The table below looks at the statistics for SAP FI 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 FI over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
Rank 195 158 168
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 18 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.81% 0.54%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.81% 9.87% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £42,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £75,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
SAP FI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
641 446 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.75% 8.17% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 501 352 458
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

SAP FI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP FI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP FI Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP FI
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP FI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SAP FI Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP FI
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 FI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Warwickshire +24 8 £35,000 -
Coventry +1 4 £57,500 -
Birmingham -25 3 £45,000 -10.00%
SAP FI
England

SAP FI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP FI 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 FI.

1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (68.09%) SAP FI/CO
2 32 (68.09%) SAP CO
3 27 (57.45%) Finance
4 16 (34.04%) ABAP
5 15 (31.91%) SAP BW
5 15 (31.91%) SAPscript
5 15 (31.91%) SAP R/3
5 15 (31.91%) SAP Smart Forms
5 15 (31.91%) BAPI
5 15 (31.91%) LSMW
6 11 (23.40%) SAP SD
6 11 (23.40%) Project Management
7 9 (19.15%) SAP PP
8 8 (17.02%) SAP APO
9 6 (12.77%) Automotive
9 6 (12.77%) VMS
10 5 (10.64%) SAP Certification
10 5 (10.64%) ACCA
10 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) SAP Implementation
11 4 (8.51%) General Ledger
11 4 (8.51%) CIMA
11 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
12 3 (6.38%) Supply Chain Management
12 3 (6.38%) SAP MM
12 3 (6.38%) MS Project
12 3 (6.38%) SAP FSCM
12 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP FI 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 FI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (68.09%) SAP FI/CO
1 32 (68.09%) SAP CO
2 15 (31.91%) SAP R/3
3 11 (23.40%) SAP SD
4 9 (19.15%) SAP PP
5 8 (17.02%) SAP APO
6 3 (6.38%) SAP MM
6 3 (6.38%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (4.26%) SAP QM
8 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (2.13%) SAP HR
8 1 (2.13%) Movex
8 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) LSMW
General
1 27 (57.45%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Automotive
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (8.51%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Analyst
2 20 (42.55%) SAP Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Consultant
4 12 (25.53%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 12 (25.53%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (19.15%) SAP Support
6 7 (14.89%) Junior ABAP Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Junior Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) ABAP Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Junior Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Developer Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) SAP Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Junior
6 7 (14.89%) Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Team Leader
7 6 (12.77%) SAP Team Leader
8 3 (6.38%) SAP Architect
8 3 (6.38%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) SAP Smart Forms
1 15 (31.91%) BAPI
2 2 (4.26%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.13%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Data Conversion
1 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Project Management
2 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (10.64%) SAP Implementation
2 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
3 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
3 3 (6.38%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
4 2 (4.26%) System Testing
4 2 (4.26%) Change Management
4 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.26%) Data Mapping
5 1 (2.13%) Business Transformation
5 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (2.13%) CRM
5 1 (2.13%) ERP
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.13%) Validation
5 1 (2.13%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.13%) Process Management
5 1 (2.13%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) ABAP
2 15 (31.91%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) ACCA
1 5 (10.64%) SAP Certification
2 4 (8.51%) CIMA
3 2 (4.26%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) AAT
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CCA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft