The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England / Midlands
Rank 8 10 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Permanent jobs citing ERP 1 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.85% 11.01% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 13.19% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 2
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -34.88%  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 24 91 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 92.31% 83.49% 80.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 80 68
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

ERP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) Cognos
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (75.00%) Cognos TM1
2 6 (75.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis

ERP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
2 6 (75.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Cognos Consultant
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Consultant
2 6 (75.00%) TM1 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cognos
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP