The table below looks at the statistics for SAP PP 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 PP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP Production Planning (PP)
Rank 207 183 181
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 1 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.23% 2.12% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +6.48%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +6.38%
SAP PP
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
442 377 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.65% 9.17% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 352 278 455
Average salary £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SAP PP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP PP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP PP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP PP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP PP
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP PP 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 PP.

1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) SAP QM
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) SAP APO
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SAP PP 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 PP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP QM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP APO
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Document Management
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SAP