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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 854 838 873
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +35
Permanent jobs citing ERD 24 55 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.054% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.065% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 7
Average salary £48,000 £38,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -7.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%

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
87595 84426 87603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 82.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 72135 67329 74163
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 £30,919 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

ERD Salary Histogram in the UK

ERD
Top 18 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 30 January 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 -18 20 £50,000 +31.67% 4
London +10 13 £70,000 -
City of London +11 8 £70,000 -
Edinburgh +4 4 £46,000 -
Scotland -6 4 £46,000 +8.23%
East of England -13 3 £40,000 +6.66%
West Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -11 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Harlow - 2 £40,000 -
Hertford - 2 £40,000 -
Leeds - 2 £40,000 -
Otley - 2 £40,000 - 2
Essex - 2 £40,000 -
Glasgow +8 1 £46,000 +8.23%
West Midlands -15 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

ERD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (53.23%) Data Modelling
2 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.77%) UML
4 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
5 23 (37.10%) Project Management
6 22 (35.48%) SQL
6 22 (35.48%) Systems Analysis
7 19 (30.65%) Business Analysis
8 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (27.42%) Requirements Analysis
9 17 (27.42%) Oracle
10 16 (25.81%) Finance
11 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
12 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
12 14 (22.58%) Degree
12 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (19.35%) ETL
15 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
16 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (16.13%) Analytics
16 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (16.13%) BPR
17 9 (14.52%) Migration
17 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
18 8 (12.90%) IBM
18 8 (12.90%) XML
18 8 (12.90%) .NET
18 8 (12.90%) Banking

ERD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (9.68%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.23%) Documentum
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.61%) FastStats
5 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Cognos TM1
1 7 (11.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) SAN
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
1 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) SMS
2 1 (1.61%) Extranet
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 18 (29.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (14.52%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (11.29%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (11.29%) QlikView
7 7 (11.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (11.29%) IBM InfoSphere
7 7 (11.29%) SAP HANA
7 7 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (11.29%) Essbase
7 7 (11.29%) DB2
7 7 (11.29%) OLAP
7 7 (11.29%) DataStage
8 6 (9.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (9.68%) Apache Hive
8 6 (9.68%) MongoDB
8 6 (9.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Subversion
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) ERwin
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Law
3 5 (8.06%) Legal
4 3 (4.84%) Local Government
4 3 (4.84%) Back Office
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (50.00%) Analyst
2 28 (45.16%) Business Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) DBA
4 8 (12.90%) Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) TM1 Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Cognos Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Administrator
7 5 (8.06%) Senior DBA
8 4 (6.45%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Architect
9 3 (4.84%) UML Business Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Development DBA
9 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) XML
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
2 5 (8.06%) HTML
3 4 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.84%) jQuery
4 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.84%) XSD
4 3 (4.84%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) Sass
5 2 (3.23%) LESS
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) WCF
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.61%) ODBC
6 1 (1.61%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.45%) Open Source
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
4 2 (3.23%) Clustering
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) GIS
4 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) Data Modelling
2 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (46.77%) UML
4 23 (37.10%) Project Management
5 22 (35.48%) Systems Analysis
6 19 (30.65%) Business Analysis
7 17 (27.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 12 (19.35%) ETL
9 11 (17.74%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
10 10 (16.13%) Analytics
10 10 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (16.13%) BPR
11 9 (14.52%) Migration
12 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
12 8 (12.90%) Data Management
13 7 (11.29%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (11.29%) Physical Data Model
13 7 (11.29%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (11.29%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
2 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.06%) C#
3 4 (6.45%) Java
4 3 (4.84%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.61%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) MCSE
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.29%) IBM Certification
3 3 (4.84%) ISEB
3 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Oracle
2 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.90%) IBM
4 7 (11.29%) Netezza
4 7 (11.29%) Logi Analytics
4 7 (11.29%) Tableau
4 7 (11.29%) Teradata
4 7 (11.29%) SAP
4 7 (11.29%) Hyperion
4 7 (11.29%) Informatica
4 7 (11.29%) Cognos
5 6 (9.68%) MapR
6 2 (3.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Unica
7 1 (1.61%) Neolane
7 1 (1.61%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.61%) ExactTarget
7 1 (1.61%) ESRI
7 1 (1.61%) Unisys
7 1 (1.61%) Adobe
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum £40,000 - £42,000 per an
Posted: 2 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pepsico Beverages International Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + bonus
Posted: 26 days ago
Otley, West Yorkshire
Dataphiles Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 27 days ago