Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 781 574 635
Rank change year-on-year -207 +61 +44
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 385 790 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.77% 5.87% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 213 443 490
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £42,100 £43,800 £40,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £58,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year -5.98% +13.59% -1.90%

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 10,223 13,457 13,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.21% 7.70% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7,403 9,675 10,305
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -222 332 £55,000 -8.33% 21
UK excluding London -100 247 £55,000 -5.98% 17
South East -53 101 £55,000 -8.33% 9
London -150 86 £62,500 +4.17% 6
North of England -15 61 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Midlands -10 51 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Yorkshire +45 36 £48,000 -4.00%
West Midlands +7 29 £72,500 -1.36% 2
East of England +15 23 £65,000 +52.94% 3
East Midlands -5 22 £50,000 -
North West -43 17 £50,000 -11.11% 1
North East -2 8 £60,000 +9.09%
South West -14 5 £55,000 -18.52%
Scotland +1 3 £50,750 +1.50%
Wales -5 3 £57,500 -32.35% 2

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 385 (100.00%) SAP
2 384 (99.74%) SAP FI
3 383 (99.48%) SAP FI/CO
4 262 (68.05%) Finance
5 148 (38.44%) SAP S/4HANA
6 73 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (14.29%) ERP
8 53 (13.77%) ABAP
9 51 (13.25%) SAP Implementation
10 50 (12.99%) Manufacturing
11 49 (12.73%) SAP HANA
12 46 (11.95%) Accounts Receivable
13 43 (11.17%) Accounts Payable
14 41 (10.65%) SAP MM
15 39 (10.13%) Record to Report
16 38 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
17 37 (9.61%) SAP BW
18 36 (9.35%) Risk Management
19 34 (8.83%) General Ledger
20 33 (8.57%) Project Management
21 32 (8.31%) Coaching
22 31 (8.05%) SAP SD
23 30 (7.79%) SAP BPC
24 28 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
25 26 (6.75%) Legal
26 25 (6.49%) ACCA
26 25 (6.49%) Retail
26 25 (6.49%) Presales
27 24 (6.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
27 24 (6.23%) Risk Identification and Mitigation

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 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (3.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.82%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 384 (99.74%) SAP FI
2 383 (99.48%) SAP FI/CO
3 148 (38.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 41 (10.65%) SAP MM
5 31 (8.05%) SAP SD
6 30 (7.79%) SAP BPC
7 24 (6.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 21 (5.45%) SAP ERP
9 18 (4.68%) SAP PS
10 17 (4.42%) SAP FSCM
10 17 (4.42%) SAP R/3
11 16 (4.16%) SAP PM
12 14 (3.64%) SAP HR
13 8 (2.08%) SAP QM
13 8 (2.08%) SAP WM
14 7 (1.82%) SAP GTS
15 6 (1.56%) SAP IBP
15 6 (1.56%) SAP PP
15 6 (1.56%) SAP SCM
16 5 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.73%) SAP HANA
2 37 (9.61%) SAP BW
3 12 (3.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 12 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (2.86%) GIS
5 10 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (0.78%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.26%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Hudson
1 1 (0.26%) LSMW
General
1 262 (68.05%) Finance
2 50 (12.99%) Manufacturing
3 34 (8.83%) General Ledger
4 26 (6.75%) Legal
5 25 (6.49%) Retail
6 20 (5.19%) Banking
7 11 (2.86%) Publishing
8 7 (1.82%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.82%) Billing
9 6 (1.56%) Back Office
9 6 (1.56%) German Language
10 4 (1.04%) Automotive
11 3 (0.78%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.52%) Advertising
12 2 (0.52%) Marketing
13 1 (0.26%) Croatian Language
13 1 (0.26%) Serbian Language
13 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 186 (48.31%) Consultant
2 183 (47.53%) SAP Consultant
3 141 (36.62%) SAP CO Consultant
3 141 (36.62%) SAP FI Consultant
3 141 (36.62%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 119 (30.91%) Analyst
5 104 (27.01%) SAP Analyst
6 78 (20.26%) SAP FI Analyst
7 43 (11.17%) Business Analyst
8 37 (9.61%) SAP Business Analyst
9 33 (8.57%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 32 (8.31%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 32 (8.31%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 27 (7.01%) Managing Consultant
12 25 (6.49%) Systems Analyst
13 24 (6.23%) Architect
14 22 (5.71%) SAP Manager
15 21 (5.45%) SAP Architect
16 20 (5.19%) Financial Analyst
17 18 (4.68%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.38%) IDoc
1 13 (3.38%) SAP Fiori
2 11 (2.86%) BAPI
3 8 (2.08%) MDX
3 8 (2.08%) SAP Smart Forms
4 7 (1.82%) SAP Business Workflow
4 7 (1.82%) SAP CO-PA
4 7 (1.82%) Web Dynpro
5 5 (1.30%) EDI
6 3 (0.78%) SAP ALE
6 3 (0.78%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.26%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 7 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.04%) User Experience
6 3 (0.78%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.52%) Robotics
7 2 (0.52%) Social Media
8 1 (0.26%) BBC
8 1 (0.26%) FMCG
8 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (18.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 55 (14.29%) ERP
3 51 (13.25%) SAP Implementation
4 46 (11.95%) Accounts Receivable
5 43 (11.17%) Accounts Payable
6 39 (10.13%) Record to Report
7 38 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (9.35%) Risk Management
9 33 (8.57%) Project Management
10 32 (8.31%) Coaching
11 28 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
12 25 (6.49%) Presales
13 24 (6.23%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
14 23 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (5.71%) Business Analysis
15 22 (5.71%) ITIL
16 21 (5.45%) PRINCE2
17 20 (5.19%) Logistics
18 19 (4.94%) Systems Analysis
19 18 (4.68%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.77%) ABAP
2 9 (2.34%) C
3 8 (2.08%) SAPscript
4 2 (0.52%) SQL
4 2 (0.52%) VBA
5 1 (0.26%) Python
5 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (6.49%) ACCA
2 17 (4.42%) CIMA
3 14 (3.64%) CCA
4 12 (3.12%) Degree
5 10 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.30%) ISEB
6 5 (1.30%) PMP
6 5 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.52%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.60%) QA
2 4 (1.04%) SLA
3 3 (0.78%) IFRS
3 3 (0.78%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 385 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (4.42%) CA
3 13 (3.38%) Adaptive Insights
3 13 (3.38%) Hyperion
4 7 (1.82%) Oracle
4 7 (1.82%) Pegasus
5 6 (1.56%) Workday
6 4 (1.04%) Ariba
7 3 (0.78%) hybris
8 2 (0.52%) Birst
8 2 (0.52%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.52%) Concur
8 2 (0.52%) Remedy
8 2 (0.52%) Sage
8 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.52%) SnapLogic
9 1 (0.26%) IBM
9 1 (0.26%) Informatica
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.26%) webMethods