Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 76 94
Rank change year-on-year -10 +18 -9
Permanent jobs citing SAP 170 155 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.01% 2.99% 2.73%
As % of the Vendors category 7.33% 6.58% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63 81 137
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £61,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.50% +36.67% -10.89%
10th Percentile £31,875 £45,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £78,500 £73,750 £67,500
UK 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 Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2320 2355 2615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.11% 45.40% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1426 1694
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,661 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Scotland

SAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SAP in Scotland

SAP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in Scotland

SAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 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
Edinburgh -1 107 £57,500 -20.69% 1
Glasgow -18 27 £32,750 -36.10% 3
Aberdeenshire -1 6 £47,500 -
Aberdeen -13 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Highlands - 4 £65,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £33,250 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £31,500 -
Fife - 1 £60,000 -
Stirling - 1 £52,500 -
SAP
UK

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SAP.

1 90 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (48.82%) Degree
3 59 (34.71%) Retail
4 57 (33.53%) Finance
5 45 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (25.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 41 (24.12%) Automotive
8 29 (17.06%) SQL
9 28 (16.47%) Oracle
10 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
11 26 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (14.12%) Management Information System
13 22 (12.94%) SAP SD
14 20 (11.76%) ERP
15 19 (11.18%) SAP BPC
15 19 (11.18%) CRM
15 19 (11.18%) SAP MM
16 17 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
17 16 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
17 16 (9.41%) High Availability
17 16 (9.41%) Technical Architecture
17 16 (9.41%) SAP SCM
18 15 (8.82%) Project Management
19 14 (8.24%) Migration
19 14 (8.24%) Billing
19 14 (8.24%) Data Integration
20 13 (7.65%) ETL
20 13 (7.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
21 12 (7.06%) SAP Core Interface

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.53%) SAS
3 2 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (0.59%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 22 (12.94%) SAP SD
2 19 (11.18%) SAP BPC
2 19 (11.18%) SAP MM
3 17 (10.00%) SAP S/4HANA
4 16 (9.41%) SAP SCM
5 9 (5.29%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (4.12%) SAP IS-U
6 7 (4.12%) SAP Retail
7 6 (3.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (3.53%) Infor M3
7 6 (3.53%) SAP GRC
7 6 (3.53%) SAP HCM
7 6 (3.53%) SAP HR
8 5 (2.94%) Sage 200
8 5 (2.94%) SAP Business One
8 5 (2.94%) SAP CRM
9 4 (2.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 4 (2.35%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (2.35%) NetSuite
9 4 (2.35%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) iPaaS
2 5 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.35%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (2.35%) Office 365
3 4 (2.35%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) SSH
1 2 (1.18%) SSL
2 1 (0.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.65%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 12 (7.06%) SAP HANA
3 10 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
4 9 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (5.29%) SQL Server
5 7 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (3.53%) DB2
7 5 (2.94%) SAP BW
8 4 (2.35%) Base SAS
8 4 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (2.35%) Cognos Report Studio
8 4 (2.35%) OLAP
8 4 (2.35%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (2.35%) Power BI
8 4 (2.35%) QlikView
8 4 (2.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Cucumber
1 5 (2.94%) HP UFT
1 5 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.94%) LoadRunner
1 5 (2.94%) Selenium
2 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.18%) GitLab
2 2 (1.18%) Maven
3 1 (0.59%) JIRA
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 59 (34.71%) Retail
2 57 (33.53%) Finance
3 41 (24.12%) Automotive
4 14 (8.24%) Billing
5 9 (5.29%) Manufacturing
6 8 (4.71%) Electronics
6 8 (4.71%) Marketing
6 8 (4.71%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.76%) Advertising
8 2 (1.18%) Banking
9 1 (0.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 83 (48.82%) Consultant
2 73 (42.94%) SAP Consultant
3 27 (15.88%) Analyst
4 21 (12.35%) Architect
5 20 (11.76%) SAP Architect
6 19 (11.18%) SAP BPC Consultant
7 16 (9.41%) SAP Technical Architect
7 16 (9.41%) Technical Architect
8 15 (8.82%) SAP MM Consultant
9 14 (8.24%) SAP SD Consultant
10 12 (7.06%) SAP SCM Consultant
11 10 (5.88%) Integration Architect
11 10 (5.88%) SAP Financial Consultant
12 9 (5.29%) Business Analyst
13 8 (4.71%) Business Process Manager
13 8 (4.71%) EPoS Manager
13 8 (4.71%) SAP Manager
13 8 (4.71%) Systems Analyst
14 7 (4.12%) Developer
14 7 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.06%) SAP Core Interface
2 6 (3.53%) SAP Basis
3 5 (2.94%) Gherkin
4 2 (1.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.18%) BAPI
4 2 (1.18%) JDBC
4 2 (1.18%) JSON
4 2 (1.18%) RESTful
4 2 (1.18%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (1.18%) SOAP
4 2 (1.18%) Spring
4 2 (1.18%) Spring Security
4 2 (1.18%) Web Services
5 1 (0.59%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.59%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 90 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.12%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.88%) FMCG
3 10 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (5.29%) Data Structures
5 8 (4.71%) EPoS
6 4 (2.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.06%) Unix
2 8 (4.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
2 43 (25.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 26 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (11.76%) ERP
5 19 (11.18%) CRM
6 16 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.41%) High Availability
6 16 (9.41%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (8.82%) Project Management
8 14 (8.24%) Data Integration
8 14 (8.24%) Migration
9 13 (7.65%) ETL
10 12 (7.06%) Analytics
10 12 (7.06%) Data Migration
10 12 (7.06%) Network Planning
11 11 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.47%) Project Planning
12 10 (5.88%) Process Management
12 10 (5.88%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.06%) SQL
2 9 (5.29%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.94%) Python
4 3 (1.76%) C#
4 3 (1.76%) C++
4 3 (1.76%) R
5 2 (1.18%) ABAP
5 2 (1.18%) Java
5 2 (1.18%) X++
6 1 (0.59%) C
6 1 (0.59%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 83 (48.82%) Degree
2 7 (4.12%) MCP
2 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.94%) OCP
3 5 (2.94%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (2.94%) SAP Certification
4 4 (2.35%) ACCA
4 4 (2.35%) CIMA
4 4 (2.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.59%) AAT
5 1 (0.59%) CIPFA
5 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 9 (5.29%) IFRS
3 4 (2.35%) QA
4 1 (0.59%) PMO
Vendors
1 28 (16.47%) Oracle
2 27 (15.88%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.47%) Sage
4 10 (5.88%) Epicor
4 10 (5.88%) Infor
5 9 (5.29%) Cognos
6 8 (4.71%) Ariba
7 7 (4.12%) JD Edwards
8 6 (3.53%) HP
9 5 (2.94%) Hyperion
9 5 (2.94%) Informatica
9 5 (2.94%) Tableau
9 5 (2.94%) Teradata
10 4 (2.35%) Google
10 4 (2.35%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.76%) Concur
11 3 (1.76%) hybris
11 3 (1.76%) IFS
11 3 (1.76%) Tagetik