The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP
Rank 31 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SAP 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.49% - 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% - 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £30,750
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
SAP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 65 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.92% 65.00% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57 60 60
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

SAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

SAP
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP across the Wakefield region.

SAP Salary Trend in Wakefield

SAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (83.33%) ETL
2 15 (83.33%) Business Objects
2 15 (83.33%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) Degree
4 10 (55.56%) QA
4 10 (55.56%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (44.44%) Release Management
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) .NET
7 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 6 (33.33%) DB2
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) FMCG
8 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 3 (16.67%) SAP XI
9 3 (16.67%) RPG
9 3 (16.67%) VB
9 3 (16.67%) VB6
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle
10 2 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
11 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
11 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis

SAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (33.33%) DB2
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Business Objects Developer
2 6 (33.33%) SAP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) ETL Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Objects Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Development Team Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (83.33%) ETL
3 8 (44.44%) Release Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VB
3 3 (16.67%) VB6
3 3 (16.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft