Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 20 November 2017 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 42 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1041 704 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.86% 5.73% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 16.83% 12.86% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 602 440 441
North West median annual salary £51,250 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.77% +6.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year - +1.85% -1.82%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6187 5475 5675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.69% 44.53% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4799 4363 4523
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,178 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,950 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the North West

SAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SAP in the North West

SAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in the North West

SAP
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester +22 764 £52,500 +6.06% 22
Lancashire +25 60 £45,000 - 7
Cheshire -10 60 £41,500 -7.78% 4
Merseyside +33 46 £44,000 -16.19% 3
Cumbria +2 3 £60,000 - 1
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAP 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.

1 424 (40.73%) Manufacturing
2 270 (25.94%) Finance
3 241 (23.15%) Business Intelligence
4 169 (16.23%) ERP
5 166 (15.95%) ABAP
6 160 (15.37%) SQL
7 153 (14.70%) Marketing
8 152 (14.60%) Electronics
9 147 (14.12%) Programme Management
10 146 (14.02%) Degree
11 139 (13.35%) SAP SD
12 137 (13.16%) Telecoms
12 137 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
13 133 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
14 130 (12.49%) Agile Software Development
15 123 (11.82%) Retail
16 116 (11.14%) Java
17 113 (10.85%) SAP Implementation
18 108 (10.37%) Logistics
19 106 (10.18%) EDI
20 97 (9.32%) Microsoft
21 88 (8.45%) SAP PP
22 86 (8.26%) JavaScript
22 86 (8.26%) FMCG
23 81 (7.78%) SAP MM
24 80 (7.68%) SAP FI
25 79 (7.59%) .NET
26 78 (7.49%) SAP FI/CO
26 78 (7.49%) SAP CO
27 74 (7.11%) E-Commerce

