The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 43 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing ERP 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% 1.59% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.95% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £47,500 £57,250 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.03% +179.26%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
ERP
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 205 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.48% 81.67% 63.59%
Number of salaries quoted 143 155 98
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,715
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ERP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

ERP Salary Trend in Chester

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (28.57%) French Language
3 2 (28.57%) German Language
3 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
4 1 (14.29%) Portuguese Language

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (28.57%) French Language
3 2 (28.57%) German Language
3 2 (28.57%) Spanish Language
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
4 1 (14.29%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PMP
2 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ACCA
2 1 (14.29%) MBA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) IBM