Period
to 27 November 2021

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 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 94 88
Rank change year-on-year +34 -6 0
Permanent jobs citing ERP 473 139 377
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.40% 2.99% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 3.23% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 397 92 312
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,500 £35,938 £37,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £49,250
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -8.63% +3.68%
75th Percentile £63,750 £59,063 £65,313
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,250 £99,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,043 4,310 10,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 93.44% 92.79% 92.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7,273 3,525 8,679
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £79,850 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing ERP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ERP in the Midlands.

Salary trend for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing ERP in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for ERP in the Midlands

ERP
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
West Midlands +26 326 £55,000 +7.32% 53
East Midlands +6 128 £45,000 +12.50% 36
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 161 (34.04%) Finance
2 155 (32.77%) Social Skills
3 124 (26.22%) Manufacturing
4 111 (23.47%) Oracle
5 96 (20.30%) Microsoft
6 95 (20.08%) Project Management
7 87 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
8 85 (17.97%) SAP
9 82 (17.34%) Project Delivery
10 81 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 79 (16.70%) CRM
11 79 (16.70%) SaaS
12 66 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
13 64 (13.53%) JD Edwards
14 63 (13.32%) PRINCE2
14 63 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
15 62 (13.11%) SQL
16 55 (11.63%) Web Services
17 52 (10.99%) Microsoft Project
17 52 (10.99%) Oracle ERP
18 51 (10.78%) SQL Server
19 48 (10.15%) QA
20 46 (9.73%) NetSuite
20 46 (9.73%) Power Platform
21 45 (9.51%) Coaching
21 45 (9.51%) Power BI
22 44 (9.30%) Presales
22 44 (9.30%) Migration
23 42 (8.88%) Project Planning
24 41 (8.67%) Degree

ERP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.38%) OpenEdge
3 4 (0.85%) MS Project Server
3 4 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.63%) Confluence
5 2 (0.42%) CMS
5 2 (0.42%) IIS
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle UPK
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (10.99%) Microsoft Project
2 22 (4.65%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Smart View
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.21%) InDesign
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (10.99%) Oracle ERP
2 46 (9.73%) NetSuite
3 32 (6.77%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (4.44%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
4 21 (4.44%) SAP S/4HANA
5 16 (3.38%) SAP CO
5 16 (3.38%) SAP FI
5 16 (3.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 13 (2.75%) SAP ERP
7 11 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (1.27%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 6 (1.27%) Unit4 Business World
10 5 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 5 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
11 4 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
11 4 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
12 3 (0.63%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 79 (16.70%) SaaS
2 46 (9.73%) Power Platform
3 36 (7.61%) Azure
4 32 (6.77%) AWS
5 29 (6.13%) Dynamics 365
6 21 (4.44%) Microsoft 365
7 13 (2.75%) PaaS
8 9 (1.90%) GCP
9 6 (1.27%) IaaS
10 5 (1.06%) Taleo
11 4 (0.85%) Boomi
12 3 (0.63%) PowerApps
12 3 (0.63%) ServiceMax
12 3 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.42%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 1 (0.21%) Google Workspace
14 1 (0.21%) Power Automate
14 1 (0.21%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.54%) DHCP
1 12 (2.54%) DNS
2 6 (1.27%) Internet
3 4 (0.85%) LAN
4 3 (0.63%) Intranet
4 3 (0.63%) WAN
5 2 (0.42%) Firewall
5 2 (0.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 2 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.21%) 5G
6 1 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.21%) RFID
6 1 (0.21%) SSL
6 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 45 (9.51%) Power BI
3 28 (5.92%) Crystal Reports
4 27 (5.71%) MySQL
5 21 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (4.23%) QlikView
7 16 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.54%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (2.33%) Tableau
11 5 (1.06%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.85%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
13 3 (0.63%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.06%) JIRA
3 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.63%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.42%) LSMW
5 2 (0.42%) Mercurial
5 2 (0.42%) Subversion
6 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 161 (34.04%) Finance
2 155 (32.77%) Social Skills
3 124 (26.22%) Manufacturing
4 36 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.71%) Billing
5 27 (5.71%) Public Sector
6 21 (4.44%) Telecoms
7 20 (4.23%) Influencing Skills
7 20 (4.23%) Presentation Skills
8 19 (4.02%) Marketing
8 19 (4.02%) Retail
9 12 (2.54%) Automotive
10 11 (2.33%) Law
11 9 (1.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 9 (1.90%) Publishing
12 8 (1.69%) General Ledger
13 5 (1.06%) Organisational Skills
14 4 (0.85%) Advertising
15 3 (0.63%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (18.18%) Analyst
2 61 (12.90%) Consultant
3 59 (12.47%) Developer
4 57 (12.05%) Project Manager
5 44 (9.30%) ERP Manager
6 41 (8.67%) Business Analyst
7 40 (8.46%) Architect
8 33 (6.98%) ERP Project Manager
9 29 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (5.50%) IT Manager
10 26 (5.50%) Software Developer
11 24 (5.07%) Software Manager
12 23 (4.86%) Development Manager
12 23 (4.86%) Lead Developer
13 22 (4.65%) IT Support
14 21 (4.44%) SaaS Developer
15 20 (4.23%) Applications Support
15 20 (4.23%) Lead Software Developer
16 19 (4.02%) ERP Analyst
16 19 (4.02%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (11.63%) Web Services
2 30 (6.34%) HTML
3 29 (6.13%) EDI
4 25 (5.29%) Middleware
5 24 (5.07%) CSS
6 20 (4.23%) Apache Flex
7 17 (3.59%) Oracle Fusion
8 14 (2.96%) SOAP
9 10 (2.11%) JSON
10 7 (1.48%) .NET
11 6 (1.27%) RESTful
12 5 (1.06%) REST
13 3 (0.63%) Restlet
13 3 (0.63%) SAP Basis
13 3 (0.63%) XML
14 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
14 2 (0.42%) BAPI
14 2 (0.42%) ODBC
14 2 (0.42%) Razor View Engine
14 2 (0.42%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.03%) Self-Motivation
2 25 (5.29%) FMCG
3 23 (4.86%) Driving Licence
4 20 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 16 (3.38%) Data Protection Act
6 15 (3.17%) AS400
6 15 (3.17%) iSeries
7 12 (2.54%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.33%) Virtual Team
9 10 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
10 9 (1.90%) Social Media
11 7 (1.48%) Legacy Systems
12 6 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
12 6 (1.27%) Industry 4.0
12 6 (1.27%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.27%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.85%) Blog
13 4 (0.85%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.71%) Windows
2 12 (2.54%) Windows 10
2 12 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (2.54%) Windows XP
3 10 (2.11%) Linux
4 8 (1.69%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.63%) Unix
6 2 (0.42%) Android
6 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) AIX
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (20.08%) Project Management
2 87 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (17.34%) Project Delivery
4 81 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (16.70%) CRM
6 66 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (13.32%) PRINCE2
7 63 (13.32%) Problem-Solving
8 45 (9.51%) Coaching
9 44 (9.30%) Migration
9 44 (9.30%) Presales
10 42 (8.88%) Project Planning
11 41 (8.67%) Analytics
12 39 (8.25%) Requirements Gathering
13 38 (8.03%) Business Analysis
14 29 (6.13%) ITIL
14 29 (6.13%) Logistics
15 28 (5.92%) Decision-Making
15 28 (5.92%) Product Roadmap
15 28 (5.92%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (13.11%) SQL
2 41 (8.67%) JavaScript
3 29 (6.13%) Java
4 20 (4.23%) RPG
5 19 (4.02%) COBOL
5 19 (4.02%) RPG IV
5 19 (4.02%) RPG/400
6 13 (2.75%) C#
7 9 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.48%) C
8 7 (1.48%) Python
9 3 (0.63%) Go
9 3 (0.63%) Java 8
9 3 (0.63%) PHP
9 3 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.42%) C++
10 2 (0.42%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.42%) VB
11 1 (0.21%) ABAP
11 1 (0.21%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (8.67%) Degree
2 29 (6.13%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.85%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.63%) HND
6 3 (0.63%) ISEB
6 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.63%) PMP
7 2 (0.42%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.42%) AAT
7 2 (0.42%) ACCA
7 2 (0.42%) CIMA
7 2 (0.42%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (10.15%) QA
2 23 (4.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (2.75%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.75%) PMO
4 11 (2.33%) GDPR
5 9 (1.90%) SLA
6 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.42%) Accessibility
7 2 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.21%) COBIT
8 1 (0.21%) NCSC
8 1 (0.21%) NIST
System Software
1 22 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 111 (23.47%) Oracle
2 96 (20.30%) Microsoft
3 85 (17.97%) SAP
4 64 (13.53%) JD Edwards
5 22 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.96%) IFS
7 12 (2.54%) Acronis
7 12 (2.54%) MAPICS
7 12 (2.54%) Veeam
8 11 (2.33%) Sage
9 10 (2.11%) Infor
9 10 (2.11%) LANSA
10 9 (1.90%) Google
11 8 (1.69%) Birst
12 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.63%) Dell
13 2 (0.42%) Cisco
13 2 (0.42%) Civica
13 2 (0.42%) Northgate
13 2 (0.42%) Red Hat