Period
to 26 February 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 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 504 582 618
Rank change year-on-year +78 +36 +332
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 627 684 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Business Applications category 8.67% 7.72% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 375 355 456
UK median annual salary £65,000 £66,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.26% -1.48% +12.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -12.00% +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 7,236 8,859 13,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.88% 5.85% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,195 6,151 10,240
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP S/4HANA in the UK

SAP S/4HANA
Top 16 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 26 February 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 +100 532 £62,500 -7.41% 45
UK excluding London +100 353 £55,000 - 36
London +54 152 £73,750 -4.84% 12
North of England +73 113 £48,000 +0.52% 8
Midlands +62 113 £60,000 +14.29% 10
South East +32 99 £67,500 +17.39% 8
North West +80 92 £48,000 +3.23% 5
West Midlands +42 70 £60,000 +11.11% 9
East Midlands +44 38 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire +33 20 £45,000 -20.88% 3
East of England +63 10 £55,500 -7.50% 1
Northern Ireland - 10 £70,500 - 4
South West +23 4 £92,500 +32.14% 3
Wales -14 4 £67,500 +3.85% 2
Scotland +29 3 £50,000 +177.78%
North East +12 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 615 (98.09%) SAP
2 209 (33.33%) Finance
3 166 (26.48%) ERP
4 146 (23.29%) SAP FI
5 145 (23.13%) SAP FI/CO
5 145 (23.13%) SAP CO
6 95 (15.15%) SAP SD
7 88 (14.04%) SAP HANA
8 85 (13.56%) Project Management
8 85 (13.56%) Logistics
9 81 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
10 77 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 68 (10.85%) SAP MM
11 68 (10.85%) Project Delivery
12 62 (9.89%) Analytics
13 58 (9.25%) SAP Implementation
14 56 (8.93%) Manufacturing
15 51 (8.13%) SAP ERP
16 49 (7.81%) SAP Fiori
16 49 (7.81%) CRM
17 47 (7.50%) ABAP
17 47 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
18 44 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
18 44 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (6.54%) User Experience
20 40 (6.38%) Retail
20 40 (6.38%) Degree
21 39 (6.22%) SAP BW
21 39 (6.22%) Procure-to-Pay
22 36 (5.74%) SAP PP

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 13 (2.07%) NetWeaver
2 2 (0.32%) Apache Spark
2 2 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (0.32%) Confluence
2 2 (0.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 146 (23.29%) SAP FI
2 145 (23.13%) SAP CO
2 145 (23.13%) SAP FI/CO
3 95 (15.15%) SAP SD
4 68 (10.85%) SAP MM
5 51 (8.13%) SAP ERP
6 36 (5.74%) SAP PP
7 34 (5.42%) SAP BPC
8 33 (5.26%) SAP PS
8 33 (5.26%) SAP SCM
9 24 (3.83%) SAP Hybris
10 22 (3.51%) SAP CRM
11 21 (3.35%) SAP WM
12 10 (1.59%) SAP LE
13 8 (1.28%) SAP Business ByDesign
13 8 (1.28%) SAP IBP
13 8 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 7 (1.12%) SAP GTS
14 7 (1.12%) SAP HCM
15 5 (0.80%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.51%) SuccessFactors
2 16 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.44%) AWS
4 4 (0.64%) Azure
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.32%) GCP
6 2 (0.32%) Office 365
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (14.04%) SAP HANA
2 39 (6.22%) SAP BW
3 18 (2.87%) Big Data
4 11 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 10 (1.59%) SQL Server
6 4 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.64%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.48%) Informix
7 3 (0.48%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.32%) BigQuery
8 2 (0.32%) DataStage
8 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.32%) HBase
8 2 (0.32%) Lumira
8 2 (0.32%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.32%) MySQL
8 2 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (4.31%) JIRA
2 7 (1.12%) LoadRunner
2 7 (1.12%) LSMW
2 7 (1.12%) Selenium
3 2 (0.32%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.16%) JMeter
General
1 209 (33.33%) Finance
2 56 (8.93%) Manufacturing
3 40 (6.38%) Retail
4 28 (4.47%) Public Sector
5 24 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.39%) French Language
7 11 (1.75%) General Ledger
