Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an SAP Programmer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Programmer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1155 1213 1287
Rank change year-on-year +58 +74 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an SAP Programmer 27 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.007% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 19
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £43,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -22.73% +37.50% -13.51%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SAP Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured SAP Programmer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Programmer in the UK

SAP Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP Programmer in the UK

SAP Programmer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Programmer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP Programmer in the UK

SAP Programmer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Programmer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
UK excluding London +63 27 £42,500 -22.73%
England +33 27 £42,500 -5.56%
North of England - 22 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 14 £42,500 -
North West - 8 £42,500 -
East of England +17 5 £55,000 -

SAP Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, SAP Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SAP Programmer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (74.07%) ABAP
3 18 (66.67%) IDoc
4 16 (59.26%) SAP PI
5 13 (48.15%) BAPI
6 11 (40.74%) SAP Smart Forms
6 11 (40.74%) LSMW
6 11 (40.74%) OO
6 11 (40.74%) SAP Fiori
6 11 (40.74%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (29.63%) CRM
8 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 6 (22.22%) XML
8 6 (22.22%) SAP HANA
9 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
9 5 (18.52%) SAPUI5
9 5 (18.52%) RosettaNet
9 5 (18.52%) EDIFACT
9 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
9 5 (18.52%) cXML
9 5 (18.52%) JSON
9 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
9 5 (18.52%) XSLT
9 5 (18.52%) JDBC
9 5 (18.52%) SOAP
9 5 (18.52%) Java

SAP Programmer Skill Set
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 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (14.81%) SAP SRM
2 3 (11.11%) SAP ERP
2 3 (11.11%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) FTP
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
1 5 (18.52%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SAP HANA
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) LSMW
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) IDoc
2 16 (59.26%) SAP PI
3 13 (48.15%) BAPI
4 11 (40.74%) SAP Fiori
4 11 (40.74%) SAP Smart Forms
5 6 (22.22%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) cXML
6 5 (18.52%) EDIFACT
6 5 (18.52%) JDBC
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 5 (18.52%) Middleware
6 5 (18.52%) SAPUI5
6 5 (18.52%) SOAP
6 5 (18.52%) XSLT
7 4 (14.81%) OLE
8 3 (11.11%) CSS
8 3 (11.11%) HTML
8 3 (11.11%) HTML5
8 3 (11.11%) jQuery
9 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) OO
1 11 (40.74%) Technical Analysis
2 8 (29.63%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) B2B
3 5 (18.52%) Data Mapping
3 5 (18.52%) ERP
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) ITSM
5 3 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Release Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) System Testing
7 1 (3.70%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) ABAP
2 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
3 5 (18.52%) XQuery
4 4 (14.81%) XPath
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) SAPscript
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) RosettaNet
2 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Remedy