Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 127 143
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 +1
Permanent jobs citing ERP 4,640 4,606 4,790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.64% 2.59% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.86% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,605 3,676 3,841
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,000 £78,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.83%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 159,594 161,008 183,098
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.68% 90.69% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 127,542 129,851 152,298
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the UK

ERP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for ERP in the UK

ERP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for ERP in the UK

ERP
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the UK over the 6 months to 16 July 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
England +16 4,238 £51,500 +3.00% 581
UK excluding London +6 2,985 £47,500 +5.56% 455
London +7 1,392 £60,000 - 155
North of England -16 798 £47,500 +5.56% 131
South East +16 794 £52,500 +7.14% 104
Midlands +19 588 £47,500 +5.56% 78
North West -16 420 £50,000 +5.26% 81
West Midlands +34 355 £47,500 +5.56% 51
East of England +41 346 £47,773 -9.00% 56
Yorkshire -29 288 £46,000 +15.00% 36
South West +23 246 £40,000 - 54
East Midlands +14 228 £47,500 +11.76% 27
Scotland +28 169 £45,000 - 22
North East +9 90 £36,000 -5.26% 14
Wales -39 37 £22,500 -32.84% 6
Northern Ireland -9 18 £36,250 -9.38% 4
Channel Islands - 4 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 with a requirement for ERP.

1 1,869 (40.28%) Finance
2 1,416 (30.52%) Microsoft
3 1,341 (28.90%) SAP
4 1,216 (26.21%) Oracle
5 1,210 (26.08%) SQL
6 1,125 (24.25%) CRM
7 976 (21.03%) Dynamics AX
8 670 (14.44%) Manufacturing
9 654 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
10 651 (14.03%) Project Management
11 641 (13.81%) Advertising
12 634 (13.66%) NetSuite
13 618 (13.32%) Retail
14 605 (13.04%) Dynamics 365
15 597 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
16 565 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
17 558 (12.03%) Sage
18 523 (11.27%) SQL Server
19 508 (10.95%) Degree
20 467 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
21 422 (9.09%) E-Commerce
22 419 (9.03%) Epicor
23 417 (8.99%) Infor
24 391 (8.43%) JD Edwards
25 379 (8.17%) .NET
26 368 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
27 364 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
28 350 (7.54%) JavaScript
29 347 (7.48%) Logistics
30 319 (6.88%) Windows

ERP
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:

Application Platforms
1 153 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 78 (1.68%) CMS
3 52 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 52 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 44 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 43 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
6 35 (0.75%) Confluence
7 22 (0.47%) IIS
8 19 (0.41%) Apache
9 14 (0.30%) Hyperledger
10 12 (0.26%) Skype for Business
10 12 (0.26%) WordPress
11 10 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (0.22%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.19%) OpenStack
12 9 (0.19%) SAS
13 8 (0.17%) OpenEdge
14 7 (0.15%) SAP Portal
15 6 (0.13%) MQSeries
15 6 (0.13%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 222 (4.78%) Microsoft Office
2 205 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 89 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
4 67 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 42 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 30 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.22%) Camtasia
8 7 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
9 6 (0.13%) SPSS
10 3 (0.065%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.022%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.022%) Mingle
11 1 (0.022%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 976 (21.03%) Dynamics AX
2 634 (13.66%) NetSuite
3 364 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 294 (6.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 221 (4.76%) SAP Business One
6 216 (4.66%) SAP ERP
7 193 (4.16%) Oracle ERP
8 186 (4.01%) Oracle EBS
9 98 (2.11%) Oracle Financials
10 94 (2.03%) Oracle EBS R12
11 76 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
12 69 (1.49%) Unit4 Business World
13 67 (1.44%) Oracle Receivables
14 62 (1.34%) SAP S/4HANA
15 61 (1.31%) Sage X3
16 59 (1.27%) Dynamics GP
17 53 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
18 52 (1.12%) Infor M3
18 52 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
19 50 (1.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 605 (13.04%) Dynamics 365
2 288 (6.21%) SaaS
3 180 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 162 (3.49%) Office 365
5 112 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
6 83 (1.79%) IaaS
7 76 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
8 65 (1.40%) PaaS
9 53 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
10 27 (0.58%) Boomi
11 24 (0.52%) Force.com
12 17 (0.37%) Basecamp
13 14 (0.30%) GitHub
14 12 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
15 11 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
16 8 (0.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 7 (0.15%) Mimecast
17 7 (0.15%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 6 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
18 6 (0.13%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 91 (1.96%) Internet
2 49 (1.06%) Firewall
3 48 (1.03%) DNS
4 42 (0.91%) VPN
5 36 (0.78%) DHCP
6 35 (0.75%) Intranet
6 35 (0.75%) LAN
7 30 (0.65%) WAN
8 28 (0.60%) SMS
9 23 (0.50%) TCP/IP
10 16 (0.34%) SAN
11 15 (0.32%) WebEx
12 13 (0.28%) FTP
13 12 (0.26%) Extranet
13 12 (0.26%) HTTP
13 12 (0.26%) Skype
13 12 (0.26%) Wireless
14 10 (0.22%) Software-Defined Networking
15 8 (0.17%) Network Security
15 8 (0.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (11.27%) SQL Server
2 260 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 185 (3.99%) Crystal Reports
4 162 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 140 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
6 131 (2.82%) Power BI
7 122 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
8 88 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 84 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
10 82 (1.77%) MySQL
11 75 (1.62%) SAP HANA
12 68 (1.47%) Oracle Database
13 64 (1.38%) Relational Database
14 55 (1.19%) QlikView
15 52 (1.12%) Big Data
15 52 (1.12%) SAP BW
16 44 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 41 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
18 37 (0.80%) GIS
19 35 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 62 (1.34%) JIRA
2 57 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 52 (1.12%) Git (software)
4 38 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
6 27 (0.58%) Jenkins
7 26 (0.56%) Selenium
8 22 (0.47%) MorphX
8 22 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
9 20 (0.43%) Subversion
10 19 (0.41%) JUnit
11 18 (0.39%) Eclipse
12 17 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 17 (0.37%) TestRail
13 12 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
14 9 (0.19%) Gatling
14 9 (0.19%) LSMW
15 6 (0.13%) JDeveloper
16 5 (0.11%) WebDriver
17 4 (0.086%) TeamCity
General
1 1,869 (40.28%) Finance
2 670 (14.44%) Manufacturing
3 641 (13.81%) Advertising
4 618 (13.32%) Retail
5 206 (4.44%) Marketing
6 92 (1.98%) Billing
7 71 (1.53%) General Ledger
8 56 (1.21%) Legal
9 53 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 50 (1.08%) Back Office
11 49 (1.06%) German Language
12 46 (0.99%) French Language
13 43 (0.93%) Banking
14 33 (0.71%) Automotive
15 30 (0.65%) Law
15 30 (0.65%) Publishing
16 24 (0.52%) Games
17 19 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.41%) Spanish Language
18 16 (0.34%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 901 (19.42%) Analyst
2 884 (19.05%) Consultant
3 514 (11.08%) Developer
4 432 (9.31%) Architect
5 415 (8.94%) Project Manager
6 301 (6.49%) Business Analyst
7 275 (5.93%) ERP Manager
8 230 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
9 224 (4.83%) Support Analyst
10 212 (4.57%) ERP Consultant
11 205 (4.42%) Administrator
12 182 (3.92%) ERP Analyst
13 177 (3.81%) Dynamics AX Consultant
14 162 (3.49%) Applications Support
14 162 (3.49%) IT Manager
15 152 (3.28%) ERP Project Manager
16 146 (3.15%) Functional Consultant
17 128 (2.76%) Systems Analyst
18 115 (2.48%) ERP Support
19 110 (2.37%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (8.17%) .NET
2 173 (3.73%) XML
3 149 (3.21%) HTML
4 125 (2.69%) Web Services
5 112 (2.41%) Middleware
6 98 (2.11%) CSS
7 93 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 78 (1.68%) EDI
9 71 (1.53%) jQuery
10 59 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
10 59 (1.27%) REST
11 58 (1.25%) JSON
12 52 (1.12%) SOAP
13 46 (0.99%) J2EE
14 45 (0.97%) AngularJS
15 38 (0.82%) Spring
16 37 (0.80%) SAP Fiori
17 32 (0.69%) .NET Framework
18 29 (0.63%) Ajax
18 29 (0.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 565 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
2 194 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
3 189 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 182 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 177 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
6 145 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
7 74 (1.59%) FMCG
8 72 (1.55%) Data Centre
9 60 (1.29%) Mobile App
10 55 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 55 (1.19%) Virtual Team
11 53 (1.14%) Driving Licence
12 47 (1.01%) Analytical Mindset
13 45 (0.97%) User Experience
14 44 (0.95%) EPoS
15 43 (0.93%) Life Science
16 41 (0.88%) Fintech
17 37 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
18 23 (0.50%) Client/Server
19 19 (0.41%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 319 (6.88%) Windows
2 182 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 158 (3.41%) Linux
4 91 (1.96%) Unix
5 50 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (0.93%) Windows 10
8 32 (0.69%) Windows 7
9 25 (0.54%) Android
10 14 (0.30%) CentOS
11 11 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 11 (0.24%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.086%) Fedora
15 4 (0.086%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.086%) SUSE
15 4 (0.086%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,125 (24.25%) CRM
2 654 (14.09%) Agile Software Development
3 651 (14.03%) Project Management
4 597 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
5 467 (10.06%) Problem-Solving
6 422 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 368 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 347 (7.48%) Logistics
9 289 (6.23%) Change Management
10 288 (6.21%) Business Analysis
11 273 (5.88%) Analytics
12 270 (5.82%) ITIL
13 268 (5.78%) Migration
13 268 (5.78%) Presales
14 240 (5.17%) PRINCE2
15 219 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
16 201 (4.33%) Coaching
17 199 (4.29%) Business Development
18 160 (3.45%) Data Migration
19 158 (3.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,210 (26.08%) SQL
2 350 (7.54%) JavaScript
3 306 (6.59%) Java
4 300 (6.47%) C#
5 173 (3.73%) PL/SQL
6 163 (3.51%) X++
7 116 (2.50%) T-SQL
8 109 (2.35%) C
9 90 (1.94%) C++
10 79 (1.70%) Python
11 78 (1.68%) PHP
12 77 (1.66%) VB.NET
13 69 (1.49%) VB
14 66 (1.42%) VBA
15 57 (1.23%) ABAP
16 39 (0.84%) VBScript
17 22 (0.47%) PowerShell
18 20 (0.43%) Go
19 15 (0.32%) R
20 14 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 508 (10.95%) Degree
2 176 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 158 (3.41%) ACCA
4 149 (3.21%) CIMA
5 89 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 61 (1.31%) PMI Certification
7 57 (1.23%) PMP
8 45 (0.97%) MCSE
9 41 (0.88%) AAT
10 40 (0.86%) Security Cleared
11 33 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 31 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
13 28 (0.60%) Master's Degree
13 28 (0.60%) SC Cleared
14 24 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (0.45%) MCSA
16 19 (0.41%) MAPM
17 18 (0.39%) CISA
17 18 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
17 18 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (2.41%) QA
2 104 (2.24%) PMO
3 66 (1.42%) SLA
4 64 (1.38%) Data Quality
5 39 (0.84%) GDPR
6 29 (0.63%) COBIT
7 28 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 24 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (0.26%) GAAP
10 9 (0.19%) GAMP
11 7 (0.15%) PMBOK
12 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
13 5 (0.11%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.086%) Cyber Essentials
15 3 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 2 (0.043%) Actionable Recommendations
16 2 (0.043%) HMG Security Policy Framework
17 1 (0.022%) HIPAA
17 1 (0.022%) SEPA
17 1 (0.022%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 152 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 73 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 37 (0.80%) Docker
5 23 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 10 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (0.19%) XenApp
9 8 (0.17%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.13%) vSphere
11 5 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.086%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.022%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (0.43%) Kubernetes
2 19 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
3 14 (0.30%) HP UCMDB
4 11 (0.24%) Backup Exec
5 9 (0.19%) SCCM
5 9 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (0.17%) Ansible
6 8 (0.17%) FortiGate
7 7 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 7 (0.15%) Nagios
8 6 (0.13%) Icinga
8 6 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 6 (0.13%) Puppet
9 5 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.086%) Terraform
11 3 (0.065%) AirWatch
11 3 (0.065%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.043%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (0.043%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.043%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1,416 (30.52%) Microsoft
2 1,341 (28.90%) SAP
3 1,216 (26.21%) Oracle
4 558 (12.03%) Sage
5 419 (9.03%) Epicor
6 417 (8.99%) Infor
7 391 (8.43%) JD Edwards
8 241 (5.19%) IFS
9 191 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
10 126 (2.72%) Xero
11 104 (2.24%) VMware
12 91 (1.96%) Workday
13 69 (1.49%) Citrix
14 68 (1.47%) Tableau
15 67 (1.44%) Hyperion
16 59 (1.27%) Ariba
17 56 (1.21%) Cisco
18 40 (0.86%) PeopleSoft
19 36 (0.78%) Cognos
19 36 (0.78%) Google