Period
to 22 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 22 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 43 58
Rank change year-on-year +15 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing SAP 1036 713 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.79% 5.70% 4.31%
As % of the Vendors category 16.71% 12.79% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 601 444 432
North West median annual salary £50,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.21% +6.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £31,600
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £61,475
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,875
% change year-on-year - +2.09% -2.05%

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 6200 5575 5581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.63% 44.55% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4810 4440 4447
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,500 £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 22 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 22 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 +19 757 £52,500 +6.06% 29
Lancashire +27 63 £45,000 - 8
Cheshire -8 59 £41,500 -7.78% 5
Merseyside +30 47 £43,250 -17.62% 3
Cumbria +4 3 £60,000 - 1
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 (40.93%) Manufacturing
2 270 (26.06%) Finance
3 237 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
4 168 (16.22%) ABAP
5 167 (16.12%) ERP
6 156 (15.06%) SQL
7 149 (14.38%) Marketing
8 148 (14.29%) Electronics
9 144 (13.90%) Degree
10 143 (13.80%) Programme Management
11 140 (13.51%) SAP SD
12 133 (12.84%) Telecoms
12 133 (12.84%) Digital Marketing
12 133 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
13 127 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
14 122 (11.78%) Retail
15 114 (11.00%) Java
16 113 (10.91%) SAP Implementation
17 111 (10.71%) Logistics
18 105 (10.14%) EDI
19 95 (9.17%) Microsoft
20 87 (8.40%) FMCG
21 86 (8.30%) SAP PP
21 86 (8.30%) JavaScript
22 84 (8.11%) SAP FI
22 84 (8.11%) SAP MM
23 82 (7.92%) SAP FI/CO
23 82 (7.92%) SAP CO
24 76 (7.34%) .NET
25 74 (7.14%) 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 (2.03%) IIS
2 16 (1.54%) Apache Spark
3 10 (0.97%) Confluence
4 9 (0.87%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.48%) SAS
6 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.097%) CMS
7 1 (0.097%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.097%) SAP EP
7 1 (0.097%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.097%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.097%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.097%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (1.83%) FileZilla
3 17 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 140 (13.51%) SAP SD
2 86 (8.30%) SAP PP
3 84 (8.11%) SAP FI
3 84 (8.11%) SAP MM
4 82 (7.92%) SAP CO
4 82 (7.92%) SAP FI/CO
5 69 (6.66%) SAP ERP
6 65 (6.27%) SAP APO
7 63 (6.08%) SAP S/4HANA
8 44 (4.25%) SAP Hybris
9 37 (3.57%) SAP MII
10 30 (2.90%) SAP SCM
11 29 (2.80%) SAP PP-PI
12 28 (2.70%) SAP BPC
13 26 (2.51%) SAP Business One
13 26 (2.51%) SAP EWM
13 26 (2.51%) SAP QM
14 25 (2.41%) SAP WM
15 21 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
16 20 (1.93%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
4 10 (0.97%) iPaaS
5 9 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
6 7 (0.68%) Office 365
7 6 (0.58%) SaaS
7 6 (0.58%) Sage Pay
8 3 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.097%) Boomi
9 1 (0.097%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.83%) FTP
1 19 (1.83%) SMTP
2 5 (0.48%) Internet
2 5 (0.48%) Intranet
3 3 (0.29%) WAN
4 1 (0.097%) MPLS
4 1 (0.097%) Network Security
4 1 (0.097%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.097%) SMS
4 1 (0.097%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (6.08%) SAP BW
1 63 (6.08%) SQL Server
2 51 (4.92%) SAP HANA
3 45 (4.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 43 (4.15%) Big Data
5 40 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
6 33 (3.19%) Hadoop
7 32 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 26 (2.51%) Crystal Reports
9 20 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (1.45%) SAP Data Services
12 14 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (0.97%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (0.87%) Endeca
14 9 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.77%) Cognos Report Studio
15 8 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (2.51%) JIRA
2 24 (2.32%) LSMW
3 23 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 19 (1.83%) Eclipse
5 16 (1.54%) eCATT
6 10 (0.97%) Jenkins
6 10 (0.97%) TeamCity
7 9 (0.87%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.68%) JUnit
8 7 (0.68%) 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 (0.39%) GitLab
11 4 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 424 (40.93%) Manufacturing
2 270 (26.06%) Finance
3 149 (14.38%) Marketing
4 148 (14.29%) Electronics
5 133 (12.84%) Telecoms
6 122 (11.78%) Retail
7 50 (4.83%) Billing
8 49 (4.73%) Automotive
9 17 (1.64%) German Language
10 13 (1.25%) Publishing
11 12 (1.16%) Advertising
12 10 (0.97%) General Ledger
13 9 (0.87%) Banking
14 8 (0.77%) Back Office
15 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.29%) Legal
17 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.19%) Law
18 1 (0.097%) Dutch Language
18 1 (0.097%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 442 (42.66%) Analyst
2 374 (36.10%) SAP Analyst
3 344 (33.20%) Consultant
4 306 (29.54%) SAP Consultant
5 274 (26.45%) Business Analyst
6 231 (22.30%) SAP Business Analyst
7 182 (17.57%) Developer
8 94 (9.07%) SAP Business Consultant
9 90 (8.69%) SAP SD Analyst
10 71 (6.85%) SAP SD Consultant
11 59 (5.69%) SAP Developer
12 55 (5.31%) SAP Manager
12 55 (5.31%) SAP SD Business Analyst
13 53 (5.12%) SAP APO Analyst
14 50 (4.83%) SAP APO Business Analyst
14 50 (4.83%) SAP FI Analyst
15 47 (4.54%) Architect
16 44 (4.25%) SAP PP Analyst
17 38 (3.67%) Java Developer
18 34 (3.28%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (10.14%) EDI
2 76 (7.34%) .NET
3 59 (5.69%) HTML
4 55 (5.31%) CSS
5 50 (4.83%) IDoc
6 42 (4.05%) Ajax
7 37 (3.57%) SAPUI5
8 35 (3.38%) Spring
9 34 (3.28%) SAP PI
10 33 (3.19%) ASP.NET
10 33 (3.19%) SAP XI
11 31 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (2.90%) jQuery
13 28 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (2.03%) J2EE
14 21 (2.03%) JSON
14 21 (2.03%) XML
15 20 (1.93%) HTML5
16 19 (1.83%) Regular Expression
16 19 (1.83%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 133 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (8.40%) FMCG
3 37 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 27 (2.61%) Public Cloud
5 26 (2.51%) N-Tier
6 24 (2.32%) NHS
7 21 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (0.97%) EPoS
9 10 (0.97%) 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 (0.68%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.48%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.48%) Chip and PIN
12 5 (0.48%) Internet of Things
12 5 (0.48%) Web 2.0
13 4 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 57 (5.50%) Windows
2 40 (3.86%) Unix
3 25 (2.41%) Linux
4 10 (0.97%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.097%) AIX
7 1 (0.097%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.097%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (22.88%) Business Intelligence
2 167 (16.12%) ERP
3 143 (13.80%) Programme Management
4 133 (12.84%) Digital Marketing
5 127 (12.26%) Agile Software Development
6 113 (10.91%) SAP Implementation
7 111 (10.71%) Logistics
8 74 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 69 (6.66%) Project Management
10 63 (6.08%) Regression Testing
11 62 (5.98%) Translating Business Requirements
12 58 (5.60%) Analytics
13 57 (5.50%) Web Development
14 55 (5.31%) Requirements Analysis
15 52 (5.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (4.92%) Migration
16 51 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
17 50 (4.83%) Demand Management
18 49 (4.73%) Matrix Organization
19 48 (4.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 168 (16.22%) ABAP
2 156 (15.06%) SQL
3 114 (11.00%) Java
4 86 (8.30%) JavaScript
5 51 (4.92%) Python
6 40 (3.86%) C#
7 36 (3.47%) Shell Script
8 29 (2.80%) C++
9 27 (2.61%) Go
10 26 (2.51%) T-SQL
11 19 (1.83%) PHP
11 19 (1.83%) VBScript
12 10 (0.97%) VB
13 9 (0.87%) ES6
14 8 (0.77%) Ruby
15 7 (0.68%) Clojure
15 7 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 7 (0.68%) R
16 6 (0.58%) C
16 6 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 144 (13.90%) Degree
2 22 (2.12%) SAP Certification
3 12 (1.16%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.97%) ACCA
5 7 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.58%) CIMA
6 6 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.48%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.39%) CISA
9 3 (0.29%) CISSP
9 3 (0.29%) PhD
10 2 (0.19%) CISM
10 2 (0.19%) ISEB
10 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.097%) CIPFA
11 1 (0.097%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.097%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.097%) QiCA
11 1 (0.097%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.31%) SLA
2 34 (3.28%) QA
3 18 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.87%) IFRS
5 6 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.48%) PMO
7 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.097%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (1.45%) Docker
2 4 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.097%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.097%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (2.90%) Ansible
2 25 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (2.41%) Puppet
3 15 (1.45%) Mesos
4 8 (0.77%) Data Guard
5 7 (0.68%) Kubernetes
6 5 (0.48%) SCCM
7 3 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.29%) Marathon
7 3 (0.29%) rkt
8 1 (0.097%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.097%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.097%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.097%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.097%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 95 (9.17%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.47%) Oracle
3 50 (4.83%) hybris
4 29 (2.80%) Google
5 27 (2.61%) Cognos
6 23 (2.22%) Sage
7 19 (1.83%) PayPal
8 15 (1.45%) Infor
9 14 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (1.25%) Ariba
10 13 (1.25%) Epicor
10 13 (1.25%) JD Edwards
11 11 (1.06%) SEEBURGER
12 9 (0.87%) BroadVision
13 7 (0.68%) 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