
5 16 (27.59%) CSS
6 13 (22.41%) Node.js
7 11 (18.97%) .NET
7 11 (18.97%) HTML5
7 11 (18.97%) React
7 11 (18.97%) Spring
7 11 (18.97%) Web Services
8 9 (15.52%) XML
9 7 (12.07%) OpenGL
9 7 (12.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (8.62%) RESTful
11 2 (3.45%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.45%) REST
11 2 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.34%) Device Driver
3 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.62%) PDA
4 4 (6.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (6.90%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Fintech
5 2 (3.45%) VHDL
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 7 (12.07%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (10.34%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Android
5 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) ArchiMate
2 17 (29.31%) OO
2 17 (29.31%) Software Engineering
3 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
4 13 (22.41%) TOGAF
5 12 (20.69%) BPMN
5 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
5 12 (20.69%) SDLC
5 12 (20.69%) SOA
6 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (18.97%) Yourdon
7 10 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
8 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (15.52%) Validation
9 8 (13.79%) Analytics
9 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
9 8 (13.79%) ETL
9 8 (13.79%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.10%) Java
3 17 (29.31%) C++
3 17 (29.31%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) C
4 14 (24.14%) C#
5 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 3 (5.17%) MATLAB
6 3 (5.17%) Python
6 3 (5.17%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) Assembly Language
7 2 (3.45%) VBA
8 1 (1.72%) Delphi
8 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) HAZOP
2 1 (1.72%) COBIT
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SELinux
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Oracle
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.07%) Informatica
3 7 (12.07%) MathWorks
3 7 (12.07%) MKS
3 7 (12.07%) Tableau
3 7 (12.07%) Xamarin
4 4 (6.90%) Casewise
5 1 (1.72%) ATG
5 1 (1.72%) Atlassian