The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 38 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing ERP 5 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.88% 2.33% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 2.91% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £63,750 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.49% +210.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £47,250 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £25,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 206 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 78.20% 79.84% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 142 146 104
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
ERP
Cheshire

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ERP Salary Histogram in Chester

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (25.00%) French Language
3 2 (25.00%) German Language
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Italian Language
4 1 (12.50%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (12.50%) QlikView
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) QlikView
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (25.00%) French Language
3 2 (25.00%) German Language
4 1 (12.50%) Italian Language
4 1 (12.50%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Data Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MBA
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ACCA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Epicor
3 1 (12.50%) IBM