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 29 April 2016 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 SE.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 2 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing SAP 11 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 32.35% 4.12% 6.84%
As % of the Vendors category 61.11% 13.79% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 22
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
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
18 29 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 52.94% 29.90% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 101
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 9 (52.94%) Data Migration
3 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) LSMW
4 6 (35.29%) SAP HCM
4 6 (35.29%) ERP
4 6 (35.29%) SAP HR
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (29.41%) SAP PM
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (23.53%) HFM
6 4 (23.53%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (23.53%) System Testing
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (23.53%) Anaplan
6 4 (23.53%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (23.53%) SAP BPC
6 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
6 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (23.53%) Hyperion Smart View
6 4 (23.53%) Essbase
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) SAP FI
6 4 (23.53%) SAP MM
6 4 (23.53%) MS Excel

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SAP HCM
1 6 (35.29%) SAP HR
2 5 (29.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (29.41%) SAP PM
3 4 (23.53%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (23.53%) HFM
3 4 (23.53%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (23.53%) SAP BPC
3 4 (23.53%) SAP FI
3 4 (23.53%) SAP MM
4 3 (17.65%) SAP CO
5 1 (5.88%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (5.88%) SAP SCM
5 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Essbase
2 4 (23.53%) Hyperion Smart View
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) LSMW
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Consultant
2 11 (64.71%) SAP Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) HR Consultant
3 6 (35.29%) SAP HR Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) SAP PM Consultant
5 4 (23.53%) Hyperion Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Finance Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Payroll Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Payroll Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Data Migration
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) ERP
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) Presales
4 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (23.53%) System Testing
4 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 3 (17.65%) Logistics
6 2 (11.76%) Document Management
6 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Change Management
7 1 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (5.88%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (5.88%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Anaplan
2 4 (23.53%) Cognos
2 4 (23.53%) Hyperion
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (5.88%) OpenText
3 1 (5.88%) Pegasus