Period
to 16 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 128 165 161
Rank change year-on-year +37 -4 -14
Permanent jobs citing ERP 2,988 930 2,948
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.73% 2.11% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.26% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,357 694 2,330
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% +2.38% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -2.86%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 103,297 41,083 117,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.31% 93.22% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 69,347 34,576 94,676
10th Percentile £32,750 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing ERP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in England

ERP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ERP in England.

Salary trend for ERP in England

ERP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing ERP in England over the 6 months to 16 October 2021.

Salary histogram for ERP in England

ERP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the England region over the 6 months to 16 October 2021. 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
London -17 854 £67,500 +3.85% 130
North of England +86 672 £47,500 +5.56% 123
Midlands +53 536 £52,500 +16.67% 93
South East -12 496 £52,500 -4.55% 88
West Midlands +41 372 £55,000 +4.76% 64
Yorkshire +65 328 £45,000 - 36
North West +52 324 £52,500 - 61
South West -10 174 £46,923 +4.27% 37
East of England -11 173 £50,000 +11.11% 43
East Midlands +22 153 £44,250 +10.63% 28
North East -19 20 £52,500 +19.32% 26
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2021, 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 England region with a requirement for ERP.

1 1,053 (35.24%) Finance
2 884 (29.59%) Social Skills
3 754 (25.23%) Microsoft
4 698 (23.36%) SAP
5 678 (22.69%) Oracle
6 626 (20.95%) SQL
7 601 (20.11%) Project Management
8 473 (15.83%) Manufacturing
9 470 (15.73%) CRM
10 465 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
11 461 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
12 374 (12.52%) SaaS
13 363 (12.15%) Dynamics 365
14 344 (11.51%) Migration
15 319 (10.68%) Retail
16 310 (10.37%) Degree
16 310 (10.37%) NetSuite
17 307 (10.27%) SQL Server
18 306 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
19 305 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
20 297 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
21 293 (9.81%) Project Delivery
22 275 (9.20%) Azure
23 273 (9.14%) E-Commerce
24 263 (8.80%) Oracle ERP
25 244 (8.17%) Power Platform
26 243 (8.13%) PRINCE2
27 228 (7.63%) JavaScript
28 223 (7.46%) JD Edwards
29 222 (7.43%) Power BI

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 129 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 35 (1.17%) IIS
3 31 (1.04%) CMS
4 22 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
4 22 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
5 16 (0.54%) EPiServer
5 16 (0.54%) SAS
6 15 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (0.47%) Kentico
8 13 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (0.37%) MS Exchange
10 10 (0.33%) Confluence
10 10 (0.33%) OpenEdge
11 6 (0.20%) NetWeaver
11 6 (0.20%) SugarCRM
11 6 (0.20%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.17%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.17%) Headless CMS
13 4 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 204 (6.83%) Microsoft Office
2 201 (6.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 114 (3.82%) Microsoft Project
4 69 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 66 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.67%) Oracle Smart View
8 3 (0.10%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.067%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.067%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.067%) Snagit
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.033%) InDesign
10 1 (0.033%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.033%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 310 (10.37%) NetSuite
2 263 (8.80%) Oracle ERP
3 195 (6.53%) Dynamics AX
4 142 (4.75%) SAP ERP
5 138 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
6 127 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 115 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
8 109 (3.65%) Dynamics NAV
9 92 (3.08%) SAP S/4HANA
10 89 (2.98%) SAP Business One
11 84 (2.81%) Oracle Payables
12 77 (2.58%) Oracle Receivables
13 61 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
14 53 (1.77%) SAP MM
15 43 (1.44%) Oracle Assets
16 42 (1.41%) SAP APO
17 36 (1.20%) Oracle Cash Management
17 36 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
18 34 (1.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
19 30 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 374 (12.52%) SaaS
2 363 (12.15%) Dynamics 365
3 275 (9.20%) Azure
4 244 (8.17%) Power Platform
5 188 (6.29%) Microsoft 365
6 113 (3.78%) AWS
7 70 (2.34%) PowerApps
8 59 (1.97%) PaaS
9 56 (1.87%) Power Automate
10 45 (1.51%) IaaS
11 32 (1.07%) Azure Service Bus
12 28 (0.94%) Azure Logic Apps
13 27 (0.90%) Serverless
14 22 (0.74%) GCP
15 20 (0.67%) Boomi
16 19 (0.64%) Azure Functions
17 18 (0.60%) GitHub
18 15 (0.50%) Collibra
19 14 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
20 12 (0.40%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.41%) Firewall
2 33 (1.10%) DNS
3 30 (1.00%) DHCP
4 27 (0.90%) Network Security
4 27 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
5 26 (0.87%) VPN
6 22 (0.74%) HTTP
7 21 (0.70%) Internet
8 19 (0.64%) Wireless
9 14 (0.47%) Intranet
10 11 (0.37%) VoIP
11 9 (0.30%) TCP/IP
12 7 (0.23%) WAN
13 5 (0.17%) LAN
13 5 (0.17%) SAN
14 4 (0.13%) MPLS
15 3 (0.10%) SMS
16 2 (0.067%) SD-WAN
16 2 (0.067%) Wireless Security
16 2 (0.067%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 222 (7.43%) Power BI
3 143 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
4 106 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 93 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
6 81 (2.71%) Tableau
7 74 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
8 73 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 60 (2.01%) MySQL
10 56 (1.87%) Relational Database
11 50 (1.67%) Data Lake
12 44 (1.47%) BusinessObjects
13 39 (1.31%) Big Data
13 39 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 37 (1.24%) QlikView
14 37 (1.24%) SAP HANA
15 34 (1.14%) NoSQL
16 23 (0.77%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 23 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
17 22 (0.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 81 (2.71%) JIRA
2 78 (2.61%) Git (software)
3 55 (1.84%) Visual Studio
4 20 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
5 15 (0.50%) Bitbucket
6 14 (0.47%) MorphX
6 14 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
7 13 (0.44%) Selenium
8 11 (0.37%) Visual Studio Code
9 10 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 10 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (0.30%) JUnit
10 9 (0.30%) TestNG
11 8 (0.27%) Mocha
12 7 (0.23%) Bundler
12 7 (0.23%) Postman
12 7 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (0.23%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.20%) Jasmine
General
1 1,053 (35.24%) Finance
2 884 (29.59%) Social Skills
3 473 (15.83%) Manufacturing
4 319 (10.68%) Retail
5 297 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
6 184 (6.16%) Marketing
7 178 (5.96%) Law
8 106 (3.55%) Presentation Skills
9 100 (3.35%) Public Sector
10 83 (2.78%) Influencing Skills
11 80 (2.68%) General Ledger
12 75 (2.51%) Billing
13 72 (2.41%) Back Office
14 58 (1.94%) Organisational Skills
15 54 (1.81%) Legal
15 54 (1.81%) Telecoms
16 52 (1.74%) Documentation Skills
17 46 (1.54%) Electronics
18 41 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
19 40 (1.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 622 (20.82%) Analyst
2 399 (13.35%) Consultant
3 356 (11.91%) Developer
4 306 (10.24%) Project Manager
5 241 (8.07%) Business Analyst
6 228 (7.63%) Architect
7 183 (6.12%) ERP Manager
8 180 (6.02%) IT Manager
9 130 (4.35%) ERP Project Manager
10 121 (4.05%) ERP Analyst
11 114 (3.82%) Solutions Architect
12 112 (3.75%) Administrator
13 111 (3.71%) Oracle Consultant
14 100 (3.35%) Systems Manager
15 94 (3.15%) Systems Analyst
16 90 (3.01%) Support Analyst
17 89 (2.98%) Applications Support
17 89 (2.98%) Senior Manager
18 87 (2.91%) SAP Analyst
19 78 (2.61%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (7.33%) .NET
2 181 (6.06%) Web Services
3 169 (5.66%) EDI
4 159 (5.32%) HTML
5 145 (4.85%) CSS
6 138 (4.62%) XML
7 91 (3.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 91 (3.05%) REST
8 70 (2.34%) SOAP
9 66 (2.21%) Middleware
10 56 (1.87%) AngularJS
11 49 (1.64%) ASP.NET
12 48 (1.61%) COM
13 46 (1.54%) HTML5
13 46 (1.54%) JSON
13 46 (1.54%) XSLT
14 44 (1.47%) jQuery
15 42 (1.41%) React
16 40 (1.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 31 (1.04%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 196 (6.56%) Management Information System
2 146 (4.89%) Self-Motivation
3 85 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
4 79 (2.64%) Driving Licence
4 79 (2.64%) Legacy Systems
5 69 (2.31%) FMCG
6 62 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
7 61 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 49 (1.64%) User Experience
9 38 (1.27%) Life Science
10 36 (1.20%) Virtual Team
11 32 (1.07%) iSeries
12 31 (1.04%) AS400
13 29 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
14 24 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
15 23 (0.77%) EPoS
16 22 (0.74%) Algorithms
17 21 (0.70%) Reinsurance
18 20 (0.67%) PMI
19 18 (0.60%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 185 (6.19%) Windows
2 88 (2.95%) Windows Server
3 65 (2.18%) Linux
4 43 (1.44%) Windows 10
5 30 (1.00%) Windows Server 2019
6 28 (0.94%) Apple iOS
7 27 (0.90%) Android
8 23 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (0.74%) Unix
9 22 (0.74%) Windows XP
10 20 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (0.60%) Debian
11 18 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.30%) Windows Server 2016
13 5 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.17%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.10%) VMS
15 2 (0.067%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.067%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.067%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (20.11%) Project Management
2 470 (15.73%) CRM
3 465 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
4 461 (15.43%) Business Intelligence
5 344 (11.51%) Migration
6 306 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
7 305 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 293 (9.81%) Project Delivery
9 273 (9.14%) E-Commerce
10 243 (8.13%) PRINCE2
11 211 (7.06%) Requirements Gathering
12 203 (6.79%) Data Migration
13 199 (6.66%) Presales
14 198 (6.63%) Business Analysis
15 188 (6.29%) Change Management
16 183 (6.12%) DevOps
17 181 (6.06%) Analytics
18 180 (6.02%) Logistics
19 173 (5.79%) ITIL
20 145 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 626 (20.95%) SQL
2 228 (7.63%) JavaScript
3 172 (5.76%) C#
4 139 (4.65%) Java
5 89 (2.98%) PHP
6 74 (2.48%) Python
7 53 (1.77%) VB
8 44 (1.47%) C
9 43 (1.44%) T-SQL
10 39 (1.31%) XPath
11 36 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 36 (1.20%) RPG
12 31 (1.04%) RPG IV
12 31 (1.04%) RPG/400
13 30 (1.00%) PL/SQL
14 27 (0.90%) Shell Script
14 27 (0.90%) X++
15 26 (0.87%) VBA
16 24 (0.80%) COBOL
17 20 (0.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 310 (10.37%) Degree
2 139 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 127 (4.25%) Oracle Certification
4 58 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 58 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 44 (1.47%) Computer Science Degree
6 39 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 33 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 31 (1.04%) ACCA
8 31 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 30 (1.00%) PMP
10 28 (0.94%) CIMA
11 20 (0.67%) AAT
12 17 (0.57%) MBA
13 14 (0.47%) ISEB
14 13 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (0.40%) Master's Degree
15 12 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
16 11 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (0.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (4.18%) QA
2 68 (2.28%) SLA
3 58 (1.94%) GDPR
4 54 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 53 (1.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 47 (1.57%) PMO
7 24 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
8 23 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (0.50%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.27%) Accessibility
11 6 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 6 (0.20%) GAAP
11 6 (0.20%) GRC
12 5 (0.17%) COBIT
12 5 (0.17%) NIST
13 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 3 (0.10%) ISO 9001
15 2 (0.067%) IFRS
15 2 (0.067%) NCSC
16 1 (0.033%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 78 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 50 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 49 (1.64%) Docker
4 46 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.60%) KVM
6 6 (0.20%) Ceph
7 4 (0.13%) BitLocker
7 4 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.10%) XenApp
8 3 (0.10%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.067%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.033%) Firmware
10 1 (0.033%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.033%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.033%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (1.14%) Kubernetes
2 18 (0.60%) Rancher
3 13 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (0.33%) SCCM
4 10 (0.33%) vRealize
5 8 (0.27%) SCOM
6 6 (0.20%) Galera Cluster
7 3 (0.10%) Terraform
8 2 (0.067%) Control-M
9 1 (0.033%) Ansible
9 1 (0.033%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.033%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.033%) Nessus
9 1 (0.033%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.033%) WSUS
Vendors
1 754 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 698 (23.36%) SAP
3 678 (22.69%) Oracle
4 223 (7.46%) JD Edwards
5 142 (4.75%) Salesforce.com
6 107 (3.58%) Sage
7 72 (2.41%) Workday
8 69 (2.31%) IFS
9 53 (1.77%) VMware
10 51 (1.71%) Infor
11 46 (1.54%) Hyperion
12 42 (1.41%) Google
13 39 (1.31%) PeopleSoft
14 33 (1.10%) Cognos
15 27 (0.90%) Epicor
16 25 (0.84%) Veeam
17 20 (0.67%) Acronis
17 20 (0.67%) IBM
17 20 (0.67%) MAPICS
18 18 (0.60%) MuleSoft