Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 208 222
Rank change year-on-year -36 +14 -40
Permanent jobs citing UML 69 104 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.70% 1.02% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.13% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 104 93
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,575 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,375 £77,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +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 8,668 9,180 9,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.26% 90.03% 87.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6,770 7,199 8,070
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +19 26 £70,000 +30.23% 4
Staffordshire +11 13 £52,500 +17.98%
Coventry -15 9 £43,500 +8.07% 2
Shropshire +12 8 £42,000 -
Warwickshire -34 6 £52,500 -4.55% 5
Solihull -9 3 £47,500 +3.26%
Worcestershire +10 1 - - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £27,500 - 1
UML
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
2 22 (31.88%) Finance
3 17 (24.64%) Degree
4 15 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (21.74%) Scrum
5 14 (20.29%) TOGAF
5 14 (20.29%) C
6 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (18.84%) Data Integration
6 13 (18.84%) Software Architecture
6 13 (18.84%) ArchiMate
7 12 (17.39%) Banking
8 11 (15.94%) Asset Management
8 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
8 11 (15.94%) Electronics
8 11 (15.94%) Migration
8 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.94%) C++
8 11 (15.94%) SQL
8 11 (15.94%) Analytics
8 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 11 (15.94%) Presales
8 11 (15.94%) Data Acquisition
8 11 (15.94%) Data Ingestion
8 11 (15.94%) Data Migration
9 10 (14.49%) SysML
9 10 (14.49%) QA
9 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (14.49%) TDD

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 1 (1.45%) Apache
1 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
1 1 (1.45%) CMS
1 1 (1.45%) JBoss
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
1 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Simulink
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.45%) Open Workbench
2 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.45%) Stateflow
2 1 (1.45%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.45%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.90%) DB2
4 2 (2.90%) OLTP
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) Riak
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Maven
2 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Banking
3 11 (15.94%) Electronics
4 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
5 5 (7.25%) Automotive
6 3 (4.35%) Retail
7 1 (1.45%) Advertising
7 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 18 (26.09%) Architect
3 14 (20.29%) Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) Data Architect
4 13 (18.84%) Business Analyst
5 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Senior Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Senior Data Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 11 (15.94%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 7 (10.14%) Business IT Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) IT Analyst
7 7 (10.14%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (8.70%) Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Embedded Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Junior
10 4 (5.80%) MATLAB Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) Middleware
1 8 (11.59%) XML
2 7 (10.14%) Web Services
3 5 (7.25%) .NET
4 4 (5.80%) HTML
5 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.35%) WinForms
5 3 (4.35%) WPF
6 2 (2.90%) CSS
6 2 (2.90%) jQuery
6 2 (2.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (1.45%) CORBA
7 1 (1.45%) Java EE
7 1 (1.45%) JSON
7 1 (1.45%) Node.js
7 1 (1.45%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.45%) Samza
7 1 (1.45%) Spring
7 1 (1.45%) XSD
7 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
2 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (11.59%) Algorithms
4 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.90%) User Experience
7 1 (1.45%) Blog
7 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 3 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (31.88%) Software Engineering
3 15 (21.74%) Scrum
4 14 (20.29%) TOGAF
5 13 (18.84%) ArchiMate
5 13 (18.84%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (18.84%) Data Integration
5 13 (18.84%) Software Architecture
6 11 (15.94%) Analytics
6 11 (15.94%) Asset Management
6 11 (15.94%) Data Acquisition
6 11 (15.94%) Data Ingestion
6 11 (15.94%) Data Migration
6 11 (15.94%) Infrastructure Management
6 11 (15.94%) Migration
6 11 (15.94%) Presales
6 11 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (14.49%) SysML
7 10 (14.49%) TDD
8 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.29%) C
2 11 (15.94%) C++
2 11 (15.94%) SQL
3 9 (13.04%) C#
3 9 (13.04%) MATLAB
4 7 (10.14%) Java
5 4 (5.80%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.35%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
7 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) QA
2 8 (11.59%) IEC 61508
2 8 (11.59%) IEC 62304
3 4 (5.80%) MISRA
4 1 (1.45%) DO-178B
4 1 (1.45%) ISO 26262
4 1 (1.45%) MISRA C
System Software
1 8 (11.59%) Firmware
2 1 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Intel
4 1 (1.45%) Google
4 1 (1.45%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.45%) MathWorks
4 1 (1.45%) MKS