Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 661 592 620
Rank change year-on-year -69 +28 -94
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 581 718 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.20% 6.03% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 315 485 586
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -0.90%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -1.87%

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 13,837 11,902 14,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.85% 6.77% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,146 8,936 11,112
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £78,750
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 21 February 2018.

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 21 February 2018. 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 -77 498 £60,000 +9.09% 22
UK excluding London -84 334 £52,500 -4.55% 17
London -8 156 £65,000 +4.00% 6
South East -22 140 £52,500 -4.55% 6
North of England -62 71 £52,500 - 4
North West -16 63 £52,500 -2.33% 4
Midlands +6 59 £70,000 +27.27% 3
West Midlands +1 46 £70,000 +27.27% 2
East of England -14 36 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South West +1 14 £65,000 - 1
Scotland -48 13 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands -21 10 £60,750 +10.45% 1
Yorkshire -40 8 £52,500 +5.00%
Wales +10 4 £87,500 +75.00%
Northern Ireland -17 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 581 (100.00%) SAP
2 544 (93.63%) SAP CO
3 536 (92.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 428 (73.67%) Finance
5 176 (30.29%) SAP S/4HANA
6 133 (22.89%) Manufacturing
7 102 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 77 (13.25%) Degree
9 74 (12.74%) SAP Implementation
10 69 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
11 68 (11.70%) SAP MM
12 67 (11.53%) ERP
13 61 (10.50%) Retail
14 51 (8.78%) Logistics
15 50 (8.61%) General Ledger
15 50 (8.61%) SAP SD
15 50 (8.61%) Project Management
15 50 (8.61%) Presales
16 48 (8.26%) Coaching
16 48 (8.26%) SAP HANA
17 43 (7.40%) Record to Report
17 43 (7.40%) SAP PS
17 43 (7.40%) SAP BW
18 41 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
18 41 (7.06%) SAP PM
19 40 (6.88%) IDoc
20 38 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
20 38 (6.54%) Change Management
21 37 (6.37%) GAP Analysis
21 37 (6.37%) SAP HR

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 (0.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 24 (4.13%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 544 (93.63%) SAP CO
2 536 (92.25%) SAP FI/CO
3 176 (30.29%) SAP S/4HANA
4 68 (11.70%) SAP MM
5 50 (8.61%) SAP SD
6 43 (7.40%) SAP PS
7 41 (7.06%) SAP PM
8 37 (6.37%) SAP HR
9 31 (5.34%) SAP BPC
10 29 (4.99%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 29 (4.99%) SAP FSCM
10 29 (4.99%) SAP R/3
11 24 (4.13%) SAP GTS
12 18 (3.10%) SAP FI-AP
13 17 (2.93%) SAP ERP
14 15 (2.58%) SAP FI-AR
14 15 (2.58%) SAP PP
15 12 (2.07%) SAP WM
16 10 (1.72%) SAP QM
17 8 (1.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.26%) SAP HANA
2 43 (7.40%) SAP BW
3 31 (5.34%) GIS
4 11 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 6 (1.03%) QlikView
6 5 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (0.69%) Big Data
7 4 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 1 (0.17%) MS Access
General
1 428 (73.67%) Finance
2 133 (22.89%) Manufacturing
3 61 (10.50%) Retail
4 50 (8.61%) General Ledger
5 33 (5.68%) Publishing
6 29 (4.99%) Banking
7 28 (4.82%) Legal
8 24 (4.13%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.55%) German Language
10 8 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.20%) Automotive
12 4 (0.69%) Billing
13 2 (0.34%) Electronics
13 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 318 (54.73%) Consultant
2 312 (53.70%) SAP Consultant
3 222 (38.21%) SAP FI Consultant
4 213 (36.66%) SAP CO Consultant
4 213 (36.66%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 105 (18.07%) Analyst
5 105 (18.07%) SAP Analyst
6 85 (14.63%) SAP FI Analyst
7 40 (6.88%) Architect
7 40 (6.88%) SAP Architect
8 34 (5.85%) SAP Support
9 33 (5.68%) SAP Financial Consultant
9 33 (5.68%) SAP Solutions Architect
9 33 (5.68%) Solutions Architect
10 31 (5.34%) Business Analyst
10 31 (5.34%) SAP Business Analyst
10 31 (5.34%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 31 (5.34%) Senior Consultant
10 31 (5.34%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 28 (4.82%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.88%) IDoc
2 31 (5.34%) BAPI
3 14 (2.41%) SAP Fiori
4 11 (1.89%) SAP CO-PA
5 6 (1.03%) SAP XI
6 3 (0.52%) SAP ALE
6 3 (0.52%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.34%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.34%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.17%) Middleware
8 1 (0.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.65%) FMCG
3 15 (2.58%) Virtual Team
4 11 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 9 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.52%) Replication
10 1 (0.17%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.69%) Windows
2 2 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (17.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 74 (12.74%) SAP Implementation
3 67 (11.53%) ERP
4 51 (8.78%) Logistics
5 50 (8.61%) Presales
5 50 (8.61%) Project Management
6 48 (8.26%) Coaching
7 43 (7.40%) Record to Report
8 41 (7.06%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (6.54%) Change Management
10 37 (6.37%) GAP Analysis
11 35 (6.02%) Integration Testing
12 33 (5.68%) ITIL
13 31 (5.34%) CAD
13 31 (5.34%) Document Management
14 29 (4.99%) Configuration Management
15 28 (4.82%) Cash Management
16 26 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (4.48%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 30 (5.16%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 77 (13.25%) Degree
2 19 (3.27%) ACCA
2 19 (3.27%) CCA
2 19 (3.27%) CIMA
2 19 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.38%) AAT
4 8 (1.38%) CPIM
5 7 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.03%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.52%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.34%) CFA
8 2 (0.34%) CISA
8 2 (0.34%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.48%) SLA
2 13 (2.24%) QA
3 5 (0.86%) GxP
3 5 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.69%) PMO
5 3 (0.52%) IFRS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 581 (100.00%) SAP
2 12 (2.07%) Pegasus
3 10 (1.72%) Cognos
4 9 (1.55%) OpenText
5 6 (1.03%) Oracle
5 6 (1.03%) Sage
6 5 (0.86%) Ariba
7 4 (0.69%) hybris
8 1 (0.17%) HP
8 1 (0.17%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.17%) IBM
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.17%) Samsung