Period
to 30 July 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 883 607 769
Rank change year-on-year -276 +162 +73
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 111 190 347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.96% 4.62% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 82 128 173
10th Percentile £43,875 £42,500 £45,750
25th Percentile £52,000 £48,000 £51,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,750 £101,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +9.52%

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 5,659 4,114 8,595
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.98% 6.00% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3,866 3,034 6,109
10th Percentile £33,618 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,938 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

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 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Top 13 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 30 July 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 -248 89 £62,500 +8.70% 15
UK excluding London -228 50 £52,500 -8.70% 8
London -135 36 £68,500 +19.13% 9
Work from Home -232 36 £65,000 +4.00% 3
South East -104 18 £65,000 +8.33% 4
Midlands -75 16 £53,750 -10.42%
East Midlands - 12 £60,000 -
North of England -101 10 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
East of England -65 5 £52,500 -19.23% 1
North West -83 4 £58,000 +22.11% 1
West Midlands -91 3 £47,500 -20.83%
South West -76 2 £85,000 -15.00%

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 92 (82.88%) SAP CO
3 91 (81.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 62 (55.86%) Finance
5 54 (48.65%) SAP S/4HANA
6 38 (34.23%) Social Skills
7 22 (19.82%) ERP
8 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (15.32%) SAP HANA
9 16 (14.41%) Retail
10 12 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (10.81%) Process Improvement
11 11 (9.91%) Degree
12 10 (9.01%) SAP Implementation
12 10 (9.01%) SAP Fiori
12 10 (9.01%) ABAP
13 9 (8.11%) Migration
13 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
13 9 (8.11%) FMCG
14 8 (7.21%) SAP BPC
14 8 (7.21%) SAP BW
15 7 (6.31%) SAP MM
15 7 (6.31%) Scrum
15 7 (6.31%) Power BI
15 7 (6.31%) Power Platform
15 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (6.31%) Time Management
16 6 (5.41%) Coaching

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 (0.90%) Confluence
1 1 (0.90%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 92 (82.88%) SAP CO
2 91 (81.98%) SAP FI/CO
3 54 (48.65%) SAP S/4HANA
4 8 (7.21%) SAP BPC
5 7 (6.31%) SAP MM
6 5 (4.50%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (4.50%) SAP ERP
6 5 (4.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (3.60%) SAP FI-CA
7 4 (3.60%) SAP SD
7 4 (3.60%) SAP SRM
8 3 (2.70%) Movex
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (1.80%) SAP BRIM
9 2 (1.80%) SAP FI-AP
9 2 (1.80%) SAP FSCM
9 2 (1.80%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (1.80%) SAP MDG
9 2 (1.80%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Power Platform
2 3 (2.70%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SAP HANA
2 8 (7.21%) SAP BW
3 7 (6.31%) Power BI
4 5 (4.50%) Tableau
5 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 62 (55.86%) Finance
2 38 (34.23%) Social Skills
3 16 (14.41%) Retail
4 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.41%) Banking
5 6 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 6 (5.41%) Marketing
6 5 (4.50%) Billing
6 5 (4.50%) General Ledger
6 5 (4.50%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (2.70%) Influencing Skills
7 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.80%) Documentation Skills
8 2 (1.80%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.90%) German Language
9 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (44.14%) Consultant
2 46 (41.44%) SAP Consultant
3 37 (33.33%) SAP FI Consultant
4 35 (31.53%) SAP CO Consultant
4 35 (31.53%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 14 (12.61%) Analyst
6 12 (10.81%) Architect
6 12 (10.81%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (9.91%) SAP Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) SAP Architect
8 10 (9.01%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 9 (8.11%) SAP FI Analyst
9 9 (8.11%) SAP Support
10 8 (7.21%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
11 7 (6.31%) SAP Financial Consultant
11 7 (6.31%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 7 (6.31%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 6 (5.41%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
13 5 (4.50%) Business Analyst
13 5 (4.50%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.01%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (1.80%) SAPUI5
2 2 (1.80%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.90%) .NET
3 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.90%) BAPI
3 1 (0.90%) EDI
3 1 (0.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.90%) HTML5
3 1 (0.90%) IDoc
3 1 (0.90%) jQuery
3 1 (0.90%) REST
3 1 (0.90%) RESTful
3 1 (0.90%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.90%) SAP Smart Forms
3 1 (0.90%) SAP TM
3 1 (0.90%) SOAP
3 1 (0.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) FMCG
2 4 (3.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.80%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (0.90%) Life Science
5 1 (0.90%) PMI
5 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) ERP
2 17 (15.32%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (10.81%) Process Improvement
4 10 (9.01%) SAP Implementation
5 9 (8.11%) Collaborative Working
5 9 (8.11%) Migration
5 9 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.31%) Scrum
6 7 (6.31%) Time Management
7 6 (5.41%) Analytics
7 6 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.41%) Coaching
7 6 (5.41%) Presales
7 6 (5.41%) Project Delivery
7 6 (5.41%) Project Management
7 6 (5.41%) Requirements Gathering
7 6 (5.41%) Scenario Testing
7 6 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.01%) ABAP
2 5 (4.50%) SQL
3 3 (2.70%) C
4 2 (1.80%) Java
5 1 (0.90%) C++
5 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.90%) Python
5 1 (0.90%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) Degree
2 5 (4.50%) CCA
3 4 (3.60%) ACCA
3 4 (3.60%) CIMA
3 4 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.80%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.90%) CBAP
5 1 (0.90%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.80%) GRC
3 1 (0.90%) IFRS
3 1 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) SLA
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (5.41%) Concur
2 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.41%) Oracle
3 5 (4.50%) Alteryx
4 3 (2.70%) Ariba
4 3 (2.70%) JD Edwards
4 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.80%) Adobe
6 1 (0.90%) Cognos
6 1 (0.90%) OpenText
6 1 (0.90%) Reuters
6 1 (0.90%) TIBCO