The table below looks at the statistics for ERD skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERD over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Entity-Relationship Diagram (ER Diagram)
Rank 221 205 204
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing ERD 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.036% 0.038% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.044% 0.048% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -4.87%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +21.95%
ERD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4501 4130 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.92% 78.20% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3791 3498 3071
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ERD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ERD across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ERD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ERD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ERD across the West Midlands region.

ERD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ERD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
(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
Birmingham - 2 £50,000 -
ERD
England

ERD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

ERD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Legal Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Documentation Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle