Period
to 12 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SAP SE.

SAP
UK > England
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 128 111 100
Rank change year-on-year -17 -11 -22
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1,876 2,983 4,454
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 2.55% 2.85% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category 6.80% 6.99% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,504 2,051 3,051
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,125 £35,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,330
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +3.92% +0.60%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,600
% change year-on-year - +6.01% +2.91%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 27,594 42,665 57,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.53% 40.74% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21,011 33,333 44,884
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,949 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +3.90% +5.26%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in England

SAP
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP in England.

Salary trend for SAP in England

SAP
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP in England over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP in England

SAP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the England region over the 6 months to 12 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +55 783 £75,000 +15.38% 104
South East -15 339 £50,000 -16.67% 49
South West +11 235 £45,000 -5.26% 46
North of England -83 195 £52,500 +5.00% 31
Midlands -87 164 £55,000 -8.33% 41
North West -50 132 £55,000 +14.58% 19
West Midlands -64 106 £55,000 - 26
Yorkshire -68 60 £48,750 -2.50% 8
East Midlands -60 51 £53,750 -17.31% 15
East of England -42 43 £47,500 -13.64% 18
North East 0 3 £48,500 -22.40% 4
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SAP.

1 1,003 (53.46%) Finance
2 803 (42.80%) Business Intelligence
3 782 (41.68%) Manufacturing
4 718 (38.27%) Marketing
5 667 (35.55%) Public Sector
6 661 (35.23%) Telecoms
7 657 (35.02%) Programme Management
8 641 (34.17%) Digital Marketing
9 640 (34.12%) Electronics
10 400 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
11 361 (19.24%) ERP
12 286 (15.25%) Azure
13 262 (13.97%) Degree
14 256 (13.65%) SQL
15 208 (11.09%) AWS
16 205 (10.93%) Microsoft
17 185 (9.86%) Python
18 176 (9.38%) SAP S/4HANA
19 172 (9.17%) Scrum
20 170 (9.06%) Oracle
20 170 (9.06%) DevOps
21 167 (8.90%) Analytics
21 167 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
22 162 (8.64%) Project Management
23 161 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
24 158 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
25 156 (8.32%) Java
25 156 (8.32%) JavaScript
25 156 (8.32%) Computer Science
26 154 (8.21%) Linux

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 33 (1.76%) Cloud Foundry
3 31 (1.65%) CMS
4 28 (1.49%) Tomcat
5 27 (1.44%) Confluence
6 18 (0.96%) Mule
6 18 (0.96%) Red Hat Fuse
7 17 (0.91%) JBoss
7 17 (0.91%) Mule ESB
8 14 (0.75%) Apache Spark
8 14 (0.75%) SAS
9 13 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (0.64%) WordPress
11 10 (0.53%) Apache
11 10 (0.53%) Headless CMS
11 10 (0.53%) NetWeaver
11 10 (0.53%) Skype for Business
11 10 (0.53%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 78 (4.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 77 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.64%) Zeplin
6 11 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
7 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.21%) Sketch
9 3 (0.16%) Adobe XD
9 3 (0.16%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.16%) Figma
9 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.053%) InVision
Business Applications
1 176 (9.38%) SAP S/4HANA
2 70 (3.73%) SAP FI
3 69 (3.68%) SAP ERP
4 68 (3.62%) SAP Business One
5 51 (2.72%) SAP CO
6 47 (2.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 44 (2.35%) SAP Hybris
8 42 (2.24%) SAP MM
9 41 (2.19%) SAP SD
10 34 (1.81%) NetSuite
11 33 (1.76%) SAP BPC
12 29 (1.55%) SAP HR
13 24 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
14 19 (1.01%) SAP WM
15 18 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
15 18 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
16 17 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
16 17 (0.91%) SAP PP
17 16 (0.85%) SAP EWM
18 15 (0.80%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 286 (15.25%) Azure
2 208 (11.09%) AWS
3 129 (6.88%) GCP
4 110 (5.86%) SaaS
5 107 (5.70%) Power Platform
6 72 (3.84%) Microsoft 365
7 61 (3.25%) SuccessFactors
8 53 (2.83%) PaaS
9 36 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
10 33 (1.76%) OpenShift
11 19 (1.01%) IaaS
11 19 (1.01%) Serverless
12 18 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
13 15 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
14 13 (0.69%) Amazon S3
14 13 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
15 11 (0.59%) Amazon EKS
16 10 (0.53%) Azure Data Factory
16 10 (0.53%) Kong
17 8 (0.43%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.97%) Firewall
2 15 (0.80%) Intranet
2 15 (0.80%) Network Security
3 14 (0.75%) DNS
4 13 (0.69%) Internet
4 13 (0.69%) Skype
4 13 (0.69%) VPN
5 12 (0.64%) Wireless
6 10 (0.53%) LAN
6 10 (0.53%) WAN
7 8 (0.43%) FTP
8 6 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.27%) BGP
9 5 (0.27%) Broadband
9 5 (0.27%) EIGRP
9 5 (0.27%) OSPF
10 4 (0.21%) DHCP
10 4 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.21%) VLAN
10 4 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 106 (5.65%) Power BI
3 91 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (3.62%) BusinessObjects
4 68 (3.62%) SAP HANA
5 65 (3.46%) SAP BW
6 55 (2.93%) Tableau
7 52 (2.77%) Big Data
8 49 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 46 (2.45%) Crystal Reports
10 44 (2.35%) MongoDB
11 42 (2.24%) NoSQL
12 41 (2.19%) MySQL
13 37 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (1.23%) Relational Database
15 22 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 20 (1.07%) Data Lake
16 20 (1.07%) SAP Data Services
16 20 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 18 (0.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 60 (3.20%) JIRA
2 58 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 28 (1.49%) Maven
4 23 (1.23%) JUnit
5 21 (1.12%) IntelliJ
6 19 (1.01%) LSMW
7 18 (0.96%) Visual Studio
8 17 (0.91%) GitLab
8 17 (0.91%) Subversion
9 16 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 14 (0.75%) Postman
11 13 (0.69%) Cucumber
12 12 (0.64%) Grunt
12 12 (0.64%) gulp
12 12 (0.64%) Selenium
12 12 (0.64%) SoapUI
13 10 (0.53%) ERwin
13 10 (0.53%) WinAutomation
14 9 (0.48%) Cypress.io
15 8 (0.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1,003 (53.46%) Finance
2 782 (41.68%) Manufacturing
3 718 (38.27%) Marketing
4 667 (35.55%) Public Sector
5 661 (35.23%) Telecoms
6 640 (34.12%) Electronics
7 126 (6.72%) Retail
8 51 (2.72%) Banking
9 40 (2.13%) Legal
9 40 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 34 (1.81%) Games
11 29 (1.55%) Law
12 26 (1.39%) Billing
13 19 (1.01%) French Language
14 14 (0.75%) German Language
15 10 (0.53%) Publishing
15 10 (0.53%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.48%) Advertising
16 9 (0.48%) General Ledger
17 8 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 309 (16.47%) Developer
2 292 (15.57%) Consultant
3 273 (14.55%) Analyst
4 227 (12.10%) Architect
5 182 (9.70%) SAP Consultant
6 94 (5.01%) Senior Developer
7 86 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
8 76 (4.05%) SAP Analyst
9 72 (3.84%) SAP Architect
9 72 (3.84%) SAP Manager
10 67 (3.57%) Business Analyst
11 64 (3.41%) Software Engineer
12 61 (3.25%) Project Manager
13 59 (3.14%) Software Developer
14 57 (3.04%) Java Developer
15 44 (2.35%) Data Analyst
15 44 (2.35%) Junior
16 39 (2.08%) Technical Architect
17 36 (1.92%) IT Manager
18 35 (1.87%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (5.22%) AngularJS
2 81 (4.32%) .NET
3 77 (4.10%) HTML
4 74 (3.94%) Web Services
5 70 (3.73%) CSS
6 68 (3.62%) REST
7 58 (3.09%) React
8 51 (2.72%) SOAP
9 46 (2.45%) XML
10 42 (2.24%) Spring
11 38 (2.03%) JSON
12 37 (1.97%) Java EE
13 32 (1.71%) ASP.NET
13 32 (1.71%) SAP Fiori
14 31 (1.65%) HTML5
15 30 (1.60%) .NET Core
16 28 (1.49%) Node.js
17 27 (1.44%) SAP Basis
18 26 (1.39%) EDI
19 25 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 144 (7.68%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (4.37%) User Experience
3 72 (3.84%) Management Information System
4 68 (3.62%) Cloud Native
5 61 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
6 50 (2.67%) Data Structures
7 42 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (2.03%) Life Science
9 31 (1.65%) FMCG
10 30 (1.60%) Blog
11 27 (1.44%) Reinsurance
12 19 (1.01%) Data Centre
13 15 (0.80%) Algorithms
13 15 (0.80%) Driving Licence
14 14 (0.75%) Virtual Team
14 14 (0.75%) Wiki
15 13 (0.69%) Hedge funds
15 13 (0.69%) Mobile App
15 13 (0.69%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.64%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 154 (8.21%) Linux
2 112 (5.97%) Windows
3 43 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 26 (1.39%) Unix
5 17 (0.91%) Android
5 17 (0.91%) CentOS
6 16 (0.85%) Windows 10
7 15 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.48%) Mac OS
9 9 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
10 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.21%) Kali Linux
11 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.16%) zOS
13 2 (0.11%) MVS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 803 (42.80%) Business Intelligence
2 657 (35.02%) Programme Management
3 641 (34.17%) Digital Marketing
4 400 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
5 361 (19.24%) ERP
6 172 (9.17%) Scrum
7 170 (9.06%) DevOps
8 167 (8.90%) Analytics
8 167 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
9 162 (8.64%) Project Management
10 161 (8.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 156 (8.32%) Computer Science
12 149 (7.94%) Migration
13 112 (5.97%) Software Engineering
14 105 (5.60%) CRM
15 99 (5.28%) Project Delivery
16 96 (5.12%) Data Modelling
17 90 (4.80%) Business Analysis
18 88 (4.69%) ETL
19 81 (4.32%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 256 (13.65%) SQL
2 185 (9.86%) Python
3 156 (8.32%) Java
3 156 (8.32%) JavaScript
4 96 (5.12%) C#
5 81 (4.32%) C++
6 63 (3.36%) ABAP
7 62 (3.30%) TypeScript
8 58 (3.09%) Go
9 40 (2.13%) C
10 28 (1.49%) T-SQL
11 23 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 23 (1.23%) Rust
12 22 (1.17%) R
13 21 (1.12%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.01%) Shell Script
15 18 (0.96%) SAPscript
16 15 (0.80%) VBA
17 14 (0.75%) PHP
18 13 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 262 (13.97%) Degree
2 107 (5.70%) Security Cleared
3 70 (3.73%) SC Cleared
4 67 (3.57%) Master's Degree
5 39 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 27 (1.44%) PhD
7 23 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 19 (1.01%) DV Cleared
9 18 (0.96%) ACCA
10 16 (0.85%) CIMA
11 15 (0.80%) IIBA
12 13 (0.69%) PMP
13 11 (0.59%) ISTQB
14 10 (0.53%) CCNP
14 10 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.53%) SAP Certification
15 8 (0.43%) ISEB
15 8 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
16 7 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (3.62%) Data Quality
2 66 (3.52%) QA
3 45 (2.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (2.03%) GDPR
5 29 (1.55%) PMO
6 24 (1.28%) SLA
7 21 (1.12%) NIST
8 11 (0.59%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.37%) GRC
10 7 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 6 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
11 6 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.21%) GMP
13 3 (0.16%) COBIT
13 3 (0.16%) IFRS
13 3 (0.16%) ISO 20022
14 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
14 2 (0.11%) CDISC
14 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 117 (6.24%) Docker
2 43 (2.29%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.43%) HDFS
6 4 (0.21%) Snort
6 4 (0.21%) Squid
7 3 (0.16%) KVM
7 3 (0.16%) RACF
7 3 (0.16%) Time Sharing Option
7 3 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.053%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 105 (5.60%) Kubernetes
2 36 (1.92%) Terraform
3 27 (1.44%) Puppet
4 20 (1.07%) Ansible
5 13 (0.69%) Istio
6 10 (0.53%) Argo
6 10 (0.53%) Knative
6 10 (0.53%) linkerd
6 10 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (0.48%) SCCM
8 7 (0.37%) Grafana
8 7 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
8 7 (0.37%) Packer
8 7 (0.37%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.21%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (0.21%) Nessus
9 4 (0.21%) Nexpose
9 4 (0.21%) Suricata
10 3 (0.16%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 205 (10.93%) Microsoft
2 170 (9.06%) Oracle
3 158 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
4 110 (5.86%) IBM
5 98 (5.22%) Google
6 60 (3.20%) hybris
7 53 (2.83%) Red Hat
8 34 (1.81%) VMware
8 34 (1.81%) Workday
9 32 (1.71%) PeopleSoft
10 30 (1.60%) Informatica
11 28 (1.49%) Sage
12 27 (1.44%) Adobe
13 24 (1.28%) Infor
14 21 (1.12%) Cisco
14 21 (1.12%) Citrix
14 21 (1.12%) IFS
14 21 (1.12%) JD Edwards
14 21 (1.12%) ServiceNow
15 17 (0.91%) Databricks