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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 858 852 870
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs citing ERD 41 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.020% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 11
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £38,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £53,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%

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
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

ERD Salary Histogram in the UK

ERD
Top 25 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 29 August 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
England -20 35 £50,000 - 2
London +15 19 £56,000 +6.66%
City of London +3 8 £56,000 +12.00%
East of England -12 6 £50,000 -
Manchester -5 5 £33,500 +6.34% 1
North West -10 5 £33,500 +6.34% 1
Glasgow -4 4 £45,250 -
Cambridge -6 4 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -9 4 £50,000 -
Scotland -15 4 £45,250 -
Birmingham +3 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -14 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire - 2 £43,750 -
Altrincham - 2 £27,000 - 1
Edinburgh -10 1 - -
South East -22 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
County Antrim - 1 £32,500 -
Belfast - 1 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Otley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £32,500 -

ERD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 40 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 36 (56.25%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
4 23 (35.94%) Finance
5 22 (34.38%) UML
5 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
6 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
6 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
7 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (21.88%) XML
8 14 (21.88%) .NET
9 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (18.75%) Migration
11 11 (17.19%) Oracle
11 11 (17.19%) Project Management
11 11 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (14.06%) Data Management
12 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
13 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (12.50%) Java
13 8 (12.50%) C#
14 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
14 7 (10.94%) Windows
14 7 (10.94%) OO

ERD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (9.38%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.13%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Documentum
3 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) FastStats
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) FTP
2 2 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (10.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
7 6 (9.38%) Apache Hive
7 6 (9.38%) MongoDB
7 6 (9.38%) Couchbase
7 6 (9.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (9.38%) Big Data
7 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
8 5 (7.81%) MySQL
8 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
10 3 (4.69%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (4.69%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Visual Studio
1 7 (10.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Back Office
3 5 (7.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.56%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Analyst
2 22 (34.38%) Business Analyst
3 17 (26.56%) Developer
4 13 (20.31%) DBA
5 10 (15.63%) Architect
6 8 (12.50%) Data Architect
7 7 (10.94%) Administrator
8 6 (9.38%) SQL Developer
8 6 (9.38%) SQL DBA
8 6 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (7.81%) Senior DBA
9 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Junior
11 2 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (3.13%) Consultant
11 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
11 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (3.13%) Configuration Manager
11 2 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.13%) Legal Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) .NET
1 14 (21.88%) XML
2 5 (7.81%) HTML
3 4 (6.25%) CSS
3 4 (6.25%) jQuery
4 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
4 3 (4.69%) SAP XI
5 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.13%) XSD
5 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.56%) Sass
6 1 (1.56%) LESS
6 1 (1.56%) JSON
6 1 (1.56%) MDX
6 1 (1.56%) WCF
6 1 (1.56%) ODBC
6 1 (1.56%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.13%) Wiki
1 2 (3.13%) Open Source
2 1 (1.56%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.56%) NHS
2 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.56%) GIS
2 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.56%) Clustering
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 22 (34.38%) UML
3 19 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.44%) Business Analysis
5 12 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (18.75%) Migration
6 11 (17.19%) Project Management
6 11 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (17.19%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (14.06%) Data Management
8 8 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (10.94%) ETL
9 7 (10.94%) OO
9 7 (10.94%) Data Architecture
10 6 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (9.38%) Data Mapping
10 6 (9.38%) Database Security
11 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) C#
2 8 (12.50%) Java
3 7 (10.94%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (7.81%) VBA
5 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) VB
6 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) C
7 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.56%) VB6
7 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
1 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.19%) Oracle
3 6 (9.38%) Unisys
3 6 (9.38%) MapR
4 5 (7.81%) IBM
5 3 (4.69%) Guidewire
5 3 (4.69%) Business Objects
5 3 (4.69%) SAP
6 2 (3.13%) Cisco
7 1 (1.56%) Cognos
7 1 (1.56%) Sun
7 1 (1.56%) Informatica
7 1 (1.56%) ESRI
7 1 (1.56%) RedPrairie
Altrincham, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Dataphiles Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago