Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 83 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -10
Permanent jobs citing ERP 267 350 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.31% 3.50% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.63% 3.84% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 223 284 288
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £83,875 £64,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 7,347 9,120 10,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.02% 91.24% 91.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5,562 7,331 7,988
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 -35 88 £62,500 +28.21% 53
Coventry +17 33 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Warwickshire +54 32 £40,000 +6.67% 15
Staffordshire +25 26 £50,000 +17.65% 9
Herefordshire +6 15 £85,000 +97.67% 2
Worcestershire -6 11 £57,500 +51.32% 7
Solihull -25 10 £56,250 -25.00% 2
Dudley -16 4 £36,500 +40.38% 1
Wolverhampton +2 3 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Stourbridge -1 3 £45,000 -40.00%
Wednesbury +3 1 £26,000 -30.67%
Shropshire +3 1 £50,000 +39.37% 6
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 91 (34.08%) Finance
2 72 (26.97%) SQL
3 66 (24.72%) Microsoft
3 66 (24.72%) SAP
4 64 (23.97%) Manufacturing
5 53 (19.85%) Project Management
6 50 (18.73%) SQL Server
7 43 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
8 41 (15.36%) Oracle
9 38 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (13.11%) CRM
11 33 (12.36%) Dynamics AX
12 31 (11.61%) JD Edwards
12 31 (11.61%) Retail
13 30 (11.24%) Sage
14 29 (10.86%) SOA
14 29 (10.86%) Migration
14 29 (10.86%) NetSuite
15 28 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (10.49%) Windows
16 27 (10.11%) Middleware
17 26 (9.74%) ITIL
18 25 (9.36%) Advertising
18 25 (9.36%) Degree
19 24 (8.99%) C#
20 22 (8.24%) Logistics
20 22 (8.24%) SAP ERP
21 21 (7.87%) RPG
21 21 (7.87%) Crystal Reports

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 18 (6.74%) CMS
2 8 (3.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.12%) IIS
5 3 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.75%) Apache
6 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.75%) Moodle
6 2 (0.75%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.75%) Windchill
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.37%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 33 (12.36%) Dynamics AX
2 29 (10.86%) NetSuite
3 22 (8.24%) SAP ERP
4 17 (6.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (4.87%) SAP Business One
6 9 (3.37%) SAP S/4HANA
7 8 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (3.00%) FastStats
7 8 (3.00%) JDE OneWorld
8 7 (2.62%) PRMS
9 5 (1.87%) Sage 200
10 4 (1.50%) SAP ECC
10 4 (1.50%) SAP SD
10 4 (1.50%) SAP VC
11 3 (1.12%) HFM
11 3 (1.12%) Hyperion Planning
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
11 3 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (1.12%) Sage X3
11 3 (1.12%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.62%) Dynamics 365
3 14 (5.24%) PaaS
4 11 (4.12%) SaaS
5 10 (3.75%) IaaS
6 9 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.50%) Office 365
9 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.37%) Heroku
9 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.25%) LAN
2 6 (2.25%) WAN
3 5 (1.87%) FTP
4 1 (0.37%) ATM
4 1 (0.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) SMS
4 1 (0.37%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.37%) VLAN
4 1 (0.37%) VPN
4 1 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.73%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.87%) Crystal Reports
3 19 (7.12%) Big Data
4 13 (4.87%) SAP HANA
5 11 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.00%) MS Access
7 8 (3.00%) MySQL
7 8 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.12%) Essbase
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 2 (0.75%) Informix
11 2 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.75%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.37%) ERwin
3 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.37%) gulp
3 1 (0.37%) JDeveloper
3 1 (0.37%) JIRA
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.37%) YouTrack
General
1 91 (34.08%) Finance
2 64 (23.97%) Manufacturing
3 31 (11.61%) Retail
4 25 (9.36%) Advertising
5 13 (4.87%) Telecoms
6 11 (4.12%) General Ledger
7 9 (3.37%) Automotive
8 7 (2.62%) Marketing
9 4 (1.50%) Back Office
9 4 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.12%) Legal
11 2 (0.75%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 67 (25.09%) Consultant
2 50 (18.73%) Developer
3 33 (12.36%) Analyst
4 30 (11.24%) Architect
5 24 (8.99%) Project Manager
6 19 (7.12%) SQL Developer
7 17 (6.37%) Programme Manager
8 16 (5.99%) Lead Architect
8 16 (5.99%) RPG Developer
9 13 (4.87%) Enterprise Architect
9 13 (4.87%) ERP Manager
9 13 (4.87%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.12%) Implementation Consultant
10 11 (4.12%) SAP Consultant
11 10 (3.75%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
11 10 (3.75%) Lead Enterprise Architect
11 10 (3.75%) NetSuite Developer
12 9 (3.37%) ERP Consultant
12 9 (3.37%) Integration Developer
13 8 (3.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (10.11%) Middleware
2 20 (7.49%) SOAP
3 17 (6.37%) EDI
4 16 (5.99%) .NET
5 10 (3.75%) Web Services
6 8 (3.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (2.62%) XML
8 5 (1.87%) HTML
9 4 (1.50%) WinForms
10 2 (0.75%) CSS
10 2 (0.75%) REST
10 2 (0.75%) Velocity
10 2 (0.75%) WCF
10 2 (0.75%) WSDL
10 2 (0.75%) XSLT
11 1 (0.37%) Backbone.js
11 1 (0.37%) CSS3
11 1 (0.37%) Mongoose
11 1 (0.37%) SAP Fiori
11 1 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.74%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (5.24%) AS400
3 14 (5.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.75%) iSeries
5 8 (3.00%) Taxonomies
6 7 (2.62%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.62%) PMI
7 6 (2.25%) SCADA
8 5 (1.87%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (1.50%) FMCG
9 4 (1.50%) Industry 4.0
10 3 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.75%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.75%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.75%) User Experience
11 2 (0.75%) VLE
12 1 (0.37%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.49%) Windows
2 8 (3.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.87%) Linux
4 3 (1.12%) Android
5 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.75%) Unix
5 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.85%) Project Management
2 38 (14.23%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (13.11%) CRM
4 29 (10.86%) Migration
4 29 (10.86%) SOA
5 28 (10.49%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (9.74%) ITIL
7 22 (8.24%) Logistics
8 21 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (7.49%) Decision-Making
10 19 (7.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (6.74%) Microservices
11 18 (6.74%) Service Design
12 17 (6.37%) Project Planning
12 17 (6.37%) Workflow
13 15 (5.62%) Data Migration
13 15 (5.62%) Risk Management
14 14 (5.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (5.24%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.24%) OO
Programming Languages
1 72 (26.97%) SQL
2 24 (8.99%) C#
3 21 (7.87%) RPG
4 19 (7.12%) Java
5 14 (5.24%) RPG IV
6 13 (4.87%) C
6 13 (4.87%) JavaScript
7 10 (3.75%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.62%) VB
9 6 (2.25%) C++
9 6 (2.25%) Python
10 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.50%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.12%) ABAP
12 3 (1.12%) PHP
12 3 (1.12%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.75%) XPath
14 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (9.36%) Degree
2 11 (4.12%) ACCA
3 8 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.00%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.25%) CIMA
4 6 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.50%) PMP
7 3 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.75%) AAT
8 2 (0.75%) APMP
8 2 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.75%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.37%) CPIM
9 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (3.37%) GDPR
2 9 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.62%) PMO
4 6 (2.25%) SLA
5 4 (1.50%) QA
6 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.37%) COSHH
7 1 (0.37%) HAZOP
7 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.37%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 66 (24.72%) Microsoft
1 66 (24.72%) SAP
2 41 (15.36%) Oracle
3 31 (11.61%) JD Edwards
4 30 (11.24%) Sage
5 16 (5.99%) Epicor
6 15 (5.62%) Infor
7 8 (3.00%) Google
7 8 (3.00%) IFS
8 4 (1.50%) Axway
8 4 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.50%) SEEBURGER
9 3 (1.12%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.12%) McKesson
9 3 (1.12%) VMware
10 2 (0.75%) Cisco
10 2 (0.75%) EMC
10 2 (0.75%) IBM
10 2 (0.75%) Pegasus
10 2 (0.75%) Siebel