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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Rank 90 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing ERP 212 158 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.82% 2.33% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 2.90% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 185 135 153
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6315 5451 5652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 83.92% 80.32% 79.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5292 4577 4871
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ERP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ERP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ERP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ERP Salary Trend in the North West

ERP
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

ERP Salary Histogram in the North West

ERP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Manchester +22 116 £37,500 -21.05% 23
Cheshire +5 51 £45,250 +20.66% 3
Merseyside +19 17 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Lancashire -13 15 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Cumbria - 3 £55,000 -
ERP
England

ERP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 129 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 108 (26.02%) SQL
3 106 (25.54%) MS Excel
4 87 (20.96%) CRM
5 86 (20.72%) Windows
5 86 (20.72%) SAP
6 82 (19.76%) Project Management
7 78 (18.80%) Finance
8 77 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
8 77 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
9 73 (17.59%) Degree
9 73 (17.59%) SQL Server
10 64 (15.42%) Oracle
10 64 (15.42%) .NET
10 64 (15.42%) Manufacturing
11 56 (13.49%) HTML
12 53 (12.77%) Dynamics AX
13 52 (12.53%) CSS
14 51 (12.29%) Dynamics NAV
15 44 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (9.64%) PHP
17 38 (9.16%) JavaScript
18 37 (8.92%) SharePoint
19 34 (8.19%) MySQL
19 34 (8.19%) MS Office
19 34 (8.19%) Business Analysis
20 32 (7.71%) Mentoring
21 31 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
21 31 (7.47%) Time Management
21 31 (7.47%) SaaS

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (8.92%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.89%) MS Exchange
3 8 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (1.69%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.45%) Drupal
6 5 (1.20%) CMS
6 5 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.48%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.48%) Apache
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.48%) nginx
7 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (0.24%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.24%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 106 (25.54%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.24%) MS Project
3 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 53 (12.77%) Dynamics AX
2 51 (12.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 23 (5.54%) Oracle ERP
4 20 (4.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 18 (4.34%) SAP Business One
5 18 (4.34%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (3.37%) Sage 200
7 12 (2.89%) Dynamics GP
8 9 (2.17%) Agresso
9 7 (1.69%) SAP AFS
9 7 (1.69%) SAP ERP
9 7 (1.69%) Magento
10 6 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 4 (0.96%) Oracle General Ledger
13 3 (0.72%) SAP SCM
13 3 (0.72%) SAP APO
13 3 (0.72%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.47%) SaaS
2 23 (5.54%) Office 365
3 16 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.72%) PaaS
4 3 (0.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.86%) Internet
2 10 (2.41%) WAN
2 10 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.17%) LAN
3 9 (2.17%) WAAS
4 5 (1.20%) Firewall
5 3 (0.72%) DHCP
5 3 (0.72%) HTTP
5 3 (0.72%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) VPN
6 1 (0.24%) VoIP
6 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (17.59%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.19%) MySQL
3 20 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.10%) Crystal Reports
5 17 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.86%) Big Data
7 15 (3.61%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.93%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (1.20%) DTS
13 4 (0.96%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.48%) MS Access
14 2 (0.48%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 13 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (1.20%) Subversion
3 4 (0.96%) Visual Studio
3 4 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.48%) JIRA
5 2 (0.48%) ERwin
6 1 (0.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.24%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.24%) Sahi
6 1 (0.24%) RSpec
General
1 78 (18.80%) Finance
2 64 (15.42%) Manufacturing
3 29 (6.99%) Retail
4 19 (4.58%) Marketing
5 14 (3.37%) Advertising
6 4 (0.96%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.96%) Back Office
7 3 (0.72%) Banking
7 3 (0.72%) German Language
8 2 (0.48%) French Language
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.24%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 80 (19.28%) Developer
2 61 (14.70%) Analyst
3 51 (12.29%) Consultant
4 35 (8.43%) Architect
5 28 (6.75%) Project Manager
6 27 (6.51%) PHP Developer
7 26 (6.27%) Support Analyst
8 23 (5.54%) Product Manager
9 22 (5.30%) Business Analyst
10 20 (4.82%) Applications Support
11 17 (4.10%) Enterprise Architect
12 13 (3.13%) Junior
13 12 (2.89%) Junior Developer
14 11 (2.65%) IT Project Manager
14 11 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (2.65%) Junior PHP Developer
14 11 (2.65%) ERP Manager
15 10 (2.41%) Software Developer
15 10 (2.41%) Applications Consultant
15 10 (2.41%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.42%) .NET
2 56 (13.49%) HTML
3 52 (12.53%) CSS
4 23 (5.54%) jQuery
5 20 (4.82%) Middleware
6 19 (4.58%) ASP.NET
6 19 (4.58%) XML
7 15 (3.61%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.17%) HTML5
9 8 (1.93%) CSS3
10 7 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (1.45%) LINQ
11 6 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (1.45%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (1.20%) Web Services
13 4 (0.96%) XSL
14 3 (0.72%) EDI
15 2 (0.48%) EDIFACT
15 2 (0.48%) Spring
15 2 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (18.55%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.47%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (6.51%) Open Source
4 16 (3.86%) Management Information System
4 16 (3.86%) FMCG
5 7 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.69%) Life Science
6 6 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.20%) AS400
8 4 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.48%) Replication
9 2 (0.48%) PMI
9 2 (0.48%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.24%) Kindle
10 1 (0.24%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.24%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.24%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 86 (20.72%) Windows
2 9 (2.17%) Linux
3 6 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.48%) UNIX
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (20.96%) CRM
2 82 (19.76%) Project Management
3 77 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (10.60%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (8.19%) Business Analysis
6 32 (7.71%) Mentoring
7 31 (7.47%) Time Management
7 31 (7.47%) Document Management
8 28 (6.75%) ITIL
9 27 (6.51%) Product Management
10 26 (6.27%) PRINCE2
11 25 (6.02%) Change Management
12 23 (5.54%) E-Commerce
13 22 (5.30%) Competitive Intelligence
14 19 (4.58%) Migration
15 16 (3.86%) Logistics
15 16 (3.86%) Scrum
16 15 (3.61%) Data Migration
16 15 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
17 14 (3.37%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 108 (26.02%) SQL
2 40 (9.64%) PHP
3 38 (9.16%) JavaScript
4 26 (6.27%) Java
5 24 (5.78%) C#
6 16 (3.86%) T-SQL
7 15 (3.61%) VB
8 14 (3.37%) VBA
9 10 (2.41%) C++
9 10 (2.41%) C
10 7 (1.69%) VBScript
11 6 (1.45%) X++
12 5 (1.20%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.96%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.24%) Perl
14 1 (0.24%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 73 (17.59%) Degree
2 15 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.41%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.93%) PMP
6 8 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.45%) ACCA
8 5 (1.20%) CIMA
9 3 (0.72%) MCSE
9 3 (0.72%) MCSA
9 3 (0.72%) MCITP
9 3 (0.72%) AAT
10 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.48%) CIPD
11 1 (0.24%) ISEB
11 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.24%) MBA
11 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.37%) QA
1 14 (3.37%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (5.06%) Hyper-V
2 16 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.72%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (3.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 129 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 86 (20.72%) SAP
3 64 (15.42%) Oracle
4 28 (6.75%) Sage
5 19 (4.58%) Pegasus
6 18 (4.34%) Epicor
6 18 (4.34%) Business Objects
7 13 (3.13%) Talend
8 12 (2.89%) SYSPRO
9 11 (2.65%) JD Edwards
10 9 (2.17%) Ipanema Technologies
11 8 (1.93%) CODA
12 7 (1.69%) IBM
12 7 (1.69%) Infor
13 6 (1.45%) VMware
14 4 (0.96%) Hitachi
15 3 (0.72%) PeopleSoft
15 3 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
16 2 (0.48%) Teradata
16 2 (0.48%) Cisco
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + pension, 28 days' holiday, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
North West England
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 Per Annum + £5K Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £38000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Recital Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
MESM
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus scheme.
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £66000 per annum + Pension, Car Allowance
Posted: 8 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + holiday incentives, annual bonuses
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago