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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 14 3 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAP 18 58 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 7.66% 22.22% 9.00%
As % of the Vendors category 16.22% 34.52% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 53 20
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
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
111 168 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 47.23% 64.37% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 137 141
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 20 (60.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (51.52%) ABAP
3 15 (45.45%) Logistics
3 15 (45.45%) SAP SCM
4 14 (42.42%) SAP MM
5 12 (36.36%) Finance
5 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
6 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
7 8 (24.24%) SAP PP
7 8 (24.24%) SAP SD
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
7 8 (24.24%) Project Management
7 8 (24.24%) PLM
7 8 (24.24%) Supply Chain Management
7 8 (24.24%) SAP PLM
8 7 (21.21%) Degree
9 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (18.18%) SAP CO
9 6 (18.18%) Back Office
9 6 (18.18%) SAP HR
9 6 (18.18%) Oracle
10 5 (15.15%) ERP
11 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
11 4 (12.12%) Adobe
11 4 (12.12%) Sage
11 4 (12.12%) SAP BW
11 4 (12.12%) OO
11 4 (12.12%) SAPscript
11 4 (12.12%) MS Project
11 4 (12.12%) MS Office

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Project
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (60.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (45.45%) SAP SCM
3 14 (42.42%) SAP MM
4 8 (24.24%) SAP PP
4 8 (24.24%) SAP SD
4 8 (24.24%) SAP PLM
5 6 (18.18%) SAP HR
5 6 (18.18%) SAP CO
6 4 (12.12%) SAP HCM
6 4 (12.12%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (9.09%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SAP BW
2 3 (9.09%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) LSMW
2 1 (3.03%) NWDI
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Back Office
3 4 (12.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Consultant
2 19 (57.58%) SAP Consultant
3 14 (42.42%) SAP MM Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) ABAP Developer
4 4 (12.12%) SAP Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
5 3 (9.09%) SAP BW Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP BI Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) SAP SCM Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) PMO Lead
7 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Deployment Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
1 4 (12.12%) Web Dynpro
1 4 (12.12%) SAP Smart Forms
1 4 (12.12%) BAPI
1 4 (12.12%) SAP ALE
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) SAP BC
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) AIX
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Logistics
2 12 (36.36%) Business Analysis
3 8 (24.24%) Supply Chain Management
3 8 (24.24%) PLM
3 8 (24.24%) Project Management
4 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (15.15%) ERP
6 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.12%) OO
6 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.03%) CRM
8 1 (3.03%) Change Management
8 1 (3.03%) Workflow
8 1 (3.03%) Migration
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) ABAP
2 4 (12.12%) SAPscript
3 3 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Java
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.03%) PMP
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Adobe
3 4 (12.12%) Sage