The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP AFS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP AFS over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Apparel and Footwear Solution (IS-AFS)
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 873 956 979
Rank change year-on-year +83 +23  
Permanent jobs citing SAP AFS 1 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.016% 0.054% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £57,500 £70,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.85% +64.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 - £70,000

SAP AFS 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 6089 7465 8315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.10% 7.23% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4710 5908 6641
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP AFS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP AFS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP AFS in the UK

SAP AFS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP AFS in the UK

SAP AFS
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP AFS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +100 1 £57,500 -17.85%
Manchester - 1 £57,500 -
North West - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing SAP AFS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAP AFS.

1 5 (100.00%) ABAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 5 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) German Language

SAP AFS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 5 (100.00%) SAP FI/CO
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) SAP Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 4 (80.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) ABAP
1 5 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP