Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 813 941 703
Rank change year-on-year +128 -238 +71
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 237 205 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Business Applications category 3.12% 2.12% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 111 116 294
UK median annual salary £59,000 £65,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.23% +23.81% -4.55%
10th Percentile £40,625 £47,563 £36,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £83,125 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +27.78% -14.29%

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 7,603 9,681 14,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.70% 6.06% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,373 6,914 10,220
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,300 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP SD in the UK

SAP SD
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 SD within the UK over the 6 months to 11 December 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 +134 227 £59,000 -9.23% 7
UK excluding London +142 191 £55,000 -4.35% 7
North of England +69 69 £49,000 -6.67% 1
Midlands +57 53 £61,250 -18.33% 4
North West +67 52 £50,750 +0.50% 1
South East +40 44 £59,000 +2.61% 1
London +46 33 £63,750 -8.93%
West Midlands +49 31 £55,000 -4.35% 3
East Midlands +24 22 £100,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +68 19 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Yorkshire +30 17 £47,500 -14.41%
Scotland - 4 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 £46,250 -

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 237 (100.00%) SAP
2 113 (47.68%) SAP S/4HANA
3 91 (38.40%) SAP MM
4 88 (37.13%) Logistics
5 68 (28.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (25.32%) Finance
7 48 (20.25%) ERP
8 47 (19.83%) Manufacturing
9 40 (16.88%) ABAP
10 39 (16.46%) SAP HANA
11 33 (13.92%) Order to Cash
12 32 (13.50%) SAP SCM
13 28 (11.81%) EDI
14 27 (11.39%) Degree
15 25 (10.55%) SAP WM
16 22 (9.28%) SAP EWM
17 20 (8.44%) SAP PP
17 20 (8.44%) E-Commerce
18 18 (7.59%) SAP FI
18 18 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
18 18 (7.59%) SAP CO
19 17 (7.17%) French Language
19 17 (7.17%) hybris
20 16 (6.75%) Project Management
21 15 (6.33%) SAP CRM
21 15 (6.33%) CRM
21 15 (6.33%) Business Analysis
22 14 (5.91%) Thought Leadership
22 14 (5.91%) Billing
23 13 (5.49%) SAP ALE

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 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 113 (47.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 91 (38.40%) SAP MM
3 32 (13.50%) SAP SCM
4 25 (10.55%) SAP WM
5 22 (9.28%) SAP EWM
6 20 (8.44%) SAP PP
7 18 (7.59%) SAP CO
7 18 (7.59%) SAP FI
7 18 (7.59%) SAP FI/CO
8 15 (6.33%) SAP CRM
9 8 (3.38%) SAP APO
9 8 (3.38%) SAP ERP
9 8 (3.38%) SAP GTS
9 8 (3.38%) SAP QM
10 5 (2.11%) Infor M3
10 5 (2.11%) SAP LE
11 4 (1.69%) SAP Hybris
11 4 (1.69%) SAP IBP
11 4 (1.69%) SAP PS
11 4 (1.69%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) AWS
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 1 (0.42%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.46%) SAP HANA
2 5 (2.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.42%) LSMW
General
1 60 (25.32%) Finance
2 47 (19.83%) Manufacturing
3 17 (7.17%) French Language
4 14 (5.91%) Billing
5 6 (2.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.27%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.42%) German Language
7 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.42%) Marketing
7 1 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 132 (55.70%) Consultant
2 131 (55.27%) SAP Consultant
3 112 (47.26%) SAP SD Consultant
4 79 (33.33%) Analyst
5 77 (32.49%) SAP Analyst
6 66 (27.85%) SAP SD Analyst
7 45 (18.99%) SAP MM Consultant
8 43 (18.14%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
9 23 (9.70%) Business Analyst
9 23 (9.70%) SAP Business Analyst
9 23 (9.70%) SAP MM Analyst
10 21 (8.86%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
10 21 (8.86%) SAP SD Business Analyst
11 16 (6.75%) Architect
11 16 (6.75%) SAP Architect
11 16 (6.75%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (6.33%) SAP EWM Consultant
12 15 (6.33%) Senior Consultant
12 15 (6.33%) Senior SAP Consultant
12 15 (6.33%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.81%) EDI
2 13 (5.49%) SAP ALE
3 11 (4.64%) IDoc
4 5 (2.11%) SAP Basis
5 3 (1.27%) .NET
5 3 (1.27%) HTML
5 3 (1.27%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (0.84%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.42%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.84%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.95%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (37.13%) Logistics
2 68 (28.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 48 (20.25%) ERP
4 33 (13.92%) Order to Cash
5 20 (8.44%) E-Commerce
6 16 (6.75%) Project Management
7 15 (6.33%) Business Analysis
7 15 (6.33%) CRM
8 14 (5.91%) Thought Leadership
9 13 (5.49%) Data Migration
9 13 (5.49%) Migration
10 10 (4.22%) Project Delivery
11 8 (3.38%) GAP Analysis
12 7 (2.95%) Data Extraction
12 7 (2.95%) Mentoring
12 7 (2.95%) Product Roadmap
12 7 (2.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (2.95%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (2.95%) Unit Testing
13 6 (2.53%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 40 (16.88%) ABAP
2 3 (1.27%) C#
2 3 (1.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.27%) SQL
3 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (11.39%) Degree
2 13 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.95%) SAP Certification
4 3 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.42%) CCA
6 1 (0.42%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.42%) GDPR
1 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.42%) SLA
Vendors
1 237 (100.00%) SAP
2 17 (7.17%) hybris
3 7 (2.95%) Oracle
3 7 (2.95%) Workday
4 1 (0.42%) Ariba
4 1 (0.42%) Concur
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft