The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SAP PP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PP over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Production Planning (PP)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 167 169
Rank change year-on-year -23 +2  
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 22 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.53% 0.43% 0.45%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.90% 4.12% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 13
Median salary - £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  

SAP PP is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 449 364 362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 10.72% 10.41% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 355 282 294
Median salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.70% -1.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,479 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% -  

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SAP PP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP in Manchester

SAP PP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SAP PP in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing SAP PP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 34 (97.14%) Manufacturing
3 18 (51.43%) SAP MII
3 18 (51.43%) SAP PP-PI
4 15 (42.86%) SAP MM
5 14 (40.00%) SLA
5 14 (40.00%) IT Governance
5 14 (40.00%) IT Strategy
5 14 (40.00%) SAPUI5
5 14 (40.00%) Record to Report
5 14 (40.00%) Demand Management
6 11 (31.43%) SAP SCM
6 11 (31.43%) ERP
7 10 (28.57%) JDA
8 6 (17.14%) Logistics
9 4 (11.43%) SAP XI
9 4 (11.43%) ABAP
9 4 (11.43%) ITIL
9 4 (11.43%) SAP Certification
9 4 (11.43%) ITIL V2
9 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
9 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
10 3 (8.57%) SAP WM
11 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
12 1 (2.86%) Application Rationalisation
12 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
12 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
12 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
12 1 (2.86%) Degree
12 1 (2.86%) SAP QM

SAP PP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 18 (51.43%) SAP MII
1 18 (51.43%) SAP PP-PI
2 15 (42.86%) SAP MM
3 11 (31.43%) SAP SCM
4 3 (8.57%) SAP WM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
5 1 (2.86%) SAP QM
5 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
General
1 34 (97.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Analyst
1 21 (60.00%) SAP Analyst
2 20 (57.14%) Business Analyst
2 20 (57.14%) SAP Business Analyst
3 18 (51.43%) SAP PP Analyst
3 18 (51.43%) SAP PP Business Analyst
4 15 (42.86%) SAP Manager
5 7 (20.00%) Consultant
5 7 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (17.14%) SAP Business Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) SAP PP Consultant
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Senior Business Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) SAP WM Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) SAP WM Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) SAP WM Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Manager
9 1 (2.86%) SAP SCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) SAPUI5
2 4 (11.43%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Demand Management
1 14 (40.00%) IT Governance
1 14 (40.00%) IT Strategy
1 14 (40.00%) Record to Report
2 11 (31.43%) ERP
3 6 (17.14%) Logistics
4 4 (11.43%) Defect Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL V2
4 4 (11.43%) Prototyping
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (2.86%) Application Rationalisation
6 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.86%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.86%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (28.57%) JDA