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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 15 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.30% 7.20% 10.40%
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 17.24% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 30
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.38%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.80% +5.00%
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
28 145 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 30.11% 41.79% 63.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 101 163
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 16 (55.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 14 (48.28%) Business Analysis
4 11 (37.93%) SAP SCM
4 11 (37.93%) SAP MM
5 10 (34.48%) Logistics
6 8 (27.59%) Supply Chain Management
6 8 (27.59%) SAP SD
7 7 (24.14%) SAP HR
7 7 (24.14%) SAP PP
7 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (24.14%) ABAP
7 7 (24.14%) Business Objects
7 7 (24.14%) SAP PLM
7 7 (24.14%) PLM
8 6 (20.69%) Migration
8 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
8 6 (20.69%) SAP HCM
8 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.79%) ERP
10 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
10 4 (13.79%) Project Management
10 4 (13.79%) Back Office
10 4 (13.79%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (13.79%) SAP CO

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (13.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (55.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (37.93%) SAP SCM
2 11 (37.93%) SAP MM
3 8 (27.59%) SAP SD
4 7 (24.14%) SAP HR
4 7 (24.14%) SAP PP
4 7 (24.14%) SAP PLM
5 6 (20.69%) SAP HCM
6 4 (13.79%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (13.79%) SAP CO
7 1 (3.45%) Maximo
7 1 (3.45%) SAP PM
7 1 (3.45%) SAP SRM
7 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) LSMW
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Back Office
3 3 (10.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Consultant
2 18 (62.07%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) SAP MM Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) SAP HR Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) SAP SCM Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
1 2 (6.90%) CSS3
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) SOAP
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) Flash
1 2 (6.90%) Ajax
1 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Business Analysis
2 10 (34.48%) Logistics
3 8 (27.59%) Supply Chain Management
4 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) PLM
5 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Data Migration
5 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.79%) ERP
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.90%) Android Development
7 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.90%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) ABAP
2 3 (10.34%) Java
3 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) ActionScript
3 2 (6.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Business Objects
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) Jaspersoft