Period
to 17 May 2021

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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 819 653 776
Rank change year-on-year -166 +123 +52
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 69 276 333
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.63% 4.80% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 52 194 172
10th Percentile £41,975 £43,750 £43,875
25th Percentile £51,813 £48,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% -4.00%
75th Percentile £73,188 £63,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,125 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 4,235 5,751 8,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.70% 5.97% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,166 4,259 6,083
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -1.55%

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP CO over the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
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 CO within the UK over the 6 months to 17 May 2021. 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 -144 54 £60,000 +4.35% 6
UK excluding London -133 37 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Work from Home -147 20 £67,000 -10.67% 3
London +12 13 £67,000 +16.52% 1
South East +18 12 £50,000 -33.33% 2
Midlands -50 11 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands +7 8 £60,000 +26.32%
North of England -70 7 £58,750 +23.68% 1
East of England +6 6 £52,500 -8.70%
North West -44 5 £58,000 +22.11% 1
Yorkshire -20 2 £58,750 +17.50%
West Midlands -52 2 £60,000 - 1
South West -38 1 £85,000 -15.00%

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, IT jobs citing SAP CO 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 CO.

1 69 (100.00%) SAP
2 65 (94.20%) SAP FI
3 64 (92.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 43 (62.32%) Finance
5 39 (56.52%) SAP S/4HANA
6 23 (33.33%) Social Skills
7 18 (26.09%) Retail
8 13 (18.84%) ERP
9 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (13.04%) Process Improvement
10 8 (11.59%) SAP HANA
10 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
10 8 (11.59%) SAP BPC
11 7 (10.14%) General Ledger
12 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
12 6 (8.70%) FMCG
12 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
12 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
12 6 (8.70%) Accounts Receivable
13 5 (7.25%) Concur
13 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (7.25%) Oracle
13 5 (7.25%) Data Analysis
14 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (5.80%) Banking
14 4 (5.80%) SAP SD
14 4 (5.80%) ACCA
14 4 (5.80%) Workflow
14 4 (5.80%) Migration
14 4 (5.80%) CIMA

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:

Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 65 (94.20%) SAP FI
2 64 (92.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 39 (56.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (11.59%) SAP BPC
5 4 (5.80%) SAP SD
6 3 (4.35%) Movex
6 3 (4.35%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 3 (4.35%) SAP MM
6 3 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (4.35%) SAP SRM
7 2 (2.90%) SAP APO
7 2 (2.90%) SAP FSCM
7 2 (2.90%) SAP GRC
7 2 (2.90%) SAP PP
7 2 (2.90%) SAP QM
7 2 (2.90%) SAP SCM
8 1 (1.45%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (1.45%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (1.45%) SAP FI-GL
8 1 (1.45%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SAP HANA
2 3 (4.35%) Power BI
2 3 (4.35%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.45%) MS Access
4 1 (1.45%) Tableau
General
1 43 (62.32%) Finance
2 23 (33.33%) Social Skills
3 18 (26.09%) Retail
4 7 (10.14%) General Ledger
5 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.80%) Banking
6 4 (5.80%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (4.35%) Billing
7 3 (4.35%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
8 2 (2.90%) German Language
8 2 (2.90%) Marketing
8 2 (2.90%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Consultant
2 35 (50.72%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (49.28%) SAP CO Consultant
4 31 (44.93%) SAP FI Consultant
4 31 (44.93%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (14.49%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 9 (13.04%) Analyst
7 9 (13.04%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
7 9 (13.04%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
7 9 (13.04%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 7 (10.14%) SAP Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) SAP Support
10 5 (7.25%) SAP FI Analyst
10 5 (7.25%) SAP Financial Consultant
10 5 (7.25%) Senior SAP Financial Consultant
11 4 (5.80%) Architect
11 4 (5.80%) SAP CO Support
11 4 (5.80%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 3 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) SAPUI5
2 1 (1.45%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) FMCG
1 6 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.45%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) ERP
2 9 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (13.04%) Process Improvement
3 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.70%) Accounts Receivable
4 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (7.25%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.80%) Accounts Payable
6 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.80%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (5.80%) Migration
6 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (5.80%) Workflow
7 3 (4.35%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (4.35%) Coaching
7 3 (4.35%) Data Privacy
7 3 (4.35%) Project Delivery
7 3 (4.35%) Scenario Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Supplier Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) ABAP
2 1 (1.45%) Java
2 1 (1.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) ACCA
1 4 (5.80%) CIMA
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.90%) GRC
2 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (7.25%) Concur
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) JD Edwards
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.90%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe
5 1 (1.45%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.45%) Ariba
5 1 (1.45%) TIBCO