Period
to 24 February 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 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 809 917 775
Rank change year-on-year +108 -142 -86
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 206 206 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.85% 2.35% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 116 245
UK median annual salary £60,000 £56,250 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -1.82%
10th Percentile £41,325 £45,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,750 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% -4.55%

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 7,235 8,753 13,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.90% 5.87% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5,177 6,060 10,216
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 February 2020.

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 24 February 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 +111 198 £60,000 +9.09% 8
UK excluding London +94 166 £59,000 +7.27% 7
North of England +33 60 £49,000 -9.26% 2
North West +45 50 £49,000 +1.03% 1
Midlands +56 44 £100,000 +11.11% 4
South East +50 35 £59,000 +2.61%
East Midlands +49 29 £100,000 +11.11% 1
East of England +67 22 £62,500 -
London +57 21 £85,000 +21.43% 2
West Midlands +26 15 £42,500 -14.14% 3
Yorkshire +16 10 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Northern Ireland - 4 £46,250 - 1
South West +36 1 £62,500 +13.64%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 206 (100.00%) SAP
2 99 (48.06%) SAP S/4HANA
3 94 (45.63%) SAP MM
4 69 (33.50%) Logistics
5 60 (29.13%) Finance
6 49 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (23.79%) ERP
7 37 (17.96%) ABAP
8 29 (14.08%) SAP HANA
9 28 (13.59%) SAP SCM
10 27 (13.11%) Order to Cash
11 26 (12.62%) Degree
12 23 (11.17%) E-Commerce
12 23 (11.17%) Manufacturing
13 21 (10.19%) Business Analysis
13 21 (10.19%) SAP FI
13 21 (10.19%) SAP CO
13 21 (10.19%) SAP FI/CO
14 20 (9.71%) SAP CRM
14 20 (9.71%) CRM
14 20 (9.71%) EDI
14 20 (9.71%) hybris
15 17 (8.25%) Security Cleared
15 17 (8.25%) Migration
16 16 (7.77%) Project Management
16 16 (7.77%) Data Migration
16 16 (7.77%) French Language
17 14 (6.80%) SAP PP
18 13 (6.31%) SAP ALE
18 13 (6.31%) Thought Leadership

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 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 99 (48.06%) SAP S/4HANA
2 94 (45.63%) SAP MM
3 28 (13.59%) SAP SCM
4 21 (10.19%) SAP CO
4 21 (10.19%) SAP FI
4 21 (10.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 20 (9.71%) SAP CRM
6 14 (6.80%) SAP PP
7 11 (5.34%) SAP WM
8 10 (4.85%) SAP ERP
8 10 (4.85%) SAP EWM
9 9 (4.37%) Infor M3
9 9 (4.37%) SAP GTS
10 8 (3.88%) SAP LE
11 6 (2.91%) SAP APO
12 4 (1.94%) SAP Retail
13 3 (1.46%) SAP PM
13 3 (1.46%) SAP PS
14 2 (0.97%) SAP FSCM
14 2 (0.97%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.97%) Azure
2 2 (0.97%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 1 (0.49%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.08%) SAP HANA
General
1 60 (29.13%) Finance
2 23 (11.17%) Manufacturing
3 16 (7.77%) French Language
4 9 (4.37%) Billing
5 8 (3.88%) Retail
6 3 (1.46%) General Ledger
6 3 (1.46%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
7 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 122 (59.22%) Consultant
1 122 (59.22%) SAP Consultant
2 105 (50.97%) SAP SD Consultant
3 59 (28.64%) Analyst
4 58 (28.16%) SAP Analyst
4 58 (28.16%) SAP MM Consultant
5 54 (26.21%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
6 47 (22.82%) SAP SD Analyst
7 27 (13.11%) SAP MM Analyst
8 22 (10.68%) Business Analyst
8 22 (10.68%) SAP Business Analyst
8 22 (10.68%) Senior Consultant
8 22 (10.68%) Senior SAP Consultant
9 21 (10.19%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
10 20 (9.71%) SAP SD Business Analyst
10 20 (9.71%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (8.25%) SAP MM Business Analyst
11 17 (8.25%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
11 17 (8.25%) SAP SD/MM Business Analyst
12 15 (7.28%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.71%) EDI
2 13 (6.31%) SAP ALE
3 9 (4.37%) IDoc
4 7 (3.40%) SAP Basis
5 3 (1.46%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.49%) BAPI
6 1 (0.49%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.49%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (0.97%) FMCG
3 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.50%) Logistics
2 49 (23.79%) ERP
2 49 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (13.11%) Order to Cash
4 23 (11.17%) E-Commerce
5 21 (10.19%) Business Analysis
6 20 (9.71%) CRM
7 17 (8.25%) Migration
8 16 (7.77%) Data Migration
8 16 (7.77%) Project Management
9 13 (6.31%) Thought Leadership
10 8 (3.88%) Customer Engagement
10 8 (3.88%) GAP Analysis
10 8 (3.88%) Mentoring
10 8 (3.88%) Procure-to-Pay
11 7 (3.40%) Data Extraction
11 7 (3.40%) Unit Testing
12 5 (2.43%) Product Roadmap
12 5 (2.43%) Project Delivery
12 5 (2.43%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 37 (17.96%) ABAP
2 3 (1.46%) C
3 1 (0.49%) Java
3 1 (0.49%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 26 (12.62%) Degree
2 17 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.40%) SAP Certification
4 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) CCA
5 1 (0.49%) GISP
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) GDPR
1 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.49%) SLA
Vendors
1 206 (100.00%) SAP
2 20 (9.71%) hybris
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle
3 7 (3.40%) Workday
4 1 (0.49%) Ariba
4 1 (0.49%) Concur
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.49%) Remedy