Period
to 26 July 2021

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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 930 702 846
Rank change year-on-year -228 +144 +59
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 61 115 277
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.10% 2.71% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 117
10th Percentile £46,250 " £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £40,000 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £64,000 £45,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +40.66% -17.27% -12.00%
75th Percentile £70,000 £69,375 £72,500
90th Percentile £84,000 £81,875 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +38.89% -18.18% +3.29%

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 5,561 4,242 8,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.94% 6.00% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,807 3,124 6,172
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,013
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%

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 26 July 2021.

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 26 July 2021. 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 -234 45 £62,500 +37.36% 4
UK excluding London -177 38 £62,500 +38.89% 2
South East -78 19 £65,000 +8.33%
Work from Home -243 17 £70,000 +16.67% 2
North of England -82 11 £47,500 +18.75%
London -130 7 £71,250 -8.06% 2
Yorkshire -60 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Midlands -91 6 £62,500 +38.89% 2
North West -46 5 £47,500 -38.71%
East Midlands -53 4 £62,500 +4.17%
East of England -27 2 £57,000 -15.56%
West Midlands -76 1 £50,000 +11.11% 2

For the 6 months to 26 July 2021, 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 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 33 (54.10%) SAP S/4HANA
3 26 (42.62%) Social Skills
4 16 (26.23%) Retail
5 15 (24.59%) SAP MM
6 14 (22.95%) ERP
6 14 (22.95%) Process Improvement
6 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (19.67%) Requirements Gathering
7 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
8 11 (18.03%) Finance
9 9 (14.75%) Billing
9 9 (14.75%) Logistics
9 9 (14.75%) SAP Fiori
10 8 (13.11%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (13.11%) Project Management
11 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (11.48%) CRM
11 7 (11.48%) Degree
11 7 (11.48%) Business Process Improvement
11 7 (11.48%) Presentation Skills
12 6 (9.84%) Workshop Facilitation
12 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (9.84%) SAP HANA
12 6 (9.84%) FMCG
12 6 (9.84%) ABAP
13 5 (8.20%) Migration
13 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement

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 (1.64%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 33 (54.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (24.59%) SAP MM
3 4 (6.56%) SAP FI
4 3 (4.92%) Primavera
4 3 (4.92%) SAP APO
4 3 (4.92%) SAP CO
4 3 (4.92%) SAP CRM
4 3 (4.92%) SAP ERP
4 3 (4.92%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (4.92%) SAP HR
4 3 (4.92%) SAP PM
4 3 (4.92%) SAP PP
4 3 (4.92%) SAP PS
4 3 (4.92%) SAP Retail
4 3 (4.92%) SAP SCM
5 2 (3.28%) SAP CAR
5 2 (3.28%) SAP QM
5 2 (3.28%) SAP R/3
5 2 (3.28%) SAP SM
6 1 (1.64%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) SAP HANA
2 2 (3.28%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 26 (42.62%) Social Skills
2 16 (26.23%) Retail
3 12 (19.67%) Manufacturing
4 11 (18.03%) Finance
5 9 (14.75%) Billing
6 7 (11.48%) Presentation Skills
7 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (6.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.64%) Automotive
9 1 (1.64%) Korean Language
9 1 (1.64%) Legal
9 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Consultant
2 28 (45.90%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (32.79%) SAP SD Consultant
4 14 (22.95%) Analyst
5 11 (18.03%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
6 6 (9.84%) SAP SD Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) SAP PS Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) ERP Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Managing Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Project Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) SAP Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.75%) SAP Fiori
2 4 (6.56%) EDI
3 1 (1.64%) EDIFACT
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) IDoc
3 1 (1.64%) Middleware
3 1 (1.64%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.64%) XHTML
3 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (9.84%) FMCG
3 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) ERP
1 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
1 14 (22.95%) Process Improvement
2 12 (19.67%) Requirements Gathering
3 9 (14.75%) Logistics
4 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) SAP Implementation
5 7 (11.48%) Business Process Improvement
5 7 (11.48%) CRM
5 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.84%) Workshop Facilitation
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.20%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Fit Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Order to Cash
9 3 (4.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) ABAP
2 1 (1.64%) C
2 1 (1.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) SAP
2 3 (4.92%) Ariba
3 1 (1.64%) hybris
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com