Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 111 92
Rank change year-on-year +23 -19 +26
Permanent jobs citing ERP 82 56 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.98% 1.98% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 2.20% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 73 38 46
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +21.92% -14.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,500 £63,500 £65,138
North West median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -2.94% +20.00%

ERP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,571 2,547 1,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.46% 90.13% 88.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,930 1,915 1,626
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Cheshire

ERP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for ERP in Cheshire

ERP
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for ERP in Cheshire

ERP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +21 26 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Crewe +15 14 £45,000 -41.94% 1
Chester -1 10 £37,125 +14.23% 4
Ellesmere Port - 3 £35,000 - 2
Nantwich - 2 £50,000 - 2
Knutsford +4 1 £38,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 £34,000 - 1
Northwich - 1 £60,000 - 1
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 30 (36.59%) Project Management
3 26 (31.71%) Oracle
4 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
5 22 (26.83%) SQL
6 17 (20.73%) Dynamics AX
7 16 (19.51%) CRM
8 14 (17.07%) Dynamics 365
9 13 (15.85%) SAP
10 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (13.41%) Waterfall
10 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (12.20%) DevOps
11 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
11 10 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
11 10 (12.20%) Oracle ERP
12 9 (10.98%) Change Management
12 9 (10.98%) Java
12 9 (10.98%) Middleware
12 9 (10.98%) Coaching
13 8 (9.76%) TOGAF
13 8 (9.76%) Data Analysis
13 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (9.76%) Marketing
13 8 (9.76%) Degree
13 8 (9.76%) NetSuite
13 8 (9.76%) .NET
14 7 (8.54%) Manufacturing

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.88%) CMS
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (20.73%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (9.76%) NetSuite
4 6 (7.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (3.66%) Epicor Tropos
7 2 (2.44%) BPCS
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (2.44%) SAP S/4HANA
8 1 (1.22%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (1.22%) Infor LN
8 1 (1.22%) Lawson
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle ASCP
8 1 (1.22%) Sage 200
8 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (1.22%) SAP Business One
8 1 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.32%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.10%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.22%) Power BI
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Rational Rose
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.66%) Subversion
2 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 30 (36.59%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Marketing
3 7 (8.54%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 6 (7.32%) Retail
5 3 (3.66%) Billing
5 3 (3.66%) Games
6 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Consultant
3 12 (14.63%) Developer
4 9 (10.98%) ERP Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Administrator
5 8 (9.76%) Business Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) ERP Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.54%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) IT Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) IT Manager
6 7 (8.54%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.54%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (8.54%) Technology Consultant
7 6 (7.32%) IT Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Head of Projects
9 4 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (4.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Middleware
2 8 (9.76%) .NET
3 6 (7.32%) REST
3 6 (7.32%) SOAP
3 6 (7.32%) Web Services
4 2 (2.44%) HTML
4 2 (2.44%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.44%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (2.44%) XML
5 1 (1.22%) Mason
5 1 (1.22%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) FMCG
2 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.44%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (36.59%) Project Management
3 16 (19.51%) CRM
4 11 (13.41%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (13.41%) Waterfall
5 10 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 10 (12.20%) DevOps
6 9 (10.98%) Change Management
6 9 (10.98%) Coaching
7 8 (9.76%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (9.76%) TOGAF
8 7 (8.54%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (8.54%) Project Planning
8 7 (8.54%) Scrum
9 6 (7.32%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.32%) Information Architecture
9 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.32%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) Java
3 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
3 4 (4.88%) X++
4 3 (3.66%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.44%) VB
6 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) ISEB
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.44%) PMP
2 2 (2.44%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.22%) ACCA
3 1 (1.22%) CIMA
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) PMO
2 4 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) Ansible
1 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (31.71%) Oracle
2 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.85%) SAP
4 7 (8.54%) Sage
5 6 (7.32%) Casewise
6 4 (4.88%) Infor
6 4 (4.88%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.44%) Baan
7 2 (2.44%) Cognos
7 2 (2.44%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.44%) Talend
8 1 (1.22%) Epicor
8 1 (1.22%) IFS
8 1 (1.22%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.22%) SYSPRO