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 3 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 15 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1 13 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.64% 4.85% 13.52%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 14.29% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 35
Average salary £50,000 £50,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% -8.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.47% -
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 91 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 45.90% 33.96% 66.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 165
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 3 August 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Sage
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (20.00%) Maximo
2 1 (20.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Sage
4 1 (20.00%) Jaspersoft