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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP
Rank 75 67 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAP 90 124 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.88% 3.37% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 6.84% 8.06% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 79 107 142
Average salary £44,000 £51,500 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.56% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.95% -
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
1315 1538 1584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.09% 41.79% 48.60%
Number of salaries quoted 901 1021 1078
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,587 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% -

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +16 45 £35,500 -21.11% 3
Edinburgh +29 37 £44,000 +10.00% 3
Aberdeen +7 2 £52,500 +1.94%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £42,500 -
Fife -5 1 £27,500 -41.48%
SAP
UK

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 65 (33.51%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (32.47%) Finance
3 54 (27.84%) Project Management
4 53 (27.32%) Degree
5 50 (25.77%) BusinessObjects
5 50 (25.77%) Business Objects
6 46 (23.71%) SAP BW
7 42 (21.65%) Oracle
8 40 (20.62%) ABAP
9 37 (19.07%) SQL
9 37 (19.07%) Data Modelling
10 36 (18.56%) ERP
10 36 (18.56%) Integration Testing
11 35 (18.04%) SLA
12 33 (17.01%) ETL
13 32 (16.49%) SAP BI
14 25 (12.89%) Analytics
15 24 (12.37%) SAP FI
15 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
16 23 (11.86%) SQL Server
16 23 (11.86%) SAP CO
16 23 (11.86%) Data Management
17 22 (11.34%) SAP FI/CO
17 22 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
18 21 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
19 20 (10.31%) Manufacturing
19 20 (10.31%) Cognos
19 20 (10.31%) NetWeaver
20 16 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (7.73%) Agile Software Development

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 20 (10.31%) NetWeaver
2 14 (7.22%) SAS
2 14 (7.22%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.52%) Lync
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.52%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (4.64%) MS Office
2 7 (3.61%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.06%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (12.37%) SAP FI
2 23 (11.86%) SAP CO
3 22 (11.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 11 (5.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (5.67%) SAP SD
5 10 (5.15%) SAP MDM
5 10 (5.15%) SAP ERP
6 9 (4.64%) SAP APO
7 8 (4.12%) SAP PP
8 6 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (3.09%) SAP R/3
9 5 (2.58%) SAP MM
9 5 (2.58%) HFM
9 5 (2.58%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (2.58%) SAP BPC
9 5 (2.58%) Hyperion Planning
10 4 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (2.06%) SAP SCM
10 4 (2.06%) CA PPM
10 4 (2.06%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
1 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) DNS
1 6 (3.09%) SAN
2 5 (2.58%) LAN
2 5 (2.58%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.58%) Network Security
2 5 (2.58%) NAS
2 5 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (1.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.52%) IPsec
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.52%) LDAP
4 1 (0.52%) WAN
4 1 (0.52%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.77%) BusinessObjects
2 46 (23.71%) SAP BW
3 32 (16.49%) SAP BI
4 23 (11.86%) SQL Server
5 22 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (7.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (6.70%) Oracle Database
8 10 (5.15%) DataStage
9 9 (4.64%) Big Data
10 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.61%) QlikView
10 7 (3.61%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (3.09%) Data Mart
11 6 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
12 5 (2.58%) Hyperion Smart View
12 5 (2.58%) Essbase
12 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.06%) dBASE
13 4 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.03%) LSMW
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
3 1 (0.52%) JIRA
3 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 63 (32.47%) Finance
2 20 (10.31%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.12%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.06%) Automotive
4 4 (2.06%) Legal
5 3 (1.55%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 81 (41.75%) Consultant
2 69 (35.57%) SAP Consultant
3 36 (18.56%) Analyst
4 27 (13.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 26 (13.40%) Business Consultant
6 25 (12.89%) SAP BI Consultant
7 23 (11.86%) SAP Business Consultant
8 16 (8.25%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (7.22%) SAP Analyst
10 13 (6.70%) SAP Manager
10 13 (6.70%) Business Analyst
10 13 (6.70%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
11 12 (6.19%) Data Manager
12 11 (5.67%) Developer
13 10 (5.15%) Designer
14 9 (4.64%) SAP Support
14 9 (4.64%) SAP CO Consultant
14 9 (4.64%) SAP FI Consultant
15 8 (4.12%) SAP PP Consultant
15 8 (4.12%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.15%) BAPI
2 9 (4.64%) SAP Basis
3 8 (4.12%) .NET
4 7 (3.61%) SAP Smart Forms
5 4 (2.06%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.06%) Web Services
5 4 (2.06%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (1.03%) HTML
6 2 (1.03%) CSS
6 2 (1.03%) J2EE
6 2 (1.03%) SAP BC
6 2 (1.03%) SAP CO-PA
6 2 (1.03%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.52%) HTML5
7 1 (0.52%) CSS3
7 1 (0.52%) SAP Business Workflow
7 1 (0.52%) Ajax
7 1 (0.52%) JSON
7 1 (0.52%) SOAP
7 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.70%) FMCG
3 9 (4.64%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.12%) Life Science
5 5 (2.58%) Visualisation
5 5 (2.58%) Replication
6 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.03%) User Experience
8 1 (0.52%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.52%) Economics
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) Physics
8 1 (0.52%) Psychology
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) NHS
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.70%) UNIX
2 9 (4.64%) Windows
3 6 (3.09%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (1.03%) Linux
4 2 (1.03%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.52%) Android
5 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (33.51%) Business Intelligence
2 54 (27.84%) Project Management
3 37 (19.07%) Data Modelling
4 36 (18.56%) ERP
4 36 (18.56%) Integration Testing
5 33 (17.01%) ETL
6 25 (12.89%) Analytics
7 23 (11.86%) Data Management
8 21 (10.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (7.22%) Coaching
11 13 (6.70%) Change Management
12 12 (6.19%) Data Governance
13 10 (5.15%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.15%) Software Delivery
14 9 (4.64%) SAP Security
14 9 (4.64%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (4.64%) Quality Management
14 9 (4.64%) Service Delivery
14 9 (4.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (20.62%) ABAP
2 37 (19.07%) SQL
3 8 (4.12%) PL/SQL
4 7 (3.61%) Python
4 7 (3.61%) SAPscript
5 5 (2.58%) Perl
5 5 (2.58%) Ruby
6 4 (2.06%) Java
6 4 (2.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.03%) C#
7 2 (1.03%) C++
7 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.03%) VBScript
7 2 (1.03%) VB
8 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.52%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 53 (27.32%) Degree
2 5 (2.58%) ISTQB
2 5 (2.58%) NCDA
3 4 (2.06%) ACCA
3 4 (2.06%) CIMA
3 4 (2.06%) CCA
4 2 (1.03%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (18.04%) SLA
2 5 (2.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.06%) NFS
2 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.52%) DFS Replication
3 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.06%) SnapMirror
1 4 (2.06%) SnapVault
2 1 (0.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (25.77%) Business Objects
2 42 (21.65%) Oracle
3 24 (12.37%) Microsoft
4 20 (10.31%) Cognos
5 10 (5.15%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.09%) NetApp
6 6 (3.09%) Cisco
6 6 (3.09%) VMware
7 5 (2.58%) Anaplan
7 5 (2.58%) EMC
7 5 (2.58%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.06%) Lotus
8 4 (2.06%) CA
8 4 (2.06%) Adobe
8 4 (2.06%) Tableau
9 3 (1.55%) Informatica
9 3 (1.55%) Sage
10 2 (1.03%) IBM
11 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.52%) Perforce
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