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

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 899 681 825
Rank change year-on-year -218 +144 -94
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 288 568 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.37% 4.53% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 182 340 356
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,001 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £84,625 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £55,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -0.91% +17.02% -14.55%

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 12,145 12,551 14,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.99% 7.25% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9,019 9,417 10,965
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,207
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 June 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 June 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 -242 272 £60,000 +9.09% 15
UK excluding London -195 159 £54,500 -0.91% 11
London -50 110 £70,000 +16.67% 5
North of England -54 65 £52,500 -4.55% 1
North West -45 49 £52,500 -4.55% 1
South East -90 45 £73,750 +34.09% 5
Midlands -19 33 £70,000 +26.70% 4
West Midlands -1 28 £70,000 +12.00% 3
Yorkshire +5 16 £60,000 +9.09%
Scotland -21 8 £45,000 - 1
East of England -29 6 £50,000 -13.04%
East Midlands -6 5 - - 1
South West -13 1 £50,000 -6.10%
Northern Ireland - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 288 (100.00%) SAP
2 95 (32.99%) Order to Cash
3 86 (29.86%) SAP MM
4 85 (29.51%) SAP S/4HANA
5 67 (23.26%) ABAP
6 52 (18.06%) Logistics
6 52 (18.06%) Manufacturing
6 52 (18.06%) Project Management
7 51 (17.71%) Finance
8 47 (16.32%) ERP
9 46 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (15.28%) SAP FI
11 40 (13.89%) SAP HANA
12 39 (13.54%) SAP FI/CO
12 39 (13.54%) SAP CO
13 37 (12.85%) SAP Implementation
14 36 (12.50%) Billing
15 34 (11.81%) Translating Business Requirements
15 34 (11.81%) SAP ERP
16 31 (10.76%) FMCG
16 31 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (9.38%) SAP SCM
18 26 (9.03%) Retail
18 26 (9.03%) SAP PP
18 26 (9.03%) IDoc
19 24 (8.33%) SAP QM
19 24 (8.33%) Business Analysis
20 23 (7.99%) SAP Certification
21 21 (7.29%) Coaching
21 21 (7.29%) Presales

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 86 (29.86%) SAP MM
2 85 (29.51%) SAP S/4HANA
3 44 (15.28%) SAP FI
4 39 (13.54%) SAP CO
4 39 (13.54%) SAP FI/CO
5 34 (11.81%) SAP ERP
6 27 (9.38%) SAP SCM
7 26 (9.03%) SAP PP
8 24 (8.33%) SAP QM
9 19 (6.60%) SAP PM
10 17 (5.90%) SAP HR
11 16 (5.56%) Maximo
11 16 (5.56%) Primavera
11 16 (5.56%) SAP EHS
12 13 (4.51%) SAP WM
13 11 (3.82%) SAP VC
14 10 (3.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 9 (3.13%) SAP EWM
16 8 (2.78%) SAP CRM
17 6 (2.08%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.04%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.89%) SAP HANA
2 16 (5.56%) GIS
3 4 (1.39%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.04%) JIRA
2 2 (0.69%) LSMW
General
1 52 (18.06%) Manufacturing
2 51 (17.71%) Finance
3 36 (12.50%) Billing
4 26 (9.03%) Retail
5 5 (1.74%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.39%) Automotive
6 4 (1.39%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.04%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 166 (57.64%) Consultant
2 163 (56.60%) SAP Consultant
3 114 (39.58%) SAP SD Consultant
4 86 (29.86%) Analyst
5 77 (26.74%) SAP Analyst
6 66 (22.92%) Business Analyst
7 59 (20.49%) SAP Business Analyst
8 44 (15.28%) SAP SD Analyst
9 36 (12.50%) SAP SD Business Analyst
10 28 (9.72%) SAP MM Consultant
11 23 (7.99%) SAP Business Consultant
11 23 (7.99%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
12 21 (7.29%) Senior Consultant
12 21 (7.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 20 (6.94%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
14 17 (5.90%) Architect
15 16 (5.56%) SAP Manager
15 16 (5.56%) SAP PM Consultant
15 16 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
16 15 (5.21%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.03%) IDoc
2 20 (6.94%) BAPI
3 12 (4.17%) SAP Smart Forms
4 9 (3.13%) SAP Fiori
5 5 (1.74%) Middleware
5 5 (1.74%) SAPUI5
5 5 (1.74%) Web Dynpro
6 3 (1.04%) EDI
7 2 (0.69%) .NET
7 2 (0.69%) HTML
7 2 (0.69%) HTML5
7 2 (0.69%) JSON
7 2 (0.69%) REST
7 2 (0.69%) XML
8 1 (0.35%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.76%) FMCG
2 16 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.13%) Virtual Team
4 7 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.39%) Life Science
5 4 (1.39%) User Experience
6 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.69%) Robotics
8 1 (0.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (32.99%) Order to Cash
2 52 (18.06%) Logistics
2 52 (18.06%) Project Management
3 47 (16.32%) ERP
4 46 (15.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (12.85%) SAP Implementation
6 34 (11.81%) Translating Business Requirements
7 31 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 21 (7.29%) Coaching
9 21 (7.29%) Presales
10 17 (5.90%) Mentoring
11 16 (5.56%) CAD
11 16 (5.56%) CRM
11 16 (5.56%) Document Management
11 16 (5.56%) Master Data Management
11 16 (5.56%) Resource Management
12 15 (5.21%) ITIL
12 15 (5.21%) Procure-to-Pay
12 15 (5.21%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (23.26%) ABAP
2 6 (2.08%) SAPscript
3 3 (1.04%) C
4 2 (0.69%) Java
4 2 (0.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (7.99%) SAP Certification
2 13 (4.51%) CPIM
3 10 (3.47%) Degree
4 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.04%) PMO
Vendors
1 288 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (3.13%) Pegasus
3 6 (2.08%) hybris
4 3 (1.04%) OpenText
5 2 (0.69%) Cognizant
5 2 (0.69%) Oracle
5 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.69%) Workday
6 1 (0.35%) Ariba
6 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.35%) Progress
6 1 (0.35%) SEEBURGER
6 1 (0.35%) Sitecore