The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BPCS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BPCS over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SSA BPCS
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 922 -
Rank change year-on-year +55 -  
Permanent jobs citing BPCS 5 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.067% 0.028% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.31% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £57,500 -
% change year-on-year -4.34% -  

BPCS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7429 7130 8392
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.43% 7.34% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5531 5524 6594
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% -  

BPCS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing BPCS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for BPCS in the UK

BPCS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BPCS in the UK

BPCS
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPCS within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +55 5 £55,000 +7.31% 1
South East - 2 £57,500 -
Reading - 2 £57,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £57,500 -
London +24 1 £55,000 +22.22%
North West - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £55,000 - 1
Coventry - 1 £55,000 - 1
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing BPCS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BPCS.

1 11 (73.33%) Infor
2 10 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (66.67%) ERP
2 10 (66.67%) JD Edwards
2 10 (66.67%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
3 8 (53.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (53.33%) SAP
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) IFS
4 5 (33.33%) Baan
4 5 (33.33%) Advertising
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Lawson
4 5 (33.33%) Sage
4 5 (33.33%) Presales
4 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Epicor
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) EDI
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Progress
6 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Sage 200

BPCS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (53.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (33.33%) Lawson
4 2 (13.33%) Sage 200
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Manufacturing
3 5 (33.33%) Advertising
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) ERP Consultant
4 3 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Commercial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ERP
2 5 (33.33%) Presales
2 5 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Infor
2 10 (66.67%) JD Edwards
3 8 (53.33%) IFS
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 8 (53.33%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) Baan
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Sage
5 3 (20.00%) Epicor
6 2 (13.33%) Progress
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lear Corporation
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago