The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Scotland region.

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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 65 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAP 119 172 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.27% 5.34% 4.85%
As % of the Vendors category 7.36% 10.87% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 102 149 129
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £42,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,200 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.54%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1616 1582 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.38% 49.08% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 1064 1033
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SAP
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -35 44 £46,500 +14.81% 9
Edinburgh -25 14 £38,750 -28.89% 1
Aberdeen -11 13 £50,500 -8.18%
Fife - 10 £70,000 - 1
Lanarkshire - 6 £51,500 -
Stirling - 2 £50,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 - 2
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 98 (48.04%) Finance
2 60 (29.41%) Oracle
3 52 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (25.00%) CRM
5 44 (21.57%) Retail
6 41 (20.10%) ERP
7 39 (19.12%) SQL
8 37 (18.14%) Billing
9 35 (17.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 30 (14.71%) ABAP
11 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
11 28 (13.73%) Java
11 28 (13.73%) Data Modelling
11 28 (13.73%) SAP Retail
12 27 (13.24%) Business Objects
12 27 (13.24%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (12.75%) Manufacturing
14 24 (11.76%) SAP BW
14 24 (11.76%) NetWeaver
15 23 (11.27%) Microsoft
16 22 (10.78%) PL/SQL
16 22 (10.78%) Degree
17 21 (10.29%) ETL
17 21 (10.29%) MS Excel
18 20 (9.80%) Linux
19 19 (9.31%) Migration
20 18 (8.82%) Windows
20 18 (8.82%) SAP HR
21 17 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
21 17 (8.33%) SAP Basis

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (11.76%) NetWeaver
2 10 (4.90%) SAP Portal
3 7 (3.43%) SAS
4 5 (2.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.47%) Apache
6 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.98%) IIS
6 2 (0.98%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.49%) Lync
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.49%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 21 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.92%) MS Office
3 7 (3.43%) MS Project
4 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (17.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 28 (13.73%) SAP Retail
3 18 (8.82%) SAP HR
4 14 (6.86%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (6.37%) SAP IS-U
6 12 (5.88%) SAP BPC
7 9 (4.41%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (4.41%) SAP HCM
8 7 (3.43%) SAP CO
8 7 (3.43%) SAP FI
9 5 (2.45%) SAP ERP
9 5 (2.45%) SAP FI-CA
9 5 (2.45%) SAP CRM
9 5 (2.45%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (1.96%) SAP SD
11 3 (1.47%) Sage 200
11 3 (1.47%) Sage 50
11 3 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
11 3 (1.47%) Maximo
11 3 (1.47%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) Office 365
1 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.47%) DNS
1 3 (1.47%) SAN
2 2 (0.98%) WAN
2 2 (0.98%) DHCP
3 1 (0.49%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.49%) IPsec
3 1 (0.49%) Firewall
3 1 (0.49%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.49%) LAN
3 1 (0.49%) VoIP
3 1 (0.49%) SSL
3 1 (0.49%) LDAP
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.24%) BusinessObjects
3 24 (11.76%) SAP BW
4 15 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 15 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (7.35%) RDBMS
5 11 (5.39%) SAP BI
5 11 (5.39%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.41%) Pentaho
7 6 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (1.96%) DataStage
9 3 (1.47%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.47%) DB2
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.98%) DTS
10 2 (0.98%) OLAP
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle OWB
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.49%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (4.41%) LSMW
1 9 (4.41%) NWDI
1 9 (4.41%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (2.45%) ERwin
3 3 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.49%) PowerDesigner
General
1 98 (48.04%) Finance
2 44 (21.57%) Retail
3 37 (18.14%) Billing
4 26 (12.75%) Manufacturing
5 11 (5.39%) Telecoms
5 11 (5.39%) Marketing
6 10 (4.90%) Electronics
7 5 (2.45%) Banking
7 5 (2.45%) Advertising
8 4 (1.96%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.47%) Publishing
10 2 (0.98%) Back Office
11 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (26.47%) Consultant
2 42 (20.59%) SAP Consultant
3 30 (14.71%) Developer
4 22 (10.78%) SAP Support
5 13 (6.37%) Analyst
6 12 (5.88%) Administrator
7 11 (5.39%) Architect
8 10 (4.90%) SAP Administrator
8 10 (4.90%) Support Consultant
8 10 (4.90%) SAP Support Consultant
8 10 (4.90%) SAP Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (3.92%) SAP BPC Consultant
10 8 (3.92%) SAP HR Consultant
10 8 (3.92%) ETL Developer
11 7 (3.43%) SAP Basis Administrator
11 7 (3.43%) Business Consultant
11 7 (3.43%) Oracle Developer
12 6 (2.94%) ABAP Developer
13 5 (2.45%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 14 (6.86%) .NET
3 8 (3.92%) SAP BC
4 5 (2.45%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (1.96%) Web Services
5 4 (1.96%) BAPI
5 4 (1.96%) Web Dynpro
5 4 (1.96%) SAP XI
5 4 (1.96%) SAP ALE
6 3 (1.47%) XML
7 2 (0.98%) CSS
7 2 (0.98%) SOAP
7 2 (0.98%) SAP Business Workflow
7 2 (0.98%) jQuery
7 2 (0.98%) Oracle Streams
8 1 (0.49%) REST
8 1 (0.49%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 10 (4.90%) DTV
3 8 (3.92%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.45%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.47%) Open Source
6 2 (0.98%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) Social Media
7 1 (0.49%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.49%) AS400
7 1 (0.49%) PMI
7 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.80%) Linux
2 18 (8.82%) Windows
3 10 (4.90%) AIX
3 10 (4.90%) UNIX
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) HPUX
4 1 (0.49%) Solaris
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (25.00%) CRM
3 41 (20.10%) ERP
4 28 (13.73%) Data Modelling
5 21 (10.29%) ETL
6 19 (9.31%) Migration
7 17 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (7.84%) Programme Management
8 16 (7.84%) Data Migration
9 15 (7.35%) Data Management
9 15 (7.35%) Information Management
10 13 (6.37%) Project Management
11 12 (5.88%) Analytics
11 12 (5.88%) Master Data Management
11 12 (5.88%) Workflow
12 11 (5.39%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (5.39%) SAP Security
13 10 (4.90%) Incident Management
14 9 (4.41%) Business Analysis
14 9 (4.41%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (19.12%) SQL
2 30 (14.71%) ABAP
3 28 (13.73%) Java
4 22 (10.78%) PL/SQL
5 7 (3.43%) Shell Script
6 6 (2.94%) SAPscript
6 6 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.96%) VB
7 4 (1.96%) C
7 4 (1.96%) C#
8 3 (1.47%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.47%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.98%) Perl
10 1 (0.49%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.49%) RPG IV
10 1 (0.49%) R
10 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.49%) PHP
10 1 (0.49%) C++
10 1 (0.49%) RPG
Qualifications
1 22 (10.78%) Degree
2 8 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.94%) PMP
3 6 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) CIMA
5 1 (0.49%) MBA
5 1 (0.49%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.41%) SLA
1 9 (4.41%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) vSphere
2 1 (0.49%) DFS Replication
2 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.49%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) SCCM
3 1 (0.49%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 60 (29.41%) Oracle
2 27 (13.24%) Business Objects
3 23 (11.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.88%) Informatica
5 9 (4.41%) Talend
6 8 (3.92%) Sage
7 6 (2.94%) IBM
7 6 (2.94%) Cognos
8 5 (2.45%) Ab Initio
8 5 (2.45%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (2.45%) Primavera
9 4 (1.96%) Adobe
10 3 (1.47%) VMware
10 3 (1.47%) Pegasus
11 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.98%) Cisco
11 2 (0.98%) Sybase
11 2 (0.98%) Teradata
11 2 (0.98%) Vertica
12 1 (0.49%) Infor
Glasgow
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South Lanarkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
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