Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring ERP skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited ERP over the 6 months leading up to 21 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 98 108 237
Rank change year-on-year +10 +129 -97
Permanent jobs citing ERP 2,529 2,476 3,141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.64% 2.98% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.13% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,609 1,904 2,122
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,538 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,375 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.04% +9.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

ERP falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,736 79,119 171,093
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.22% 95.38% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 52,643 51,303 86,275
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £33,613
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £44,186
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,249 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.71% +0.42% +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +7.14%

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 21 July 2024.

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 21 July 2024. 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 +17 2,282 £54,500 -9.17% 414
UK excluding London +5 1,872 £50,000 -9.09% 392
Work from Home +85 1,086 £60,000 - 234
North of England +22 537 £51,250 -6.82% 90
London +32 531 £70,000 +3.70% 64
South East +15 486 £50,000 -9.09% 99
Midlands -19 416 £50,000 -13.04% 87
North West +14 300 £52,500 -4.55% 48
West Midlands -19 249 £51,250 -14.58% 52
Yorkshire +29 185 £50,000 -9.09% 31
East Midlands -21 167 £44,000 -20.00% 35
East of England -15 155 £55,000 - 47
South West -22 138 £54,500 -0.91% 46
Scotland -3 110 £47,500 -13.64% 26
North East +2 52 £41,774 -30.38% 14
Wales +5 19 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Northern Ireland +31 16 £60,000 +26.32% 4

ERP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 303 (11.98%) SAS
2 95 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 43 (1.70%) CMS
4 39 (1.54%) IIS
4 39 (1.54%) Microsoft Exchange
4 39 (1.54%) Umbraco
5 37 (1.46%) Kentico
6 36 (1.42%) Headless CMS
6 36 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 22 (0.87%) Apache
8 20 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (0.75%) Confluence
10 8 (0.32%) Anypoint
10 8 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.32%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.28%) MS Project Server
12 6 (0.24%) Appian
13 5 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.20%) OpenEdge
14 4 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 170 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 133 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (1.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
6 11 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 5 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
8 4 (0.16%) SPSS
9 3 (0.12%) CATIA
10 1 (0.040%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 358 (14.16%) SAP ERP
2 126 (4.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 76 (3.01%) SAP S/4HANA
4 74 (2.93%) NetSuite
5 56 (2.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 54 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
7 47 (1.86%) Dynamics NAV
8 46 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
8 46 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
9 39 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
10 28 (1.11%) Oracle General Ledger
10 28 (1.11%) Sage X3
11 27 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
12 25 (0.99%) SAP Business One
13 23 (0.91%) Sage 200
14 20 (0.79%) SAP PP
15 18 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
15 18 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
16 17 (0.67%) SAP FI
17 16 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 326 (12.89%) Dynamics 365
2 254 (10.04%) Power Platform
3 252 (9.96%) Azure
4 170 (6.72%) Microsoft 365
5 92 (3.64%) SaaS
6 87 (3.44%) AWS
7 63 (2.49%) OCI
8 57 (2.25%) Azure DevOps
9 39 (1.54%) PowerApps
10 34 (1.34%) Kontent
11 31 (1.23%) Power Automate
12 23 (0.91%) GCP
13 18 (0.71%) Entra ID
13 18 (0.71%) WhatsApp
14 17 (0.67%) PaaS
15 15 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (0.40%) Intacct
17 8 (0.32%) IaaS
18 7 (0.28%) Azure Service Bus
19 6 (0.24%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 306 (12.10%) Broadband
2 35 (1.38%) LAN
3 34 (1.34%) WAN
4 33 (1.30%) Firewall
5 29 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
6 28 (1.11%) Network Security
7 22 (0.87%) DHCP
7 22 (0.87%) DNS
8 18 (0.71%) VPN
8 18 (0.71%) Wireless
9 17 (0.67%) VLAN
10 16 (0.63%) SAN
11 13 (0.51%) Internet
12 12 (0.47%) VoIP
13 10 (0.40%) HTTP
14 9 (0.36%) FTP
15 6 (0.24%) 5G
16 5 (0.20%) SSL
17 4 (0.16%) Intranet
17 4 (0.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 225 (8.90%) Power BI
2 172 (6.80%) SQL Server
3 59 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
4 50 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 49 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (1.74%) DB2
7 39 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 39 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
10 22 (0.87%) MongoDB
11 21 (0.83%) SAP HANA
12 20 (0.79%) MS Access
13 17 (0.67%) Tableau
14 16 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (0.55%) SAP BW
16 13 (0.51%) Power Query
17 11 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 11 (0.43%) Oracle Database
18 10 (0.40%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (1.58%) JIRA
2 25 (0.99%) Git
3 17 (0.67%) Visual Studio
4 12 (0.47%) PowerBuilder
5 9 (0.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (0.28%) Hudson
6 7 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.24%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.20%) JMeter
8 5 (0.20%) LabVIEW
8 5 (0.20%) Selenium
9 4 (0.16%) Android Studio
9 4 (0.16%) JUnit
9 4 (0.16%) MorphX
9 4 (0.16%) Postman
9 4 (0.16%) TestNG
9 4 (0.16%) Toad
10 2 (0.079%) GitLab
10 2 (0.079%) REST Assured
General
1 1,023 (40.45%) Social Skills
2 945 (37.37%) Finance
3 490 (19.38%) Manufacturing
4 403 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
5 178 (7.04%) Retail
6 120 (4.74%) Law
7 110 (4.35%) Legal
8 86 (3.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 81 (3.20%) Marketing
10 62 (2.45%) Public Sector
11 57 (2.25%) Organisational Skills
12 56 (2.21%) Influencing Skills
13 49 (1.94%) Presentation Skills
14 41 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
15 40 (1.58%) Aerospace
16 32 (1.27%) Games
17 27 (1.07%) Automotive
17 27 (1.07%) Back Office
18 22 (0.87%) Banking
19 18 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 454 (17.95%) Architect
2 403 (15.94%) Solutions Architect
3 376 (14.87%) Analyst
4 323 (12.77%) Developer
5 247 (9.77%) Consultant
6 207 (8.19%) Senior
7 187 (7.39%) IT Manager
8 154 (6.09%) Project Manager
9 122 (4.82%) Lead
10 106 (4.19%) ERP Developer
11 92 (3.64%) ERP Manager
12 83 (3.28%) Applications Support
13 74 (2.93%) Support Analyst
14 72 (2.85%) Senior Developer
15 67 (2.65%) ERP Analyst
15 67 (2.65%) Systems Analyst
15 67 (2.65%) Systems Manager
16 63 (2.49%) .NET Developer
17 58 (2.29%) Business Analyst
18 56 (2.21%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (6.52%) .NET
2 66 (2.61%) .NET Framework
2 66 (2.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 63 (2.49%) Web Services
4 60 (2.37%) REST
5 58 (2.29%) SOAP
6 57 (2.25%) EDI
7 53 (2.10%) React
8 49 (1.94%) XML
9 48 (1.90%) .NET Core
10 45 (1.78%) ASP.NET
11 43 (1.70%) HTML
12 39 (1.54%) RESTful
13 36 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 36 (1.42%) Next.js
14 24 (0.95%) CSS
15 21 (0.83%) JSON
16 19 (0.75%) Middleware
17 16 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
18 11 (0.43%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 158 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 117 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
3 94 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 72 (2.85%) FMCG
5 44 (1.74%) Driving Licence
6 39 (1.54%) Onboarding
7 37 (1.46%) Product Ownership
8 32 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
9 27 (1.07%) Legacy Systems
9 27 (1.07%) Renewable Energy
10 25 (0.99%) Data Structures
10 25 (0.99%) Virtual Team
