The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 6 10 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +18
Permanent jobs citing ERP 6 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.14% 9.38% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.69% 11.84% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 9
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £37,750 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
ERP
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 76 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 82.86% 79.17% 65.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 49 154
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

ERP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

ERP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ERP 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 ERP.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Migration
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
4 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
5 4 (36.36%) Essbase
5 4 (36.36%) Cognos
5 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) MS Office
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Hyperion
5 4 (36.36%) System Testing
5 4 (36.36%) User Stories
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) Hyperion Smart View
5 4 (36.36%) Anaplan
5 4 (36.36%) Presales
5 4 (36.36%) HFM
5 4 (36.36%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (36.36%) SAP BPC

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing ERP 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 ERP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (36.36%) HFM
1 4 (36.36%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (36.36%) SAP BPC
2 3 (27.27%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (9.09%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (9.09%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (9.09%) SAP MM
3 1 (9.09%) SAP SCM
3 1 (9.09%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (36.36%) Essbase
3 4 (36.36%) Hyperion Smart View
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Hyperion Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
5 1 (9.09%) IFS Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (36.36%) Presales
3 4 (36.36%) System Testing
3 4 (36.36%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 4 (36.36%) Anaplan
3 4 (36.36%) Cognos
3 4 (36.36%) Hyperion
4 1 (9.09%) IFS
4 1 (9.09%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (9.09%) OpenText
4 1 (9.09%) Pegasus
4 1 (9.09%) Sun