The table below looks at the statistics for ERD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERD over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 836 832 861
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs citing ERD 35 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.024% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 11
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £41,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,950 £53,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +35.71%
ERD
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87394 80699 88080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.00% 81.13% 79.20%
Number of salaries quoted 70405 66847 75264
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ERD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ERD across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERD Jobs Demand Trend in England

ERD
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ERD across the England region.

ERD Salary Trend in England

ERD
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERD across the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

ERD Salary Histogram in England

ERD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERD within the England region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 18 £56,000 +15.46%
East of England -24 7 £50,000 -
North West - 5 £33,500 -
West Midlands -2 3 £50,000 +28.20%
South East -24 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
ERD
UK

ERD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ERD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ERD.

1 34 (62.96%) SQL
2 30 (55.56%) Data Modelling
3 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
4 23 (42.59%) Finance
5 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
6 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
7 15 (27.78%) .NET
7 15 (27.78%) XML
8 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (24.07%) UML
10 12 (22.22%) Migration
10 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (20.37%) Oracle
12 10 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (16.67%) Java
13 9 (16.67%) C#
13 9 (16.67%) Project Management
13 9 (16.67%) Data Management
14 8 (14.81%) OO
14 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (12.96%) Data Architecture
15 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (12.96%) Windows
15 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
15 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
15 7 (12.96%) ETL

ERD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ERD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ERD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) Documentum
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.85%) FastStats
3 1 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) FTP
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (24.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (11.11%) MySQL
6 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 6 (11.11%) Apache Hive
6 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 6 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (11.11%) Big Data
6 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 6 (11.11%) Couchbase
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Back Office
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
5 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) DBA
4 12 (22.22%) Business Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Architect
6 8 (14.81%) Data Architect
7 7 (12.96%) Administrator
8 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
9 5 (9.26%) SQL Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Senior DBA
10 3 (5.56%) Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) Junior
11 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) .NET
1 15 (27.78%) XML
2 6 (11.11%) HTML
3 5 (9.26%) jQuery
3 5 (9.26%) CSS
4 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
4 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) SAP XI
5 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.70%) XSD
5 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.85%) Sass
6 1 (1.85%) LESS
6 1 (1.85%) Ajax
6 1 (1.85%) WCF
6 1 (1.85%) JSON
6 1 (1.85%) ODBC
6 1 (1.85%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Wiki
3 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) GIS
3 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.07%) UML
4 12 (22.22%) Migration
4 12 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 10 (18.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (16.67%) Project Management
6 9 (16.67%) Data Management
7 8 (14.81%) OO
7 8 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (12.96%) Data Architecture
8 7 (12.96%) ETL
9 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 6 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (11.11%) Database Security
10 5 (9.26%) Data Mapping
10 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (62.96%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) C#
3 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
4 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.26%) VBA
6 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.70%) VB
7 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.85%) VB6
8 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 6 (11.11%) Unisys
3 6 (11.11%) MapR
4 5 (9.26%) IBM
5 4 (7.41%) Guidewire
6 3 (5.56%) SAP
6 3 (5.56%) Business Objects
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) RedPrairie
8 1 (1.85%) Sun
8 1 (1.85%) Informatica
8 1 (1.85%) Cognos
8 1 (1.85%) ESRI