Period
to 27 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP SD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP SD over the 6 months to 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 818 897 664
Rank change year-on-year +79 -233 +164
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 284 287 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.34%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.33% 2.30% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 130 169 349
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +8.11% +14.43%
10th Percentile £41,588 £45,000 £43,000
90th Percentile £80,250 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% +22.22%

SAP SD 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 8,531 12,493 12,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.93% 7.25% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,821 9,236 9,227
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,375 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP SD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP SD over the 6 months to 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
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 SD within the UK over the 6 months to 27 May 2019. 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 +80 259 £55,000 -8.33% 4
UK excluding London +93 201 £55,000 +1.85% 1
North of England +64 100 £54,000 +2.86%
London +32 62 £70,000 - 3
North West +48 61 £47,500 -9.52%
South East +24 39 £60,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +28 35 £55,000 -
Midlands +21 20 £80,000 +29.03%
West Midlands +17 19 £62,500 +0.81%
Scotland +20 16 £70,000 +55.56%
East of England +80 14 £55,000 -8.33% 1
South West - 8 £56,250 -
Wales - 3 £55,000 -
East Midlands +27 1 £90,000 -
Northern Ireland -21 1 £47,500 +26.67%
North East - 1 £85,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, IT jobs citing SAP SD 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 SD.

1 284 (100.00%) SAP
2 121 (42.61%) SAP S/4HANA
3 101 (35.56%) SAP MM
4 88 (30.99%) Logistics
5 78 (27.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 70 (24.65%) Order to Cash
7 65 (22.89%) Finance
8 62 (21.83%) ERP
9 54 (19.01%) Manufacturing
10 52 (18.31%) SAP ERP
11 36 (12.68%) SAP FI
12 35 (12.32%) SAP FI/CO
12 35 (12.32%) SAP CO
12 35 (12.32%) SAP HANA
13 34 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
13 34 (11.97%) SAP WM
13 34 (11.97%) ITIL
14 31 (10.92%) Project Management
15 29 (10.21%) SAP PP
15 29 (10.21%) ABAP
16 28 (9.86%) C
17 27 (9.51%) SAP SCM
18 25 (8.80%) Waterfall
19 24 (8.45%) CRM
20 19 (6.69%) SAP IBP
21 18 (6.34%) Mentoring
21 18 (6.34%) FMCG
21 18 (6.34%) Marketing
22 16 (5.63%) SAP CRM
22 16 (5.63%) Degree

SAP SD
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 2 (0.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 121 (42.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 101 (35.56%) SAP MM
3 52 (18.31%) SAP ERP
4 36 (12.68%) SAP FI
5 35 (12.32%) SAP CO
5 35 (12.32%) SAP FI/CO
6 34 (11.97%) SAP WM
7 29 (10.21%) SAP PP
8 27 (9.51%) SAP SCM
9 19 (6.69%) SAP IBP
10 16 (5.63%) SAP CRM
11 15 (5.28%) SAP QM
12 11 (3.87%) SAP GTS
12 11 (3.87%) SAP HR
12 11 (3.87%) SAP Payroll
13 9 (3.17%) SAP SRM
14 8 (2.82%) OpenText VIM for SAP
14 8 (2.82%) SAP EWM
15 7 (2.46%) SAP APO
16 6 (2.11%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.32%) SAP HANA
2 12 (4.23%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.70%) Big Data
3 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.76%) Hudson
2 4 (1.41%) JIRA
2 4 (1.41%) TestRail
General
1 65 (22.89%) Finance
2 54 (19.01%) Manufacturing
3 18 (6.34%) Marketing
4 10 (3.52%) Billing
5 8 (2.82%) Retail
6 6 (2.11%) Advertising
7 5 (1.76%) Automotive
8 4 (1.41%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.06%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.06%) Front Office
10 2 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (48.24%) Consultant
1 137 (48.24%) SAP Consultant
2 124 (43.66%) Analyst
3 118 (41.55%) SAP Analyst
4 116 (40.85%) SAP SD Consultant
5 106 (37.32%) SAP SD Analyst
6 76 (26.76%) Business Analyst
6 76 (26.76%) SAP Business Analyst
7 75 (26.41%) SAP SD Business Analyst
8 39 (13.73%) SAP Business Consultant
9 35 (12.32%) SAP MM Analyst
10 28 (9.86%) SAP Manager
11 25 (8.80%) Support Analyst
12 22 (7.75%) SAP Support
12 22 (7.75%) SAP Support Analyst
13 17 (5.99%) SAP MM Consultant
14 16 (5.63%) Senior Manager
15 15 (5.28%) SAP MM Business Analyst
15 15 (5.28%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
16 13 (4.58%) SAP SD/MM Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.52%) EDI
2 7 (2.46%) HTML
3 5 (1.76%) SAPUI5
4 4 (1.41%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (0.70%) IDoc
5 2 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.35%) .NET
6 1 (0.35%) HTML5
6 1 (0.35%) JSON
6 1 (0.35%) REST
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.35%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.35%) SAP XI
6 1 (0.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.34%) FMCG
2 11 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.11%) User Experience
4 5 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.41%) Tandem
6 3 (1.06%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.06%) Life Science
7 1 (0.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.35%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.82%) VMS
2 1 (0.35%) Linux
2 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (30.99%) Logistics
2 78 (27.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (24.65%) Order to Cash
4 62 (21.83%) ERP
5 34 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (11.97%) ITIL
6 31 (10.92%) Project Management
7 25 (8.80%) Waterfall
8 24 (8.45%) CRM
9 18 (6.34%) Mentoring
10 16 (5.63%) Business Analysis
11 15 (5.28%) Procure-to-Pay
12 13 (4.58%) Migration
13 12 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (3.87%) IT Strategy
15 9 (3.17%) GAP Analysis
15 9 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (3.17%) Supplier Relationship Management
16 8 (2.82%) PRINCE2
16 8 (2.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.21%) ABAP
2 28 (9.86%) C
3 7 (2.46%) JavaScript
3 7 (2.46%) SQL
4 6 (2.11%) C#
5 1 (0.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (5.63%) Degree
2 6 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (1.41%) CCA
5 1 (0.35%) ISEB
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PMP
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.35%) GMP
Vendors
1 284 (100.00%) SAP
2 10 (3.52%) hybris
3 4 (1.41%) OpenText
4 3 (1.06%) Ariba
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat