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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 34 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing ERP 1 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.44% 2.98% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 3.35% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
211 209 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.14% 88.94% 87.04%
Number of salaries quoted 178 158 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £41,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM