Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 133 145
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 +4
Permanent jobs citing ERP 4,388 4,120 4,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.69% 2.50% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.79% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,500 3,374 3,944
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,375 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 146,535 147,560 175,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.54% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 119,840 122,505 147,346
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £27,804
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in England

ERP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for ERP in England

ERP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in England over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 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
London +10 1,320 £60,000 - 158
South East +20 843 £48,000 +1.05% 120
North of England -13 781 £44,500 +4.71% 132
Midlands +14 652 £47,500 +11.76% 116
West Midlands +8 432 £50,000 +11.11% 76
North West -14 410 £47,500 +5.56% 72
East of England +45 371 £47,500 - 71
Yorkshire -18 295 £39,900 -0.25% 47
South West -20 276 £42,500 - 29
East Midlands +45 214 £45,000 +20.00% 40
North East -6 76 £42,500 +11.84% 13
South Coast - 3 £100,000 -
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 England region with a requirement for ERP.

1 1,568 (35.73%) Finance
2 1,401 (31.93%) SAP
3 1,098 (25.02%) Microsoft
4 1,084 (24.70%) Oracle
5 1,039 (23.68%) SQL
6 997 (22.72%) CRM
7 757 (17.25%) Dynamics AX
8 701 (15.98%) Manufacturing
9 680 (15.50%) Project Management
10 667 (15.20%) Advertising
11 642 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
12 633 (14.43%) Sage
13 538 (12.26%) NetSuite
14 527 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
15 511 (11.65%) Retail
16 462 (10.53%) Degree
17 447 (10.19%) Infor
18 441 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
19 411 (9.37%) Epicor
20 396 (9.02%) SQL Server
21 377 (8.59%) E-Commerce
22 369 (8.41%) JD Edwards
23 361 (8.23%) Dynamics 365
24 341 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
25 338 (7.70%) C#
26 294 (6.70%) Windows
27 293 (6.68%) .NET
28 287 (6.54%) SAP ERP
29 285 (6.49%) Logistics
30 282 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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
1 110 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 64 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 54 (1.23%) Confluence
4 38 (0.87%) CMS
5 23 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 22 (0.50%) MS Exchange
6 22 (0.50%) Tomcat
7 21 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
8 18 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
9 17 (0.39%) IIS
10 16 (0.36%) Liferay
11 15 (0.34%) Apache
12 13 (0.30%) Apache Solr
12 13 (0.30%) SAS
13 12 (0.27%) JBoss
13 12 (0.27%) NetWeaver
14 10 (0.23%) GlassFish
14 10 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (0.21%) OpenEdge
16 7 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 163 (3.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 160 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
4 39 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (0.27%) SPSS
7 4 (0.091%) Adobe Captivate
7 4 (0.091%) Camtasia
7 4 (0.091%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.068%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.046%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.023%) Mingle
10 1 (0.023%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 757 (17.25%) Dynamics AX
2 538 (12.26%) NetSuite
3 287 (6.54%) SAP ERP
4 268 (6.11%) Dynamics CRM
5 215 (4.90%) Dynamics NAV
6 188 (4.28%) SAP Business One
7 169 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
8 157 (3.58%) Oracle ERP
9 150 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
9 150 (3.42%) Sage X3
10 105 (2.39%) Unit4 Business World
11 88 (2.01%) SAP S/4HANA
12 85 (1.94%) Sage 200
13 66 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
14 59 (1.34%) SAP FI
15 52 (1.19%) SAP APO
16 50 (1.14%) Dynamics GP
17 48 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
18 43 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
18 43 (0.98%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 361 (8.23%) Dynamics 365
2 266 (6.06%) SaaS
3 117 (2.67%) Office 365
4 111 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 81 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
6 62 (1.41%) PaaS
7 59 (1.34%) FinancialForce
8 55 (1.25%) IaaS
9 27 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
10 15 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
11 14 (0.32%) Boomi
12 12 (0.27%) Taleo
13 11 (0.25%) Basecamp
14 10 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
15 8 (0.18%) GitHub
15 8 (0.18%) Google Analytics
16 6 (0.14%) Oracle CX
17 5 (0.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
17 5 (0.11%) G Suite
18 3 (0.068%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (1.19%) Internet
2 46 (1.05%) VPN
3 38 (0.87%) Firewall
4 37 (0.84%) WAN
5 34 (0.77%) TCP/IP
6 28 (0.64%) LAN
7 24 (0.55%) SMS
8 21 (0.48%) DNS
9 20 (0.46%) SAN
10 19 (0.43%) DHCP
11 17 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (0.32%) HTTP
13 11 (0.25%) Intranet
14 10 (0.23%) AMQP
15 9 (0.21%) iSCSI
15 9 (0.21%) Skype
16 8 (0.18%) FTP
16 8 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
16 8 (0.18%) VLAN
17 7 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 396 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 282 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 227 (5.17%) Crystal Reports
4 154 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 106 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 105 (2.39%) Oracle Database
7 98 (2.23%) SAP HANA
8 97 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 89 (2.03%) Power BI
10 79 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
11 68 (1.55%) QlikView
12 66 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
13 49 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
13 49 (1.12%) Relational Database
14 42 (0.96%) MySQL
15 34 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
16 33 (0.75%) Big Data
17 32 (0.73%) OLAP
17 32 (0.73%) SAP BW
18 31 (0.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 85 (1.94%) JIRA
2 41 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (0.84%) Visual Studio
4 31 (0.71%) Git (software)
5 27 (0.62%) Jenkins
6 24 (0.55%) Selenium
7 21 (0.48%) Maven
7 21 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
8 19 (0.43%) Eclipse
8 19 (0.43%) Subversion
9 15 (0.34%) LSMW
10 14 (0.32%) MorphX
11 13 (0.30%) JUnit
12 10 (0.23%) LoadRunner
12 10 (0.23%) PROIV
13 9 (0.21%) Toad
14 8 (0.18%) TeamCity
14 8 (0.18%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.16%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.16%) Mocha
General
1 1,568 (35.73%) Finance
2 701 (15.98%) Manufacturing
3 667 (15.20%) Advertising
4 511 (11.65%) Retail
5 209 (4.76%) Marketing
6 88 (2.01%) Telecoms
7 67 (1.53%) Billing
8 65 (1.48%) Back Office
9 63 (1.44%) Legal
10 49 (1.12%) Banking
11 39 (0.89%) General Ledger
12 38 (0.87%) French Language
13 37 (0.84%) Law
14 29 (0.66%) Automotive
15 25 (0.57%) German Language
16 23 (0.52%) Games
17 20 (0.46%) Electronics
18 17 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
19 15 (0.34%) Publishing
20 13 (0.30%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 877 (19.99%) Consultant
2 855 (19.48%) Analyst
3 440 (10.03%) Developer
4 357 (8.14%) Project Manager
5 340 (7.75%) Business Analyst
6 316 (7.20%) ERP Manager
7 306 (6.97%) Architect
8 195 (4.44%) Support Analyst
9 179 (4.08%) Applications Support
10 177 (4.03%) IT Manager
11 169 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
12 162 (3.69%) Solutions Architect
13 157 (3.58%) ERP Consultant
14 149 (3.40%) ERP Analyst
15 138 (3.14%) Administrator
16 137 (3.12%) Dynamics AX Consultant
17 126 (2.87%) ERP Project Manager
18 112 (2.55%) ERP Support
19 108 (2.46%) SAP Analyst
20 106 (2.42%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (6.68%) .NET
2 163 (3.71%) HTML
3 125 (2.85%) CSS
4 118 (2.69%) Middleware
4 118 (2.69%) XML
5 91 (2.07%) EDI
6 89 (2.03%) Web Services
7 82 (1.87%) ASP.NET
8 76 (1.73%) AngularJS
9 71 (1.62%) Oracle Fusion
10 61 (1.39%) jQuery
11 53 (1.21%) Spring
12 52 (1.19%) HTML5
13 44 (1.00%) J2EE
14 40 (0.91%) REST
15 39 (0.89%) Ajax
16 37 (0.84%) SOAP
17 36 (0.82%) Node.js
17 36 (0.82%) RESTful
18 24 (0.55%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 441 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (3.99%) Management Information System
3 132 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
4 127 (2.89%) Computer Science
5 106 (2.42%) FMCG
6 95 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
7 63 (1.44%) User Experience
8 53 (1.21%) Driving Licence
9 46 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 40 (0.91%) Data Centre
11 31 (0.71%) NHS
12 30 (0.68%) Virtual Team
13 28 (0.64%) EPoS
14 24 (0.55%) Life Science
15 23 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
16 19 (0.43%) Social Media
17 18 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
18 16 (0.36%) Fintech
18 16 (0.36%) Replication
19 15 (0.34%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 294 (6.70%) Windows
2 156 (3.56%) Windows Server
3 123 (2.80%) Linux
4 76 (1.73%) Unix
5 54 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (0.75%) Windows 10
8 27 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 25 (0.57%) Android
10 23 (0.52%) Apple iOS
11 21 (0.48%) Solaris
12 14 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.25%) HPUX
14 9 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 7 (0.16%) VMS
15 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.14%) AIX
17 5 (0.11%) CentOS
17 5 (0.11%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 997 (22.72%) CRM
2 680 (15.50%) Project Management
3 642 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 527 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
5 377 (8.59%) E-Commerce
6 341 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 285 (6.49%) Logistics
8 271 (6.18%) ITIL
9 262 (5.97%) PRINCE2
10 250 (5.70%) Business Analysis
11 223 (5.08%) Change Management
12 202 (4.60%) Analytics
13 189 (4.31%) Business Development
14 187 (4.26%) Presales
15 181 (4.12%) IT Strategy
15 181 (4.12%) Migration
16 174 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
17 169 (3.85%) Coaching
18 149 (3.40%) Mentoring
18 149 (3.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1,039 (23.68%) SQL
2 338 (7.70%) C#
3 241 (5.49%) Java
4 227 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 118 (2.69%) T-SQL
5 118 (2.69%) X++
6 112 (2.55%) PL/SQL
7 98 (2.23%) C++
8 73 (1.66%) PHP
8 73 (1.66%) VBA
9 62 (1.41%) ABAP
10 61 (1.39%) C
11 55 (1.25%) VB.NET
12 50 (1.14%) VB
13 37 (0.84%) Python
14 24 (0.55%) PowerShell
15 19 (0.43%) R
16 17 (0.39%) Ruby
17 15 (0.34%) RPG
18 12 (0.27%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 462 (10.53%) Degree
2 122 (2.78%) ACCA
3 121 (2.76%) CIMA
4 82 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 52 (1.19%) PMP
6 50 (1.14%) Master's Degree
7 49 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 47 (1.07%) PMI Certification
9 45 (1.03%) Security Cleared
10 33 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 31 (0.71%) AAT
12 25 (0.57%) SC Cleared
13 23 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 19 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (0.41%) ISEB
16 17 (0.39%) CISA
16 17 (0.39%) ISTQB
17 16 (0.36%) Sun Certification
18 15 (0.34%) CPIM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (3.30%) QA
2 79 (1.80%) PMO
3 70 (1.60%) SLA
4 57 (1.30%) Data Quality
5 23 (0.52%) GDPR
6 22 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.25%) GAAP
9 9 (0.21%) ISO 9001
10 8 (0.18%) COBIT
11 7 (0.16%) COSO
11 7 (0.16%) ISO 14001
12 6 (0.14%) PCI DSS
13 3 (0.068%) PSD2
14 2 (0.046%) GAMP
14 2 (0.046%) GxP
14 2 (0.046%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 1 (0.023%) ISO 13485
15 1 (0.023%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 1 (0.023%) PMBOK
System Software
1 112 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 62 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.66%) Docker
4 23 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.52%) NFS
5 14 (0.32%) vSphere
6 13 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.21%) KVM
8 8 (0.18%) OpenAM
9 6 (0.14%) oVirt
9 6 (0.14%) pfSense
9 6 (0.14%) Samba
9 6 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.091%) XenApp
11 3 (0.068%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.068%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.046%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.046%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.023%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
2 15 (0.34%) Kubernetes
3 10 (0.23%) WSUS
4 9 (0.21%) Ansible
5 8 (0.18%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (0.16%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.14%) Bacula
8 5 (0.11%) SCCM
8 5 (0.11%) vCenter Server
9 4 (0.091%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.091%) Icinga
9 4 (0.091%) Nagios
9 4 (0.091%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.068%) EMC TimeFinder
10 3 (0.068%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.068%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.068%) RSA Archer
10 3 (0.068%) vMotion
10 3 (0.068%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1,401 (31.93%) SAP
2 1,098 (25.02%) Microsoft
3 1,084 (24.70%) Oracle
4 633 (14.43%) Sage
5 447 (10.19%) Infor
6 411 (9.37%) Epicor
7 369 (8.41%) JD Edwards
8 274 (6.24%) IFS
9 182 (4.15%) Salesforce.com
10 117 (2.67%) Xero
11 110 (2.51%) VMware
12 100 (2.28%) Workday
13 61 (1.39%) hybris
14 55 (1.25%) IBM
15 51 (1.16%) Tableau
16 43 (0.98%) Citrix
17 42 (0.96%) Ariba
18 37 (0.84%) Pegasus
19 32 (0.73%) Hyperion
19 32 (0.73%) PeopleSoft