Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 148 153
Rank change year-on-year +17 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing ERP 3,969 4,023 4,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.51% 2.42% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.64% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3,061 3,270 3,423
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -1.96%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.31%

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 143,839 152,341 168,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.14% 91.50% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 115,290 122,159 142,469
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +17 1,334 £60,000 - 148
North of England -16 745 £45,000 - 109
South East +20 741 £52,500 +10.53% 105
Midlands +30 539 £45,000 - 85
North West -17 377 £50,000 +5.26% 49
West Midlands +36 318 £47,500 - 55
East of England +19 302 £47,636 -9.26% 48
Yorkshire -15 288 £45,000 +12.50% 48
South West +53 241 £40,000 - 53
East Midlands +16 217 £45,000 +5.88% 30
North East +4 80 £36,000 -5.26% 12
South Coast +2 1 - -
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 1,597 (40.24%) Finance
2 1,229 (30.96%) Microsoft
3 1,095 (27.59%) SAP
4 1,029 (25.93%) SQL
5 938 (23.63%) Oracle
6 936 (23.58%) CRM
7 808 (20.36%) Dynamics AX
8 615 (15.50%) Project Management
9 578 (14.56%) Manufacturing
10 567 (14.29%) Retail
11 562 (14.16%) NetSuite
12 551 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
13 507 (12.77%) Advertising
14 497 (12.52%) Dynamics 365
15 490 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
16 469 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
17 452 (11.39%) SQL Server
18 448 (11.29%) Sage
18 448 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
19 409 (10.30%) Degree
20 355 (8.94%) E-Commerce
21 339 (8.54%) JavaScript
22 336 (8.47%) Infor
23 329 (8.29%) Epicor
24 312 (7.86%) .NET
25 308 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
26 303 (7.63%) JD Edwards
27 299 (7.53%) Windows
28 291 (7.33%) SaaS
29 290 (7.31%) Logistics

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
1 128 (3.22%) SharePoint
2 77 (1.94%) CMS
3 56 (1.41%) MS Exchange
4 49 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 42 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
6 38 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 25 (0.63%) IIS
8 24 (0.60%) Apache
9 15 (0.38%) Hyperledger
10 14 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.33%) Skype for Business
12 11 (0.28%) Confluence
12 11 (0.28%) SAS
13 9 (0.23%) Tomcat
13 9 (0.23%) Tornado
13 9 (0.23%) WordPress
14 8 (0.20%) MQSeries
15 7 (0.18%) SAP Portal
16 6 (0.15%) MS Project Server
17 5 (0.13%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 208 (5.24%) Microsoft Office
2 196 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 79 (1.99%) Microsoft Project
4 71 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 37 (0.93%) MS Visio
6 31 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.23%) Camtasia
8 7 (0.18%) SPSS
9 4 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
10 2 (0.050%) Windchill
11 1 (0.025%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 808 (20.36%) Dynamics AX
2 562 (14.16%) NetSuite
3 284 (7.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 247 (6.22%) Dynamics NAV
5 193 (4.86%) SAP Business One
6 187 (4.71%) SAP ERP
7 139 (3.50%) Oracle ERP
8 126 (3.17%) Oracle EBS
9 87 (2.19%) Oracle Financials
10 73 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
11 61 (1.54%) Unit4 Business World
12 59 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
13 57 (1.44%) SAP S/4HANA
14 56 (1.41%) Oracle Receivables
15 53 (1.34%) Infor M3
16 46 (1.16%) Oracle General Ledger
16 46 (1.16%) Sage 200
17 44 (1.11%) SAP SD
18 39 (0.98%) Dynamics GP
19 37 (0.93%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 497 (12.52%) Dynamics 365
2 291 (7.33%) SaaS
3 159 (4.01%) Office 365
4 139 (3.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 95 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
6 94 (2.37%) Amazon AWS
7 75 (1.89%) IaaS
8 72 (1.81%) PaaS
9 25 (0.63%) Boomi
10 22 (0.55%) SuccessFactors
11 20 (0.50%) Force.com
12 13 (0.33%) GitHub
12 13 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
13 11 (0.28%) Basecamp
14 10 (0.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 9 (0.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 8 (0.20%) Mimecast
17 7 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
18 6 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
19 5 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.22%) Internet
2 50 (1.26%) Firewall
3 44 (1.11%) DNS
4 37 (0.93%) VPN
5 35 (0.88%) LAN
5 35 (0.88%) WAN
6 33 (0.83%) DHCP
7 30 (0.76%) Intranet
8 27 (0.68%) SMS
9 23 (0.58%) SAN
10 19 (0.48%) TCP/IP
11 16 (0.40%) WebEx
12 15 (0.38%) FTP
12 15 (0.38%) Software-Defined Networking
13 13 (0.33%) HTTP
14 12 (0.30%) Wireless
15 11 (0.28%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (0.28%) Skype
16 9 (0.23%) Extranet
17 8 (0.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 452 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 189 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 165 (4.16%) Crystal Reports
4 129 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
5 116 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 112 (2.82%) Power BI
7 98 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
8 86 (2.17%) SAP HANA
9 84 (2.12%) MySQL
10 65 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
11 54 (1.36%) Relational Database
12 53 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 51 (1.28%) SAP BW
14 45 (1.13%) Big Data
15 40 (1.01%) Oracle Database
16 39 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 37 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
18 34 (0.86%) QlikView
19 32 (0.81%) Data Mining
19 32 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (1.39%) Visual Studio
2 43 (1.08%) Git (software)
3 41 (1.03%) JIRA
4 38 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
6 23 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 22 (0.55%) Jenkins
7 22 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
7 22 (0.55%) Selenium
8 20 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 17 (0.43%) TestRail
10 16 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
11 15 (0.38%) JUnit
11 15 (0.38%) MorphX
12 14 (0.35%) Subversion
13 8 (0.20%) LSMW
14 7 (0.18%) Gatling
15 6 (0.15%) Rational Rose
16 4 (0.10%) Ant
16 4 (0.10%) JDeveloper
General
1 1,597 (40.24%) Finance
2 578 (14.56%) Manufacturing
3 567 (14.29%) Retail
4 507 (12.77%) Advertising
5 186 (4.69%) Marketing
6 68 (1.71%) General Ledger
7 65 (1.64%) Billing
8 52 (1.31%) Back Office
9 50 (1.26%) Legal
10 44 (1.11%) German Language
11 43 (1.08%) Telecoms
12 35 (0.88%) Banking
13 34 (0.86%) French Language
14 33 (0.83%) Publishing
15 30 (0.76%) Automotive
16 23 (0.58%) Law
17 21 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 21 (0.53%) Spanish Language
18 19 (0.48%) Games
19 18 (0.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 792 (19.95%) Analyst
2 685 (17.26%) Consultant
3 451 (11.36%) Developer
4 385 (9.70%) Project Manager
5 353 (8.89%) Architect
6 250 (6.30%) Business Analyst
7 229 (5.77%) ERP Manager
8 200 (5.04%) Support Analyst
9 196 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
10 158 (3.98%) Administrator
11 154 (3.88%) IT Manager
12 149 (3.75%) ERP Analyst
13 148 (3.73%) ERP Consultant
14 142 (3.58%) Dynamics AX Consultant
15 133 (3.35%) Applications Support
16 125 (3.15%) ERP Project Manager
16 125 (3.15%) Systems Analyst
17 114 (2.87%) Functional Consultant
18 98 (2.47%) ERP Support
19 84 (2.12%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (7.86%) .NET
2 168 (4.23%) XML
3 134 (3.38%) HTML
4 115 (2.90%) Web Services
5 92 (2.32%) Middleware
6 85 (2.14%) CSS
7 76 (1.91%) EDI
8 74 (1.86%) ASP.NET
9 61 (1.54%) REST
10 54 (1.36%) Oracle Fusion
11 52 (1.31%) SOAP
12 51 (1.28%) JSON
13 43 (1.08%) J2EE
14 38 (0.96%) jQuery
15 36 (0.91%) AngularJS
16 33 (0.83%) .NET Framework
17 30 (0.76%) IDoc
17 30 (0.76%) React
17 30 (0.76%) SAP Fiori
18 29 (0.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 448 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 185 (4.66%) Computer Science
3 174 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
4 173 (4.36%) Management Information System
5 145 (3.65%) Greenfield Project
6 117 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
7 80 (2.02%) Data Centre
8 75 (1.89%) FMCG
9 59 (1.49%) Data Structures
10 50 (1.26%) Virtual Team
11 49 (1.23%) EPoS
11 49 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 42 (1.06%) Life Science
13 39 (0.98%) User Experience
14 36 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
15 33 (0.83%) Driving Licence
16 28 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
17 26 (0.66%) Client/Server
18 25 (0.63%) Fintech
19 24 (0.60%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 299 (7.53%) Windows
2 167 (4.21%) Windows Server
3 157 (3.96%) Linux
4 78 (1.97%) Unix
5 65 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (1.34%) Windows 10
7 45 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (0.78%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.38%) Android
