Period
to 21 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Production Planning (PP)
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1001 940 993
Rank change year-on-year -61 +53 -16
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 187 248 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.35% 2.08% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 85 166 207
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,625 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% - -8.33%

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 13,837 11,902 14,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.85% 6.77% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10,146 8,936 11,112
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP PP in the UK

SAP PP
Top 14 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 February 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 -66 164 £55,000 - 4
UK excluding London -79 131 £56,250 +2.27% 2
North of England -46 75 £55,000 - 1
North West -14 66 £55,000 -
London +31 33 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Midlands -7 18 £60,000 +9.09%
West Midlands -25 16 £60,000 +9.09%
Wales +21 15 - -
South East -14 15 £75,000 +14.50% 1
Scotland -35 7 £57,500 +15.00%
Yorkshire -18 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North East -35 4 - -
East Midlands -5 2 - -
East of England -15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 187 (100.00%) SAP
2 128 (68.45%) Manufacturing
3 84 (44.92%) SAP MM
4 73 (39.04%) Logistics
5 58 (31.02%) Finance
6 53 (28.34%) SAP SCM
7 40 (21.39%) ABAP
8 33 (17.65%) SAP WM
9 30 (16.04%) SAP S/4HANA
10 28 (14.97%) SAP SD
11 27 (14.44%) SAP APO
12 26 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (13.37%) Business Analysis
13 25 (13.37%) SAP Implementation
14 22 (11.76%) SAP HANA
14 22 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 21 (11.23%) Demand Management
16 20 (10.70%) Degree
16 20 (10.70%) SAPUI5
17 19 (10.16%) SAP MII
17 19 (10.16%) SAP PP-PI
17 19 (10.16%) SAP QM
17 19 (10.16%) Supply Chain Management
17 19 (10.16%) SLA
18 17 (9.09%) Retail
19 16 (8.56%) Economics
19 16 (8.56%) Quality Management
19 16 (8.56%) Record to Report
19 16 (8.56%) IT Strategy
20 15 (8.02%) SAP FI

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 (0.53%) IBM Notes
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 84 (44.92%) SAP MM
2 53 (28.34%) SAP SCM
3 33 (17.65%) SAP WM
4 30 (16.04%) SAP S/4HANA
5 28 (14.97%) SAP SD
6 27 (14.44%) SAP APO
7 19 (10.16%) SAP MII
7 19 (10.16%) SAP PP-PI
7 19 (10.16%) SAP QM
8 15 (8.02%) SAP FI
9 14 (7.49%) SAP CO
9 14 (7.49%) SAP FI/CO
10 13 (6.95%) SAP VC
11 10 (5.35%) SAP ERP
12 8 (4.28%) SAP PM
13 7 (3.74%) SAP MDM
14 5 (2.67%) SAP HR
15 4 (2.14%) SAP GTS
15 4 (2.14%) SAP R/3
16 1 (0.53%) SAP ECC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) LSMW
General
1 128 (68.45%) Manufacturing
2 58 (31.02%) Finance
3 17 (9.09%) Retail
4 12 (6.42%) Automotive
5 5 (2.67%) German Language
6 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 97 (51.87%) Consultant
1 97 (51.87%) SAP Consultant
2 94 (50.27%) Analyst
3 77 (41.18%) SAP Analyst
4 72 (38.50%) SAP PP Consultant
5 65 (34.76%) Business Analyst
6 55 (29.41%) SAP PP Analyst
7 48 (25.67%) SAP Business Analyst
8 36 (19.25%) SAP PP Business Analyst
9 35 (18.72%) SAP MM Analyst
10 26 (13.90%) SAP MM Consultant
11 21 (11.23%) SAP SCM Consultant
12 19 (10.16%) SAP Business Consultant
12 19 (10.16%) SAP MM Business Analyst
13 17 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
14 12 (6.42%) SAP APO Consultant
15 11 (5.88%) Data Analyst
15 11 (5.88%) Master Data Analyst
15 11 (5.88%) SAP Data Analyst
15 11 (5.88%) SAP Master Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.70%) SAPUI5
2 4 (2.14%) SAP ALE
3 1 (0.53%) EDI
3 1 (0.53%) IDoc
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (0.53%) SAP PI
3 1 (0.53%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.74%) FMCG
3 4 (2.14%) PMI
4 3 (1.60%) User Experience
4 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.07%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (39.04%) Logistics
2 25 (13.37%) Business Analysis
2 25 (13.37%) SAP Implementation
3 22 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (11.23%) Demand Management
5 19 (10.16%) Supply Chain Management
6 16 (8.56%) Economics
6 16 (8.56%) IT Strategy
6 16 (8.56%) Quality Management
6 16 (8.56%) Record to Report
7 15 (8.02%) Coaching
8 14 (7.49%) ERP
9 11 (5.88%) Project Management
10 10 (5.35%) Business Development
10 10 (5.35%) Data Migration
10 10 (5.35%) Migration
11 9 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.81%) GAP Analysis
12 8 (4.28%) Business Transformation
12 8 (4.28%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (21.39%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (10.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.16%) SLA
2 7 (3.74%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 187 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (2.14%) Ariba
2 4 (2.14%) Pegasus
3 1 (0.53%) IBM
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft