Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP CO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP CO over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 622 644
Rank change year-on-year +48 +22 -66
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 777 704 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.64% 5.43% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 429 479 592
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -4.55%

SAP CO is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 13781 12970 15100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.73% 6.87% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9720 9800 11758
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,176 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP CO over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP CO within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +40 694 £60,000 +9.09% 10
UK excluding London -31 398 £57,500 +9.52% 6
London +99 264 £62,500 +4.17% 4
South East +132 179 £60,000 - 3
North of England -44 95 £53,750 +13.16% 2
Midlands +21 77 £65,000 -3.70% 1
North West -51 77 £55,000 +17.02% 1
West Midlands +43 58 £85,000 +54.55% 1
East of England -31 27 £42,500 -22.73%
South West -3 18 £65,000 +44.44%
Yorkshire +30 16 £47,500 -7.32% 1
East Midlands -3 14 £53,500 -20.74%
Wales +19 5 £87,500 +100.00%
North East +9 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Scotland -33 2 £52,500 -27.59%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SAP CO 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 CO.

1 777 (100.00%) SAP
2 775 (99.74%) SAP FI
3 763 (98.20%) SAP FI/CO
4 486 (62.55%) Finance
5 224 (28.83%) SAP S/4HANA
6 127 (16.34%) Manufacturing
7 101 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 95 (12.23%) SAP Implementation
9 81 (10.42%) SAP HANA
10 79 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
11 78 (10.04%) Record to Report
12 77 (9.91%) SAP MM
13 74 (9.52%) ERP
14 71 (9.14%) SAP SD
15 70 (9.01%) Degree
16 66 (8.49%) SAP BW
17 63 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
18 56 (7.21%) General Ledger
18 56 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
19 51 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
20 50 (6.44%) Coaching
21 48 (6.18%) SLA
21 48 (6.18%) Retail
21 48 (6.18%) Integration Testing
22 47 (6.05%) Project Management
23 46 (5.92%) System Testing
24 44 (5.66%) ABAP
24 44 (5.66%) Presales
25 40 (5.15%) SAP HR
26 39 (5.02%) SAP BPC

SAP CO
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 4 (0.51%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (2.32%) Autodesk Inventor
2 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 775 (99.74%) SAP FI
2 763 (98.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 224 (28.83%) SAP S/4HANA
4 77 (9.91%) SAP MM
5 71 (9.14%) SAP SD
6 40 (5.15%) SAP HR
7 39 (5.02%) SAP BPC
7 39 (5.02%) SAP FSCM
8 36 (4.63%) SAP PM
9 35 (4.50%) SAP PS
10 23 (2.96%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 23 (2.96%) SAP PP
11 21 (2.70%) SAP R/3
12 19 (2.45%) SAP FI-AP
13 18 (2.32%) SAP GTS
13 18 (2.32%) SAP HCM
14 15 (1.93%) SAP FI-AR
14 15 (1.93%) SAP WM
15 13 (1.67%) SAP ERP
15 13 (1.67%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.42%) SAP HANA
2 66 (8.49%) SAP BW
3 26 (3.35%) GIS
4 15 (1.93%) QlikView
5 9 (1.16%) Big Data
6 7 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 486 (62.55%) Finance
2 127 (16.34%) Manufacturing
3 56 (7.21%) General Ledger
4 48 (6.18%) Retail
5 36 (4.63%) Legal
6 31 (3.99%) Banking
7 18 (2.32%) Aerospace
8 15 (1.93%) Publishing
9 11 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.16%) German Language
12 8 (1.03%) Automotive
13 3 (0.39%) Billing
13 3 (0.39%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
15 1 (0.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 342 (44.02%) Consultant
2 338 (43.50%) SAP Consultant
3 234 (30.12%) SAP FI Consultant
4 226 (29.09%) SAP CO Consultant
5 225 (28.96%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 186 (23.94%) Analyst
7 184 (23.68%) SAP Analyst
8 147 (18.92%) SAP FI Analyst
9 79 (10.17%) Business Analyst
9 79 (10.17%) SAP Business Analyst
10 69 (8.88%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 69 (8.88%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 69 (8.88%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 53 (6.82%) SAP Manager
12 47 (6.05%) Architect
13 45 (5.79%) SAP Architect
14 44 (5.66%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
15 41 (5.28%) SAP Financial Consultant
16 40 (5.15%) SAP Solutions Architect
16 40 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.89%) IDoc
2 28 (3.60%) SAP CO-PA
3 26 (3.35%) BAPI
4 19 (2.45%) SAP Fiori
5 8 (1.03%) SAP XI
6 6 (0.77%) SAPUI5
7 4 (0.51%) EDI
8 2 (0.26%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.26%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.26%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.26%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (0.26%) Web Services
9 1 (0.13%) .NET
9 1 (0.13%) Middleware
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 79 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.02%) FMCG
3 28 (3.60%) NHS
4 18 (2.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (2.32%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (1.54%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.54%) Virtual Team
6 9 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.39%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 95 (12.23%) SAP Implementation
3 78 (10.04%) Record to Report
4 74 (9.52%) ERP
5 63 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
6 56 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 51 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (6.44%) Coaching
9 48 (6.18%) Integration Testing
10 47 (6.05%) Project Management
11 46 (5.92%) System Testing
12 44 (5.66%) Presales
13 39 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (4.89%) Change Management
14 38 (4.89%) Migration
15 37 (4.76%) Business Analysis
16 35 (4.50%) Risk Management
17 34 (4.38%) Cash Management
18 33 (4.25%) Data Migration
18 33 (4.25%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 44 (5.66%) ABAP
2 4 (0.51%) C
3 2 (0.26%) Java
4 1 (0.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (9.01%) Degree
2 26 (3.35%) CCA
2 26 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.32%) ACCA
3 18 (2.32%) CIMA
4 17 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.16%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.51%) CPIM
8 4 (0.51%) SAP Certification
9 3 (0.39%) ICAEW
10 2 (0.26%) AAT
10 2 (0.26%) CFA
10 2 (0.26%) CISA
10 2 (0.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.18%) SLA
2 15 (1.93%) QA
3 6 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.64%) GxP
5 4 (0.51%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 777 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (3.22%) Ariba
3 10 (1.29%) Cognos
4 4 (0.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (0.51%) Pegasus
5 2 (0.26%) Remedy
6 1 (0.13%) CA
6 1 (0.13%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.13%) OpenText
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com