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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 8 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing ERP 12 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.38% 4.49% 6.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.75% 7.26% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 19
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
64 234 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 82.05% 61.74% 77.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32 148 200
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

ERP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

ERP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Advertising
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Sage
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) UNIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.14%) User Experience
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) UNIX
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
1 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Privacy
2 1 (7.14%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Sage