Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP PP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP PP over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Production Planning (PP)
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1064 983 1019
Rank change year-on-year -81 +36 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 132 212 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.10% 1.70% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 70 106 175
UK median annual salary £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £89,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

SAP PP 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 11,994 12,504 14,170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.95% 7.25% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8,927 9,391 10,947
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 £78,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SAP PP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP PP over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
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 PP within the UK over the 6 months to 21 June 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 -81 121 £55,000 -4.35% 4
UK excluding London -68 94 £55,000 - 3
North of England -22 46 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North West -37 28 £55,000 - 1
South East -17 25 £65,000 -
London -14 21 £95,000 +58.33% 2
Yorkshire +18 18 £49,250 -10.45%
East of England +6 9 £80,000 +60.00%
Scotland -24 9 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Midlands 0 4 £57,500 +15.00% 1
West Midlands -1 3 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Wales +8 1 - -
East Midlands 0 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT jobs citing SAP PP 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 PP.

1 132 (100.00%) SAP
2 73 (55.30%) Manufacturing
3 61 (46.21%) Finance
4 51 (38.64%) Logistics
5 40 (30.30%) SAP SCM
6 39 (29.55%) SAP MM
7 35 (26.52%) SAP S/4HANA
8 32 (24.24%) SAP QM
8 32 (24.24%) SAP HANA
8 32 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (21.97%) ABAP
10 26 (19.70%) SAP SD
11 24 (18.18%) SAP APO
11 24 (18.18%) Business Analysis
12 23 (17.42%) SAP WM
13 21 (15.91%) SAP Implementation
14 20 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (11.36%) Business Development
16 14 (10.61%) Coaching
17 13 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (9.85%) SAP FI
18 12 (9.09%) Project Management
18 12 (9.09%) FMCG
19 11 (8.33%) SAP ALE
19 11 (8.33%) Quality Management
20 10 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
21 9 (6.82%) Supply Chain Management
22 7 (5.30%) Retail
22 7 (5.30%) SAP PM
23 6 (4.55%) SAP LE

SAP PP
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 (0.76%) IBM Notes
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 40 (30.30%) SAP SCM
2 39 (29.55%) SAP MM
3 35 (26.52%) SAP S/4HANA
4 32 (24.24%) SAP QM
5 26 (19.70%) SAP SD
6 24 (18.18%) SAP APO
7 23 (17.42%) SAP WM
8 13 (9.85%) SAP FI
9 7 (5.30%) SAP PM
10 6 (4.55%) SAP LE
11 5 (3.79%) SAP CO
11 5 (3.79%) SAP FI/CO
12 4 (3.03%) SAP Retail
13 3 (2.27%) SAP PS
14 2 (1.52%) SAP BPC
14 2 (1.52%) SAP CS
14 2 (1.52%) SAP PP-PI
15 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
15 1 (0.76%) SAP EWM
15 1 (0.76%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.24%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) LSMW
General
1 73 (55.30%) Manufacturing
2 61 (46.21%) Finance
3 10 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (5.30%) Retail
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 77 (58.33%) Consultant
1 77 (58.33%) SAP Consultant
2 65 (49.24%) SAP PP Consultant
3 53 (40.15%) Analyst
4 52 (39.39%) SAP Analyst
5 39 (29.55%) Business Analyst
5 39 (29.55%) SAP PP Analyst
6 38 (28.79%) SAP Business Analyst
7 27 (20.45%) SAP MM Consultant
8 26 (19.70%) SAP PP Business Analyst
9 21 (15.91%) SAP MM Analyst
10 20 (15.15%) SAP MM Business Analyst
11 13 (9.85%) Architect
11 13 (9.85%) SAP Architect
11 13 (9.85%) SAP SCM Consultant
11 13 (9.85%) SAP Solutions Architect
11 13 (9.85%) Solutions Architect
12 11 (8.33%) SAP Business Consultant
12 11 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
12 11 (8.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.33%) SAP ALE
2 5 (3.79%) SAPUI5
3 4 (3.03%) BAPI
3 4 (3.03%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (1.52%) EDI
5 1 (0.76%) IDoc
5 1 (0.76%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (0.76%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.09%) FMCG
3 4 (3.03%) Tandem
3 4 (3.03%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) User Experience
5 1 (0.76%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.64%) Logistics
2 32 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 21 (15.91%) SAP Implementation
5 15 (11.36%) Business Development
6 14 (10.61%) Coaching
7 13 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (9.09%) Project Management
9 11 (8.33%) Quality Management
10 9 (6.82%) Supply Chain Management
11 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.79%) EAM
12 5 (3.79%) Integration Testing
12 5 (3.79%) Presales
12 5 (3.79%) Problem-Solving
13 4 (3.03%) GAP Analysis
13 4 (3.03%) OO
13 4 (3.03%) Process Improvement
13 4 (3.03%) TDD
14 3 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) ABAP
2 1 (0.76%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.52%) Degree
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) PMO
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 132 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (3.03%) Pegasus
3 2 (1.52%) Ariba
3 2 (1.52%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.76%) IBM