Period
to 19 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP S/4HANA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 687 1108 1279
Rank change year-on-year +421 +171 -
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 536 156 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.079% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.14% 1.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 307 129 15
UK median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £115,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -34.78% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £48,700 £53,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £130,000 £125,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £115,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% -43.48% -

SAP S/4HANA is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12951 13878 15831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.32% 7.04% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9389 10651 12439
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 £30,966
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP S/4HANA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA.

Salary trend for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
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 S/4HANA within the UK over the 6 months to 19 August 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 +377 466 £63,750 -15.00% 21
London +170 196 £66,000 -22.35% 10
UK excluding London +207 171 £60,000 -7.69% 6
South East +128 78 £65,000 +8.33% 4
North of England +43 61 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North West +5 35 £52,500 - 1
Midlands +58 31 £65,000 -7.14% 1
West Midlands +48 27 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire +49 26 £56,250 -16.67%
East of England +7 9 £65,000 +18.18%
Scotland - 8 £68,750 -
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
South West -5 1 £72,500 +11.54%

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 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 S/4HANA.

1 531 (99.07%) SAP
2 169 (31.53%) Finance
3 160 (29.85%) SAP FI
4 158 (29.48%) SAP CO
5 157 (29.29%) SAP FI/CO
6 110 (20.52%) ABAP
7 109 (20.34%) NHS
8 100 (18.66%) Customer Requirements
9 77 (14.37%) Migration
10 76 (14.18%) ERP
11 73 (13.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 71 (13.25%) SAP HANA
13 68 (12.69%) Data Migration
14 65 (12.13%) SAP SD
15 64 (11.94%) SAP MM
16 63 (11.75%) Degree
16 63 (11.75%) Logistics
17 57 (10.63%) Manufacturing
18 54 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
19 53 (9.89%) Project Management
20 48 (8.96%) Presales
20 48 (8.96%) SAP Fiori
21 47 (8.77%) SOAP
22 42 (7.84%) Retail
23 41 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
25 38 (7.09%) GAP Analysis
26 37 (6.90%) General Ledger
26 37 (6.90%) Integration Testing
27 36 (6.72%) SEEBURGER

SAP S/4HANA
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 8 (1.49%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (0.56%) SAS
3 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 160 (29.85%) SAP FI
2 158 (29.48%) SAP CO
3 157 (29.29%) SAP FI/CO
4 65 (12.13%) SAP SD
5 64 (11.94%) SAP MM
6 30 (5.60%) SAP SCM
7 25 (4.66%) SAP PP
8 21 (3.92%) SAP BPC
9 18 (3.36%) SAP Retail
9 18 (3.36%) SAP WM
10 16 (2.99%) SAP QM
11 14 (2.61%) SAP ERP
12 13 (2.43%) SAP PM
13 11 (2.05%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 11 (2.05%) SAP HCM
13 11 (2.05%) SAP Hybris
14 8 (1.49%) SAP FI-AP
14 8 (1.49%) SAP FI-AR
15 7 (1.31%) SAP EWM
15 7 (1.31%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.29%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (13.25%) SAP HANA
2 29 (5.41%) SAP BW
3 10 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (1.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 9 (1.68%) SQLPlus
5 4 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.19%) Big Data
8 1 (0.19%) Lumira
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (3.73%) eCATT
1 20 (3.73%) LSMW
2 9 (1.68%) eggPlant
2 9 (1.68%) HP UFT
2 9 (1.68%) JUnit
2 9 (1.68%) LoadRunner
2 9 (1.68%) LoadUI
2 9 (1.68%) Selenium
2 9 (1.68%) SoapUI
2 9 (1.68%) TestNG
2 9 (1.68%) Toad
2 9 (1.68%) WebDriver
General
1 169 (31.53%) Finance
2 57 (10.63%) Manufacturing
3 42 (7.84%) Retail
4 37 (6.90%) General Ledger
5 15 (2.80%) Billing
6 12 (2.24%) Legal
6 12 (2.24%) Marketing
7 9 (1.68%) Publishing
8 8 (1.49%) Banking
9 7 (1.31%) Automotive
9 7 (1.31%) German Language
9 7 (1.31%) Italian Language
9 7 (1.31%) Portuguese Language
9 7 (1.31%) Spanish Language
10 6 (1.12%) Advertising
11 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.56%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 310 (57.84%) Consultant
2 266 (49.63%) SAP Consultant
3 88 (16.42%) Architect
4 70 (13.06%) SAP CO Consultant
4 70 (13.06%) SAP FI Consultant
4 70 (13.06%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 70 (13.06%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
5 65 (12.13%) SAP Architect
5 65 (12.13%) SAP Manager
6 59 (11.01%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
7 52 (9.70%) SAP MM Consultant
8 46 (8.58%) Senior Consultant
9 45 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
10 42 (7.84%) SAP SD Consultant
10 42 (7.84%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 36 (6.72%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
11 36 (6.72%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 29 (5.41%) Analyst
13 28 (5.22%) ABAP Consultant
14 27 (5.04%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (8.96%) SAP Fiori
2 47 (8.77%) SOAP
3 30 (5.60%) SAP XI
4 24 (4.48%) EDI
4 24 (4.48%) IDoc
4 24 (4.48%) SAP CO-PA
5 21 (3.92%) SAPUI5
6 13 (2.43%) Web Services
7 12 (2.24%) SAP Smart Forms
8 11 (2.05%) SAP ALE
8 11 (2.05%) SAP PI
9 10 (1.87%) BAPI
9 10 (1.87%) SAP Basis
10 4 (0.75%) Middleware
10 4 (0.75%) SAP Core Interface
11 3 (0.56%) REST
12 2 (0.37%) CSS
12 2 (0.37%) CSS3
12 2 (0.37%) HTML
12 2 (0.37%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 109 (20.34%) NHS
2 41 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.10%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (1.68%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.68%) FMCG
5 7 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.93%) User Experience
8 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.37%) Life Science
9 2 (0.37%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.19%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.05%) Windows
2 1 (0.19%) AIX
2 1 (0.19%) HPUX
2 1 (0.19%) Linux
2 1 (0.19%) Solaris
2 1 (0.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (18.66%) Customer Requirements
2 77 (14.37%) Migration
3 76 (14.18%) ERP
4 73 (13.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 68 (12.69%) Data Migration
6 63 (11.75%) Logistics
7 54 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (9.89%) Project Management
9 48 (8.96%) Presales
10 39 (7.28%) SAP Implementation
11 38 (7.09%) GAP Analysis
12 37 (6.90%) Integration Testing
13 34 (6.34%) CRM
14 32 (5.97%) System Testing
15 29 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (4.85%) Mentoring
17 21 (3.92%) Risk Management
18 20 (3.73%) Business Development
19 19 (3.54%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 110 (20.52%) ABAP
2 18 (3.36%) Java
3 16 (2.99%) SQL
4 11 (2.05%) SAPscript
5 9 (1.68%) C#
6 8 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 63 (11.75%) Degree
2 9 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (1.68%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.49%) ACCA
3 8 (1.49%) CIMA
3 8 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.93%) CCA
5 4 (0.75%) SAP Certification
6 3 (0.56%) MBA
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) IFRS
2 2 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 531 (99.07%) SAP
2 36 (6.72%) SEEBURGER
3 28 (5.22%) Ariba
4 27 (5.04%) hybris
5 11 (2.05%) Microsoft
6 9 (1.68%) HP
7 8 (1.49%) Oracle
8 7 (1.31%) Concur
8 7 (1.31%) JD Edwards
8 7 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.12%) Epicor
9 6 (1.12%) Infor
9 6 (1.12%) Sage
9 6 (1.12%) Workday
10 3 (0.56%) OpenText
10 3 (0.56%) VMware
11 2 (0.37%) Cognos
11 2 (0.37%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe
12 1 (0.19%) Pegasus