The table below looks at the statistics for SAP HR 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 HR 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 Human Resources (HR)
Rank 118 112 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing SAP HR 8 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.37% 0.75% 0.41%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.77% 7.17% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 2
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-12.17% +21.05%
SAP HR
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 HR
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

SAP HR Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SAP HR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

SAP HR Salary Trend in Birmingham

SAP HR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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

1 12 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
3 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) SAP HCM
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Management
6 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (25.00%) V-Model
6 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) ISEB
6 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
6 3 (25.00%) MS Project
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Workflow
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement

SAP HR
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

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

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (66.67%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (33.33%) SAP HCM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
1 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) SAP Payroll Consultant
1 8 (66.67%) Payroll Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) SAP HR Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP HR Functional Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) HR Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP BW Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior SAP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) V-Model
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) SAP