Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 143 154
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 -3
Permanent jobs citing ERP 2,952 3,683 3,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.32% 2.42% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 2.63% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,314 2,853 3,038
England median annual salary £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.95% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £84,000 £86,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 117,275 139,854 150,574
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.15% 91.84% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 93,158 112,267 119,648
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 14 October 2019.

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 14 October 2019. 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 -18 974 £57,500 -4.17% 169
South East +9 694 £52,500 - 138
North of England -36 463 £50,000 +11.11% 186
Midlands -4 391 £46,500 -2.11% 154
North West +15 311 £49,000 +3.16% 101
West Midlands -18 205 £47,000 -6.00% 104
East of England +5 196 £50,000 -2.44% 85
East Midlands +11 183 £45,000 - 49
South West -27 183 £40,000 -3.61% 61
Yorkshire -75 142 £50,000 +11.11% 70
North East -34 10 £50,000 +42.86% 15
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 1,074 (36.38%) Finance
2 943 (31.94%) SAP
3 705 (23.88%) SQL
4 664 (22.49%) Oracle
5 645 (21.85%) Microsoft
6 638 (21.61%) CRM
7 618 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
8 465 (15.75%) Manufacturing
9 455 (15.41%) Project Management
10 435 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
11 389 (13.18%) SQL Server
12 374 (12.67%) Dynamics 365
13 346 (11.72%) Retail
14 326 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 313 (10.60%) Degree
16 308 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
17 306 (10.37%) NetSuite
18 284 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
19 267 (9.04%) JD Edwards
20 265 (8.98%) Dynamics AX
21 260 (8.81%) Windows
22 253 (8.57%) SAP ERP
23 249 (8.43%) .NET
24 248 (8.40%) Logistics
25 235 (7.96%) E-Commerce
26 229 (7.76%) Azure
27 227 (7.69%) Business Analysis
28 220 (7.45%) C#
29 208 (7.05%) Dynamics CRM
30 200 (6.78%) JavaScript

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
1 115 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 63 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 53 (1.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 32 (1.08%) MS Exchange
5 25 (0.85%) CMS
5 25 (0.85%) Confluence
6 20 (0.68%) Skype for Business
7 15 (0.51%) WordPress
8 10 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (0.30%) JBoss
9 9 (0.30%) Oracle UPK
10 5 (0.17%) Documentum
10 5 (0.17%) IIS
10 5 (0.17%) MTS
10 5 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.14%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.14%) SAS
11 4 (0.14%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.10%) nginx
Applications
1 132 (4.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 114 (3.86%) Microsoft Office
3 54 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 28 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 20 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.17%) CATIA
8 3 (0.10%) Adobe Captivate
8 3 (0.10%) Camtasia
8 3 (0.10%) Snagit
9 2 (0.068%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 2 (0.068%) PTC Creo
10 1 (0.034%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.034%) Sketch
10 1 (0.034%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 306 (10.37%) NetSuite
2 265 (8.98%) Dynamics AX
3 253 (8.57%) SAP ERP
4 208 (7.05%) Dynamics CRM
5 193 (6.54%) Oracle ERP
6 172 (5.83%) Oracle EBS
7 164 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
8 125 (4.23%) Dynamics NAV
9 96 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
10 79 (2.68%) SAP FI
11 77 (2.61%) SAP CO
11 77 (2.61%) SAP FI/CO
12 67 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
13 66 (2.24%) Oracle Receivables
14 65 (2.20%) Oracle Payables
15 64 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 59 (2.00%) SAP Business One
17 53 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
17 53 (1.80%) SAP MM
18 49 (1.66%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 374 (12.67%) Dynamics 365
2 229 (7.76%) Azure
3 166 (5.62%) Power Platform
4 148 (5.01%) SaaS
5 138 (4.67%) Office 365
6 132 (4.47%) AWS
7 57 (1.93%) PaaS
8 39 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
9 36 (1.22%) Serverless
10 33 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
11 32 (1.08%) PowerApps
12 28 (0.95%) Force.com
13 27 (0.91%) FinancialForce
14 20 (0.68%) GCP
14 20 (0.68%) IaaS
14 20 (0.68%) Microsoft Flow
15 18 (0.61%) Boomi
16 13 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
17 11 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 9 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 51 (1.73%) Internet
2 36 (1.22%) Firewall
3 20 (0.68%) FTP
3 20 (0.68%) LAN
3 20 (0.68%) Skype
4 18 (0.61%) Intranet
4 18 (0.61%) SAN
5 17 (0.58%) WAN
6 16 (0.54%) VoIP
7 13 (0.44%) DNS
8 12 (0.41%) DHCP
9 10 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (0.30%) NAS
10 9 (0.30%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.27%) Wireless
12 7 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (0.24%) Unified Communications
12 7 (0.24%) VPN
12 7 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 389 (13.18%) SQL Server
2 164 (5.56%) Power BI
3 160 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 114 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 103 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
6 82 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 76 (2.57%) Crystal Reports
8 69 (2.34%) Oracle Database
9 67 (2.27%) SAP HANA
10 59 (2.00%) MySQL
11 58 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 55 (1.86%) Relational Database
13 51 (1.73%) QlikView
14 45 (1.52%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 45 (1.52%) SAP BW
15 40 (1.36%) BusinessObjects
16 30 (1.02%) Oracle ODI
17 27 (0.91%) Oracle Discoverer
18 26 (0.88%) NoSQL
18 26 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 73 (2.47%) JIRA
2 54 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 47 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
4 45 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
5 42 (1.42%) Git (software)
5 42 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 35 (1.19%) Selenium
7 25 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 23 (0.78%) WebDriver
9 17 (0.58%) Eclipse
9 17 (0.58%) Gradle
9 17 (0.58%) Visual Studio
10 16 (0.54%) Ant
11 15 (0.51%) Maven
12 12 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 10 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
13 10 (0.34%) Toad
14 6 (0.20%) LSMW
15 4 (0.14%) MorphX
15 4 (0.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1,074 (36.38%) Finance
2 465 (15.75%) Manufacturing
3 346 (11.72%) Retail
4 136 (4.61%) Marketing
5 83 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 67 (2.27%) Public Sector
7 65 (2.20%) Banking
8 44 (1.49%) General Ledger
9 41 (1.39%) Billing
10 35 (1.19%) Automotive
11 34 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (1.02%) Advertising
12 30 (1.02%) Back Office
13 26 (0.88%) Legal
14 16 (0.54%) Electronics
15 15 (0.51%) Publishing
16 14 (0.47%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.47%) Games
16 14 (0.47%) Law
17 12 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 635 (21.51%) Analyst
2 614 (20.80%) Consultant
3 425 (14.40%) Developer
4 257 (8.71%) SAP Consultant
5 254 (8.60%) Project Manager
6 207 (7.01%) Architect
7 202 (6.84%) Business Analyst
8 158 (5.35%) Support Analyst
9 140 (4.74%) ERP Manager
10 124 (4.20%) IT Manager
11 123 (4.17%) Applications Support
12 99 (3.35%) Systems Analyst
13 94 (3.18%) Oracle Consultant
14 89 (3.01%) Senior Analyst
14 89 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
15 84 (2.85%) ERP Analyst
16 83 (2.81%) SAP Analyst
17 82 (2.78%) Administrator
18 78 (2.64%) ERP Consultant
18 78 (2.64%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (8.43%) .NET
2 164 (5.56%) Web Services
3 144 (4.88%) HTML
4 108 (3.66%) CSS
5 86 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
6 84 (2.85%) XML
7 80 (2.71%) EDI
8 63 (2.13%) ASP.NET
9 56 (1.90%) AngularJS
10 51 (1.73%) React
11 48 (1.63%) JSON
12 47 (1.59%) jQuery
13 46 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (1.56%) Node.js
14 45 (1.52%) REST
15 44 (1.49%) Middleware
16 41 (1.39%) .NET Core
17 36 (1.22%) SAP Fiori
18 31 (1.05%) SOAP
19 30 (1.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 284 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 103 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
3 103 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
4 76 (2.57%) FMCG
5 62 (2.10%) Driving Licence
5 62 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
6 60 (2.03%) User Experience
7 35 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 28 (0.95%) Social Media
9 20 (0.68%) Data Structures
9 20 (0.68%) EPoS
10 19 (0.64%) Data Centre
10 19 (0.64%) Life Science
10 19 (0.64%) Virtual Team
11 17 (0.58%) AS400
11 17 (0.58%) PMI
12 14 (0.47%) Internet of Things
13 13 (0.44%) iSeries
14 12 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 260 (8.81%) Windows
2 118 (4.00%) Linux
3 114 (3.86%) Windows Server
4 62 (2.10%) Unix
5 34 (1.15%) Windows 10
6 28 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (0.91%) Android
8 21 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.27%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.14%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.14%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.10%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.10%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.034%) AIX
12 1 (0.034%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.034%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.034%) Solaris
12 1 (0.034%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (21.61%) CRM
2 618 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 455 (15.41%) Project Management
4 435 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
5 326 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 308 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
7 248 (8.40%) Logistics
8 235 (7.96%) E-Commerce
9 227 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 186 (6.30%) Migration
10 186 (6.30%) PRINCE2
11 184 (6.23%) Project Delivery
12 177 (6.00%) Analytics
12 177 (6.00%) Scrum
13 171 (5.79%) Change Management
14 161 (5.45%) ITIL
15 157 (5.32%) Workflow
16 152 (5.15%) Waterfall
17 141 (4.78%) Continuous Improvement
17 141 (4.78%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 705 (23.88%) SQL
2 220 (7.45%) C#
3 200 (6.78%) JavaScript
4 126 (4.27%) Java
5 109 (3.69%) PL/SQL
6 93 (3.15%) T-SQL
7 81 (2.74%) PHP
7 81 (2.74%) Python
8 69 (2.34%) ABAP
9 68 (2.30%) PowerShell
10 43 (1.46%) C
11 41 (1.39%) X++
12 37 (1.25%) VB
13 35 (1.19%) VBA
14 34 (1.15%) VB.NET
15 21 (0.71%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 14 (0.47%) Apex Code
17 13 (0.44%) TypeScript
18 12 (0.41%) C++
19 11 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 313 (10.60%) Degree
2 45 (1.52%) PMI Certification
3 40 (1.36%) PMP
4 39 (1.32%) ACCA
4 39 (1.32%) Security Cleared
5 38 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 37 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (1.15%) SAP Certification
8 30 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 27 (0.91%) Master's Degree
10 25 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (0.81%) CIMA
11 24 (0.81%) SC Cleared
12 21 (0.71%) ISEB
13 17 (0.58%) AAT
14 15 (0.51%) ISTQB
14 15 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 12 (0.41%) MCSE
16 11 (0.37%) CCNA
16 11 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (3.05%) QA
2 67 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 61 (2.07%) SLA
4 58 (1.96%) GDPR
5 43 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 35 (1.19%) PMO
7 16 (0.54%) IFRS
8 10 (0.34%) COBIT
9 9 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.17%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.17%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.14%) ISO 9000
13 3 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.10%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.068%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 2 (0.068%) GAMP
15 1 (0.034%) Actionable Recommendations
15 1 (0.034%) GAAP
System Software
1 141 (4.78%) Active Directory
2 35 (1.19%) Hyper-V
3 30 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (0.78%) Docker
5 9 (0.30%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.17%) Firmware
8 4 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.14%) XenApp
9 3 (0.10%) Terminal Server
9 3 (0.10%) vSphere
10 2 (0.068%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.034%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.034%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (1.05%) Kubernetes
2 18 (0.61%) Terraform
3 16 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.44%) Puppet
6 10 (0.34%) FortiGate
7 9 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
8 8 (0.27%) SCCM
9 5 (0.17%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.14%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.10%) HP ALM
11 3 (0.10%) LiteSpeed
12 2 (0.068%) Istio
12 2 (0.068%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.068%) WSUS
13 1 (0.034%) Nagios
13 1 (0.034%) SCOM
13 1 (0.034%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 943 (31.94%) SAP
2 664 (22.49%) Oracle
3 645 (21.85%) Microsoft
4 267 (9.04%) JD Edwards
5 151 (5.12%) Sage
6 147 (4.98%) Salesforce.com
7 76 (2.57%) Citrix
8 67 (2.27%) VMware
9 59 (2.00%) Workday
10 53 (1.80%) Infor
11 52 (1.76%) Tableau
12 46 (1.56%) hybris
12 46 (1.56%) IFS
13 40 (1.36%) Epicor
14 38 (1.29%) Google
15 31 (1.05%) Ariba
15 31 (1.05%) IBM
16 29 (0.98%) PeopleSoft
17 27 (0.91%) Sitecore
18 26 (0.88%) Cisco