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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 54 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAP 121 124 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.92% 3.82% 4.32%
As % of the Vendors category 9.96% 9.21% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81 98 69
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,250 £62,600
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
1215 1346 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.33% 41.47% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 805 851 919
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,050 £55,620
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +38 45 £52,500 +50.00% 4
Edinburgh +14 35 £43,500 -13.00% 4
Aberdeen -2 25 £55,000 -
Fife -7 1 £45,000 -1.09%
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £27,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 83 (44.15%) Finance
2 61 (32.45%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (25.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 42 (22.34%) SQL
5 41 (21.81%) ABAP
6 40 (21.28%) Degree
7 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
8 36 (19.15%) SAP CO
9 34 (18.09%) BusinessObjects
9 34 (18.09%) Business Objects
10 33 (17.55%) Oracle
10 33 (17.55%) Data Modelling
10 33 (17.55%) ETL
11 30 (15.96%) SAP SCM
12 29 (15.43%) SAP FI
12 29 (15.43%) Logistics
13 27 (14.36%) ITIL
14 26 (13.83%) Manufacturing
14 26 (13.83%) SAP FI/CO
15 25 (13.30%) SAP MM
15 25 (13.30%) Project Management
16 24 (12.77%) SAP BW
16 24 (12.77%) Integration Testing
17 23 (12.23%) SLA
17 23 (12.23%) Business Analysis
18 22 (11.70%) SAP SD
19 20 (10.64%) Supply Chain Management
19 20 (10.64%) Telecoms
19 20 (10.64%) SAP BI
20 19 (10.11%) Data Warehouse

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (9.57%) NetWeaver
2 13 (6.91%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.13%) SAP Portal
3 4 (2.13%) CICS
4 3 (1.60%) IIS
4 3 (1.60%) SAS
4 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) SPSS
4 2 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 48 (25.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 36 (19.15%) SAP CO
3 30 (15.96%) SAP SCM
4 29 (15.43%) SAP FI
5 26 (13.83%) SAP FI/CO
6 25 (13.30%) SAP MM
7 22 (11.70%) SAP SD
8 16 (8.51%) SAP PLM
9 15 (7.98%) SAP HR
9 15 (7.98%) SAP PP
10 10 (5.32%) SAP R/3
11 9 (4.79%) SAP CRM
12 8 (4.26%) SAP HCM
12 8 (4.26%) SAP LE
13 5 (2.66%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (2.66%) SAP MDM
13 5 (2.66%) SAP ERP
14 4 (2.13%) SAP GRC
15 3 (1.60%) SAP Payroll
15 3 (1.60%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.06%) DHCP
1 2 (1.06%) DNS
1 2 (1.06%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) SAN
2 1 (0.53%) WAN
2 1 (0.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.09%) BusinessObjects
3 24 (12.77%) SAP BW
4 20 (10.64%) SAP BI
5 19 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (9.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (9.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (6.91%) DB2
9 11 (5.85%) Oracle Database
10 10 (5.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (4.26%) Relational Database
11 8 (4.26%) RDBMS
12 6 (3.19%) MS Access
12 6 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (2.66%) Snowflake Schema
13 5 (2.66%) Star Schema
13 5 (2.66%) Informix
13 5 (2.66%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.13%) LSMW
2 4 (2.13%) ERwin
3 2 (1.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.06%) Subversion
3 2 (1.06%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.53%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
General
1 83 (44.15%) Finance
2 26 (13.83%) Manufacturing
3 20 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 19 (10.11%) Retail
5 16 (8.51%) Banking
5 16 (8.51%) Marketing
6 12 (6.38%) Electronics
7 10 (5.32%) Back Office
8 9 (4.79%) General Ledger
9 7 (3.72%) Billing
10 4 (2.13%) Publishing
11 2 (1.06%) Advertising
12 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 80 (42.55%) Consultant
2 74 (39.36%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (18.62%) Analyst
4 25 (13.30%) Developer
5 21 (11.17%) SAP MM Consultant
6 19 (10.11%) SAP Support
7 17 (9.04%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 16 (8.51%) SAP Analyst
9 15 (7.98%) Support Consultant
10 14 (7.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 14 (7.45%) SAP Support Consultant
11 13 (6.91%) Business Consultant
12 12 (6.38%) SAP BI Consultant
13 11 (5.85%) Services Delivery Manager
13 11 (5.85%) Service Manager
13 11 (5.85%) Delivery Manager
13 11 (5.85%) SAP Business Consultant
14 10 (5.32%) SAP Manager
15 9 (4.79%) SAP Service Delivery Manager
16 8 (4.26%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.45%) XML
2 13 (6.91%) .NET
3 7 (3.72%) CSS
3 7 (3.72%) HTML
3 7 (3.72%) SAP Basis
4 6 (3.19%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.66%) SOAP
6 4 (2.13%) SAP PI
7 2 (1.06%) SAP BC
7 2 (1.06%) JSON
7 2 (1.06%) HTML5
7 2 (1.06%) CSS3
7 2 (1.06%) Ajax
7 2 (1.06%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (1.06%) BAPI
7 2 (1.06%) Web Dynpro
7 2 (1.06%) Flash
7 2 (1.06%) Web Services
7 2 (1.06%) XSLT
8 1 (0.53%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.38%) DTV
2 6 (3.19%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.66%) FMCG
4 4 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.13%) Replication
5 3 (1.60%) Social Media
5 3 (1.60%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.60%) Life Science
6 2 (1.06%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.06%) iPad
6 2 (1.06%) Open Source
6 2 (1.06%) Clustering
6 2 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.79%) Linux
2 8 (4.26%) Windows
3 6 (3.19%) UNIX
4 3 (1.60%) Solaris
4 3 (1.60%) SUSE
4 3 (1.60%) CentOS
5 2 (1.06%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.06%) Android
5 2 (1.06%) AIX
5 2 (1.06%) zOS
6 1 (0.53%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (32.45%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (17.55%) Data Modelling
2 33 (17.55%) ETL
3 29 (15.43%) Logistics
4 27 (14.36%) ITIL
5 25 (13.30%) Project Management
6 24 (12.77%) Integration Testing
7 23 (12.23%) Business Analysis
8 20 (10.64%) Supply Chain Management
9 17 (9.04%) CRM
10 16 (8.51%) Programme Management
10 16 (8.51%) ERP
10 16 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (7.98%) PLM
12 14 (7.45%) Service Delivery
12 14 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
14 10 (5.32%) Analytics
14 10 (5.32%) Migration
15 9 (4.79%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.34%) SQL
2 41 (21.81%) ABAP
3 14 (7.45%) C#
3 14 (7.45%) Java
4 13 (6.91%) T-SQL
5 9 (4.79%) Python
6 6 (3.19%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.66%) Perl
8 4 (2.13%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.13%) COBOL
9 3 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.60%) SAPscript
9 3 (1.60%) VBA
10 2 (1.06%) XPath
10 2 (1.06%) Ruby
10 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.06%) C
10 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.06%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.06%) REXX
Qualifications
1 40 (21.28%) Degree
2 13 (6.91%) SC Cleared
2 13 (6.91%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.13%) CIMA
3 4 (2.13%) CCA
3 4 (2.13%) ACCA
4 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.06%) PMP
5 2 (1.06%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.53%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.23%) SLA
2 5 (2.66%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) GxP
4 1 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) RACF
2 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.53%) KVM
2 1 (0.53%) RHEV
2 1 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.06%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 34 (18.09%) Business Objects
2 33 (17.55%) Oracle
3 12 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.19%) Cognos
5 5 (2.66%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.66%) Netezza
6 4 (2.13%) Sybase
6 4 (2.13%) i2
6 4 (2.13%) JDA
7 3 (1.60%) Informatica
7 3 (1.60%) Sage
7 3 (1.60%) Teradata
8 2 (1.06%) Infor
8 2 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.06%) Baan
8 2 (1.06%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.06%) Epicor
8 2 (1.06%) BMC
8 2 (1.06%) CA
8 2 (1.06%) IBM
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
BAE Systems
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, excellent holidays, flexi work
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Maxegan Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £Excellent plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago