The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Chester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP AG.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 40 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.39% 1.53% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 3.54% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £57,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +67.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 113 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.47% 43.30% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 84
Average salary £33,852 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.88% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,191 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
Cheshire

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SAP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SAP Salary Trend in Chester

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Statistics
4 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 6 (66.67%) Physics
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (66.67%) .NET
4 6 (66.67%) C
4 6 (66.67%) C++
4 6 (66.67%) Business Objects
4 6 (66.67%) MS Office
4 6 (66.67%) SAS
4 6 (66.67%) Python
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) ERP
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
7 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (11.11%) MBA
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) Banking

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Office
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) General Ledger
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 6 (66.67%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Statistics
1 6 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 6 (66.67%) Physics
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) Business Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) C
2 6 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MBA
2 1 (11.11%) PMP
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ACCA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (11.11%) CA
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