The first table below looks at the demand for SAP APO skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP APO over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Advanced Planner & Optimizer (APO)
Rank 216 196 169
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -27
Permanent jobs citing SAP APO 5 14 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.25% 0.61%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.79% 3.07% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 6
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -14.81%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £58,500
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.70%
Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
629 456 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.67% 8.23% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 504 340 433
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
SAP APO
England

SAP APO
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP APO across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP APO Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP APO
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP APO Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP APO
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP APO within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Coventry +5 1 - -
Birmingham -8 1 £60,000 +4.34% 3
SAP APO
England

SAP APO
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP APO 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 APO.

1 16 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (93.75%) SAP PP
3 10 (62.50%) Project Management
4 9 (56.25%) SAP FI
4 9 (56.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (56.25%) SAP CO
5 7 (43.75%) VMS
5 7 (43.75%) SAP SD
6 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (25.00%) SAP QM
8 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (18.75%) ITIL
8 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
8 3 (18.75%) ABAP
8 3 (18.75%) Automotive
8 3 (18.75%) German Language
9 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
9 2 (12.50%) Workflow
9 2 (12.50%) SAP MM
9 2 (12.50%) SAP Basis
9 2 (12.50%) SAP PM
9 2 (12.50%) SAP SCM
10 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
10 1 (6.25%) Logistics
10 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared

SAP APO
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP APO 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 APO. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 15 (93.75%) SAP PP
2 9 (56.25%) SAP FI
2 9 (56.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 9 (56.25%) SAP CO
3 7 (43.75%) SAP SD
4 4 (25.00%) SAP QM
5 2 (12.50%) SAP MM
5 2 (12.50%) SAP PM
5 2 (12.50%) SAP SCM
General
1 6 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (18.75%) Automotive
2 3 (18.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Team Leader
1 7 (43.75%) SAP Team Leader
2 3 (18.75%) SAP APO Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) SAP PP Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Architect
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SAP SCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Business Workflow
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Supply Chain Management
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Network Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + car allowance, bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago