Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 142 148
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing ERP 4073 4271 4657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.41% 2.38% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.66% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3223 3445 3919
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £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 152153 160470 180138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 121055 134622 149914
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 1360 £61,500 +2.50% 99
North of England +1 791 £44,500 +4.71% 66
South East +1 757 £45,000 -6.25% 53
Midlands -3 519 £47,500 +11.76% 66
North West -5 411 £47,500 - 37
East of England +13 328 £50,000 +5.26% 33
West Midlands -9 323 £50,000 +15.61% 42
Yorkshire +11 320 £41,000 +2.50% 25
South West -46 197 £42,500 +6.25% 15
East Midlands +5 191 £45,000 +12.50% 22
North East +35 62 £40,000 +6.67% 4
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for ERP.

1 1424 (34.96%) SAP
2 1341 (32.92%) Finance
3 1038 (25.48%) Microsoft
4 953 (23.40%) SQL
5 937 (23.01%) Oracle
6 901 (22.12%) CRM
7 733 (18.00%) Project Management
8 623 (15.30%) Dynamics AX
9 587 (14.41%) Manufacturing
10 580 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
11 511 (12.55%) Degree
12 505 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
13 452 (11.10%) SQL Server
14 441 (10.83%) Sage
15 426 (10.46%) Retail
16 405 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
17 378 (9.28%) Advertising
18 372 (9.13%) SAP ERP
19 347 (8.52%) NetSuite
20 339 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
20 339 (8.32%) Windows
21 332 (8.15%) E-Commerce
22 297 (7.29%) Java
23 296 (7.27%) .NET
24 294 (7.22%) ITIL
25 276 (6.78%) Business Analysis
25 276 (6.78%) Infor
26 275 (6.75%) SaaS
26 275 (6.75%) PRINCE2
27 263 (6.46%) JD Edwards

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
1 101 (2.48%) SharePoint
2 66 (1.62%) CMS
3 61 (1.50%) WebSphere
4 57 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 44 (1.08%) NetWeaver
6 41 (1.01%) Confluence
7 35 (0.86%) Apache Solr
8 32 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 28 (0.69%) IIS
10 22 (0.54%) SAS
11 19 (0.47%) Liferay
12 18 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (0.42%) Tomcat
14 11 (0.27%) Apache
14 11 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
16 8 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
17 7 (0.17%) JBoss
17 7 (0.17%) Mule
17 7 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 235 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 172 (4.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 65 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
4 48 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 39 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 19 (0.47%) SPSS
7 6 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.098%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.049%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.049%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.049%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.049%) Windchill
10 1 (0.025%) Solid Edge
10 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 623 (15.30%) Dynamics AX
2 372 (9.13%) SAP ERP
3 347 (8.52%) NetSuite
4 223 (5.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 217 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 158 (3.88%) Oracle ERP
7 126 (3.09%) SAP Business One
8 125 (3.07%) Oracle EBS
9 108 (2.65%) Sage X3
10 96 (2.36%) Unit4 Business World
11 78 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
12 75 (1.84%) SAP S/4HANA
13 74 (1.82%) SAP FI
14 73 (1.79%) Sage 200
15 63 (1.55%) SAP CO
15 63 (1.55%) SAP FI/CO
16 48 (1.18%) Magento
16 48 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
16 48 (1.18%) SAP APO
17 46 (1.13%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 275 (6.75%) SaaS
2 209 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
3 112 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 104 (2.55%) Office 365
5 82 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
6 64 (1.57%) PaaS
7 61 (1.50%) IaaS
8 49 (1.20%) FinancialForce
9 22 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
10 21 (0.52%) Force.com
11 19 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 18 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 17 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (0.39%) Taleo
