Period
to 16 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 607 629 647
Rank change year-on-year +22 +18 -90
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 662 665 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.86% 5.62% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 359 438 552
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -3.51%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £78,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.86% -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 13,608 11,833 14,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.85% 6.70% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9,742 8,876 10,937
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Top 15 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 January 2018. 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 -7 572 £62,500 +13.64% 20
UK excluding London -36 349 £55,000 +1.85% 13
London +47 196 £65,000 - 7
South East +43 151 £55,000 0.00% 2
North of England -59 82 £52,500 +9.38% 7
North West -40 74 £52,500 +9.38% 5
Midlands +8 66 £68,750 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +26 55 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East of England -4 31 £42,500 +11.84%
South West +4 14 £65,000 +20.37% 1
Yorkshire -1 8 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands -12 7 £60,750 +10.45% 1
Scotland -52 6 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Wales +18 4 £87,500 +133.33%
Northern Ireland -23 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 662 (100.00%) SAP
2 661 (99.85%) SAP FI
3 650 (98.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 466 (70.39%) Finance
5 220 (33.23%) SAP S/4HANA
6 135 (20.39%) Manufacturing
7 92 (13.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 83 (12.54%) Degree
9 81 (12.24%) SAP Implementation
10 71 (10.73%) SAP MM
11 70 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
12 65 (9.82%) ERP
12 65 (9.82%) SAP HANA
13 60 (9.06%) SAP BW
14 57 (8.61%) General Ledger
15 55 (8.31%) Retail
15 55 (8.31%) SAP SD
15 55 (8.31%) Record to Report
16 51 (7.70%) Coaching
17 50 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
18 49 (7.40%) Project Management
19 45 (6.80%) Integration Testing
19 45 (6.80%) Presales
20 43 (6.50%) SAP PS
21 42 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
22 41 (6.19%) Change Management
23 40 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
23 40 (6.04%) System Testing
23 40 (6.04%) IDoc
24 39 (5.89%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (0.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 23 (3.47%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 661 (99.85%) SAP FI
2 650 (98.19%) SAP FI/CO
3 220 (33.23%) SAP S/4HANA
4 71 (10.73%) SAP MM
5 55 (8.31%) SAP SD
6 43 (6.50%) SAP PS
7 37 (5.59%) SAP BPC
8 36 (5.44%) SAP HR
8 36 (5.44%) SAP PM
9 30 (4.53%) SAP FSCM
10 28 (4.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 28 (4.23%) SAP R/3
11 23 (3.47%) SAP GTS
12 18 (2.72%) SAP ERP
13 14 (2.11%) SAP FI-AP
14 13 (1.96%) SAP PP
15 11 (1.66%) SAP FI-AR
16 10 (1.51%) SAP WM
17 9 (1.36%) SAP HCM
18 8 (1.21%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (9.82%) SAP HANA
2 60 (9.06%) SAP BW
3 29 (4.38%) GIS
4 8 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 8 (1.21%) QlikView
5 7 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (0.91%) Big Data
7 4 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 4 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
General
1 466 (70.39%) Finance
2 135 (20.39%) Manufacturing
3 57 (8.61%) General Ledger
4 55 (8.31%) Retail
5 34 (5.14%) Banking
6 33 (4.98%) Legal
7 31 (4.68%) Publishing
8 23 (3.47%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.36%) German Language
10 8 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.06%) Automotive
12 4 (0.60%) Billing
13 3 (0.45%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.30%) Electronics
14 2 (0.30%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.15%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 330 (49.85%) Consultant
1 330 (49.85%) SAP Consultant
2 226 (34.14%) SAP FI Consultant
3 216 (32.63%) SAP CO Consultant
3 216 (32.63%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 137 (20.69%) Analyst
4 137 (20.69%) SAP Analyst
5 115 (17.37%) SAP FI Analyst
6 47 (7.10%) Business Analyst
6 47 (7.10%) SAP Business Analyst
7 44 (6.65%) Architect
8 42 (6.34%) SAP Architect
8 42 (6.34%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
9 41 (6.19%) SAP CO Business Analyst
9 41 (6.19%) SAP Manager
10 40 (6.04%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 40 (6.04%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 37 (5.59%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 37 (5.59%) SAP Support
11 37 (5.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.04%) IDoc
2 29 (4.38%) BAPI
3 21 (3.17%) SAP CO-PA
4 15 (2.27%) SAP Fiori
5 6 (0.91%) SAP XI
6 3 (0.45%) SAPUI5
7 2 (0.30%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.30%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.30%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.30%) Web Services
8 1 (0.15%) EDI
8 1 (0.15%) Middleware
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.38%) FMCG
3 17 (2.57%) NHS
4 16 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (2.42%) Virtual Team
5 11 (1.66%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.91%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.45%) Replication
10 2 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.15%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.60%) Windows
2 2 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (13.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 81 (12.24%) SAP Implementation
3 65 (9.82%) ERP
4 55 (8.31%) Record to Report
5 51 (7.70%) Coaching
6 50 (7.55%) GAP Analysis
7 49 (7.40%) Project Management
8 45 (6.80%) Integration Testing
8 45 (6.80%) Presales
9 42 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (6.19%) Change Management
11 40 (6.04%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (6.04%) System Testing
12 39 (5.89%) Agile Software Development
13 38 (5.74%) Logistics
14 36 (5.44%) Data Migration
14 36 (5.44%) Migration
15 35 (5.29%) Cash Management
16 31 (4.68%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
16 31 (4.68%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.17%) ABAP
2 3 (0.45%) C
3 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (12.54%) Degree
2 22 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.17%) CCA
4 16 (2.42%) ACCA
4 16 (2.42%) CIMA
5 11 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (1.36%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.21%) CPIM
8 6 (0.91%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.45%) ICAEW
11 2 (0.30%) AAT
11 2 (0.30%) CFA
11 2 (0.30%) CISA
11 2 (0.30%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.44%) SLA
2 17 (2.57%) QA
3 6 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.76%) GxP
5 2 (0.30%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 662 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (1.66%) Ariba
3 10 (1.51%) Pegasus
4 9 (1.36%) Cognos
5 7 (1.06%) OpenText
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.15%) CA
7 1 (0.15%) Hyperion