The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 64 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 101 164 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.28% 5.01% 4.06%
As % of the Vendors category 8.34% 11.60% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 73 130 69
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
SAP
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1211 1414 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.37% 43.23% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 797 901 1031
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SAP Salary Trend in Scotland

SAP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SAP Salary Histogram in Scotland

SAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +29 47 £48,000 +37.14% 2
Aberdeen -9 23 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Edinburgh -21 14 £44,000 -16.19% 6
Fife -3 1 £45,000 -2.17%
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £27,000 -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 95 (50.80%) Finance
2 61 (32.62%) Business Intelligence
3 49 (26.20%) SQL
4 44 (23.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 41 (21.93%) Oracle
6 37 (19.79%) ABAP
6 37 (19.79%) SQL Server
7 32 (17.11%) CRM
8 31 (16.58%) Retail
9 30 (16.04%) ETL
10 29 (15.51%) Manufacturing
11 28 (14.97%) Logistics
11 28 (14.97%) SAP SCM
12 26 (13.90%) Business Objects
12 26 (13.90%) Data Modelling
12 26 (13.90%) BusinessObjects
12 26 (13.90%) Degree
13 24 (12.83%) SAP MM
14 23 (12.30%) ITIL
14 23 (12.30%) Data Warehouse
14 23 (12.30%) Telecoms
15 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (11.23%) MS Excel
16 21 (11.23%) SAP CO
17 20 (10.70%) Business Analysis
18 19 (10.16%) Programme Management
18 19 (10.16%) Billing
18 19 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 19 (10.16%) Marketing
19 18 (9.63%) C#

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (9.63%) NetWeaver
2 13 (6.95%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.74%) SAS
4 4 (2.14%) CICS
4 4 (2.14%) IIS
4 4 (2.14%) SAP Portal
5 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (11.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.35%) MS Office
3 5 (2.67%) MS Project
4 3 (1.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 44 (23.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (14.97%) SAP SCM
3 24 (12.83%) SAP MM
4 21 (11.23%) SAP CO
5 18 (9.63%) SAP SD
6 15 (8.02%) SAP PP
6 15 (8.02%) SAP PLM
7 14 (7.49%) SAP FI
8 12 (6.42%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (6.42%) SAP HR
9 9 (4.81%) SAP CRM
10 8 (4.28%) SAP Retail
10 8 (4.28%) SAP LE
10 8 (4.28%) SAP BPC
11 6 (3.21%) SAP ERP
12 5 (2.67%) SAP HCM
12 5 (2.67%) SAP IS-U
12 5 (2.67%) Maximo
12 5 (2.67%) SAP R/3
12 5 (2.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.07%) DHCP
1 2 (1.07%) DNS
2 1 (0.53%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) NAS
2 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.90%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (12.30%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (10.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (8.02%) SAP BW
7 13 (6.95%) DB2
7 13 (6.95%) Oracle Database
8 12 (6.42%) SAP BI
9 11 (5.88%) RDBMS
9 11 (5.88%) Relational Database
10 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (3.21%) SAP Data Services
12 5 (2.67%) MS Access
12 5 (2.67%) Snowflake Schema
12 5 (2.67%) Star Schema
12 5 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (2.14%) DTS
13 4 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (2.14%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.14%) ERwin
3 2 (1.07%) LSMW
3 2 (1.07%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 95 (50.80%) Finance
2 31 (16.58%) Retail
3 29 (15.51%) Manufacturing
4 23 (12.30%) Telecoms
5 19 (10.16%) Billing
5 19 (10.16%) Marketing
6 15 (8.02%) Banking
7 14 (7.49%) Electronics
8 10 (5.35%) Back Office
9 4 (2.14%) Publishing
9 4 (2.14%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.60%) Advertising
11 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 67 (35.83%) Consultant
2 60 (32.09%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (13.37%) Analyst
3 25 (13.37%) SAP Support
4 24 (12.83%) Developer
5 20 (10.70%) SAP MM Consultant
6 19 (10.16%) Support Consultant
7 18 (9.63%) SAP Support Consultant
8 12 (6.42%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
9 11 (5.88%) Service Manager
10 10 (5.35%) Architect
10 10 (5.35%) SAP Manager
11 9 (4.81%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
12 8 (4.28%) SAP Basis Consultant
12 8 (4.28%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 7 (3.74%) DBA
13 7 (3.74%) Administrator
14 6 (3.21%) Applications Support
14 6 (3.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.56%) .NET
2 14 (7.49%) XML
3 9 (4.81%) SAP Basis
4 7 (3.74%) CSS
5 6 (3.21%) HTML
6 5 (2.67%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.14%) SOAP
7 4 (2.14%) SAP PI
8 3 (1.60%) SAP XI
9 2 (1.07%) Oracle Streams
9 2 (1.07%) XSLT
9 2 (1.07%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (1.07%) BAPI
10 1 (0.53%) Flash
10 1 (0.53%) Web Services
10 1 (0.53%) jQuery
10 1 (0.53%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (0.53%) HTML5
10 1 (0.53%) CSS3
10 1 (0.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.49%) DTV
3 6 (3.21%) Replication
3 6 (3.21%) Performance Metrics
4 4 (2.14%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.60%) Social Media
5 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.60%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.07%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.07%) Open Source
6 2 (1.07%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.07%) Clustering
6 2 (1.07%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.88%) Linux
2 10 (5.35%) UNIX
3 8 (4.28%) Windows
4 3 (1.60%) SUSE
4 3 (1.60%) CentOS
4 3 (1.60%) Solaris
5 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.07%) AIX
5 2 (1.07%) zOS
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) Fedora
6 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.62%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (17.11%) CRM
3 30 (16.04%) ETL
4 28 (14.97%) Logistics
5 26 (13.90%) Data Modelling
6 23 (12.30%) ITIL
7 20 (10.70%) Business Analysis
8 19 (10.16%) Programme Management
9 18 (9.63%) Supply Chain Management
9 18 (9.63%) Project Management
10 17 (9.09%) ERP
11 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
11 16 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (8.02%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (8.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (7.49%) PLM
14 12 (6.42%) Performance Management
15 11 (5.88%) Analytics
16 10 (5.35%) Information Management
17 9 (4.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (26.20%) SQL
2 37 (19.79%) ABAP
3 18 (9.63%) C#
4 15 (8.02%) Java
5 14 (7.49%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.81%) Python
7 8 (4.28%) PL/SQL
8 6 (3.21%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.67%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (2.67%) Perl
10 4 (2.14%) COBOL
11 3 (1.60%) SAPscript
12 2 (1.07%) VBA
12 2 (1.07%) Ruby
12 2 (1.07%) XPath
12 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.07%) XQuery
12 2 (1.07%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.07%) REXX
Qualifications
1 26 (13.90%) Degree
2 13 (6.95%) SC Cleared
2 13 (6.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.60%) PMP
3 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (0.53%) ISEB
5 1 (0.53%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.21%) SLA
2 4 (2.14%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.53%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (1.07%) RACF
2 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) KVM
2 1 (0.53%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (1.07%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.07%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (21.93%) Oracle
2 26 (13.90%) Business Objects
3 18 (9.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.28%) Cognos
5 7 (3.74%) Informatica
6 6 (3.21%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.67%) Ab Initio
7 5 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (2.14%) i2
8 4 (2.14%) JDA
8 4 (2.14%) Sybase
8 4 (2.14%) Sage
8 4 (2.14%) Netezza
9 3 (1.60%) Teradata
10 2 (1.07%) VMware
10 2 (1.07%) Baan
10 2 (1.07%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.07%) Infor
10 2 (1.07%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (1.07%) IBM
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary and package on offer
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per year - 12 months Fixed Term
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: Pension, Bonus, Health Insurance
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 27 days ago