Period
to 22 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 22 January 2019 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 32 61
Rank change year-on-year -71 +29 +12
Permanent jobs citing SAP 214 633 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.15% 8.53% 4.77%
As % of the Vendors category 7.26% 18.56% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 149 413 241
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,500 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,948 3,410 3,125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.40% 45.95% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,444 2,759 2,651
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.88% +2.50%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,600 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Manchester

SAP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SAP in Manchester

SAP
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP in Manchester

SAP
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Stockport +24 8 £30,750 -18.00% 1
Bury -2 2 £50,000 -
Heywood - 1 £32,500 - 1
SAP
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SAP.

1 108 (50.47%) Finance
2 103 (48.13%) Manufacturing
3 95 (44.39%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (38.79%) Marketing
5 79 (36.92%) Telecoms
6 77 (35.98%) Programme Management
7 75 (35.05%) Electronics
8 74 (34.58%) Digital Marketing
9 48 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (20.09%) Retail
11 40 (18.69%) ERP
12 37 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (15.89%) Software Engineering
14 33 (15.42%) Microsoft
15 26 (12.15%) SQL
16 25 (11.68%) Oracle
16 25 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (11.21%) BusinessObjects
17 24 (11.21%) SaaS
18 21 (9.81%) Degree
18 21 (9.81%) SQL Server
18 21 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (9.35%) Test Automation
19 20 (9.35%) Power BI
19 20 (9.35%) Linux
20 19 (8.88%) ITIL
20 19 (8.88%) SAP SD
21 18 (8.41%) Windows
21 18 (8.41%) Google Cloud Platform
22 17 (7.94%) SAP ERP

SAP
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.80%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.87%) Confluence
2 4 (1.87%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.93%) CMS
4 2 (0.93%) SAS
4 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.47%) Drupal
5 1 (0.47%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (6.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.87%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (8.88%) SAP SD
2 17 (7.94%) SAP ERP
2 17 (7.94%) SAP S/4HANA
3 12 (5.61%) SAP PP
4 9 (4.21%) SAP MM
5 8 (3.74%) SAP BPC
5 8 (3.74%) SAP Hybris
6 7 (3.27%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (3.27%) SAP SCM
7 6 (2.80%) SAP Business One
8 5 (2.34%) SAP CO
8 5 (2.34%) SAP FI
8 5 (2.34%) SAP FI/CO
9 4 (1.87%) SAP HR
9 4 (1.87%) SAP Payroll
10 3 (1.40%) SAP IBP
11 2 (0.93%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 1 (0.47%) SAP FSCM
12 1 (0.47%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.21%) SaaS
2 21 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (8.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.27%) IaaS
6 5 (2.34%) Office 365
6 5 (2.34%) PaaS
7 2 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.74%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.80%) DHCP
2 6 (2.80%) DNS
3 5 (2.34%) Internet
4 3 (1.40%) VoIP
4 3 (1.40%) Wireless
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
6 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.21%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (9.81%) SQL Server
3 20 (9.35%) Power BI
4 16 (7.48%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 12 (5.61%) Big Data
5 12 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.14%) Data Mining
6 11 (5.14%) Qlik Sense
6 11 (5.14%) QlikView
6 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (4.21%) SAP HANA
8 8 (3.74%) SAP BW
9 7 (3.27%) Lumira
10 6 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (2.80%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.40%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (6.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.67%) Selenium
3 9 (4.21%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.21%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.27%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.27%) JIRA
5 6 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.40%) CMake
6 3 (1.40%) GCC
6 3 (1.40%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.93%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.93%) Serilog
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 108 (50.47%) Finance
2 103 (48.13%) Manufacturing
3 83 (38.79%) Marketing
4 79 (36.92%) Telecoms
5 75 (35.05%) Electronics
6 43 (20.09%) Retail
7 11 (5.14%) Local Government
8 3 (1.40%) Law
8 3 (1.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.93%) Automotive
9 2 (0.93%) Games
9 2 (0.93%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.93%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.93%) Publishing
10 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (29.91%) Analyst
2 52 (24.30%) Consultant
3 46 (21.50%) SAP Analyst
4 36 (16.82%) SAP Consultant
5 26 (12.15%) Developer
6 22 (10.28%) Business Analyst
6 22 (10.28%) SAP Business Analyst
7 18 (8.41%) Software Engineer
8 17 (7.94%) SAP Business Consultant
8 17 (7.94%) SAP SD Analyst
9 14 (6.54%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 13 (6.07%) SAP PP Analyst
11 12 (5.61%) SAP SD Consultant
12 11 (5.14%) SAP SD Business Analyst
13 10 (4.67%) SAP MM Consultant
13 10 (4.67%) Support Analyst
14 9 (4.21%) Project Manager
14 9 (4.21%) SAP MM Analyst
14 9 (4.21%) Technical Manager
14 9 (4.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.61%) HTML
2 10 (4.67%) CSS
3 8 (3.74%) .NET
4 7 (3.27%) EDI
4 7 (3.27%) HTML5
4 7 (3.27%) REST
5 6 (2.80%) Flash
5 6 (2.80%) OpenGL
5 6 (2.80%) React
6 5 (2.34%) Gherkin
7 4 (1.87%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.87%) STL
8 3 (1.40%) .NET Core
8 3 (1.40%) OpenGL ES
8 3 (1.40%) SignalR
8 3 (1.40%) Spring
8 3 (1.40%) WinForms
8 3 (1.40%) Yocto
9 2 (0.93%) ASP.NET Core
9 2 (0.93%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.14%) Acoustics
3 9 (4.21%) User Experience
4 7 (3.27%) Blog
4 7 (3.27%) FMCG
5 6 (2.80%) Algorithms
5 6 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (1.87%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.40%) Vector Graphics
9 2 (0.93%) EPoS
9 2 (0.93%) Fintech
10 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.47%) Robotics
10 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.35%) Linux
2 18 (8.41%) Windows
3 6 (2.80%) Android
3 6 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.87%) Windows 10
4 4 (1.87%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.93%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (44.39%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (35.98%) Programme Management
3 74 (34.58%) Digital Marketing
4 48 (22.43%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (18.69%) ERP
6 34 (15.89%) Software Engineering
7 25 (11.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (9.35%) Test Automation
9 19 (8.88%) ITIL
10 17 (7.94%) Data Analysis
10 17 (7.94%) Project Management
11 16 (7.48%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.48%) Logistics
12 15 (7.01%) Analytics
13 13 (6.07%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (5.61%) IT Strategy
14 12 (5.61%) PRINCE2
14 12 (5.61%) Problem-Solving
15 11 (5.14%) Microservices
15 11 (5.14%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.15%) SQL
2 17 (7.94%) Python
3 16 (7.48%) C++
4 13 (6.07%) T-SQL
5 12 (5.61%) PowerShell
6 11 (5.14%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.67%) ABAP
7 10 (4.67%) Go
7 10 (4.67%) Java
8 7 (3.27%) C
9 6 (2.80%) Apple Swift
9 6 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.80%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.34%) C#
10 5 (2.34%) VBA
11 3 (1.40%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.40%) GLSL
12 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.93%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (9.81%) Degree
2 4 (1.87%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.40%) ACCA
4 2 (0.93%) CIMA
4 2 (0.93%) CIPD
4 2 (0.93%) CISSP
4 2 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (0.47%) CEH
5 1 (0.47%) CISA
5 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.47%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) QA
2 5 (2.34%) SLA
3 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (6.07%) Docker
2 12 (5.61%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.87%) vSphere
5 2 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (7.01%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.27%) Ansible
2 7 (3.27%) Terraform
3 5 (2.34%) Grafana
3 5 (2.34%) Kibana
4 4 (1.87%) Packer
5 2 (0.93%) Istio
5 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.68%) Oracle
3 12 (5.61%) Google
4 10 (4.67%) VMware
5 8 (3.74%) hybris
5 8 (3.74%) Sage
5 8 (3.74%) Tableau
6 7 (3.27%) ATG
6 7 (3.27%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.34%) Epicor
8 5 (2.34%) Infor
8 5 (2.34%) JD Edwards
8 5 (2.34%) Twitter
9 4 (1.87%) Cisco
9 4 (1.87%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (1.87%) Veeam
10 3 (1.40%) Ariba
10 3 (1.40%) IFS
11 2 (0.93%) Cognizant