9 15 (0.38%) Windows XP
10 13 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.25%) CentOS
12 8 (0.20%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.18%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.18%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.15%) HPUX
15 4 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.10%) SUSE
16 3 (0.076%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.076%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 936 (23.58%) CRM
2 615 (15.50%) Project Management
3 551 (13.88%) Agile Software Development
4 490 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
5 469 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
6 355 (8.94%) E-Commerce
7 308 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 290 (7.31%) Logistics
9 270 (6.80%) Business Analysis
10 266 (6.70%) ITIL
11 247 (6.22%) Analytics
11 247 (6.22%) Change Management
12 246 (6.20%) Migration
13 233 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
14 205 (5.17%) PRINCE2
15 187 (4.71%) Presales
16 158 (3.98%) SDLC
17 154 (3.88%) Coaching
18 146 (3.68%) Waterfall
19 141 (3.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1,029 (25.93%) SQL
2 339 (8.54%) JavaScript
3 282 (7.11%) Java
4 222 (5.59%) C#
5 137 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 131 (3.30%) X++
7 126 (3.17%) C
8 94 (2.37%) T-SQL
9 77 (1.94%) PHP
10 70 (1.76%) C++
11 65 (1.64%) Python
12 64 (1.61%) VB.NET
13 53 (1.34%) VB
14 52 (1.31%) VBA
15 47 (1.18%) ABAP
16 38 (0.96%) VBScript
17 26 (0.66%) Go
18 20 (0.50%) PowerShell
19 16 (0.40%) Shell Script
20 13 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 409 (10.30%) Degree
2 188 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 148 (3.73%) ACCA
4 138 (3.48%) CIMA
5 94 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 64 (1.61%) PMI Certification
7 54 (1.36%) PMP
8 52 (1.31%) MCSE
9 47 (1.18%) Security Cleared
10 39 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
11 38 (0.96%) SC Cleared
12 33 (0.83%) Master's Degree
13 26 (0.66%) MCITP
14 25 (0.63%) MCSA
15 23 (0.58%) AAT
16 21 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
17 17 (0.43%) MAPM
17 17 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
18 16 (0.40%) MCP
18 16 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (2.42%) QA
2 95 (2.39%) PMO
3 60 (1.51%) SLA
4 56 (1.41%) Data Quality
5 35 (0.88%) GDPR
6 34 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 31 (0.78%) COBIT
8 20 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 17 (0.43%) GAMP
10 10 (0.25%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.18%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.10%) GAAP
13 3 (0.076%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.076%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 2 (0.050%) Actionable Recommendations
15 1 (0.025%) DO-160
15 1 (0.025%) GxP
15 1 (0.025%) ISO 20022
15 1 (0.025%) SEPA
System Software
1 162 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 72 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 23 (0.58%) Docker
5 22 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
7 15 (0.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 10 (0.25%) XenApp
8 10 (0.25%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.18%) vSphere
11 6 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.10%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.025%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.025%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
2 16 (0.40%) Kubernetes
3 15 (0.38%) HP UCMDB
4 12 (0.30%) SCCM
5 10 (0.25%) Backup Exec
6 9 (0.23%) FortiGate
7 8 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (0.15%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.15%) Puppet
9 5 (0.13%) Ansible
9 5 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.10%) Nagios
10 4 (0.10%) Terraform
11 3 (0.076%) Icinga
11 3 (0.076%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.050%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.050%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (0.050%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.050%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1,229 (30.96%) Microsoft
2 1,095 (27.59%) SAP
3 938 (23.63%) Oracle
4 448 (11.29%) Sage
5 336 (8.47%) Infor
6 329 (8.29%) Epicor
7 303 (7.63%) JD Edwards
8 164 (4.13%) IFS
9 146 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
10 101 (2.54%) Xero
11 98 (2.47%) VMware
12 72 (1.81%) Workday
13 67 (1.69%) Citrix
14 59 (1.49%) Hyperion
15 58 (1.46%) Tableau
16 56 (1.41%) Cisco
17 39 (0.98%) Ariba
18 33 (0.83%) Cognos
18 33 (0.83%) HP
19 31 (0.78%) Google