Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 32 26
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +39
Permanent jobs citing ERP 48 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 5.35% 6.37% 7.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.24% 7.22% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 54
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £36,250 £24,850
90th Percentile £52,500 £71,375 £45,063
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 769 803 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.73% 88.14% 84.22%
Number of salaries quoted 621 721 667
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £22,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £46,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing ERP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ERP in Lancashire.

Salary trend for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Lancashire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for ERP in Lancashire

ERP
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Lancashire 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
Lancaster - 8 £42,500 -
Chorley -1 7 £19,000 -49.33%
Preston -10 7 £40,000 -
Blackburn -5 6 £45,000 +12.50%
Burnley -3 3 £37,500 -
Rossendale - 3 £32,500 -
Blackpool +12 2 £34,875 -49.27%
ERP
North West

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for ERP.

1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) Project Management
3 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
4 11 (22.92%) Finance
4 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
5 10 (20.83%) CRM
6 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 9 (18.75%) SAP
7 8 (16.67%) C#
7 8 (16.67%) Epicor
7 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (14.58%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (14.58%) .NET
8 7 (14.58%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) Retail
9 6 (12.50%) SaaS
10 5 (10.42%) Office 365
10 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.42%) Logistics
10 5 (10.42%) Sage
10 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
10 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
10 5 (10.42%) MySQL
10 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
10 5 (10.42%) PHP
11 4 (8.33%) RPG

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (8.33%) Magento
2 4 (8.33%) SAP Business One
3 2 (4.17%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) SaaS
2 5 (10.42%) Office 365
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) MPLS
2 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (14.58%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (10.42%) MySQL
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.33%) DB2
4 4 (8.33%) MS Access
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.08%) QlikView
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
1 11 (22.92%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Advertising
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Analyst
1 10 (20.83%) IT Manager
2 7 (14.58%) Applications Support
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Consultant
3 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Development Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) ERP Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Crystal Reports Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.33%) IT Development Manager
5 4 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Junior
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.33%) AS400
3 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) iPad
3 4 (8.33%) iSeries
4 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) CentOS
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Project Management
2 10 (20.83%) CRM
3 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.42%) Logistics
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) Coaching
6 4 (8.33%) Data Management
6 4 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (8.33%) Information Security
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
6 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.33%) SDLC
6 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analytics
7 3 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 8 (16.67%) C#
3 5 (10.42%) PHP
4 4 (8.33%) PHP 5
4 4 (8.33%) PHP 7
4 4 (8.33%) RPG
5 2 (4.17%) X++
6 1 (2.08%) ABAP
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) ACCA
1 1 (2.08%) CIMA
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
1 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.17%) PMO
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) SAP
3 8 (16.67%) Epicor
4 5 (10.42%) Sage
5 4 (8.33%) IBM
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (4.17%) Avaya
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco
7 2 (4.17%) VMware
8 1 (2.08%) Infor
8 1 (2.08%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.08%) SYSPRO