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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 188 139
Rank change year-on-year +12 -49  
Permanent jobs citing UML 38 56 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.91% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.03% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 53 58
Median salary £44,375 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.41% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £81,250 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

UML is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4324 5436 4272
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.03% 88.19% 83.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3530 4374 3574
Median salary £42,500 £42,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.93% +0.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,375 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

UML
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing UML as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +29 16 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Coventry +15 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Staffordshire +18 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Birmingham +8 5 £55,000 +23.59% 3
Shropshire -6 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 -
UML
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 37 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.43%) XML
3 27 (29.35%) SOA
4 23 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 22 (23.91%) SQL
6 19 (20.65%) Business Analysis
7 18 (19.57%) Java
7 18 (19.57%) Mentoring
8 17 (18.48%) .NET
9 15 (16.30%) C#
9 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET
9 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
9 15 (16.30%) BPMN
9 15 (16.30%) SDLC
10 14 (15.22%) Degree
10 14 (15.22%) Finance
10 14 (15.22%) Web Services
11 13 (14.13%) OO
11 13 (14.13%) Scrum
12 12 (13.04%) TOGAF
12 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
13 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
13 11 (11.96%) Linux
13 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
13 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
14 10 (10.87%) MVC
14 10 (10.87%) Use Case
14 10 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (9.78%) Spring

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 2 (2.17%) CMS
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.09%) Apache
2 1 (1.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.09%) JBoss
2 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.26%) Internet
3 2 (2.17%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 2 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.09%) DDNS
4 1 (1.09%) DNS
4 1 (1.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.09%) FlexRay
4 1 (1.09%) NAS
4 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.52%) MySQL
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.09%) Big Data
7 1 (1.09%) DB2
7 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.09%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) JUnit
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.09%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.09%) Log4j
3 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Retail
3 5 (5.43%) Automotive
4 2 (2.17%) Advertising
4 2 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (35.87%) Analyst
2 28 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 20 (21.74%) Architect
4 15 (16.30%) Developer
5 12 (13.04%) Team Leader
6 9 (9.78%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.61%) Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Data Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Lead Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Development Manager
10 5 (5.43%) IT Architect
11 4 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
11 4 (4.35%) Data Modeller
11 4 (4.35%) Lead C# Developer
11 4 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (30.43%) XML
2 17 (18.48%) .NET
3 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET
4 14 (15.22%) Web Services
5 9 (9.78%) Spring
6 8 (8.70%) HTML
6 8 (8.70%) WCF
6 8 (8.70%) XSD
6 8 (8.70%) XSLT
7 7 (7.61%) HTML5
7 7 (7.61%) J2EE
7 7 (7.61%) SOAP
8 6 (6.52%) CSS
8 6 (6.52%) jQuery
9 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
9 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.43%) JSON
10 4 (4.35%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.35%) Spring MVC
10 4 (4.35%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.96%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.26%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.26%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.17%) Fintech
6 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.09%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.09%) Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.09%) EPoS
7 1 (1.09%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.09%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.09%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Linux
2 4 (4.35%) Windows
3 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.17%) Android
4 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.09%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.35%) SOA
3 23 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (20.65%) Business Analysis
5 18 (19.57%) Mentoring
6 15 (16.30%) BPMN
6 15 (16.30%) SDLC
7 13 (14.13%) OO
7 13 (14.13%) Scrum
8 12 (13.04%) TOGAF
9 11 (11.96%) Data Modelling
9 11 (11.96%) Waterfall
10 10 (10.87%) MVC
10 10 (10.87%) Use Case
10 10 (10.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (9.78%) RUP
12 8 (8.70%) Line Management
13 7 (7.61%) E-Commerce
13 7 (7.61%) User Stories
14 6 (6.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.91%) SQL
2 18 (19.57%) Java
3 15 (16.30%) C#
4 7 (7.61%) C
5 6 (6.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (5.43%) Embedded C
7 4 (4.35%) C++
8 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.26%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.26%) VB
9 2 (2.17%) Python
10 1 (1.09%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.09%) Perl
10 1 (1.09%) R
10 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) APMP
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.09%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.09%) ISO26262
2 1 (1.09%) MISRA
2 1 (1.09%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.78%) Oracle
3 2 (2.17%) SAP
3 2 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (1.09%) ATG
4 1 (1.09%) CA
4 1 (1.09%) Citrix
4 1 (1.09%) Google
4 1 (1.09%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.09%) IBM
4 1 (1.09%) QNX
4 1 (1.09%) Rockwell
4 1 (1.09%) Siemens
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago