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

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 794 595 617
Rank change year-on-year -199 +22 -59
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 414 724 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.45% 5.79% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 233 464 562
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £84,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,001 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -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 11,994 12,504 14,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.95% 7.25% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,927 9,391 10,947
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 June 2018.

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 21 June 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 -215 350 £57,500 - 13
UK excluding London -118 271 £52,500 -4.55% 11
South East -82 101 £50,000 -16.67% 1
London -138 84 £62,500 +4.17% 5
North of England -12 70 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Midlands +17 53 £67,000 +34.00% 3
Yorkshire 0 35 £50,000 -9.09%
North West -8 35 £52,500 -4.55% 3
West Midlands +10 32 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Scotland -20 22 £50,000 - 3
East of England -31 22 £75,000 +87.50%
East Midlands +7 21 £53,750 +9.14% 2
South West -15 3 £55,000 -24.14% 1

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 414 (100.00%) SAP
2 387 (93.48%) SAP CO
3 384 (92.75%) SAP FI/CO
4 317 (76.57%) Finance
5 117 (28.26%) SAP S/4HANA
6 83 (20.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (17.39%) SAP Implementation
8 67 (16.18%) SAP MM
9 64 (15.46%) Accounts Payable
10 60 (14.49%) Accounts Receivable
11 55 (13.29%) ERP
12 53 (12.80%) Manufacturing
13 48 (11.59%) Presales
14 45 (10.87%) SAP SD
15 44 (10.63%) Problem-Solving
16 43 (10.39%) ABAP
16 43 (10.39%) General Ledger
17 42 (10.14%) SAP PS
18 40 (9.66%) SAP HANA
18 40 (9.66%) Coaching
19 39 (9.42%) SAP PM
20 37 (8.94%) BAPI
21 36 (8.70%) SAP HR
21 36 (8.70%) SAP BW
21 36 (8.70%) IDoc
22 35 (8.45%) Record to Report
23 33 (7.97%) CAD
23 33 (7.97%) GIS
23 33 (7.97%) Document Management
24 31 (7.49%) Project 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 2 (0.48%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 17 (4.11%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 387 (93.48%) SAP CO
2 384 (92.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 117 (28.26%) SAP S/4HANA
4 67 (16.18%) SAP MM
5 45 (10.87%) SAP SD
6 42 (10.14%) SAP PS
7 39 (9.42%) SAP PM
8 36 (8.70%) SAP HR
9 25 (6.04%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 22 (5.31%) SAP QM
11 20 (4.83%) SAP R/3
12 18 (4.35%) SAP BPC
13 17 (4.11%) SAP GTS
14 16 (3.86%) Maximo
14 16 (3.86%) Primavera
14 16 (3.86%) SAP EHS
14 16 (3.86%) SAP PLM
15 15 (3.62%) SAP FSCM
16 13 (3.14%) SAP PP
17 12 (2.90%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.48%) SMS
2 1 (0.24%) FTP
2 1 (0.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.66%) SAP HANA
2 36 (8.70%) SAP BW
3 33 (7.97%) GIS
4 10 (2.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 7 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (0.97%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (0.72%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
10 1 (0.24%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (0.72%) JIRA
2 2 (0.48%) LSMW
3 1 (0.24%) Selenium
3 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 317 (76.57%) Finance
2 53 (12.80%) Manufacturing
3 43 (10.39%) General Ledger
4 29 (7.00%) Retail
5 26 (6.28%) Legal
6 19 (4.59%) Banking
7 17 (4.11%) Aerospace
8 13 (3.14%) Publishing
9 5 (1.21%) Billing
10 4 (0.97%) Korean Language
11 3 (0.72%) Advertising
12 2 (0.48%) Automotive
12 2 (0.48%) German Language
12 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 241 (58.21%) Consultant
2 229 (55.31%) SAP Consultant
3 160 (38.65%) SAP FI Consultant
4 158 (38.16%) SAP CO Consultant
4 158 (38.16%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 89 (21.50%) Analyst
6 85 (20.53%) SAP Analyst
7 67 (16.18%) SAP FI Analyst
8 41 (9.90%) Business Analyst
9 38 (9.18%) SAP Business Analyst
10 34 (8.21%) SAP CO Business Analyst
11 32 (7.73%) SAP FI Business Analyst
12 31 (7.49%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
13 28 (6.76%) Senior Consultant
13 28 (6.76%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
13 28 (6.76%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 28 (6.76%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
13 28 (6.76%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 24 (5.80%) Architect
14 24 (5.80%) Managing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.94%) BAPI
2 36 (8.70%) IDoc
3 22 (5.31%) SAP CO-PA
4 11 (2.66%) SAP Fiori
5 7 (1.69%) SAP Business Workflow
6 6 (1.45%) SAP PI
7 5 (1.21%) SAP Smart Forms
7 5 (1.21%) Web Dynpro
8 4 (0.97%) MDX
8 4 (0.97%) SAP ALE
8 4 (0.97%) SAPUI5
9 1 (0.24%) EDI
9 1 (0.24%) Middleware
9 1 (0.24%) REST
9 1 (0.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.00%) Self-Motivation
2 19 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.17%) Virtual Team
4 7 (1.69%) FMCG
5 6 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.21%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.48%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (20.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 72 (17.39%) SAP Implementation
3 64 (15.46%) Accounts Payable
4 60 (14.49%) Accounts Receivable
5 55 (13.29%) ERP
6 48 (11.59%) Presales
7 44 (10.63%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (9.66%) Coaching
9 35 (8.45%) Record to Report
10 33 (7.97%) CAD
10 33 (7.97%) Document Management
11 31 (7.49%) Project Management
12 29 (7.00%) Risk Management
13 26 (6.28%) Logistics
14 24 (5.80%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
15 23 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (5.31%) Integration Testing
17 19 (4.59%) Configuration Management
17 19 (4.59%) ITIL
18 18 (4.35%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 43 (10.39%) ABAP
2 6 (1.45%) C
3 5 (1.21%) SAPscript
4 2 (0.48%) VBA
5 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (5.31%) ACCA
2 19 (4.59%) CIMA
3 14 (3.38%) Degree
4 11 (2.66%) CCA
5 9 (2.17%) AAT
5 9 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.48%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.48%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.48%) PMP
8 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.14%) SLA
2 8 (1.93%) QA
3 7 (1.69%) IFRS
4 4 (0.97%) PMO
5 3 (0.72%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.24%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 414 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (3.62%) Oracle
3 12 (2.90%) Pegasus
4 10 (2.42%) CA
5 8 (1.93%) Sage
6 7 (1.69%) Ariba
7 3 (0.72%) hybris
7 3 (0.72%) Hyperion
7 3 (0.72%) OpenText
7 3 (0.72%) Workday
8 2 (0.48%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.48%) Cognos
8 2 (0.48%) Concur
9 1 (0.24%) Google
9 1 (0.24%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) IBM
9 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.24%) Remedy
9 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com