Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Basis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Basis over the 6 months to 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Basis
UK
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 719 943 1087
Rank change year-on-year +224 +144 0
Permanent jobs citing SAP Basis 56 146 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.084% 0.10% 0.056%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.27% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 102 36
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.81% -0.94%
10th Percentile £50,250 £48,563 £37,475
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.77%

SAP Basis is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 27,242 53,924 69,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.93% 37.70% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22,489 44,444 57,806
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

SAP Basis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP Basis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Basis in the UK

SAP Basis
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP Basis.

Salary trend for SAP Basis in the UK

SAP Basis
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP Basis over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP Basis in the UK

SAP Basis
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Basis within the UK over the 6 months to 4 August 2020. 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
England +236 48 £60,000 - 3
UK excluding London +227 45 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South East +144 23 £60,000 -7.69%
Midlands +104 14 £65,000 +30.00% 2
West Midlands +101 12 £65,000 +8.33%
Work from Home +47 7 £90,000 +5.88% 1
North of England +164 6 £50,000 -4.76%
London +197 4 £75,000 - 1
North West +114 2 £50,000 -4.76%
Scotland +91 2 - -
East Midlands +59 2 - - 2
North East - 2 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, IT jobs citing SAP Basis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for SAP Basis.

1 56 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (48.21%) Java
2 27 (48.21%) Unix
3 26 (46.43%) Linux
3 26 (46.43%) ABAP
3 26 (46.43%) AWS
4 24 (42.86%) Azure
5 23 (41.07%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (41.07%) Oracle
6 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (37.50%) AIX
8 20 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
8 20 (35.71%) Apache Flex
8 20 (35.71%) Data Guard
9 18 (32.14%) NetWeaver
10 17 (30.36%) SAP HANA
11 13 (23.21%) Windows
12 9 (16.07%) Migration
13 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 7 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
14 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (8.93%) ERP
15 5 (8.93%) Finance
15 5 (8.93%) SAP BW
15 5 (8.93%) Google
16 4 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
16 4 (7.14%) Presales
16 4 (7.14%) Sybase ASE
16 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

SAP Basis
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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (32.14%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (3.57%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.57%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.57%) SAP ERP
2 2 (3.57%) SAP FS
3 1 (1.79%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.79%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 1 (1.79%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.79%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.79%) SAP PS
3 1 (1.79%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.79%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (46.43%) AWS
2 24 (42.86%) Azure
3 2 (3.57%) GCP
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) NAS
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SAP HANA
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (8.93%) SAP BW
5 4 (7.14%) Sybase ASE
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
7 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Consultant
1 35 (62.50%) SAP Consultant
2 34 (60.71%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) SAP Administrator
4 5 (8.93%) SAP Basis Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) SAP Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Lead Tester
7 2 (3.57%) SAP Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) SAP Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Software Tester
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Tester
8 1 (1.79%) Developer
8 1 (1.79%) SAP Developer
8 1 (1.79%) SAP Support
8 1 (1.79%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) Apache Flex
2 2 (3.57%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.79%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.79%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Clustering
1 2 (3.57%) Reinsurance
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (48.21%) Unix
2 26 (46.43%) Linux
3 21 (37.50%) AIX
4 13 (23.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Problem-Solving
2 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.07%) Migration
4 7 (12.50%) Technical Leadership
5 5 (8.93%) ERP
6 4 (7.14%) Presales
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
7 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.36%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (5.36%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (3.57%) Defect Management
8 2 (3.57%) DevOps
8 2 (3.57%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.57%) SDLC
8 2 (3.57%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) ABAP
3 4 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.79%) Degree
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Certification
1 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (35.71%) Data Guard
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (41.07%) Oracle
3 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Google
5 4 (7.14%) Sybase
6 3 (5.36%) OpenText
7 2 (3.57%) Micro Focus
8 1 (1.79%) Adobe
8 1 (1.79%) IBM