Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 547 603 635
Rank change year-on-year +56 +32 -86
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 840 773 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.41% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 6.41% 5.88% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 469 533 624
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £42,900 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,500 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.59% -1.90% -

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 13112 13152 15429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.47% 6.94% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9314 9972 12045
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,375 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.96% +3.06% -

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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Top 16 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 23 October 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 +57 752 £60,000 +9.09% 7
UK excluding London -25 428 £58,500 +13.59% 4
London +109 292 £60,000 - 3
South East +124 179 £60,000 -
North of England -41 99 £53,750 +13.16% 1
Midlands +8 85 £65,000 -3.70% 2
North West -51 72 £55,000 +17.02% 1
West Midlands +38 62 £85,000 +75.26% 1
East of England -52 39 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Yorkshire +36 25 £50,000 -11.11%
East Midlands -9 18 £50,000 -25.93% 1
South West -26 15 £70,000 +55.56%
Wales +20 10 £50,000 +14.29%
Scotland -35 3 £51,250 -6.82%
North East +22 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 840 (100.00%) SAP
2 792 (94.29%) SAP CO
3 780 (92.86%) SAP FI/CO
4 535 (63.69%) Finance
5 223 (26.55%) SAP S/4HANA
6 117 (13.93%) Manufacturing
7 103 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 94 (11.19%) SAP Implementation
9 93 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
10 92 (10.95%) SAP HANA
10 92 (10.95%) SAP MM
11 85 (10.12%) ERP
12 81 (9.64%) SAP SD
13 80 (9.52%) Record to Report
14 76 (9.05%) SAP BW
15 70 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
16 69 (8.21%) GAP Analysis
17 63 (7.50%) Degree
18 62 (7.38%) General Ledger
19 59 (7.02%) ABAP
20 57 (6.79%) Project Management
21 54 (6.43%) Integration Testing
22 53 (6.31%) System Testing
23 52 (6.19%) SAP BPC
23 52 (6.19%) SLA
24 48 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
25 45 (5.36%) Migration
25 45 (5.36%) Coaching
26 44 (5.24%) SAP FSCM
26 44 (5.24%) Change Management

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 6 (0.71%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 15 (1.79%) Autodesk Inventor
2 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 792 (94.29%) SAP CO
2 780 (92.86%) SAP FI/CO
3 223 (26.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 92 (10.95%) SAP MM
5 81 (9.64%) SAP SD
6 52 (6.19%) SAP BPC
7 44 (5.24%) SAP FSCM
8 43 (5.12%) SAP HR
9 38 (4.52%) SAP PM
10 36 (4.29%) SAP PS
11 32 (3.81%) SAP PP
12 22 (2.62%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 19 (2.26%) SAP ERP
13 19 (2.26%) SAP HCM
14 18 (2.14%) SAP R/3
15 17 (2.02%) SAP FI-AP
15 17 (2.02%) SAP WM
16 15 (1.79%) SAP GTS
17 14 (1.67%) SAP FI-AR
18 13 (1.55%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.74%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (10.95%) SAP HANA
2 76 (9.05%) SAP BW
3 23 (2.74%) GIS
4 15 (1.79%) QlikView
5 14 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (1.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 8 (0.95%) Big Data
8 4 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (0.48%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle Smart View
9 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.12%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
General
1 535 (63.69%) Finance
2 117 (13.93%) Manufacturing
3 62 (7.38%) General Ledger
4 44 (5.24%) Retail
5 39 (4.64%) Legal
6 27 (3.21%) Banking
7 15 (1.79%) Aerospace
7 15 (1.79%) Publishing
8 13 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.31%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.19%) German Language
11 5 (0.60%) Automotive
12 4 (0.48%) Back Office
12 4 (0.48%) French Language
12 4 (0.48%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 377 (44.88%) Consultant
2 371 (44.17%) SAP Consultant
3 257 (30.60%) SAP FI Consultant
4 241 (28.69%) SAP CO Consultant
4 241 (28.69%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 193 (22.98%) Analyst
6 189 (22.50%) SAP Analyst
7 146 (17.38%) SAP FI Analyst
8 89 (10.60%) Business Analyst
8 89 (10.60%) SAP Business Analyst
9 75 (8.93%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 74 (8.81%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 74 (8.81%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 58 (6.90%) SAP Manager
12 48 (5.71%) SAP Support
13 44 (5.24%) Architect
13 44 (5.24%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
14 42 (5.00%) SAP Architect
15 41 (4.88%) SAP Financial Consultant
15 41 (4.88%) SAP Financial Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.17%) IDoc
2 34 (4.05%) SAP CO-PA
3 23 (2.74%) BAPI
4 19 (2.26%) SAP Fiori
5 9 (1.07%) SAP XI
6 6 (0.71%) SAPUI5
7 5 (0.60%) EDI
8 2 (0.24%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.24%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.24%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.24%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.12%) .NET
9 1 (0.12%) Middleware
9 1 (0.12%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.64%) FMCG
3 32 (3.81%) NHS
4 20 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (1.43%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.31%) Virtual Team
8 7 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.71%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.60%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.36%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 94 (11.19%) SAP Implementation
3 85 (10.12%) ERP
4 80 (9.52%) Record to Report
5 70 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 69 (8.21%) GAP Analysis
7 57 (6.79%) Project Management
8 54 (6.43%) Integration Testing
9 53 (6.31%) System Testing
10 48 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
11 45 (5.36%) Coaching
11 45 (5.36%) Migration
12 44 (5.24%) Change Management
13 39 (4.64%) Business Analysis
13 39 (4.64%) Data Migration
14 38 (4.52%) Presales
15 37 (4.40%) Customer Requirements
16 36 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (4.29%) Risk Management
17 34 (4.05%) Business Process Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (7.02%) ABAP
2 5 (0.60%) SQL
3 4 (0.48%) C
4 3 (0.36%) Java
4 3 (0.36%) VBA
5 2 (0.24%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.12%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (7.50%) Degree
2 31 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.21%) CCA
4 22 (2.62%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.38%) ACCA
5 20 (2.38%) CIMA
6 11 (1.31%) Master's Degree
7 8 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (0.95%) CPIM
7 8 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.60%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.19%) SLA
2 9 (1.07%) QA
3 6 (0.71%) PMO
4 4 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.36%) GxP
6 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 840 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (3.10%) Ariba
3 9 (1.07%) Cognos
4 7 (0.83%) Pegasus
5 6 (0.71%) Oracle
6 4 (0.48%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.24%) hybris
7 2 (0.24%) Remedy
8 1 (0.12%) CA
8 1 (0.12%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.12%) Informatica
8 1 (0.12%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.12%) OpenText
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.12%) Samsung
8 1 (0.12%) Teradata
8 1 (0.12%) webMethods