Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 130 129 98
Rank change year-on-year -1 -31 +9
Permanent jobs citing ERP 1,193 2,116 3,186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.40% 2.58% 3.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.82% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1,738 2,867
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,975 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 45,269 75,150 90,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 91.18% 91.79% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35,685 57,954 73,232
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing ERP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the UK excluding London

ERP
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ERP in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for ERP in the UK excluding London

ERP
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing ERP in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for ERP in the UK excluding London

ERP
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. 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
South East -20 314 £57,500 +15.00% 32
North of England -1 273 £45,000 -5.26% 62
Midlands -7 237 £57,500 +27.78% 33
East of England +55 177 £45,000 -5.26% 16
North West -7 161 £47,500 +2.15% 30
West Midlands +20 136 £53,500 +1.90% 20
South West +35 114 £47,500 +18.75% 20
East Midlands -6 101 £62,500 +47.06% 13
Yorkshire +46 100 £44,000 -12.00% 22
Scotland +9 64 £50,000 +25.00% 14
North East +1 12 £62,500 +38.89% 10
Wales -1 12 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Northern Ireland +10 2 £45,000 +5.88% 11
ERP
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for ERP.

1 390 (32.69%) SAP
2 320 (26.82%) SQL
3 308 (25.82%) Finance
4 298 (24.98%) Microsoft
5 244 (20.45%) Oracle
6 223 (18.69%) CRM
7 193 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
8 187 (15.67%) SQL Server
9 169 (14.17%) Project Management
10 167 (14.00%) Manufacturing
11 150 (12.57%) NetSuite
12 133 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
13 130 (10.90%) .NET
14 128 (10.73%) Retail
15 122 (10.23%) SaaS
16 121 (10.14%) Degree
16 121 (10.14%) Windows
17 120 (10.06%) Azure
18 118 (9.89%) JavaScript
19 117 (9.81%) C#
20 112 (9.39%) Problem-Solving
21 111 (9.30%) Dynamics 365
22 110 (9.22%) Sage
23 101 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
24 100 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
25 83 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
26 82 (6.87%) Migration
27 81 (6.79%) Logistics
28 78 (6.54%) SAP ERP
29 77 (6.45%) Project Delivery

