Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 741 695 787
Rank change year-on-year -46 +92 -100
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 76 330 347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.10% 4.52% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 54 217 195
Median annual salary £66,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.65% - -8.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £43,300
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 3,622 7,294 8,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.89% 5.91% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,689 5,295 6,210
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,350 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £97,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 25 February 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Top 12 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 25 February 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 -2 69 £65,750 +14.35% 4
UK excluding London +18 40 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South East +94 24 £50,000 -25.93%
London +125 23 £66,500 +15.65% 2
Midlands +26 14 £60,000 +9.09%
Work from Home -88 13 £70,000 -12.50% 1
West Midlands +24 10 £63,750 +18.06%
North of England +25 7 £60,000 +25.00%
North West +21 4 £60,000 +25.00%
East Midlands +49 3 £60,000 -18.64%
Yorkshire +48 3 £60,000 +41.18%
East of England +72 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 57 (75.00%) Finance
3 51 (67.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 51 (67.11%) SAP CO
4 30 (39.47%) SAP S/4HANA
5 17 (22.37%) SAP FI-CA
5 17 (22.37%) SAP PSCD
6 16 (21.05%) Billing
7 15 (19.74%) ERP
8 14 (18.42%) Retail
8 14 (18.42%) Revenue Management
8 14 (18.42%) Workshop Facilitation
8 14 (18.42%) Requirements Gathering
9 13 (17.11%) Public Sector
10 10 (13.16%) SAP SD
10 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (11.84%) General Ledger
12 8 (10.53%) Process Improvement
13 7 (9.21%) SAP MM
13 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (9.21%) SAP Fiori
14 6 (7.89%) Accounts Receivable
14 6 (7.89%) SAP BW
14 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (7.89%) SAP BPC
14 6 (7.89%) Logistics
15 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
15 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
15 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
16 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills

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:

Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 51 (67.11%) SAP CO
1 51 (67.11%) SAP FI/CO
2 30 (39.47%) SAP S/4HANA
3 17 (22.37%) SAP FI-CA
3 17 (22.37%) SAP PSCD
4 10 (13.16%) SAP SD
5 7 (9.21%) SAP MM
6 6 (7.89%) SAP BPC
7 3 (3.95%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (3.95%) SAP HR
7 3 (3.95%) SAP LE
7 3 (3.95%) SAP PS
8 2 (2.63%) Movex
8 2 (2.63%) SAP APO
8 2 (2.63%) SAP CRM
8 2 (2.63%) SAP GRC
8 2 (2.63%) SAP PP
8 2 (2.63%) SAP QM
8 2 (2.63%) SAP SCM
8 2 (2.63%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (2.63%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.63%) Power BI
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 57 (75.00%) Finance
2 16 (21.05%) Billing
3 14 (18.42%) Retail
4 13 (17.11%) Public Sector
5 9 (11.84%) General Ledger
6 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.63%) Marketing
8 1 (1.32%) Banking
8 1 (1.32%) German Language
8 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (64.47%) Consultant
2 46 (60.53%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (42.11%) SAP FI Consultant
4 23 (30.26%) SAP CO Consultant
4 23 (30.26%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 12 (15.79%) Analyst
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (11.84%) SAP Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 7 (9.21%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
8 6 (7.89%) SAP Financial Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Senior SAP Financial Consultant
10 4 (5.26%) Architect
10 4 (5.26%) ERP Consultant
10 4 (5.26%) Finance Manager
10 4 (5.26%) SAP Architect
10 4 (5.26%) SAP FI Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (3.95%) EDI
2 3 (3.95%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.63%) SAPUI5
3 2 (2.63%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.58%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.95%) FMCG
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) ERP
2 14 (18.42%) Requirements Gathering
2 14 (18.42%) Revenue Management
2 14 (18.42%) Workshop Facilitation
3 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 6 (7.89%) Accounts Receivable
5 6 (7.89%) Logistics
5 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.26%) Accounts Payable
7 4 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.26%) Workflow
8 3 (3.95%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.95%) Data Governance
8 3 (3.95%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (2.63%) Hyperion
3 2 (2.63%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.32%) Concur
4 1 (1.32%) Twitter