Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 757 793 587
Rank change year-on-year +36 -206 +63
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 314 384 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.44%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.00% 3.88% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 146 209 437
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £48,000 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% +9.52%

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 7,857 9,906 14,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.78% 6.08% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5,517 7,155 10,330
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.17%

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 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Top 14 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 16 November 2019. 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 +48 258 £60,000 +9.09% 7
UK excluding London -4 173 £57,500 +4.55% 4
South East +3 67 £60,000 +6.67% 2
London +59 58 £70,000 +14.75% 3
North of England +20 38 £49,000 +2.08% 1
North West +56 34 £49,000 +5.38% 1
East of England +69 31 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Midlands +13 27 £60,000 +17.07%
West Midlands +18 21 £55,000 -24.14%
South West +9 6 - -
Yorkshire -17 4 £55,000 +14.58%
Scotland +19 3 - -
East Midlands +4 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Northern Ireland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 314 (100.00%) SAP
2 313 (99.68%) SAP FI
2 313 (99.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 219 (69.75%) Finance
4 124 (39.49%) SAP S/4HANA
5 109 (34.71%) ERP
6 59 (18.79%) Manufacturing
7 52 (16.56%) Procure-to-Pay
8 50 (15.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (12.74%) Logistics
10 39 (12.42%) SAP MM
11 38 (12.10%) Project Management
11 38 (12.10%) Record to Report
12 36 (11.46%) SAP HANA
13 35 (11.15%) Order to Cash
13 35 (11.15%) Banking
14 34 (10.83%) Presales
15 33 (10.51%) Retail
15 33 (10.51%) ABAP
16 31 (9.87%) FMCG
17 29 (9.24%) Project Delivery
17 29 (9.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
18 28 (8.92%) Telecoms
19 27 (8.60%) General Ledger
20 24 (7.64%) SAP BW
21 23 (7.32%) SAP SD
21 23 (7.32%) Security Cleared
21 23 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
22 22 (7.01%) Analytics
23 21 (6.69%) 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:

Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 313 (99.68%) SAP FI
1 313 (99.68%) SAP FI/CO
2 124 (39.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 39 (12.42%) SAP MM
4 29 (9.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 23 (7.32%) SAP SD
6 21 (6.69%) SAP BPC
6 21 (6.69%) SAP PM
7 19 (6.05%) SAP PP
7 19 (6.05%) SAP PS
8 15 (4.78%) SAP APO
8 15 (4.78%) SAP QM
8 15 (4.78%) SAP SCM
9 13 (4.14%) SAP ERP
9 13 (4.14%) SAP HR
10 12 (3.82%) SAP FSCM
11 8 (2.55%) SAP Payroll
12 6 (1.91%) SAP WM
13 5 (1.59%) SAP GTS
13 5 (1.59%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) AWS
1 1 (0.32%) Azure
1 1 (0.32%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.46%) SAP HANA
2 24 (7.64%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.59%) GIS
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) DataStage
5 1 (0.32%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.32%) Power BI
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.32%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) LSMW
General
1 219 (69.75%) Finance
2 59 (18.79%) Manufacturing
3 35 (11.15%) Banking
4 33 (10.51%) Retail
5 28 (8.92%) Telecoms
6 27 (8.60%) General Ledger
7 9 (2.87%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.23%) Billing
9 6 (1.91%) Marketing
10 5 (1.59%) Legal
11 2 (0.64%) Automotive
11 2 (0.64%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) German Language
12 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 178 (56.69%) Consultant
2 177 (56.37%) SAP Consultant
3 134 (42.68%) SAP FI Consultant
4 129 (41.08%) SAP CO Consultant
4 129 (41.08%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 45 (14.33%) Architect
6 44 (14.01%) SAP Architect
7 39 (12.42%) Analyst
8 38 (12.10%) SAP Analyst
9 37 (11.78%) Senior Consultant
9 37 (11.78%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 35 (11.15%) SAP FI Analyst
11 32 (10.19%) Business Analyst
11 32 (10.19%) SAP Business Analyst
12 29 (9.24%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
12 29 (9.24%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
12 29 (9.24%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 27 (8.60%) SAP CO Business Analyst
13 27 (8.60%) SAP FI Business Analyst
13 27 (8.60%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.37%) SAP Basis
2 10 (3.18%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (1.91%) BAPI
3 6 (1.91%) IDoc
4 1 (0.32%) EDI
4 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.87%) FMCG
2 20 (6.37%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.82%) Social Media
5 5 (1.59%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.59%) Market Risk
5 5 (1.59%) User Experience
6 2 (0.64%) BBC
6 2 (0.64%) CMDB
6 2 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.32%) Blog
7 1 (0.32%) Derivative
7 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.64%) Linux
1 2 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (34.71%) ERP
2 52 (16.56%) Procure-to-Pay
3 50 (15.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (12.74%) Logistics
5 38 (12.10%) Project Management
5 38 (12.10%) Record to Report
6 35 (11.15%) Order to Cash
7 34 (10.83%) Presales
8 29 (9.24%) Project Delivery
9 23 (7.32%) SAP Implementation
10 22 (7.01%) Analytics
11 18 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.10%) Thought Leadership
13 15 (4.78%) Cash Management
14 13 (4.14%) Accounts Receivable
14 13 (4.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 12 (3.82%) Accounts Payable
15 12 (3.82%) Business Analysis
15 12 (3.82%) Change Management
16 11 (3.50%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.51%) ABAP
2 5 (1.59%) SAPscript
3 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.10%) Degree
3 13 (4.14%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.82%) CCA
5 4 (1.27%) ACCA
5 4 (1.27%) CIMA
6 2 (0.64%) AAT
6 2 (0.64%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.59%) IFRS
2 4 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 314 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (2.87%) Ariba
3 3 (0.96%) Concur
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle
5 1 (0.32%) Birst
5 1 (0.32%) IBM
5 1 (0.32%) Informatica
5 1 (0.32%) OpenText
5 1 (0.32%) Reuters
5 1 (0.32%) SnapLogic
5 1 (0.32%) Tableau
5 1 (0.32%) Workday