Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 107 142
Rank change year-on-year +31 +35 -32
Permanent jobs citing ERP 185 132 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.47% 2.34% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 2.54% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 94 48
Scotland median annual salary £48,888 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,375 £32,060 £30,225
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,750 £70,000
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 4,994 5,198 4,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.64% 92.26% 92.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,222 3,364 2,865
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,603 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.89% +0.23% +4.71%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £69,713 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 13 December 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 13 December 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
West Lothian +18 67 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Glasgow +3 66 £45,000 +2.27% 22
Edinburgh +7 28 £66,500 +44.57% 7
Fife +5 5 £49,000 -6.67%
South Lanarkshire - 5 £38,750 - 1
Aberdeen -15 4 £57,500 +43.75% 10
Perth and Kinross - 2 £38,000 -
Scottish Borders - 2 - -
North Lanarkshire +3 1 £36,000 -46.67%
Renfrewshire -4 1 - - 1
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 86 (46.49%) Finance
2 82 (44.32%) Oracle
3 80 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
4 68 (36.76%) Oracle ERP
5 49 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (24.86%) Oracle EBS
7 45 (24.32%) Microsoft
8 43 (23.24%) SQL
9 41 (22.16%) CRM
10 36 (19.46%) Migration
11 32 (17.30%) Dynamics AX
11 32 (17.30%) Degree
12 30 (16.22%) Data Migration
13 29 (15.68%) Presales
14 27 (14.59%) Dynamics 365
14 27 (14.59%) Confluence
14 27 (14.59%) JIRA
14 27 (14.59%) Atlassian
14 27 (14.59%) ITIL
15 26 (14.05%) Project Management
15 26 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (14.05%) Customer Requirements
16 24 (12.97%) PL/SQL
17 22 (11.89%) Manufacturing
17 22 (11.89%) Dynamics CRM
17 22 (11.89%) Logistics
18 20 (10.81%) Scrum
18 20 (10.81%) .NET
18 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
18 20 (10.81%) Business Intelligence

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 27 (14.59%) Confluence
2 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.54%) Jupyter
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (10.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 68 (36.76%) Oracle ERP
2 46 (24.86%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (17.30%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (11.89%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (5.41%) SAP ERP
6 6 (3.24%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (1.62%) NetSuite
9 2 (1.08%) Infor M3
9 2 (1.08%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.54%) Dynamics SL
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.59%) Dynamics 365
2 15 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.16%) SaaS
4 3 (1.62%) Office 365
5 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) Firewall
1 1 (0.54%) LAN
1 1 (0.54%) WAN
1 1 (0.54%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (5.95%) Power BI
4 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.32%) QlikView
5 8 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.70%) Big Data
7 5 (2.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (2.70%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.08%) MS Access
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (14.59%) JIRA
2 3 (1.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.62%) Hudson
3 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
General
1 86 (46.49%) Finance
2 22 (11.89%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.24%) Retail
4 5 (2.70%) Billing
5 4 (2.16%) Advertising
5 4 (2.16%) Marketing
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
6 2 (1.08%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.08%) Legal
6 2 (1.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (24.32%) Consultant
2 39 (21.08%) Analyst
3 35 (18.92%) ERP Consultant
4 22 (11.89%) Developer
5 21 (11.35%) Business Analyst
6 20 (10.81%) Architect
7 19 (10.27%) Functional Consultant
8 18 (9.73%) Oracle Specialist
8 18 (9.73%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (8.65%) .NET Developer
10 14 (7.57%) ERP Specialist
11 13 (7.03%) Data Migration Specialist
11 13 (7.03%) Migration Specialist
11 13 (7.03%) Oracle Consultant
11 13 (7.03%) Oracle Functional Consultant
11 13 (7.03%) Technical Analyst
11 13 (7.03%) Technical Business Analyst
12 12 (6.49%) Administrator
12 12 (6.49%) ERP Analyst
12 12 (6.49%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.81%) .NET
2 12 (6.49%) ASP.NET
3 7 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (1.62%) HTML
4 3 (1.62%) WCF
4 3 (1.62%) WinForms
5 2 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.08%) CGI
5 2 (1.08%) CSS
5 2 (1.08%) jQuery
6 1 (0.54%) Ajax
6 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.54%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (0.54%) LINQ
6 1 (0.54%) Spring
6 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.62%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.54%) AS400
6 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.54%) FMCG
6 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.70%) Linux
2 2 (1.08%) CentOS
2 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
2 2 (1.08%) Unix
2 2 (1.08%) Windows
2 2 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.16%) CRM
3 36 (19.46%) Migration
4 30 (16.22%) Data Migration
5 29 (15.68%) Presales
6 27 (14.59%) ITIL
7 26 (14.05%) Customer Requirements
7 26 (14.05%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (14.05%) Project Management
8 22 (11.89%) Logistics
9 20 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (10.81%) Scrum
10 18 (9.73%) System Testing
11 17 (9.19%) Coaching
12 16 (8.65%) Customer Engagement
12 16 (8.65%) Data Cleansing
13 15 (8.11%) MVC
13 15 (8.11%) Unit Testing
14 14 (7.57%) Regression Testing
14 14 (7.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 43 (23.24%) SQL
2 24 (12.97%) PL/SQL
3 15 (8.11%) C#
4 14 (7.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.70%) Python
6 4 (2.16%) X++
7 3 (1.62%) MATLAB
7 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.08%) VBA
9 1 (0.54%) C++
9 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 32 (17.30%) Degree
2 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.62%) HND
3 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.62%) PMP
4 2 (1.08%) HNC
5 1 (0.54%) CISSP
5 1 (0.54%) MCSA
5 1 (0.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.78%) SLA
2 5 (2.70%) QA
3 2 (1.08%) PMO
4 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.54%) GDPR
4 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.54%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Ansible
1 2 (1.08%) Icinga
1 2 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 82 (44.32%) Oracle
2 45 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 27 (14.59%) Atlassian
4 18 (9.73%) SAP
5 9 (4.86%) Cadence
6 6 (3.24%) IFS
7 5 (2.70%) JD Edwards
8 4 (2.16%) Tableau
9 3 (1.62%) Sage
9 3 (1.62%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.62%) Xero
10 2 (1.08%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.08%) Infor
10 2 (1.08%) New Relic
10 2 (1.08%) Pegasus
10 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.54%) Ariba
11 1 (0.54%) Citrix
11 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com