Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 108 88
Rank change year-on-year +34 -20 +47
Permanent jobs citing ERP 81 70 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.15% 2.30% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 2.55% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 48
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +27.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,250 £26,175
90th Percentile £78,500 £73,000 £65,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%

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 2,395 2,749 2,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.12% 90.49% 89.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,822 2,073 1,725
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +13 25 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Crewe +18 15 £42,500 -45.16% 2
Widnes - 9 £27,000 -
Chester +5 5 £40,000 +23.08% 3
Ellesmere Port - 3 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £80,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 £34,000 - 3
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
Northwich - 1 £60,000 -
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (37.04%) Finance
3 27 (33.33%) Project Management
4 19 (23.46%) CRM
5 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
5 17 (20.99%) Waterfall
6 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
7 13 (16.05%) SQL
7 13 (16.05%) Oracle
8 12 (14.81%) SAP
9 11 (13.58%) Windows
9 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
9 11 (13.58%) Coaching
9 11 (13.58%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (12.35%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (12.35%) Dynamics AX
10 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
11 9 (11.11%) Middleware
11 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
12 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (9.88%) Degree
12 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
13 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
13 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
13 7 (8.64%) Artificial Intelligence
13 7 (8.64%) Marketing

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 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) CMS
2 2 (2.47%) IIS
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (6.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle Financials
4 4 (4.94%) NetSuite
5 3 (3.70%) Epicor Tropos
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.23%) SAP Business One
6 1 (1.23%) SAP CO
6 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.23%) SAP FI
6 1 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Dynamics 365
2 5 (6.17%) Office 365
3 2 (2.47%) PaaS
3 2 (2.47%) SaaS
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Unified Communications
2 5 (6.17%) Firewall
2 5 (6.17%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) SMTP
2 5 (6.17%) SNMP
2 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Rational Rose
2 3 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 30 (37.04%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.64%) Marketing
4 4 (4.94%) Billing
5 3 (3.70%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Retail
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
7 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) Consultant
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) Developer
4 10 (12.35%) ERP Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) IT Manager
6 8 (9.88%) ERP Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) SQL Support Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Administrator
7 7 (8.64%) IT Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (8.64%) Systems Analyst
7 7 (8.64%) Technology Consultant
8 6 (7.41%) Head of IT
8 6 (7.41%) Head of Projects
8 6 (7.41%) IT Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) IT Support
9 5 (6.17%) IT Support Specialist
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) Middleware
2 6 (7.41%) .NET
2 6 (7.41%) REST
2 6 (7.41%) SOAP
2 6 (7.41%) Web Services
3 3 (3.70%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.47%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.23%) HTML
5 1 (1.23%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.23%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.94%) Replication
3 3 (3.70%) FMCG
3 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.58%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (33.33%) Project Management
3 19 (23.46%) CRM
4 17 (20.99%) Waterfall
5 14 (17.28%) Business Analysis
6 11 (13.58%) Coaching
6 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (8.64%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (8.64%) Change Management
9 7 (8.64%) Matrix Organization
9 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.41%) Business Process Modelling
10 6 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
10 6 (7.41%) Logistics
10 6 (7.41%) TOGAF
10 6 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.05%) SQL
2 6 (7.41%) Java
3 4 (4.94%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.70%) C
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) X++
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.70%) PMP
4 2 (2.47%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ACCA
5 1 (1.23%) CIMA
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) PMO
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.05%) Oracle
3 12 (14.81%) SAP
4 6 (7.41%) Casewise
5 5 (6.17%) Sage
6 3 (3.70%) Cognos
6 3 (3.70%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.23%) Infor
7 1 (1.23%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.23%) Pegasus