The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 1 17 2
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing SAP 65 14 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 38.46% 7.33% 20.74%
As % of the Vendors category 56.03% 12.39% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 14
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,250 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £100,000 £81,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
SAP
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
116 113 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 68.64% 59.16% 62.23%
Number of salaries quoted 55 85 56
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SAP Salary Trend in the Midlands

SAP
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

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

SAP Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 46 (60.53%) Manufacturing
2 44 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (57.89%) Salesforce.com
3 43 (56.58%) Project Management
4 42 (55.26%) Change Management
4 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
4 42 (55.26%) Retail
5 41 (53.95%) SaaS
5 41 (53.95%) SAP Certification
5 41 (53.95%) Games
6 36 (47.37%) MS Excel
6 36 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (28.95%) CRM
8 18 (23.68%) ABAP
9 16 (21.05%) ERP
10 14 (18.42%) SAP FI
11 13 (17.11%) SAP FI/CO
11 13 (17.11%) SAP CO
12 12 (15.79%) Billing
12 12 (15.79%) Finance
12 12 (15.79%) SAP SD
13 10 (13.16%) SAP MM
14 9 (11.84%) Logistics
15 8 (10.53%) SAP HANA
15 8 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
15 8 (10.53%) SAP ERP
15 8 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (10.53%) Service Management
15 8 (10.53%) Validation
16 7 (9.21%) Migration

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (1.32%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 36 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (18.42%) SAP FI
2 13 (17.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 13 (17.11%) SAP CO
3 12 (15.79%) SAP SD
4 10 (13.16%) SAP MM
5 8 (10.53%) SAP ERP
6 7 (9.21%) SAP CRM
7 3 (3.95%) SAP PP
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (1.32%) SAP LE
9 1 (1.32%) SAP WM
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (1.32%) ENOVIA
9 1 (1.32%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 41 (53.95%) SaaS
2 2 (2.63%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SAP HANA
2 7 (9.21%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (9.21%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (2.63%) OLAP
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.32%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) LSMW
General
1 46 (60.53%) Manufacturing
2 42 (55.26%) Retail
3 41 (53.95%) Games
4 12 (15.79%) Finance
4 12 (15.79%) Billing
5 7 (9.21%) General Ledger
5 7 (9.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Consultant
2 30 (39.47%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (17.11%) Team Leader
3 13 (17.11%) SAP Team Leader
4 7 (9.21%) Data Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) CRM Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) Architect
4 7 (9.21%) Sales Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) Migration Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) SAP Architect
4 7 (9.21%) SAP Data Consultant
4 7 (9.21%) Data Migration Consultant
5 6 (7.89%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.89%) SAP Manager
5 6 (7.89%) SAP Project Manager
6 4 (5.26%) SAP SD Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (3.95%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) Web Services
2 3 (3.95%) J2EE
2 3 (3.95%) EDI
3 1 (1.32%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.32%) Ajax
3 1 (1.32%) JSTL
3 1 (1.32%) MEAP
3 1 (1.32%) EJB
3 1 (1.32%) CSS
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
3 1 (1.32%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (56.58%) Project Management
3 42 (55.26%) Change Management
4 22 (28.95%) CRM
5 16 (21.05%) ERP
6 9 (11.84%) Logistics
7 8 (10.53%) Validation
7 8 (10.53%) Service Management
7 8 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (9.21%) Time Management
8 7 (9.21%) Data Migration
8 7 (9.21%) Data Cleansing
8 7 (9.21%) Data Validation
8 7 (9.21%) Migration
8 7 (9.21%) Workflow
9 5 (6.58%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 5 (6.58%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.63%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) ABAP
2 2 (2.63%) Java
2 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.63%) SQL
3 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (53.95%) SAP Certification
2 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) PMP
3 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.32%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 44 (57.89%) Salesforce.com
2 42 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) Business Objects
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle
5 3 (3.95%) IBM
5 3 (3.95%) Eloqua