Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP FI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 608 772 816
Rank change year-on-year +164 +44 -217
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 231 351 411
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.88% 3.95% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 167 179 227
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £43,250 £45,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%

SAP FI 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 4,733 8,883 12,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.00% 6.01% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,464 6,168 9,328
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.00% +0.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP FI over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
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 FI within the UK over the 6 months to 8 July 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 +201 210 £57,500 - 3
UK excluding London +228 162 £57,500 +4.55% 3
North of England +157 56 £47,500 +2.15%
North West +124 53 £47,500 +2.15%
London +136 47 £57,500 -20.69%
South East +126 37 £75,000 +32.51%
Midlands +134 29 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +116 29 £60,000 -
East of England +86 29 £57,500 - 1
Northern Ireland - 7 - -
Work from Home +35 6 £60,000 +29.03% 2
South West +89 4 £100,000 +17.65% 1
Yorkshire +108 3 £50,000 -9.09%

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing SAP FI 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 FI.

1 231 (100.00%) SAP
2 222 (96.10%) SAP FI/CO
2 222 (96.10%) SAP CO
3 121 (52.38%) SAP S/4HANA
4 109 (47.19%) Finance
5 31 (13.42%) ERP
6 26 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (10.82%) Risk Management
7 25 (10.82%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 25 (10.82%) SAP HANA
8 22 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
8 22 (9.52%) Public Sector
9 19 (8.23%) SAP PS
10 18 (7.79%) SAP SD
10 18 (7.79%) Logistics
11 17 (7.36%) Process Improvement
12 16 (6.93%) Cash Management
13 14 (6.06%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.06%) SAP MM
14 13 (5.63%) Risk Analysis
14 13 (5.63%) Prototyping
15 12 (5.19%) SAP Fiori
15 12 (5.19%) Requirements Gathering
16 11 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 11 (4.76%) SAP ERP
16 11 (4.76%) Marketing
17 10 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (4.33%) Banking
17 10 (4.33%) Security Cleared
17 10 (4.33%) SuccessFactors

SAP FI
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 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 222 (96.10%) SAP CO
1 222 (96.10%) SAP FI/CO
2 121 (52.38%) SAP S/4HANA
3 25 (10.82%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 19 (8.23%) SAP PS
5 18 (7.79%) SAP SD
6 14 (6.06%) SAP MM
7 11 (4.76%) SAP ERP
8 8 (3.46%) SAP HR
9 7 (3.03%) SAP BPC
9 7 (3.03%) SAP EWM
9 7 (3.03%) SAP Hybris
10 5 (2.16%) SAP FSCM
11 3 (1.30%) Infor M3
11 3 (1.30%) SAP FI-GL
12 2 (0.87%) SAP APO
12 2 (0.87%) SAP Business ByDesign
12 2 (0.87%) SAP GTS
12 2 (0.87%) SAP IS-U
12 2 (0.87%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.33%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.82%) SAP HANA
2 6 (2.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (2.16%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.43%) LSMW
General
1 109 (47.19%) Finance
2 22 (9.52%) Public Sector
3 11 (4.76%) Marketing
4 10 (4.33%) Banking
5 8 (3.46%) Legal
6 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.73%) Spanish Language
8 3 (1.30%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.87%) Billing
9 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.43%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.43%) Retail
10 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 154 (66.67%) Consultant
2 150 (64.94%) SAP Consultant
3 140 (60.61%) SAP FI Consultant
4 137 (59.31%) SAP CO Consultant
4 137 (59.31%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 44 (19.05%) Analyst
6 42 (18.18%) SAP Analyst
7 30 (12.99%) SAP FI Analyst
8 24 (10.39%) Senior Consultant
8 24 (10.39%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 22 (9.52%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 18 (7.79%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
11 15 (6.49%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 15 (6.49%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 11 (4.76%) Architect
12 11 (4.76%) SAP Architect
12 11 (4.76%) SAP Support
13 10 (4.33%) SAP Support Analyst
13 10 (4.33%) Support Analyst
14 8 (3.46%) Risk Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.19%) SAP Fiori
2 8 (3.46%) SAPUI5
3 3 (1.30%) BAPI
4 2 (0.87%) Middleware
4 2 (0.87%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.90%) FMCG
2 8 (3.46%) Credit Risk
2 8 (3.46%) Market Risk
3 5 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.73%) User Experience
5 2 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.43%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.43%) Linux
1 1 (0.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (13.42%) ERP
2 26 (11.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (10.82%) Risk Management
4 22 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
5 18 (7.79%) Logistics
6 17 (7.36%) Process Improvement
7 16 (6.93%) Cash Management
8 14 (6.06%) Unit Testing
9 13 (5.63%) Prototyping
9 13 (5.63%) Risk Analysis
10 12 (5.19%) Requirements Gathering
11 11 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (4.33%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (3.90%) Business Transformation
13 9 (3.90%) Project Management
14 8 (3.46%) Accounts Receivable
14 8 (3.46%) Coaching
14 8 (3.46%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
14 8 (3.46%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (3.46%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.03%) ABAP
2 2 (0.87%) C
2 2 (0.87%) SQL
2 2 (0.87%) VB
3 1 (0.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (4.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.60%) Degree
4 3 (1.30%) CCA
5 2 (0.87%) ACCA
5 2 (0.87%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.43%) CIMA
6 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) COSO
3 1 (0.43%) ITGC
Vendors
1 231 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (3.03%) hybris
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle
4 2 (0.87%) Cognos
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.43%) Anaplan
5 1 (0.43%) Concur
5 1 (0.43%) Google
5 1 (0.43%) Remedy
5 1 (0.43%) Tableau