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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 872 904 873
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -31
Permanent jobs citing ERD 24 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.021% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.026% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 21
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £31,349 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.68% -21.62%

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
91708 97795 89741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.23% 81.98% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 74090 78809 73756
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015 within the UK.

ERD Salary Histogram in the UK

ERD
Top 12 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 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +30 24 £44,500 +1.71% 4
London +32 14 £46,000 -3.15% 1
City of London +36 10 £44,500 -11.00% 1
South East +9 4 £41,500 +19.25% 1
East Sussex - 4 £41,500 -
Brighton - 4 £41,500 -
East of England +13 3 - - 1
York - 3 £28,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £28,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -7 1 - -

ERD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) Data Modelling
3 17 (36.96%) UML
3 17 (36.96%) Finance
3 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Banking
5 13 (28.26%) Data Analysis
5 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
5 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (23.91%) Project Management
6 11 (23.91%) DB2
6 11 (23.91%) Oracle
6 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
7 10 (21.74%) Degree
8 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (19.57%) Logical Data Model
8 9 (19.57%) Physical Data Model
9 8 (17.39%) QlikView
9 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
9 8 (17.39%) .NET
9 8 (17.39%) C#
9 8 (17.39%) Data Management
10 7 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
10 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (15.22%) Scrum
10 7 (15.22%) Java
10 7 (15.22%) XML
10 7 (15.22%) Reference Data

ERD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Node.js
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.17%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
4 2 (4.35%) FastStats
4 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Hyperion Planning
1 6 (13.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (4.35%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
1 2 (4.35%) Extranet
1 2 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) DB2
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (17.39%) QlikView
4 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle OLAP
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (13.04%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (13.04%) SAP HANA
5 6 (13.04%) OLAP
5 6 (13.04%) DataStage
5 6 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (13.04%) Essbase
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.52%) JMeter
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) ERwin
4 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 3 (6.52%) Games
4 3 (6.52%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Local Government
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 13 (28.26%) Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Consultant
4 9 (19.57%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) TM1 Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Cognos Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Data Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 5 (10.87%) DB2 Specialist
7 4 (8.70%) User Experience Consultant
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Quality Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Data Quality Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Systems Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) XML
3 6 (13.04%) Web Services
4 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) RESTful
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.52%) Entity Framework
6 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Sass
7 2 (4.35%) LESS
7 2 (4.35%) CSS
7 2 (4.35%) JSON
7 2 (4.35%) Spring
8 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (2.17%) SOAP
8 1 (2.17%) Memcached
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Reference Data
2 5 (10.87%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Blog
3 4 (8.70%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.52%) Online Games
5 2 (4.35%) NHS
5 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) zOS
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Data Modelling
2 17 (36.96%) UML
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Data Analysis
3 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (23.91%) Project Management
4 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
5 9 (19.57%) Logical Data Model
5 9 (19.57%) Physical Data Model
6 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 8 (17.39%) Data Management
7 7 (15.22%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) Business Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) ETL
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE
8 6 (13.04%) MVC
9 5 (10.87%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) SQL
2 8 (17.39%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) Java
4 6 (13.04%) PHP
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.52%) Python
8 2 (4.35%) Scala
8 2 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) IBM Certification
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) vCloud
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Logi Analytics
2 6 (13.04%) Tableau
2 6 (13.04%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) Cognos
2 6 (13.04%) IBM
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) Hyperion
2 6 (13.04%) Informatica
2 6 (13.04%) Teradata
2 6 (13.04%) Netezza
3 2 (4.35%) ExactTarget
3 2 (4.35%) WorldPay
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe
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Volt
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
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