The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 11 1 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing SAP 23 66 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.04% 26.40% 9.97%
As % of the Vendors category 24.47% 50.00% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 60 24
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.97%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.91% +1.00%
SAP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
94 132 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 49.21% 52.80% 62.24%
Number of salaries quoted 67 109 163
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +34.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SAP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Aberdeen region.

SAP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SAP
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP.

1 26 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (61.54%) SAP SCM
2 24 (61.54%) Logistics
3 23 (58.97%) SAP MM
4 20 (51.28%) Business Analysis
4 20 (51.28%) Finance
5 15 (38.46%) ABAP
6 14 (35.90%) SAP PP
6 14 (35.90%) PLM
6 14 (35.90%) SAP SD
6 14 (35.90%) Supply Chain Management
6 14 (35.90%) SAP PLM
7 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (25.64%) Back Office
9 9 (23.08%) SAP CO
10 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) Project Management
12 6 (15.38%) Degree
13 5 (12.82%) Migration
13 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (12.82%) SAP HR
13 5 (12.82%) Oracle
13 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
14 4 (10.26%) SAP HCM
14 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
14 4 (10.26%) Sage
14 4 (10.26%) .NET
14 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (61.54%) SAP SCM
3 23 (58.97%) SAP MM
4 14 (35.90%) SAP PP
4 14 (35.90%) SAP SD
4 14 (35.90%) SAP PLM
5 9 (23.08%) SAP CO
6 5 (12.82%) SAP HR
7 4 (10.26%) SAP HCM
7 4 (10.26%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (7.69%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) LSMW
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (51.28%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Back Office
3 4 (10.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Consultant
2 28 (71.79%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (51.28%) SAP MM Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) SAP HR Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) SAP SCM Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Project Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) Flash
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) JSON
2 1 (2.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.56%) CSS3
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Logistics
2 20 (51.28%) Business Analysis
3 14 (35.90%) Supply Chain Management
3 14 (35.90%) PLM
4 11 (28.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) Migration
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
7 4 (10.26%) ERP
7 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.56%) Change Management
10 1 (2.56%) Web Design
10 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
10 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) ABAP
2 3 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.56%) PMP
2 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
3 4 (10.26%) Sage