Period
to 21 February 2020

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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP FICO
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 706 764 707
Rank change year-on-year +58 -57 -70
Permanent jobs citing SAP FI/CO 320 349 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.39% 3.93% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 204 176 288
UK median annual salary £57,500 £58,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.71% -6.40% +13.64%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,375 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,125 £86,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £56,600 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.83% +2.91% -

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 7,290 8,877 13,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.89% 5.87% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5,233 6,138 10,272
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 February 2020.

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 February 2020. 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 +122 281 £56,750 -5.02% 16
UK excluding London +80 188 £55,000 -2.83% 16
London +100 69 £57,500 -11.54% 2
South East +42 61 £62,500 +8.70% 3
North of England +35 49 £48,000 +1.05% 7
Midlands +54 46 £55,000 +15.79% 2
North West +75 45 £48,000 +3.23% 7
West Midlands +57 41 £54,000 -38.29% 2
East of England +63 19 £57,500 -11.54% 1
South West +47 11 £100,000 +42.86% 1
Yorkshire +19 4 £50,000 +5.26%
East Midlands +26 2 £73,750 +59.46%
Northern Ireland - 2 £47,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 320 (100.00%) SAP
1 320 (100.00%) SAP FI
1 320 (100.00%) SAP CO
2 201 (62.81%) Finance
3 142 (44.38%) SAP S/4HANA
4 84 (26.25%) ERP
5 42 (13.13%) Logistics
6 34 (10.63%) Record to Report
7 33 (10.31%) SAP HANA
8 32 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
9 31 (9.69%) Project Management
10 30 (9.38%) SAP PS
11 29 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (8.44%) Manufacturing
12 27 (8.44%) SAP Implementation
13 26 (8.13%) Order to Cash
14 24 (7.50%) Project Delivery
14 24 (7.50%) SAP MM
15 22 (6.88%) FMCG
16 21 (6.56%) Cash Management
16 21 (6.56%) Presales
16 21 (6.56%) SAP SD
17 20 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
17 20 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 19 (5.94%) SAP BPC
18 19 (5.94%) Degree
18 19 (5.94%) ABAP
18 19 (5.94%) Banking
19 18 (5.63%) SAP Basis
19 18 (5.63%) General Ledger

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 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 320 (100.00%) SAP CO
1 320 (100.00%) SAP FI
2 142 (44.38%) SAP S/4HANA
3 30 (9.38%) SAP PS
4 24 (7.50%) SAP MM
5 21 (6.56%) SAP SD
6 19 (5.94%) SAP BPC
7 14 (4.38%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 14 (4.38%) SAP ERP
8 13 (4.06%) SAP APO
8 13 (4.06%) SAP PM
9 11 (3.44%) SAP PP
9 11 (3.44%) SAP QM
9 11 (3.44%) SAP SCM
10 10 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (1.88%) SAP FSCM
12 5 (1.56%) SAP WM
13 4 (1.25%) SAP IS-U
14 3 (0.94%) SAP Business ByDesign
15 2 (0.63%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.31%) AWS
2 1 (0.31%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.31%) SAP HANA
2 18 (5.63%) SAP BW
3 6 (1.88%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.31%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.31%) DataStage
5 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.31%) Pentaho
5 1 (0.31%) Power BI
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.31%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (0.31%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (0.31%) LSMW
General
1 201 (62.81%) Finance
2 27 (8.44%) Manufacturing
3 19 (5.94%) Banking
4 18 (5.63%) General Ledger
5 16 (5.00%) Retail
6 12 (3.75%) Public Sector
7 10 (3.13%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.19%) Marketing
9 5 (1.56%) Billing
9 5 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.94%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.31%) Back Office
12 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 195 (60.94%) Consultant
2 191 (59.69%) SAP Consultant
3 167 (52.19%) SAP FI Consultant
4 162 (50.63%) SAP CO Consultant
4 162 (50.63%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 41 (12.81%) Analyst
6 40 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
7 37 (11.56%) Architect
8 36 (11.25%) SAP Architect
9 35 (10.94%) SAP FI Analyst
10 34 (10.63%) Senior Consultant
10 34 (10.63%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 29 (9.06%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
11 29 (9.06%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
11 29 (9.06%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
11 29 (9.06%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
12 18 (5.63%) Business Analyst
12 18 (5.63%) SAP Business Analyst
13 14 (4.38%) SAP FI Business Analyst
13 14 (4.38%) SAP FI/CO Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.63%) SAP Basis
2 14 (4.38%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (0.94%) BAPI
3 3 (0.94%) Middleware
4 2 (0.63%) SAPUI5
5 1 (0.31%) IDoc
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.88%) FMCG
2 20 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (3.75%) User Experience
4 11 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.50%) Social Media
6 5 (1.56%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.56%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.63%) CMDB
8 1 (0.31%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.63%) Linux
1 2 (0.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.25%) ERP
2 42 (13.13%) Logistics
3 34 (10.63%) Record to Report
4 32 (10.00%) Procure-to-Pay
5 31 (9.69%) Project Management
6 29 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (8.44%) SAP Implementation
8 26 (8.13%) Order to Cash
9 24 (7.50%) Project Delivery
10 21 (6.56%) Cash Management
10 21 (6.56%) Presales
11 20 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 17 (5.31%) Business Analysis
13 16 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (5.00%) Change Management
14 15 (4.69%) Analytics
15 13 (4.06%) Accounts Receivable
16 11 (3.44%) Risk Management
16 11 (3.44%) Thought Leadership
17 8 (2.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.94%) ABAP
2 1 (0.31%) C
2 1 (0.31%) Python
2 1 (0.31%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (5.94%) Degree
2 18 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.38%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.56%) ACCA
4 5 (1.56%) CCA
5 4 (1.25%) CIMA
6 2 (0.63%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.31%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (1.88%) IFRS
3 2 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 320 (100.00%) SAP
2 8 (2.50%) Ariba
3 7 (2.19%) Concur
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle
5 2 (0.63%) Cognos
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.63%) Tableau
6 1 (0.31%) Anaplan
6 1 (0.31%) Birst
6 1 (0.31%) Google
6 1 (0.31%) IBM
6 1 (0.31%) Informatica
6 1 (0.31%) Remedy
6 1 (0.31%) SnapLogic
6 1 (0.31%) Workday