11 20 (0.79%) Mobile App
11 20 (0.79%) Public Cloud
12 16 (0.63%) Data Centre
13 14 (0.55%) Biopharmaceutical
13 14 (0.55%) iSeries
13 14 (0.55%) Low-Code
14 11 (0.43%) AS400
14 11 (0.43%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 146 (5.77%) Windows
2 88 (3.48%) Windows Server
3 85 (3.36%) Linux
4 46 (1.82%) Windows 10
5 26 (1.03%) Unix
6 23 (0.91%) AIX
7 22 (0.87%) Windows Server 2019
8 21 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (0.71%) Android
10 12 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
13 8 (0.32%) Apple iOS
13 8 (0.32%) VMS
13 8 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.079%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.040%) HPUX
16 1 (0.040%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 626 (24.75%) Agile
2 513 (20.28%) Roadmaps
3 466 (18.43%) Problem-Solving
4 437 (17.28%) Project Management
5 397 (15.70%) Change Management
6 379 (14.99%) CRM
7 371 (14.67%) Data Management
8 333 (13.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 322 (12.73%) Performance Management
9 322 (12.73%) Strategic Roadmap
10 316 (12.50%) TOGAF
11 308 (12.18%) Business Intelligence
12 258 (10.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 205 (8.11%) Customer Service
13 205 (8.11%) Migration
14 182 (7.20%) Project Delivery
15 177 (7.00%) Computer Science
16 150 (5.93%) Mentoring
17 137 (5.42%) Decision-Making
18 136 (5.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 479 (18.94%) SQL
2 165 (6.52%) C#
3 109 (4.31%) JavaScript
4 58 (2.29%) Python
5 43 (1.70%) Java
5 43 (1.70%) PL/SQL
6 41 (1.62%) T-SQL
7 30 (1.19%) PowerShell
8 29 (1.15%) C
8 29 (1.15%) VB
9 25 (0.99%) C++
10 21 (0.83%) VBA
11 20 (0.79%) VB.NET
12 19 (0.75%) PHP
13 14 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions
13 14 (0.55%) RPG
14 11 (0.43%) ABAP
15 10 (0.40%) Bash
16 9 (0.36%) RPG IV
17 6 (0.24%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 490 (19.38%) Degree
2 143 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 99 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 94 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 36 (1.42%) PMI Certification
6 30 (1.19%) PMP
7 29 (1.15%) DBS Check
8 28 (1.11%) Master's Degree
9 25 (0.99%) CISA
10 22 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
12 15 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 14 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (0.36%) ACCA
16 8 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 7 (0.28%) CIMA
17 7 (0.28%) HND
18 6 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 6 (0.24%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (2.69%) QA
2 57 (2.25%) PMO
3 47 (1.86%) SLA
4 34 (1.34%) GDPR
5 27 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (1.07%) ITGC
6 22 (0.87%) ISO 9001
7 21 (0.83%) Data Quality
8 13 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
9 12 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.36%) PCI DSS
11 8 (0.32%) GAAP
12 7 (0.28%) IFRS
13 6 (0.24%) Accessibility
13 6 (0.24%) GxP
14 3 (0.12%) GRC
14 3 (0.12%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
15 2 (0.079%) COBIT
15 2 (0.079%) WCAG
System Software
1 90 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.40%) Firmware
4 10 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.20%) Docker
5 5 (0.20%) vSphere
6 3 (0.12%) Embedded Firmware
7 2 (0.079%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.040%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 12 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 9 (0.36%) Terraform
4 6 (0.24%) CloudHub
5 2 (0.079%) SCCM
5 2 (0.079%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.040%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.040%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.040%) Plesk
Vendors
1 710 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 670 (26.49%) SAP
3 638 (25.23%) Oracle
4 308 (12.18%) Hyperion
5 305 (12.06%) Anaplan
6 108 (4.27%) IFS
6 108 (4.27%) Sage
7 68 (2.69%) Salesforce
8 65 (2.57%) Epicor
9 41 (1.62%) IBM
10 37 (1.46%) Workday
11 36 (1.42%) Sitecore
12 34 (1.34%) Optimizely
13 28 (1.11%) Google
13 28 (1.11%) JD Edwards
14 23 (0.91%) VMware
15 21 (0.83%) Infor
15 21 (0.83%) SYSPRO
16 20 (0.79%) ServiceNow
17 19 (0.75%) PeopleSoft