The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Production Planning (PP)
England / North West
Rank 218 211 243
Rank change year-on-year -7 +32  
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 31 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.50% 0.47% 0.27%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.38% 6.26% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 16
Median salary £55,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.02% +4.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £54,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.38% -5.65%  

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 the North West with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 576 431 512
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 9.38% 7.58% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 468 320 426
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

SAP PP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAP PP in the North West

SAP PP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP PP within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -18 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
SAP PP
England

SAP PP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 North West region with a requirement for SAP PP.

1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 39 (61.90%) SAP MM
3 32 (50.79%) Logistics
4 30 (47.62%) Business Analysis
5 28 (44.44%) SAP HANA
5 28 (44.44%) Manufacturing
6 24 (38.10%) SAP QM
7 23 (36.51%) SAP SCM
8 21 (33.33%) FMCG
8 21 (33.33%) SAP CO
8 21 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 21 (33.33%) SAP FI
8 21 (33.33%) SAP SD
9 18 (28.57%) ABAP
9 18 (28.57%) EDI
9 18 (28.57%) SAP WM
10 17 (26.98%) SAP BW
11 16 (25.40%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (17.46%) Translating Business Requirements
12 11 (17.46%) Project Management
12 11 (17.46%) ERP
13 10 (15.87%) JDA
14 6 (9.52%) SAP VC
15 5 (7.94%) Degree
15 5 (7.94%) Finance
16 4 (6.35%) Process Management
16 4 (6.35%) Change Management
16 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (6.35%) Process Improvement
16 4 (6.35%) Procure-to-Pay

SAP PP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 39 (61.90%) SAP MM
2 24 (38.10%) SAP QM
3 23 (36.51%) SAP SCM
4 21 (33.33%) SAP CO
4 21 (33.33%) SAP FI
4 21 (33.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 21 (33.33%) SAP SD
5 18 (28.57%) SAP WM
6 6 (9.52%) SAP VC
7 2 (3.17%) SAP MII
7 2 (3.17%) SAP PP-PI
8 1 (1.59%) SAP APO
8 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
8 1 (1.59%) SAP S/4HANA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (44.44%) SAP HANA
2 17 (26.98%) SAP BW
General
1 28 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Analyst
1 56 (88.89%) SAP Analyst
2 29 (46.03%) SAP PP Analyst
3 18 (28.57%) Consultant
3 18 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
4 16 (25.40%) Logistics Analyst
4 16 (25.40%) SAP Logistics Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) Business Analyst
5 13 (20.63%) SAP Business Analyst
6 12 (19.05%) SAP PP Business Analyst
6 12 (19.05%) SAP PP Consultant
7 10 (15.87%) Junior
7 10 (15.87%) Junior Analyst
7 10 (15.87%) Junior Consultant
7 10 (15.87%) Junior SAP Consultant
7 10 (15.87%) SAP MM Analyst
7 10 (15.87%) SAP MM Consultant
8 6 (9.52%) SAP Manager
9 5 (7.94%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (7.94%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) EDI
2 2 (3.17%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Logistics
2 30 (47.62%) Business Analysis
3 16 (25.40%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (17.46%) ERP
4 11 (17.46%) Project Management
4 11 (17.46%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (6.35%) Change Management
5 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (6.35%) Process Improvement
5 4 (6.35%) Process Management
5 4 (6.35%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.17%) Demand Management
7 2 (3.17%) IT Governance
7 2 (3.17%) IT Strategy
7 2 (3.17%) Record to Report
8 1 (1.59%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.59%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.59%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.57%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (15.87%) JDA
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