Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 239 250
Rank change year-on-year +45 +11 -65
Permanent jobs citing UML 139 103 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.41% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.99% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 130 105 64
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,596
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +8.96% +2.58%
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -

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 8833 10389 9691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.30% 88.85% 87.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7198 8108 8016
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +39 49 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Coventry +21 26 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Staffordshire +28 19 £50,000 -5.66%
Warwickshire -6 18 £45,000 -18.18%
Solihull +4 12 £43,750 -4.89% 1
Worcestershire -5 5 £60,000 +26.32%
Shropshire -6 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Herefordshire - 3 - -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 49 (35.25%) Finance
2 45 (32.37%) TOGAF
3 44 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (27.34%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (27.34%) SDLC
5 35 (25.18%) Java
6 33 (23.74%) Management Information System
6 33 (23.74%) SQL
7 31 (22.30%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (22.30%) Degree
7 31 (22.30%) ArchiMate
8 30 (21.58%) Presales
8 30 (21.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (20.86%) Banking
9 29 (20.86%) Analytics
10 28 (20.14%) Infrastructure Management
10 28 (20.14%) Data Acquisition
10 28 (20.14%) Data Ingestion
10 28 (20.14%) Asset Management
10 28 (20.14%) Migration
10 28 (20.14%) Data Integration
10 28 (20.14%) Data Migration
10 28 (20.14%) Oracle
11 23 (16.55%) SQL Server
12 22 (15.83%) Hibernate
13 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
13 21 (15.11%) XML
13 21 (15.11%) Data Modelling
14 18 (12.95%) Business Analysis
14 18 (12.95%) Waterfall

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 (3.60%) IIS
2 3 (2.16%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (2.16%) Mule
3 2 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.44%) CMS
3 2 (1.44%) Confluence
3 2 (1.44%) Drupal
3 2 (1.44%) OpenEdge
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.44%) Sonic ESB
4 1 (0.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.72%) JBoss
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Acrobat
1 12 (8.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (8.63%) PaintShop Pro
2 5 (3.60%) Simulink
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.72%) Open Workbench
3 1 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.44%) Exstream
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Force.com
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) Internet
1 5 (3.60%) Network Security
1 5 (3.60%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.88%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.16%) HTTP
4 2 (1.44%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.44%) Firewall
4 2 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.44%) Wireless
4 2 (1.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.34%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (16.55%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.63%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.60%) DB2
6 4 (2.88%) MySQL
6 4 (2.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.16%) OLTP
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.16%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.44%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.44%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.72%) Power BI
9 1 (0.72%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Maven
1 4 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.16%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (2.16%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.44%) CANoe
3 2 (1.44%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.44%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.44%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 49 (35.25%) Finance
2 29 (20.86%) Banking
3 12 (8.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 12 (8.63%) Publishing
4 10 (7.19%) Electronics
4 10 (7.19%) Retail
5 8 (5.76%) Automotive
6 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (51.08%) Architect
2 40 (28.78%) Data Architect
3 35 (25.18%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (20.86%) Senior Architect
5 28 (20.14%) Analyst
5 28 (20.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 28 (20.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 28 (20.14%) Senior Data Architect
5 28 (20.14%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 28 (20.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 20 (14.39%) Business Analyst
7 19 (13.67%) Technical Architect
8 18 (12.95%) Software Engineer
9 10 (7.19%) Developer
10 9 (6.47%) Author
10 9 (6.47%) Technical Author
11 7 (5.04%) Business IT Analyst
11 7 (5.04%) IT Analyst
11 7 (5.04%) IT Business Analyst
12 6 (4.32%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.83%) Hibernate
2 21 (15.11%) XML
3 14 (10.07%) .NET
4 10 (7.19%) Web Services
5 9 (6.47%) CSS
5 9 (6.47%) Middleware
6 8 (5.76%) HTML
6 8 (5.76%) SOAP
7 7 (5.04%) Spring
8 6 (4.32%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.32%) JDBC
8 6 (4.32%) JSON
9 5 (3.60%) REST
10 4 (2.88%) J2EE
10 4 (2.88%) JSP
10 4 (2.88%) XML Messaging
11 3 (2.16%) JPA
11 3 (2.16%) RESTful
11 3 (2.16%) Struts
11 3 (2.16%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.74%) Management Information System
2 15 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.35%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.63%) Graphic Design
5 9 (6.47%) Algorithms
6 8 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.32%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.44%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.44%) VHDL
11 1 (0.72%) Blog
11 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.04%) Unix
2 6 (4.32%) Windows
3 5 (3.60%) Linux
4 2 (1.44%) Android
4 2 (1.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (32.37%) TOGAF
2 44 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (27.34%) SDLC
4 31 (22.30%) ArchiMate
4 31 (22.30%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (21.58%) Presales
5 30 (21.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 29 (20.86%) Analytics
7 28 (20.14%) Asset Management
7 28 (20.14%) Data Acquisition
7 28 (20.14%) Data Ingestion
7 28 (20.14%) Data Integration
7 28 (20.14%) Data Migration
7 28 (20.14%) Infrastructure Management
7 28 (20.14%) Migration
8 21 (15.11%) Data Modelling
8 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
9 18 (12.95%) Business Analysis
9 18 (12.95%) Waterfall
10 15 (10.79%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (25.18%) Java
2 33 (23.74%) SQL
3 17 (12.23%) C#
4 16 (11.51%) C
5 11 (7.91%) C++
6 9 (6.47%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.76%) MATLAB
8 6 (4.32%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.60%) Python
10 4 (2.88%) Embedded C
10 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.16%) Apex Code
11 3 (2.16%) Perl
12 2 (1.44%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.44%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.44%) Delphi
12 2 (1.44%) PHP
12 2 (1.44%) Ruby
12 2 (1.44%) Scala
13 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 31 (22.30%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.16%) HNC
3 3 (2.16%) HND
3 3 (2.16%) ISEB
3 3 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) MISRA
1 6 (4.32%) QA
2 5 (3.60%) IEC 61508
2 5 (3.60%) IEC 62304
3 4 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.72%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Firmware
2 3 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.44%) Docker
3 2 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.72%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (1.44%) Nagios
1 2 (1.44%) SELinux
2 1 (0.72%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (20.14%) Oracle
2 14 (10.07%) Adobe
3 6 (4.32%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.16%) Informatica
4 3 (2.16%) Jitterbit
4 3 (2.16%) VMware
5 2 (1.44%) Casewise
5 2 (1.44%) Green Hills
5 2 (1.44%) HP
5 2 (1.44%) QNX
5 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.72%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.72%) Intel