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

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 841 774 892
Rank change year-on-year -67 +118 -59
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 174 360 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.40% 4.11% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 124 225 242
UK median annual salary £55,000 £56,600 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.83% +0.62% +2.27%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £37,541
90th Percentile £100,000 £84,500 £79,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £53,250
% change year-on-year -4.55% +3.29% -3.18%

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 7,235 8,753 13,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.90% 5.87% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,177 6,060 10,216
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 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SAP ERP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP ERP.

Salary trend for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP ERP over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP ERP in the UK

SAP ERP
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 ERP within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 -15 153 £55,000 -2.83% 29
UK excluding London -53 109 £52,500 -4.55% 19
North of England +1 46 £47,500 -7.32% 6
London +68 45 £62,500 -7.41% 10
South East +24 29 £55,000 -2.83% 5
North West +5 27 £49,000 +5.38% 4
Yorkshire +19 19 £42,500 -22.73%
Midlands +1 19 £100,000 +66.67% 5
East Midlands +24 16 £100,000 +104.08% 2
East of England +44 10 £85,000 +36.00% 2
South West +38 3 £54,500 +45.33% 1
West Midlands -1 3 £50,000 -19.35% 3
Wales -12 2 £45,500 +13.75%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 174 (100.00%) SAP
1 174 (100.00%) ERP
2 50 (28.74%) SAP S/4HANA
3 47 (27.01%) Finance
4 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (15.52%) Project Management
6 24 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 20 (11.49%) Change Management
8 19 (10.92%) Degree
9 18 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 18 (10.34%) Oracle
9 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 18 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 17 (9.77%) AWS
11 16 (9.20%) Project Delivery
12 15 (8.62%) Azure
12 15 (8.62%) SAP Certification
12 15 (8.62%) Manufacturing
13 14 (8.05%) SAP FI/CO
13 14 (8.05%) Ariba
13 14 (8.05%) SAP FI
13 14 (8.05%) SQL
13 14 (8.05%) E-Commerce
13 14 (8.05%) SAP CO
13 14 (8.05%) Data Management
13 14 (8.05%) User Experience
13 14 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (8.05%) Record to Report
14 13 (7.47%) ABAP
14 13 (7.47%) Windows

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 4 (2.30%) CMS
1 4 (2.30%) EPiServer
2 3 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (1.72%) Confluence
2 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (1.72%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 50 (28.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (8.05%) SAP CO
2 14 (8.05%) SAP FI
2 14 (8.05%) SAP FI/CO
3 10 (5.75%) SAP MM
3 10 (5.75%) SAP SD
4 9 (5.17%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 9 (5.17%) SAP SCM
5 7 (4.02%) SAP LE
6 6 (3.45%) SAP WM
7 4 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (1.15%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 2 (1.15%) SAP MDM
10 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (0.57%) SAP PM
10 1 (0.57%) SAP POS DM
10 1 (0.57%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.77%) AWS
2 15 (8.62%) Azure
3 4 (2.30%) GCP
3 4 (2.30%) Office 365
3 4 (2.30%) SaaS
3 4 (2.30%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.57%) Boomi
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Internet
1 1 (0.57%) LAN
1 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.75%) SAP HANA
3 9 (5.17%) SAP BW
4 5 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (2.30%) BigQuery
5 4 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.72%) QlikView
7 2 (1.15%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.15%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.57%) Big Data
8 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (5.17%) Selenium
1 9 (5.17%) WebDriver
2 7 (4.02%) JIRA
3 6 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.72%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.57%) JMeter
5 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 47 (27.01%) Finance
2 15 (8.62%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.75%) Retail
4 9 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.60%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.87%) Billing
6 5 (2.87%) French Language
6 5 (2.87%) German Language
7 4 (2.30%) Dutch Language
7 4 (2.30%) Marketing
8 3 (1.72%) Electronics
8 3 (1.72%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.57%) Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (28.16%) Analyst
2 47 (27.01%) Consultant
3 40 (22.99%) SAP Consultant
4 32 (18.39%) SAP Analyst
5 30 (17.24%) Architect
6 24 (13.79%) SAP Architect
7 23 (13.22%) Business Analyst
8 20 (11.49%) SAP Business Analyst
9 14 (8.05%) SAP Manager
9 14 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (7.47%) Developer
10 13 (7.47%) ERP Manager
10 13 (7.47%) Senior Consultant
11 12 (6.90%) Supply Chain Analyst
11 12 (6.90%) Support Analyst
12 11 (6.32%) Applications Support
12 11 (6.32%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (6.32%) SAP FI Analyst
12 11 (6.32%) Senior Architect
13 10 (5.75%) SAP FI Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.17%) .NET
2 6 (3.45%) .NET Core
2 6 (3.45%) AngularJS
2 6 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (3.45%) Node.js
2 6 (3.45%) React
2 6 (3.45%) Web Services
2 6 (3.45%) WebSockets
3 5 (2.87%) SAP Fiori
3 5 (2.87%) SAP PI
3 5 (2.87%) SAPUI5
4 4 (2.30%) IDoc
4 4 (2.30%) LDAP
4 4 (2.30%) SAP ALE
4 4 (2.30%) SAP Basis
4 4 (2.30%) XML
4 4 (2.30%) XML Schema
5 3 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.57%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (8.05%) User Experience
2 11 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.72%) FMCG
6 2 (1.15%) Life Science
7 1 (0.57%) CMDB
7 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.57%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.47%) Windows
2 3 (1.72%) Linux
3 2 (1.15%) Unix
3 2 (1.15%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.15%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (100.00%) ERP
2 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (15.52%) Project Management
4 24 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 20 (11.49%) Change Management
6 18 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 18 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 16 (9.20%) Project Delivery
8 14 (8.05%) Data Management
8 14 (8.05%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.05%) Record to Report
9 13 (7.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (6.90%) Workflow
11 11 (6.32%) Planning and Forecasting
11 11 (6.32%) Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (6.32%) Scrum
12 10 (5.75%) Presales
12 10 (5.75%) PRINCE2
13 9 (5.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.05%) SQL
2 13 (7.47%) ABAP
3 9 (5.17%) Python
4 8 (4.60%) C#
5 7 (4.02%) Java
6 2 (1.15%) R
6 2 (1.15%) VBA
7 1 (0.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) Degree
2 15 (8.62%) SAP Certification
3 6 (3.45%) ISEB
3 6 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.45%) PMP
4 5 (2.87%) PhD
4 5 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.87%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.15%) CBAP
6 2 (1.15%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (6.32%) PMO
3 10 (5.75%) QA
4 2 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 174 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (10.34%) Oracle
3 14 (8.05%) Ariba
4 9 (5.17%) Sitecore
5 8 (4.60%) ReadSoft
6 7 (4.02%) Microsoft
7 6 (3.45%) Tableau
8 5 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (2.87%) Workday
9 4 (2.30%) Cognos
9 4 (2.30%) Epicor
9 4 (2.30%) Google
9 4 (2.30%) Teradata
9 4 (2.30%) WorldPay
10 3 (1.72%) Concur
10 3 (1.72%) Infor
10 3 (1.72%) Sage
11 2 (1.15%) Alteryx
11 2 (1.15%) hybris
12 1 (0.57%) Micro Focus