Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 126 154
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 -3
Permanent jobs citing ERP 4,373 4,094 4,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.72% 2.57% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 2.84% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3,506 3,348 3,610
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,175 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £82,500
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 146,094 144,266 169,914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 90.82% 90.50% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 118,439 119,137 142,931
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +6 1,330 £57,500 -2.54% 156
South East +20 848 £52,500 +10.53% 84
North of England -22 798 £47,500 +5.56% 107
Midlands +23 654 £47,500 +5.56% 81
West Midlands +21 419 £47,500 +5.56% 54
North West -22 407 £50,000 +5.26% 55
East of England +45 363 £48,750 +5.98% 48
Yorkshire -24 303 £45,000 +8.76% 37
South West +6 274 £40,000 -2.44% 34
East Midlands +26 231 £48,750 +13.37% 27
North East -3 88 £37,500 -1.32% 15
South Coast +2 4 £100,000 -
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 1,694 (38.74%) Finance
2 1,305 (29.84%) SAP
3 1,211 (27.69%) Microsoft
4 1,209 (27.65%) SQL
5 1,161 (26.55%) Oracle
6 1,057 (24.17%) CRM
7 850 (19.44%) Dynamics AX
8 731 (16.72%) Advertising
9 682 (15.60%) Manufacturing
10 641 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
11 633 (14.48%) NetSuite
12 622 (14.22%) Project Management
13 593 (13.56%) Retail
14 589 (13.47%) Sage
15 582 (13.31%) Business Intelligence
16 514 (11.75%) Dynamics 365
17 465 (10.63%) Infor
18 459 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
19 458 (10.47%) SQL Server
20 452 (10.34%) Epicor
21 421 (9.63%) Degree
22 400 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
23 399 (9.12%) E-Commerce
24 392 (8.96%) JD Edwards
25 354 (8.10%) .NET
26 336 (7.68%) JavaScript
27 325 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
27 325 (7.43%) Dynamics CRM
28 322 (7.36%) C#
29 314 (7.18%) 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
1 140 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 51 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
3 49 (1.12%) CMS
4 45 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 39 (0.89%) Confluence
6 34 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 32 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (0.53%) IIS
9 21 (0.48%) Apache
10 14 (0.32%) WordPress
11 13 (0.30%) OpenEdge
11 13 (0.30%) Tomcat
12 10 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (0.23%) NetWeaver
13 9 (0.21%) SAS
14 6 (0.14%) ArcGIS
14 6 (0.14%) ArcSDE
14 6 (0.14%) MS Project Server
14 6 (0.14%) Oracle UPK
14 6 (0.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 209 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
2 207 (4.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 84 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
4 52 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 39 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 26 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.18%) Camtasia
8 7 (0.16%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (0.11%) SPSS
10 3 (0.069%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.023%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 850 (19.44%) Dynamics AX
2 633 (14.48%) NetSuite
3 325 (7.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 247 (5.65%) Dynamics NAV
5 221 (5.05%) SAP Business One
6 215 (4.92%) SAP ERP
7 189 (4.32%) Oracle EBS
8 169 (3.86%) Oracle ERP
9 141 (3.22%) Oracle EBS R12
10 95 (2.17%) Oracle Financials
11 86 (1.97%) Sage X3
12 78 (1.78%) Unit4 Business World
13 73 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
14 70 (1.60%) SAP S/4HANA
15 67 (1.53%) Oracle Receivables
16 52 (1.19%) SAP FI
17 51 (1.17%) Sage 200
18 50 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
19 49 (1.12%) Dynamics GP
20 47 (1.07%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 514 (11.75%) Dynamics 365
2 276 (6.31%) SaaS
3 153 (3.50%) Office 365
4 148 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 83 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
6 69 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
7 66 (1.51%) IaaS
8 64 (1.46%) PaaS
9 22 (0.50%) Basecamp
10 21 (0.48%) Boomi
10 21 (0.48%) FinancialForce
11 18 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
12 14 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
12 14 (0.32%) GitHub
13 11 (0.25%) Force.com
14 10 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.21%) Google Analytics
16 5 (0.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 5 (0.11%) SAP Leonardo
17 4 (0.091%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 84 (1.92%) Internet
2 54 (1.23%) VPN
3 41 (0.94%) DNS
4 37 (0.85%) SMS
5 34 (0.78%) DHCP
6 32 (0.73%) Firewall
7 31 (0.71%) Intranet
8 29 (0.66%) TCP/IP
9 21 (0.48%) LAN
10 20 (0.46%) WAN
11 14 (0.32%) SAN
11 14 (0.32%) Skype
12 11 (0.25%) Extranet
12 11 (0.25%) WebEx
13 10 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (0.18%) Network Security
14 8 (0.18%) VLAN
14 8 (0.18%) Wireless
15 7 (0.16%) HTTP
16 6 (0.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (10.47%) SQL Server
2 258 (5.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 206 (4.71%) Crystal Reports
4 159 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 131 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
6 121 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
7 119 (2.72%) Power BI
8 99 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 83 (1.90%) SAP HANA
10 76 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
10 76 (1.74%) MySQL
11 70 (1.60%) Oracle Database
12 66 (1.51%) Relational Database
13 59 (1.35%) QlikView
14 43 (0.98%) SAP BW
15 42 (0.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 40 (0.91%) Big Data
17 34 (0.78%) GIS
17 34 (0.78%) OLAP
18 32 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 69 (1.58%) JIRA
2 43 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
3 39 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 39 (0.89%) Visual Studio
4 37 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (0.64%) Selenium
6 25 (0.57%) Jenkins
7 18 (0.41%) JUnit
7 18 (0.41%) Oracle APEX
7 18 (0.41%) TestRail
8 15 (0.34%) MorphX
8 15 (0.34%) Subversion
8 15 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (0.25%) Gatling
10 10 (0.23%) Eclipse
10 10 (0.23%) LSMW
10 10 (0.23%) WebDriver
11 9 (0.21%) JDeveloper
11 9 (0.21%) Toad
12 8 (0.18%) Cucumber
General
1 1,694 (38.74%) Finance
2 731 (16.72%) Advertising
3 682 (15.60%) Manufacturing
4 593 (13.56%) Retail
5 221 (5.05%) Marketing
6 101 (2.31%) Billing
7 71 (1.62%) Telecoms
8 61 (1.39%) General Ledger
9 55 (1.26%) Banking
10 48 (1.10%) Legal
11 47 (1.07%) French Language
12 45 (1.03%) Back Office
12 45 (1.03%) German Language
13 30 (0.69%) Automotive
14 29 (0.66%) Games
15 25 (0.57%) Publishing
16 20 (0.46%) Law
17 15 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
18 14 (0.32%) Spanish Language
19 13 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 894 (20.44%) Analyst
2 776 (17.75%) Consultant
3 456 (10.43%) Developer
4 379 (8.67%) Architect
5 333 (7.61%) Project Manager
6 310 (7.09%) Business Analyst
7 285 (6.52%) ERP Manager
8 218 (4.99%) Support Analyst
9 193 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
10 177 (4.05%) Administrator
11 171 (3.91%) ERP Analyst
12 167 (3.82%) Applications Support
13 158 (3.61%) Dynamics AX Consultant
14 157 (3.59%) IT Manager
15 147 (3.36%) ERP Consultant
16 137 (3.13%) Functional Consultant
17 124 (2.84%) ERP Support
17 124 (2.84%) SAP Consultant
18 121 (2.77%) Systems Analyst
19 120 (2.74%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (8.10%) .NET
2 151 (3.45%) HTML
3 142 (3.25%) XML
4 106 (2.42%) CSS
5 103 (2.36%) Web Services
6 102 (2.33%) ASP.NET
7 96 (2.20%) Middleware
8 90 (2.06%) EDI
9 72 (1.65%) Oracle Fusion
10 66 (1.51%) jQuery
11 45 (1.03%) AngularJS
12 44 (1.01%) REST
13 42 (0.96%) Spring
14 39 (0.89%) JSON
15 35 (0.80%) J2EE
16 33 (0.75%) SOAP
17 32 (0.73%) SAP Fiori
18 31 (0.71%) .NET Framework
19 30 (0.69%) HTML5
20 26 (0.59%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 459 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
3 177 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 151 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 146 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
6 124 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
7 63 (1.44%) FMCG
8 52 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 46 (1.05%) Data Centre
9 46 (1.05%) Virtual Team
10 45 (1.03%) Driving Licence
11 39 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
11 39 (0.89%) EPoS
11 39 (0.89%) User Experience
12 37 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 37 (0.85%) Life Science
13 27 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
14 24 (0.55%) Fintech
15 18 (0.41%) Client/Server
16 17 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 299 (6.84%) Windows
2 169 (3.86%) Windows Server
3 132 (3.02%) Linux
4 86 (1.97%) Unix
5 38 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 27 (0.62%) Windows 10
6 27 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 26 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (0.46%) Android
9 15 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 10 (0.23%) Solaris
11 9 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 8 (0.18%) HPUX
13 7 (0.16%) CentOS
13 7 (0.16%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.14%) SUSE
15 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.091%) Fedora
16 4 (0.091%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.091%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,057 (24.17%) CRM
2 641 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
3 622 (14.22%) Project Management
4 582 (13.31%) Business Intelligence
5 400 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
6 399 (9.12%) E-Commerce
7 325 (7.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 314 (7.18%) Logistics
9 252 (5.76%) PRINCE2
10 246 (5.63%) Business Analysis
10 246 (5.63%) ITIL
11 227 (5.19%) Change Management
12 224 (5.12%) Analytics
13 214 (4.89%) Migration
13 214 (4.89%) Presales
14 204 (4.66%) Continuous Improvement
15 195 (4.46%) Business Development
16 173 (3.96%) Coaching
17 159 (3.64%) IT Strategy
18 153 (3.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1,209 (27.65%) SQL
2 336 (7.68%) JavaScript
3 322 (7.36%) C#
4 284 (6.49%) Java
5 156 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 116 (2.65%) X++
7 111 (2.54%) T-SQL
8 98 (2.24%) C++
9 83 (1.90%) PHP
10 80 (1.83%) VB.NET
11 77 (1.76%) VBA
12 69 (1.58%) C
13 67 (1.53%) VB
14 54 (1.23%) Python
15 53 (1.21%) ABAP
16 33 (0.75%) VBScript
17 25 (0.57%) PowerShell
18 17 (0.39%) R
18 17 (0.39%) Ruby
19 11 (0.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 421 (9.63%) Degree
2 144 (3.29%) ACCA
3 132 (3.02%) CIMA
4 105 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 64 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
6 62 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 59 (1.35%) PMP
8 44 (1.01%) TOGAF Certification
9 41 (0.94%) AAT
10 36 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 33 (0.75%) Security Cleared
12 31 (0.71%) Master's Degree
13 20 (0.46%) MCSE
13 20 (0.46%) SC Cleared
14 17 (0.39%) CISA
14 17 (0.39%) ISEB
15 15 (0.34%) HND
15 15 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
15 15 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 14 (0.32%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (2.54%) QA
2 93 (2.13%) PMO
3 70 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 53 (1.21%) SLA
5 32 (0.73%) GDPR
6 24 (0.55%) COBIT
7 23 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (0.21%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.18%) GAMP
11 6 (0.14%) GAAP
12 5 (0.11%) ISO 9001
13 3 (0.069%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.069%) PSD2
14 2 (0.046%) Actionable Recommendations
14 2 (0.046%) GxP
14 2 (0.046%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 2 (0.046%) ISO 14001
14 2 (0.046%) PMBOK
System Software
1 151 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 63 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 31 (0.71%) Docker
5 23 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.23%) vSphere
7 7 (0.16%) NFS
7 7 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.14%) XenApp
9 5 (0.11%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.069%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.069%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.023%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.023%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.023%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
2 21 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 9 (0.21%) Backup Exec
3 9 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.18%) HP UCMDB
4 8 (0.18%) SCCM
5 6 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.14%) Puppet
6 5 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.069%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.069%) RSA Archer
8 2 (0.046%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.046%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.046%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.046%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.046%) Terraform
8 2 (0.046%) WSUS
9 1 (0.023%) SCOM
9 1 (0.023%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1,305 (29.84%) SAP
2 1,211 (27.69%) Microsoft
3 1,161 (26.55%) Oracle
4 589 (13.47%) Sage
5 465 (10.63%) Infor
6 452 (10.34%) Epicor
7 392 (8.96%) JD Edwards
8 288 (6.59%) IFS
9 202 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
10 129 (2.95%) Xero
11 109 (2.49%) VMware
12 89 (2.04%) Workday
13 65 (1.49%) Citrix
14 59 (1.35%) Tableau
15 54 (1.23%) Hyperion
16 41 (0.94%) Google
17 39 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
18 34 (0.78%) Cisco
18 34 (0.78%) Pegasus
18 34 (0.78%) Siebel