Period
to 26 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP ERP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP ERP over the 6 months to 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 855 720 738
Rank change year-on-year -135 +18 +235
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 136 97 401
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.45% 2.29% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 98 76 232
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £36,375
25th Percentile £62,000 £49,063 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,750 £65,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +18.18% -
75th Percentile £95,313 £75,625 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,125 £80,000 £91,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £64,000 £59,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +8.47% +13.46% -0.95%

SAP ERP 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 5,561 4,242 8,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.94% 6.00% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,807 3,124 6,172
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,013
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP ERP over the 6 months to 26 July 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP ERP within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 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 -152 114 £67,500 +3.85% 19
London -93 63 £75,000 +11.11% 5
UK excluding London -149 45 £64,000 +8.47% 14
North of England -71 23 £64,000 +34.74% 6
Work from Home -242 17 £88,750 +26.79% 4
North West -48 15 £64,000 +28.00% 4
Yorkshire -47 8 £51,250 +7.89%
South East -81 8 £71,250 +20.76% 4
South West -62 6 £55,000 -27.63%
Midlands -78 6 £60,000 -7.69% 1
West Midlands - 5 £62,500 - 1
East of England -28 1 £42,500 +30.77% 3
East Midlands -53 1 £60,000 -7.69%
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, IT jobs citing SAP ERP 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 ERP.

1 136 (100.00%) SAP
1 136 (100.00%) ERP
2 54 (39.71%) Finance
3 38 (27.94%) Social Skills
4 34 (25.00%) SQL
5 33 (24.26%) Data Modelling
6 27 (19.85%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (19.85%) PeopleSoft
7 26 (19.12%) Project Management
8 25 (18.38%) ABAP
8 25 (18.38%) Architecture Roadmap
9 24 (17.65%) SAP HANA
9 24 (17.65%) Analytics
10 23 (16.91%) Translating Business Requirements
11 22 (16.18%) Procure-to-Pay
11 22 (16.18%) SAP S/4HANA
12 21 (15.44%) SAP MM
13 19 (13.97%) Data Governance
14 18 (13.24%) Degree
14 18 (13.24%) SAP BW
14 18 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (12.50%) Data Quality
15 17 (12.50%) Data Management
15 17 (12.50%) Reinsurance
16 16 (11.76%) Logistics
16 16 (11.76%) Manufacturing
17 15 (11.03%) Data Analysis
18 14 (10.29%) Retail
18 14 (10.29%) Computer Science
18 14 (10.29%) Business Transformation

SAP ERP
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 (0.74%) Apache
1 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
1 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
1 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 22 (16.18%) SAP S/4HANA
2 21 (15.44%) SAP MM
3 14 (10.29%) SAP BPC
4 12 (8.82%) SAP APO
5 9 (6.62%) SAP SCM
6 6 (4.41%) SAP PM
7 5 (3.68%) SAP CO
7 5 (3.68%) SAP FI
7 5 (3.68%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (2.21%) SAP Business One
8 3 (2.21%) SAP HCM
8 3 (2.21%) SAP SD
9 2 (1.47%) SAP CRM
9 2 (1.47%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (1.47%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.74%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.74%) SAP Retail
10 1 (0.74%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.29%) Collibra
2 9 (6.62%) Azure
3 4 (2.94%) Power Platform
4 3 (2.21%) SaaS
4 3 (2.21%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.47%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (0.74%) AWS
6 1 (0.74%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.74%) PaaS
6 1 (0.74%) Power Automate
6 1 (0.74%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.65%) SAP HANA
2 18 (13.24%) SAP BW
3 14 (10.29%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.94%) Power BI
5 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.47%) MySQL
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.47%) Tableau
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.74%) OLAP
7 1 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) LSMW
2 8 (5.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 54 (39.71%) Finance
2 38 (27.94%) Social Skills
3 16 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 14 (10.29%) Legal
4 14 (10.29%) Retail
5 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.68%) Law
6 5 (3.68%) Marketing
7 4 (2.94%) Banking
7 4 (2.94%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (2.94%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (2.21%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.47%) Electronics
9 2 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.74%) Back Office
10 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (28.68%) Analyst
2 19 (13.97%) SAP Manager
3 18 (13.24%) Consultant
3 18 (13.24%) SAP Analyst
4 17 (12.50%) Architect
4 17 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 14 (10.29%) Data Analyst
7 13 (9.56%) Analytics Consultant
7 13 (9.56%) ERP Manager
7 13 (9.56%) Managing Consultant
7 13 (9.56%) Project Manager
7 13 (9.56%) SAP Business Analyst
7 13 (9.56%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (8.09%) SAP Project Manager
9 8 (5.88%) Actuarial Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Developer
9 8 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
9 8 (5.88%) Reinsurance Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
2 4 (2.94%) HTML
3 3 (2.21%) .NET
4 2 (1.47%) CSS
4 2 (1.47%) Middleware
4 2 (1.47%) RESTful
4 2 (1.47%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.47%) SOAP
4 2 (1.47%) Web Services
5 1 (0.74%) Ajax
5 1 (0.74%) CSS3
5 1 (0.74%) HTML5
5 1 (0.74%) jQuery
5 1 (0.74%) REST
5 1 (0.74%) SAP ALE
5 1 (0.74%) Spring
5 1 (0.74%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.74%) Symfony
5 1 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.74%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Reinsurance
2 7 (5.15%) PMI
3 5 (3.68%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.47%) Legacy Systems
6 2 (1.47%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.74%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.74%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.74%) Tandem
7 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (100.00%) ERP
2 33 (24.26%) Data Modelling
3 27 (19.85%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (19.12%) Project Management
5 25 (18.38%) Architecture Roadmap
6 24 (17.65%) Analytics
7 23 (16.91%) Translating Business Requirements
8 22 (16.18%) Procure-to-Pay
9 19 (13.97%) Data Governance
10 18 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (12.50%) Data Management
12 16 (11.76%) Logistics
13 15 (11.03%) Data Analysis
14 14 (10.29%) Business Transformation
14 14 (10.29%) Coaching
14 14 (10.29%) Computer Science
14 14 (10.29%) Data Validation
14 14 (10.29%) Reverse Engineering
14 14 (10.29%) Validation
15 13 (9.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 34 (25.00%) SQL
2 25 (18.38%) ABAP
3 8 (5.88%) SAPscript
4 4 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.94%) VBA
5 3 (2.21%) C#
6 2 (1.47%) C++
6 2 (1.47%) Python
6 2 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.74%) C
7 1 (0.74%) Groovy
7 1 (0.74%) Java
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
7 1 (0.74%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (13.24%) Degree
2 7 (5.15%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.15%) PMP
3 2 (1.47%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.47%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.74%) MBA
4 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) IFRS
2 1 (0.74%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 136 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (19.85%) PeopleSoft
3 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.88%) Oracle
4 8 (5.88%) Remedy
5 6 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.47%) hybris
6 2 (1.47%) Sage
6 2 (1.47%) Workday
7 1 (0.74%) Anaplan
7 1 (0.74%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.74%) Databricks
7 1 (0.74%) Google
7 1 (0.74%) JD Edwards