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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 26 33 61
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +28
Permanent jobs citing ERP 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.14% 3.81% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 4.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £28,750 £33,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.17% -46.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,926 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
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
143 176 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.71% 83.81% 88.28%
Number of salaries quoted 109 109 261
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £45,000 £48,000
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 15 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Trainer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Sage