15 7 (0.17%) Oracle Service Cloud
16 5 (0.12%) iPaaS
16 5 (0.12%) OneDrive
16 5 (0.12%) Oracle CX
17 4 (0.098%) G Suite
17 4 (0.098%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 60 (1.47%) Internet
2 51 (1.25%) Firewall
3 40 (0.98%) WAN
4 36 (0.88%) DNS
4 36 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 34 (0.83%) DHCP
6 30 (0.74%) LAN
7 26 (0.64%) SAN
8 24 (0.59%) VPN
9 19 (0.47%) SMS
9 19 (0.47%) VoIP
10 18 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (0.37%) Wireless
12 14 (0.34%) FTP
12 14 (0.34%) HTTP
13 12 (0.29%) Intranet
14 10 (0.25%) VLAN
15 9 (0.22%) AMQP
15 9 (0.22%) LDAP
16 8 (0.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 452 (11.10%) SQL Server
2 232 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 178 (4.37%) Crystal Reports
4 142 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 113 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
6 106 (2.60%) Oracle Database
7 102 (2.50%) SAP HANA
8 82 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 80 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
9 80 (1.96%) QlikView
10 69 (1.69%) Power BI
11 63 (1.55%) Relational Database
12 58 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
13 57 (1.40%) SAP BW
14 55 (1.35%) MySQL
15 43 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
16 41 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
16 41 (1.01%) Big Data
17 34 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
18 33 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 75 (1.84%) JIRA
2 71 (1.74%) Visual Studio
3 52 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 31 (0.76%) Jenkins
6 28 (0.69%) Selenium
7 24 (0.59%) Eclipse
8 22 (0.54%) Maven
9 19 (0.47%) LoadRunner
10 17 (0.42%) JUnit
11 16 (0.39%) MorphX
12 15 (0.37%) Subversion
12 15 (0.37%) Toad
13 14 (0.34%) HP UFT
14 13 (0.32%) WebDriver
15 11 (0.27%) LSMW
15 11 (0.27%) SoapUI
16 10 (0.25%) TestNG
17 9 (0.22%) eggPlant
17 9 (0.22%) LoadUI
General
1 1341 (32.92%) Finance
2 587 (14.41%) Manufacturing
3 426 (10.46%) Retail
4 378 (9.28%) Advertising
5 170 (4.17%) Marketing
6 96 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 80 (1.96%) Back Office
8 75 (1.84%) Legal
9 65 (1.60%) General Ledger
10 55 (1.35%) Billing
11 50 (1.23%) Banking
12 39 (0.96%) Law
13 36 (0.88%) Electronics
14 33 (0.81%) Publishing
15 32 (0.79%) German Language
16 29 (0.71%) Automotive
17 19 (0.47%) French Language
18 17 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
19 13 (0.32%) Local Government
20 9 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 806 (19.79%) Analyst
2 762 (18.71%) Consultant
3 462 (11.34%) Developer
4 373 (9.16%) Project Manager
5 316 (7.76%) Business Analyst
6 294 (7.22%) Architect
7 264 (6.48%) ERP Manager
8 198 (4.86%) Support Analyst
9 180 (4.42%) SAP Consultant
10 177 (4.35%) Applications Support
10 177 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
11 176 (4.32%) IT Manager
12 140 (3.44%) ERP Consultant
13 133 (3.27%) SAP Analyst
14 124 (3.04%) ERP Analyst
15 122 (3.00%) SAP Manager
16 115 (2.82%) ERP Project Manager
17 111 (2.73%) Administrator
18 94 (2.31%) Applications Support Analyst
18 94 (2.31%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (7.27%) .NET
2 189 (4.64%) HTML
3 146 (3.58%) CSS
4 125 (3.07%) XML
5 114 (2.80%) Web Services
6 94 (2.31%) Middleware
7 83 (2.04%) AngularJS
7 83 (2.04%) EDI
8 78 (1.92%) HTML5
9 69 (1.69%) J2EE
10 65 (1.60%) ASP.NET
11 61 (1.50%) Spring
12 53 (1.30%) Node.js
12 53 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
13 52 (1.28%) REST
14 48 (1.18%) jQuery
15 46 (1.13%) SOAP
16 44 (1.08%) SAP Basis
17 41 (1.01%) RESTful
18 39 (0.96%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 405 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 154 (3.78%) Computer Science
2 154 (3.78%) Management Information System
3 120 (2.95%) FMCG
4 118 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 61 (1.50%) User Experience
6 49 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 43 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
8 41 (1.01%) Data Centre
9 37 (0.91%) iPad
10 30 (0.74%) EPoS
10 30 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 30 (0.74%) NHS
11 28 (0.69%) Virtual Team
12 23 (0.56%) AS400
13 21 (0.52%) Replication
14 19 (0.47%) iSeries
14 19 (0.47%) Social Media
15 18 (0.44%) Life Science
16 17 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 339 (8.32%) Windows
2 167 (4.10%) Windows Server
3 113 (2.77%) Linux
4 72 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 68 (1.67%) Unix
6 62 (1.52%) Windows 10
7 54 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 47 (1.15%) Windows 7
9 26 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 25 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (0.56%) Windows XP
12 22 (0.54%) Android
13 17 (0.42%) Apple iOS
14 16 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (0.39%) VMS
15 15 (0.37%) Solaris
16 8 (0.20%) AIX
16 8 (0.20%) CentOS
16 8 (0.20%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 901 (22.12%) CRM
2 733 (18.00%) Project Management
3 580 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
4 505 (12.40%) Business Intelligence
5 339 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 332 (8.15%) E-Commerce
7 294 (7.22%) ITIL
8 276 (6.78%) Business Analysis
9 275 (6.75%) PRINCE2
10 231 (5.67%) Change Management
11 225 (5.52%) Logistics
12 191 (4.69%) Migration
13 190 (4.66%) Analytics
14 180 (4.42%) Presales
15 173 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
16 161 (3.95%) Business Development
17 160 (3.93%) Coaching
18 159 (3.90%) SDLC
19 154 (3.78%) Continuous Improvement
20 134 (3.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 953 (23.40%) SQL
2 297 (7.29%) Java
3 241 (5.92%) C#
4 205 (5.03%) JavaScript
5 111 (2.73%) X++
6 90 (2.21%) T-SQL
7 86 (2.11%) PHP
8 84 (2.06%) PL/SQL
9 80 (1.96%) VBA
10 67 (1.64%) ABAP
11 66 (1.62%) C
12 47 (1.15%) C++
13 42 (1.03%) VB.NET
14 40 (0.98%) VB
15 36 (0.88%) Python
16 25 (0.61%) PowerShell
17 24 (0.59%) RPG
18 21 (0.52%) R
19 14 (0.34%) SAPscript
20 11 (0.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 511 (12.55%) Degree
2 129 (3.17%) CIMA
3 127 (3.12%) ACCA
4 74 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 61 (1.50%) Master's Degree
6 57 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 54 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 43 (1.06%) PMI Certification
9 39 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 36 (0.88%) ISTQB
11 35 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 35 (0.86%) PMP
11 35 (0.86%) SC Cleared
12 23 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
12 23 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 19 (0.47%) ISEB
13 19 (0.47%) Sun Certification
14 18 (0.44%) CISA
15 14 (0.34%) AAT
16 11 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (3.29%) QA
2 68 (1.67%) SLA
3 67 (1.64%) PMO
4 35 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.34%) GAAP
7 13 (0.32%) GDPR
7 13 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (0.22%) COSO
10 5 (0.12%) COBIT
10 5 (0.12%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.074%) FATCA
11 3 (0.074%) SEPA
12 2 (0.049%) GAMP
13 1 (0.025%) ISO 13485
13 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.025%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 106 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 60 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 19 (0.47%) Docker
5 17 (0.42%) vSphere
6 16 (0.39%) NFS
7 11 (0.27%) Cronacle
8 10 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.22%) KVM
10 8 (0.20%) OpenAM
10 8 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.15%) oVirt
11 6 (0.15%) pfSense
11 6 (0.15%) Samba
11 6 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.049%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.049%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.34%) Ansible
2 14 (0.34%) SCCM
3 11 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 9 (0.22%) Kubernetes
4 9 (0.22%) WSUS
5 7 (0.17%) NetBackup
6 6 (0.15%) Bacula
6 6 (0.15%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (0.12%) SCDPM
7 5 (0.12%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.098%) Icinga
8 4 (0.098%) Nagios
8 4 (0.098%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.098%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.074%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.074%) EMC TimeFinder
9 3 (0.074%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1424 (34.96%) SAP
2 1038 (25.48%) Microsoft
3 937 (23.01%) Oracle
4 441 (10.83%) Sage
5 276 (6.78%) Infor
6 263 (6.46%) JD Edwards
7 261 (6.41%) Epicor
8 171 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
9 154 (3.78%) IFS
10 112 (2.75%) IBM
11 98 (2.41%) hybris
12 97 (2.38%) Workday
13 90 (2.21%) VMware
14 70 (1.72%) Xero
15 67 (1.64%) Tableau
16 57 (1.40%) Cognos
17 53 (1.30%) ATG
18 41 (1.01%) Cisco
18 41 (1.01%) HP
19 40 (0.98%) Hyperion