The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP 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
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 57 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +11
Permanent jobs citing ERP 3 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.93% 5.77% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 6.64% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
ERP
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
279 226 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.38% 86.92% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 267 217 160
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

ERP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

ERP Salary Trend in Bedford

ERP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

ERP Salary Histogram in Bedford

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
3 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Systems Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Programme Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) CAML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Nintex
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle