Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 116 145
Rank change year-on-year +27 +29 -45
Permanent jobs citing ERP 163 108 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.97% 2.03% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.19% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 94 72 52
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.57% +9.38% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,355 £29,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £56,125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -0.99%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,098 4,923 5,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.93% 92.54% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3,388 3,061 3,130
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in Scotland

ERP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for ERP in Scotland

ERP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for ERP in Scotland

ERP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Glasgow +16 54 £45,000 +5.88% 15
West Lothian +18 39 £50,000 +42.86% 5
Edinburgh -4 24 £52,500 -4.55% 3
Fife +6 10 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Aberdeen -10 10 £55,000 +37.50%
South Lanarkshire - 7 £37,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 4 £36,500 -
Dundee +8 3 £34,750 -30.50%
Scottish Borders - 3 £27,500 - 1
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,000 -
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for ERP.

1 75 (46.01%) Oracle
2 62 (38.04%) Finance
3 53 (32.52%) Microsoft
4 40 (24.54%) Dynamics AX
5 38 (23.31%) Oracle ERP
5 38 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (22.09%) SAP
7 33 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (18.40%) SQL
9 29 (17.79%) Oracle EBS
10 27 (16.56%) Manufacturing
11 26 (15.95%) SQL Server
12 24 (14.72%) CRM
12 24 (14.72%) Degree
13 23 (14.11%) Dynamics 365
14 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (11.04%) IFS
16 17 (10.43%) ITIL
17 16 (9.82%) Business Analysis
18 15 (9.20%) JIRA
18 15 (9.20%) Python
18 15 (9.20%) PL/SQL
18 15 (9.20%) HTML
18 15 (9.20%) Confluence
19 14 (8.59%) Presales
19 14 (8.59%) Migration
19 14 (8.59%) Oracle Reports
19 14 (8.59%) CSS
19 14 (8.59%) Epicor
19 14 (8.59%) Sage

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 15 (9.20%) Confluence
2 9 (5.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.84%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.61%) Appian
Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 40 (24.54%) Dynamics AX
2 38 (23.31%) Oracle ERP
3 29 (17.79%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (7.36%) SAP ERP
5 11 (6.75%) NetSuite
6 10 (6.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (6.13%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (6.13%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (5.52%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (2.45%) Dynamics SL
9 3 (1.84%) Infor M3
9 3 (1.84%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (1.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (1.84%) SAP CRM
10 2 (1.23%) SAP CO
10 2 (1.23%) SAP FI
10 2 (1.23%) SAP FI/CO
11 1 (0.61%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 1 (0.61%) SAP MM
11 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.11%) Dynamics 365
2 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.68%) IaaS
3 6 (3.68%) Office 365
4 4 (2.45%) SaaS
5 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.68%) SSH
2 2 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.59%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.52%) Oracle Database
5 8 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.68%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 12c
6 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.07%) Big Data
8 4 (2.45%) Power BI
8 4 (2.45%) QlikView
9 3 (1.84%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.23%) OLAP
11 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) DataStage
11 1 (0.61%) MS Access
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (9.20%) JIRA
2 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.23%) JMeter
3 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
General
1 62 (38.04%) Finance
2 27 (16.56%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.91%) Retail
4 7 (4.29%) Advertising
5 4 (2.45%) Marketing
6 3 (1.84%) Local Government
7 2 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (26.99%) Analyst
2 34 (20.86%) Consultant
3 23 (14.11%) Developer
4 19 (11.66%) ERP Consultant
5 18 (11.04%) Business Analyst
6 15 (9.20%) Administrator
6 15 (9.20%) Functional Consultant
7 14 (8.59%) Architect
8 13 (7.98%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.98%) Technical Analyst
9 11 (6.75%) Systems Analyst
9 11 (6.75%) Technical Business Analyst
10 10 (6.13%) ERP Specialist
11 9 (5.52%) Business Systems Analyst
11 9 (5.52%) ERP Analyst
11 9 (5.52%) Oracle Consultant
12 8 (4.91%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 8 (4.91%) Support Analyst
13 7 (4.29%) Data Migration Specialist
13 7 (4.29%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.20%) HTML
2 14 (8.59%) CSS
2 14 (8.59%) jQuery
3 11 (6.75%) Django
3 11 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (4.91%) .NET
5 4 (2.45%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.23%) CGI
7 1 (0.61%) Ajax
7 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.31%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.75%) Fintech
3 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.45%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.84%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.84%) FMCG
5 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.36%) Linux
2 11 (6.75%) Windows
3 10 (6.13%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.52%) Unix
5 3 (1.84%) CentOS
5 3 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.84%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.72%) CRM
3 21 (12.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (10.43%) ITIL
5 16 (9.82%) Business Analysis
6 14 (8.59%) Migration
6 14 (8.59%) Presales
6 14 (8.59%) Test Automation
7 12 (7.36%) Data Migration
7 12 (7.36%) Logistics
8 11 (6.75%) Manual Testing
8 11 (6.75%) System Testing
8 11 (6.75%) Web Development
9 10 (6.13%) Scrum
9 10 (6.13%) SDLC
10 9 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.91%) Analytics
12 7 (4.29%) Change Management
12 7 (4.29%) IT Strategy
12 7 (4.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.40%) SQL
2 15 (9.20%) PL/SQL
2 15 (9.20%) Python
3 7 (4.29%) C#
3 7 (4.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (4.29%) X++
4 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.61%) C++
5 1 (0.61%) Java
5 1 (0.61%) VB
5 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (14.72%) Degree
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.23%) ACCA
3 2 (1.23%) CIMA
3 2 (1.23%) HNC
3 2 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.61%) CISSP
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.61%) MCSA
4 1 (0.61%) MCSE
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.61%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.91%) SLA
2 5 (3.07%) PMO
3 4 (2.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.61%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (3.68%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.84%) Docker
3 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.84%) Ansible
2 3 (1.84%) Icinga
2 3 (1.84%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (46.01%) Oracle
2 53 (32.52%) Microsoft
3 36 (22.09%) SAP
4 18 (11.04%) IFS
5 14 (8.59%) Atlassian
5 14 (8.59%) Epicor
5 14 (8.59%) Sage
6 8 (4.91%) Infor
6 8 (4.91%) JD Edwards
7 7 (4.29%) Cadence
8 3 (1.84%) Cognos
8 3 (1.84%) New Relic
8 3 (1.84%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.23%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.23%) Pegasus
9 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.23%) Tableau
10 1 (0.61%) Citrix
10 1 (0.61%) Informatica
10 1 (0.61%) PeopleSoft