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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 71 108 62
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -46
Permanent jobs citing SAP 93 71 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.93% 1.75% 3.72%
As % of the Vendors category 7.27% 4.05% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 73 59 95
Average salary £44,000 £53,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.37% -3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £60,100 £60,000
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
1279 1753 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.30% 43.27% 51.15%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1108 937
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +39 39 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Glasgow +33 34 £47,000 +17.50% 7
Fife +8 7 £52,500 +14.13%
Aberdeen +2 5 £55,000 -
Stirling -5 2 £52,000 +4.00% 1
South Ayrshire - 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 £52,500 -
Dundee - 1 - -
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 77 (37.02%) Finance
2 72 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
3 61 (29.33%) Degree
4 59 (28.37%) BusinessObjects
4 59 (28.37%) Business Objects
5 54 (25.96%) ABAP
6 50 (24.04%) Project Management
7 47 (22.60%) Oracle
8 44 (21.15%) Data Modelling
9 43 (20.67%) SAP BW
10 40 (19.23%) SAP CO
11 39 (18.75%) SAP FI
11 39 (18.75%) SAP BI
11 39 (18.75%) ETL
12 38 (18.27%) SLA
12 38 (18.27%) Integration Testing
13 37 (17.79%) SQL
14 36 (17.31%) SAP FI/CO
15 34 (16.35%) ERP
16 28 (13.46%) NetWeaver
17 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
17 27 (12.98%) Manufacturing
18 26 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 26 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (11.54%) ITIL
20 21 (10.10%) Analytics
21 20 (9.62%) Business Analysis
21 20 (9.62%) Service Delivery
21 20 (9.62%) SAP SD
22 18 (8.65%) MS Excel

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 28 (13.46%) NetWeaver
2 9 (4.33%) SAS
3 7 (3.37%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.92%) SAP Portal
5 2 (0.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.48%) CICS
Applications
1 18 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.85%) MS Office
3 4 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 40 (19.23%) SAP CO
2 39 (18.75%) SAP FI
3 36 (17.31%) SAP FI/CO
4 26 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 20 (9.62%) SAP SD
6 16 (7.69%) SAP MM
6 16 (7.69%) SAP SCM
7 14 (6.73%) SAP HR
8 12 (5.77%) SAP R/3
9 11 (5.29%) SAP ERP
10 8 (3.85%) SAP LE
10 8 (3.85%) SAP HCM
10 8 (3.85%) SAP PLM
10 8 (3.85%) SAP PP
11 7 (3.37%) Oracle EBS
11 7 (3.37%) SAP MDM
12 4 (1.92%) CA PPM
12 4 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
12 4 (1.92%) SAP CRM
12 4 (1.92%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.40%) Network Security
2 2 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.37%) BusinessObjects
2 43 (20.67%) SAP BW
3 39 (18.75%) SAP BI
4 27 (12.98%) SQL Server
5 26 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (6.25%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.29%) Relational Database
7 11 (5.29%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.33%) DB2
8 9 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.85%) Big Data
10 7 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.88%) MS Access
12 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.40%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (1.92%) LSMW
2 2 (0.96%) Subversion
2 2 (0.96%) ERwin
2 2 (0.96%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.48%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 77 (37.02%) Finance
2 27 (12.98%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.25%) General Ledger
4 8 (3.85%) Retail
4 8 (3.85%) Billing
5 7 (3.37%) Banking
6 5 (2.40%) Marketing
7 4 (1.92%) Advertising
7 4 (1.92%) Publishing
7 4 (1.92%) Back Office
8 3 (1.44%) Automotive
8 3 (1.44%) Legal
9 1 (0.48%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.48%) German Language
9 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (41.83%) Consultant
