Period
to 16 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 758 795 592
Rank change year-on-year +37 -203 +58
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 313 382 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.23% 0.43%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.98% 3.86% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 145 207 425
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £48,000 £42,500 £41,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +14.29%

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 7,857 9,906 14,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.78% 6.08% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5,517 7,155 10,330
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.17%

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 November 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP FI/CO in the UK

SAP FI/CO
Top 14 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 November 2019. 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 +49 257 £60,000 +9.09% 6
UK excluding London -5 172 £57,500 +4.55% 3
South East +3 67 £60,000 +6.67% 2
London +61 58 £70,000 +14.75% 3
North of England +20 38 £49,000 +2.08%
North West +56 34 £49,000 +5.38%
East of England +69 31 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Midlands +12 26 £60,000 +17.07%
West Midlands +17 20 £57,500 -20.69%
South West +9 6 - -
Yorkshire -17 4 £55,000 +14.58%
Scotland +19 3 - -
East Midlands +4 3 £65,000 +36.84%
Northern Ireland - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 313 (100.00%) SAP
1 313 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 313 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 219 (69.97%) Finance
3 124 (39.62%) SAP S/4HANA
4 109 (34.82%) ERP
5 59 (18.85%) Manufacturing
6 52 (16.61%) Procure-to-Pay
7 50 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (12.78%) Logistics
9 39 (12.46%) SAP MM
10 38 (12.14%) Project Management
10 38 (12.14%) Record to Report
11 36 (11.50%) SAP HANA
12 35 (11.18%) Order to Cash
12 35 (11.18%) Banking
13 34 (10.86%) Presales
14 33 (10.54%) Retail
14 33 (10.54%) ABAP
15 31 (9.90%) FMCG
16 29 (9.27%) Project Delivery
16 29 (9.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
17 28 (8.95%) Telecoms
18 27 (8.63%) General Ledger
19 24 (7.67%) SAP BW
20 23 (7.35%) SAP SD
20 23 (7.35%) Security Cleared
20 23 (7.35%) SAP Implementation
21 22 (7.03%) Analytics
22 21 (6.71%) SAP BPC

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:

Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Autodesk Inventor
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 313 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 313 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 124 (39.62%) SAP S/4HANA
3 39 (12.46%) SAP MM
4 29 (9.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 23 (7.35%) SAP SD
6 21 (6.71%) SAP BPC
6 21 (6.71%) SAP PM
7 19 (6.07%) SAP PS
8 18 (5.75%) SAP PP
9 15 (4.79%) SAP APO
9 15 (4.79%) SAP QM
9 15 (4.79%) SAP SCM
10 13 (4.15%) SAP ERP
10 13 (4.15%) SAP HR
11 12 (3.83%) SAP FSCM
12 8 (2.56%) SAP Payroll
13 5 (1.60%) SAP GTS
13 5 (1.60%) SAP R/3
13 5 (1.60%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) AWS
1 1 (0.32%) Azure
1 1 (0.32%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.50%) SAP HANA
2 24 (7.67%) SAP BW
3 5 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (1.60%) GIS
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) DataStage
5 1 (0.32%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.32%) Power BI
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.32%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.32%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (0.64%) LSMW
General
1 219 (69.97%) Finance
2 59 (18.85%) Manufacturing
3 35 (11.18%) Banking
4 33 (10.54%) Retail
5 28 (8.95%) Telecoms
6 27 (8.63%) General Ledger
7 9 (2.88%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.24%) Billing
9 6 (1.92%) Marketing
10 5 (1.60%) Legal
11 2 (0.64%) Automotive
11 2 (0.64%) Back Office
12 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 178 (56.87%) Consultant
2 177 (56.55%) SAP Consultant
3 134 (42.81%) SAP FI Consultant
4 129 (41.21%) SAP CO Consultant
4 129 (41.21%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 45 (14.38%) Architect
6 44 (14.06%) SAP Architect
7 39 (12.46%) Analyst
8 38 (12.14%) SAP Analyst
9 37 (11.82%) Senior Consultant
9 37 (11.82%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 35 (11.18%) SAP FI Analyst
11 32 (10.22%) Business Analyst
11 32 (10.22%) SAP Business Analyst
12 29 (9.27%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
12 29 (9.27%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
12 29 (9.27%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
13 27 (8.63%) SAP CO Business Analyst
13 27 (8.63%) SAP FI Business Analyst
13 27 (8.63%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.39%) SAP Basis
2 10 (3.19%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (1.92%) BAPI
3 6 (1.92%) IDoc
4 1 (0.32%) EDI
4 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.90%) FMCG
2 20 (6.39%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.83%) Social Media
5 5 (1.60%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.60%) Market Risk
5 5 (1.60%) User Experience
6 2 (0.64%) BBC
6 2 (0.64%) CMDB
6 2 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.32%) Blog
7 1 (0.32%) Derivative
7 1 (0.32%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.64%) Linux
1 2 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (34.82%) ERP
2 52 (16.61%) Procure-to-Pay
3 50 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (12.78%) Logistics
5 38 (12.14%) Project Management
5 38 (12.14%) Record to Report
6 35 (11.18%) Order to Cash
7 34 (10.86%) Presales
8 29 (9.27%) Project Delivery
9 23 (7.35%) SAP Implementation
10 22 (7.03%) Analytics
11 18 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (5.11%) Thought Leadership
13 15 (4.79%) Cash Management
14 13 (4.15%) Accounts Receivable
14 13 (4.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 12 (3.83%) Accounts Payable
15 12 (3.83%) Business Analysis
15 12 (3.83%) Change Management
16 11 (3.51%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.54%) ABAP
2 5 (1.60%) SAPscript
3 1 (0.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (7.35%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.11%) Degree
3 13 (4.15%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.83%) CCA
5 4 (1.28%) ACCA
5 4 (1.28%) CIMA
6 2 (0.64%) AAT
6 2 (0.64%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.60%) IFRS
2 4 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 313 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (2.88%) Ariba
3 3 (0.96%) Concur
4 2 (0.64%) Oracle
5 1 (0.32%) Birst
5 1 (0.32%) IBM
5 1 (0.32%) Informatica
5 1 (0.32%) OpenText
5 1 (0.32%) Reuters
5 1 (0.32%) SnapLogic
5 1 (0.32%) Tableau
5 1 (0.32%) Workday