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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 54 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 2 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.61% 5.23% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 8.42% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 0
Average salary £47,500 £48,150 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
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
179 190 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 54.41% 62.09% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 172 177 75
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (60.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Enterprise
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Enterprise
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) French Language
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
2 1 (20.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) SAP XI
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) AppManager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft