Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 956 778 983
Rank change year-on-year -178 +205 0
Permanent jobs citing SAP ERP 230 421 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.89% 3.35% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 181 318 207
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +6.19%
10th Percentile £37,541 £41,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £91,100
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 12,152 12,560 14,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.98% 7.25% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9,011 9,425 10,915
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 25 June 2018.

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 25 June 2018. 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 -167 203 £57,500 +4.55% 15
UK excluding London -151 176 £55,000 - 13
South East -27 61 £51,250 -19.92% 5
North of England -97 48 £52,500 - 6
Midlands +16 43 £70,000 +16.67%
West Midlands +34 40 £70,000 +14.29%
London -54 37 £70,000 +7.69% 2
North West -99 37 £52,500 - 2
Scotland -18 14 £52,500 +10.53%
East of England -12 9 £35,000 -53.33% 1
Yorkshire +1 7 £48,500 +7.78% 3
North East -18 4 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands -2 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Wales +11 1 £22,500 -31.30%

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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.

1 230 (100.00%) SAP
1 230 (100.00%) ERP
2 58 (25.22%) Finance
3 49 (21.30%) Coaching
4 46 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 40 (17.39%) SAP S/4HANA
6 38 (16.52%) Translating Business Requirements
6 38 (16.52%) Migration
7 37 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (15.22%) Order to Cash
8 35 (15.22%) SAP SD
8 35 (15.22%) ABAP
9 33 (14.35%) SQL
9 33 (14.35%) SAP BW
10 32 (13.91%) Oracle
11 31 (13.48%) CRM
12 30 (13.04%) Project Management
13 28 (12.17%) Matrix Organization
13 28 (12.17%) Mentoring
14 27 (11.74%) Test Scripting
15 26 (11.30%) Logistics
16 25 (10.87%) FMCG
16 25 (10.87%) Java
17 23 (10.00%) J2EE
17 23 (10.00%) Degree
17 23 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
18 21 (9.13%) Business Development
19 20 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (8.26%) E-Commerce
20 19 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.74%) MQSeries
2 4 (1.74%) SAS
3 3 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.43%) CMS
4 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.74%) SPSS
3 3 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 40 (17.39%) SAP S/4HANA
2 35 (15.22%) SAP SD
3 18 (7.83%) SAP Hybris
4 17 (7.39%) SAP MM
5 12 (5.22%) SAP APO
6 11 (4.78%) SAP VC
7 10 (4.35%) SAP CO
7 10 (4.35%) SAP FI
7 10 (4.35%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (3.04%) SAP CRM
9 6 (2.61%) SAP BPC
9 6 (2.61%) SAP GRC
10 5 (2.17%) SAP SCM
11 4 (1.74%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
11 4 (1.74%) SAP InfiniteInsight
12 3 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
12 3 (1.30%) Infor LN
12 3 (1.30%) Infor M3
12 3 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
13 2 (0.87%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.04%) Office 365
1 7 (3.04%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (2.61%) Boomi
3 4 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.30%) IaaS
4 3 (1.30%) PaaS
4 3 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.39%) Internet
2 3 (1.30%) SMS
3 2 (0.87%) Skype
3 2 (0.87%) WebEx
4 1 (0.43%) Intranet
4 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.43%) VLAN
4 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.35%) SAP BW
2 10 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.48%) Crystal Reports
3 8 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.04%) OLAP
4 7 (3.04%) SAP Data Services
5 6 (2.61%) SAP HANA
6 5 (2.17%) Data Mart
6 5 (2.17%) OLAP Cube
7 4 (1.74%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.74%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.74%) QlikView
7 4 (1.74%) Spotfire
8 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.30%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.61%) LSMW
2 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) JIRA
General
1 58 (25.22%) Finance
2 46 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 14 (6.09%) Legal
4 10 (4.35%) Advertising
5 9 (3.91%) Banking
5 9 (3.91%) General Ledger
6 5 (2.17%) Marketing
6 5 (2.17%) Publishing
6 5 (2.17%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.74%) Retail
8 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.87%) Automotive
8 2 (0.87%) German Language
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Military
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (30.43%) Analyst
2 52 (22.61%) Consultant
3 50 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 45 (19.57%) SAP Analyst
5 38 (16.52%) SAP Consultant
6 31 (13.48%) Architect
6 31 (13.48%) SAP Business Analyst
7 26 (11.30%) SAP Architect
8 25 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (8.70%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 18 (7.83%) Developer
11 17 (7.39%) Hybris Architect
12 15 (6.52%) SAP Manager
13 12 (5.22%) SAP APO Analyst
13 12 (5.22%) SAP APO Business Analyst
13 12 (5.22%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (4.78%) Senior Consultant
15 10 (4.35%) Senior SAP Consultant
16 9 (3.91%) SAP Developer
17 8 (3.48%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.00%) J2EE
2 17 (7.39%) Spring
3 10 (4.35%) IDoc
4 9 (3.91%) .NET
4 9 (3.91%) HTML
4 9 (3.91%) SAP Fiori
5 8 (3.48%) CSS
5 8 (3.48%) XML
6 7 (3.04%) jQuery
6 7 (3.04%) SAP PI
7 6 (2.61%) HTML5
7 6 (2.61%) SAP ALE
8 5 (2.17%) BAPI
8 5 (2.17%) JSON
9 4 (1.74%) JMS
10 3 (1.30%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (0.87%) Middleware
11 2 (0.87%) SAPUI5
11 2 (0.87%) Web Dynpro
11 2 (0.87%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (10.87%) FMCG
3 9 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.04%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.30%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.30%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.43%) Life Science
9 1 (0.43%) NHS
9 1 (0.43%) PMI
9 1 (0.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.43%) Unix
1 1 (0.43%) Windows
1 1 (0.43%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (100.00%) ERP
2 49 (21.30%) Coaching
3 38 (16.52%) Migration
3 38 (16.52%) Translating Business Requirements
4 35 (15.22%) Order to Cash
5 31 (13.48%) CRM
6 30 (13.04%) Project Management
7 28 (12.17%) Matrix Organization
7 28 (12.17%) Mentoring
8 27 (11.74%) Test Scripting
9 26 (11.30%) Logistics
10 23 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 21 (9.13%) Business Development
12 20 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (8.26%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (8.26%) E-Commerce
13 19 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (7.83%) Accounts Payable
15 17 (7.39%) Business Analysis
16 16 (6.96%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 35 (15.22%) ABAP
2 33 (14.35%) SQL
3 25 (10.87%) Java
4 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 9 (3.91%) C
6 6 (2.61%) Python
7 5 (2.17%) C#
8 4 (1.74%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.74%) R
8 4 (1.74%) VBA
9 3 (1.30%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.43%) C++
10 1 (0.43%) Perl
10 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (10.00%) Degree
2 18 (7.83%) CPIM
3 12 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.91%) Master's Degree
6 7 (3.04%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.87%) PMP
8 1 (0.43%) ACCA
8 1 (0.43%) CIMA
8 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.39%) SLA
2 12 (5.22%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.30%) QA
4 2 (0.87%) GDPR
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) SCCM
1 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 230 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (13.91%) Oracle
3 18 (7.83%) hybris
4 17 (7.39%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.65%) Sage
6 11 (4.78%) Epicor
6 11 (4.78%) IFS
7 6 (2.61%) Alteryx
7 6 (2.61%) Infor
7 6 (2.61%) Tableau
8 3 (1.30%) Citrix
8 3 (1.30%) Cognos
8 3 (1.30%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.87%) Adobe
9 2 (0.87%) Baan
9 2 (0.87%) Cisco
9 2 (0.87%) Pegasus
9 2 (0.87%) Remedy
9 2 (0.87%) VMware
10 1 (0.43%) Sitecore