Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 231 259
Rank change year-on-year -35 +28 -74
Permanent jobs citing UML 42 82 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.94% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 76 93
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £30,375 £37,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £61,875 £69,100
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 8,355 8,725 10,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.73% 90.54% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6,399 7,102 8,596
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 May 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 21 May 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 -21 9 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Coventry -18 7 £52,500 +21.74% 4
Worcestershire +34 6 £39,000 -22.00% 5
Warwickshire -11 5 £80,000 +77.78% 7
Solihull +5 4 £48,750 +21.88% 1
Shropshire +18 3 £40,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £27,500 -
Staffordshire -3 1 £37,500 -25.00% 2
UML
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 16 (38.10%) C++
3 14 (33.33%) Degree
4 13 (30.95%) C
4 13 (30.95%) Java
5 12 (28.57%) C#
6 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (26.19%) Electronics
6 11 (26.19%) SDLC
7 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
8 9 (21.43%) HTML
9 8 (19.05%) Oracle
9 8 (19.05%) XML
9 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
9 8 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (16.67%) jQuery
10 7 (16.67%) BPMN
10 7 (16.67%) ArchiMate
10 7 (16.67%) JSON
10 7 (16.67%) Yourdon
10 7 (16.67%) Linux
11 6 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 6 (14.29%) .NET
11 6 (14.29%) CSS
11 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
11 6 (14.29%) Microsoft

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 3 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (11.90%) Simulink
1 5 (11.90%) Stateflow
1 5 (11.90%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.14%) PaaS
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.38%) SMS
2 1 (2.38%) SNMP
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Blockchain
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) Power BI
3 3 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
3 3 (7.14%) QlikView
4 2 (4.76%) DB2
4 2 (4.76%) OLTP
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 8 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.52%) Subversion
5 2 (4.76%) Rational Rose
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.38%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (26.19%) Electronics
2 6 (14.29%) Automotive
2 6 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Architect
3 10 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Junior
7 3 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Chief Architect
8 2 (4.76%) IT Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) XML
3 7 (16.67%) jQuery
3 7 (16.67%) JSON
4 6 (14.29%) .NET
4 6 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.90%) OpenGL
5 5 (11.90%) Web Services
6 4 (9.52%) RESTful
7 3 (7.14%) HTML5
7 3 (7.14%) Node.js
7 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (4.76%) MFC
8 2 (4.76%) React
8 2 (4.76%) Spring
8 2 (4.76%) WinForms
8 2 (4.76%) WPF
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 4 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.76%) VHDL
6 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 4 (9.52%) Unix
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Configuration Management
2 11 (26.19%) SDLC
3 8 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 7 (16.67%) ArchiMate
4 7 (16.67%) BPMN
4 7 (16.67%) Yourdon
5 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 6 (14.29%) Change Management
5 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
5 6 (14.29%) Use Case
6 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (11.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) C++
2 13 (30.95%) C
2 13 (30.95%) Java
3 12 (28.57%) C#
4 11 (26.19%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.52%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) VB
7 2 (4.76%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
7 2 (4.76%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) HAZOP
2 1 (2.38%) COBIT
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.90%) MathWorks
3 5 (11.90%) MKS
4 3 (7.14%) Informatica
4 3 (7.14%) Tableau
4 3 (7.14%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.76%) Casewise
6 1 (2.38%) Atlassian