Period
to 21 January 2018

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

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 628 615 658
Rank change year-on-year -13 +43 -91
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 623 678 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.39% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.59% 5.74% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 331 444 535
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £78,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -9.09%

SAP FI/CO 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 13,578 11,817 14,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.90% 6.72% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9,753 8,850 10,956
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £78,875
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 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 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 -30 534 £62,500 +13.64% 19
UK excluding London -70 332 £55,000 +1.85% 12
London +24 179 £65,000 - 8
South East +12 134 £55,000 0.00% 3
North of England -62 81 £52,500 +9.38% 3
North West -39 72 £52,500 +9.38% 2
Midlands +23 64 £68,750 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +28 53 £70,000 +27.27% 1
East of England +9 32 £42,500 +11.84% 2
South West -5 14 £65,000 +20.37% 1
Yorkshire -12 9 £50,000 - 1
Scotland -60 8 £50,000 -31.03% 1
East Midlands -5 7 £60,750 +10.45% 1
Wales +18 4 £87,500 +133.33%
Northern Ireland -18 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 623 (100.00%) SAP
1 623 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 623 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 456 (73.19%) Finance
3 204 (32.74%) SAP S/4HANA
4 137 (21.99%) Manufacturing
5 89 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (12.04%) SAP Implementation
7 73 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
8 70 (11.24%) Degree
9 68 (10.91%) SAP MM
10 62 (9.95%) SAP HANA
11 60 (9.63%) Retail
11 60 (9.63%) ERP
12 56 (8.99%) General Ledger
13 53 (8.51%) SAP SD
14 49 (7.87%) Coaching
14 49 (7.87%) Record to Report
15 48 (7.70%) SAP BW
16 47 (7.54%) Project Management
16 47 (7.54%) GAP Analysis
17 45 (7.22%) Integration Testing
18 44 (7.06%) Presales
19 42 (6.74%) SAP PS
20 41 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
21 39 (6.26%) IDoc
22 38 (6.10%) Logistics
22 38 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
22 38 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
23 37 (5.94%) Change Management

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 3 (0.48%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 22 (3.53%) Autodesk Inventor
2 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 623 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 623 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 204 (32.74%) SAP S/4HANA
3 68 (10.91%) SAP MM
4 53 (8.51%) SAP SD
5 42 (6.74%) SAP PS
6 35 (5.62%) SAP HR
6 35 (5.62%) SAP PM
7 34 (5.46%) SAP FSCM
8 31 (4.98%) SAP BPC
9 27 (4.33%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 27 (4.33%) SAP R/3
10 22 (3.53%) SAP GTS
11 17 (2.73%) SAP ERP
12 14 (2.25%) SAP FI-AP
13 13 (2.09%) SAP PP
14 11 (1.77%) SAP FI-AR
15 10 (1.61%) SAP WM
16 8 (1.28%) SAP QM
16 8 (1.28%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (9.95%) SAP HANA
2 48 (7.70%) SAP BW
3 28 (4.49%) GIS
4 8 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 7 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (0.96%) QlikView
7 5 (0.80%) Big Data
8 4 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
8 4 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.16%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
General
1 456 (73.19%) Finance
2 137 (21.99%) Manufacturing
3 60 (9.63%) Retail
4 56 (8.99%) General Ledger
5 36 (5.78%) Publishing
6 33 (5.30%) Banking
7 31 (4.98%) Legal
8 22 (3.53%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.12%) Automotive
10 7 (1.12%) German Language
11 4 (0.64%) Billing
12 2 (0.32%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 311 (49.92%) Consultant
1 311 (49.92%) SAP Consultant
2 213 (34.19%) SAP CO Consultant
2 213 (34.19%) SAP FI Consultant
2 213 (34.19%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 127 (20.39%) Analyst
3 127 (20.39%) SAP Analyst
4 107 (17.17%) SAP FI Analyst
5 44 (7.06%) Architect
6 42 (6.74%) Business Analyst
6 42 (6.74%) SAP Architect
6 42 (6.74%) SAP Business Analyst
7 38 (6.10%) SAP Manager
7 38 (6.10%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
7 38 (6.10%) SAP Support
8 37 (5.94%) SAP Solutions Architect
8 37 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
9 36 (5.78%) SAP CO Business Analyst
9 36 (5.78%) SAP FI Business Analyst
9 36 (5.78%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.26%) IDoc
2 28 (4.49%) BAPI
3 19 (3.05%) SAP CO-PA
4 15 (2.41%) SAP Fiori
5 6 (0.96%) SAP XI
6 3 (0.48%) SAPUI5
7 2 (0.32%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.32%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.32%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.16%) EDI
8 1 (0.16%) Middleware
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Core Interface
8 1 (0.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.49%) FMCG
3 16 (2.57%) Virtual Team
4 15 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.09%) NHS
6 10 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.12%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.48%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.48%) Replication
10 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.16%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.64%) Windows
2 2 (0.32%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 75 (12.04%) SAP Implementation
3 60 (9.63%) ERP
4 49 (7.87%) Coaching
4 49 (7.87%) Record to Report
5 47 (7.54%) GAP Analysis
5 47 (7.54%) Project Management
6 45 (7.22%) Integration Testing
7 44 (7.06%) Presales
8 41 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 38 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (6.10%) Logistics
10 37 (5.94%) Change Management
10 37 (5.94%) Data Migration
10 37 (5.94%) System Testing
11 33 (5.30%) Cash Management
12 32 (5.14%) Migration
13 31 (4.98%) ITIL
14 29 (4.65%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.21%) ABAP
2 3 (0.48%) C
3 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (11.24%) Degree
2 21 (3.37%) CCA
2 21 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 17 (2.73%) ACCA
3 17 (2.73%) CIMA
4 10 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.28%) CPIM
5 8 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.80%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.48%) ICAEW
7 3 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.32%) AAT
8 2 (0.32%) CFA
8 2 (0.32%) CISA
8 2 (0.32%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.62%) SLA
2 17 (2.73%) QA
3 6 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.80%) GxP
5 2 (0.32%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 623 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (1.61%) Pegasus
3 9 (1.44%) Ariba
4 8 (1.28%) Cognos
5 7 (1.12%) OpenText
6 2 (0.32%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.16%) CA
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion