Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 115 145
Rank change year-on-year +42 +30 -32
Permanent jobs citing ERP 195 113 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.62% 2.04% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 2.22% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 76 80 49
Scotland median annual salary £47,388 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.47% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,875 £32,200 £28,900
90th Percentile £69,375 £62,500 £69,400
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 5,014 5,099 4,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.04% 92.14% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,268 3,250 2,930
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +22 67 £46,888 +15.77% 17
West Lothian +14 65 £47,500 +35.71%
Edinburgh +16 26 £66,500 +20.91% 11
Aberdeen -14 7 £48,750 +21.88% 6
South Lanarkshire - 7 £37,500 -
Dundee +14 3 £34,750 -0.71%
North Lanarkshire +6 3 £36,250 -46.30% 1
Fife +2 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Perth and Kinross - 2 £38,000 -
Scottish Borders - 2 - -
Renfrewshire -5 1 - - 1
Lanarkshire - 1 - -
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 88 (45.13%) Oracle
2 77 (39.49%) Finance
3 69 (35.38%) Analytical Skills
4 64 (32.82%) Oracle ERP
5 52 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (22.56%) Oracle EBS
6 44 (22.56%) Microsoft
7 38 (19.49%) Degree
8 36 (18.46%) CRM
9 34 (17.44%) SQL
10 32 (16.41%) Dynamics AX
11 28 (14.36%) Data Migration
11 28 (14.36%) Migration
11 28 (14.36%) Presales
12 26 (13.33%) Manufacturing
12 26 (13.33%) JIRA
12 26 (13.33%) Confluence
13 25 (12.82%) Atlassian
13 25 (12.82%) Dynamics 365
14 23 (11.79%) PL/SQL
14 23 (11.79%) SAP
14 23 (11.79%) ITIL
15 21 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (10.26%) SQL Server
16 20 (10.26%) Logistics
17 19 (9.74%) Customer Requirements
18 18 (9.23%) System Testing
18 18 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
18 18 (9.23%) Project Management
19 17 (8.72%) Scrum

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 26 (13.33%) Confluence
2 6 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.54%) Jupyter
4 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 64 (32.82%) Oracle ERP
2 44 (22.56%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (16.41%) Dynamics AX
4 16 (8.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 12 (6.15%) SAP ERP
6 11 (5.64%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (2.05%) NetSuite
9 3 (1.54%) Infor M3
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
9 3 (1.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 2 (1.03%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 2 (1.03%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.51%) Dynamics SL
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
11 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
11 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.82%) Dynamics 365
2 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.08%) IaaS
4 4 (2.05%) SaaS
5 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.08%) SSH
2 1 (0.51%) LAN
2 1 (0.51%) WAN
2 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.23%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (4.62%) Power BI
3 9 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.10%) Oracle Database
4 8 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.59%) Big Data
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.05%) QlikView
9 2 (1.03%) OLAP
9 2 (1.03%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) DataStage
10 1 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (13.33%) JIRA
2 4 (2.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.03%) Hudson
General
1 77 (39.49%) Finance
2 26 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.08%) Retail
4 5 (2.56%) Billing
5 4 (2.05%) Advertising
6 3 (1.54%) Legal
6 3 (1.54%) Marketing
7 2 (1.03%) General Ledger
7 2 (1.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (22.56%) Consultant
2 41 (21.03%) Analyst
3 30 (15.38%) ERP Consultant
4 27 (13.85%) Developer
5 23 (11.79%) Architect
5 23 (11.79%) Business Analyst
6 21 (10.77%) Functional Consultant
7 20 (10.26%) Administrator
7 20 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
8 18 (9.23%) Technical Business Analyst
9 17 (8.72%) ERP Specialist
10 16 (8.21%) Oracle Consultant
11 15 (7.69%) Oracle Functional Consultant
12 14 (7.18%) Data Migration Specialist
12 14 (7.18%) Migration Specialist
12 14 (7.18%) Oracle Specialist
13 10 (5.13%) Project Manager
14 9 (4.62%) .NET Developer
15 8 (4.10%) ERP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.18%) .NET
2 10 (5.13%) HTML
3 9 (4.62%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.62%) CSS
3 9 (4.62%) jQuery
4 7 (3.59%) Django
4 7 (3.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.03%) CGI
7 1 (0.51%) Ajax
7 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.51%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.51%) LINQ
7 1 (0.51%) Spring
7 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (35.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.64%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.59%) Fintech
4 4 (2.05%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (2.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.03%) FMCG
6 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.64%) Linux
2 9 (4.62%) Windows
3 8 (4.10%) Unix
3 8 (4.10%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.54%) CentOS
4 3 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (18.46%) CRM
3 28 (14.36%) Data Migration
3 28 (14.36%) Migration
3 28 (14.36%) Presales
4 23 (11.79%) ITIL
5 21 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (10.26%) Logistics
7 19 (9.74%) Customer Requirements
8 18 (9.23%) Project Management
8 18 (9.23%) System Testing
9 17 (8.72%) Scrum
10 16 (8.21%) SDLC
11 15 (7.69%) Test Automation
12 14 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (7.18%) Regression Testing
13 13 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (5.64%) Data Cleansing
14 11 (5.64%) Data Entry
14 11 (5.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (17.44%) SQL
2 23 (11.79%) PL/SQL
3 12 (6.15%) C#
3 12 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.64%) Python
5 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.05%) X++
6 1 (0.51%) C++
6 1 (0.51%) Java
6 1 (0.51%) VB
6 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (19.49%) Degree
2 5 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.03%) HNC
3 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.03%) PMP
4 1 (0.51%) CISSP
4 1 (0.51%) MCSA
4 1 (0.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.10%) SLA
2 4 (2.05%) GDPR
3 2 (1.03%) PMO
4 1 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (3.08%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.54%) Ansible
2 3 (1.54%) Icinga
2 3 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 88 (45.13%) Oracle
2 44 (22.56%) Microsoft
3 25 (12.82%) Atlassian
4 23 (11.79%) SAP
5 11 (5.64%) Cadence
6 10 (5.13%) IFS
7 8 (4.10%) JD Edwards
8 6 (3.08%) Infor
9 4 (2.05%) Pegasus
9 4 (2.05%) Sage
10 3 (1.54%) Cognos
10 3 (1.54%) Epicor
10 3 (1.54%) Hyperion
10 3 (1.54%) New Relic
10 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.51%) Ariba
11 1 (0.51%) Informatica
11 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.51%) Xero