Period
to 21 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 700 762 701
Rank change year-on-year +62 -61 -65
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 329 351 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.51% 3.95% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 213 178 296
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £84,500 £82,875 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £56,600 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.83% +2.91% -

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 7,290 8,877 13,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.89% 5.87% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5,233 6,138 10,272
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 +128 290 £57,500 -1.71% 17
UK excluding London +87 197 £55,000 -2.83% 17
London +100 69 £57,500 -11.54% 2
South East +42 61 £62,500 +8.70% 3
Midlands +63 55 £55,000 +15.79% 2
West Midlands +66 50 £55,000 -37.14% 2
North of England +35 49 £48,000 +1.05% 7
North West +75 45 £48,000 +3.23% 7
East of England +61 19 £57,500 -11.54% 1
South West +47 11 £100,000 +42.86% 2
Yorkshire +19 4 £50,000 +5.26%
East Midlands +26 2 £73,750 +59.46%
Northern Ireland - 2 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 329 (100.00%) SAP
2 320 (97.26%) SAP FI
2 320 (97.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 201 (61.09%) Finance
4 142 (43.16%) SAP S/4HANA
5 84 (25.53%) ERP
6 42 (12.77%) Logistics
7 37 (11.25%) SAP PS
8 34 (10.33%) Record to Report
9 33 (10.03%) SAP HANA
10 32 (9.73%) Procure-to-Pay
11 31 (9.42%) Project Management
12 29 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (8.21%) SAP Implementation
13 27 (8.21%) Manufacturing
14 26 (7.90%) Order to Cash
15 24 (7.29%) SAP MM
15 24 (7.29%) Project Delivery
16 22 (6.69%) FMCG
17 21 (6.38%) Cash Management
17 21 (6.38%) Presales
17 21 (6.38%) SAP SD
18 20 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
18 20 (6.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
19 19 (5.78%) SAP BPC
19 19 (5.78%) ABAP
19 19 (5.78%) Degree
19 19 (5.78%) Banking
20 18 (5.47%) SAP Basis
20 18 (5.47%) General Ledger

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 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 320 (97.26%) SAP FI
1 320 (97.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 142 (43.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 37 (11.25%) SAP PS
4 24 (7.29%) SAP MM
5 21 (6.38%) SAP SD
6 19 (5.78%) SAP BPC
7 14 (4.26%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 14 (4.26%) SAP ERP
8 13 (3.95%) SAP APO
8 13 (3.95%) SAP PM
8 13 (3.95%) SAP PP
9 11 (3.34%) SAP QM
9 11 (3.34%) SAP SCM
10 10 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 7 (2.13%) SAP WM
12 6 (1.82%) SAP FSCM
13 4 (1.22%) SAP IS-U
14 3 (0.91%) SAP Business ByDesign
15 2 (0.61%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.30%) AWS
2 1 (0.30%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.03%) SAP HANA
2 18 (5.47%) SAP BW
3 6 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.30%) DataStage
5 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.30%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.30%) Power BI
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.30%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.30%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) LSMW
General
1 201 (61.09%) Finance
2 27 (8.21%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.78%) Banking
4 18 (5.47%) General Ledger
5 16 (4.86%) Retail
6 12 (3.65%) Public Sector
7 10 (3.04%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.13%) Marketing
9 5 (1.52%) Billing
9 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.91%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.61%) German Language
12 1 (0.30%) Back Office
12 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 202 (61.40%) Consultant
2 198 (60.18%) SAP Consultant
3 167 (50.76%) SAP FI Consultant
4 166 (50.46%) SAP CO Consultant
5 162 (49.24%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 41 (12.46%) Analyst
7 40 (12.16%) SAP Analyst
8 37 (11.25%) Architect
9 36 (10.94%) SAP Architect
10 35 (10.64%) SAP FI Analyst
11 34 (10.33%) Senior Consultant
11 34 (10.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 29 (8.81%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 29 (8.81%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
12 29 (8.81%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
12 29 (8.81%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 18 (5.47%) Business Analyst
13 18 (5.47%) SAP Business Analyst
14 15 (4.56%) SAP Manager
15 14 (4.26%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.47%) SAP Basis
2 14 (4.26%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (0.91%) BAPI
3 3 (0.91%) Middleware
4 2 (0.61%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.30%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.69%) FMCG
2 20 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.65%) User Experience
4 11 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.43%) Social Media
6 5 (1.52%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.52%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.61%) CMDB
8 1 (0.30%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.61%) Linux
1 2 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (25.53%) ERP
2 42 (12.77%) Logistics
3 34 (10.33%) Record to Report
4 32 (9.73%) Procure-to-Pay
5 31 (9.42%) Project Management
6 29 (8.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (8.21%) SAP Implementation
8 26 (7.90%) Order to Cash
9 24 (7.29%) Project Delivery
10 21 (6.38%) Cash Management
10 21 (6.38%) Presales
11 20 (6.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 17 (5.17%) Business Analysis
13 16 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (4.86%) Change Management
14 15 (4.56%) Analytics
15 13 (3.95%) Accounts Receivable
16 11 (3.34%) Risk Management
16 11 (3.34%) Thought Leadership
17 8 (2.43%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.78%) ABAP
2 1 (0.30%) C
2 1 (0.30%) Python
2 1 (0.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.78%) Degree
2 18 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.52%) ACCA
4 5 (1.52%) CCA
5 4 (1.22%) CIMA
6 2 (0.61%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.30%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.82%) IFRS
3 2 (0.61%) QA
Vendors
1 329 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (2.43%) Ariba
3 7 (2.13%) Concur
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle
5 2 (0.61%) Cognos
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.61%) Tableau
6 1 (0.30%) Anaplan
6 1 (0.30%) Birst
6 1 (0.30%) Google
6 1 (0.30%) IBM
6 1 (0.30%) Informatica
6 1 (0.30%) Remedy
6 1 (0.30%) SnapLogic
6 1 (0.30%) Workday