Period
to 23 September 2017

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 23 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Production Planning (PP)
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 970 951 976
Rank change year-on-year -19 +25 +89
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 205 271 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.56% 2.00% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 77 167 265
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -15.38%
10th Percentile £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £87,750 £100,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% -6.36% -15.38%

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 13152 13550 15788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.50% 6.98% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9452 10306 12366
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% -

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 23 September 2017.

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 23 September 2017. 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 -25 196 £60,000 +9.09% 1
UK excluding London -27 153 £55,000 +6.80%
North of England -77 82 £55,000 +17.02%
North West -60 70 £55,000 +19.57%
South East +68 28 £65,000 -27.78%
London +37 27 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Midlands +18 25 £41,250 -58.75%
West Midlands +11 13 £47,500 -
East Midlands +27 12 £40,000 -
East of England +15 12 £50,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire +12 6 £55,000 -
North East -2 6 - -
Wales - 6 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 2017, IT jobs citing SAP PP 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 PP.

1 205 (100.00%) SAP
2 135 (65.85%) SAP MM
3 119 (58.05%) Manufacturing
4 57 (27.80%) Logistics
5 50 (24.39%) SAP QM
5 50 (24.39%) SAP PP-PI
6 49 (23.90%) SAP MII
6 49 (23.90%) SAP WM
7 47 (22.93%) SAP SD
8 46 (22.44%) SAP SCM
9 41 (20.00%) SAPUI5
10 39 (19.02%) Demand Management
10 39 (19.02%) Record to Report
10 39 (19.02%) IT Strategy
10 39 (19.02%) SLA
11 36 (17.56%) SAP FI
12 31 (15.12%) Finance
13 27 (13.17%) SAP FI/CO
13 27 (13.17%) SAP CO
14 24 (11.71%) Process Improvement
15 23 (11.22%) Quality Management
15 23 (11.22%) ABAP
16 22 (10.73%) Economics
17 21 (10.24%) Business Analysis
18 19 (9.27%) Degree
18 19 (9.27%) SAP Implementation
18 19 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
19 18 (8.78%) SAP HANA
20 17 (8.29%) IT Governance
20 17 (8.29%) SAP PM

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 6 (2.93%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 135 (65.85%) SAP MM
2 50 (24.39%) SAP PP-PI
2 50 (24.39%) SAP QM
3 49 (23.90%) SAP MII
3 49 (23.90%) SAP WM
4 47 (22.93%) SAP SD
5 46 (22.44%) SAP SCM
6 36 (17.56%) SAP FI
7 27 (13.17%) SAP CO
7 27 (13.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (8.29%) SAP PM
8 17 (8.29%) SAP S/4HANA
9 14 (6.83%) SAP APO
10 8 (3.90%) SAP CRM
11 7 (3.41%) SAP ERP
11 7 (3.41%) SAP HR
11 7 (3.41%) SAP LE
12 6 (2.93%) SAP SRM
13 5 (2.44%) SAP Hybris
14 4 (1.95%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.78%) SAP HANA
2 6 (2.93%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 119 (58.05%) Manufacturing
2 31 (15.12%) Finance
3 10 (4.88%) Retail
4 8 (3.90%) Automotive
5 4 (1.95%) French Language
6 1 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 92 (44.88%) Consultant
1 92 (44.88%) SAP Consultant
2 90 (43.90%) Analyst
3 68 (33.17%) SAP Analyst
4 59 (28.78%) SAP PP Consultant
5 54 (26.34%) Business Analyst
6 41 (20.00%) SAP PP Analyst
7 32 (15.61%) SAP Business Analyst
8 29 (14.15%) SAP MM Consultant
9 26 (12.68%) SAP MM Analyst
10 22 (10.73%) Business Systems Analyst
11 20 (9.76%) SAP Manager
11 20 (9.76%) SAP PP Business Analyst
12 17 (8.29%) SAP Business Consultant
12 17 (8.29%) SAP SCM Consultant
13 14 (6.83%) Senior Consultant
13 14 (6.83%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 13 (6.34%) Architect
14 13 (6.34%) SAP Architect
14 13 (6.34%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.00%) SAPUI5
2 10 (4.88%) EDI
3 8 (3.90%) SAP XI
4 6 (2.93%) SAP Fiori
5 4 (1.95%) SAP ALE
6 2 (0.98%) IDoc
6 2 (0.98%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.93%) FMCG
3 5 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (27.80%) Logistics
2 39 (19.02%) Demand Management
2 39 (19.02%) IT Strategy
2 39 (19.02%) Record to Report
3 24 (11.71%) Process Improvement
4 23 (11.22%) Quality Management
5 22 (10.73%) Economics
6 21 (10.24%) Business Analysis
7 19 (9.27%) SAP Implementation
7 19 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (8.29%) IT Governance
9 13 (6.34%) Supply Chain Management
10 12 (5.85%) ERP
10 12 (5.85%) Procure-to-Pay
11 11 (5.37%) Application Rationalisation
11 11 (5.37%) Business Transformation
11 11 (5.37%) Mentoring
11 11 (5.37%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (5.37%) Test Management
12 9 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.22%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (9.27%) Degree
2 8 (3.90%) SAP Certification
2 8 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) ISEB
4 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (19.02%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 205 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.44%) hybris
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.49%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com