The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 85 93 69
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing ERP 11 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.10% 0.19% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.23% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
ERP
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 866 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.35% 80.93% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 687 745 552
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ERP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

ERP Salary Trend in Kent

ERP
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ERP Salary Histogram in Kent

ERP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £63,500 -
ERP
South East

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (48.15%) Project Management
2 12 (44.44%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) Cognos
2 12 (44.44%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) IBM
4 10 (37.04%) Lotus
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (37.04%) Lotus Domino
4 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) ODBC
4 10 (37.04%) Mathematics
4 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
4 10 (37.04%) LotusScript
4 10 (37.04%) Formula Language
4 10 (37.04%) IBM Connections
4 10 (37.04%) XPages
5 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 8 (29.63%) SAP
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 7 (25.93%) CRM
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (18.52%) Document Management
9 5 (18.52%) SAP ERP
9 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (11.11%) .NET

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (37.04%) Lotus Domino
1 10 (37.04%) IBM Connections
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (18.52%) SAP ERP
2 2 (7.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) TestDirector
1 2 (7.41%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (7.41%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Support Specialist
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (14.81%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Domino Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Process Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.70%) IFS Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
1 10 (37.04%) ODBC
1 10 (37.04%) XPages
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) XML
3 2 (7.41%) XML Messaging
4 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.70%) EDI
4 1 (3.70%) EDIFACT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Mathematics
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) AS400
4 1 (3.70%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Project Management
2 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Document Management
3 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Logistics
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) BPR
5 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Stress Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 10 (37.04%) LotusScript
2 10 (37.04%) Formula Language
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (3.70%) RPG IV
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) HNC
3 1 (3.70%) HND
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Cognos
2 11 (40.74%) IBM
3 10 (37.04%) Lotus
4 8 (29.63%) SAP
5 6 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (7.41%) JD Edwards
7 1 (3.70%) SolidWorks
7 1 (3.70%) Cadence
7 1 (3.70%) EMC