Period
to 24 October 2020

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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 614 810 914
Rank change year-on-year +196 +104 -212
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 75 270 230
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.67% 3.36% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 136 148
Median annual salary £45,500 £59,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.88% -9.23% +18.18%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £50,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £88,125 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% -4.35% +15.00%

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 2,805 8,028 10,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.74% 5.88% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,054 5,639 7,488
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.50% +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
Top 12 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 October 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 +203 75 £45,500 -22.88% 4
UK excluding London +179 55 £45,000 -18.18% 2
North of England +126 23 £40,000 -18.37% 1
South East +189 20 £65,000 +10.17% 1
London +232 19 £65,000 -7.14% 2
Yorkshire +126 17 £40,000 -23.81%
Midlands +87 7 £45,000 -40.00%
North West +77 6 £42,500 -13.27% 1
West Midlands +76 6 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England +134 5 £52,500 -12.50%
East Midlands +84 1 £50,000 -50.00%
Work from Home +20 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 30 (40.00%) SAP MM
3 28 (37.33%) Logistics
4 26 (34.67%) Finance
5 21 (28.00%) SAP S/4HANA
6 19 (25.33%) EDI
6 19 (25.33%) SAP Implementation
7 17 (22.67%) FMCG
8 16 (21.33%) User Experience
8 16 (21.33%) ERP
9 12 (16.00%) Business Analysis
10 11 (14.67%) EDIFACT
11 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
11 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (13.33%) Project Management
12 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
13 8 (10.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
13 8 (10.67%) Driving Licence
13 8 (10.67%) SAP FI
14 7 (9.33%) SAP CO
14 7 (9.33%) SAP FI/CO
15 6 (8.00%) Web Services
15 6 (8.00%) XML
15 6 (8.00%) SEEBURGER
15 6 (8.00%) TRADACOMS
15 6 (8.00%) SAP ALE
15 6 (8.00%) IDoc
16 5 (6.67%) Proactive 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:

Business Applications
1 30 (40.00%) SAP MM
2 21 (28.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (10.67%) SAP FI
3 8 (10.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (9.33%) SAP CO
4 7 (9.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (6.67%) SAP LE
5 5 (6.67%) SAP WM
6 4 (5.33%) SAP HR
7 3 (4.00%) SAP BPC
7 3 (4.00%) SAP EWM
7 3 (4.00%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (2.67%) SAP PP
9 1 (1.33%) SAP CRM
9 1 (1.33%) SAP CS
9 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
9 1 (1.33%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (1.33%) SAP Retail
9 1 (1.33%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) FTP
1 5 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SAP HANA
2 3 (4.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (34.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 45 (60.00%) Analyst
1 45 (60.00%) SAP Analyst
2 24 (32.00%) SAP SD Analyst
3 20 (26.67%) Consultant
4 19 (25.33%) SAP Consultant
5 16 (21.33%) SAP Support
5 16 (21.33%) SAP Support Analyst
5 16 (21.33%) Support Analyst
6 12 (16.00%) Business Analyst
6 12 (16.00%) SAP Business Analyst
7 9 (12.00%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) Business Support Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) Business Systems Analyst
8 8 (10.67%) Developer
8 8 (10.67%) Systems Support
8 8 (10.67%) Systems Support Analyst
9 7 (9.33%) SAP SD Consultant
9 7 (9.33%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (8.00%) EDI Developer
10 6 (8.00%) SAP MM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) EDI
2 11 (14.67%) EDIFACT
3 6 (8.00%) IDoc
3 6 (8.00%) SAP ALE
3 6 (8.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.00%) XML
4 3 (4.00%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.33%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.67%) FMCG
2 16 (21.33%) User Experience
3 8 (10.67%) Driving Licence
4 6 (8.00%) TRADACOMS
5 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Logistics
2 19 (25.33%) SAP Implementation
3 16 (21.33%) ERP
4 12 (16.00%) Business Analysis
5 10 (13.33%) Project Management
5 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
7 8 (10.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.67%) B2B
8 5 (6.67%) Coaching
8 5 (6.67%) ITIL
8 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 5 (6.67%) Service Management
8 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (6.67%) Time Management
8 5 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) ActionScript
1 5 (6.67%) ActionScript 2.0
2 4 (5.33%) ABAP
3 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
1 5 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.33%) IFRS
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (8.00%) SEEBURGER
3 3 (4.00%) hybris
3 3 (4.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.67%) Baan
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com