The table below looks at the statistics for ERP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 22 7 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Permanent jobs citing ERP 12 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 6.35% 12.10% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 14.15% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 11
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,850
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.85%
ERP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
172 106 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 91.01% 85.48% 76.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 54 143
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

ERP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

ERP Salary Trend in the Midlands

ERP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ERP across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

ERP Salary Histogram in the Midlands

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 24 (63.16%) SAP
1 24 (63.16%) CRM
2 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 19 (50.00%) Project Management
3 19 (50.00%) Retail
4 17 (44.74%) Change Management
5 16 (42.11%) Manufacturing
5 16 (42.11%) SAP ERP
6 15 (39.47%) SAP HANA
6 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
7 14 (36.84%) Data Centre Operations
7 14 (36.84%) SaaS
7 14 (36.84%) Games
7 14 (36.84%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (36.84%) SAP Certification
8 11 (28.95%) User Experience
9 9 (23.68%) Service Management
10 8 (21.05%) Aerospace
10 8 (21.05%) Back Office
10 8 (21.05%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (21.05%) Lean Manufacturing
10 8 (21.05%) PowerDesigner
10 8 (21.05%) Oracle
11 7 (18.42%) IBM
11 7 (18.42%) Billing
12 5 (13.16%) Finance
12 5 (13.16%) Management Information System

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) CICS
2 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (42.11%) SAP ERP
2 4 (10.53%) SAP MII
2 4 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (10.53%) SAP PP
2 4 (10.53%) SAP QM
3 3 (7.89%) SAP SD
4 2 (5.26%) SAP MM
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (5.26%) SAP Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (2.63%) ResourceLink
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (2.63%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 14 (36.84%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SAP HANA
2 4 (10.53%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.63%) mvBase
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) MaxDB
3 1 (2.63%) OpenQM
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.63%) TestPartner
General
1 19 (50.00%) Retail
2 16 (42.11%) Manufacturing
3 14 (36.84%) Games
4 8 (21.05%) Aerospace
4 8 (21.05%) Back Office
5 7 (18.42%) Billing
6 5 (13.16%) Finance
7 3 (7.89%) Legal
8 2 (5.26%) Marketing
8 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
8 2 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Consultant
2 9 (23.68%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Sales Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Management Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) SAP Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Programme Manager
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Business Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Portfolio Manager
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Cognos Developer
7 1 (2.63%) SAP Test Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (2.63%) ERP Manager
7 1 (2.63%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (36.84%) Data Centre
3 11 (28.95%) User Experience
4 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
5 3 (7.89%) PMI
6 2 (5.26%) EPoS
7 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (63.16%) CRM
2 20 (52.63%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (50.00%) Project Management
4 17 (44.74%) Change Management
5 14 (36.84%) Data Centre Operations
6 9 (23.68%) Service Management
7 8 (21.05%) SAP Implementation
7 8 (21.05%) Lean Manufacturing
8 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (10.53%) Kanban
8 4 (10.53%) CAPA
8 4 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 4 (10.53%) Quality Management
8 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.53%) PLM
8 4 (10.53%) Document Management
9 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) DNA
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) ABAP
3 1 (2.63%) Fortran
3 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.63%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) SAP Certification
2 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.89%) CIMA
2 3 (7.89%) ICAEW
2 3 (7.89%) AAT
3 2 (5.26%) MBA
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.63%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) SAP
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (21.05%) Oracle
5 7 (18.42%) IBM
6 5 (13.16%) Infor
7 4 (10.53%) Sage
7 4 (10.53%) CA
7 4 (10.53%) Epicor
8 3 (7.89%) JD Edwards
8 3 (7.89%) Civica
8 3 (7.89%) LexisNexis
9 2 (5.26%) hybris
9 2 (5.26%) ATG
10 1 (2.63%) jBASE
10 1 (2.63%) Northgate
10 1 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Cognos