SAP
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (2.02%) IIS
2 17 (1.63%) Apache Spark
3 10 (0.96%) Confluence
4 9 (0.86%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.48%) SAS
6 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.096%) CMS
7 1 (0.096%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.096%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.096%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.096%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.096%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.096%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.096%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (3.07%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.83%) FileZilla
3 18 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 139 (13.35%) SAP SD
2 88 (8.45%) SAP PP
3 81 (7.78%) SAP MM
4 80 (7.68%) SAP FI
5 78 (7.49%) SAP CO
5 78 (7.49%) SAP FI/CO
6 69 (6.63%) SAP ERP
7 65 (6.24%) SAP APO
8 60 (5.76%) SAP S/4HANA
9 44 (4.23%) SAP Hybris
10 39 (3.75%) SAP MII
11 31 (2.98%) SAP PP-PI
12 30 (2.88%) SAP SCM
13 28 (2.69%) SAP BPC
14 27 (2.59%) SAP QM
15 26 (2.50%) SAP Business One
15 26 (2.50%) SAP EWM
16 25 (2.40%) SAP WM
17 22 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
18 20 (1.92%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
4 10 (0.96%) iPaaS
4 10 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
5 7 (0.67%) Office 365
6 6 (0.58%) SaaS
6 6 (0.58%) Sage Pay
7 3 (0.29%) IaaS
8 1 (0.096%) Boomi
8 1 (0.096%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.83%) FTP
1 19 (1.83%) SMTP
2 5 (0.48%) Internet
2 5 (0.48%) Intranet
3 4 (0.38%) WAN
4 1 (0.096%) LAN
4 1 (0.096%) MPLS
4 1 (0.096%) Network Security
4 1 (0.096%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.096%) SMS
4 1 (0.096%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.05%) SAP BW
3 50 (4.80%) SAP HANA
4 47 (4.51%) Big Data
5 45 (4.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 40 (3.84%) BusinessObjects
7 36 (3.46%) Hadoop
8 35 (3.36%) Relational Database
9 27 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
10 20 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (1.44%) SAP Data Services
14 14 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.86%) Endeca
16 9 (0.86%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.77%) Cognos Report Studio
17 8 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
18 7 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (2.50%) JIRA
2 24 (2.31%) LSMW
3 23 (2.21%) Git (software)
4 19 (1.83%) Eclipse
5 16 (1.54%) eCATT
6 10 (0.96%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.86%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.67%) JUnit
8 7 (0.67%) Maven
9 6 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.58%) Bitbucket
9 6 (0.58%) EasyMock
10 5 (0.48%) Grunt
10 5 (0.48%) gulp
10 5 (0.48%) Jasmine
10 5 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (0.48%) QUnit
11 4 (0.38%) GitLab
11 4 (0.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 424 (40.73%) Manufacturing
2 270 (25.94%) Finance
3 153 (14.70%) Marketing
4 152 (14.60%) Electronics
5 137 (13.16%) Telecoms
6 123 (11.82%) Retail
7 50 (4.80%) Billing
8 49 (4.71%) Automotive
9 17 (1.63%) German Language
10 13 (1.25%) Publishing
11 12 (1.15%) Advertising
12 8 (0.77%) Back Office
12 8 (0.77%) Banking
13 7 (0.67%) General Ledger
14 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.29%) Legal
16 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Law
17 1 (0.096%) Dutch Language
17 1 (0.096%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 440 (42.27%) Analyst
2 371 (35.64%) SAP Analyst
3 344 (33.05%) Consultant
4 306 (29.39%) SAP Consultant
5 276 (26.51%) Business Analyst
6 233 (22.38%) SAP Business Analyst
7 182 (17.48%) Developer
8 96 (9.22%) SAP Business Consultant
9 91 (8.74%) SAP SD Analyst
10 72 (6.92%) SAP SD Consultant
11 59 (5.67%) SAP Developer
12 56 (5.38%) SAP SD Business Analyst
13 55 (5.28%) SAP Manager
14 53 (5.09%) SAP APO Analyst
15 50 (4.80%) SAP APO Business Analyst
16 49 (4.71%) Architect
17 47 (4.51%) SAP FI Analyst
18 45 (4.32%) SAP PP Analyst
19 38 (3.65%) Java Developer
20 33 (3.17%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (10.18%) EDI
2 79 (7.59%) .NET
3 59 (5.67%) HTML
4 55 (5.28%) CSS
5 50 (4.80%) IDoc
6 42 (4.03%) Ajax
7 37 (3.55%) SAPUI5
8 35 (3.36%) SAP XI
8 35 (3.36%) Spring
9 34 (3.27%) SAP PI
10 33 (3.17%) ASP.NET
11 31 (2.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (2.88%) jQuery
13 28 (2.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (2.11%) XML
15 21 (2.02%) J2EE
15 21 (2.02%) JSON
16 20 (1.92%) HTML5
17 19 (1.83%) Regular Expression
18 18 (1.73%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 133 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (8.26%) FMCG
3 37 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 30 (2.88%) Public Cloud
5 26 (2.50%) N-Tier
6 24 (2.31%) NHS
7 21 (2.02%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (0.96%) EPoS
9 10 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (0.77%) Computer Science
10 8 (0.77%) LIMS
10 8 (0.77%) Mobile App
10 8 (0.77%) User Experience
11 7 (0.67%) Driving Licence
12 6 (0.58%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.48%) Chip and PIN
13 5 (0.48%) Internet of Things
13 5 (0.48%) Web 2.0
14 4 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (5.67%) Windows
2 43 (4.13%) Unix
3 25 (2.40%) Linux
4 9 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.096%) AIX
7 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.096%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (23.15%) Business Intelligence
2 169 (16.23%) ERP
3 147 (14.12%) Programme Management
4 137 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
5 130 (12.49%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (10.85%) SAP Implementation
7 108 (10.37%) Logistics
8 74 (7.11%) E-Commerce
9 70 (6.72%) Project Management
10 64 (6.15%) Regression Testing
11 63 (6.05%) Translating Business Requirements
12 60 (5.76%) Analytics
13 57 (5.48%) Web Development
14 55 (5.28%) Requirements Analysis
15 52 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (4.90%) DevOps
16 51 (4.90%) Migration
16 51 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 50 (4.80%) Demand Management
18 49 (4.71%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 166 (15.95%) ABAP
2 160 (15.37%) SQL
3 116 (11.14%) Java
4 86 (8.26%) JavaScript
5 55 (5.28%) Python
6 40 (3.84%) C#
7 39 (3.75%) Shell Script
8 32 (3.07%) C++
9 30 (2.88%) Go
10 26 (2.50%) T-SQL
11 19 (1.83%) PHP
11 19 (1.83%) VBScript
12 10 (0.96%) VB
13 9 (0.86%) ES6
14 8 (0.77%) R
14 8 (0.77%) Ruby
15 7 (0.67%) Clojure
15 7 (0.67%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.58%) C
16 6 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 146 (14.02%) Degree
2 24 (2.31%) SAP Certification
3 12 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.96%) ACCA
5 7 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.58%) CIMA
6 6 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.48%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.38%) CISA
8 4 (0.38%) PhD
9 3 (0.29%) CISSP
10 2 (0.19%) CISM
10 2 (0.19%) ISEB
10 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.096%) CIPFA
11 1 (0.096%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.096%) PMP
11 1 (0.096%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.096%) QiCA
11 1 (0.096%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (5.38%) SLA
2 34 (3.27%) QA
3 18 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.86%) IFRS
5 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.48%) PMO
7 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.096%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (1.44%) Docker
2 4 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.096%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.096%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 33 (3.17%) Ansible
2 28 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (2.69%) Puppet
3 16 (1.54%) Mesos
4 7 (0.67%) Data Guard
4 7 (0.67%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.48%) SCCM
6 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.29%) Marathon
6 3 (0.29%) rkt
7 1 (0.096%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.096%) CA Wily
7 1 (0.096%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.096%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.096%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 97 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.44%) Oracle
3 50 (4.80%) hybris
4 32 (3.07%) Google
5 27 (2.59%) Cognos
6 23 (2.21%) Sage
7 19 (1.83%) PayPal
8 15 (1.44%) Infor
9 14 (1.34%) JD Edwards
9 14 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.25%) Ariba
10 13 (1.25%) Epicor
11 11 (1.06%) SEEBURGER
12 9 (0.86%) BroadVision
13 7 (0.67%) IBM
14 6 (0.58%) Citrix
14 6 (0.58%) CyberSource
14 6 (0.58%) Hyperion
15 5 (0.48%) Reuters
15 5 (0.48%) Workday