The table below looks at the statistics for ERD skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERD over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank - - 256
Permanent jobs citing ERD 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.31%
ERD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6191 5545 6104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.64% 80.61% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 4641 5367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ERD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ERD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ERD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ERD Salary Trend in the North West

ERD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN

ERD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) BPMN
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft