The table below looks at the statistics for ERD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERD over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 862 833 861
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +28
Permanent jobs citing ERD 19 59 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.056% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.021% 0.068% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 10
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ERD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ERD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ERD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ERD within the UK.

ERD Salary Trend in the UK

ERD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERD over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

ERD Salary Histogram in the UK

ERD
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERD within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
England -22 18 £41,750 +9.94% 2
London +21 8 £70,000 +33.33% 1
City of London +5 6 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
East of England -6 3 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 -
South East - 3 £41,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £41,000 -
Brighton - 3 £41,000 -
Otley - 2 £40,000 -
Leeds - 2 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Scotland -4 1 £46,000 +8.23%
Edinburgh -6 1 £46,000 -
Hertfordshire -13 1 £40,000 +6.66%
North Yorkshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
Essex - 1 £40,000 -
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
Hertford - 1 £40,000 -
York - 1 £22,500 - 1

ERD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 28 (53.85%) UML
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 22 (42.31%) Project Management
4 19 (36.54%) Systems Analysis
4 19 (36.54%) Business Analysis
4 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
5 14 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
5 14 (26.92%) Degree
6 13 (25.00%) SQL
6 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (25.00%) Finance
7 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (21.15%) Oracle
8 11 (21.15%) ETL
9 10 (19.23%) Data Analysis
9 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
9 10 (19.23%) BPR
10 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.38%) Banking
11 8 (15.38%) .NET
11 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (15.38%) Analytics
11 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
12 7 (13.46%) IBM InfoSphere
12 7 (13.46%) Tableau
12 7 (13.46%) SAP HANA
12 7 (13.46%) Logi Analytics

ERD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 2 (3.85%) IIS
1 2 (3.85%) Documentum
2 1 (1.92%) Node.js
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.62%) MS Office
3 4 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.92%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Cognos TM1
1 7 (13.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMS
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
1 1 (1.92%) Intranet
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (13.46%) DataStage
5 7 (13.46%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (13.46%) Essbase
5 7 (13.46%) DB2
5 7 (13.46%) OLAP
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle OLAP
5 7 (13.46%) QlikView
5 7 (13.46%) SAP HANA
5 7 (13.46%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (7.69%) MySQL
8 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Subversion
2 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.85%) ERwin
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 5 (9.62%) Law
4 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.77%) Local Government
5 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.85%) Back Office
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (53.85%) Analyst
2 23 (44.23%) Business Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Consultant
4 9 (17.31%) Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Cognos Consultant
5 7 (13.46%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) TM1 Consultant
6 6 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (9.62%) DBA
8 4 (7.69%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.77%) UML Business Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Development DBA
9 3 (5.77%) User Experience Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Programmer
10 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 5 (9.62%) XML
2 5 (9.62%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (5.77%) CSS
3 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.85%) JSON
4 2 (3.85%) jQuery
4 2 (3.85%) Sass
4 2 (3.85%) LESS
5 1 (1.92%) XSD
5 1 (1.92%) ODBC
5 1 (1.92%) RESTful
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) Blog
3 3 (5.77%) Open Source
3 3 (5.77%) User Experience
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 2 (3.85%) GIS
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.92%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) UML
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Data Modelling
3 22 (42.31%) Project Management
4 19 (36.54%) Systems Analysis
4 19 (36.54%) Business Analysis
5 14 (26.92%) Requirements Analysis
6 13 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (21.15%) ETL
8 10 (19.23%) BPR
8 10 (19.23%) Data Analysis
9 8 (15.38%) Analytics
9 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
10 7 (13.46%) PRINCE
11 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (9.62%) Requirements Management
12 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
12 5 (9.62%) OO
13 4 (7.69%) MVC
13 4 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (11.54%) C#
3 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.69%) Java
5 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) IBM Certification
2 7 (13.46%) MCSE
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Oracle
2 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Hyperion
3 7 (13.46%) Informatica
3 7 (13.46%) SAP
3 7 (13.46%) Cognos
3 7 (13.46%) IBM
3 7 (13.46%) Logi Analytics
3 7 (13.46%) Tableau
3 7 (13.46%) Teradata
3 7 (13.46%) Netezza
4 1 (1.92%) Unica
4 1 (1.92%) MapR
4 1 (1.92%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.92%) Neolane
4 1 (1.92%) ExactTarget
4 1 (1.92%) ESRI
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
York, North Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £26,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago