Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 561 594 630
Rank change year-on-year +33 +36 -77
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 831 755 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.96% 5.83% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 462 521 640
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -2.65%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £73,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.80% -1.90% -2.78%

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 13942 12949 15085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.74% 6.84% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9827 9758 11748
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.91% +3.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +48 744 £60,000 +9.09% 16
UK excluding London +3 443 £55,000 +6.80% 13
London +89 275 £62,500 +4.17% 2
South East +131 194 £60,000 - 4
North of England -23 107 £52,500 +10.53% 6
North West -62 88 £53,750 +14.36% 6
Midlands +15 81 £66,250 +15.22% 1
West Midlands +45 62 £85,000 +54.55% 1
East of England -22 38 £44,400 -19.27% 2
Yorkshire +28 17 £50,000 -
South West -12 17 £65,000 +44.44%
East Midlands -11 14 £53,500 -10.83%
Wales +25 9 £50,000 +14.29%
North East +6 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Scotland -35 2 £52,500 -27.59%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 831 (100.00%) SAP
2 781 (93.98%) SAP CO
3 769 (92.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 523 (62.94%) Finance
5 233 (28.04%) SAP S/4HANA
6 137 (16.49%) Manufacturing
7 117 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 95 (11.43%) SAP MM
8 95 (11.43%) SAP Implementation
9 91 (10.95%) SAP HANA
10 86 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
11 83 (9.99%) ERP
12 81 (9.75%) SAP SD
13 80 (9.63%) Degree
14 75 (9.03%) SAP BW
14 75 (9.03%) Record to Report
15 65 (7.82%) GAP Analysis
16 60 (7.22%) General Ledger
17 58 (6.98%) ABAP
18 55 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
19 52 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
20 51 (6.14%) Retail
21 49 (5.90%) Project Management
21 49 (5.90%) Coaching
22 48 (5.78%) Presales
22 48 (5.78%) SLA
23 47 (5.66%) Integration Testing
23 47 (5.66%) SAP BPC
24 45 (5.42%) System Testing
24 45 (5.42%) 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 (0.72%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 19 (2.29%) Autodesk Inventor
2 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 781 (93.98%) SAP CO
2 769 (92.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 233 (28.04%) SAP S/4HANA
4 95 (11.43%) SAP MM
5 81 (9.75%) SAP SD
6 47 (5.66%) SAP BPC
7 44 (5.29%) SAP PM
8 41 (4.93%) SAP HR
9 37 (4.45%) SAP FSCM
10 36 (4.33%) SAP PS
11 32 (3.85%) SAP PP
12 24 (2.89%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 22 (2.65%) SAP FI-AP
13 22 (2.65%) SAP R/3
14 19 (2.29%) SAP GTS
15 18 (2.17%) SAP FI-AR
15 18 (2.17%) SAP HCM
16 17 (2.05%) SAP ERP
16 17 (2.05%) SAP WM
17 13 (1.56%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.41%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (10.95%) SAP HANA
2 75 (9.03%) SAP BW
3 27 (3.25%) GIS
4 15 (1.81%) QlikView
5 11 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 9 (1.08%) Big Data
7 8 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.24%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.12%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
10 1 (0.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.24%) JIRA
2 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
General
1 523 (62.94%) Finance
2 137 (16.49%) Manufacturing
3 60 (7.22%) General Ledger
4 51 (6.14%) Retail
5 37 (4.45%) Legal
6 33 (3.97%) Banking
7 19 (2.29%) Aerospace
8 16 (1.93%) Publishing
9 11 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 9 (1.08%) German Language
10 9 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.96%) Automotive
12 4 (0.48%) Back Office
12 4 (0.48%) French Language
13 3 (0.36%) Billing
13 3 (0.36%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.36%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.36%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.24%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 364 (43.80%) Consultant
2 361 (43.44%) SAP Consultant
3 251 (30.20%) SAP FI Consultant
4 236 (28.40%) SAP CO Consultant
4 236 (28.40%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 200 (24.07%) Analyst
6 198 (23.83%) SAP Analyst
7 154 (18.53%) SAP FI Analyst
8 83 (9.99%) Business Analyst
8 83 (9.99%) SAP Business Analyst
9 70 (8.42%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 69 (8.30%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 69 (8.30%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 55 (6.62%) SAP Manager
12 50 (6.02%) Architect
13 48 (5.78%) SAP Architect
14 45 (5.42%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
15 44 (5.29%) SAP Support
16 43 (5.17%) SAP Solutions Architect
16 43 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.69%) IDoc
2 27 (3.25%) BAPI
2 27 (3.25%) SAP CO-PA
3 19 (2.29%) SAP Fiori
4 8 (0.96%) SAP XI
5 6 (0.72%) SAPUI5
6 4 (0.48%) EDI
6 4 (0.48%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.24%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.24%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.24%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.12%) .NET
8 1 (0.12%) Middleware
8 1 (0.12%) SAP Core Interface
8 1 (0.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.81%) FMCG
3 27 (3.25%) NHS
4 18 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 17 (2.05%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (1.44%) Computer Science
6 12 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 8 (0.96%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.48%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.36%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 95 (11.43%) SAP Implementation
3 83 (9.99%) ERP
4 75 (9.03%) Record to Report
5 65 (7.82%) GAP Analysis
6 55 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
7 52 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 49 (5.90%) Coaching
8 49 (5.90%) Project Management
9 48 (5.78%) Presales
10 47 (5.66%) Integration Testing
11 45 (5.42%) Change Management
11 45 (5.42%) System Testing
12 41 (4.93%) Logistics
13 39 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
14 37 (4.45%) Cash Management
14 37 (4.45%) Migration
15 36 (4.33%) Business Analysis
16 35 (4.21%) Risk Management
17 33 (3.97%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 58 (6.98%) ABAP
2 4 (0.48%) C
3 2 (0.24%) Java
4 1 (0.12%) SQL
4 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 80 (9.63%) Degree
2 30 (3.61%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.25%) CCA
4 23 (2.77%) ACCA
4 23 (2.77%) CIMA
5 20 (2.41%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.56%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (0.96%) CPIM
9 5 (0.60%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.36%) ICAEW
11 2 (0.24%) AAT
11 2 (0.24%) CFA
11 2 (0.24%) CISA
11 2 (0.24%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.78%) SLA
2 15 (1.81%) QA
3 6 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.60%) GxP
5 3 (0.36%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 831 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (3.13%) Ariba
3 10 (1.20%) Cognos
4 5 (0.60%) Pegasus
5 4 (0.48%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.48%) OpenText
6 3 (0.36%) hybris
7 2 (0.24%) Remedy
8 1 (0.12%) CA
8 1 (0.12%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.12%) Samsung