Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 643 678
Rank change year-on-year +60 +35 -82
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 771 715 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.93% 5.36% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 426 490 553
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -4.35%
10th Percentile £44,000 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £51,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.50% -1.90% -4.55%

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 13002 13330 15498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.45% 6.97% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9262 10112 12080
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +36 691 £60,000 +9.09% 12
UK excluding London -26 383 £60,000 +16.50% 7
London +117 271 £60,000 -4.00% 5
South East +120 162 £60,000 -
North of England -41 93 £55,000 +17.02% 2
Midlands +36 77 £55,750 -17.41%
North West -64 68 £56,250 +19.68% 2
West Midlands +45 54 £79,250 +88.69%
East of England -63 29 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Yorkshire +46 23 £50,000 -11.11%
East Midlands +5 19 £50,000 -27.27%
South West -26 15 £70,000 +55.56% 3
Wales +20 5 £85,000 +94.29%
Scotland -34 3 £51,250 -6.82%
North East +14 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 771 (100.00%) SAP
1 771 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 771 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 504 (65.37%) Finance
3 217 (28.15%) SAP S/4HANA
4 106 (13.75%) Manufacturing
5 92 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 92 (11.93%) SAP Implementation
6 82 (10.64%) SAP HANA
7 81 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
8 80 (10.38%) Record to Report
9 78 (10.12%) ERP
10 76 (9.86%) SAP MM
11 71 (9.21%) SAP SD
12 70 (9.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 68 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
14 60 (7.78%) General Ledger
15 56 (7.26%) SAP BW
16 54 (7.00%) Integration Testing
17 53 (6.87%) System Testing
18 52 (6.74%) Project Management
19 51 (6.61%) SLA
20 48 (6.23%) ABAP
21 47 (6.10%) Degree
22 44 (5.71%) Migration
22 44 (5.71%) Coaching
23 43 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
23 43 (5.58%) SAP FSCM
24 42 (5.45%) SAP HR
25 40 (5.19%) Business Analysis

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 15 (1.95%) Autodesk Inventor
2 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 771 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 771 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 217 (28.15%) SAP S/4HANA
3 76 (9.86%) SAP MM
4 71 (9.21%) SAP SD
5 43 (5.58%) SAP FSCM
6 42 (5.45%) SAP HR
7 40 (5.19%) SAP BPC
8 36 (4.67%) SAP PS
9 30 (3.89%) SAP PM
10 21 (2.72%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 21 (2.72%) SAP PP
11 18 (2.33%) SAP HCM
11 18 (2.33%) SAP R/3
12 16 (2.08%) SAP FI-AP
13 15 (1.95%) SAP GTS
14 14 (1.82%) SAP ERP
15 13 (1.69%) SAP FI-AR
15 13 (1.69%) SAP WM
16 12 (1.56%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (10.64%) SAP HANA
2 56 (7.26%) SAP BW
3 23 (2.98%) GIS
4 15 (1.95%) QlikView
5 10 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (1.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 8 (1.04%) Big Data
8 4 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.26%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.26%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.26%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.13%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (0.26%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
General
1 504 (65.37%) Finance
2 106 (13.75%) Manufacturing
3 60 (7.78%) General Ledger
4 37 (4.80%) Legal
5 36 (4.67%) Retail
6 25 (3.24%) Banking
7 15 (1.95%) Aerospace
8 14 (1.82%) Publishing
9 12 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.43%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.30%) German Language
12 5 (0.65%) 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
1 344 (44.62%) Consultant
2 338 (43.84%) SAP Consultant
3 234 (30.35%) SAP CO Consultant
3 234 (30.35%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 233 (30.22%) SAP FI Consultant
5 180 (23.35%) Analyst
6 176 (22.83%) SAP Analyst
7 143 (18.55%) SAP FI Analyst
8 83 (10.77%) Business Analyst
8 83 (10.77%) SAP Business Analyst
9 73 (9.47%) SAP CO Business Analyst
9 73 (9.47%) SAP FI Business Analyst
9 73 (9.47%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
10 54 (7.00%) SAP Manager
11 43 (5.58%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
12 41 (5.32%) SAP Financial Consultant
12 41 (5.32%) SAP Support
13 40 (5.19%) Architect
14 38 (4.93%) SAP Architect
15 36 (4.67%) SAP Financial Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (4.41%) IDoc
1 34 (4.41%) SAP CO-PA
2 23 (2.98%) BAPI
3 19 (2.46%) SAP Fiori
4 8 (1.04%) SAP XI
5 6 (0.78%) SAPUI5
6 5 (0.65%) EDI
7 2 (0.26%) SAP ALE
7 2 (0.26%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.26%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.26%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.13%) .NET
8 1 (0.13%) Middleware
8 1 (0.13%) SAP Core Interface
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.06%) FMCG
3 32 (4.15%) NHS
4 20 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (1.43%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 7 (0.91%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 4 (0.52%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.39%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.13%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.13%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (11.93%) SAP Implementation
1 92 (11.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 80 (10.38%) Record to Report
3 78 (10.12%) ERP
4 70 (9.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 68 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
6 54 (7.00%) Integration Testing
7 53 (6.87%) System Testing
8 52 (6.74%) Project Management
9 44 (5.71%) Coaching
9 44 (5.71%) Migration
10 43 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (5.19%) Business Analysis
12 39 (5.06%) Data Migration
13 38 (4.93%) Change Management
14 37 (4.80%) Customer Requirements
15 36 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (4.67%) Presales
16 35 (4.54%) Risk Management
17 34 (4.41%) Business Process Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (6.23%) ABAP
2 4 (0.52%) C
2 4 (0.52%) SQL
3 2 (0.26%) Java
3 2 (0.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.13%) R
4 1 (0.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (6.10%) Degree
2 26 (3.37%) CCA
3 25 (3.24%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.08%) ACCA
5 16 (2.08%) CIMA
6 8 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (0.91%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.52%) CPIM
9 4 (0.52%) SAP Certification
10 2 (0.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.61%) SLA
2 8 (1.04%) QA
3 5 (0.65%) PMO
4 4 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.39%) GxP
6 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 771 (100.00%) SAP
2 24 (3.11%) Ariba
3 9 (1.17%) Cognos
4 6 (0.78%) Pegasus
5 4 (0.52%) Microsoft
5 4 (0.52%) Oracle
6 2 (0.26%) Remedy
7 1 (0.13%) CA
7 1 (0.13%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.13%) Informatica
7 1 (0.13%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.13%) OpenText
7 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.13%) Teradata