Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 789 836 879
Rank change year-on-year +47 +43 -30
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 49 149 251
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.27% 2.23% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 123
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £45,150
25th Percentile £51,875 £55,000 £46,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £78,125 £97,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +1.85%

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 3,847 6,680 8,857
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.63% 5.87% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,882 4,899 6,188
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

SAP SD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP SD.

Salary trend for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP SD over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Top 11 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 13 April 2021. 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 +24 42 £62,500 -10.71% 4
UK excluding London +35 37 £62,500 +4.17% 3
South East +84 25 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Work from Home -109 11 £70,000 +16.67%
North of England +20 6 £55,000 -8.33%
London +98 5 £62,500 -19.35% 1
Midlands +18 5 £62,500 +4.17% 1
North West +11 4 £55,000 -8.33%
East Midlands 0 3 £66,250 +1.92%
Yorkshire +6 2 £60,000 -
East of England +44 1 £50,000 -23.08%

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 28 (57.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 21 (42.86%) ERP
4 17 (34.69%) Retail
5 16 (32.65%) Logistics
6 14 (28.57%) Process Improvement
7 12 (24.49%) SAP MM
7 12 (24.49%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (22.45%) Business Process Improvement
8 11 (22.45%) Degree
9 10 (20.41%) SAP Fiori
9 10 (20.41%) Manufacturing
10 9 (18.37%) Finance
10 9 (18.37%) SAP FI
11 8 (16.33%) EDI
11 8 (16.33%) Order to Cash
11 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
12 7 (14.29%) Requirements Gathering
12 7 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
13 6 (12.24%) Business Development
13 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (12.24%) SAP FI/CO
13 6 (12.24%) SAP CO
14 5 (10.20%) SAP PP
14 5 (10.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (8.16%) Project Management
15 4 (8.16%) SAP R/3
15 4 (8.16%) ABAP
15 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 28 (57.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (24.49%) SAP MM
3 9 (18.37%) SAP FI
4 6 (12.24%) SAP CO
4 6 (12.24%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (10.20%) SAP PP
6 4 (8.16%) SAP R/3
7 3 (6.12%) Primavera
7 3 (6.12%) SAP CAR
7 3 (6.12%) SAP ERP
7 3 (6.12%) SAP HR
7 3 (6.12%) SAP LE
7 3 (6.12%) SAP PM
7 3 (6.12%) SAP PS
7 3 (6.12%) SAP SCM
7 3 (6.12%) SAP WM
8 2 (4.08%) SAP APO
8 2 (4.08%) SAP EWM
8 2 (4.08%) SAP QM
9 1 (2.04%) SAP SM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 17 (34.69%) Retail
2 10 (20.41%) Manufacturing
3 9 (18.37%) Finance
4 5 (10.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Czech Language
5 1 (2.04%) German Language
5 1 (2.04%) Korean Language
5 1 (2.04%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Consultant
2 20 (40.82%) SAP Consultant
3 16 (32.65%) Analyst
4 15 (30.61%) SAP Analyst
5 13 (26.53%) SAP SD Consultant
6 12 (24.49%) SAP SD Analyst
7 8 (16.33%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
8 7 (14.29%) ERP Consultant
9 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) Architect
10 4 (8.16%) SAP Architect
10 4 (8.16%) SAP Business Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) SAP SD Business Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) Supply Chain Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
10 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) Managing Consultant
11 3 (6.12%) SAP PS Consultant
11 3 (6.12%) SAP Supply Chain Analyst
11 3 (6.12%) SAP Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) SAP Fiori
2 8 (16.33%) EDI
3 3 (6.12%) SAP ALE
4 2 (4.08%) EDIFACT
4 2 (4.08%) XML
5 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.08%) Life Science
5 1 (2.04%) FMCG
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ERP
2 16 (32.65%) Logistics
3 14 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 12 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (22.45%) Business Process Improvement
6 8 (16.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (16.33%) Order to Cash
7 7 (14.29%) Requirements Gathering
7 7 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
8 6 (12.24%) Business Development
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Project Management
9 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.12%) Network Planning
10 3 (6.12%) Service Management
10 3 (6.12%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (6.12%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (6.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) ABAP
2 1 (2.04%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (4.08%) Ariba
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Progress
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com