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

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 147 143
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 +9
Permanent jobs citing ERP 3,592 4,046 4,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.38% 2.39% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.62% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,731 3,206 3,446
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 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 137,386 154,630 163,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.18% 91.48% 90.93%
Number of salaries quoted 110,229 123,197 136,930
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 17 November 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 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
London +16 1,254 £60,000 -4.00% 221
South East +9 661 £52,500 +16.67% 150
North of England -16 625 £45,000 - 243
Midlands +4 474 £47,500 - 186
North West -14 334 £45,000 -5.26% 127
East of England +9 292 £52,500 +5.00% 77
West Midlands +11 278 £52,500 +5.00% 117
Yorkshire -18 241 £45,000 +7.14% 82
South West +29 228 £44,500 +4.71% 68
East Midlands +11 193 £42,500 -5.56% 69
North East -21 50 £37,500 -6.25% 36
ERP
UK

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 England region with a requirement for ERP.

1 1,383 (38.50%) Finance
2 1,064 (29.62%) Microsoft
3 928 (25.84%) SAP
4 861 (23.97%) SQL
5 776 (21.60%) CRM
6 666 (18.54%) Oracle
7 639 (17.79%) Project Management
8 631 (17.57%) Dynamics AX
9 605 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
10 560 (15.59%) Manufacturing
11 457 (12.72%) Business Intelligence
12 440 (12.25%) Problem-Solving
13 432 (12.03%) Retail
14 410 (11.41%) Degree
15 382 (10.63%) SQL Server
16 380 (10.58%) NetSuite
16 380 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
17 333 (9.27%) Dynamics 365
18 319 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
19 296 (8.24%) ITIL
20 286 (7.96%) E-Commerce
21 275 (7.66%) SaaS
22 273 (7.60%) Sage
23 268 (7.46%) Windows
23 268 (7.46%) Analytics
24 265 (7.38%) .NET
24 265 (7.38%) Migration
25 262 (7.29%) Business Analysis
26 259 (7.21%) Logistics
27 256 (7.13%) Advertising

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
1 132 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 93 (2.59%) CMS
3 49 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 48 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
5 34 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 33 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
7 21 (0.58%) IIS
8 20 (0.56%) Confluence
9 15 (0.42%) Apache
9 15 (0.42%) nginx
10 14 (0.39%) Hyperledger
11 12 (0.33%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.33%) WordPress
12 10 (0.28%) Skype for Business
13 9 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
15 5 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
15 5 (0.14%) Luigi
15 5 (0.14%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.14%) Tornado
Applications
1 156 (4.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 143 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
3 71 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 55 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
5 34 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.17%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.17%) Windchill
8 5 (0.14%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.14%) Camtasia
9 4 (0.11%) SPSS
10 2 (0.056%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.028%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.028%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 631 (17.57%) Dynamics AX
2 380 (10.58%) NetSuite
3 219 (6.10%) SAP ERP
4 218 (6.07%) Dynamics CRM
5 187 (5.21%) Dynamics NAV
6 117 (3.26%) SAP Business One
7 101 (2.81%) Oracle ERP
7 101 (2.81%) SAP S/4HANA
8 75 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
9 66 (1.84%) Oracle Financials
10 59 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
11 58 (1.61%) SAP FI
12 57 (1.59%) SAP CO
12 57 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
13 45 (1.25%) Sage 200
14 44 (1.22%) Infor M3
15 41 (1.14%) Magento
16 40 (1.11%) SAP SD
17 39 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
17 39 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 333 (9.27%) Dynamics 365
2 275 (7.66%) SaaS
3 204 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 136 (3.79%) Office 365
5 120 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
6 101 (2.81%) PaaS
7 80 (2.23%) IaaS
8 62 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (0.78%) GitHub
10 26 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 21 (0.58%) Boomi
13 18 (0.50%) Force.com
14 17 (0.47%) G Suite
15 12 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
16 11 (0.31%) FinancialForce
16 11 (0.31%) Slack
17 9 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
17 9 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
17 9 (0.25%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.12%) Firewall
2 63 (1.75%) Internet
3 49 (1.36%) WAN
4 48 (1.34%) LAN
5 45 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 35 (0.97%) VPN
7 26 (0.72%) SAN
8 20 (0.56%) DNS
9 18 (0.50%) Intranet
9 18 (0.50%) VoIP
10 17 (0.47%) HTTP
10 17 (0.47%) Software-Defined Networking
11 15 (0.42%) DHCP
12 14 (0.39%) FTP
12 14 (0.39%) VLAN
13 13 (0.36%) WebEx
14 9 (0.25%) Skype
14 9 (0.25%) Wireless
15 8 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (0.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 382 (10.63%) SQL Server
2 171 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 143 (3.98%) Crystal Reports
4 125 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
5 121 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 110 (3.06%) Power BI
7 90 (2.51%) SAP HANA
8 73 (2.03%) Relational Database
9 68 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
10 67 (1.87%) SAP BW
11 65 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 59 (1.64%) Big Data
13 56 (1.56%) MySQL
14 39 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
15 38 (1.06%) Data Mining
16 32 (0.89%) Oracle Database
17 31 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
18 29 (0.81%) Oracle BI Publisher
19 26 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
20 25 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 65 (1.81%) JIRA
2 44 (1.22%) Visual Studio
3 38 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 34 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (0.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 26 (0.72%) Selenium
7 22 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 21 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
9 19 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
10 17 (0.47%) Subversion
11 16 (0.45%) Eclipse
12 12 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
13 10 (0.28%) MorphX
14 9 (0.25%) gulp
15 8 (0.22%) GitLab
15 8 (0.22%) LSMW
16 6 (0.17%) Babel
16 6 (0.17%) Rational Rose
16 6 (0.17%) Travis CI
16 6 (0.17%) webpack
General
1 1,383 (38.50%) Finance
2 560 (15.59%) Manufacturing
3 432 (12.03%) Retail
4 256 (7.13%) Advertising
5 199 (5.54%) Marketing
6 70 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 66 (1.84%) Back Office
8 62 (1.73%) Legal
9 49 (1.36%) General Ledger
10 47 (1.31%) Billing
11 43 (1.20%) Banking
12 30 (0.84%) Automotive
13 29 (0.81%) Law
13 29 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
14 26 (0.72%) French Language
15 19 (0.53%) Electronics
15 19 (0.53%) German Language
15 19 (0.53%) Spanish Language
16 16 (0.45%) Publishing
17 13 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 650 (18.10%) Analyst
2 649 (18.07%) Consultant
3 473 (13.17%) Developer
4 406 (11.30%) Project Manager
5 300 (8.35%) Architect
6 199 (5.54%) ERP Manager
7 191 (5.32%) Business Analyst
8 178 (4.96%) IT Manager
9 161 (4.48%) Support Analyst
10 154 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
11 149 (4.15%) ERP Consultant
12 126 (3.51%) ERP Project Manager
13 124 (3.45%) ERP Analyst
14 114 (3.17%) Applications Support
15 103 (2.87%) Administrator
16 101 (2.81%) Systems Analyst
17 96 (2.67%) SAP Consultant
18 87 (2.42%) Senior Manager
19 86 (2.39%) Senior Consultant
20 85 (2.37%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (7.38%) .NET
2 161 (4.48%) XML
3 146 (4.06%) HTML
4 119 (3.31%) Middleware
5 116 (3.23%) Web Services
6 110 (3.06%) EDI
7 105 (2.92%) CSS
8 77 (2.14%) SOAP
9 53 (1.48%) REST
10 51 (1.42%) ASP.NET
11 46 (1.28%) JSON
12 44 (1.22%) React
13 41 (1.14%) Oracle Fusion
14 39 (1.09%) AngularJS
14 39 (1.09%) J2EE
15 38 (1.06%) .NET Framework
15 38 (1.06%) Node.js
16 32 (0.89%) IDoc
16 32 (0.89%) jQuery
17 27 (0.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 380 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 165 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 152 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 141 (3.93%) Enterprise Software
5 118 (3.29%) FMCG
6 109 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
7 71 (1.98%) Data Centre
8 62 (1.73%) User Experience
9 60 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
10 39 (1.09%) Data Structures
11 38 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 36 (1.00%) Virtual Team
13 35 (0.97%) EPoS
14 31 (0.86%) Life Science
15 28 (0.78%) AS400
16 27 (0.75%) Driving Licence
17 26 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
17 26 (0.72%) Replication
18 24 (0.67%) Fintech
19 22 (0.61%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 268 (7.46%) Windows
2 157 (4.37%) Linux
3 133 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 69 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (1.50%) Windows 10
6 51 (1.42%) Unix
7 47 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (0.72%) Android
9 21 (0.58%) Windows 7
10 14 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 14 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.36%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.36%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.17%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.14%) CentOS
13 5 (0.14%) HPUX
14 4 (0.11%) AIX
14 4 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.028%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.028%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 776 (21.60%) CRM
2 639 (17.79%) Project Management
3 605 (16.84%) Agile Software Development
4 457 (12.72%) Business Intelligence
5 440 (12.25%) Problem-Solving
6 319 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 296 (8.24%) ITIL
8 286 (7.96%) E-Commerce
9 268 (7.46%) Analytics
10 265 (7.38%) Migration
11 262 (7.29%) Business Analysis
12 259 (7.21%) Logistics
13 251 (6.99%) Change Management
14 212 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
15 207 (5.76%) PRINCE2
16 188 (5.23%) SDLC
17 178 (4.96%) Waterfall
18 162 (4.51%) Presales
19 148 (4.12%) Service Delivery
20 147 (4.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 861 (23.97%) SQL
2 235 (6.54%) JavaScript
3 207 (5.76%) Java
4 201 (5.60%) C#
5 119 (3.31%) C
6 115 (3.20%) T-SQL
7 102 (2.84%) X++
8 95 (2.64%) PL/SQL
9 83 (2.31%) PHP
10 77 (2.14%) Python
11 71 (1.98%) C++
12 51 (1.42%) ABAP
13 41 (1.14%) VB.NET
14 36 (1.00%) RPG
15 33 (0.92%) PowerShell
16 31 (0.86%) VB
17 22 (0.61%) Apex Code
18 20 (0.56%) RPG IV
19 19 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 19 (0.53%) Go
Qualifications
1 410 (11.41%) Degree
2 170 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 96 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 89 (2.48%) ACCA
5 85 (2.37%) CIMA
6 66 (1.84%) PMI Certification
7 65 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
8 59 (1.64%) Security Cleared
9 56 (1.56%) PMP
10 53 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 47 (1.31%) MCSE
12 34 (0.95%) Master's Degree
13 28 (0.78%) MCITP
14 23 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
15 21 (0.58%) ISEB
16 20 (0.56%) MCSA
17 17 (0.47%) MAPM
18 16 (0.45%) CCNA
19 14 (0.39%) AAT
19 14 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (3.48%) QA
2 102 (2.84%) PMO
3 84 (2.34%) SLA
4 51 (1.42%) GDPR
5 44 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 43 (1.20%) Data Quality
7 20 (0.56%) COBIT
7 20 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (0.45%) PCI DSS
9 9 (0.25%) GAMP
9 9 (0.25%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.17%) PMBOK
11 5 (0.14%) GAAP
12 4 (0.11%) GMP
13 3 (0.084%) GxP
14 2 (0.056%) 21 CFR Part 11
14 2 (0.056%) ISO 20022
15 1 (0.028%) COSHH
15 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 1 (0.028%) SEPA
System Software
1 153 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 76 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 17 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
5 14 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.33%) Docker
8 11 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.25%) XenApp
9 9 (0.25%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.17%) vSphere
11 5 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.11%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.084%) NFS
14 1 (0.028%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
2 8 (0.22%) FortiGate
2 8 (0.22%) SCCM
3 7 (0.19%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.14%) AirWatch
5 5 (0.14%) Ansible
5 5 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.11%) Clonezilla
6 4 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.11%) Nagios
6 4 (0.11%) Puppet
7 3 (0.084%) Graphite
7 3 (0.084%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.084%) Icinga
7 3 (0.084%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.084%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (0.084%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.084%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.084%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1,064 (29.62%) Microsoft
2 928 (25.84%) SAP
3 666 (18.54%) Oracle
4 273 (7.60%) Sage
5 252 (7.02%) JD Edwards
6 200 (5.57%) Infor
7 162 (4.51%) Epicor
8 120 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
9 106 (2.95%) VMware
10 103 (2.87%) IFS
11 70 (1.95%) Citrix
12 49 (1.36%) Cognos
13 48 (1.34%) Workday
14 46 (1.28%) Google
15 43 (1.20%) Cisco
16 38 (1.06%) IBM
17 37 (1.03%) Ariba
17 37 (1.03%) hybris
18 36 (1.00%) Xero
19 35 (0.97%) Tableau