8 9 (1.44%) Billing
9 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.80%) Banking
11 4 (0.64%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.48%) Marketing
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 308 (49.12%) Consultant
2 295 (47.05%) SAP Consultant
3 103 (16.43%) SAP CO Consultant
3 103 (16.43%) SAP FI Consultant
3 103 (16.43%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 86 (13.72%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
5 83 (13.24%) Architect
6 80 (12.76%) SAP Architect
7 79 (12.60%) Analyst
8 75 (11.96%) Senior Consultant
9 72 (11.48%) SAP Analyst
10 71 (11.32%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 67 (10.69%) SAP Manager
12 61 (9.73%) SAP SD Consultant
13 40 (6.38%) SAP MM Consultant
14 33 (5.26%) Senior SAP CO Consultant
14 33 (5.26%) Senior SAP FI Consultant
14 33 (5.26%) Senior SAP FI/CO Consultant
15 31 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
16 30 (4.78%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.81%) SAP Fiori
2 26 (4.15%) SAPUI5
3 24 (3.83%) EDI
4 19 (3.03%) SAP Basis
5 10 (1.59%) CSS
5 10 (1.59%) IDoc
6 9 (1.44%) HTML
6 9 (1.44%) SAP PI
7 8 (1.28%) HTML5
7 8 (1.28%) SAP Smart Forms
8 6 (0.96%) SAP ALE
8 6 (0.96%) Web Dynpro
9 5 (0.80%) XML
10 4 (0.64%) jQuery
10 4 (0.64%) SAP XI
11 3 (0.48%) Web Services
12 2 (0.32%) BAPI
12 2 (0.32%) REST
12 2 (0.32%) SAML
12 2 (0.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.54%) User Experience
3 35 (5.58%) Greenfield Project
4 25 (3.99%) FMCG
5 16 (2.55%) Internet of Things
6 12 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 9 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.28%) Social Media
9 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.64%) PMI
11 3 (0.48%) Blog
11 3 (0.48%) Clustering
11 3 (0.48%) Social Network
12 2 (0.32%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 2 (0.32%) Life Science
12 2 (0.32%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.16%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.16%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.16%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 10 (1.59%) Linux
1 10 (1.59%) Windows
2 8 (1.28%) Unix
3 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (0.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.32%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (26.48%) ERP
2 85 (13.56%) Logistics
2 85 (13.56%) Project Management
3 81 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 68 (10.85%) Project Delivery
6 62 (9.89%) Analytics
7 58 (9.25%) SAP Implementation
8 49 (7.81%) CRM
9 47 (7.50%) Problem-Solving
10 44 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
11 39 (6.22%) Procure-to-Pay
12 34 (5.42%) Presales
13 29 (4.63%) Scrum
14 27 (4.31%) Business Development
14 27 (4.31%) Mentoring
14 27 (4.31%) Migration
15 26 (4.15%) Order to Cash
15 26 (4.15%) Requirements Analysis
16 23 (3.67%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (7.50%) ABAP
2 26 (4.15%) C
3 13 (2.07%) JavaScript
4 10 (1.59%) SQL
5 9 (1.44%) Java
6 5 (0.80%) SAPscript
7 2 (0.32%) Python
7 2 (0.32%) R
8 1 (0.16%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.16%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 40 (6.38%) Degree
2 23 (3.67%) SAP Certification
3 8 (1.28%) PMP
4 7 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.96%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.80%) ACCA
6 5 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.80%) PhD
7 4 (0.64%) CIMA
7 4 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.32%) CCA
9 2 (0.32%) HNC
9 2 (0.32%) MBA
9 2 (0.32%) PgMP
10 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.15%) QA
2 8 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.12%) IFRS
3 7 (1.12%) PMO
4 2 (0.32%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (0.96%) HP ALM
2 5 (0.80%) SCCM
3 4 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.48%) Pacemaker
5 2 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 615 (98.09%) SAP
2 32 (5.10%) Ariba
2 32 (5.10%) hybris
3 15 (2.39%) Oracle
4 10 (1.59%) Microsoft
5 9 (1.44%) Callidus
5 9 (1.44%) HP
6 4 (0.64%) Anaplan
6 4 (0.64%) Concur
6 4 (0.64%) Google
6 4 (0.64%) Micro Focus
7 3 (0.48%) Sybase
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe
8 2 (0.32%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.32%) Hyperion
8 2 (0.32%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.16%) DataFlux
9 1 (0.16%) IBM
9 1 (0.16%) Informatica