The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 51 53 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAP 4 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.47% 0.63% 6.87%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% 1.14% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 19
Average salary £56,750 £38,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.45% -22.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year
-0.95% +2.94%
SAP
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 176 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 44.49% 55.70% 73.88%
Number of salaries quoted 113 155 209
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

SAP
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

SAP Salary Trend in Bedford

SAP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

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

SAP Salary Histogram in Bedford

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ABAP
2 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) BAPI
2 2 (50.00%) EDI
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
General
1 2 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Build Manager
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Build and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) EDI
1 2 (50.00%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (50.00%) BAPI
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) ABAP
2 1 (25.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com