Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 632 651
Rank change year-on-year +57 +19 -74
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 765 707 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.54% 5.41% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 420 481 585
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.41% -3.18%

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 13798 13071 15089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.71% 6.88% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9736 9883 11749
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,155 £31,250
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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 16 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 18 November 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 +27 686 £60,000 +9.09% 10
UK excluding London -12 392 £60,000 +14.29% 6
London +91 261 £60,000 - 4
South East +109 173 £60,000 - 3
North of England -39 96 £52,500 +10.53% 2
North West -67 77 £55,000 +17.02% 1
Midlands +12 76 £65,000 -3.70% 1
West Midlands +42 57 £85,000 +54.55% 1
East of England -37 27 £42,500 -22.73%
South West -42 18 £65,000 +44.44%
Yorkshire +39 17 £50,000 -2.44% 1
East Midlands +5 14 £53,500 -20.74%
Wales +19 4 £87,500 +100.00%
North East +11 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Scotland -34 2 £52,500 -27.59%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 765 (100.00%) SAP
1 765 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 765 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 487 (63.66%) Finance
3 224 (29.28%) SAP S/4HANA
4 127 (16.60%) Manufacturing
5 101 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 95 (12.42%) SAP Implementation
7 81 (10.59%) SAP HANA
8 78 (10.20%) Record to Report
9 76 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
10 75 (9.80%) SAP MM
11 74 (9.67%) ERP
12 70 (9.15%) SAP SD
13 61 (7.97%) GAP Analysis
13 61 (7.97%) Degree
14 55 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
14 55 (7.19%) SAP BW
15 54 (7.06%) General Ledger
16 50 (6.54%) Coaching
17 49 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (6.41%) SLA
18 48 (6.27%) Project Management
19 46 (6.01%) Integration Testing
20 45 (5.88%) Retail
21 44 (5.75%) System Testing
21 44 (5.75%) ABAP
22 43 (5.62%) Presales
23 40 (5.23%) SAP HR
24 39 (5.10%) FMCG

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 4 (0.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 18 (2.35%) Autodesk Inventor
2 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 765 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 765 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 224 (29.28%) SAP S/4HANA
3 75 (9.80%) SAP MM
4 70 (9.15%) SAP SD
5 40 (5.23%) SAP HR
6 39 (5.10%) SAP FSCM
7 36 (4.71%) SAP PM
8 35 (4.58%) SAP PS
9 34 (4.44%) SAP BPC
10 23 (3.01%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 23 (3.01%) SAP PP
11 21 (2.75%) SAP R/3
12 19 (2.48%) SAP FI-AP
13 18 (2.35%) SAP GTS
13 18 (2.35%) SAP HCM
14 15 (1.96%) SAP FI-AR
14 15 (1.96%) SAP WM
15 13 (1.70%) SAP ERP
15 13 (1.70%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.75%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (10.59%) SAP HANA
2 55 (7.19%) SAP BW
3 26 (3.40%) GIS
4 15 (1.96%) QlikView
5 9 (1.18%) Big Data
6 7 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 487 (63.66%) Finance
2 127 (16.60%) Manufacturing
3 54 (7.06%) General Ledger
4 45 (5.88%) Retail
5 36 (4.71%) Legal
6 31 (4.05%) Banking
7 18 (2.35%) Aerospace
8 12 (1.57%) Publishing
9 11 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.18%) German Language
12 8 (1.05%) Automotive
13 3 (0.39%) Billing
13 3 (0.39%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
13 3 (0.39%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.26%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 331 (43.27%) Consultant
2 327 (42.75%) SAP Consultant
3 225 (29.41%) SAP CO Consultant
3 225 (29.41%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 224 (29.28%) SAP FI Consultant
5 186 (24.31%) Analyst
6 184 (24.05%) SAP Analyst
7 148 (19.35%) SAP FI Analyst
8 80 (10.46%) Business Analyst
8 80 (10.46%) SAP Business Analyst
9 70 (9.15%) SAP CO Business Analyst
9 70 (9.15%) SAP FI Business Analyst
9 70 (9.15%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
10 51 (6.67%) SAP Manager
11 46 (6.01%) Architect
12 44 (5.75%) SAP Architect
12 44 (5.75%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
13 41 (5.36%) SAP Financial Consultant
14 39 (5.10%) SAP Solutions Architect
14 39 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.97%) IDoc
2 28 (3.66%) SAP CO-PA
3 26 (3.40%) BAPI
4 19 (2.48%) SAP Fiori
5 8 (1.05%) SAP XI
6 6 (0.78%) SAPUI5
7 4 (0.52%) EDI
8 2 (0.26%) SAP ALE
8 2 (0.26%) SAP Basis
8 2 (0.26%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.26%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.13%) .NET
9 1 (0.13%) Middleware
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Core Interface
9 1 (0.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.10%) FMCG
3 28 (3.66%) NHS
4 18 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (1.57%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.57%) Virtual Team
6 9 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.39%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.39%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (13.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 95 (12.42%) SAP Implementation
3 78 (10.20%) Record to Report
4 74 (9.67%) ERP
5 61 (7.97%) GAP Analysis
6 55 (7.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 50 (6.54%) Coaching
8 49 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
9 48 (6.27%) Project Management
10 46 (6.01%) Integration Testing
11 44 (5.75%) System Testing
12 43 (5.62%) Presales
13 39 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
14 38 (4.97%) Migration
15 37 (4.84%) Business Analysis
15 37 (4.84%) Change Management
16 35 (4.58%) Risk Management
17 34 (4.44%) Cash Management
18 33 (4.31%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
19 31 (4.05%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (5.75%) ABAP
2 4 (0.52%) C
3 2 (0.26%) Java
4 1 (0.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (7.97%) Degree
2 27 (3.53%) CCA
3 25 (3.27%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.35%) ACCA
4 18 (2.35%) CIMA
5 17 (2.22%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.18%) Master's Degree
8 7 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.52%) CPIM
9 4 (0.52%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.39%) ICAEW
11 2 (0.26%) AAT
11 2 (0.26%) CFA
11 2 (0.26%) CISA
11 2 (0.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.41%) SLA
2 14 (1.83%) QA
3 6 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.65%) GxP
5 4 (0.52%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 765 (100.00%) SAP
2 25 (3.27%) Ariba
3 10 (1.31%) Cognos
4 5 (0.65%) Pegasus
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.26%) Remedy
7 1 (0.13%) CA
7 1 (0.13%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.13%) OpenText
7 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com