Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP S/4HANA
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 592 1070 1272
Rank change year-on-year +478 +202 -
Permanent jobs citing SAP S/4HANA 717 171 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.089% 0.011%
As % of the Business Applications category 5.49% 1.28% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 416 139 16
UK median annual salary £65,000 £75,000 £97,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -23.08% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £130,000 £125,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% -

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 13052 13376 15409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.46% 6.97% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9301 10154 12008
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +430 634 £62,500 -16.67% 18
London +238 298 £62,500 -16.67% 12
UK excluding London +219 220 £60,000 -14.29% 5
South East +140 101 £65,000 -27.78% 2
North of England +72 73 £57,500 -4.17% 1
North West +49 59 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Midlands +81 47 £65,000 -7.14% 2
West Midlands +71 44 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Scotland - 18 £57,500 -
Yorkshire +43 14 £50,000 -25.93%
East of England +20 7 £65,000 +18.18%
East Midlands +41 2 £63,750 -
South West +12 1 £72,500 +3.57%

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 712 (99.30%) SAP
2 254 (35.43%) Finance
3 217 (30.26%) SAP FI
4 215 (29.99%) SAP CO
5 214 (29.85%) SAP FI/CO
6 141 (19.67%) ABAP
7 137 (19.11%) Degree
8 126 (17.57%) NHS
9 124 (17.29%) Customer Requirements
10 107 (14.92%) Migration
11 102 (14.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 94 (13.11%) Data Migration
13 88 (12.27%) Project Management
13 88 (12.27%) SAP HANA
14 84 (11.72%) ERP
15 74 (10.32%) Retail
16 70 (9.76%) Manufacturing
16 70 (9.76%) Logistics
17 66 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
18 65 (9.07%) SAP Fiori
19 60 (8.37%) SAP SD
20 58 (8.09%) SAP MM
21 54 (7.53%) Ariba
22 50 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
22 50 (6.97%) Presales
22 50 (6.97%) SAP Implementation
23 48 (6.69%) Integration Testing
23 48 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
23 48 (6.69%) SOAP
24 46 (6.42%) GAP Analysis

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 11 (1.53%) SAS
2 10 (1.39%) NetWeaver
3 6 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 11 (1.53%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 217 (30.26%) SAP FI
2 215 (29.99%) SAP CO
3 214 (29.85%) SAP FI/CO
4 60 (8.37%) SAP SD
5 58 (8.09%) SAP MM
6 31 (4.32%) SAP BPC
7 30 (4.18%) SAP Retail
8 27 (3.77%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 27 (3.77%) SAP SCM
9 22 (3.07%) SAP EWM
9 22 (3.07%) SAP WM
10 14 (1.95%) SAP PP
11 12 (1.67%) SAP ERP
12 11 (1.53%) SAP HCM
13 10 (1.39%) SAP FSCM
13 10 (1.39%) SAP PM
14 9 (1.26%) SAP CAR
14 9 (1.26%) SAP FI-AP
14 9 (1.26%) SAP FI-AR
14 9 (1.26%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.60%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Boomi
4 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (12.27%) SAP HANA
2 39 (5.44%) SAP BW
3 24 (3.35%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 15 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (1.53%) GIS
6 9 (1.26%) SQLPlus
7 5 (0.70%) Big Data
8 4 (0.56%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.14%) Lumira
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 37 (5.16%) eCATT
1 37 (5.16%) LSMW
2 14 (1.95%) LoadRunner
3 9 (1.26%) eggPlant
3 9 (1.26%) HP UFT
3 9 (1.26%) JUnit
3 9 (1.26%) LoadUI
3 9 (1.26%) Selenium
3 9 (1.26%) SoapUI
3 9 (1.26%) TestNG
3 9 (1.26%) Toad
3 9 (1.26%) WebDriver
General
1 254 (35.43%) Finance
2 74 (10.32%) Retail
3 70 (9.76%) Manufacturing
4 36 (5.02%) General Ledger
5 24 (3.35%) Marketing
6 23 (3.21%) Legal
7 18 (2.51%) Billing
8 17 (2.37%) Banking
9 13 (1.81%) Automotive
10 11 (1.53%) Publishing
11 8 (1.12%) Aerospace
11 8 (1.12%) Digital Economy
12 7 (0.98%) German Language
12 7 (0.98%) Italian Language
12 7 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
12 7 (0.98%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.42%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Law
15 2 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 403 (56.21%) Consultant
2 358 (49.93%) SAP Consultant
3 127 (17.71%) Architect
4 104 (14.50%) SAP Architect
5 89 (12.41%) SAP Manager
6 85 (11.85%) Solutions Architect
7 82 (11.44%) SAP CO Consultant
7 82 (11.44%) SAP FI Consultant
7 82 (11.44%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 78 (10.88%) SAP S/4HANA Architect
9 76 (10.60%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 63 (8.79%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
11 50 (6.97%) SAP Financial Consultant
12 46 (6.42%) Senior Consultant
13 42 (5.86%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 41 (5.72%) SAP MM Consultant
15 40 (5.58%) SAP SD Consultant
16 32 (4.46%) Finance Manager
17 30 (4.18%) ABAP Consultant
18 26 (3.63%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (9.07%) SAP Fiori
2 48 (6.69%) SOAP
3 45 (6.28%) SAP XI
4 40 (5.58%) EDI
4 40 (5.58%) IDoc
5 30 (4.18%) SAPUI5
6 24 (3.35%) SAP CO-PA
7 19 (2.65%) Web Services
8 18 (2.51%) SAP PI
9 15 (2.09%) BAPI
9 15 (2.09%) SAP ALE
10 12 (1.67%) SAP Smart Forms
11 9 (1.26%) SAP Basis
12 6 (0.84%) Middleware
13 4 (0.56%) EJB
13 4 (0.56%) JDBC
13 4 (0.56%) REST
13 4 (0.56%) XSLT
14 3 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
15 2 (0.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 126 (17.57%) NHS
2 46 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (3.63%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (2.51%) Data Structures
4 18 (2.51%) Virtual Team
5 16 (2.23%) FMCG
6 15 (2.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (1.53%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.98%) Life Science
9 7 (0.98%) User Experience
10 3 (0.42%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.28%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.28%) Robotics
12 1 (0.14%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.53%) Windows
2 1 (0.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (17.29%) Customer Requirements
2 107 (14.92%) Migration
3 102 (14.23%) Continuous Improvement
4 94 (13.11%) Data Migration
5 88 (12.27%) Project Management
6 84 (11.72%) ERP
7 70 (9.76%) Logistics
8 66 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (6.97%) Presales
9 50 (6.97%) SAP Implementation
9 50 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 48 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (6.69%) Integration Testing
11 46 (6.42%) GAP Analysis
11 46 (6.42%) Mentoring
12 43 (6.00%) Business Development
12 43 (6.00%) Risk Management
13 42 (5.86%) Coaching
14 37 (5.16%) Scrum
15 32 (4.46%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 141 (19.67%) ABAP
2 25 (3.49%) SQL
3 17 (2.37%) Java
4 11 (1.53%) SAPscript
5 9 (1.26%) C#
6 6 (0.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 137 (19.11%) Degree
2 15 (2.09%) MBA
3 14 (1.95%) CIMA
3 14 (1.95%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.53%) ACCA
5 10 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.12%) CCA
6 8 (1.12%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.84%) SAP Certification
8 4 (0.56%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.42%) CISA
10 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.46%) QA
2 15 (2.09%) IFRS
3 2 (0.28%) GAAP
3 2 (0.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.56%) SAP ITS
2 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 712 (99.30%) SAP
2 54 (7.53%) Ariba
3 35 (4.88%) SEEBURGER
4 25 (3.49%) hybris
5 14 (1.95%) Concur
6 13 (1.81%) Microsoft
7 11 (1.53%) OpenText
8 10 (1.39%) Oracle
9 9 (1.26%) HP
10 7 (0.98%) Cognos
10 7 (0.98%) Hyperion
11 5 (0.70%) Sybase
12 4 (0.56%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.42%) Anaplan
13 3 (0.42%) Infor
13 3 (0.42%) Sage
13 3 (0.42%) VMware
13 3 (0.42%) Workday
13 3 (0.42%) Xero