Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Financial Accounting (FI)
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 685 794 693
Rank change year-on-year +109 -101 -86
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI 329 350 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.55% 3.95% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 208 180 316
UK median annual salary £56,750 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.30% -8.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,625 £85,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £56,600 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.83% +7.81% -4.55%

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 7,236 8,859 13,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.88% 5.85% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,195 6,151 10,240
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 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 +142 289 £55,000 -4.35% 12
UK excluding London +85 196 £55,000 -2.83% 12
London +79 71 £57,500 -13.53% 2
South East +31 63 £63,750 +11.74% 2
North of England +40 52 £48,000 +1.05% 4
North West +79 47 £48,000 +3.23% 4
Midlands +64 47 £55,000 +15.79% 2
West Midlands +63 42 £54,000 -38.29% 2
East of England +63 20 £57,500 -11.54% 1
South West +41 11 £100,000 +56.86% 1
Yorkshire +12 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Northern Ireland - 3 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +20 2 £73,750 +59.46%

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 329 (100.00%) SAP
2 323 (98.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 323 (98.18%) SAP CO
3 204 (62.01%) Finance
4 146 (44.38%) SAP S/4HANA
5 86 (26.14%) ERP
6 42 (12.77%) Logistics
7 34 (10.33%) Record to Report
8 33 (10.03%) Project Management
8 33 (10.03%) SAP HANA
9 31 (9.42%) Procure-to-Pay
10 30 (9.12%) SAP Implementation
10 30 (9.12%) SAP PS
10 30 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (8.21%) SAP MM
12 25 (7.60%) Manufacturing
12 25 (7.60%) Order to Cash
13 24 (7.29%) FMCG
13 24 (7.29%) Project Delivery
14 23 (6.99%) Cash Management
15 21 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 21 (6.38%) Presales
15 21 (6.38%) SAP SD
16 20 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
17 19 (5.78%) SAP BPC
17 19 (5.78%) Security Cleared
17 19 (5.78%) Degree
18 18 (5.47%) General Ledger
18 18 (5.47%) Banking
18 18 (5.47%) SAP BW

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 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 323 (98.18%) SAP CO
1 323 (98.18%) SAP FI/CO
2 146 (44.38%) SAP S/4HANA
3 30 (9.12%) SAP PS
4 27 (8.21%) SAP MM
5 21 (6.38%) SAP SD
6 19 (5.78%) SAP BPC
7 15 (4.56%) SAP ERP
8 14 (4.26%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 12 (3.65%) SAP APO
9 12 (3.65%) SAP PM
10 11 (3.34%) SAP SCM
11 10 (3.04%) SAP PP
11 10 (3.04%) SAP QM
12 8 (2.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 6 (1.82%) SAP FSCM
14 5 (1.52%) SAP WM
15 4 (1.22%) SAP IS-U
16 3 (0.91%) SAP Business ByDesign
17 2 (0.61%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.30%) AWS
2 1 (0.30%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.03%) SAP HANA
2 18 (5.47%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.30%) DataStage
5 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.30%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.30%) Power BI
5 1 (0.30%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.30%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.30%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (0.30%) LSMW
General
1 204 (62.01%) Finance
2 25 (7.60%) Manufacturing
3 18 (5.47%) Banking
3 18 (5.47%) General Ledger
4 14 (4.26%) Public Sector
4 14 (4.26%) Retail
5 8 (2.43%) Marketing
5 8 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.52%) Billing
6 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.91%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 197 (59.88%) Consultant
2 193 (58.66%) SAP Consultant
3 171 (51.98%) SAP FI Consultant
4 166 (50.46%) SAP CO Consultant
4 166 (50.46%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 44 (13.37%) Analyst
6 42 (12.77%) SAP Analyst
7 37 (11.25%) Architect
8 36 (10.94%) SAP Architect
9 35 (10.64%) SAP FI Analyst
10 34 (10.33%) Senior Consultant
10 34 (10.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 29 (8.81%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
11 29 (8.81%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 29 (8.81%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
11 29 (8.81%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 18 (5.47%) Business Analyst
12 18 (5.47%) SAP Business Analyst
13 14 (4.26%) SAP CO Business Analyst
13 14 (4.26%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.17%) SAP Basis
2 15 (4.56%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (0.91%) BAPI
3 3 (0.91%) Middleware
3 3 (0.91%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.30%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.29%) FMCG
2 20 (6.08%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.65%) User Experience
4 11 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.43%) Social Media
6 6 (1.82%) Credit Risk
6 6 (1.82%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.61%) CMDB
7 2 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.61%) Linux
1 2 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (26.14%) ERP
2 42 (12.77%) Logistics
3 34 (10.33%) Record to Report
4 33 (10.03%) Project Management
5 31 (9.42%) Procure-to-Pay
6 30 (9.12%) SAP Implementation
6 30 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (7.60%) Order to Cash
8 24 (7.29%) Project Delivery
9 23 (6.99%) Cash Management
10 21 (6.38%) Presales
10 21 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (5.17%) Business Analysis
12 16 (4.86%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (4.86%) Change Management
13 15 (4.56%) Analytics
14 14 (4.26%) Accounts Receivable
14 14 (4.26%) Risk Management
15 10 (3.04%) Thought Leadership
16 8 (2.43%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.47%) ABAP
2 1 (0.30%) C
2 1 (0.30%) Python
2 1 (0.30%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.78%) Degree
1 19 (5.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.52%) ACCA
3 5 (1.52%) CCA
4 4 (1.22%) CIMA
5 2 (0.61%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.30%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.82%) IFRS
3 2 (0.61%) QA
Vendors
1 329 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (2.43%) Ariba
3 7 (2.13%) Concur
4 3 (0.91%) Oracle
5 2 (0.61%) Cognos
5 2 (0.61%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.61%) Tableau
6 1 (0.30%) Anaplan
6 1 (0.30%) Birst
6 1 (0.30%) Google
6 1 (0.30%) IBM
6 1 (0.30%) Informatica
6 1 (0.30%) Remedy
6 1 (0.30%) SnapLogic
6 1 (0.30%) Workday