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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 35 70 35
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -35
Permanent jobs citing ERP 9 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.20% 0.44% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 0.54% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 16
Average salary £32,500 £31,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.36% -25.29%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -
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
238 373 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.70% 81.98% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 185 350 228
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) SAP Business One
2 5 (35.71%) VB
2 5 (35.71%) CCNA
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) MCSE
3 4 (28.57%) RUP
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) FMCG
6 1 (7.14%) V-Model
6 1 (7.14%) SaaS
6 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) B2B

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) UML
2 4 (28.57%) RUP
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (7.14%) B2B
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) V-Model
5 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
1 5 (35.71%) CCNA
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle