The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SAP SE.

SAP
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 51 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SAP 249 290 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.08% 4.65% 5.04%
As % of the Vendors category 12.06% 10.17% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 145 189 201
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -0.99%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,990 £52,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year -2.87% +1.44%  

SAP is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2065 2852 2491
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 42.09% 45.69% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1598 2175 2060
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing SAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the West Midlands

SAP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for SAP in the West Midlands

SAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SAP in the West Midlands

SAP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +8 82 £55,000 +12.82% 8
Staffordshire +28 34 £62,500 +98.41%
Coventry +4 32 £55,500 +4.71% 2
Warwickshire +22 15 £56,750 +62.14% 3
Worcestershire -21 11 £33,000 -22.35% 2
Solihull -30 7 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Shropshire +1 2 £48,750 -25.00%
Halesowen - 2 £35,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 2 £75,000 -
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP.

1 125 (24.90%) Manufacturing
2 100 (19.92%) Retail
3 98 (19.52%) ERP
4 94 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 84 (16.73%) Project Management
6 77 (15.34%) Business Intelligence
7 75 (14.94%) SAP BW
8 72 (14.34%) Finance
9 67 (13.35%) Logistics
10 64 (12.75%) Microsoft
11 61 (12.15%) SAP BPC
12 60 (11.95%) SAP SD
13 58 (11.55%) SAP Retail
13 58 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
14 56 (11.16%) SAP CAR
15 55 (10.96%) SAP MM
16 54 (10.76%) BusinessObjects
17 53 (10.56%) CRM
17 53 (10.56%) ABAP
17 53 (10.56%) Business Analysis
18 49 (9.76%) PRINCE2
19 48 (9.56%) SAP HANA
20 47 (9.36%) Degree
20 47 (9.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
21 46 (9.16%) Data Management
21 46 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
22 45 (8.96%) Oracle
22 45 (8.96%) SAP POS DM
23 43 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
24 40 (7.97%) SAP SCM

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (2.79%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.19%) NetWeaver
3 8 (1.59%) IIS
4 6 (1.20%) CMS
5 5 (1.00%) SAS
6 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.40%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.20%) Drupal
7 1 (0.20%) nginx
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 32 (6.37%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (12.15%) SAP BPC
2 60 (11.95%) SAP SD
3 58 (11.55%) SAP Retail
4 56 (11.16%) SAP CAR
5 55 (10.96%) SAP MM
6 45 (8.96%) SAP POS DM
7 40 (7.97%) SAP SCM
8 36 (7.17%) SAP CO
9 35 (6.97%) SAP FI
10 33 (6.57%) SAP FI/CO
11 27 (5.38%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
12 26 (5.18%) SAP PP
13 24 (4.78%) SAP ERP
14 23 (4.58%) SAP Business One
15 11 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
15 11 (2.19%) NetSuite
16 8 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
16 8 (1.59%) SAP FI-AP
16 8 (1.59%) SAP IS-U
16 8 (1.59%) SAP LE
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.60%) Heroku
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.40%) Intacct
3 2 (0.40%) Office 365
3 2 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.79%) Firewall
2 7 (1.39%) FTP
3 6 (1.20%) HTTP
4 3 (0.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.20%) Broadband
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) SAN
5 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (14.94%) SAP BW
2 54 (10.76%) BusinessObjects
3 48 (9.56%) SAP HANA
4 47 (9.36%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 46 (9.16%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (2.39%) SQL Server
7 7 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.00%) GIS
8 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.60%) Big Data
10 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.40%) Power BI
11 2 (0.40%) QlikView
11 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.40%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 19 (3.78%) LSMW
2 2 (0.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 125 (24.90%) Manufacturing
2 100 (19.92%) Retail
3 72 (14.34%) Finance
4 23 (4.58%) Automotive
5 15 (2.99%) Local Government
6 14 (2.79%) Advertising
7 10 (1.99%) Billing
7 10 (1.99%) Marketing
8 9 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.39%) Publishing
10 6 (1.20%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.20%) German Language
10 6 (1.20%) Legal
11 5 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.80%) French Language
Job Titles
1 161 (32.07%) Consultant
2 143 (28.49%) SAP Consultant
3 126 (25.10%) Analyst
4 93 (18.53%) SAP Analyst
5 67 (13.35%) Developer
6 53 (10.56%) SAP Developer
7 44 (8.76%) Architect
8 40 (7.97%) Project Manager
9 39 (7.77%) SAP BW Developer
9 39 (7.77%) Solutions Architect
10 34 (6.77%) SAP Architect
11 32 (6.37%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 30 (5.98%) SAP SD Consultant
13 27 (5.38%) SAP BW Consultant
13 27 (5.38%) SAP MM Analyst
14 26 (5.18%) SAP Manager
15 24 (4.78%) SAP BPC Consultant
16 21 (4.18%) Business Analyst
16 21 (4.18%) SAP Project Manager
17 16 (3.19%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.39%) EDI
2 9 (1.79%) Web Services
3 8 (1.59%) .NET
4 7 (1.39%) Middleware
4 7 (1.39%) SOAP
5 6 (1.20%) BAPI
5 6 (1.20%) JDBC
5 6 (1.20%) REST
5 6 (1.20%) SAP PI
6 5 (1.00%) SAP ALE
6 5 (1.00%) SAP Smart Forms
7 4 (0.80%) jQuery
7 4 (0.80%) SAP Fiori
7 4 (0.80%) SAPUI5
8 3 (0.60%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (0.60%) CSS
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.60%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 58 (11.55%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.39%) Computer Science
3 10 (1.99%) Driving Licence
4 9 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.59%) LIMS
6 7 (1.39%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.39%) PMI
6 7 (1.39%) User Experience
7 5 (1.00%) EPoS
8 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.60%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.40%) Derivative
9 2 (0.40%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.40%) iPad
9 2 (0.40%) iPhone
9 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.20%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.79%) Windows
2 9 (1.79%) Windows Server
2 9 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (1.59%) Unix
4 4 (0.80%) VMS
5 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.40%) Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.20%) SUSE
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (19.52%) ERP
2 94 (18.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 84 (16.73%) Project Management
4 77 (15.34%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (13.35%) Logistics
6 53 (10.56%) Business Analysis
6 53 (10.56%) CRM
7 49 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 46 (9.16%) Data Management
9 43 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 37 (7.37%) Translating Business Requirements
11 32 (6.37%) ITIL
12 31 (6.18%) Procure-to-Pay
13 29 (5.78%) Migration
14 27 (5.38%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (5.18%) Order to Cash
16 25 (4.98%) SAP Implementation
17 24 (4.78%) Data Migration
18 22 (4.38%) Customer Requirements
19 20 (3.98%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (10.56%) ABAP
2 30 (5.98%) SQL
3 10 (1.99%) Java
4 5 (1.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.00%) Korn
4 5 (1.00%) SAPscript
5 4 (0.80%) C
5 4 (0.80%) C#
5 4 (0.80%) VB
6 3 (0.60%) Apex Code
6 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.40%) PHP
8 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.20%) Python
8 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 47 (9.36%) Degree
2 20 (3.98%) PMP
3 11 (2.19%) CIMA
4 10 (1.99%) ACCA
4 10 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.99%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.59%) MCITP
5 8 (1.59%) MCSA
5 8 (1.59%) MCSE
5 8 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (1.20%) ISEB
6 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.80%) APMP
9 2 (0.40%) AAT
9 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.20%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.19%) PMO
2 8 (1.59%) SLA
3 7 (1.39%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.20%) GxP
4 6 (1.20%) QA
4 6 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.20%) ISO19770
System Software
1 10 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.59%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (1.79%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.39%) Tivoli
3 5 (1.00%) Nagios
3 5 (1.00%) Netcool
3 5 (1.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (1.00%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Control-M
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.96%) Oracle
3 32 (6.37%) Infor
4 20 (3.98%) JD Edwards
4 20 (3.98%) Sage
5 19 (3.78%) Epicor
6 16 (3.19%) QAD
7 11 (2.19%) VMware
8 9 (1.79%) Veeam
9 8 (1.59%) Ariba
9 8 (1.59%) Citrix
9 8 (1.59%) IFS
10 7 (1.39%) Cognos
10 7 (1.39%) JDA
10 7 (1.39%) Pegasus
11 6 (1.20%) IBM
12 5 (1.00%) Northgate
12 5 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.00%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.00%) SolarWinds
Redditch, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50,000-£55,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, h/c, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension + flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
KnownFour
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Code Red Associates
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience & location.
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Code Red Associates
Salary: Blue-chip package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edenhouse solutions
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Pension plan, Private healthcare
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago