The table below looks at the statistics for IDEF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDEF over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ICAM Definition Languages (IDEF)
Rank 884 876 887
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing IDEF 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.011% 0.001% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,445
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +29.80%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £40,445

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
93593 86753 92892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.96% 81.19% 79.05%
Number of salaries quoted 74739 71234 78546
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

IDEF
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IDEF within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

IDEF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IDEF
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IDEF within the UK.

IDEF Salary Trend in the UK

IDEF
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDEF within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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 +16 10 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England - 9 £50,000 -
Reading - 9 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 9 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 9 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £50,000 -
South East - 9 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
London -6 1 £60,000 +14.28%
City of London - 1 £60,000 -

IDEF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IDEF 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 IDEF.

1 15 (93.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (87.50%) UML
2 14 (87.50%) BPMN
2 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (81.25%) Waterfall
3 13 (81.25%) Use Case
3 13 (81.25%) Project Management
3 13 (81.25%) Data Modelling
3 13 (81.25%) Scrum
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) Requirements Management
4 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (75.00%) ISEB
4 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) DoDAF
6 1 (6.25%) MODAF
6 1 (6.25%) SysML
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics

IDEF
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IDEF 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 IDEF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Business Analyst
1 14 (87.50%) Analyst
2 13 (81.25%) Architect
2 13 (81.25%) Senior Analyst
2 13 (81.25%) Business Architect
2 13 (81.25%) Senior Business Analyst
3 12 (75.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (87.50%) UML
2 14 (87.50%) BPMN
3 13 (81.25%) Waterfall
3 13 (81.25%) Use Case
3 13 (81.25%) Project Management
3 13 (81.25%) Data Modelling
3 13 (81.25%) Scrum
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) Requirements Management
4 12 (75.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Process Management
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) ISEB
1 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared