Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 920 724 725
Rank change year-on-year -196 +1 +51
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 195 507 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.21% 3.59% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 108 271 305
UK median annual salary £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% +8.91%
10th Percentile £45,750 £36,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18% +8.91%

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 8,809 14,106 11,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.80% 8.08% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6,101 10,207 9,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 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 -174 192 £60,000 +14.29% 11
UK excluding London -90 140 £55,000 +22.22% 10
North of England -50 64 £54,000 +32.52% 6
London -76 44 £70,000 +16.67% 2
North West -49 40 £48,500 +10.23% 3
South East -25 38 £58,750 -2.08% 3
Midlands +14 20 £90,000 +38.46%
Yorkshire +23 18 £55,000 +46.67% 3
East of England +41 16 £62,500 -3.85%
West Midlands +13 13 £54,000 -16.92%
East Midlands +24 7 £90,000 -
North East +7 3 £45,000 -
South West +14 1 £57,500 -
Scotland -4 1 £70,000 +7.69% 1

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 195 (100.00%) SAP
2 72 (36.92%) SAP S/4HANA
3 60 (30.77%) Logistics
4 57 (29.23%) Order to Cash
5 54 (27.69%) Manufacturing
6 51 (26.15%) SAP MM
7 50 (25.64%) ERP
8 40 (20.51%) Finance
8 40 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (20.51%) SAP ERP
9 31 (15.90%) SAP SCM
9 31 (15.90%) ABAP
10 30 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (14.36%) Business Analysis
11 28 (14.36%) SAP PP
11 28 (14.36%) SAP FI
12 27 (13.85%) SAP WM
13 26 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
13 26 (13.33%) SAP CO
14 25 (12.82%) EDI
15 23 (11.79%) Billing
16 16 (8.21%) Project Management
17 15 (7.69%) SAP HANA
18 14 (7.18%) Degree
19 13 (6.67%) CRM
19 13 (6.67%) ITIL
19 13 (6.67%) Waterfall
19 13 (6.67%) Process Improvement
20 12 (6.15%) SAP IBP
20 12 (6.15%) SAP QM

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 72 (36.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 51 (26.15%) SAP MM
3 40 (20.51%) SAP ERP
4 31 (15.90%) SAP SCM
5 28 (14.36%) SAP FI
5 28 (14.36%) SAP PP
6 27 (13.85%) SAP WM
7 26 (13.33%) SAP CO
7 26 (13.33%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (6.15%) SAP IBP
8 12 (6.15%) SAP QM
9 10 (5.13%) SAP APO
9 10 (5.13%) SAP SRM
10 8 (4.10%) SAP CRM
11 7 (3.59%) SAP EWM
11 7 (3.59%) SAP R/3
12 5 (2.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 4 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
13 4 (2.05%) SAP BPC
14 2 (1.03%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.69%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.51%) Big Data
2 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
General
1 54 (27.69%) Manufacturing
2 40 (20.51%) Finance
3 23 (11.79%) Billing
4 7 (3.59%) Automotive
5 3 (1.54%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Front Office
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (48.21%) Consultant
2 92 (47.18%) SAP Consultant
3 83 (42.56%) Analyst
4 80 (41.03%) SAP Analyst
5 77 (39.49%) SAP SD Consultant
6 66 (33.85%) SAP SD Analyst
7 36 (18.46%) Business Analyst
8 35 (17.95%) SAP Business Analyst
9 32 (16.41%) SAP SD Business Analyst
10 24 (12.31%) SAP Business Consultant
11 14 (7.18%) SAP MM Analyst
11 14 (7.18%) SAP PP Analyst
11 14 (7.18%) Senior Consultant
12 13 (6.67%) Senior SAP Consultant
13 11 (5.64%) Functional Consultant
13 11 (5.64%) SAP Functional Consultant
13 11 (5.64%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
14 10 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
15 9 (4.62%) SAP Support
15 9 (4.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.82%) EDI
2 9 (4.62%) IDoc
3 7 (3.59%) SAP Fiori
4 6 (3.08%) SAP XI
5 5 (2.56%) XML
6 4 (2.05%) HTML
6 4 (2.05%) HTML5
6 4 (2.05%) JSON
6 4 (2.05%) REST
7 2 (1.03%) SAP ALE
7 2 (1.03%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.51%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.51%) SAPUI5
8 1 (0.51%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.64%) FMCG
2 10 (5.13%) User Experience
3 7 (3.59%) Tandem
4 6 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.56%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (2.56%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (30.77%) Logistics
2 57 (29.23%) Order to Cash
3 50 (25.64%) ERP
4 40 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 30 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (14.36%) Business Analysis
7 16 (8.21%) Project Management
8 13 (6.67%) CRM
8 13 (6.67%) ITIL
8 13 (6.67%) Process Improvement
8 13 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 11 (5.64%) Mentoring
9 11 (5.64%) Supply Chain Planning
10 10 (5.13%) Supplier Relationship Management
11 7 (3.59%) Coaching
11 7 (3.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (3.59%) Thought Leadership
12 6 (3.08%) Change Management
12 6 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (15.90%) ABAP
2 10 (5.13%) C
3 4 (2.05%) Java
3 4 (2.05%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.03%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 14 (7.18%) Degree
2 4 (2.05%) ISEB
2 4 (2.05%) PMP
3 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) GMP
2 1 (0.51%) QA
Vendors
1 195 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.56%) Ariba
3 4 (2.05%) Pegasus
4 1 (0.51%) hybris
4 1 (0.51%) JD Edwards