The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ERP over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 49 56
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing ERP 20 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.53% 1.83% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.11% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 4
Median salary £46,250 £30,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.16% -42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ERP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 427 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 90.46% 86.79% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 412 352 337
Median salary £40,436 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing ERP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Merseyside

ERP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for ERP in Merseyside

ERP
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Merseyside over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for ERP in Merseyside

ERP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +17 20 £46,250 +59.48%
ERP
North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for ERP.

1 13 (40.63%) SAP
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) Oracle
4 9 (28.13%) Sage
4 9 (28.13%) Finance
4 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
5 7 (21.88%) CRM
5 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (15.63%) MS Office
7 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
8 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.50%) Epicor
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Validation
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
8 4 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (12.50%) NetSuite
8 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
8 4 (12.50%) Alteryx
8 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) iPad

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (12.50%) NetSuite
1 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.25%) Maximo
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.25%) Sage 1000
2 2 (6.25%) Sage 200
2 2 (6.25%) Sage X3
2 2 (6.25%) SAP Business One
3 1 (3.13%) BPCS
3 1 (3.13%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (3.13%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (3.13%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
1 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
1 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Automotive
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
1 7 (21.88%) Consultant
2 6 (18.75%) Software Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Sage Consultant
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Data Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Support Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Database Developer
6 2 (6.25%) ERP Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) iPad
3 3 (9.38%) FMCG
3 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.13%) Life Science
5 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) CRM
2 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.50%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Validation
4 3 (9.38%) Business Development
4 3 (9.38%) Demand Management
5 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.25%) B2B
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
5 2 (6.25%) EAM
5 2 (6.25%) IT Governance
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) VBA
4 1 (3.13%) ABAP
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) SAP
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 9 (28.13%) Sage
4 4 (12.50%) Alteryx
4 4 (12.50%) Epicor
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (9.38%) Infor
5 3 (9.38%) JD Edwards
5 3 (9.38%) Pegasus
6 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 2 (6.25%) IFS
6 2 (6.25%) QAD
6 2 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) Workday