Period
to 24 October 2020

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

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 632 793 878
Rank change year-on-year +161 +85 -55
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 57 288 266
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.03% 3.59% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 174 203
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £52,750 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £71,820 £98,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £58,375
% change year-on-year -8.33% +2.78% +6.14%

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 2,805 8,028 10,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.74% 5.88% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,054 5,639 7,488
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.50% +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Top 9 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 24 October 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 +187 56 £65,000 +4.00% 3
London +269 31 £65,000 -7.14% 2
UK excluding London +122 25 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South East +170 15 £55,000 -4.35%
North of England +95 9 £67,500 +37.76% 1
North West +65 9 £67,500 +45.16% 1
Midlands +95 1 £52,500 -38.42%
East Midlands +75 1 £52,500 -46.15%
Work from Home +11 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 57 (100.00%) SAP
1 57 (100.00%) ERP
2 35 (61.40%) Project Management
2 35 (61.40%) Manufacturing
3 23 (40.35%) ABAP
4 20 (35.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 19 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
5 19 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 19 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (33.33%) SAPscript
5 19 (33.33%) SAP MM
5 19 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 19 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
5 19 (33.33%) PLM
5 19 (33.33%) LSMW
6 14 (24.56%) ITIL
7 10 (17.54%) EDI
7 10 (17.54%) Logistics
7 10 (17.54%) Project Delivery
8 9 (15.79%) Product Backlog
8 9 (15.79%) SAP S/4HANA
8 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
8 9 (15.79%) Service Management
8 9 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (14.04%) Finance
9 8 (14.04%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (12.28%) Workday
10 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement

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 (1.75%) K2 blackpearl
1 1 (1.75%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (33.33%) SAP MM
2 9 (15.79%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (12.28%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (8.77%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 3 (5.26%) SAP FI
6 2 (3.51%) SAP CO
6 2 (3.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (1.75%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 1 (1.75%) SAP BPC
7 1 (1.75%) SAP CRM
7 1 (1.75%) SAP SD
7 1 (1.75%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (12.28%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.75%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.75%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) LSMW
General
1 35 (61.40%) Manufacturing
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) SAP Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Business Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Consultant
4 10 (17.54%) SAP Business Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) SAP Consultant
5 9 (15.79%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) SAP Supply Chain Business Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
6 8 (14.04%) ERP Consultant
7 7 (12.28%) Recruitment Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Applications Manager
8 5 (8.77%) IT Manager
8 5 (8.77%) SAP Manager
9 3 (5.26%) SAP FI Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Vendor Manager
10 1 (1.75%) SAP EDI Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) SAP Smart Forms
2 10 (17.54%) EDI
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.75%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.75%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.75%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.75%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) FMCG
2 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) ERP
2 35 (61.40%) Project Management
3 20 (35.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 19 (33.33%) PLM
4 19 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 19 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 19 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 19 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 14 (24.56%) ITIL
6 10 (17.54%) Logistics
6 10 (17.54%) Project Delivery
7 9 (15.79%) Business Analysis
7 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 9 (15.79%) Product Backlog
7 9 (15.79%) Service Management
7 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (12.28%) Process Improvement
9 6 (10.53%) Change Management
9 6 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) ABAP
2 19 (33.33%) SAPscript
3 2 (3.51%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) CCA
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (12.28%) Workday
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Nintex
4 1 (1.75%) OpenText
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle