Period
to 21 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 597 777 804
Rank change year-on-year +180 +27 -238
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 98 330 399
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.30% 4.02% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 56 154 229
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £42,250 £45,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £91,750 £79,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £56,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +2.27% -

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 2,971 8,200 10,941
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.01% 5.84% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,171 5,710 7,989
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP FI in the UK

SAP FI
Top 11 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 September 2020. 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 +202 92 £57,500 -4.17%
UK excluding London +217 64 £53,750 -4.44% 1
North of England +154 28 £47,500 -1.04%
North West +127 28 £47,500 -1.04%
London +206 23 £73,750 +1.72%
South East +176 16 £58,750 -2.08%
East of England +123 13 £67,500 +17.39%
Work from Home +39 6 £55,000 +18.28% 1
Midlands +128 5 £60,000 -
West Midlands +100 5 £60,000 -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 93 (94.90%) SAP FI/CO
2 93 (94.90%) SAP CO
3 55 (56.12%) SAP S/4HANA
4 41 (41.84%) Finance
5 25 (25.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (14.29%) ERP
7 12 (12.24%) Public Sector
8 11 (11.22%) SAP Implementation
8 11 (11.22%) SAP HANA
9 10 (10.20%) Unit Testing
10 9 (9.18%) SAP Fiori
10 9 (9.18%) Prototyping
10 9 (9.18%) Risk Analysis
10 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (9.18%) ABAP
10 9 (9.18%) SAP SD
11 8 (8.16%) SAP MM
11 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
11 8 (8.16%) SuccessFactors
11 8 (8.16%) Cash Management
12 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (7.14%) SAP FSCM
12 7 (7.14%) SAP ERP
12 7 (7.14%) SAP BW
12 7 (7.14%) Accounts Payable
13 6 (6.12%) Requirements Gathering
13 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 6 (6.12%) SAP HR
13 6 (6.12%) 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:

Business Applications
1 93 (94.90%) SAP CO
1 93 (94.90%) SAP FI/CO
2 55 (56.12%) SAP S/4HANA
3 9 (9.18%) SAP SD
4 8 (8.16%) SAP MM
5 7 (7.14%) SAP ERP
5 7 (7.14%) SAP FSCM
6 6 (6.12%) SAP HR
7 5 (5.10%) SAP EWM
7 5 (5.10%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (5.10%) SAP PS
8 4 (4.08%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 4 (4.08%) SAP BPC
9 3 (3.06%) SAP FI-GL
10 2 (2.04%) SAP GTS
10 2 (2.04%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (1.02%) SAP CRM
11 1 (1.02%) SAP CS
11 1 (1.02%) SAP FI-CA
11 1 (1.02%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SAP HANA
2 7 (7.14%) SAP BW
3 5 (5.10%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.02%) Big Data
4 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server
General
1 41 (41.84%) Finance
2 12 (12.24%) Public Sector
3 6 (6.12%) General Ledger
4 4 (4.08%) Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Legal
5 3 (3.06%) Portuguese Language
5 3 (3.06%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.04%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Billing
7 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (62.24%) Consultant
2 58 (59.18%) SAP Consultant
3 54 (55.10%) SAP FI Consultant
4 51 (52.04%) SAP CO Consultant
4 51 (52.04%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 20 (20.41%) Analyst
6 19 (19.39%) SAP Analyst
7 14 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
8 13 (13.27%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 13 (13.27%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
9 10 (10.20%) SAP FI Analyst
9 10 (10.20%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
9 10 (10.20%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 9 (9.18%) SAP Support
11 8 (8.16%) SAP Support Analyst
11 8 (8.16%) Support Analyst
12 6 (6.12%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
13 5 (5.10%) Architect
13 5 (5.10%) SAP Solutions Architect
13 5 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.18%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (4.08%) SAPUI5
3 1 (1.02%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.08%) Market Risk
3 3 (3.06%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.02%) Linux
1 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (14.29%) ERP
3 11 (11.22%) SAP Implementation
4 10 (10.20%) Unit Testing
5 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.18%) Prototyping
5 9 (9.18%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (8.16%) Cash Management
6 8 (8.16%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.14%) Accounts Payable
7 7 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.12%) Project Management
8 6 (6.12%) Requirements Gathering
8 6 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.10%) Process Improvement
10 4 (4.08%) Coaching
10 4 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.18%) ABAP
2 2 (2.04%) VB
3 1 (1.02%) C
3 1 (1.02%) Java
3 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.12%) CCA
2 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.06%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (1.02%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) COSO
1 2 (2.04%) ITGC
1 2 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 98 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (5.10%) hybris
3 2 (2.04%) Ariba
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle