Period
to 6 May 2021

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 6 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 807 662 781
Rank change year-on-year -145 +119 +11
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 76 294 341
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.85% 4.83% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 55 203 179
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
25th Percentile £51,625 £48,000 £46,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -10.40% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,125 £77,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 4,109 6,087 8,803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.67% 5.96% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,068 4,475 6,088
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.00% +5.26% -

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 6 May 2021.

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 6 May 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 -110 66 £60,000 +9.09% 5
UK excluding London -94 40 £60,000 +9.09% 4
London +50 21 £63,250 +10.00% 1
Work from Home -142 19 £62,500 -16.67% 3
South East +31 17 £50,000 -33.33% 3
Midlands -23 15 £60,000 +9.09%
East Midlands +15 8 £60,000 +26.32%
East of England +11 6 £52,500 -8.70%
West Midlands -48 6 £60,000 +9.09%
North of England -48 4 £70,000 +47.37% 1
Yorkshire -14 2 £60,000 +41.18%
North West -31 2 £70,000 +47.37% 1
South West -27 1 £85,000 -15.00%

For the 6 months to 6 May 2021, 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 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 59 (77.63%) SAP CO
3 58 (76.32%) SAP FI/CO
4 53 (69.74%) Finance
5 33 (43.42%) SAP S/4HANA
6 26 (34.21%) Social Skills
7 18 (23.68%) Retail
8 14 (18.42%) ERP
9 11 (14.47%) Billing
10 10 (13.16%) SAP FI-CA
10 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
10 10 (13.16%) Workshop Facilitation
11 9 (11.84%) Requirements Gathering
11 9 (11.84%) Revenue Management
11 9 (11.84%) Process Improvement
12 8 (10.53%) SAP PSCD
12 8 (10.53%) Public Sector
13 7 (9.21%) SAP BPC
13 7 (9.21%) SAP SD
14 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
14 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
14 6 (7.89%) General Ledger
15 5 (6.58%) Accounts Receivable
15 5 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
15 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
15 5 (6.58%) SAP MM
16 4 (5.26%) ACCA
16 4 (5.26%) SAP BW

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 59 (77.63%) SAP CO
2 58 (76.32%) SAP FI/CO
3 33 (43.42%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (13.16%) SAP FI-CA
5 8 (10.53%) SAP PSCD
6 7 (9.21%) SAP BPC
6 7 (9.21%) SAP SD
7 5 (6.58%) SAP MM
8 4 (5.26%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 4 (5.26%) SAP SRM
9 3 (3.95%) Movex
9 3 (3.95%) SAP LE
10 2 (2.63%) SAP APO
10 2 (2.63%) SAP GRC
10 2 (2.63%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (2.63%) SAP PP
10 2 (2.63%) SAP QM
10 2 (2.63%) SAP SCM
11 1 (1.32%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) Power BI
1 4 (5.26%) SAP BW
1 4 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.63%) Tableau
General
1 53 (69.74%) Finance
2 26 (34.21%) Social Skills
3 18 (23.68%) Retail
4 11 (14.47%) Billing
5 8 (10.53%) Public Sector
6 6 (7.89%) General Ledger
7 4 (5.26%) Presentation Skills
8 3 (3.95%) Banking
9 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (2.63%) German Language
9 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.63%) Marketing
9 2 (2.63%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Consultant
2 42 (55.26%) SAP Consultant
3 35 (46.05%) SAP FI Consultant
4 29 (38.16%) SAP CO Consultant
4 29 (38.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 11 (14.47%) Analyst
6 10 (13.16%) Senior Consultant
7 9 (11.84%) SAP Analyst
8 8 (10.53%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 7 (9.21%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
9 7 (9.21%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
9 7 (9.21%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 6 (7.89%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 5 (6.58%) Senior SAP Financial Consultant
12 4 (5.26%) Architect
12 4 (5.26%) SAP FI Analyst
12 4 (5.26%) SAP Support
13 3 (3.95%) Quality Engineer
13 3 (3.95%) SAP Architect
13 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.26%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (3.95%) EDI
2 3 (3.95%) SAP ALE
3 1 (1.32%) SAPUI5
3 1 (1.32%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.26%) FMCG
4 2 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.42%) ERP
2 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (13.16%) Workshop Facilitation
3 9 (11.84%) Process Improvement
3 9 (11.84%) Requirements Gathering
3 9 (11.84%) Revenue Management
4 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
5 5 (6.58%) Accounts Receivable
5 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
5 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.26%) Migration
6 4 (5.26%) Supplier Relationship Management
6 4 (5.26%) Workflow
7 3 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.95%) Data Management
7 3 (3.95%) Logistics
7 3 (3.95%) Manual Testing
7 3 (3.95%) PLM
7 3 (3.95%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) ABAP
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) ACCA
1 4 (5.26%) CIMA
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.63%) GRC
2 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 3 (3.95%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.63%) Alteryx
4 2 (2.63%) Concur
4 2 (2.63%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.32%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) Cognos