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

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 802 634 692
Rank change year-on-year -168 +58 -124
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 422 623 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.09% 5.27% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 227 393 500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £39,825
90th Percentile £83,500 £78,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -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 13,650 11,815 14,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.69% 6.90% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,049 8,933 10,912
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
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/CO within the UK over the 6 months to 21 April 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 -171 347 £60,000 +4.35% 21
UK excluding London -141 254 £52,500 -4.55% 14
South East -79 102 £52,500 -12.50% 4
London -71 90 £62,500 - 8
North of England -42 64 £52,500 -4.55% 5
North West +12 53 £52,500 -4.55% 5
Midlands -1 45 £70,000 +27.27% 3
West Midlands -2 34 £70,000 +27.27%
East of England -40 22 £42,500 -26.09% 1
Scotland -31 20 £50,000 -
East Midlands +2 11 £70,000 +24.44% 3
Yorkshire -29 11 £52,500 -4.55%
South West -20 5 £47,500 -26.92%

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, IT jobs citing SAP FI/CO 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/CO.

1 422 (100.00%) SAP
1 422 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 422 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 321 (76.07%) Finance
3 122 (28.91%) SAP S/4HANA
4 104 (24.64%) Manufacturing
5 81 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (18.01%) Accounts Payable
7 70 (16.59%) Accounts Receivable
8 67 (15.88%) SAP Implementation
9 66 (15.64%) Problem-Solving
10 64 (15.17%) SAP MM
11 63 (14.93%) General Ledger
12 50 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
13 48 (11.37%) ERP
13 48 (11.37%) Retail
14 47 (11.14%) Self-Motivation
15 45 (10.66%) SAP PS
16 43 (10.19%) SAP PM
16 43 (10.19%) Coaching
17 42 (9.95%) Degree
17 42 (9.95%) SAP SD
18 41 (9.72%) Presales
19 37 (8.77%) Project Management
20 36 (8.53%) SAP BW
20 36 (8.53%) SAP HANA
21 35 (8.29%) Logistics
21 35 (8.29%) SAP HR
22 34 (8.06%) IDoc
23 33 (7.82%) Record to Report

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 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 21 (4.98%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 422 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 422 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 122 (28.91%) SAP S/4HANA
3 64 (15.17%) SAP MM
4 45 (10.66%) SAP PS
5 43 (10.19%) SAP PM
6 42 (9.95%) SAP SD
7 35 (8.29%) SAP HR
8 28 (6.64%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 26 (6.16%) SAP R/3
10 21 (4.98%) SAP GTS
11 19 (4.50%) SAP BPC
12 15 (3.55%) SAP FSCM
12 15 (3.55%) SAP QM
13 14 (3.32%) SAP ERP
14 13 (3.08%) Primavera
15 12 (2.84%) Maximo
15 12 (2.84%) SAP EHS
15 12 (2.84%) SAP FI-AP
15 12 (2.84%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.24%) FTP
1 1 (0.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.53%) SAP BW
1 36 (8.53%) SAP HANA
2 33 (7.82%) GIS
3 7 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
4 4 (0.95%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Selenium
1 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
1 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 321 (76.07%) Finance
2 104 (24.64%) Manufacturing
3 63 (14.93%) General Ledger
4 48 (11.37%) Retail
5 32 (7.58%) Publishing
6 28 (6.64%) Legal
7 21 (4.98%) Aerospace
8 18 (4.27%) Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Automotive
10 3 (0.71%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.24%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 247 (58.53%) Consultant
2 246 (58.29%) SAP Consultant
3 185 (43.84%) SAP CO Consultant
3 185 (43.84%) SAP FI Consultant
3 185 (43.84%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 88 (20.85%) Analyst
5 86 (20.38%) SAP Analyst
6 73 (17.30%) SAP FI Analyst
7 30 (7.11%) Senior Consultant
7 30 (7.11%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 29 (6.87%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
8 29 (6.87%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
8 29 (6.87%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
9 28 (6.64%) Architect
9 28 (6.64%) SAP Architect
10 26 (6.16%) Managing Consultant
11 24 (5.69%) Business Analyst
12 23 (5.45%) SAP Business Analyst
13 22 (5.21%) SAP Support
14 21 (4.98%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.06%) IDoc
2 33 (7.82%) BAPI
3 18 (4.27%) SAP CO-PA
4 4 (0.95%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (0.95%) SAP PI
5 2 (0.47%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.47%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.24%) Middleware
6 1 (0.24%) REST
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.24%) SOAP
6 1 (0.24%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (11.14%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (4.03%) FMCG
4 10 (2.37%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.90%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.47%) Replication
10 1 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (0.95%) Windows
2 2 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 76 (18.01%) Accounts Payable
3 70 (16.59%) Accounts Receivable
4 67 (15.88%) SAP Implementation
5 66 (15.64%) Problem-Solving
6 48 (11.37%) ERP
7 43 (10.19%) Coaching
8 41 (9.72%) Presales
9 37 (8.77%) Project Management
10 35 (8.29%) Logistics
11 33 (7.82%) CAD
11 33 (7.82%) Document Management
11 33 (7.82%) Record to Report
12 32 (7.58%) GAP Analysis
13 30 (7.11%) Integration Testing
14 26 (6.16%) Configuration Management
14 26 (6.16%) Data Migration
14 26 (6.16%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
14 26 (6.16%) Risk Management
15 25 (5.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.61%) ABAP
2 1 (0.24%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 42 (9.95%) Degree
2 17 (4.03%) ACCA
3 16 (3.79%) CCA
3 16 (3.79%) CIMA
4 15 (3.55%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.95%) CPIM
6 4 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.71%) AAT
7 3 (0.71%) ICAEW
8 2 (0.47%) CFA
8 2 (0.47%) CISA
8 2 (0.47%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.47%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.47%) PMP
9 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.24%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.79%) SLA
2 15 (3.55%) QA
3 6 (1.42%) PMO
4 3 (0.71%) IFRS
5 2 (0.47%) GxP
5 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.24%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 422 (100.00%) SAP
2 15 (3.55%) Pegasus
3 9 (2.13%) OpenText
4 4 (0.95%) Cognos
5 3 (0.71%) Ariba
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle
7 1 (0.24%) Concur
7 1 (0.24%) Google
7 1 (0.24%) HP
7 1 (0.24%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.24%) IBM
7 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.24%) Workday