Period
to 9 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Payroll skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Payroll over the 6 months to 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Payroll Management (HR-PY)
UK
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 972 1109 1169
Rank change year-on-year +137 +60 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAP Payroll 73 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.025% 0.030%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.96% 0.41% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 17
UK median annual salary £50,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.81% -4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £79,125 £67,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% - +16.40%

SAP Payroll 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 7,596 9,609 14,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.68% 6.05% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5,383 6,889 10,163
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 £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SAP Payroll
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP Payroll as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Payroll over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP Payroll in the UK

SAP Payroll
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Payroll within the UK over the 6 months to 9 December 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 +137 68 £50,500 -2.88% 5
UK excluding London +104 35 £47,500 -13.64% 3
London +87 34 £70,000 +42.86% 2
North of England +69 16 £38,750 - 2
Yorkshire +40 12 £37,500 -
South East +49 9 £52,500 -19.23%
Midlands +34 9 £45,750 +1.67%
West Midlands - 8 £45,750 -
North West - 4 £52,500 - 2
Scotland +20 1 - - 1
East Midlands +14 1 - -

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT jobs citing SAP Payroll 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 Payroll.

1 73 (100.00%) SAP
2 44 (60.27%) SAP HR
3 30 (41.10%) SuccessFactors
4 20 (27.40%) SAP HCM
5 17 (23.29%) ABAP
5 17 (23.29%) Business Analysis
6 15 (20.55%) SAP S/4HANA
7 14 (19.18%) Finance
8 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (17.81%) Time Management
9 8 (10.96%) SAP HANA
9 8 (10.96%) Presales
9 8 (10.96%) Analytics
10 7 (9.59%) SAP FI/CO
10 7 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
10 7 (9.59%) SAP CO
10 7 (9.59%) SAP FI
11 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (8.22%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (8.22%) Workday
12 5 (6.85%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (6.85%) Public Sector
12 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (6.85%) Project Management
12 5 (6.85%) ERP
12 5 (6.85%) SAP Certification
13 4 (5.48%) SAPscript
13 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
13 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
13 4 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley

SAP Payroll
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 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 44 (60.27%) SAP HR
2 20 (27.40%) SAP HCM
3 15 (20.55%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (9.59%) SAP CO
4 7 (9.59%) SAP FI
4 7 (9.59%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (5.48%) SAP FSCM
5 4 (5.48%) Workday HCM
6 2 (2.74%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (1.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.10%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (5.48%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SAP HANA
2 4 (5.48%) Big Data
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Public Sector
3 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (35.62%) Analyst
2 25 (34.25%) SAP Analyst
3 24 (32.88%) HR Analyst
3 24 (32.88%) SAP HR Analyst
4 22 (30.14%) Consultant
5 21 (28.77%) SAP Consultant
6 18 (24.66%) Payroll Consultant
6 18 (24.66%) SAP Payroll Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) HR Specialist
7 6 (8.22%) SAP HCM Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Senior Consultant
7 6 (8.22%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.85%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (6.85%) SAP HR Support
8 5 (6.85%) SAP Support
8 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) ABAP Developer
9 4 (5.48%) SAP Developer
9 4 (5.48%) SAP Support Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Internet of Things
2 4 (5.48%) User Experience
3 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Blog
4 2 (2.74%) CMDB
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Business Analysis
2 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (17.81%) Time Management
3 8 (10.96%) Analytics
3 8 (10.96%) Presales
4 7 (9.59%) GAP Analysis
5 6 (8.22%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.85%) ERP
6 5 (6.85%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (6.85%) Project Management
7 4 (5.48%) Business Analytics
7 4 (5.48%) Business Development
7 4 (5.48%) Data Privacy
7 4 (5.48%) DevOps
7 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.48%) Migration
7 4 (5.48%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.48%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.29%) ABAP
2 4 (5.48%) SAPscript
3 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) SAP Certification
2 3 (4.11%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) GDPR
1 4 (5.48%) ITGC
1 4 (5.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (8.22%) Workday
3 4 (5.48%) Concur
3 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle
5 2 (2.74%) Cognos