Period
to 16 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP FI/CO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FI/CO over the 6 months to 16 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 593 650 625
Rank change year-on-year +57 -25 -26
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 740 721 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.71% 5.16% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 435 482 643
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +0.88%
10th Percentile £44,200 £38,825 £42,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% -6.36% -

SAP FI/CO is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12951 13981 15858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.33% 7.06% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9378 10721 12472
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SAP FI/CO
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP FI/CO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO.

Salary trend for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO within the UK over the 6 months to 16 August 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 +42 674 £60,000 +9.09% 22
UK excluding London -38 384 £55,000 +6.80% 13
London +145 249 £57,500 - 8
South East +147 166 £60,000 -4.00% 4
North of England -12 97 £55,000 +17.02% 2
Midlands +27 65 £50,000 -28.57% 2
North West -67 61 £56,250 +19.68% 2
West Midlands +35 49 £50,000 -13.04% 1
East of England -113 38 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Yorkshire +41 34 £52,500 +2.94%
East Midlands +4 14 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Scotland +3 9 £50,000 -9.09%
South West -55 9 £72,500 +52.63% 1
North East +25 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Wales +6 1 £50,000 +33.33%

For the 6 months to 16 August 2017, IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO 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/CO.

1 740 (100.00%) SAP
1 740 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 740 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 437 (59.05%) Finance
3 157 (21.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 110 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 99 (13.38%) SAP SD
6 90 (12.16%) SAP MM
7 89 (12.03%) SAP HANA
8 88 (11.89%) SAP Implementation
9 82 (11.08%) Manufacturing
10 80 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
11 79 (10.68%) GAP Analysis
12 74 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 69 (9.32%) ERP
14 68 (9.19%) General Ledger
15 66 (8.92%) Record to Report
16 63 (8.51%) Business Analysis
17 61 (8.24%) SAP BW
18 59 (7.97%) Business Process Analysis
19 57 (7.70%) System Testing
20 53 (7.16%) ABAP
21 51 (6.89%) Integration Testing
21 51 (6.89%) SAP FSCM
22 48 (6.49%) SAP BPC
23 46 (6.22%) SAP HR
24 45 (6.08%) Mentoring
25 44 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
26 42 (5.68%) SLA
26 42 (5.68%) Customer Requirements

SAP FI/CO
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 12 (1.62%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.14%) CMS
2 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (0.81%) Autodesk Inventor
2 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 740 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 740 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 157 (21.22%) SAP S/4HANA
3 99 (13.38%) SAP SD
4 90 (12.16%) SAP MM
5 51 (6.89%) SAP FSCM
6 48 (6.49%) SAP BPC
7 46 (6.22%) SAP HR
8 34 (4.59%) SAP PS
9 31 (4.19%) SAP PP
10 28 (3.78%) SAP PM
11 26 (3.51%) SAP FI-AP
11 26 (3.51%) SAP QM
12 25 (3.38%) SAP FI-AR
13 23 (3.11%) SAP WM
14 21 (2.84%) SAP CRM
15 18 (2.43%) Maximo
15 18 (2.43%) Primavera
15 18 (2.43%) SAP HCM
16 16 (2.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.92%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (12.03%) SAP HANA
2 61 (8.24%) SAP BW
3 24 (3.24%) GIS
4 16 (2.16%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 11 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.22%) QlikView
8 8 (1.08%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.08%) SQL Server
9 5 (0.68%) Big Data
10 4 (0.54%) OLTP
10 4 (0.54%) Qlik Sense
10 4 (0.54%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.14%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 5 (0.68%) LSMW
2 2 (0.27%) JIRA
3 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
General
1 437 (59.05%) Finance
2 82 (11.08%) Manufacturing
3 68 (9.19%) General Ledger
4 40 (5.41%) Legal
5 25 (3.38%) Retail
6 16 (2.16%) Publishing
7 14 (1.89%) Banking
8 13 (1.76%) German Language
9 11 (1.49%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.81%) Billing
10 6 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.68%) Automotive
12 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.41%) Marketing
12 3 (0.41%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 343 (46.35%) Consultant
2 336 (45.41%) SAP Consultant
3 250 (33.78%) SAP FI Consultant
4 248 (33.51%) SAP CO Consultant
4 248 (33.51%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 192 (25.95%) Analyst
6 188 (25.41%) SAP Analyst
7 142 (19.19%) SAP FI Analyst
8 71 (9.59%) Business Analyst
8 71 (9.59%) SAP Business Analyst
9 60 (8.11%) SAP CO Business Analyst
9 60 (8.11%) SAP FI Business Analyst
9 60 (8.11%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
10 59 (7.97%) SAP Support
11 47 (6.35%) SAP Manager
12 36 (4.86%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
13 35 (4.73%) Architect
13 35 (4.73%) Managing Consultant
14 34 (4.59%) Senior Consultant
14 34 (4.59%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.59%) IDoc
1 34 (4.59%) SAP CO-PA
2 27 (3.65%) BAPI
3 23 (3.11%) SAP Fiori
4 10 (1.35%) EDI
5 6 (0.81%) SAPUI5
6 5 (0.68%) Middleware
7 3 (0.41%) SAP PI
7 3 (0.41%) SAP XI
8 2 (0.27%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.14%) .NET
9 1 (0.14%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.14%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 80 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (5.00%) FMCG
3 32 (4.32%) NHS
4 19 (2.57%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (1.22%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (0.54%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.41%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.41%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.41%) User Experience
8 2 (0.27%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.14%) Derivative
9 1 (0.14%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (14.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 88 (11.89%) SAP Implementation
3 79 (10.68%) GAP Analysis
4 74 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 69 (9.32%) ERP
6 66 (8.92%) Record to Report
7 63 (8.51%) Business Analysis
8 59 (7.97%) Business Process Analysis
9 57 (7.70%) System Testing
10 51 (6.89%) Integration Testing
11 45 (6.08%) Mentoring
12 44 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (5.68%) Customer Requirements
14 41 (5.54%) Coaching
14 41 (5.54%) Migration
15 40 (5.41%) Data Migration
15 40 (5.41%) Project Management
16 39 (5.27%) Risk Management
17 36 (4.86%) Change Management
17 36 (4.86%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 53 (7.16%) ABAP
2 10 (1.35%) SQL
3 8 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 4 (0.54%) C
5 2 (0.27%) Java
5 2 (0.27%) R
6 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (4.86%) CCA
2 30 (4.05%) Degree
3 27 (3.65%) ACCA
4 23 (3.11%) CIMA
5 20 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 16 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (1.76%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.68%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.54%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.41%) MBA
11 1 (0.14%) AAT
11 1 (0.14%) CPIM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.68%) SLA
2 8 (1.08%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.95%) PMO
4 4 (0.54%) QA
Vendors
1 740 (100.00%) SAP
2 23 (3.11%) Ariba
3 11 (1.49%) Oracle
4 9 (1.22%) Pegasus
5 5 (0.68%) Cognos
5 5 (0.68%) Remedy
6 4 (0.54%) Microsoft
6 4 (0.54%) Syclo
7 2 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.14%) CA
8 1 (0.14%) Epicor
8 1 (0.14%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.14%) Informatica
8 1 (0.14%) Sage
8 1 (0.14%) Siebel
8 1 (0.14%) Sun
8 1 (0.14%) Teradata