The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 6 March 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 AG.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 53 85 71
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -14
Permanent jobs citing SAP 48 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.70% 1.29% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 9.74% 3.33% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 30 18 10
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -26.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £37,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £74,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SAP
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
493 541 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.95% 38.89% 42.83%
Number of salaries quoted 291 351 315
Average salary £39,500 £38,970 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £59,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SAP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SAP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

SAP Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 32 (52.46%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (50.82%) Integration Testing
3 29 (47.54%) SLA
4 28 (45.90%) Data Modelling
4 28 (45.90%) SAP BW
4 28 (45.90%) Finance
5 27 (44.26%) Degree
6 25 (40.98%) BusinessObjects
6 25 (40.98%) Project Management
6 25 (40.98%) Business Objects
7 23 (37.70%) SAP BI
8 18 (29.51%) ETL
9 17 (27.87%) ABAP
10 16 (26.23%) SAP FI
11 15 (24.59%) NetWeaver
12 14 (22.95%) SAP CO
12 14 (22.95%) SAP FI/CO
13 11 (18.03%) Analytics
14 10 (16.39%) Data Management
15 9 (14.75%) Oracle
15 9 (14.75%) Data Analysis
16 8 (13.11%) Workflow
16 8 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
17 7 (11.48%) Data Quality
17 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
17 7 (11.48%) SAP MDM
17 7 (11.48%) DB2
17 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
18 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
18 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (24.59%) NetWeaver
2 4 (6.56%) CICS
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) SAS
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (26.23%) SAP FI
2 14 (22.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 14 (22.95%) SAP CO
3 7 (11.48%) SAP MDM
4 6 (9.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (8.20%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (1.64%) SAP SD
6 1 (1.64%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (45.90%) SAP BW
2 25 (40.98%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (37.70%) SAP BI
4 7 (11.48%) DB2
4 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
5 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
7 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.92%) SAP HANA
8 3 (4.92%) Big Data
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.92%) OLAP
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) ERwin
2 2 (3.28%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Consultant
2 35 (57.38%) SAP Consultant
3 19 (31.15%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 18 (29.51%) Business Consultant
5 17 (27.87%) SAP BI Consultant
6 16 (26.23%) SAP Business Consultant
7 14 (22.95%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 10 (16.39%) SAP FI Consultant
8 10 (16.39%) SAP CO Consultant
8 10 (16.39%) Analyst
9 8 (13.11%) Data Analyst
10 7 (11.48%) SAP Analyst
11 6 (9.84%) Master Data Analyst
11 6 (9.84%) SAP Data Analyst
12 4 (6.56%) SAP BW Consultant
12 4 (6.56%) Architect
12 4 (6.56%) Data Architect
13 3 (4.92%) Administrator
14 2 (3.28%) IT Auditor
14 2 (3.28%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) XML
1 2 (3.28%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (1.64%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Life Science
2 3 (4.92%) Reference Data
2 3 (4.92%) Social Media
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) iPad
3 2 (3.28%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) UNIX
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) AIX
2 2 (3.28%) Solaris
2 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (50.82%) Integration Testing
3 28 (45.90%) Data Modelling
4 25 (40.98%) Project Management
5 18 (29.51%) ETL
6 11 (18.03%) Analytics
7 10 (16.39%) Data Management
8 9 (14.75%) Data Analysis
9 8 (13.11%) Workflow
9 8 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (11.48%) Data Governance
11 6 (9.84%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (8.20%) CRM
13 4 (6.56%) ERP
13 4 (6.56%) Service Management
13 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (6.56%) Data Architecture
14 3 (4.92%) Information Architecture
14 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
14 3 (4.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) ABAP
2 4 (6.56%) COBOL
2 4 (6.56%) SQL
3 2 (3.28%) Java
3 2 (3.28%) VBA
3 2 (3.28%) Assembly Language
3 2 (3.28%) REXX
3 2 (3.28%) C
4 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (47.54%) SLA
2 7 (11.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) CA Endevor
1 2 (3.28%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Business Objects
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle
3 5 (8.20%) Cognos
4 3 (4.92%) Sybase
4 3 (4.92%) Informatica
4 3 (4.92%) Teradata
5 2 (3.28%) BMC
5 2 (3.28%) CA
5 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.64%) HP