Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 834 662 803
Rank change year-on-year -172 +141 -72
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 357 573 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.64% 4.89% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 211 342 372
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -11.50%
10th Percentile £41,375 £45,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £67,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.82% +22.22% -18.18%

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 13,533 11,718 14,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.64% 6.90% 6.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9,955 8,856 10,874
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Top 14 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 24 April 2018. 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 -187 332 £57,500 +3.60% 23
UK excluding London -176 215 £54,000 -1.82% 16
London -31 122 £70,000 +16.67% 9
North of England -40 92 £52,500 -4.55% 8
North West -23 74 £52,500 -4.55% 5
South East -104 56 £72,500 +31.82% 2
Midlands -35 44 £65,000 +15.56% 3
West Midlands -20 41 £65,000 +4.00% 2
Yorkshire -13 18 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Scotland -29 15 £65,000 -
East of England -42 7 £65,000 +8.33%
East Midlands -20 3 - - 1
South West -28 1 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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.

1 357 (100.00%) SAP
2 106 (29.69%) SAP MM
3 92 (25.77%) Order to Cash
4 77 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 72 (20.17%) Manufacturing
6 69 (19.33%) SAP S/4HANA
7 68 (19.05%) Logistics
8 67 (18.77%) ABAP
9 56 (15.69%) Project Management
10 51 (14.29%) Retail
11 45 (12.61%) SAP SCM
12 44 (12.32%) Billing
13 43 (12.04%) SAP HANA
14 41 (11.48%) Finance
15 40 (11.20%) SAP FI/CO
15 40 (11.20%) SAP CO
15 40 (11.20%) SAP FI
15 40 (11.20%) SAP Implementation
16 38 (10.64%) Translating Business Requirements
17 37 (10.36%) ERP
18 36 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
19 35 (9.80%) FMCG
20 29 (8.12%) Business Analysis
21 26 (7.28%) Procure-to-Pay
21 26 (7.28%) IDoc
22 25 (7.00%) CRM
22 25 (7.00%) SAP Retail
23 24 (6.72%) GAP Analysis
24 23 (6.44%) EDI
24 23 (6.44%) SAP Certification

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 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 106 (29.69%) SAP MM
2 69 (19.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 45 (12.61%) SAP SCM
4 40 (11.20%) SAP CO
4 40 (11.20%) SAP FI
4 40 (11.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 25 (7.00%) SAP Retail
6 23 (6.44%) SAP ERP
6 23 (6.44%) SAP PP
7 16 (4.48%) SAP PM
8 15 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 14 (3.92%) SAP HR
9 14 (3.92%) SAP QM
10 13 (3.64%) SAP EWM
11 12 (3.36%) Maximo
11 12 (3.36%) Primavera
11 12 (3.36%) SAP EHS
11 12 (3.36%) SAP SRM
11 12 (3.36%) SAP WM
12 11 (3.08%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.04%) SAP HANA
2 12 (3.36%) GIS
3 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.56%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (0.56%) eCATT
1 2 (0.56%) LSMW
General
1 72 (20.17%) Manufacturing
2 51 (14.29%) Retail
3 44 (12.32%) Billing
4 41 (11.48%) Finance
5 9 (2.52%) General Ledger
6 7 (1.96%) Automotive
7 5 (1.40%) Back Office
8 4 (1.12%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.56%) Electronics
9 2 (0.56%) Publishing
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 193 (54.06%) Consultant
2 187 (52.38%) SAP Consultant
3 139 (38.94%) SAP SD Consultant
4 121 (33.89%) Analyst
5 114 (31.93%) SAP Analyst
6 85 (23.81%) Business Analyst
7 83 (23.25%) SAP Business Analyst
8 76 (21.29%) SAP SD Analyst
9 60 (16.81%) SAP SD Business Analyst
10 36 (10.08%) SAP Business Consultant
11 21 (5.88%) SAP MM Consultant
11 21 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
12 19 (5.32%) Architect
12 19 (5.32%) Senior Business Analyst
13 18 (5.04%) SAP Architect
13 18 (5.04%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
13 18 (5.04%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
14 16 (4.48%) SAP Manager
15 15 (4.20%) Senior SAP Consultant
15 15 (4.20%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.28%) IDoc
2 23 (6.44%) EDI
3 14 (3.92%) SAP Fiori
4 12 (3.36%) BAPI
5 11 (3.08%) Middleware
6 9 (2.52%) SAP Smart Forms
7 2 (0.56%) REST
7 2 (0.56%) Web Services
7 2 (0.56%) XML
8 1 (0.28%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.28%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.28%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.80%) FMCG
2 16 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.48%) Virtual Team
3 14 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (3.64%) Life Science
5 8 (2.24%) EPoS
6 3 (0.84%) iPad
6 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.56%) LIMS
8 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.24%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (25.77%) Order to Cash
2 77 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 68 (19.05%) Logistics
4 56 (15.69%) Project Management
5 40 (11.20%) SAP Implementation
6 38 (10.64%) Translating Business Requirements
7 37 (10.36%) ERP
8 36 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (8.12%) Business Analysis
10 26 (7.28%) Procure-to-Pay
11 25 (7.00%) CRM
12 24 (6.72%) GAP Analysis
13 20 (5.60%) Master Data Management
14 16 (4.48%) Business Process Mapping
15 15 (4.20%) Supply Chain Management
16 14 (3.92%) Coaching
16 14 (3.92%) ITIL
16 14 (3.92%) Mentoring
17 13 (3.64%) Business Development
18 12 (3.36%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.77%) ABAP
2 2 (0.56%) C
2 2 (0.56%) SAPscript
2 2 (0.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (6.44%) SAP Certification
2 17 (4.76%) Degree
3 9 (2.52%) CPIM
4 1 (0.28%) CCA
4 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.28%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.40%) GxP
2 4 (1.12%) PMO
3 3 (0.84%) QA
Vendors
1 357 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (3.92%) hybris
3 9 (2.52%) Pegasus
4 8 (2.24%) OpenText
5 6 (1.68%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.40%) Progress
6 5 (1.40%) SEEBURGER
7 4 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.28%) Ariba
9 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards