Period
to 26 March 2019

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 26 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
26 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 778 740 596
Rank change year-on-year -38 -144 +34
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 333 492 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.28% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.84% 3.65% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 173 265 476
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,000 £85,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +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 8,683 13,487 11,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.85% 7.71% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5,975 9,917 8,714
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SAP FI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI over the 6 months to 26 March 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Top 15 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 26 March 2019. 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 -70 252 £60,000 - 18
UK excluding London -51 173 £55,000 +4.76% 16
London +38 76 £68,000 +4.62% 2
South East -8 71 £57,500 +16.16% 6
North of England +39 62 £46,500 -11.43% 7
North West -4 31 £46,500 -11.43% 4
Yorkshire +48 21 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East of England +63 19 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Midlands +6 12 £56,250 -19.64% 2
North East - 10 £43,750 -
East Midlands +37 6 £46,250 -35.09%
West Midlands -4 5 £87,500 +25.00% 2
Wales - 4 £51,250 -
Scotland -7 3 £60,000 +20.00%
South West +9 2 £71,250 +9.62%

For the 6 months to 26 March 2019, 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.

1 333 (100.00%) SAP
2 324 (97.30%) SAP CO
3 321 (96.40%) SAP FI/CO
4 266 (79.88%) Finance
5 138 (41.44%) SAP S/4HANA
6 88 (26.43%) ERP
7 76 (22.82%) SAP Implementation
8 60 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (14.71%) Presales
11 46 (13.81%) SAP MM
12 43 (12.91%) Legal
12 43 (12.91%) Manufacturing
13 42 (12.61%) Risk Management
14 39 (11.71%) Coaching
15 38 (11.41%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
15 38 (11.41%) Analytics
16 37 (11.11%) SAP HANA
17 36 (10.81%) Configuration Management
18 35 (10.51%) GIS
19 33 (9.91%) SAP PS
20 32 (9.61%) General Ledger
21 31 (9.31%) Project Management
21 31 (9.31%) SAP HR
21 31 (9.31%) SAP BW
22 30 (9.01%) SAP PM
23 29 (8.71%) Continuous Improvement
23 29 (8.71%) SAP ERP
23 29 (8.71%) BAPI
23 29 (8.71%) IDoc

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 7 (2.10%) Documentum
1 7 (2.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.30%) Apache
2 1 (0.30%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (8.41%) Autodesk Inventor
2 16 (4.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 324 (97.30%) SAP CO
2 321 (96.40%) SAP FI/CO
3 138 (41.44%) SAP S/4HANA
4 46 (13.81%) SAP MM
5 33 (9.91%) SAP PS
6 31 (9.31%) SAP HR
7 30 (9.01%) SAP PM
8 29 (8.71%) SAP ERP
9 28 (8.41%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 28 (8.41%) SAP GTS
9 28 (8.41%) SAP R/3
10 26 (7.81%) SAP BPC
11 23 (6.91%) SAP SD
12 11 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 10 (3.00%) SAP IS-U
14 9 (2.70%) SAP IBP
15 6 (1.80%) SAP SRM
15 6 (1.80%) SAP WM
16 4 (1.20%) SAP CRM
16 4 (1.20%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.00%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Leonardo
4 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 35 (10.51%) GIS
3 31 (9.31%) SAP BW
4 12 (3.60%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (2.40%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 8 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.40%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.10%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.10%) DB2
7 5 (1.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.30%) Big Data
8 1 (0.30%) Lumira
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.30%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 266 (79.88%) Finance
2 43 (12.91%) Legal
2 43 (12.91%) Manufacturing
3 32 (9.61%) General Ledger
4 28 (8.41%) Aerospace
5 25 (7.51%) Retail
6 14 (4.20%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.60%) Banking
8 9 (2.70%) German Language
9 6 (1.80%) Back Office
10 4 (1.20%) Billing
11 2 (0.60%) Croatian Language
11 2 (0.60%) Serbian Language
12 1 (0.30%) Czech Language
12 1 (0.30%) Local Government
12 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 184 (55.26%) Consultant
2 182 (54.65%) SAP Consultant
3 137 (41.14%) SAP FI Consultant
4 131 (39.34%) SAP CO Consultant
4 131 (39.34%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 86 (25.83%) Analyst
6 72 (21.62%) SAP Analyst
7 67 (20.12%) Managing Consultant
8 44 (13.21%) SAP FI Analyst
9 28 (8.41%) SAP PLM Consultant
10 26 (7.81%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 26 (7.81%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
11 25 (7.51%) Functional Consultant
12 24 (7.21%) Financial Analyst
12 24 (7.21%) SAP PM Consultant
12 24 (7.21%) SAP Support
13 22 (6.61%) Architect
13 22 (6.61%) SAP Manager
14 21 (6.31%) SAP Support Analyst
14 21 (6.31%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (8.71%) BAPI
1 29 (8.71%) IDoc
2 20 (6.01%) SAP Fiori
3 11 (3.30%) SAP PI
4 8 (2.40%) CSS
4 8 (2.40%) XML
5 7 (2.10%) .NET
5 7 (2.10%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.10%) Classic ASP
5 7 (2.10%) J2EE
5 7 (2.10%) Middleware
5 7 (2.10%) SOAP
5 7 (2.10%) WinForms
6 6 (1.80%) SAPUI5
7 4 (1.20%) MDX
8 3 (0.90%) EDI
9 2 (0.60%) SAP Business Workflow
10 1 (0.30%) HTML5
10 1 (0.30%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.30%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.11%) Social Media
2 11 (3.30%) FMCG
2 11 (3.30%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (3.30%) Life Science
3 9 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.10%) CMDB
5 7 (2.10%) User Experience
6 6 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.30%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.10%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.30%) Linux
2 1 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (26.43%) ERP
2 76 (22.82%) SAP Implementation
3 60 (18.02%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (15.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (14.71%) Presales
6 42 (12.61%) Risk Management
7 39 (11.71%) Coaching
8 38 (11.41%) Analytics
8 38 (11.41%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 36 (10.81%) Configuration Management
10 31 (9.31%) Project Management
11 29 (8.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (8.41%) CAD
12 28 (8.41%) Document Management
12 28 (8.41%) EAM
12 28 (8.41%) PLM
13 24 (7.21%) Procure-to-Pay
14 22 (6.61%) Business Development
14 22 (6.61%) Logistics
15 18 (5.41%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.71%) ABAP
2 17 (5.11%) SQL
3 8 (2.40%) Java
4 7 (2.10%) C#
4 7 (2.10%) C++
4 7 (2.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (2.10%) PHP
4 7 (2.10%) PL/SQL
4 7 (2.10%) VB
4 7 (2.10%) VB.NET
4 7 (2.10%) VB6
4 7 (2.10%) VBScript
5 6 (1.80%) Python
6 3 (0.90%) C
7 2 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (4.50%) Degree
2 10 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.40%) ACCA
3 8 (2.40%) CIMA
4 7 (2.10%) CCA
5 5 (1.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.60%) ISEB
7 2 (0.60%) MBA
7 2 (0.60%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.30%) QA
2 8 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.60%) PMO
Systems Management
1 7 (2.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 333 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (5.11%) Adaptive Insights
3 15 (4.50%) Workday
4 14 (4.20%) Hyperion
5 10 (3.00%) Oracle
6 9 (2.70%) OpenText
7 7 (2.10%) Autodesk
7 7 (2.10%) Birst
7 7 (2.10%) webMethods
8 6 (1.80%) SnapLogic
9 5 (1.50%) Ariba
10 2 (0.60%) ReadSoft
11 1 (0.30%) Epicor
11 1 (0.30%) IBM
11 1 (0.30%) Infor
11 1 (0.30%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.30%) Sage
11 1 (0.30%) Sybase