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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 24 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 208 133 161
Rank change year-on-year -75 +28 -8
Permanent jobs citing ERP 3,158 2,347 2,092
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.92% 2.56% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.74% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,141 1,819 1,583
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +7.53%

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 155,892 85,794 86,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.03% 93.40% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81,873 63,741 69,405
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,618 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the UK

ERP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing ERP.

Salary trend for ERP in the UK

ERP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing ERP over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -66 2,581 £55,000 +4.76% 416
UK excluding London -25 1,760 £50,000 +5.26% 336
Work from Home -70 1,450 £55,500 +0.91% 197
London -126 898 £65,000 -1.89% 97
North of England -39 431 £47,500 - 78
Midlands -26 404 £45,000 -10.00% 82
South East -24 397 £53,750 +13.16% 60
North West -10 253 £52,500 +10.53% 40
South West +42 218 £47,500 +7.95% 30
East Midlands 0 197 £45,000 -14.29% 44
West Midlands -67 184 £48,250 +0.26% 38
Yorkshire -50 165 £45,000 -5.26% 31
East of England -59 138 £48,175 -3.65% 62
Scotland -15 121 £52,500 +10.53% 16
Wales -22 30 £53,000 +46.21% 4
Northern Ireland -11 22 £43,750 +9.38% 1
North East -21 13 £45,000 +2.86% 7

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 1,235 (39.11%) Finance
2 960 (30.40%) Social Skills
3 813 (25.74%) Microsoft
4 710 (22.48%) Project Management
5 691 (21.88%) SQL
6 646 (20.46%) SAP
7 635 (20.11%) Agile
8 619 (19.60%) CRM
9 528 (16.72%) Oracle
10 469 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
11 464 (14.69%) Dynamics 365
12 435 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
13 431 (13.65%) Azure
14 426 (13.49%) NetSuite
15 421 (13.33%) Degree
16 419 (13.27%) Manufacturing
17 394 (12.48%) Project Delivery
18 369 (11.68%) SQL Server
19 344 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
20 323 (10.23%) Migration
21 308 (9.75%) JavaScript
22 300 (9.50%) Scrum
22 300 (9.50%) Retail
23 292 (9.25%) E-Commerce
24 288 (9.12%) SaaS
25 279 (8.83%) Microsoft 365
26 269 (8.52%) JD Edwards
27 260 (8.23%) Power Platform
28 251 (7.95%) AWS
29 246 (7.79%) 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
1 207 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 104 (3.29%) MS Project Server
3 57 (1.80%) CMS
4 36 (1.14%) IIS
4 36 (1.14%) WebSphere
5 30 (0.95%) Headless CMS
6 23 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
7 22 (0.70%) Confluence
8 21 (0.66%) Apache Solr
9 19 (0.60%) MS Exchange
9 19 (0.60%) OpenEdge
10 16 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.35%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.32%) Kentico
14 9 (0.28%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.28%) SAP EP
14 9 (0.28%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 214 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 203 (6.43%) Microsoft Project
3 195 (6.17%) Microsoft Office
4 79 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 66 (2.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 19 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.28%) Adobe XD
9 4 (0.13%) Windchill
10 2 (0.063%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.063%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.063%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.032%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.032%) Camtasia
11 1 (0.032%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 426 (13.49%) NetSuite
2 197 (6.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 171 (5.41%) SAP S/4HANA
4 143 (4.53%) Dynamics AX
5 122 (3.86%) Oracle ERP
6 118 (3.74%) Unit4 Business World
7 110 (3.48%) Dynamics NAV
8 105 (3.32%) SAP ERP
9 61 (1.93%) Magento
10 46 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
11 43 (1.36%) Oracle Payables
12 41 (1.30%) Dynamics GP
13 35 (1.11%) Oracle Receivables
14 34 (1.08%) SAP APO
15 31 (0.98%) Odoo
16 30 (0.95%) SAP FI
17 29 (0.92%) Oracle Assets
17 29 (0.92%) SAP Business One
18 28 (0.89%) Alphatax
19 27 (0.85%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 464 (14.69%) Dynamics 365
2 431 (13.65%) Azure
3 288 (9.12%) SaaS
4 279 (8.83%) Microsoft 365
5 260 (8.23%) Power Platform
6 251 (7.95%) AWS
7 76 (2.41%) Serverless
8 64 (2.03%) PaaS
9 59 (1.87%) GCP
9 59 (1.87%) PowerApps
10 41 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
11 40 (1.27%) IaaS
11 40 (1.27%) Power Automate
12 34 (1.08%) OneDrive
13 32 (1.01%) Taleo
14 30 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
14 30 (0.95%) Firebase
14 30 (0.95%) Google Data Studio
14 30 (0.95%) MailChimp
14 30 (0.95%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 76 (2.41%) DNS
2 74 (2.34%) DHCP
3 67 (2.12%) HTTP
4 39 (1.23%) WAN
5 38 (1.20%) Internet
6 28 (0.89%) SD-WAN
7 27 (0.85%) Firewall
8 26 (0.82%) FTP
9 21 (0.66%) DMZ
9 21 (0.66%) Extranet
9 21 (0.66%) SSH
10 14 (0.44%) TCP/IP
11 12 (0.38%) Broadband
11 12 (0.38%) VoIP
11 12 (0.38%) Wireless
12 11 (0.35%) IP Telephony
12 11 (0.35%) VPN
13 10 (0.32%) SAN
14 9 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 369 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 211 (6.68%) Power BI
3 161 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 159 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 105 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
6 101 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
6 101 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 63 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
8 58 (1.84%) NoSQL
9 57 (1.80%) Relational Database
10 55 (1.74%) SAP HANA
11 50 (1.58%) MySQL
12 40 (1.27%) SAP BW
13 39 (1.23%) Data Lake
13 39 (1.23%) QlikView
14 36 (1.14%) Tableau
15 33 (1.04%) MS Access
16 29 (0.92%) MongoDB
17 25 (0.79%) Oracle Database
18 24 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 152 (4.81%) Git (software)
2 106 (3.36%) JIRA
3 43 (1.36%) Jenkins
4 39 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 28 (0.89%) Visual Studio
6 27 (0.85%) Bitbucket
7 26 (0.82%) Oracle APEX
8 22 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
9 21 (0.66%) MSBuild
10 18 (0.57%) Jasmine
10 18 (0.57%) Karma Test Runner
11 17 (0.54%) GitLab
12 14 (0.44%) Maven
13 13 (0.41%) Subversion
14 11 (0.35%) Ant
15 7 (0.22%) LSMW
15 7 (0.22%) MorphX
15 7 (0.22%) Postman
16 6 (0.19%) ReSharper
17 5 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 1,235 (39.11%) Finance
2 960 (30.40%) Social Skills
3 419 (13.27%) Manufacturing
4 344 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
5 300 (9.50%) Retail
6 163 (5.16%) Presentation Skills
7 162 (5.13%) Marketing
8 123 (3.89%) Aviation
9 119 (3.77%) Aerospace
10 95 (3.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 93 (2.94%) Organisational Skills
12 76 (2.41%) Legal
13 69 (2.18%) Back Office
14 64 (2.03%) Games
15 62 (1.96%) Influencing Skills
16 51 (1.61%) Advertising
17 50 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
18 48 (1.52%) Public Sector
19 47 (1.49%) Law
20 44 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 593 (18.78%) Analyst
2 429 (13.58%) Developer
3 380 (12.03%) Project Manager
4 336 (10.64%) Consultant
5 249 (7.88%) Architect
6 212 (6.71%) IT Manager
7 161 (5.10%) Business Analyst
8 152 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
9 150 (4.75%) Support Analyst
10 132 (4.18%) IT Project Manager
11 116 (3.67%) Applications Support
11 116 (3.67%) Systems Analyst
12 115 (3.64%) Administrator
13 113 (3.58%) ERP Analyst
14 99 (3.13%) ERP Manager
15 84 (2.66%) Senior Developer
16 79 (2.50%) Applications Developer
17 68 (2.15%) Functional Consultant
18 66 (2.09%) Business Systems Analyst
19 65 (2.06%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (6.59%) .NET
2 207 (6.55%) CSS
3 195 (6.17%) HTML
4 127 (4.02%) React
5 123 (3.89%) EDI
6 117 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 103 (3.26%) Web Services
8 76 (2.41%) REST
9 71 (2.25%) Node.js
10 68 (2.15%) ASP.NET
11 66 (2.09%) jQuery
12 65 (2.06%) GraphQL
13 63 (1.99%) XML
14 50 (1.58%) JSON
14 50 (1.58%) Oracle Fusion
15 47 (1.49%) Middleware
16 46 (1.46%) HTML5
17 42 (1.33%) .NET Framework
17 42 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (1.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 179 (5.67%) Management Information System
2 166 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
3 123 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
4 103 (3.26%) User Experience
5 85 (2.69%) Cloud Native
6 67 (2.12%) Driving Licence
7 64 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 59 (1.87%) Legacy Systems
9 57 (1.80%) FMCG
10 53 (1.68%) e-Learning
11 52 (1.65%) Analytical Mindset
12 45 (1.42%) Virtual Team
13 40 (1.27%) Mobile App
14 29 (0.92%) Renewable Energy
15 24 (0.76%) Life Science
16 23 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
17 22 (0.70%) Blog
17 22 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
18 20 (0.63%) Social Media
19 19 (0.60%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 246 (7.79%) Windows
2 129 (4.08%) Windows Server
3 92 (2.91%) Linux
4 55 (1.74%) Unix
4 55 (1.74%) Windows 10
5 45 (1.42%) Android
6 34 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 20 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (0.41%) Windows Server 2019
10 12 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
11 9 (0.28%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.19%) OS/400
13 5 (0.16%) VMS
13 5 (0.16%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.13%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.095%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.063%) FreeBSD
16 2 (0.063%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.032%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 710 (22.48%) Project Management
2 635 (20.11%) Agile
3 619 (19.60%) CRM
4 469 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
5 435 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
6 394 (12.48%) Project Delivery
7 323 (10.23%) Migration
8 300 (9.50%) Scrum
9 292 (9.25%) E-Commerce
10 230 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 229 (7.25%) Logistics
11 229 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 225 (7.12%) Analytics
13 223 (7.06%) Computer Science
14 216 (6.84%) DevOps
15 211 (6.68%) Change Management
16 186 (5.89%) ITIL
17 181 (5.73%) Programme Management
18 177 (5.60%) Data Modelling
19 170 (5.38%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 691 (21.88%) SQL
2 308 (9.75%) JavaScript
3 194 (6.14%) C#
4 124 (3.93%) Java
5 116 (3.67%) Python
6 102 (3.23%) PHP
7 90 (2.85%) T-SQL
8 86 (2.72%) PowerShell
9 79 (2.50%) TypeScript
10 59 (1.87%) C
11 58 (1.84%) VB
12 49 (1.55%) VBA
13 39 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 35 (1.11%) Tcl
15 33 (1.04%) Shell Script
16 25 (0.79%) ABAP
16 25 (0.79%) RPG
17 21 (0.66%) X++
18 16 (0.51%) Bash
19 14 (0.44%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 421 (13.33%) Degree
2 112 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (1.87%) PMI Certification
4 54 (1.71%) Security Cleared
5 52 (1.65%) ACCA
6 47 (1.49%) CIMA
7 44 (1.39%) AAT
8 39 (1.23%) Master's Degree
9 38 (1.20%) PMP
10 36 (1.14%) SC Cleared
11 34 (1.08%) TOGAF Certification
12 28 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 20 (0.63%) PgMP
14 19 (0.60%) HND
15 17 (0.54%) ISTQB
16 16 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (0.47%) HNC
17 15 (0.47%) MCSA
18 13 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (6.40%) QA
2 68 (2.15%) Accessibility
3 59 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 58 (1.84%) SLA
5 57 (1.80%) PMO
6 47 (1.49%) GDPR
7 37 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 26 (0.82%) COBIT
8 26 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 19 (0.60%) ISO 9001
10 9 (0.28%) PCI DSS
11 8 (0.25%) P3O
11 8 (0.25%) PMBOK
12 6 (0.19%) PSD2
13 5 (0.16%) COSO
14 4 (0.13%) GAAP
14 4 (0.13%) GMP
14 4 (0.13%) GRC
14 4 (0.13%) NIST
15 3 (0.095%) Def Stans
System Software
1 141 (4.46%) Active Directory
2 99 (3.13%) Docker
3 40 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 28 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.095%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.063%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.063%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.063%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.032%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.032%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.032%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 67 (2.12%) Kubernetes
2 61 (1.93%) Terraform
3 39 (1.23%) SCCM
4 29 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 21 (0.66%) Ansible
6 9 (0.28%) Autotask
7 6 (0.19%) Grafana
7 6 (0.19%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.16%) SCOM
9 4 (0.13%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.095%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.095%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.032%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.032%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.032%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.032%) Mesos
11 1 (0.032%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.032%) Puppet
11 1 (0.032%) WebSphere Cast Iron
11 1 (0.032%) WMI
Vendors
1 813 (25.74%) Microsoft
2 646 (20.46%) SAP
3 528 (16.72%) Oracle
4 269 (8.52%) JD Edwards
5 199 (6.30%) Salesforce.com
6 135 (4.27%) Google
7 77 (2.44%) Sage
8 75 (2.37%) Workday
9 73 (2.31%) Infor
10 68 (2.15%) IFS
11 58 (1.84%) IBM
12 54 (1.71%) Northgate
13 53 (1.68%) Civica
14 47 (1.49%) hybris
15 46 (1.46%) VMware
16 35 (1.11%) Epicor
16 35 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
17 33 (1.04%) RedGate
18 32 (1.01%) Zuora
19 31 (0.98%) HubSpot