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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 847 867 852
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing ERD 46 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.035% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.042% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 17
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £36,000 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £69,300 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.78% -8.33%

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
93272 94978 86805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.77% 81.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76819 75777 71033
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

ERD Salary Histogram in the UK

ERD
Top 14 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 28 August 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 +15 45 £55,000 +10.00% 3
London +29 35 £58,750 +4.91%
East of England -4 3 £52,500 +5.00%
West Midlands -5 3 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £52,500 -
Dunstable - 3 £52,500 -
South East +16 2 £42,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £55,000 -
South West - 2 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire -11 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes -11 1 £42,500 -
Brighton - 1 £42,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £42,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 - -

ERD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (62.79%) SQL
2 38 (44.19%) Finance
3 29 (33.72%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
5 23 (26.74%) UML
5 23 (26.74%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (25.58%) Data Modelling
6 22 (25.58%) Java
7 20 (23.26%) PHP
8 19 (22.09%) Oracle
8 19 (22.09%) Relational Database
9 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (18.60%) SDLC
9 16 (18.60%) Web Services
9 16 (18.60%) XML
9 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
9 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
10 15 (17.44%) Scrum
10 15 (17.44%) Client/Server
10 15 (17.44%) ETL
10 15 (17.44%) RDBMS
10 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (16.28%) DevOps
11 14 (16.28%) Data Management
11 14 (16.28%) Ruby
11 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
12 13 (15.12%) TDD

ERD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (5.81%) IIS
2 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.16%) Mule
3 1 (1.16%) Node.js
3 1 (1.16%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.30%) FastStats
3 7 (8.14%) MS Office
4 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Unica
1 8 (9.30%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.30%) SMS
1 8 (9.30%) Intranet
1 8 (9.30%) Internet
1 8 (9.30%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.40%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.74%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (22.09%) Relational Database
4 15 (17.44%) RDBMS
4 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (12.79%) MongoDB
6 10 (11.63%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (10.47%) Oracle Database
8 8 (9.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 8 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (8.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (5.81%) DB2
12 2 (2.33%) QlikView
13 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (1.16%) MySQL
13 1 (1.16%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 11 (12.79%) Jenkins
2 9 (10.47%) ERwin
3 7 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.81%) Axure RP
4 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.49%) JMeter
5 3 (3.49%) Selenium
6 1 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.16%) DbUnit
6 1 (1.16%) Liquibase
6 1 (1.16%) Ant
General
1 38 (44.19%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Banking
2 9 (10.47%) Retail
3 8 (9.30%) Marketing
4 7 (8.14%) Back Office
4 7 (8.14%) Legal
5 6 (6.98%) Law
6 3 (3.49%) Games
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Analyst
3 14 (16.28%) Consultant
3 14 (16.28%) Senior Developer
4 13 (15.12%) SQL Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Business Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Applications Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) DBA
8 5 (5.81%) Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Data Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (5.81%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.60%) Web Services
1 16 (18.60%) XML
2 13 (15.12%) RESTful
3 12 (13.95%) Hibernate
3 12 (13.95%) Spring
4 11 (12.79%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (10.47%) SOAP
6 8 (9.30%) HTML
7 7 (8.14%) .NET
8 5 (5.81%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.16%) Memcached
10 1 (1.16%) REST
10 1 (1.16%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (17.44%) Client/Server
3 9 (10.47%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.14%) N-Tier
5 6 (6.98%) Blog
6 5 (5.81%) GIS
6 5 (5.81%) User Experience
6 5 (5.81%) Reference Data
7 4 (4.65%) Data Extraction
7 4 (4.65%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.49%) Online Games
9 2 (2.33%) Cryptography
10 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Android
1 8 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
3 6 (6.98%) Windows 8
3 6 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.81%) zOS
5 1 (1.16%) UNIX
5 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.72%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (26.74%) UML
2 23 (26.74%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.58%) Data Modelling
4 16 (18.60%) E-Commerce
4 16 (18.60%) Data Analysis
4 16 (18.60%) SDLC
5 15 (17.44%) Scrum
5 15 (17.44%) ETL
6 14 (16.28%) Data Management
6 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (16.28%) DevOps
7 13 (15.12%) Logical Data Model
7 13 (15.12%) Physical Data Model
7 13 (15.12%) Software Engineering
7 13 (15.12%) BDD
7 13 (15.12%) TDD
8 12 (13.95%) Systems Analysis
9 10 (11.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 54 (62.79%) SQL
2 22 (25.58%) Java
3 20 (23.26%) PHP
4 14 (16.28%) Ruby
5 13 (15.12%) Python
6 10 (11.63%) C#
7 9 (10.47%) PL/SQL
8 8 (9.30%) C++
8 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.16%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Oracle
2 10 (11.63%) SAP
2 10 (11.63%) Cognos
3 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.47%) Tableau
4 8 (9.30%) ExactTarget
4 8 (9.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.16%) WorldPay
5 1 (1.16%) Infobright
5 1 (1.16%) Talend
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