Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 84 76
Rank change year-on-year -9 -8 +26
Permanent jobs citing ERP 320 372 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.15% 3.22% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 3.61% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 267 288 378
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.96% -5.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,625
90th Percentile £87,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 9042 10303 9657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.87% 89.10% 87.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7335 8059 7968
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
Birmingham +3 122 £47,500 -12.04% 13
Solihull +39 47 £75,000 +114.29%
Staffordshire -13 31 £38,750 -8.82%
Coventry +23 29 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Worcestershire +5 17 £38,000 +1.33% 1
Wolverhampton +12 15 £62,500 +27.55% 1
Warwickshire -11 12 £37,000 -7.50% 1
Shropshire -10 5 £37,500 +11.11%
Dudley +14 4 £26,000 -52.73%
Herefordshire 0 4 £42,750 -5.00%
West Bromwich +4 2 £41,250 -21.43%
Sutton Coldfield +12 1 £42,500 +17.24% 1
Walsall +2 1 £40,000 +23.08%
Wednesbury -6 1 £37,500 - 1
Stourbridge - 1 £75,000 -
ERP
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ERP.

1 103 (32.19%) SAP
2 96 (30.00%) Finance
3 94 (29.38%) Manufacturing
4 93 (29.06%) Project Management
5 82 (25.63%) SQL
6 71 (22.19%) Microsoft
7 52 (16.25%) Oracle
8 49 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (15.00%) CRM
10 39 (12.19%) PRINCE2
10 39 (12.19%) SAP ERP
10 39 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
11 38 (11.88%) SQL Server
11 38 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 36 (11.25%) Change Management
12 36 (11.25%) Degree
13 31 (9.69%) .NET
13 31 (9.69%) C#
14 30 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
15 29 (9.06%) Retail
15 29 (9.06%) Logistics
16 25 (7.81%) Advertising
16 25 (7.81%) Windows
17 24 (7.50%) ITIL
17 24 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (7.50%) Infor
18 23 (7.19%) Sage
19 21 (6.56%) IFS
20 20 (6.25%) Business Transformation
20 20 (6.25%) Programme Management

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 10 (3.13%) IIS
2 7 (2.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.31%) CMS
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) Drupal
5 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.31%) SAS
5 1 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 12 (3.75%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.81%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (12.19%) SAP ERP
2 30 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (5.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 18 (5.63%) SAP S/4HANA
4 17 (5.31%) SAP VC
5 11 (3.44%) NetSuite
6 9 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (2.81%) SAP FI
7 7 (2.19%) BPCS
8 6 (1.88%) Infor M3
8 6 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (1.88%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (1.88%) Sage X3
9 5 (1.56%) Sage 200
9 5 (1.56%) SAP Business One
10 4 (1.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (1.25%) SAP CO
10 4 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
1 7 (2.19%) Office 365
2 6 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.88%) Taleo
3 5 (1.56%) SaaS
4 3 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.88%) AMQP
2 3 (0.94%) Firewall
2 3 (0.94%) Internet
2 3 (0.94%) SMS
2 3 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.31%) DHCP
3 1 (0.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.31%) Network Security
3 1 (0.31%) SAN
3 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (3.44%) MySQL
5 8 (2.50%) QlikView
6 6 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.56%) Power BI
7 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.25%) Qlik Sense
8 4 (1.25%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.94%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.31%) Big Data
11 1 (0.31%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.31%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Subversion
2 6 (1.88%) JUnit
2 6 (1.88%) Mocha
2 6 (1.88%) Selenium
3 4 (1.25%) MorphX
3 4 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.94%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.94%) JIRA
4 3 (0.94%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.31%) eCATT
5 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.31%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.31%) Maven
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 96 (30.00%) Finance
2 94 (29.38%) Manufacturing
3 29 (9.06%) Retail
4 25 (7.81%) Advertising
5 17 (5.31%) Marketing
6 12 (3.75%) Automotive
7 10 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.19%) Legal
9 6 (1.88%) Billing
10 5 (1.56%) Banking
11 4 (1.25%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
12 1 (0.31%) Front Office
12 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Law
12 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (17.50%) Analyst
2 47 (14.69%) Project Manager
3 39 (12.19%) Developer
4 30 (9.38%) Consultant
5 25 (7.81%) ERP Manager
6 22 (6.88%) SAP Manager
7 20 (6.25%) Architect
7 20 (6.25%) IT Manager
8 19 (5.94%) Programme Manager
9 18 (5.63%) ERP Project Manager
10 17 (5.31%) ERP Analyst
11 16 (5.00%) Business Analyst
12 14 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (4.06%) Support Analyst
14 10 (3.13%) ERP Support
14 10 (3.13%) SAP Programme Manager
14 10 (3.13%) Senior Developer
15 9 (2.81%) Administrator
16 8 (2.50%) Oracle Consultant
16 8 (2.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.69%) .NET
2 17 (5.31%) HTML
3 13 (4.06%) CSS
3 13 (4.06%) EDI
4 7 (2.19%) Ajax
5 6 (1.88%) Backbone.js
5 6 (1.88%) Handlebars
5 6 (1.88%) Node.js
5 6 (1.88%) Sass
6 5 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.25%) COM
7 4 (1.25%) Laravel
7 4 (1.25%) XML
8 3 (0.94%) J2EE
8 3 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.94%) Web Services
9 2 (0.63%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.63%) jQuery
9 2 (0.63%) RESTful
9 2 (0.63%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.81%) NHS
5 6 (1.88%) User Experience
6 5 (1.56%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (1.56%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.25%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.94%) AS400
8 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.94%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.94%) iSeries
8 3 (0.94%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.63%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.63%) EPoS
9 2 (0.63%) FMCG
9 2 (0.63%) iPad
9 2 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.81%) Windows
2 17 (5.31%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.56%) Linux
4 5 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.25%) Unix
5 4 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.31%) Android
8 1 (0.31%) Debian
8 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.31%) VMS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.06%) Project Management
2 49 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (15.00%) CRM
4 39 (12.19%) PRINCE2
5 38 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (11.25%) Change Management
7 29 (9.06%) Logistics
8 24 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (7.50%) ITIL
9 20 (6.25%) Business Transformation
9 20 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 19 (5.94%) E-Commerce
11 17 (5.31%) Migration
11 17 (5.31%) Service Management
12 16 (5.00%) Analytics
12 16 (5.00%) Coaching
12 16 (5.00%) Data Migration
12 16 (5.00%) TOGAF
13 14 (4.38%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (4.38%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 82 (25.63%) SQL
2 31 (9.69%) C#
3 17 (5.31%) JavaScript
4 16 (5.00%) Java
5 13 (4.06%) C
6 11 (3.44%) C++
7 10 (3.13%) X++
8 6 (1.88%) Perl
9 5 (1.56%) PHP
9 5 (1.56%) VBA
10 4 (1.25%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.25%) Python
11 3 (0.94%) Delphi
11 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.63%) RPG
12 2 (0.63%) Ruby
13 1 (0.31%) Groovy
13 1 (0.31%) R
13 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (11.25%) Degree
2 15 (4.69%) Master's Degree
3 10 (3.13%) CIMA
4 8 (2.50%) ACCA
4 8 (2.50%) CPIM
5 7 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.25%) PMP
8 3 (0.94%) CISA
8 3 (0.94%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.94%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.63%) APMP
9 2 (0.63%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.31%) ISEB
10 1 (0.31%) MBA
10 1 (0.31%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.94%) COSO
2 3 (0.94%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) GDPR
4 1 (0.31%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.31%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.31%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.31%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.31%) QRadar
2 1 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 103 (32.19%) SAP
2 71 (22.19%) Microsoft
3 52 (16.25%) Oracle
4 24 (7.50%) Infor
5 23 (7.19%) Sage
6 21 (6.56%) IFS
7 19 (5.94%) Epicor
8 18 (5.63%) JD Edwards
9 10 (3.13%) QAD
10 7 (2.19%) VMware
11 5 (1.56%) Cognos
12 3 (0.94%) Casewise
12 3 (0.94%) Citrix
12 3 (0.94%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.94%) HP
12 3 (0.94%) Zend
13 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.63%) Veeam
14 1 (0.31%) LogRhythm