Period
to 16 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 824 596 659
Rank change year-on-year -228 +63 -52
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 371 721 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.07% 5.57% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 194 455 495
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £39,700
90th Percentile £91,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,001 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -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 12,094 12,933 14,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.87% 7.28% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8,966 9,608 11,143
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 July 2018.

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 16 July 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 -233 314 £55,000 -4.35% 22
UK excluding London -108 254 £52,500 -4.55% 15
South East -83 97 £55,000 -8.33% 5
London -149 70 £62,500 +8.70% 9
North of England -18 62 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Midlands +2 52 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Yorkshire +6 33 £50,000 -9.09%
North West -18 29 £52,500 -4.55% 6
East Midlands +10 28 £50,000 +3.63% 1
West Midlands +4 24 £70,000 +40.00% 1
East of England -10 23 £75,000 +46.34%
Scotland -19 17 £50,000 - 2
South West -17 3 £55,000 -24.14%

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 371 (100.00%) SAP
1 371 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 367 (98.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 273 (73.58%) Finance
4 105 (28.30%) SAP S/4HANA
5 76 (20.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (18.06%) SAP Implementation
7 63 (16.98%) SAP MM
8 59 (15.90%) Accounts Payable
9 55 (14.82%) Accounts Receivable
10 48 (12.94%) ABAP
11 46 (12.40%) Manufacturing
12 42 (11.32%) SAP SD
12 42 (11.32%) General Ledger
13 41 (11.05%) SAP HANA
14 39 (10.51%) ERP
15 37 (9.97%) SAP PM
15 37 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
15 37 (9.97%) Presales
16 36 (9.70%) SAP BW
17 35 (9.43%) SAP HR
17 35 (9.43%) Coaching
18 34 (9.16%) SAP PS
19 33 (8.89%) Record to Report
20 32 (8.63%) IDoc
21 31 (8.36%) Risk Management
22 30 (8.09%) GIS
22 30 (8.09%) BAPI
22 30 (8.09%) CAD
22 30 (8.09%) Document Management

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 2 (0.54%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (4.04%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 371 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 367 (98.92%) SAP FI/CO
3 105 (28.30%) SAP S/4HANA
4 63 (16.98%) SAP MM
5 42 (11.32%) SAP SD
6 37 (9.97%) SAP PM
7 35 (9.43%) SAP HR
8 34 (9.16%) SAP PS
9 24 (6.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 18 (4.85%) SAP R/3
11 16 (4.31%) SAP BPC
11 16 (4.31%) SAP FSCM
11 16 (4.31%) SAP QM
12 15 (4.04%) Maximo
12 15 (4.04%) Primavera
12 15 (4.04%) SAP EHS
12 15 (4.04%) SAP GTS
12 15 (4.04%) SAP PLM
13 9 (2.43%) SAP FI-AP
13 9 (2.43%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) SMS
2 1 (0.27%) FTP
2 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.05%) SAP HANA
2 36 (9.70%) SAP BW
3 30 (8.09%) GIS
4 9 (2.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 6 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.54%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.27%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) LSMW
1 1 (0.27%) Selenium
1 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
1 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
General
1 273 (73.58%) Finance
2 46 (12.40%) Manufacturing
3 42 (11.32%) General Ledger
4 29 (7.82%) Retail
5 27 (7.28%) Legal
6 19 (5.12%) Banking
7 15 (4.04%) Aerospace
8 14 (3.77%) Publishing
9 5 (1.35%) Billing
10 4 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (1.08%) Korean Language
11 3 (0.81%) Advertising
11 3 (0.81%) Marketing
12 2 (0.54%) Automotive
12 2 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 210 (56.60%) Consultant
2 206 (55.53%) SAP Consultant
3 149 (40.16%) SAP CO Consultant
3 149 (40.16%) SAP FI Consultant
3 149 (40.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 98 (26.42%) Analyst
5 94 (25.34%) SAP Analyst
6 72 (19.41%) SAP FI Analyst
7 44 (11.86%) Business Analyst
8 41 (11.05%) SAP Business Analyst
9 35 (9.43%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 33 (8.89%) SAP FI Business Analyst
11 32 (8.63%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
12 23 (6.20%) Managing Consultant
13 20 (5.39%) Architect
14 19 (5.12%) SAP Architect
14 19 (5.12%) Senior Consultant
14 19 (5.12%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 19 (5.12%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
14 19 (5.12%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.63%) IDoc
2 30 (8.09%) BAPI
3 21 (5.66%) SAP CO-PA
4 7 (1.89%) SAP Business Workflow
4 7 (1.89%) SAP Fiori
4 7 (1.89%) SAP Smart Forms
4 7 (1.89%) Web Dynpro
5 6 (1.62%) SAP PI
6 4 (1.08%) MDX
6 4 (1.08%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.27%) Middleware
7 1 (0.27%) REST
7 1 (0.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.62%) Virtual Team
4 5 (1.35%) FMCG
4 5 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.54%) Robotics
7 1 (0.27%) BBC
7 1 (0.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (20.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 67 (18.06%) SAP Implementation
3 59 (15.90%) Accounts Payable
4 55 (14.82%) Accounts Receivable
5 39 (10.51%) ERP
6 37 (9.97%) Presales
6 37 (9.97%) Problem-Solving
7 35 (9.43%) Coaching
8 33 (8.89%) Record to Report
9 31 (8.36%) Risk Management
10 30 (8.09%) CAD
10 30 (8.09%) Document Management
11 23 (6.20%) Project Management
11 23 (6.20%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
12 19 (5.12%) Workflow
13 17 (4.58%) ITIL
14 16 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (4.04%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (12.94%) ABAP
2 7 (1.89%) SAPscript
3 6 (1.62%) C
4 2 (0.54%) VBA
5 1 (0.27%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (5.93%) ACCA
2 17 (4.58%) CIMA
3 12 (3.23%) CCA
4 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.81%) Degree
6 2 (0.54%) ICAEW
6 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.54%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.27%) AAT
7 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.70%) QA
1 10 (2.70%) SLA
2 6 (1.62%) IFRS
3 4 (1.08%) PMO
4 3 (0.81%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 371 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (2.96%) CA
3 10 (2.70%) Pegasus
4 9 (2.43%) Oracle
5 6 (1.62%) Ariba
6 4 (1.08%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.08%) Workday
7 3 (0.81%) Concur
7 3 (0.81%) hybris
7 3 (0.81%) OpenText
7 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.54%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.54%) IBM
8 2 (0.54%) Remedy
8 2 (0.54%) Sage
9 1 (0.27%) Google
9 1 (0.27%) HP
9 1 (0.27%) Informatica
9 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft