Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 86 53
Rank change year-on-year -14 -33 +15
Permanent jobs citing ERP 184 265 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.85% 3.39% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 3.68% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 141 209 347
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,699 £32,500 £30,450
90th Percentile £73,750 £92,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

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 5,854 7,205 8,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.66% 92.10% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,790 5,398 7,003
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,198
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +6.64% +4.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 2020. 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 +19 91 £55,000 -5.58% 40
Solihull +2 16 £52,934 +5.87% 2
Warwickshire -16 11 £40,000 - 3
Shropshire +22 10 £37,500 -44.44% 5
Coventry 0 10 £43,750 -12.50% 10
Worcestershire 0 5 £27,500 -48.84% 7
Staffordshire -13 3 £31,500 -31.89% 9
Wolverhampton -2 1 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Herefordshire -8 1 £40,000 -52.94% 3
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 80 (43.48%) SAP
2 53 (28.80%) Finance
3 47 (25.54%) Microsoft
4 44 (23.91%) Project Management
5 43 (23.37%) Oracle
6 42 (22.83%) Logistics
7 34 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 27 (14.67%) SQL
8 27 (14.67%) Dynamics 365
9 25 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (11.41%) Manufacturing
11 20 (10.87%) PRINCE2
11 20 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (10.87%) SAP SCM
12 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
13 17 (9.24%) Oracle ERP
13 17 (9.24%) SAP PP
13 17 (9.24%) SAP S/4HANA
13 17 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (8.70%) Project Delivery
14 16 (8.70%) SaaS
14 16 (8.70%) Migration
14 16 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
15 15 (8.15%) Dynamics NAV
15 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (8.15%) Thought Leadership
16 14 (7.61%) Change Management
16 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
17 13 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (7.07%) NetSuite

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 14 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.63%) Oracle UPK
3 2 (1.09%) Appian
3 2 (1.09%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (10.87%) SAP SCM
2 17 (9.24%) Oracle ERP
2 17 (9.24%) SAP PP
2 17 (9.24%) SAP S/4HANA
3 16 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (8.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (7.07%) NetSuite
6 10 (5.43%) SAP PS
6 10 (5.43%) SAP WM
7 7 (3.80%) SAP MM
8 6 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (3.26%) SAP SD
9 5 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (2.72%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (2.72%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (2.72%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (2.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (2.72%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (2.72%) SAP EWM
10 4 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.67%) Dynamics 365
2 16 (8.70%) SaaS
3 11 (5.98%) Power Platform
4 7 (3.80%) Azure
5 6 (3.26%) Office 365
6 5 (2.72%) AWS
7 4 (2.17%) PaaS
7 4 (2.17%) PowerApps
7 4 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Flow
9 2 (1.09%) OneDrive
9 2 (1.09%) Yammer
10 1 (0.54%) Boomi
10 1 (0.54%) IaaS
10 1 (0.54%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.17%) Skype
2 3 (1.63%) Intranet
3 2 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (5.98%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (4.89%) Power BI
6 5 (2.72%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.63%) MySQL
9 2 (1.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.09%) Big Data
9 2 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (1.09%) Essbase
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Smart View
10 1 (0.54%) MS Access
10 1 (0.54%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.54%) QlikView
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.17%) JIRA
2 3 (1.63%) Selenium
3 2 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.09%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.54%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (28.80%) Finance
2 21 (11.41%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.52%) Back Office
4 11 (5.98%) Marketing
4 11 (5.98%) Public Sector
4 11 (5.98%) Retail
5 8 (4.35%) Games
5 8 (4.35%) Local Government
6 5 (2.72%) Billing
7 4 (2.17%) Advertising
7 4 (2.17%) Law
8 1 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 42 (22.83%) Consultant
2 25 (13.59%) ERP Manager
3 22 (11.96%) Analyst
3 22 (11.96%) SAP Consultant
4 21 (11.41%) Project Manager
5 16 (8.70%) Architect
6 15 (8.15%) SAP PP Consultant
7 13 (7.07%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.52%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (5.43%) Crystal Reports Writer
9 10 (5.43%) Report Writer
9 10 (5.43%) SAP PS Consultant
9 10 (5.43%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 10 (5.43%) Senior SAP PP Consultant
9 10 (5.43%) Senior SAP PS Consultant
10 9 (4.89%) Change Manager
10 9 (4.89%) Developer
11 8 (4.35%) ERP Architect
12 7 (3.80%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.98%) .NET
1 11 (5.98%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (2.72%) HTML
3 4 (2.17%) CSS
3 4 (2.17%) Web Services
4 3 (1.63%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.09%) JSON
5 2 (1.09%) Middleware
5 2 (1.09%) SAML
5 2 (1.09%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.54%) BAPI
6 1 (0.54%) COM
6 1 (0.54%) EDI
6 1 (0.54%) IDoc
6 1 (0.54%) React
6 1 (0.54%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.54%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.54%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.72%) FMCG
4 4 (2.17%) Social Media
5 3 (1.63%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) User Experience
7 1 (0.54%) AS400
7 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.54%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (0.54%) iSeries
7 1 (0.54%) NHS
7 1 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.17%) Windows
2 2 (1.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.91%) Project Management
2 42 (22.83%) Logistics
3 34 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 17 (9.24%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (8.70%) Migration
7 16 (8.70%) Project Delivery
8 15 (8.15%) Thought Leadership
9 14 (7.61%) Change Management
10 13 (7.07%) Data Migration
11 12 (6.52%) CRM
11 12 (6.52%) Line Management
12 11 (5.98%) Presales
13 10 (5.43%) ITIL
13 10 (5.43%) Time Management
13 10 (5.43%) Translating Business Requirements
13 10 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (4.89%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (14.67%) SQL
2 12 (6.52%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.26%) C#
5 5 (2.72%) PHP
6 4 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (1.63%) C++
7 3 (1.63%) Progress 4GL
7 3 (1.63%) VB
7 3 (1.63%) X++
8 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.09%) Java
9 1 (0.54%) ABAP
9 1 (0.54%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (5.98%) Degree
2 8 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.72%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.17%) AAT
5 4 (2.17%) ACCA
5 4 (2.17%) CIMA
5 4 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.17%) PMP
6 3 (1.63%) GISP
7 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.09%) HNC
7 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.09%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.54%) IIBA
8 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.17%) GDPR
2 4 (2.17%) ISO 9000
2 4 (2.17%) PMO
2 4 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.17%) SLA
3 3 (1.63%) COBIT
3 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.63%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (1.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.80%) SCCM
2 4 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.09%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.09%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.09%) Puppet
4 2 (1.09%) Terraform
5 1 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.54%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 80 (43.48%) SAP
2 47 (25.54%) Microsoft
3 43 (23.37%) Oracle
4 10 (5.43%) JD Edwards
5 9 (4.89%) Sage
6 5 (2.72%) Epicor
6 5 (2.72%) HP
6 5 (2.72%) IBM
7 4 (2.17%) Cisco
8 3 (1.63%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.09%) CA
9 2 (1.09%) Concur
9 2 (1.09%) EMC
9 2 (1.09%) Google
9 2 (1.09%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.09%) IFS
9 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.54%) Infor
10 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.54%) ServiceNow