Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unified Modeling Language (UML)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 225 227
Rank change year-on-year +59 +2 +11
Permanent jobs citing UML 112 97 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.44% 0.99% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.09% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59 88 104
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £37,575
90th Percentile £94,000 £70,000 £61,100
England median annual salary £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% - +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 7,068 8,907 9,630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.16% 90.89% 91.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5,295 7,078 7,553
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -2.38% +2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
Worcestershire +39 46 £48,742 -18.76% 11
Birmingham -11 24 £43,750 -37.50% 4
Coventry +18 10 £56,250 +25.00% 2
Warwickshire +36 8 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Solihull +16 8 £45,000 -
Herefordshire - 7 £90,000 -
Staffordshire +12 2 £42,500 -17.07% 3
Shropshire -1 2 £90,000 +114.29%
UML
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 58 (51.79%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (38.39%) Software Engineering
3 34 (30.36%) C#
4 31 (27.68%) SQL
4 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (26.79%) SDLC
6 27 (24.11%) Java
7 26 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (22.32%) TOGAF
9 24 (21.43%) Oracle
9 24 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 24 (21.43%) Security Cleared
10 23 (20.54%) Degree
10 23 (20.54%) C++
11 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
11 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 22 (19.64%) AngularJS
12 21 (18.75%) ArchiMate
12 21 (18.75%) SOA
13 18 (16.07%) HTML
13 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
13 18 (16.07%) Web Services
13 18 (16.07%) OO
13 18 (16.07%) Big Data
14 17 (15.18%) BPMN
14 17 (15.18%) jQuery
14 17 (15.18%) .NET
15 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (14.29%) Spring
15 16 (14.29%) PaaS

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 8 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (7.14%) CMS
2 5 (4.46%) Apache
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.79%) Simulink
1 2 (1.79%) Stateflow
1 2 (1.79%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (14.29%) PaaS
3 11 (9.82%) IaaS
4 9 (8.04%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (7.14%) SaaS
6 2 (1.79%) Azure Functions
6 2 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.89%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.07%) Big Data
2 15 (13.39%) NoSQL
3 14 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (11.61%) MongoDB
5 12 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.46%) Blockchain
6 5 (4.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.46%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.46%) Power BI
6 5 (4.46%) Qlik Sense
6 5 (4.46%) QlikView
7 3 (2.68%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.79%) DB2
8 2 (1.79%) OLTP
8 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (8.93%) Rational Rose
2 7 (6.25%) ERwin
2 7 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.36%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.46%) JIRA
4 5 (4.46%) JUnit
4 5 (4.46%) Maven
4 5 (4.46%) Mercurial
4 5 (4.46%) Mockito
5 4 (3.57%) MSTest
5 4 (3.57%) NUnit
6 3 (2.68%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.79%) Moq
7 2 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 15 (13.39%) Finance
2 14 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 9 (8.04%) Automotive
3 9 (8.04%) Electronics
4 7 (6.25%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Law
5 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (32.14%) Architect
2 34 (30.36%) Software Engineer
3 30 (26.79%) Developer
4 18 (16.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 14 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.71%) Data Architect
7 10 (8.93%) Junior
8 9 (8.04%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
10 7 (6.25%) Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) Business Analyst
10 7 (6.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
11 6 (5.36%) C# Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Lead Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Migration Architect
11 6 (5.36%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.64%) AngularJS
2 18 (16.07%) HTML
2 18 (16.07%) Web Services
3 17 (15.18%) .NET
3 17 (15.18%) jQuery
4 16 (14.29%) Spring
5 13 (11.61%) Node.js
6 11 (9.82%) CSS
7 10 (8.93%) React
7 10 (8.93%) SOAP
8 8 (7.14%) JSON
8 8 (7.14%) Middleware
9 7 (6.25%) HTML5
10 5 (4.46%) Apache Cordova
10 5 (4.46%) Ionic Framework
10 5 (4.46%) MyBatis
10 5 (4.46%) PrimeFaces
10 5 (4.46%) REST
10 5 (4.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) Taxonomies
3 7 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.46%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.57%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.57%) PDA
6 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.89%) Cyberattack
7 1 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.89%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Windows
2 3 (2.68%) Linux
2 3 (2.68%) Unix
3 2 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (51.79%) Problem-Solving
2 43 (38.39%) Software Engineering
3 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (26.79%) SDLC
5 25 (22.32%) TOGAF
6 21 (18.75%) ArchiMate
6 21 (18.75%) SOA
7 18 (16.07%) OO
8 17 (15.18%) BPMN
9 16 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (14.29%) Microservices
10 14 (12.50%) Use Case
11 13 (11.61%) Data Modelling
11 13 (11.61%) Test Automation
12 12 (10.71%) Conceptual Models
12 12 (10.71%) PRINCE2
12 12 (10.71%) Service Design
13 11 (9.82%) Business Analysis
13 11 (9.82%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (9.82%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.36%) C#
2 31 (27.68%) SQL
3 27 (24.11%) Java
4 23 (20.54%) C++
5 18 (16.07%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.57%) C
7 2 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 24 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.54%) Degree
3 7 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) CBAP
5 1 (0.89%) IIBA
5 1 (0.89%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) Data Quality
2 7 (6.25%) COBIT
2 7 (6.25%) QA
3 5 (4.46%) ISO 26262
4 2 (1.79%) HAZOP
System Software
1 7 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) SELinux
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Oracle
2 22 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 8 (7.14%) Google
4 5 (4.46%) Informatica
4 5 (4.46%) Tableau
4 5 (4.46%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.79%) Casewise
5 2 (1.79%) MathWorks
5 2 (1.79%) MKS
5 2 (1.79%) SAP