The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP FI over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 123 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -8
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 3 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 1.40% 1.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.04% 13.45% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 25 20
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
SAP FI
West Midlands

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

Business Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
289 223 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.27% 10.43% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 245 189 194
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP FI
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SAP FI Salary Trend in Birmingham

SAP FI
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP FI 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 FI.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (50.00%) ACCA
2 3 (50.00%) CIMA
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (50.00%) General Ledger
2 3 (50.00%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) ABAP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Objects

SAP FI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SAP FI 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 FI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 3 (50.00%) SAP FSCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) SAP Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Support
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Support Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ACCA
1 3 (50.00%) CIMA
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Business Objects