Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 942 651 772
Rank change year-on-year -291 +121 +50
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 119 67 314
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.83% 2.27% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 85 32 156
10th Percentile £50,500 £42,300 £48,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £51,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £66,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.83% +9.09%
75th Percentile £78,750 £71,875 £77,500
90th Percentile £94,000 £86,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +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 6,487 2,951 7,809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.00% 5.43% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,306 2,181 5,579
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.73% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +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 26 November 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
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 FI within the UK over the 6 months to 26 November 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 -282 98 £66,500 +1.14% 9
London -212 47 £70,000 +5.26%
UK excluding London -217 46 £65,000 +4.00% 8
Work from Home -238 37 £67,750 +4.23%
Midlands -87 25 £65,000 -3.70% 1
East Midlands - 19 £72,500 - 1
South East -160 11 £72,250 +20.42%
West Midlands -86 6 £61,000 -9.63%
North of England -135 6 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Yorkshire -87 5 £52,500 -
East of England -114 2 £61,250 -9.26% 5
North West -96 1 £37,500 -23.08% 2
Wales - 1 £70,000 -
South West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 119 (100.00%) SAP
2 100 (84.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 100 (84.03%) SAP CO
3 74 (62.18%) Finance
4 66 (55.46%) SAP S/4HANA
5 47 (39.50%) Social Skills
6 38 (31.93%) ERP
7 21 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
8 20 (16.81%) Degree
9 18 (15.13%) Process Improvement
9 18 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (13.45%) ABAP
11 16 (13.45%) SAP BW
11 16 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (12.61%) Migration
13 14 (11.76%) Order to Cash
13 14 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
14 13 (10.92%) SAP ERP
14 13 (10.92%) SAP BPC
14 13 (10.92%) SAP MM
14 13 (10.92%) SQL
14 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (10.08%) Project Management
15 12 (10.08%) SAP HANA
15 12 (10.08%) Power BI
15 12 (10.08%) Power Platform
16 11 (9.24%) Greenfield Project
16 11 (9.24%) Collaborative Working
16 11 (9.24%) Data Migration

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 (0.84%) Confluence
1 1 (0.84%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 100 (84.03%) SAP CO
1 100 (84.03%) SAP FI/CO
2 66 (55.46%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (10.92%) SAP BPC
3 13 (10.92%) SAP ERP
3 13 (10.92%) SAP MM
4 6 (5.04%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (4.20%) SAP FSCM
6 4 (3.36%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (3.36%) SAP BRIM
6 4 (3.36%) SAP GRC
6 4 (3.36%) SAP MDG
6 4 (3.36%) SAP SD
7 2 (1.68%) HFM
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.84%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.84%) SAP Bank Analyzer
8 1 (0.84%) SAP FI-AP
8 1 (0.84%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.08%) Power Platform
2 7 (5.88%) Azure
3 3 (2.52%) SaaS
4 2 (1.68%) AWS
5 1 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.45%) SAP BW
2 12 (10.08%) Power BI
2 12 (10.08%) SAP HANA
3 5 (4.20%) Tableau
4 4 (3.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 3 (2.52%) Lumira
6 2 (1.68%) Big Data
6 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.84%) DB2
7 1 (0.84%) Informix
7 1 (0.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 74 (62.18%) Finance
2 47 (39.50%) Social Skills
3 10 (8.40%) General Ledger
3 10 (8.40%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.88%) Banking
6 5 (4.20%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (3.36%) Marketing
8 3 (2.52%) Billing
8 3 (2.52%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (2.52%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.52%) Retail
9 2 (1.68%) Games
9 2 (1.68%) Legal
9 2 (1.68%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.84%) Automotive
10 1 (0.84%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (36.13%) Consultant
2 39 (32.77%) SAP Consultant
3 28 (23.53%) SAP FI Consultant
4 27 (22.69%) SAP CO Consultant
4 27 (22.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 19 (15.97%) Architect
6 16 (13.45%) SAP Architect
7 15 (12.61%) Analyst
8 12 (10.08%) SAP Analyst
8 12 (10.08%) SAP Support
9 9 (7.56%) SAP FI Analyst
9 9 (7.56%) SAP Financial Consultant
9 9 (7.56%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (7.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 9 (7.56%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (6.72%) SAP Manager
10 8 (6.72%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
11 7 (5.88%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 7 (5.88%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 6 (5.04%) SAP Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.04%) EDI
2 5 (4.20%) SAP Fiori
3 4 (3.36%) RESTful
4 3 (2.52%) Web Services
5 2 (1.68%) SAP Smart Forms
5 2 (1.68%) SOAP
6 1 (0.84%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.84%) BAPI
6 1 (0.84%) HTML
6 1 (0.84%) HTML5
6 1 (0.84%) IDoc
6 1 (0.84%) jQuery
6 1 (0.84%) REST
6 1 (0.84%) SAP ALE
6 1 (0.84%) SAP TM
6 1 (0.84%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.84%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.04%) FMCG
2 6 (5.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.36%) Legacy Systems
3 4 (3.36%) Social Media
4 2 (1.68%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.84%) Life Science
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.84%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.93%) ERP
2 21 (17.65%) SAP Implementation
3 18 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (15.13%) Process Improvement
4 17 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (13.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (12.61%) Migration
7 14 (11.76%) Order to Cash
7 14 (11.76%) Procure-to-Pay
8 13 (10.92%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (10.08%) Project Management
10 11 (9.24%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (9.24%) Data Migration
11 10 (8.40%) Analytics
11 10 (8.40%) Project Delivery
11 10 (8.40%) Record to Report
12 9 (7.56%) Business Analysis
12 9 (7.56%) Data Analytics
13 8 (6.72%) Accounts Payable
14 7 (5.88%) Accounts Receivable
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.45%) ABAP
2 13 (10.92%) SQL
3 5 (4.20%) Python
4 3 (2.52%) C
5 2 (1.68%) Java
5 2 (1.68%) SAPscript
5 2 (1.68%) VBA
6 1 (0.84%) C++
6 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.81%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) SAP Certification
3 5 (4.20%) CCA
3 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.36%) CISA
4 4 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.84%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) GRC
2 5 (4.20%) QA
2 5 (4.20%) SLA
3 3 (2.52%) IFRS
Vendors
1 119 (100.00%) SAP
2 11 (9.24%) Oracle
3 9 (7.56%) Alteryx
4 8 (6.72%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.20%) Concur
6 3 (2.52%) Ariba
6 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.68%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.68%) Reuters
7 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.84%) Adobe
8 1 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.84%) ReadSoft
8 1 (0.84%) Sybase