Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 66 112
Rank change year-on-year +17 +46 +3
Permanent jobs citing ERP 464 401 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.76% 4.07% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 4.49% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 367 300 305
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,450 £22,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,875 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,692 8,935 10,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 89.22% 90.70% 89.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6,702 7,188 8,282
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

ERP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ERP in the West Midlands

ERP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for ERP in the West Midlands

ERP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ERP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for ERP in the West Midlands

ERP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ERP within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Birmingham +7 191 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Staffordshire +3 42 £40,000 - 4
Worcestershire +51 32 £45,000 +40.08% 5
Coventry -20 26 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Warwickshire -16 21 £42,500 +1.80% 2
Solihull +24 20 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Wolverhampton -6 16 £53,750 -38.57% 1
Shropshire +20 9 £35,000 -39.13% 1
Herefordshire +30 5 £65,000 +160.00%
West Bromwich +11 1 £40,000 -46.67%
Stourbridge -2 1 £85,000 +88.89%
Walsall -3 1 £42,500 +54.55%
Tipton - 1 £27,500 -
Dudley - 1 £30,000 -
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 153 (32.97%) Finance
2 145 (31.25%) SAP
3 144 (31.03%) Manufacturing
4 126 (27.16%) Microsoft
5 125 (26.94%) SQL
6 104 (22.41%) CRM
7 99 (21.34%) Dynamics AX
8 96 (20.69%) Advertising
9 87 (18.75%) Oracle
10 79 (17.03%) Epicor
11 75 (16.16%) Infor
12 74 (15.95%) Project Management
13 72 (15.52%) C#
14 69 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
15 65 (14.01%) Sage
16 63 (13.58%) Logistics
16 63 (13.58%) NetSuite
17 56 (12.07%) IFS
18 55 (11.85%) JD Edwards
19 54 (11.64%) Dynamics 365
20 53 (11.42%) .NET
21 49 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
22 48 (10.34%) Retail
23 46 (9.91%) Dynamics NAV
24 44 (9.48%) Dynamics CRM
24 44 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
25 43 (9.27%) E-Commerce
26 38 (8.19%) SQL Server
26 38 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
27 36 (7.76%) Migration

ERP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (1.72%) CMS
3 6 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.65%) Confluence
6 2 (0.43%) IIS
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.22%) Mongoose
Applications
1 15 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 99 (21.34%) Dynamics AX
2 63 (13.58%) NetSuite
3 46 (9.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 44 (9.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 36 (7.76%) SAP ERP
6 34 (7.33%) SAP S/4HANA
7 25 (5.39%) SAP Business One
8 14 (3.02%) Infor M3
8 14 (3.02%) Unit4 Business World
9 10 (2.16%) Sage X3
9 10 (2.16%) SAP CO
9 10 (2.16%) SAP FI
9 10 (2.16%) SAP FI/CO
9 10 (2.16%) SAP MM
9 10 (2.16%) SAP SD
10 9 (1.94%) Dynamics GP
10 9 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (1.72%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 8 (1.72%) Sage 200
12 7 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 54 (11.64%) Dynamics 365
2 23 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.96%) SaaS
3 21 (4.53%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (3.02%) Office 365
5 12 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.86%) GitHub
7 3 (0.65%) IaaS
7 3 (0.65%) PaaS
8 2 (0.43%) Taleo
9 1 (0.22%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.51%) AMQP
2 5 (1.08%) Telnet
2 5 (1.08%) Wireshark
3 4 (0.86%) FTP
3 4 (0.86%) SMS
3 4 (0.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.65%) Skype
5 2 (0.43%) ATM
6 1 (0.22%) DHCP
6 1 (0.22%) DNS
6 1 (0.22%) Intranet
6 1 (0.22%) LAN
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) VoIP
6 1 (0.22%) VPN
6 1 (0.22%) WAN
6 1 (0.22%) Wireless
6 1 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 28 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (2.80%) SAP HANA
5 12 (2.59%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.16%) Power BI
7 9 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.72%) MySQL
8 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.51%) Big Data
9 7 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.29%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.08%) GIS
11 5 (1.08%) QlikView
12 3 (0.65%) DTS
12 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.43%) OLAP
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.16%) Subversion
2 9 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.72%) Selenium
4 7 (1.51%) JUnit
4 7 (1.51%) Mocha
4 7 (1.51%) MorphX
5 6 (1.29%) JIRA
6 5 (1.08%) Rational Rose
7 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.65%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.43%) JDeveloper
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.22%) Maven
9 1 (0.22%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 153 (32.97%) Finance
2 144 (31.03%) Manufacturing
3 96 (20.69%) Advertising
4 48 (10.34%) Retail
5 26 (5.60%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.45%) Marketing
7 11 (2.37%) Billing
8 7 (1.51%) Banking
9 4 (0.86%) Automotive
10 3 (0.65%) Back Office
10 3 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 96 (20.69%) Analyst
2 92 (19.83%) Consultant
3 66 (14.22%) Developer
4 37 (7.97%) Project Manager
5 33 (7.11%) SAP Consultant
6 28 (6.03%) ERP Analyst
7 27 (5.82%) Business Analyst
7 27 (5.82%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 26 (5.60%) Architect
8 26 (5.60%) IT Manager
9 23 (4.96%) ERP Manager
10 19 (4.09%) Administrator
11 18 (3.88%) Support Analyst
12 17 (3.66%) Functional Consultant
13 16 (3.45%) Business Consultant
14 15 (3.23%) Business Manager
15 14 (3.02%) .NET Developer
15 14 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (3.02%) Systems Analyst
15 14 (3.02%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (11.42%) .NET
2 19 (4.09%) HTML
3 18 (3.88%) Web Services
4 12 (2.59%) Middleware
4 12 (2.59%) SOAP
4 12 (2.59%) WCF
5 11 (2.37%) CSS
5 11 (2.37%) XML
6 10 (2.16%) RESTful
7 9 (1.94%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.94%) EDI
8 8 (1.72%) Ajax
9 7 (1.51%) Backbone.js
9 7 (1.51%) Handlebars
9 7 (1.51%) Node.js
9 7 (1.51%) Sass
10 6 (1.29%) SAPUI5
11 5 (1.08%) BAPI
11 5 (1.08%) SAP Fiori
11 5 (1.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.48%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.31%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (2.59%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.59%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.37%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.51%) NHS
7 5 (1.08%) AS400
7 5 (1.08%) iSeries
8 4 (0.86%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (0.86%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.65%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.65%) User Experience
10 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.43%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.43%) EFT
11 1 (0.22%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.22%) EPoS
11 1 (0.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (6.47%) Windows
2 10 (2.16%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.72%) Android
4 6 (1.29%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.08%) Unix
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.43%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (22.41%) CRM
2 74 (15.95%) Project Management
3 69 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (13.58%) Logistics
5 49 (10.56%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (9.27%) E-Commerce
7 38 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (7.76%) Migration
9 34 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (7.11%) Mentoring
11 28 (6.03%) Service Management
12 26 (5.60%) Change Management
12 26 (5.60%) IT Strategy
13 25 (5.39%) PRINCE2
13 25 (5.39%) Process Improvement
14 23 (4.96%) Coaching
15 18 (3.88%) Decision-Making
15 18 (3.88%) ITIL
15 18 (3.88%) Workflow
16 17 (3.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 125 (26.94%) SQL
2 72 (15.52%) C#
3 29 (6.25%) Java
4 22 (4.74%) JavaScript
5 18 (3.88%) C
6 17 (3.66%) C++
7 16 (3.45%) X++
8 10 (2.16%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.94%) RPG
10 6 (1.29%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.08%) ABAP
11 5 (1.08%) RPG IV
11 5 (1.08%) VBA
12 4 (0.86%) Delphi
13 3 (0.65%) Perl
14 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.43%) XAML
15 1 (0.22%) Groovy
15 1 (0.22%) VBScript
15 1 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (5.60%) Degree
2 16 (3.45%) ACCA
2 16 (3.45%) CIMA
3 13 (2.80%) CPIM
4 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.08%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.43%) ISEB
8 2 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.43%) PMP
8 2 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.22%) APMP
9 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CISSP
9 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.72%) GDPR
1 8 (1.72%) SLA
2 7 (1.51%) PMO
3 5 (1.08%) QA
4 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) COSO
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.51%) Docker
3 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 145 (31.25%) SAP
2 126 (27.16%) Microsoft
3 87 (18.75%) Oracle
4 79 (17.03%) Epicor
5 75 (16.16%) Infor
6 65 (14.01%) Sage
7 56 (12.07%) IFS
8 55 (11.85%) JD Edwards
9 15 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (2.16%) Xero
11 6 (1.29%) Google
11 6 (1.29%) IBM
11 6 (1.29%) Pegasus
12 5 (1.08%) Casewise
12 5 (1.08%) Syclo
13 4 (0.86%) Cognos
13 4 (0.86%) DevExpress
13 4 (0.86%) ServiceNow
13 4 (0.86%) VMware
14 3 (0.65%) BMC