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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 847 893 866
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -27
Permanent jobs citing ERD 42 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.020% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.047% 0.024% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 23
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £20,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,800 £52,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £36,150 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+45.22% -3.60%

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
89432 96771 87058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.15% 82.70% 80.74%
Number of salaries quoted 72768 78605 71687
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 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,184 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +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 June 2015 within the UK.

ERD Salary Histogram in the UK

ERD
Top 19 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 June 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 +53 42 £52,500 +40.00% 2
London +53 22 £50,000 +5.26% 1
City of London +54 10 £44,500 +11.25% 1
South East +27 8 £42,000 +20.68%
East of England +8 5 £42,500 +13.33%
South West - 5 £55,000 - 1
East Sussex - 5 £42,000 -
Gloucestershire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Brighton - 4 £42,000 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Southampton - 3 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire -3 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £28,000 -
Cheltenham - 2 £55,000 -
York - 2 £28,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £42,500 -
Eastbourne - 1 - -

ERD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 33 (56.90%) SQL
2 31 (53.45%) Finance
3 24 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
5 17 (29.31%) UML
5 17 (29.31%) Data Modelling
6 16 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (25.86%) Oracle
7 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (25.86%) Data Analysis
8 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 13 (22.41%) Banking
9 13 (22.41%) Java
9 13 (22.41%) ETL
10 12 (20.69%) Cognos
10 12 (20.69%) SAP
10 12 (20.69%) Tableau
10 12 (20.69%) Analytics
10 12 (20.69%) Logical Data Model
10 12 (20.69%) Physical Data Model
11 11 (18.97%) PHP
12 10 (17.24%) Web Services
12 10 (17.24%) XML
12 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
12 10 (17.24%) SDLC
12 10 (17.24%) Degree
13 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
13 9 (15.52%) C#
13 9 (15.52%) DB2

ERD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 (5.17%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.17%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (1.72%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.72%) Mule
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
1 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
2 5 (8.62%) FastStats
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Unica
1 5 (8.62%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (6.90%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (6.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (6.90%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Intranet
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
1 5 (8.62%) Extranet
1 5 (8.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (24.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (15.52%) DB2
4 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (13.79%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
6 7 (12.07%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 7 (12.07%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (10.34%) QlikView
8 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
8 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
9 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (6.90%) Essbase
9 4 (6.90%) OLAP
9 4 (6.90%) DataStage
9 4 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
9 4 (6.90%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) ERwin
2 7 (12.07%) Axure RP
3 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.17%) Selenium
5 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.17%) JMeter
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.72%) Liquibase
7 1 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.72%) DbUnit
7 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.72%) Ant
General
1 31 (53.45%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Marketing
3 5 (8.62%) Retail
4 3 (5.17%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Local Government
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Developer
2 19 (32.76%) Consultant
3 14 (24.14%) Analyst
4 8 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (12.07%) User Experience Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (12.07%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.62%) DB2 Specialist
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Specialist
6 5 (8.62%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Cognos Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) TM1 Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Data Quality Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) Web Services
1 10 (17.24%) XML
2 7 (12.07%) RESTful
2 7 (12.07%) .NET
3 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
3 6 (10.34%) HTML
4 5 (8.62%) SOAP
4 5 (8.62%) Spring
5 4 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.72%) JSON
7 1 (1.72%) REST
7 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.72%) Sass
7 1 (1.72%) LESS
7 1 (1.72%) Memcached
7 1 (1.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.79%) Blog
3 7 (12.07%) User Experience
4 5 (8.62%) Reference Data
4 5 (8.62%) Client/Server
4 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.17%) Online Games
6 2 (3.45%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) zOS
2 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.90%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (29.31%) UML
2 17 (29.31%) Data Modelling
3 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.86%) Data Analysis
4 13 (22.41%) ETL
5 12 (20.69%) Analytics
5 12 (20.69%) Logical Data Model
5 12 (20.69%) Physical Data Model
6 10 (17.24%) E-Commerce
6 10 (17.24%) SDLC
7 9 (15.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.52%) Data Management
7 9 (15.52%) Scrum
8 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (13.79%) CRM
8 8 (13.79%) DevOps
8 8 (13.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (13.79%) Inmon Methodology
8 8 (13.79%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) SQL
2 13 (22.41%) Java
3 11 (18.97%) PHP
4 9 (15.52%) C#
5 8 (13.79%) Ruby
6 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.34%) Python
8 5 (8.62%) C++
9 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.45%) Scala
11 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) MCSE
2 4 (6.90%) IBM Certification
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.72%) vCloud
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Oracle
2 12 (20.69%) Cognos
2 12 (20.69%) SAP
2 12 (20.69%) Tableau
3 8 (13.79%) Business Objects
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.62%) ExactTarget
5 5 (8.62%) Adobe
6 4 (6.90%) Teradata
6 4 (6.90%) Netezza
6 4 (6.90%) IBM
6 4 (6.90%) Hyperion
6 4 (6.90%) Informatica
6 4 (6.90%) Logi Analytics
7 2 (3.45%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.72%) Infobright
8 1 (1.72%) Talend
Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago