Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 461 501 683
Rank change year-on-year +40 +182 +185
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 471 800 553
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.90% 9.32% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 259 429 310
Median annual salary £60,000 £66,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.77% -5.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,750 £48,850
90th Percentile £97,500 £97,500 £95,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -20.00% +4.17%

SAP S/4HANA 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 5,295 8,584 12,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.08% 6.01% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,847 5,874 9,286
Median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SAP S/4HANA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP S/4HANA.

Salary trend for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP S/4HANA over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 17 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 4 June 2020. 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 +38 388 £60,000 -11.11% 19
UK excluding London +130 287 £55,000 +10.00% 19
London +19 99 £75,000 - 9
North of England +126 95 £47,500 +2.15% 3
North West +109 92 £47,500 +2.15% 1
Midlands +99 82 £60,000 +20.00% 2
South East +26 64 £67,500 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +81 57 £60,000 -14.29% 2
Northern Ireland +43 26 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands +49 24 £56,250 +12.50%
Work from Home -35 14 £70,000 +16.67%
East of England +81 12 £67,500 +22.73%
South West +86 5 £100,000 +81.82% 2
Yorkshire +79 2 £57,500 - 2
Wales +3 2 £75,000 +36.36% 2
Scotland +68 1 £77,500 +10.71% 1
North East +9 1 - -

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, IT jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 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 S/4HANA.

1 459 (97.45%) SAP
2 125 (26.54%) SAP CO
3 124 (26.33%) SAP FI
3 124 (26.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 117 (24.84%) Finance
5 79 (16.77%) ERP
6 70 (14.86%) SAP SD
7 64 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (13.38%) SAP Implementation
9 55 (11.68%) Logistics
10 54 (11.46%) CRM
10 54 (11.46%) Public Sector
11 52 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 50 (10.62%) SAP MM
12 50 (10.62%) SAP HANA
13 46 (9.77%) hybris
14 41 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
14 41 (8.70%) C
15 40 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
16 37 (7.86%) SAP Hybris
17 36 (7.64%) Analytics
18 35 (7.43%) Problem-Solving
19 34 (7.22%) SAP Fiori
19 34 (7.22%) SAP PS
20 33 (7.01%) Project Management
21 32 (6.79%) Requirements Analysis
21 32 (6.79%) Requirements Gathering
22 31 (6.58%) Project Delivery
22 31 (6.58%) QA
23 30 (6.37%) JIRA

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 5 (1.06%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.21%) Gentran
3 1 (0.21%) MTS
3 1 (0.21%) Mule
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Portal
3 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 125 (26.54%) SAP CO
2 124 (26.33%) SAP FI
2 124 (26.33%) SAP FI/CO
3 70 (14.86%) SAP SD
4 50 (10.62%) SAP MM
5 37 (7.86%) SAP Hybris
6 34 (7.22%) SAP PS
7 21 (4.46%) SAP CRM
7 21 (4.46%) SAP PP
8 18 (3.82%) SAP ERP
9 15 (3.18%) SAP EWM
10 14 (2.97%) SAP BPC
10 14 (2.97%) SAP SCM
10 14 (2.97%) SAP WM
11 9 (1.91%) SAP GTS
12 8 (1.70%) SAP IBP
13 7 (1.49%) SAP HR
14 6 (1.27%) SAP LE
14 6 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 5 (1.06%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.46%) SuccessFactors
2 9 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.27%) Azure
3 6 (1.27%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 3 (0.64%) AWS
5 2 (0.42%) GCP
6 1 (0.21%) IaaS
6 1 (0.21%) PaaS
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.91%) Internet
2 5 (1.06%) FTP
2 5 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.62%) SAP HANA
2 13 (2.76%) SAP BW
3 9 (1.91%) Big Data
4 5 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.85%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.42%) BigQuery
6 2 (0.42%) Blockchain
6 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.42%) HBase
6 2 (0.42%) Lumira
6 2 (0.42%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.42%) MySQL
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.42%) Redis
6 2 (0.42%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.21%) DataStage
7 1 (0.21%) EDMS
7 1 (0.21%) GIS
Development Applications
1 30 (6.37%) JIRA
2 5 (1.06%) Eclipse
2 5 (1.06%) NWDS
3 4 (0.85%) LSMW
4 3 (0.64%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.42%) Selenium
6 1 (0.21%) eCATT
6 1 (0.21%) JMeter
General
1 117 (24.84%) Finance
2 54 (11.46%) Public Sector
3 24 (5.10%) Manufacturing
4 21 (4.46%) Retail
5 18 (3.82%) French Language
6 9 (1.91%) Marketing
7 8 (1.70%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.85%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.64%) Billing
11 2 (0.42%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Law
Job Titles
1 268 (56.90%) Consultant
2 266 (56.48%) SAP Consultant
3 88 (18.68%) SAP CO Consultant
3 88 (18.68%) SAP FI Consultant
3 88 (18.68%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 64 (13.59%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
5 60 (12.74%) Analyst
6 49 (10.40%) SAP Analyst
7 48 (10.19%) SAP Manager
8 46 (9.77%) Architect
9 42 (8.92%) SAP SD Consultant
10 41 (8.70%) SAP Architect
10 41 (8.70%) SAP MM Consultant
11 32 (6.79%) Senior Consultant
11 32 (6.79%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 22 (4.67%) SAP FI Analyst
13 20 (4.25%) Project Manager
13 20 (4.25%) SAP Support
14 19 (4.03%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 19 (4.03%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.22%) SAP Fiori
2 19 (4.03%) SAPUI5
3 12 (2.55%) SAP PI
4 7 (1.49%) EDI
4 7 (1.49%) SAP XI
5 6 (1.27%) SAP Basis
5 6 (1.27%) SOAP
6 5 (1.06%) Apache Flex
6 5 (1.06%) HTML
6 5 (1.06%) JSON
6 5 (1.06%) REST
6 5 (1.06%) XML
6 5 (1.06%) XSD
6 5 (1.06%) XSLT
7 4 (0.85%) CSS
7 4 (0.85%) HTML5
8 2 (0.42%) IDoc
8 2 (0.42%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (0.21%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (3.61%) User Experience
4 12 (2.55%) FMCG
5 9 (1.91%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.06%) W3C
7 4 (0.85%) Life Science
7 4 (0.85%) PMI
8 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.64%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 3 (0.64%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.64%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.42%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.21%) Blog
10 1 (0.21%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) Robotics
10 1 (0.21%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (16.77%) ERP
2 64 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (13.38%) SAP Implementation
4 55 (11.68%) Logistics
5 54 (11.46%) CRM
6 52 (11.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
8 36 (7.64%) Analytics
9 35 (7.43%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (7.01%) Project Management
11 32 (6.79%) Requirements Analysis
11 32 (6.79%) Requirements Gathering
12 31 (6.58%) Project Delivery
13 29 (6.16%) Scrum
14 27 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (5.73%) Kanban
14 27 (5.73%) Technology Roadmap
15 24 (5.10%) Migration
16 22 (4.67%) Cash Management
17 20 (4.25%) Order to Cash
Programming Languages
1 41 (8.70%) C
2 20 (4.25%) ABAP
3 9 (1.91%) Java
4 7 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.42%) Python
5 2 (0.42%) R
5 2 (0.42%) SQL
6 1 (0.21%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (4.46%) Degree
2 11 (2.34%) PMP
2 11 (2.34%) SAP Certification
3 7 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.27%) PMI Certification
5 4 (0.85%) ACCA
5 4 (0.85%) ISEB
5 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.64%) CIMA
6 3 (0.64%) PhD
6 3 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.42%) MBA
7 2 (0.42%) PgMP
7 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.58%) QA
2 9 (1.91%) PMO
3 6 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.06%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) SCCM
2 2 (0.42%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 459 (97.45%) SAP
2 46 (9.77%) hybris
3 11 (2.34%) Ariba
3 11 (2.34%) Callidus
4 8 (1.70%) Oracle
5 7 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.27%) Google
7 3 (0.64%) Concur
8 2 (0.42%) Anaplan
8 2 (0.42%) Baan
8 2 (0.42%) HP
8 2 (0.42%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.42%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.21%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 1 (0.21%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.21%) ESRI
9 1 (0.21%) IBM
9 1 (0.21%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.21%) Reuters
9 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com