Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 785 595 657
Rank change year-on-year -190 +62 +15
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 389 775 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.44% 0.38%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.81% 5.78% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 216 425 492
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £79,375 £84,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +16.50% -1.90%

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 10,215 13,403 13,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.20% 7.68% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,391 9,600 10,138
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -194 335 £55,000 -8.33% 17
UK excluding London -93 250 £55,000 -8.33% 10
South East -53 102 £55,000 -8.33% 5
London -138 86 £65,000 +8.33% 7
North of England -23 61 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Midlands -4 52 £52,500 -7.08% 1
Yorkshire +34 36 £48,000 -4.00%
West Midlands +2 30 £72,500 -8.52% 1
East of England +14 23 £65,000 +52.94% 3
East Midlands -5 22 £50,000 -
North West -41 17 £50,000 -11.11% 1
North East -6 8 £60,000 +9.09%
South West -12 5 £55,000 -21.43%
Wales -8 4 £50,000 -41.18%
Scotland +1 3 £50,750 -0.98%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 389 (100.00%) SAP
1 389 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 389 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 265 (68.12%) Finance
3 151 (38.82%) SAP S/4HANA
4 74 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 57 (14.65%) ERP
6 55 (14.14%) ABAP
7 51 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
8 50 (12.85%) Manufacturing
9 49 (12.60%) SAP HANA
10 46 (11.83%) Accounts Receivable
11 43 (11.05%) Accounts Payable
12 41 (10.54%) SAP MM
13 40 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
14 39 (10.03%) Record to Report
15 38 (9.77%) SAP BW
16 36 (9.25%) Risk Management
17 34 (8.74%) General Ledger
17 34 (8.74%) Project Management
18 32 (8.23%) Coaching
19 31 (7.97%) SAP SD
20 30 (7.71%) SAP BPC
21 29 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
22 26 (6.68%) Legal
22 26 (6.68%) Presales
23 24 (6.17%) OpenText VIM for SAP
23 24 (6.17%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
23 24 (6.17%) ACCA
23 24 (6.17%) Retail

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 (0.26%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.80%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 389 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 389 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 151 (38.82%) SAP S/4HANA
3 41 (10.54%) SAP MM
4 31 (7.97%) SAP SD
5 30 (7.71%) SAP BPC
6 24 (6.17%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 23 (5.91%) SAP ERP
8 18 (4.63%) SAP PS
9 17 (4.37%) SAP FSCM
9 17 (4.37%) SAP R/3
10 16 (4.11%) SAP PM
11 14 (3.60%) SAP HR
12 8 (2.06%) SAP QM
12 8 (2.06%) SAP WM
13 7 (1.80%) SAP GTS
14 6 (1.54%) SAP IBP
14 6 (1.54%) SAP PP
14 6 (1.54%) SAP SCM
15 5 (1.29%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.51%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.60%) SAP HANA
2 38 (9.77%) SAP BW
3 14 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (3.34%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 11 (2.83%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (2.83%) GIS
6 9 (2.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (0.77%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.26%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Hudson
1 1 (0.26%) LSMW
General
1 265 (68.12%) Finance
2 50 (12.85%) Manufacturing
3 34 (8.74%) General Ledger
4 26 (6.68%) Legal
5 24 (6.17%) Retail
6 20 (5.14%) Banking
7 11 (2.83%) Publishing
8 7 (1.80%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.80%) Billing
8 7 (1.80%) German Language
9 6 (1.54%) Back Office
10 4 (1.03%) Automotive
11 3 (0.77%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.51%) Advertising
12 2 (0.51%) Marketing
13 1 (0.26%) Croatian Language
13 1 (0.26%) Serbian Language
13 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 187 (48.07%) Consultant
2 184 (47.30%) SAP Consultant
3 142 (36.50%) SAP CO Consultant
3 142 (36.50%) SAP FI Consultant
3 142 (36.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 122 (31.36%) Analyst
5 107 (27.51%) SAP Analyst
6 80 (20.57%) SAP FI Analyst
7 42 (10.80%) Business Analyst
8 36 (9.25%) SAP Business Analyst
9 33 (8.48%) SAP FI Business Analyst
10 32 (8.23%) SAP CO Business Analyst
10 32 (8.23%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
11 27 (6.94%) Managing Consultant
11 27 (6.94%) Systems Analyst
12 24 (6.17%) Architect
13 23 (5.91%) SAP Manager
14 21 (5.40%) SAP Architect
15 20 (5.14%) Financial Analyst
16 19 (4.88%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.34%) IDoc
1 13 (3.34%) SAP Fiori
2 11 (2.83%) BAPI
3 9 (2.31%) MDX
4 8 (2.06%) SAP Business Workflow
4 8 (2.06%) SAP Smart Forms
5 7 (1.80%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (1.54%) SAP CO-PA
7 5 (1.29%) EDI
8 3 (0.77%) SAP ALE
8 3 (0.77%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.26%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (2.31%) Data Structures
3 7 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.03%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.03%) User Experience
5 3 (0.77%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.51%) Robotics
6 2 (0.51%) Social Media
7 1 (0.26%) BBC
7 1 (0.26%) FMCG
7 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (19.02%) Stakeholder Management
2 57 (14.65%) ERP
3 51 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
4 46 (11.83%) Accounts Receivable
5 43 (11.05%) Accounts Payable
6 40 (10.28%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (10.03%) Record to Report
8 36 (9.25%) Risk Management
9 34 (8.74%) Project Management
10 32 (8.23%) Coaching
11 29 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (6.68%) Presales
13 24 (6.17%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
14 23 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (5.91%) ITIL
15 22 (5.66%) Business Analysis
15 22 (5.66%) PRINCE2
16 21 (5.40%) Logistics
17 19 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
18 18 (4.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 55 (14.14%) ABAP
2 9 (2.31%) C
3 8 (2.06%) SAPscript
4 3 (0.77%) SQL
5 2 (0.51%) VBA
6 1 (0.26%) Python
6 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (6.17%) ACCA
2 16 (4.11%) CIMA
3 14 (3.60%) CCA
4 11 (2.83%) Degree
5 10 (2.57%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) ISEB
6 5 (1.29%) PMP
6 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.51%) ICAEW
9 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.83%) QA
2 5 (1.29%) SLA
3 3 (0.77%) IFRS
3 3 (0.77%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 389 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (4.37%) CA
3 13 (3.34%) Adaptive Insights
3 13 (3.34%) Hyperion
4 7 (1.80%) Oracle
4 7 (1.80%) Pegasus
5 6 (1.54%) Workday
6 4 (1.03%) Ariba
7 3 (0.77%) hybris
8 2 (0.51%) Birst
8 2 (0.51%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.51%) Concur
8 2 (0.51%) Remedy
8 2 (0.51%) Sage
8 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.51%) SnapLogic
9 1 (0.26%) IBM
9 1 (0.26%) Informatica
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.26%) webMethods