The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 54 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing ERP 12 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.40% 2.54% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 3.11% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Average salary £30,000 £24,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% -42.35%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
ERP
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
430 386 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 85.83% 81.78% 74.10%
Number of salaries quoted 372 321 301
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ERP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

ERP Salary Trend in Lancashire

ERP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ERP Salary Histogram in Lancashire

ERP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Blackpool -3 1 - -
Preston -11 1 £35,000 -12.50%
ERP
North West

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Project Management
3 9 (34.62%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (34.62%) SAP
3 9 (34.62%) Epicor
3 9 (34.62%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (34.62%) GAP Analysis
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (34.62%) User Stories
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
4 5 (19.23%) Finance
4 5 (19.23%) Life Science
4 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
5 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (11.54%) Logistics
6 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.69%) CRM

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PP-PI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (34.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Software Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) IFS Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior ABAP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Data Quality Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) ABAP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SAP PM Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) SAP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Life Science
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Project Management
2 9 (34.62%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (34.62%) User Stories
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
4 3 (11.54%) Logistics
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
6 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.85%) Workflow
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) T-SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) ABAP
4 1 (3.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) SAP
1 9 (34.62%) Epicor
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle