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 30 April 2016 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 SE.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP
Rank 12 1 15
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing SAP 10 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.62% 31.43% 8.29%
As % of the Vendors category 13.51% 47.14% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 8
Average salary £80,000 £57,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% +17.94%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
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
74 70 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.15% 66.67% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 66
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

SAP Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (35.14%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (29.73%) Retail
3 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 10 (27.03%) SAP HANA
4 8 (21.62%) HP
4 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
4 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
4 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) People Management
5 6 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (16.22%) QA
5 6 (16.22%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (16.22%) Process Management
6 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
6 5 (13.51%) Line Management
7 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (10.81%) Presales
7 4 (10.81%) SAP Basis
7 4 (10.81%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (10.81%) SAP Retail
7 4 (10.81%) SAP WM
7 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) Automotive
7 4 (10.81%) SAP SD

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
1 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (8.11%) MS Project
1 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Retail
1 4 (10.81%) SAP SD
1 4 (10.81%) SAP WM
2 3 (8.11%) SAP QM
3 2 (5.41%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (5.41%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.41%) SAP FI
3 2 (5.41%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (5.41%) SAP PP
4 1 (2.70%) Maximo
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SAP HANA
2 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.11%) SAP BW
4 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.41%) Essbase
4 2 (5.41%) SAP BI
4 2 (5.41%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (5.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) TestPartner
General
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.81%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) SAP Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) SAP Manager
3 7 (18.92%) SAP Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) SAP Test Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Test Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) SAP Architect
6 4 (10.81%) SAP Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) SAP WM Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 4 (10.81%) Senior SAP WM Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Business Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) SAP Basis
2 3 (8.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (8.11%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (5.41%) EDI
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) EPoS
2 2 (5.41%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) AS400
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (21.62%) Integration Testing
3 8 (21.62%) Test Automation
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (16.22%) People Management
4 6 (16.22%) Process Management
4 6 (16.22%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (13.51%) Line Management
6 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 4 (10.81%) Presales
6 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.81%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) ABAP
1 1 (2.70%) COBOL
1 1 (2.70%) RPG
1 1 (2.70%) RPG IV
1 1 (2.70%) RPG/400
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ACCA
3 1 (2.70%) CIMA
3 1 (2.70%) ICAEW
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) IBM
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Hyperion
4 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.70%) Cognizant