Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Production Planning (PP)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 983 944 1001
Rank change year-on-year -39 +57 -19
Permanent jobs citing SAP PP 228 280 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.64% 2.16% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 79 176 257
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £37,250 £45,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £100,000 £70,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -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 13942 12949 15085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.74% 6.84% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9827 9758 11748
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.91% +3.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -22 211 £55,000 - 6
UK excluding London -29 169 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North of England -27 98 £47,500 -7.77% 3
North West -37 87 £47,500 +1.06% 3
London +22 31 £48,750 -13.33%
Midlands +12 31 £41,250 -46.77%
West Midlands +9 20 £60,000 +9.09%
South East +29 14 £60,000 -17.24% 1
Wales - 14 - -
East of England +9 12 £50,000 -4.76%
East Midlands +26 11 £40,000 -
North East -17 7 - -
Yorkshire +22 4 £37,500 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 228 (100.00%) SAP
2 160 (70.18%) Manufacturing
3 130 (57.02%) SAP MM
4 68 (29.82%) Logistics
5 60 (26.32%) SAP SCM
6 49 (21.49%) SAP WM
7 47 (20.61%) SAP PP-PI
8 46 (20.18%) SAP MII
9 44 (19.30%) Finance
10 40 (17.54%) SAPUI5
11 38 (16.67%) Demand Management
12 36 (15.79%) Record to Report
12 36 (15.79%) IT Strategy
12 36 (15.79%) ABAP
12 36 (15.79%) SLA
12 36 (15.79%) SAP QM
13 33 (14.47%) SAP SD
14 32 (14.04%) SAP FI
15 31 (13.60%) SAP APO
16 28 (12.28%) Economics
17 27 (11.84%) Business Analysis
17 27 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
18 24 (10.53%) Degree
19 23 (10.09%) Retail
19 23 (10.09%) SAP CO
19 23 (10.09%) SAP FI/CO
20 22 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (9.65%) SAP S/4HANA
21 20 (8.77%) SAP Implementation
22 19 (8.33%) Quality Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 130 (57.02%) SAP MM
2 60 (26.32%) SAP SCM
3 49 (21.49%) SAP WM
4 47 (20.61%) SAP PP-PI
5 46 (20.18%) SAP MII
6 36 (15.79%) SAP QM
7 33 (14.47%) SAP SD
8 32 (14.04%) SAP FI
9 31 (13.60%) SAP APO
10 23 (10.09%) SAP CO
10 23 (10.09%) SAP FI/CO
11 22 (9.65%) SAP S/4HANA
12 12 (5.26%) SAP PM
13 11 (4.82%) SAP ERP
14 9 (3.95%) SAP HR
14 9 (3.95%) SAP VC
15 7 (3.07%) SAP LE
15 7 (3.07%) SAP MDM
16 4 (1.75%) SAP GTS
16 4 (1.75%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.89%) SAP HANA
2 3 (1.32%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 160 (70.18%) Manufacturing
2 44 (19.30%) Finance
3 23 (10.09%) Retail
4 16 (7.02%) Automotive
5 4 (1.75%) French Language
6 3 (1.32%) German Language
7 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 125 (54.82%) Analyst
2 99 (43.42%) Consultant
2 99 (43.42%) SAP Consultant
3 97 (42.54%) SAP Analyst
4 82 (35.96%) Business Analyst
5 70 (30.70%) SAP PP Consultant
6 63 (27.63%) SAP PP Analyst
7 54 (23.68%) SAP Business Analyst
8 38 (16.67%) SAP PP Business Analyst
9 36 (15.79%) SAP MM Analyst
10 28 (12.28%) Business Systems Analyst
11 25 (10.96%) SAP Business Consultant
12 24 (10.53%) SAP SCM Consultant
13 22 (9.65%) SAP MM Consultant
14 15 (6.58%) SAP WM Consultant
15 13 (5.70%) Architect
15 13 (5.70%) SAP APO Consultant
15 13 (5.70%) SAP Architect
15 13 (5.70%) SAP Manager
16 11 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.54%) SAPUI5
2 7 (3.07%) EDI
3 6 (2.63%) SAP Fiori
3 6 (2.63%) SAP XI
4 4 (1.75%) SAP ALE
5 2 (0.88%) IDoc
5 2 (0.88%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.39%) FMCG
3 4 (1.75%) User Experience
4 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.88%) PMI
5 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (29.82%) Logistics
2 38 (16.67%) Demand Management
3 36 (15.79%) IT Strategy
3 36 (15.79%) Record to Report
4 28 (12.28%) Economics
5 27 (11.84%) Business Analysis
5 27 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (8.77%) SAP Implementation
7 19 (8.33%) Quality Management
8 18 (7.89%) ERP
8 18 (7.89%) Supply Chain Management
9 13 (5.70%) Process Improvement
10 11 (4.82%) Data Migration
10 11 (4.82%) Migration
11 10 (4.39%) Application Rationalisation
11 10 (4.39%) Business Transformation
12 9 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (3.51%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (3.51%) Regression Testing
13 8 (3.51%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.79%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 24 (10.53%) Degree
2 8 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.63%) SAP Certification
4 5 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.88%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.44%) ISEB
6 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (15.79%) SLA
2 7 (3.07%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) PMO
Vendors
1 228 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (1.75%) Ariba
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.88%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com