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 4 August 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 SE.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 83 65 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAP 85 123 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.70% 3.40% 5.40%
As % of the Vendors category 6.48% 8.00% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 74 106 152
Average salary £39,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £62,750 £58,948
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
1312 1537 1556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.62% 42.53% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 877 974 1054
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £56,625
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 August 2015.

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 4 August 2015. 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 +6 41 £35,500 -23.65% 5
Edinburgh +22 36 £40,000 - 3
Aberdeen +5 1 £50,000 -0.99%
South Lanarkshire -1 1 £20,000 -66.66% 1
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 62 (35.43%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (33.71%) Finance
3 49 (28.00%) Project Management
4 46 (26.29%) Oracle
4 46 (26.29%) Degree
5 41 (23.43%) BusinessObjects
6 39 (22.29%) SQL
7 37 (21.14%) ABAP
8 36 (20.57%) ERP
9 35 (20.00%) SAP BW
10 29 (16.57%) ETL
10 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
10 29 (16.57%) Data Modelling
11 27 (15.43%) SQL Server
12 26 (14.86%) Manufacturing
13 24 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (13.71%) Analytics
14 23 (13.14%) Data Management
14 23 (13.14%) SLA
15 22 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (12.57%) SAP BI
15 22 (12.57%) Integration Testing
16 20 (11.43%) Cognos
17 18 (10.29%) SharePoint
18 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (9.14%) SAS
20 15 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
20 15 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
21 14 (8.00%) Python
21 14 (8.00%) NetWeaver

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (9.14%) SAS
3 14 (8.00%) NetWeaver
4 9 (5.14%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.86%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.29%) Apache
6 4 (2.29%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (2.29%) Lync
7 2 (1.14%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.57%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (5.71%) MS Office
2 9 (5.14%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (6.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (5.71%) SAP ERP
3 9 (5.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (5.14%) SAP CO
3 9 (5.14%) SAP APO
3 9 (5.14%) SAP FI
4 8 (4.57%) SAP PP
4 8 (4.57%) SAP MDM
5 6 (3.43%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (2.86%) HFM
6 5 (2.86%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (2.86%) SAP BPC
6 5 (2.86%) SAP SD
6 5 (2.86%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (2.29%) CA PPM
7 4 (2.29%) SAP MM
8 3 (1.71%) SAP SCM
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (1.14%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
1 1 (0.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.14%) DNS
1 9 (5.14%) SAN
2 5 (2.86%) LAN
2 5 (2.86%) DHCP
2 5 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.86%) Network Security
2 5 (2.86%) NAS
2 5 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (2.29%) LDAP
3 4 (2.29%) WAN
3 4 (2.29%) IPsec
3 4 (2.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.43%) BusinessObjects
2 35 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 27 (15.43%) SQL Server
4 24 (13.71%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (12.57%) SAP BI
6 15 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (7.43%) Oracle Database
8 11 (6.29%) Big Data
8 11 (6.29%) DataStage
9 8 (4.57%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (4.57%) QlikView
10 7 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
10 7 (4.00%) RDBMS
10 7 (4.00%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.43%) Data Mart
12 5 (2.86%) Essbase
12 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (2.86%) Spotfire
12 5 (2.86%) Hyperion Smart View
13 4 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (2.29%) LSMW
3 1 (0.57%) JIRA
3 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 59 (33.71%) Finance
2 26 (14.86%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.00%) Marketing
3 7 (4.00%) Electronics
3 7 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.29%) Automotive
4 4 (2.29%) Legal
4 4 (2.29%) Games
4 4 (2.29%) Banking
5 3 (1.71%) Advertising
5 3 (1.71%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
7 1 (0.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (37.14%) Consultant
2 51 (29.14%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (18.29%) Analyst
4 20 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 18 (10.29%) Business Consultant
5 18 (10.29%) SAP BI Consultant
6 16 (9.14%) SAP Business Consultant
6 16 (9.14%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (6.86%) Data Manager
7 12 (6.86%) SAP Manager
8 11 (6.29%) Developer
9 10 (5.71%) SAP Support
9 10 (5.71%) Designer
10 9 (5.14%) Support Consultant
11 8 (4.57%) Security Consultant
11 8 (4.57%) Test Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) Business Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) SAP PP Consultant
11 8 (4.57%) Senior Test Analyst
11 8 (4.57%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.71%) SAP Smart Forms
1 10 (5.71%) BAPI
1 10 (5.71%) SAP Basis
2 8 (4.57%) .NET
3 7 (4.00%) J2EE
3 7 (4.00%) Web Services
4 4 (2.29%) SAP Business Workflow
5 3 (1.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.14%) CSS
6 2 (1.14%) HTML
6 2 (1.14%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (1.14%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.57%) RESTful
7 1 (0.57%) Spring
7 1 (0.57%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.57%) SAP CO-PA
7 1 (0.57%) XML
7 1 (0.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.14%) FMCG
4 7 (4.00%) Life Science
4 7 (4.00%) DTV
5 5 (2.86%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.86%) Replication
6 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.14%) Physics
9 1 (0.57%) Chemistry
9 1 (0.57%) Biology
9 1 (0.57%) Psychology
9 1 (0.57%) GIS
9 1 (0.57%) PMI
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.43%) UNIX
2 10 (5.71%) Windows
3 9 (5.14%) Data ONTAP
4 5 (2.86%) Linux
5 1 (0.57%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (35.43%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (28.00%) Project Management
3 36 (20.57%) ERP
4 29 (16.57%) Data Modelling
4 29 (16.57%) ETL
5 24 (13.71%) Analytics
6 23 (13.14%) Data Management
7 22 (12.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (12.57%) Integration Testing
8 15 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (8.00%) Change Management
10 12 (6.86%) Coaching
11 10 (5.71%) Software Delivery
11 10 (5.71%) OO
11 10 (5.71%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (5.71%) Data Governance
11 10 (5.71%) SAP Security
12 9 (5.14%) Business Analysis
12 9 (5.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (22.29%) SQL
2 37 (21.14%) ABAP
3 14 (8.00%) Python
4 8 (4.57%) Ruby
4 8 (4.57%) Perl
4 8 (4.57%) PL/SQL
5 7 (4.00%) SAPscript
6 6 (3.43%) Java
7 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.29%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.71%) C#
8 3 (1.71%) C++
9 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.14%) VBScript
9 2 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (26.29%) Degree
2 8 (4.57%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.86%) SAP Certification
3 5 (2.86%) NCDA
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.14%) SLA
2 5 (2.86%) QA
3 3 (1.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) NFS
1 4 (2.29%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.29%) DFS Replication
2 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.29%) SCCM
1 4 (2.29%) SnapMirror
1 4 (2.29%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 46 (26.29%) Oracle
2 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
3 20 (11.43%) Cognos
4 11 (6.29%) MicroStrategy
5 9 (5.14%) NetApp
5 9 (5.14%) Cisco
5 9 (5.14%) VMware
6 5 (2.86%) Tableau
6 5 (2.86%) Anaplan
6 5 (2.86%) IBM
6 5 (2.86%) EMC
6 5 (2.86%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.29%) Informatica
7 4 (2.29%) Lotus
7 4 (2.29%) CA
7 4 (2.29%) Adobe
7 4 (2.29%) Perforce
7 4 (2.29%) Brocade
8 3 (1.71%) Sage
9 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
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