2 81 (38.94%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (17.79%) Analyst
4 30 (14.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 27 (12.98%) SAP BI Consultant
6 25 (12.02%) Business Consultant
7 23 (11.06%) Developer
7 23 (11.06%) SAP Business Consultant
8 22 (10.58%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 19 (9.13%) SAP Manager
10 17 (8.17%) SAP Analyst
11 15 (7.21%) SAP Support
11 15 (7.21%) Business Analyst
12 13 (6.25%) Support Consultant
12 13 (6.25%) SAP Support Consultant
13 12 (5.77%) Services Delivery Manager
13 12 (5.77%) Service Manager
13 12 (5.77%) Delivery Manager
14 11 (5.29%) SAP FI Consultant
14 11 (5.29%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.81%) .NET
2 8 (3.85%) SAP Basis
3 7 (3.37%) BAPI
4 6 (2.88%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.92%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (1.92%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.96%) HTML5
6 2 (0.96%) CSS3
6 2 (0.96%) HTML
6 2 (0.96%) Ajax
6 2 (0.96%) JSON
6 2 (0.96%) SAP BC
6 2 (0.96%) SAP CO-PA
6 2 (0.96%) CSS
6 2 (0.96%) SOAP
6 2 (0.96%) Web Services
6 2 (0.96%) XML
6 2 (0.96%) Flash
6 2 (0.96%) Web Dynpro
7 1 (0.48%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.29%) FMCG
2 10 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.33%) Life Science
4 7 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.37%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.44%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.44%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.96%) Social Media
7 2 (0.96%) iPad
7 2 (0.96%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.96%) User Experience
7 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) PMI
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) DTV
8 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.48%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.25%) UNIX
2 10 (4.81%) Windows
3 2 (0.96%) AIX
3 2 (0.96%) Linux
3 2 (0.96%) Windows Vista
3 2 (0.96%) Android
3 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.48%) CentOS
4 1 (0.48%) zOS
4 1 (0.48%) SUSE
4 1 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (24.04%) Project Management
3 44 (21.15%) Data Modelling
4 39 (18.75%) ETL
5 38 (18.27%) Integration Testing
6 34 (16.35%) ERP
7 24 (11.54%) ITIL
8 21 (10.10%) Analytics
9 20 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 20 (9.62%) Business Analysis
10 15 (7.21%) Logistics
11 14 (6.73%) Data Management
12 13 (6.25%) Supply Chain Management
12 13 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (5.77%) CRM
13 12 (5.77%) Data Analysis
14 10 (4.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (4.33%) Change Management
16 8 (3.85%) PLM
16 8 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 54 (25.96%) ABAP
2 37 (17.79%) SQL
3 13 (6.25%) Java
4 6 (2.88%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.40%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.40%) VB.NET
6 4 (1.92%) SAPscript
7 3 (1.44%) VBA
7 3 (1.44%) VB
7 3 (1.44%) Perl
7 3 (1.44%) C#
8 2 (0.96%) C++
8 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.96%) C
8 2 (0.96%) VBScript
8 2 (0.96%) ActionScript
8 2 (0.96%) Python
8 2 (0.96%) Objective-C
8 2 (0.96%) Ruby
9 1 (0.48%) REXX
Qualifications
1 61 (29.33%) Degree
2 14 (6.73%) SC Cleared
2 14 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.40%) CCA
3 5 (2.40%) ACCA
3 5 (2.40%) CIMA
4 3 (1.44%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.96%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (18.27%) SLA
2 7 (3.37%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) CA Endevor
1 1 (0.48%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 59 (28.37%) Business Objects
2 47 (22.60%) Oracle
3 15 (7.21%) Cognos
4 11 (5.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.88%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (2.40%) Netezza
6 5 (2.40%) CA
7 4 (1.92%) i2
7 4 (1.92%) Informatica
7 4 (1.92%) JDA
7 4 (1.92%) Sage
8 3 (1.44%) Tableau
9 2 (0.96%) Teradata
9 2 (0.96%) IBM
9 2 (0.96%) Sybase
10 1 (0.48%) Hyland
10 1 (0.48%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.48%) Adobe
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