Period
to 3 March 2021

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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Controlling (CO)
UK
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 755 686 794
Rank change year-on-year -69 +108 -70
Permanent jobs citing SAP CO 57 336 338
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.55% 4.68% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 226 190
Median annual salary £67,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.52% - -8.00%
10th Percentile £50,250 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £102,000 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,600
% change year-on-year +9.09% -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 3,674 7,182 8,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.85% 5.88% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,736 5,231 6,175
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £97,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -

SAP CO
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP CO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP CO.

Salary trend for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP CO over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP CO in the UK

SAP CO
Top 12 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 3 March 2021. 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 -27 51 £65,000 +13.04% 6
UK excluding London -20 32 £60,000 +9.09% 3
South East +88 17 £55,000 -21.43%
London +122 12 £67,000 +16.52% 3
Work from Home -97 9 £70,000 -12.50% 1
North of England +15 7 £70,000 +45.83% 1
Midlands -1 6 £60,000 +9.09%
North West +7 5 - - 1
East Midlands +35 3 £60,000 +26.32%
East of England +68 2 £52,000 -9.57% 1
Yorkshire +29 2 £70,000 +40.00%
West Midlands -4 2 £60,000 +9.09%

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, 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 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 54 (94.74%) SAP FI
3 53 (92.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 38 (66.67%) Finance
5 30 (52.63%) SAP S/4HANA
6 15 (26.32%) ERP
7 14 (24.56%) Retail
8 11 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (17.54%) General Ledger
10 9 (15.79%) Process Improvement
11 8 (14.04%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (12.28%) Accounts Receivable
12 7 (12.28%) SAP Fiori
12 7 (12.28%) SAP SD
12 7 (12.28%) SAP BPC
13 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
13 6 (10.53%) SAP BW
13 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
14 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
14 5 (8.77%) Workflow
14 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
14 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (8.77%) Degree
14 5 (8.77%) Accounts Payable
15 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
15 4 (7.02%) Project Delivery
15 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
15 4 (7.02%) Business Process Improvement
15 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 4 (7.02%) ABAP

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 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 54 (94.74%) SAP FI
2 53 (92.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 30 (52.63%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (12.28%) SAP BPC
4 7 (12.28%) SAP SD
5 4 (7.02%) SAP MM
6 3 (5.26%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (5.26%) SAP HR
7 2 (3.51%) Movex
7 2 (3.51%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 2 (3.51%) SAP APO
7 2 (3.51%) SAP CRM
7 2 (3.51%) SAP GRC
7 2 (3.51%) SAP PP
7 2 (3.51%) SAP QM
7 2 (3.51%) SAP SCM
7 2 (3.51%) SAP SRM
8 1 (1.75%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (1.75%) SAP FI-AR
8 1 (1.75%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.51%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SAP BW
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.51%) Power BI
3 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 38 (66.67%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Retail
3 10 (17.54%) General Ledger
4 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Billing
5 2 (3.51%) German Language
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Consultant
2 32 (56.14%) SAP Consultant
3 28 (49.12%) SAP CO Consultant
4 25 (43.86%) SAP FI Consultant
4 25 (43.86%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) SAP Financial Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Senior SAP Financial Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Architect
8 4 (7.02%) ERP Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Finance Manager
8 4 (7.02%) SAP Architect
8 4 (7.02%) SAP FI Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (3.51%) SAPUI5
2 2 (3.51%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) ERP
2 11 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (15.79%) Process Improvement
4 7 (12.28%) Accounts Receivable
5 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.77%) Accounts Payable
6 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (8.77%) Workflow
7 4 (7.02%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (7.02%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.02%) Project Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.26%) Data Governance
8 3 (5.26%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Internal Audit
8 3 (5.26%) Logistics
8 3 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ACCA
4 1 (1.75%) CCA
4 1 (1.75%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (7.02%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Concur
3 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
3 2 (3.51%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter