Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 780 799 644
Rank change year-on-year +19 -155 +49
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 343 427 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.24% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.92% 3.13% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 178 230 395
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,750 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £89,125 £82,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 8,743 13,660 11,820
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.88% 7.69% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,009 10,053 8,936
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,450 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £86,050 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 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 +9 254 £60,000 - 15
UK excluding London -19 169 £55,000 +4.76% 10
London +79 88 £72,000 +15.20% 5
North of England +36 65 £46,500 -11.43% 3
South East -1 61 £56,600 +7.81% 2
North West +17 33 £46,500 -11.43% 2
East of England +81 22 £60,000 +41.18% 3
Yorkshire +26 22 £51,250 -2.38%
Midlands +5 11 £47,500 -32.14% 2
North East - 10 £41,250 - 1
East Midlands +27 6 £46,250 -33.93%
Scotland +2 5 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -2 5 £87,500 +25.00% 2
Wales - 4 £51,250 -
South West +10 1 £85,000 +78.95%

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 343 (100.00%) SAP
1 343 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 339 (98.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 272 (79.30%) Finance
4 139 (40.52%) SAP S/4HANA
5 96 (27.99%) ERP
6 75 (21.87%) SAP Implementation
7 59 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 50 (14.58%) SAP MM
9 50 (14.58%) Presales
10 49 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 48 (13.99%) Legal
12 44 (12.83%) Risk Management
13 42 (12.24%) Coaching
14 41 (11.95%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
15 37 (10.79%) SAP HANA
16 36 (10.50%) SAP PS
17 35 (10.20%) Configuration Management
17 35 (10.20%) GIS
18 34 (9.91%) General Ledger
18 34 (9.91%) Analytics
19 33 (9.62%) Project Management
20 32 (9.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
21 31 (9.04%) SAP HR
22 30 (8.75%) SAP SD
22 30 (8.75%) SAP BW
22 30 (8.75%) SAP PM
22 30 (8.75%) Retail
22 30 (8.75%) SAP ERP

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 7 (2.04%) Documentum
1 7 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.87%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.29%) Apache
3 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (8.16%) Autodesk Inventor
2 13 (3.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 343 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 339 (98.83%) SAP FI/CO
3 139 (40.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 50 (14.58%) SAP MM
5 36 (10.50%) SAP PS
6 32 (9.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 31 (9.04%) SAP HR
8 30 (8.75%) SAP ERP
8 30 (8.75%) SAP PM
8 30 (8.75%) SAP SD
9 28 (8.16%) SAP GTS
9 28 (8.16%) SAP R/3
10 21 (6.12%) SAP BPC
11 17 (4.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 8 (2.33%) SAP IBP
12 8 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
13 6 (1.75%) SAP FSCM
13 6 (1.75%) SAP SRM
13 6 (1.75%) SAP WM
14 3 (0.87%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.92%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.46%) SAP Leonardo
4 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.79%) SAP HANA
2 35 (10.20%) GIS
3 30 (8.75%) SAP BW
4 11 (3.21%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 8 (2.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.04%) DB2
7 5 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.29%) Big Data
10 1 (0.29%) Lumira
10 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.29%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 7 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 272 (79.30%) Finance
2 49 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 48 (13.99%) Legal
4 34 (9.91%) General Ledger
5 30 (8.75%) Retail
6 28 (8.16%) Aerospace
7 17 (4.96%) Banking
7 17 (4.96%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.75%) German Language
9 4 (1.17%) Back Office
10 2 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.58%) Marketing
11 1 (0.29%) Croatian Language
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
11 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.29%) Serbian Language
Job Titles
1 190 (55.39%) Consultant
2 187 (54.52%) SAP Consultant
3 142 (41.40%) SAP FI Consultant
4 141 (41.11%) SAP CO Consultant
4 141 (41.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 91 (26.53%) Analyst
6 77 (22.45%) SAP Analyst
7 70 (20.41%) Managing Consultant
8 48 (13.99%) SAP FI Analyst
9 30 (8.75%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 29 (8.45%) Functional Consultant
11 28 (8.16%) SAP PLM Consultant
11 28 (8.16%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 27 (7.87%) SAP Support
13 25 (7.29%) SAP PM Consultant
14 24 (7.00%) Architect
14 24 (7.00%) SAP Support Analyst
14 24 (7.00%) Support Analyst
15 23 (6.71%) Financial Analyst
15 23 (6.71%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.45%) IDoc
2 28 (8.16%) BAPI
3 18 (5.25%) SAP Fiori
4 11 (3.21%) SAP PI
5 8 (2.33%) CSS
5 8 (2.33%) XML
6 7 (2.04%) .NET
6 7 (2.04%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.04%) Classic ASP
6 7 (2.04%) J2EE
6 7 (2.04%) Middleware
6 7 (2.04%) SOAP
6 7 (2.04%) WinForms
7 6 (1.75%) SAPUI5
8 3 (0.87%) EDI
9 2 (0.58%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.29%) MDX
10 1 (0.29%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (0.29%) SAP CO-PA
10 1 (0.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.83%) Social Media
2 17 (4.96%) FMCG
3 11 (3.21%) Life Science
4 8 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.04%) CMDB
5 7 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.04%) User Experience
6 6 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.17%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.29%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.29%) Linux
2 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (27.99%) ERP
2 75 (21.87%) SAP Implementation
3 59 (17.20%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (15.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (14.58%) Presales
6 44 (12.83%) Risk Management
7 42 (12.24%) Coaching
8 41 (11.95%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 35 (10.20%) Configuration Management
10 34 (9.91%) Analytics
11 33 (9.62%) Project Management
12 28 (8.16%) CAD
12 28 (8.16%) Document Management
12 28 (8.16%) EAM
12 28 (8.16%) PLM
12 28 (8.16%) Procure-to-Pay
13 25 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (6.41%) Logistics
15 21 (6.12%) Business Development
16 20 (5.83%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.96%) ABAP
2 15 (4.37%) SQL
3 7 (2.04%) C#
3 7 (2.04%) C++
3 7 (2.04%) Java
3 7 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.04%) PHP
3 7 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 7 (2.04%) VB
3 7 (2.04%) VB.NET
3 7 (2.04%) VB6
3 7 (2.04%) VBScript
4 5 (1.46%) Python
5 2 (0.58%) C
5 2 (0.58%) VBA
6 1 (0.29%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 16 (4.66%) Degree
2 7 (2.04%) CCA
2 7 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.75%) ACCA
3 6 (1.75%) CIMA
4 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.87%) SAP Certification
6 2 (0.58%) ISEB
6 2 (0.58%) MBA
6 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.62%) QA
2 7 (2.04%) SLA
3 2 (0.58%) PMO
Systems Management
1 7 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 343 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (4.08%) Adaptive Insights
3 12 (3.50%) Hyperion
3 12 (3.50%) Workday
4 10 (2.92%) OpenText
4 10 (2.92%) Oracle
5 7 (2.04%) Autodesk
5 7 (2.04%) webMethods
6 6 (1.75%) Birst
7 5 (1.46%) Ariba
8 4 (1.17%) SnapLogic
9 3 (0.87%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.87%) ReadSoft
10 2 (0.58%) Remedy
11 1 (0.29%) Epicor
11 1 (0.29%) IBM
11 1 (0.29%) Infor
11 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.29%) Sage
11 1 (0.29%) Sybase