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 39 (3.27%) SharePoint
2 30 (2.51%) CMS
3 22 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (1.34%) WebSphere
5 14 (1.17%) SAS
6 13 (1.09%) IIS
6 13 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
7 10 (0.84%) Confluence
7 10 (0.84%) EPiServer
7 10 (0.84%) MS Exchange
7 10 (0.84%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
9 7 (0.59%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.50%) Apache
11 5 (0.42%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.42%) Jupyter
12 4 (0.34%) NetWeaver
12 4 (0.34%) WordPress
13 3 (0.25%) Kentico
13 3 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 52 (4.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (1.17%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.084%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.084%) CATIA
7 1 (0.084%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.084%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 150 (12.57%) NetSuite
2 101 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 78 (6.54%) SAP ERP
4 73 (6.12%) Dynamics AX
5 67 (5.62%) Oracle ERP
6 61 (5.11%) Dynamics CRM
7 60 (5.03%) SAP S/4HANA
8 48 (4.02%) Oracle EBS
9 40 (3.35%) SAP Business One
10 33 (2.77%) Sage 200
11 32 (2.68%) Oracle EBS R12
11 32 (2.68%) Sage 500
12 30 (2.51%) SAP CO
12 30 (2.51%) SAP FI
12 30 (2.51%) SAP FI/CO
13 27 (2.26%) Oracle Payables
13 27 (2.26%) Oracle Receivables
14 25 (2.10%) Oracle Financials
15 22 (1.84%) Oracle Cash Management
16 21 (1.76%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 122 (10.23%) SaaS
2 120 (10.06%) Azure
3 111 (9.30%) Dynamics 365
4 57 (4.78%) Office 365
5 45 (3.77%) AWS
6 36 (3.02%) Power Platform
7 27 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
7 27 (2.26%) PaaS
8 17 (1.42%) Boomi
8 17 (1.42%) IaaS
9 10 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (0.50%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.42%) GitHub
11 5 (0.42%) Logic Apps
12 4 (0.34%) FinancialForce
12 4 (0.34%) GCP
12 4 (0.34%) PowerApps
13 3 (0.25%) Oracle CX
14 2 (0.17%) Power Automate
14 2 (0.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.35%) LAN
2 26 (2.18%) WAN
3 20 (1.68%) Firewall
4 19 (1.59%) DNS
5 17 (1.42%) DHCP
6 13 (1.09%) SAN
7 12 (1.01%) TCP/IP
8 10 (0.84%) Internet
9 6 (0.50%) Skype
9 6 (0.50%) VLAN
10 5 (0.42%) VoIP
10 5 (0.42%) VPN
11 3 (0.25%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.25%) Intranet
11 3 (0.25%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.17%) ICMP
12 2 (0.17%) NAS
12 2 (0.17%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (15.67%) SQL Server
2 56 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 42 (3.52%) MySQL
6 33 (2.77%) Oracle Reports
7 32 (2.68%) Power BI
8 29 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
9 26 (2.18%) Relational Database
10 23 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
11 21 (1.76%) Big Data
12 18 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (1.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (1.17%) SAP HANA
14 13 (1.09%) Oracle Database
15 11 (0.92%) Data Mining
15 11 (0.92%) DB2
15 11 (0.92%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 36 (3.02%) JIRA
2 27 (2.26%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.51%) Visual Studio
4 15 (1.26%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (0.92%) Subversion
6 10 (0.84%) SoapUI
7 8 (0.67%) Ant
7 8 (0.67%) Eclipse
7 8 (0.67%) Gradle
7 8 (0.67%) Maven
8 7 (0.59%) Selenium
9 6 (0.50%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.50%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.42%) JMeter
10 5 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.42%) Postman
10 5 (0.42%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.34%) ERwin
11 4 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 308 (25.82%) Finance
2 167 (14.00%) Manufacturing
3 128 (10.73%) Retail
4 73 (6.12%) Marketing
5 27 (2.26%) Law
6 20 (1.68%) General Ledger
7 18 (1.51%) Public Sector
8 14 (1.17%) Back Office
8 14 (1.17%) Games
8 14 (1.17%) Local Government
9 11 (0.92%) Legal
10 9 (0.75%) Billing
10 9 (0.75%) Digital Economy
10 9 (0.75%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.59%) Publishing
12 6 (0.50%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.25%) Banking
15 2 (0.17%) French Language
15 2 (0.17%) Police
Job Titles
1 243 (20.37%) Consultant
2 236 (19.78%) Analyst
3 180 (15.09%) Developer
4 87 (7.29%) Architect
5 84 (7.04%) Project Manager
6 80 (6.71%) SAP Consultant
7 74 (6.20%) NetSuite Consultant
8 65 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 64 (5.36%) Business Analyst
9 64 (5.36%) IT Manager
10 49 (4.11%) Applications Support
10 49 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
11 45 (3.77%) C# Developer
12 41 (3.44%) IT Support
13 39 (3.27%) ERP Consultant
14 35 (2.93%) ERP Manager
14 35 (2.93%) Software Developer
15 33 (2.77%) C# Software Developer
15 33 (2.77%) Junior
15 33 (2.77%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (10.90%) .NET
2 63 (5.28%) HTML
3 51 (4.27%) CSS
4 43 (3.60%) ASP.NET Web API
5 41 (3.44%) Web Services
5 41 (3.44%) XML
6 38 (3.19%) ASP.NET
6 38 (3.19%) Oracle Fusion
7 32 (2.68%) jQuery
8 31 (2.60%) EDI
9 27 (2.26%) HTML5
10 23 (1.93%) .NET Core
10 23 (1.93%) .NET Framework
11 20 (1.68%) J2EE
12 17 (1.42%) JSON
12 17 (1.42%) React
13 16 (1.34%) Middleware
13 16 (1.34%) RESTful
13 16 (1.34%) SAP Fiori
13 16 (1.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 100 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (3.44%) Driving Licence
3 40 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (2.43%) FMCG
7 28 (2.35%) Mobile App
8 20 (1.68%) User Experience
9 17 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (1.34%) EPoS
11 13 (1.09%) Life Science
12 12 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 10 (0.84%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.67%) PMI
15 7 (0.59%) CMDB
15 7 (0.59%) Data Centre
15 7 (0.59%) Public Cloud
16 6 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
16 6 (0.50%) iPad
16 6 (0.50%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 121 (10.14%) Windows
2 59 (4.95%) Linux
3 36 (3.02%) Windows Server
4 19 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (1.34%) Windows 10
5 16 (1.34%) Windows Server 2016
6 14 (1.17%) Android
7 12 (1.01%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.92%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.42%) AIX
9 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.34%) Debian
10 4 (0.34%) zOS
11 3 (0.25%) Unix
11 3 (0.25%) VMS
12 2 (0.17%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.084%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.084%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (18.69%) CRM
2 193 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (14.17%) Project Management
4 133 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
5 112 (9.39%) Problem-Solving
6 83 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 82 (6.87%) Migration
8 81 (6.79%) Logistics
9 77 (6.45%) Project Delivery
10 73 (6.12%) Analytics
10 73 (6.12%) ITIL
11 65 (5.45%) E-Commerce
12 61 (5.11%) PRINCE2
13 56 (4.69%) Change Management
14 54 (4.53%) SDLC
15 53 (4.44%) Workflow
16 48 (4.02%) Business Analysis
17 46 (3.86%) Waterfall
18 45 (3.77%) Data Migration
18 45 (3.77%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 320 (26.82%) SQL
2 118 (9.89%) JavaScript
3 117 (9.81%) C#
4 66 (5.53%) Java
5 34 (2.85%) T-SQL
6 30 (2.51%) PHP
7 29 (2.43%) PL/SQL
8 23 (1.93%) VB.NET
9 18 (1.51%) PowerShell
10 17 (1.42%) Python
11 12 (1.01%) ABAP
12 11 (0.92%) C
12 11 (0.92%) VBA
13 8 (0.67%) Java 8
14 7 (0.59%) C++
14 7 (0.59%) TypeScript
15 6 (0.50%) VB
16 5 (0.42%) X++
17 3 (0.25%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 121 (10.14%) Degree
2 34 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.26%) PMI Certification
4 26 (2.18%) SC Cleared
5 25 (2.10%) ACCA
6 22 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (1.84%) PMP
7 16 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (1.26%) CIMA
9 12 (1.01%) AAT
10 10 (0.84%) CISSP
11 9 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.67%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.67%) SAP Certification
13 6 (0.50%) GCIA
13 6 (0.50%) GCIH
14 5 (0.42%) MCP
14 5 (0.42%) MCSE
14 5 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.10%) QA
2 25 (2.10%) PMO
3 21 (1.76%) GDPR
4 16 (1.34%) COBIT
5 14 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.84%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.67%) SLA
9 2 (0.17%) NCSC
10 1 (0.084%) IFRS
10 1 (0.084%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.084%) SEPA
System Software
1 54 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.92%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.42%) Docker
6 4 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.17%) NFS
8 2 (0.17%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.084%) Firmware
9 1 (0.084%) KVM
9 1 (0.084%) pfSense
9 1 (0.084%) Samba
9 1 (0.084%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (1.59%) SCCM
2 6 (0.50%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (0.42%) SCOM
3 5 (0.42%) WSUS
4 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.17%) SCSM
5 2 (0.17%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.084%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.084%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.084%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.084%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.084%) MOM
6 1 (0.084%) Proxmox
6 1 (0.084%) Rancher
Vendors
1 390 (32.69%) SAP
2 298 (24.98%) Microsoft
3 244 (20.45%) Oracle
4 110 (9.22%) Sage
5 76 (6.37%) JD Edwards
6 38 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
7 29 (2.43%) IBM
8 22 (1.84%) Cisco
8 22 (1.84%) VMware
9 20 (1.68%) Workday
10 18 (1.51%) Dell
11 17 (1.42%) HP
11 17 (1.42%) ServiceNow
12 16 (1.34%) Google
12 16 (1.34%) IFS
12 16 (1.34%) PeopleSoft
13 15 (1.26%) Epicor
14 14 (1.17%) Hyperion
15 12 (1.01%) Remedy
16 10 (0.84%) CA