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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 57 89 54
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -35
Permanent jobs citing SAP 111 86 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.53% 2.47% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 8.87% 5.73% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 72 72 72
Average salary £44,000 £44,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% -19.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £27,275 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1252 1501 1420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.86% 43.08% 49.08%
Number of salaries quoted 790 957 865
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Edinburgh +31 48 £43,500 +5.45% 1
Glasgow +33 39 £46,000 +15.00% 5
Aberdeen +3 15 £55,000 - 2
South Ayrshire - 2 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 85 (44.04%) Finance
2 68 (35.23%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (27.46%) Degree
4 47 (24.35%) Business Objects
4 47 (24.35%) BusinessObjects
5 42 (21.76%) SQL
6 41 (21.24%) Oracle
6 41 (21.24%) Data Modelling
7 39 (20.21%) ABAP
7 39 (20.21%) SAP CO
8 38 (19.69%) ETL
9 37 (19.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 36 (18.65%) SAP FI
10 36 (18.65%) Project Management
11 33 (17.10%) SAP FI/CO
11 33 (17.10%) Integration Testing
12 31 (16.06%) SLA
13 29 (15.03%) SQL Server
13 29 (15.03%) SAP BW
14 27 (13.99%) SAP BI
15 26 (13.47%) ITIL
15 26 (13.47%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (11.92%) Manufacturing
17 22 (11.40%) SAP SCM
17 22 (11.40%) NetWeaver
18 21 (10.88%) ERP
18 21 (10.88%) Logistics
19 19 (9.84%) SAP SD
19 19 (9.84%) MS Excel
19 19 (9.84%) Retail

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 22 (11.40%) NetWeaver
2 12 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.15%) SAS
4 4 (2.07%) CICS
4 4 (2.07%) SAP Portal
5 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.55%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.66%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) SPSS
4 2 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (20.21%) SAP CO
2 37 (19.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 36 (18.65%) SAP FI
4 33 (17.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 22 (11.40%) SAP SCM
6 19 (9.84%) SAP SD
7 17 (8.81%) SAP MM
8 15 (7.77%) SAP HR
9 11 (5.70%) SAP PLM
9 11 (5.70%) SAP PP
9 11 (5.70%) SAP R/3
10 9 (4.66%) SAP CRM
11 8 (4.15%) SAP LE
11 8 (4.15%) SAP HCM
12 7 (3.63%) Oracle EBS
12 7 (3.63%) SAP MDM
13 6 (3.11%) SAP ERP
14 4 (2.07%) SAP GRC
15 3 (1.55%) Maximo
15 3 (1.55%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.07%) Network Security
2 2 (1.04%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.35%) BusinessObjects
2 29 (15.03%) SAP BW
2 29 (15.03%) SQL Server
3 27 (13.99%) SAP BI
4 26 (13.47%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (8.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (7.25%) Oracle Database
7 13 (6.74%) Relational Database
7 13 (6.74%) RDBMS
7 13 (6.74%) DB2
8 10 (5.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.66%) Big Data
10 7 (3.63%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (3.11%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (3.11%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (3.11%) MS Access
12 5 (2.59%) DataStage
12 5 (2.59%) Informix
12 5 (2.59%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.07%) ERwin
2 4 (2.07%) LSMW
3 2 (1.04%) Subversion
3 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.04%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
General
1 85 (44.04%) Finance
2 23 (11.92%) Manufacturing
3 19 (9.84%) Retail
4 16 (8.29%) Banking
5 14 (7.25%) Telecoms
6 10 (5.18%) Marketing
6 10 (5.18%) General Ledger
7 7 (3.63%) Billing
8 6 (3.11%) Back Office
8 6 (3.11%) Electronics
9 4 (2.07%) Publishing
10 2 (1.04%) Advertising
11 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.52%) Automotive
11 1 (0.52%) Legal
11 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (41.97%) Consultant
2 76 (39.38%) SAP Consultant
3 33 (17.10%) Analyst
4 26 (13.47%) Developer
5 22 (11.40%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 20 (10.36%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 19 (9.84%) Business Consultant
7 19 (9.84%) SAP Analyst
8 17 (8.81%) SAP BI Consultant
8 17 (8.81%) SAP Business Consultant
9 15 (7.77%) SAP Support
10 13 (6.74%) SAP MM Consultant
11 12 (6.22%) Support Consultant
11 12 (6.22%) SAP Support Consultant
12 11 (5.70%) SAP Manager
12 11 (5.70%) Services Delivery Manager
12 11 (5.70%) Service Manager
12 11 (5.70%) SAP FI Consultant
12 11 (5.70%) Delivery Manager
12 11 (5.70%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.22%) XML
2 9 (4.66%) .NET
3 8 (4.15%) SAP Basis
4 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.07%) CSS
5 4 (2.07%) SAP PI
5 4 (2.07%) HTML
6 2 (1.04%) HTML5
6 2 (1.04%) CSS3
6 2 (1.04%) Ajax
6 2 (1.04%) JSON
6 2 (1.04%) SAP BC
6 2 (1.04%) SAP CO-PA
6 2 (1.04%) SOAP
6 2 (1.04%) Web Services
6 2 (1.04%) XSLT
6 2 (1.04%) Flash
6 2 (1.04%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (1.04%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (1.04%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.63%) Life Science
2 6 (3.11%) DTV
2 6 (3.11%) FMCG
2 6 (3.11%) Performance Metrics
3 5 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.07%) Replication
5 3 (1.55%) Reference Data
5 3 (1.55%) Social Media
6 2 (1.04%) iPad
6 2 (1.04%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) Clustering
6 2 (1.04%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.74%) UNIX
2 9 (4.66%) Windows
3 4 (2.07%) Linux
4 3 (1.55%) AIX
5 2 (1.04%) Solaris
5 2 (1.04%) zOS
5 2 (1.04%) SUSE
5 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.04%) Android
5 2 (1.04%) CentOS
5 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (35.23%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (21.24%) Data Modelling
3 38 (19.69%) ETL
4 36 (18.65%) Project Management
5 33 (17.10%) Integration Testing
6 26 (13.47%) ITIL
7 21 (10.88%) ERP
7 21 (10.88%) Logistics
8 19 (9.84%) Business Analysis
9 18 (9.33%) Service Delivery
10 17 (8.81%) CRM
11 16 (8.29%) Supply Chain Management
12 15 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (7.25%) Data Management
13 14 (7.25%) Analytics
14 12 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (6.22%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (5.70%) PLM
15 11 (5.70%) Data Cleansing
16 10 (5.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.76%) SQL
2 39 (20.21%) ABAP
3 14 (7.25%) Java
4 13 (6.74%) C#
5 9 (4.66%) Python
6 8 (4.15%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.59%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.07%) COBOL
9 3 (1.55%) Perl
9 3 (1.55%) VBA
10 2 (1.04%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.04%) C
10 2 (1.04%) XQuery
10 2 (1.04%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.04%) REXX
10 2 (1.04%) SAPscript
10 2 (1.04%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.04%) Ruby
10 2 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 53 (27.46%) Degree
2 13 (6.74%) SC Cleared
2 13 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.59%) ACCA
3 5 (2.59%) CIMA
3 5 (2.59%) CCA
4 4 (2.07%) VCP4
5 3 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.04%) SAP Certification
6 2 (1.04%) PMP
6 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.04%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.52%) ISEB
7 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (16.06%) SLA
2 7 (3.63%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.04%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.04%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (24.35%) Business Objects
2 41 (21.24%) Oracle
3 11 (5.70%) Cognos
4 10 (5.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.11%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (2.59%) Netezza
7 4 (2.07%) i2
7 4 (2.07%) JDA
8 3 (1.55%) Informatica
8 3 (1.55%) Teradata
8 3 (1.55%) IBM
8 3 (1.55%) Sybase
9 2 (1.04%) HP
9 2 (1.04%) BMC
9 2 (1.04%) CA
9 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.04%) Sage
10 1 (0.52%) Hyland
10 1 (0.52%) Tableau
10 1 (0.52%) Jaspersoft
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