Period
to 22 August 2017

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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 612 600
Rank change year-on-year +48 -12 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 793 802 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.41% 0.42%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.14% 5.79% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 470 552 694
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,375 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £81,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.28% -5.91% +1.85%

SAP FI is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12919 13852 15828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.34% 7.03% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9341 10643 12432
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 August 2017.

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 22 August 2017. 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 +32 719 £60,000 +9.09% 23
UK excluding London -39 411 £55,000 +6.28% 14
London +127 274 £60,000 - 8
South East +155 177 £60,000 - 3
North of England -44 103 £55,000 +14.58% 5
Midlands +27 68 £50,000 -25.93% 3
North West -73 66 £55,000 +15.79% 4
West Midlands +50 52 £55,000 +30.95% 3
East of England -120 41 £45,000 -14.29% 2
Yorkshire +41 35 £51,250 -5.53% 1
East Midlands -4 14 £47,500 -32.14%
Scotland -4 9 £50,000 -9.09%
South West -56 9 £72,500 +61.11% 1
Wales +11 6 £50,000 +33.33%
North East +15 2 £55,000 +10.00%

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing SAP FI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAP FI.

1 793 (100.00%) SAP
2 741 (93.44%) SAP CO
3 736 (92.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 470 (59.27%) Finance
5 164 (20.68%) SAP S/4HANA
6 120 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 112 (14.12%) SAP MM
8 103 (12.99%) SAP HANA
9 101 (12.74%) SAP SD
10 87 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
11 86 (10.84%) SAP Implementation
12 85 (10.72%) Manufacturing
13 81 (10.21%) GAP Analysis
14 79 (9.96%) SAP BW
15 74 (9.33%) ERP
16 72 (9.08%) Continuous Improvement
17 68 (8.58%) Record to Report
18 66 (8.32%) General Ledger
18 66 (8.32%) Business Analysis
19 59 (7.44%) ABAP
19 59 (7.44%) SAP BPC
20 58 (7.31%) Business Process Analysis
21 55 (6.94%) System Testing
22 50 (6.31%) Integration Testing
23 48 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
23 48 (6.05%) SAP FSCM
24 46 (5.80%) SAP HR
25 45 (5.67%) Mentoring
26 44 (5.55%) Project Management
27 42 (5.30%) SLA

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 13 (1.64%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.13%) CMS
2 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (0.88%) Autodesk Inventor
2 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 741 (93.44%) SAP CO
2 736 (92.81%) SAP FI/CO
3 164 (20.68%) SAP S/4HANA
4 112 (14.12%) SAP MM
5 101 (12.74%) SAP SD
6 59 (7.44%) SAP BPC
7 48 (6.05%) SAP FSCM
8 46 (5.80%) SAP HR
9 39 (4.92%) SAP PP
10 36 (4.54%) SAP PM
11 35 (4.41%) SAP PS
12 28 (3.53%) SAP WM
13 27 (3.40%) SAP FI-AP
14 24 (3.03%) SAP FI-AR
14 24 (3.03%) SAP QM
15 21 (2.65%) SAP SRM
16 20 (2.52%) SAP CRM
17 18 (2.27%) SAP HCM
18 16 (2.02%) Maximo
18 16 (2.02%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.66%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (12.99%) SAP HANA
2 79 (9.96%) SAP BW
3 23 (2.90%) GIS
4 21 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
5 17 (2.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 11 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.13%) QlikView
8 8 (1.01%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.01%) SQL Server
9 6 (0.76%) Big Data
10 5 (0.63%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (0.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 4 (0.50%) OLTP
11 4 (0.50%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle Smart View
12 2 (0.25%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.13%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 5 (0.63%) LSMW
2 2 (0.25%) JIRA
3 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 470 (59.27%) Finance
2 85 (10.72%) Manufacturing
3 66 (8.32%) General Ledger
4 40 (5.04%) Legal
5 26 (3.28%) Retail
6 17 (2.14%) Banking
7 16 (2.02%) Publishing
8 11 (1.39%) German Language
8 11 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.88%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.63%) Automotive
11 5 (0.63%) Billing
12 4 (0.50%) Back Office
12 4 (0.50%) French Language
12 4 (0.50%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.38%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.38%) Marketing
13 3 (0.38%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 360 (45.40%) Consultant
2 353 (44.51%) SAP Consultant
3 253 (31.90%) SAP FI Consultant
4 242 (30.52%) SAP CO Consultant
4 242 (30.52%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 210 (26.48%) Analyst
6 206 (25.98%) SAP Analyst
7 149 (18.79%) SAP FI Analyst
8 79 (9.96%) Business Analyst
8 79 (9.96%) SAP Business Analyst
9 63 (7.94%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 60 (7.57%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 60 (7.57%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
10 60 (7.57%) SAP Support
11 53 (6.68%) SAP Manager
12 36 (4.54%) Architect
12 36 (4.54%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 36 (4.54%) Senior Consultant
12 36 (4.54%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 34 (4.29%) Managing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.29%) SAP CO-PA
2 32 (4.04%) IDoc
3 25 (3.15%) BAPI
4 23 (2.90%) SAP Fiori
5 9 (1.13%) EDI
6 5 (0.63%) Middleware
6 5 (0.63%) SAPUI5
7 3 (0.38%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.25%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.25%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (0.25%) XML
9 1 (0.13%) .NET
9 1 (0.13%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 87 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.79%) FMCG
3 32 (4.04%) NHS
4 19 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.13%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.63%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.38%) User Experience
10 2 (0.25%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.13%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (15.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 86 (10.84%) SAP Implementation
3 81 (10.21%) GAP Analysis
4 74 (9.33%) ERP
5 72 (9.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 68 (8.58%) Record to Report
7 66 (8.32%) Business Analysis
8 58 (7.31%) Business Process Analysis
9 55 (6.94%) System Testing
10 50 (6.31%) Integration Testing
11 48 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
12 45 (5.67%) Mentoring
13 44 (5.55%) Project Management
14 41 (5.17%) Change Management
14 41 (5.17%) Migration
15 40 (5.04%) Coaching
15 40 (5.04%) Data Migration
16 39 (4.92%) Customer Requirements
17 37 (4.67%) Risk Management
18 36 (4.54%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 59 (7.44%) ABAP
2 11 (1.39%) SQL
3 8 (1.01%) T-SQL
4 5 (0.63%) C
5 3 (0.38%) Java
5 3 (0.38%) VBA
6 2 (0.25%) R
7 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (5.17%) Degree
2 34 (4.29%) CCA
3 28 (3.53%) ACCA
4 26 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 24 (3.03%) CIMA
6 19 (2.40%) SC Cleared
7 17 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.01%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (0.50%) CPIM
10 4 (0.50%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.38%) MBA
12 1 (0.13%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.30%) SLA
2 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.88%) PMO
4 5 (0.63%) QA
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 793 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (3.53%) Ariba
3 13 (1.64%) Oracle
4 9 (1.13%) Pegasus
5 6 (0.76%) Cognos
6 5 (0.63%) Remedy
7 4 (0.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (0.38%) Syclo
9 2 (0.25%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.13%) CA
10 1 (0.13%) Epicor
10 1 (0.13%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.13%) Informatica
10 1 (0.13%) Sage
10 1 (0.13%) Siebel
10 1 (0.13%) Teradata
10 1 (0.13%) webMethods