The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 81 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14  
Permanent jobs citing ERP 250 184 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.64% 3.27% 2.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 3.71% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 217 159 149
Median salary £49,500 £55,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +32.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,100 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

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 North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6170 4961 5664
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.86% 88.27% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4995 4193 4601
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

ERP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for ERP in the North West

ERP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the North West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for ERP in the North West

ERP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Manchester -17 151 £52,500 -4.54% 18
Lancashire +24 44 £40,000 - 7
Cheshire -20 33 £46,875 +3.02% 9
Merseyside -6 9 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Cumbria - 8 £90,000 - 1
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 North West region with a requirement for ERP.

1 209 (40.90%) SAP
2 149 (29.16%) SQL
3 134 (26.22%) SAP ERP
4 122 (23.87%) FMCG
5 106 (20.74%) Finance
6 98 (19.18%) Translating Business Requirements
6 98 (19.18%) Matrix Organization
7 89 (17.42%) Microsoft
8 85 (16.63%) Oracle
9 84 (16.44%) Manufacturing
10 73 (14.29%) Sage
11 65 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
12 58 (11.35%) SAP SD
12 58 (11.35%) Project Management
13 52 (10.18%) ITIL
14 50 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
15 48 (9.39%) CRM
15 48 (9.39%) SQL Server
16 46 (9.00%) Crystal Reports
17 45 (8.81%) iSeries
18 43 (8.41%) Dynamics NAV
18 43 (8.41%) SDLC
19 41 (8.02%) SAP APO
19 41 (8.02%) AS400
20 40 (7.83%) Waterfall
20 40 (7.83%) Business Analysis
20 40 (7.83%) Dynamics AX
21 39 (7.63%) IBM
21 39 (7.63%) Order to Cash
22 37 (7.24%) RPG

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.20%) JBoss
5 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (4.89%) Microsoft Office
2 23 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 134 (26.22%) SAP ERP
2 58 (11.35%) SAP SD
3 43 (8.41%) Dynamics NAV
4 41 (8.02%) SAP APO
5 40 (7.83%) Dynamics AX
6 29 (5.68%) Oracle EBS
7 28 (5.48%) Oracle ERP
8 23 (4.50%) Sage X3
9 20 (3.91%) SAP Business One
10 18 (3.52%) Oracle Financials
10 18 (3.52%) Sage 200
11 17 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
12 16 (3.13%) NetSuite
12 16 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
13 15 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
14 14 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
14 14 (2.74%) Oracle Receivables
15 13 (2.54%) Oracle Assets
15 13 (2.54%) Oracle Cash Management
16 11 (2.15%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.96%) SaaS
3 8 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (1.17%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (0.59%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) Boomi
6 1 (0.20%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.76%) HTTP
2 8 (1.57%) FTP
3 7 (1.37%) LAN
3 7 (1.37%) WAN
4 4 (0.78%) Internet
5 2 (0.39%) SMS
6 1 (0.20%) Firewall
6 1 (0.20%) Intranet
6 1 (0.20%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.39%) SQL Server
2 46 (9.00%) Crystal Reports
3 35 (6.85%) DB2
4 33 (6.46%) Oracle Reports
5 26 (5.09%) Oracle Database
6 21 (4.11%) QlikView
7 20 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.15%) MS Access
9 11 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.15%) SQLPlus
10 10 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
10 10 (1.96%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (1.76%) PowerPivot
12 8 (1.57%) Qlik Sense
13 6 (1.17%) BigQuery
13 6 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (1.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 6 (1.17%) Power BI
14 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (1.37%) Selenium
3 6 (1.17%) Toad
4 3 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.39%) JIRA
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.39%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.39%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.20%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
General
1 106 (20.74%) Finance
2 84 (16.44%) Manufacturing
3 33 (6.46%) Retail
4 21 (4.11%) Advertising
5 13 (2.54%) Marketing
6 12 (2.35%) General Ledger
7 5 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.59%) Billing
8 3 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.39%) Banking
9 2 (0.39%) German Language
9 2 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 217 (42.47%) Analyst
2 146 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 117 (22.90%) SAP Analyst
4 114 (22.31%) SAP Business Analyst
5 62 (12.13%) Consultant
6 55 (10.76%) SAP SD Analyst
6 55 (10.76%) SAP SD Business Analyst
7 47 (9.20%) Developer
8 42 (8.22%) ERP Manager
9 41 (8.02%) SAP APO Analyst
9 41 (8.02%) SAP APO Business Analyst
10 34 (6.65%) Project Manager
11 27 (5.28%) Applications Support
11 27 (5.28%) IT Manager
11 27 (5.28%) Support Analyst
12 22 (4.31%) Software Consultant
12 22 (4.31%) SQL Developer
13 21 (4.11%) Sage Consultant
14 20 (3.91%) RPG Programmer
14 20 (3.91%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.70%) .NET
2 22 (4.31%) EDI
3 18 (3.52%) XML
4 10 (1.96%) Web Services
5 8 (1.57%) EDIFACT
5 8 (1.57%) IDoc
5 8 (1.57%) Middleware
6 6 (1.17%) HTML
7 5 (0.98%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.98%) Oracle ADF
8 4 (0.78%) CSS
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.39%) REST
10 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.20%) COM
10 1 (0.20%) COM+
10 1 (0.20%) HTML5
10 1 (0.20%) jQuery
10 1 (0.20%) Lucene
10 1 (0.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 122 (23.87%) FMCG
2 45 (8.81%) iSeries
3 41 (8.02%) AS400
4 30 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (2.94%) iPad
7 13 (2.54%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.76%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.57%) TRADACOMS
10 7 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.17%) Life Science
12 4 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (0.78%) Driving Licence
12 4 (0.78%) EPoS
12 4 (0.78%) User Experience
13 2 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.39%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.20%) Reference Data
14 1 (0.20%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.05%) Windows
2 19 (3.72%) Windows Server
3 14 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 13 (2.54%) Windows 10
5 9 (1.76%) Linux
6 8 (1.57%) Unix
7 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (19.18%) Matrix Organization
1 98 (19.18%) Translating Business Requirements
2 65 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (11.35%) Project Management
4 52 (10.18%) ITIL
5 50 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
6 48 (9.39%) CRM
7 43 (8.41%) SDLC
8 40 (7.83%) Business Analysis
8 40 (7.83%) Waterfall
9 39 (7.63%) Order to Cash
10 34 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 32 (6.26%) Unit Testing
12 24 (4.70%) E-Commerce
12 24 (4.70%) Presales
13 23 (4.50%) IT Strategy
13 23 (4.50%) Logistics
14 19 (3.72%) Change Management
15 17 (3.33%) Data Analysis
16 14 (2.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 149 (29.16%) SQL
2 37 (7.24%) RPG
3 25 (4.89%) PL/SQL
4 21 (4.11%) C#
5 14 (2.74%) Java
6 13 (2.54%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.76%) ActionScript
8 8 (1.57%) ActionScript 2.0
9 7 (1.37%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 6 (1.17%) VB
11 5 (0.98%) Python
11 5 (0.98%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.78%) C
13 3 (0.59%) R
14 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.39%) C++
14 2 (0.39%) Perl
14 2 (0.39%) Ruby
14 2 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (4.89%) Degree
2 11 (2.15%) ACCA
3 7 (1.37%) ISEB
4 5 (0.98%) CIMA
5 4 (0.78%) CISA
5 4 (0.78%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.59%) CISSP
6 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.39%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.39%) PMP
8 1 (0.20%) CCA
8 1 (0.20%) CISM
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.20%) HND
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) MCP
8 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.15%) SLA
2 9 (1.76%) QA
3 5 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.39%) PMO
6 1 (0.20%) GAAP
6 1 (0.20%) IFRS
System Software
1 3 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.39%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 209 (40.90%) SAP
2 89 (17.42%) Microsoft
3 85 (16.63%) Oracle
4 73 (14.29%) Sage
5 39 (7.63%) IBM
6 24 (4.70%) Epicor
7 19 (3.72%) Pegasus
8 17 (3.33%) Infor
9 13 (2.54%) IFS
9 13 (2.54%) JD Edwards
9 13 (2.54%) JDA
10 11 (2.15%) Hyperion
11 9 (1.76%) Sun
12 8 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.17%) Google
13 6 (1.17%) Tableau
14 5 (0.98%) Informatica
14 5 (0.98%) RedPrairie
15 4 (0.78%) Baan
15 4 (0.78%) Cognos
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 per annum + private healthcare and life assurance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Stockport
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 per annum + private healthcare and life assurance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Washington Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Car Allw, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £70k - 85k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Washington Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Neg £30,000 - £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 6 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: c£45,000 + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rossendale
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits package + training
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
North West England
Washington Frank
Posted: 15 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago