Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP ERP Sales and Distribution (SD)
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 933 670 793
Rank change year-on-year -263 +123 0
Permanent jobs citing SAP SD 207 592 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.11% 4.14% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129 288 330
UK median annual salary £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.37% -1.82% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -2.91% -6.36%

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 9,801 14,289 13,346
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.01% 7.91% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,103 10,176 10,130
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,134
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
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 15 November 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 15 November 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 -250 205 £65,000 +22.64% 10
UK excluding London -165 133 £57,500 +15.00% 8
London -97 66 £70,000 +16.67% 2
North of England -92 46 £52,500 +25.00% 3
South East -29 37 £57,500 -9.80% 4
North West -59 35 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Midlands +8 30 £70,000 +29.63% 1
West Midlands +18 22 £57,500 -4.17%
East of England +25 18 £62,500 +13.64%
East Midlands +8 8 £90,000 +125.00% 1
Yorkshire +7 8 £58,500 +56.00%
North East -9 3 £45,000 -
South West +9 1 £50,000 -
Scotland -21 1 £60,000 -7.69%

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 207 (100.00%) SAP
2 78 (37.68%) SAP S/4HANA
3 73 (35.27%) Order to Cash
4 55 (26.57%) SAP MM
5 54 (26.09%) Logistics
6 49 (23.67%) Manufacturing
7 46 (22.22%) ABAP
8 44 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 42 (20.29%) Finance
10 41 (19.81%) ERP
11 32 (15.46%) SAP ERP
12 30 (14.49%) SAP HANA
12 30 (14.49%) SAP FI
12 30 (14.49%) Billing
13 27 (13.04%) SAP PP
14 26 (12.56%) EDI
15 25 (12.08%) SAP SCM
16 24 (11.59%) SAP FI/CO
16 24 (11.59%) SAP CO
17 22 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (9.66%) Business Analysis
19 19 (9.18%) Mentoring
20 17 (8.21%) SAP WM
20 17 (8.21%) Project Management
21 16 (7.73%) FMCG
22 15 (7.25%) Coaching
23 14 (6.76%) Process Improvement
23 14 (6.76%) Retail
24 13 (6.28%) Migration
24 13 (6.28%) CRM

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 78 (37.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 55 (26.57%) SAP MM
3 32 (15.46%) SAP ERP
4 30 (14.49%) SAP FI
5 27 (13.04%) SAP PP
6 25 (12.08%) SAP SCM
7 24 (11.59%) SAP CO
7 24 (11.59%) SAP FI/CO
8 17 (8.21%) SAP WM
9 12 (5.80%) SAP QM
10 9 (4.35%) SAP APO
10 9 (4.35%) SAP VC
11 8 (3.86%) SAP CRM
12 7 (3.38%) SAP EWM
12 7 (3.38%) SAP FSCM
12 7 (3.38%) SAP R/3
13 6 (2.90%) SAP LE
14 5 (2.42%) Dynamics CRM
14 5 (2.42%) SAP IBP
15 3 (1.45%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.49%) SAP HANA
2 2 (0.97%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.48%) Big Data
3 1 (0.48%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.45%) JIRA
1 3 (1.45%) LSMW
General
1 49 (23.67%) Manufacturing
2 42 (20.29%) Finance
3 30 (14.49%) Billing
4 14 (6.76%) Retail
5 4 (1.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.48%) Front Office
6 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (43.48%) Consultant
2 88 (42.51%) SAP Consultant
3 70 (33.82%) Analyst
4 63 (30.43%) SAP Analyst
5 62 (29.95%) SAP SD Consultant
6 45 (21.74%) SAP SD Analyst
7 30 (14.49%) Business Analyst
8 23 (11.11%) SAP Business Analyst
9 20 (9.66%) Senior Consultant
10 19 (9.18%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 16 (7.73%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
12 15 (7.25%) SAP PP Analyst
13 14 (6.76%) SAP SD Business Analyst
14 13 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
15 11 (5.31%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
16 10 (4.83%) Delivery Manager
17 8 (3.86%) Architect
17 8 (3.86%) SAP Business Consultant
17 8 (3.86%) SAP Manager
17 8 (3.86%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (12.56%) EDI
2 11 (5.31%) IDoc
3 9 (4.35%) SAP Fiori
4 8 (3.86%) SAP Smart Forms
5 7 (3.38%) Web Dynpro
6 5 (2.42%) BAPI
6 5 (2.42%) HTML
6 5 (2.42%) HTML5
6 5 (2.42%) JSON
6 5 (2.42%) REST
6 5 (2.42%) SAP XI
6 5 (2.42%) XML
7 4 (1.93%) Middleware
7 4 (1.93%) SAPUI5
8 2 (0.97%) SAP ALE
9 1 (0.48%) .NET
9 1 (0.48%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.73%) FMCG
2 6 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.90%) User Experience
3 5 (2.42%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.42%) Tandem
4 4 (1.93%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.48%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (35.27%) Order to Cash
2 54 (26.09%) Logistics
3 44 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (19.81%) ERP
5 22 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (9.66%) Business Analysis
7 19 (9.18%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.21%) Project Management
9 15 (7.25%) Coaching
10 14 (6.76%) Process Improvement
11 13 (6.28%) CRM
11 13 (6.28%) Migration
12 10 (4.83%) Translating Business Requirements
12 10 (4.83%) Workflow
13 9 (4.35%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
13 9 (4.35%) Quote-to-Cash
13 9 (4.35%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 9 (4.35%) Supply Chain Planning
14 8 (3.86%) Integration Testing
14 8 (3.86%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.22%) ABAP
2 8 (3.86%) SAPscript
3 5 (2.42%) Java
3 5 (2.42%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.93%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (4.35%) Degree
2 7 (3.38%) CPIM
3 5 (2.42%) ISEB
3 5 (2.42%) PMP
4 1 (0.48%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) GMP
2 1 (0.48%) QA
Vendors
1 207 (100.00%) SAP
2 5 (2.42%) Ariba
2 5 (2.42%) Pegasus
3 2 (0.97%) hybris
4 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.48%) JD Edwards
4 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com