Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 18 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -6
Permanent jobs citing ERP 7 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 7.87% 2.41% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.54% 3.23% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
West Lothian median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -1.10% +30.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £43,000 £41,550
90th Percentile £38,750 £47,000 £51,850
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 82 62 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 92.13% 74.70% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 84
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,250 £24,675
90th Percentile £54,250 £47,500 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in West Lothian

ERP
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for ERP in West Lothian

ERP
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Linlithgow +1 4 - -
Livingston - 3 £37,500 - 1
ERP
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing ERP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for ERP.

1 5 (71.43%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (57.14%) E-business
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) GMP
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Receivables
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Dynamics AX Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Product Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (57.14%) E-business
3 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 2 (28.57%) Manual Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) GMP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft