The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP FS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP FS over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP Insurance (FS)
UK
Rank - 923 953
Permanent jobs citing SAP FS 0 41 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.040% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.55% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Median salary - £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +60.00%  
UK excluding London median salary - - -

SAP FS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 5905 7512 8096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 6.95% 7.27% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4476 5890 6444
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

SAP FS
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SAP FS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP FS in the UK

SAP FS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP FS.

Salary trend for SAP FS in the UK

SAP FS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing SAP FS 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 FS.

1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Billing
3 3 (60.00%) Guidewire
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) BAPI
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
4 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (40.00%) Reinsurance
4 2 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-GL
4 2 (40.00%) Parallel Processing
4 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ABAP
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) PhD
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) SAP FI

SAP FS
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI
1 2 (40.00%) SAP FI-GL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Support
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) BAPI
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
1 2 (40.00%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Database Optimisation
2 2 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Parallel Processing
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) ABAP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (60.00%) Guidewire