Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 50 40
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10 +27
Permanent jobs citing SAP 583 574 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.73% 5.00% 5.31%
As % of the Vendors category 12.32% 10.90% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 329 369 414
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -17.39%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £89,250 £77,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,875
% change year-on-year - +2.09% -2.05%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4734 5264 5025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.55% 45.83% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3669 3873 4181
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Birmingham -7 188 £60,000 +4.35% 15
Staffordshire +65 128 £65,000 +23.81% 4
Coventry -10 66 £57,500 +10.58% 4
Solihull +29 57 £75,000 +20.00% 2
Warwickshire +18 31 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Wolverhampton +21 20 £26,000 -
Worcestershire -23 7 £50,000 +36.99%
Shropshire -23 7 £43,750 +4.17%
Dudley - 6 £26,000 -
Herefordshire +5 2 £43,000 +34.38% 1
Wednesbury - 2 £25,250 -
West Bromwich +1 1 £58,500 -6.40%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £42,500 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 195 (33.45%) Manufacturing
2 127 (21.78%) ABAP
3 121 (20.75%) Finance
4 107 (18.35%) Project Management
5 102 (17.50%) ERP
6 100 (17.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 86 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
8 72 (12.35%) BusinessObjects
8 72 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
9 67 (11.49%) Retail
9 67 (11.49%) ITIL
10 64 (10.98%) SAP MM
11 63 (10.81%) SAP FI
12 62 (10.63%) Microsoft
13 58 (9.95%) SAP FI/CO
13 58 (9.95%) Change Management
13 58 (9.95%) SAP CO
14 57 (9.78%) SAP HANA
15 55 (9.43%) Logistics
15 55 (9.43%) SQL
16 54 (9.26%) PRINCE2
17 52 (8.92%) SAP BW
17 52 (8.92%) SAP S/4HANA
18 50 (8.58%) Data Migration
18 50 (8.58%) Migration
19 49 (8.40%) EDI
19 49 (8.40%) Degree
20 47 (8.06%) Project Planning
20 47 (8.06%) Procure-to-Pay
21 44 (7.55%) SAP SD

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 25 (4.29%) NetWeaver
2 10 (1.72%) IIS
3 8 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.86%) SAS
5 2 (0.34%) WordPress
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.17%) JBoss
6 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.03%) SPSS
4 1 (0.17%) InVision
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 64 (10.98%) SAP MM
2 63 (10.81%) SAP FI
3 58 (9.95%) SAP CO
3 58 (9.95%) SAP FI/CO
4 52 (8.92%) SAP S/4HANA
5 44 (7.55%) SAP SD
6 39 (6.69%) SAP ERP
7 29 (4.97%) SAP HCM
8 24 (4.12%) SAP EWM
9 20 (3.43%) SAP PP
9 20 (3.43%) SAP R/3
10 17 (2.92%) SAP SCM
10 17 (2.92%) SAP VC
11 16 (2.74%) SAP BPC
12 15 (2.57%) SAP IS-U
13 14 (2.40%) SAP CRM
13 14 (2.40%) SAP MII
13 14 (2.40%) SAP PP-PI
14 12 (2.06%) SAP Business One
15 10 (1.72%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.66%) SuccessFactors
2 12 (2.06%) GitHub
3 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.54%) Office 365
5 6 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (1.03%) Azure Machine Learning
5 6 (1.03%) SaaS
6 4 (0.69%) PaaS
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
8 1 (0.17%) Fastly
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.03%) FTP
2 4 (0.69%) SMS
2 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.34%) DNS
3 2 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (0.34%) SAN
4 1 (0.17%) Skype
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (12.35%) BusinessObjects
2 57 (9.78%) SAP HANA
3 52 (8.92%) SAP BW
4 37 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (4.63%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 23 (3.95%) SQL Server
7 21 (3.60%) SAP Data Services
8 11 (1.89%) BODI
8 11 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
9 10 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.20%) Power BI
11 6 (1.03%) DataStage
11 6 (1.03%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (0.51%) Qlik Sense
13 3 (0.51%) QlikView
14 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
15 1 (0.17%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 30 (5.15%) eCATT
2 26 (4.46%) LSMW
3 14 (2.40%) JIRA
4 13 (2.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.69%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.69%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.17%) gulp
7 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.17%) Maven
7 1 (0.17%) Selenium
7 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.17%) webpack
General
1 195 (33.45%) Manufacturing
2 121 (20.75%) Finance
3 67 (11.49%) Retail
4 38 (6.52%) Publishing
5 32 (5.49%) Billing
6 14 (2.40%) Automotive
7 13 (2.23%) Marketing
8 12 (2.06%) Legal
9 8 (1.37%) Advertising
10 5 (0.86%) Banking
10 5 (0.86%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.69%) Law
11 4 (0.69%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) Electronics
12 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.34%) German Language
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 157 (26.93%) Consultant
2 138 (23.67%) SAP Consultant
3 100 (17.15%) Analyst
4 69 (11.84%) SAP Analyst
5 66 (11.32%) SAP Manager
6 54 (9.26%) Developer
7 52 (8.92%) SAP Support
8 48 (8.23%) Project Manager
9 45 (7.72%) Business Analyst
10 35 (6.00%) SAP Developer
10 35 (6.00%) Support Analyst
11 30 (5.15%) Architect
12 29 (4.97%) SAP Project Manager
12 29 (4.97%) SAP Support Analyst
13 26 (4.46%) SAP Business Analyst
14 25 (4.29%) SAP SD Consultant
15 23 (3.95%) Logistics Consultant
16 20 (3.43%) SAP FI Analyst
17 19 (3.26%) SAP CO Business Analyst
17 19 (3.26%) SAP FI Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.40%) EDI
2 38 (6.52%) IDoc
3 29 (4.97%) Web Services
4 16 (2.74%) SAP PI
4 16 (2.74%) SAPUI5
5 14 (2.40%) RESTful
5 14 (2.40%) SAP XI
6 13 (2.23%) AngularJS
6 13 (2.23%) XML
7 11 (1.89%) Web Dynpro
8 10 (1.72%) SOAP
9 8 (1.37%) SAP Core Interface
10 7 (1.20%) SAP Fiori
11 6 (1.03%) EDIFACT
12 4 (0.69%) .NET
12 4 (0.69%) SAP ALE
13 3 (0.51%) CSS
13 3 (0.51%) HTML
13 3 (0.51%) REST
13 3 (0.51%) SAP CO-PA
Miscellaneous
1 72 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.77%) NHS
3 21 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 18 (3.09%) LIMS
5 12 (2.06%) TRADACOMS
6 11 (1.89%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.03%) Virtual Team
8 5 (0.86%) Data Structures
8 5 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.69%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.69%) PMI
9 4 (0.69%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.34%) FMCG
10 2 (0.34%) PKI
10 2 (0.34%) Replication
10 2 (0.34%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.17%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.17%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.57%) Windows
2 14 (2.40%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.20%) VMS
4 4 (0.69%) Unix
4 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.51%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) Linux
6 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (18.35%) Project Management
2 102 (17.50%) ERP
3 100 (17.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (14.75%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (11.49%) ITIL
6 58 (9.95%) Change Management
7 55 (9.43%) Logistics
8 54 (9.26%) PRINCE2
9 50 (8.58%) Data Migration
9 50 (8.58%) Migration
10 47 (8.06%) Procure-to-Pay
10 47 (8.06%) Project Planning
11 43 (7.38%) CRM
11 43 (7.38%) Customer Requirements
12 39 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 39 (6.69%) Demand Management
12 39 (6.69%) Record to Report
13 37 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (6.00%) Translating Business Requirements
15 33 (5.66%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 127 (21.78%) ABAP
2 55 (9.43%) SQL
3 28 (4.80%) C#
4 16 (2.74%) Java
5 7 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.03%) ActionScript
6 6 (1.03%) ActionScript 2.0
7 5 (0.86%) C++
8 3 (0.51%) C
9 2 (0.34%) Perl
9 2 (0.34%) Python
10 1 (0.17%) ES6
10 1 (0.17%) Go
10 1 (0.17%) Groovy
10 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 49 (8.40%) Degree
2 26 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 21 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.23%) Master's Degree
4 13 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 13 (2.23%) SAP Certification
5 11 (1.89%) CIMA
6 9 (1.54%) ACCA
7 8 (1.37%) CPIM
8 6 (1.03%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.69%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.51%) CISA
10 3 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.51%) MCITP
10 3 (0.51%) MCSA
10 3 (0.51%) MCSE
10 3 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.03%) SLA
2 35 (6.00%) QA
3 12 (2.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) GCP
4 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.86%) vSphere
3 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.34%) Docker
4 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.51%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.34%) Ansible
3 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.34%) Puppet
4 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.17%) Mesos
4 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 62 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.03%) Oracle
3 23 (3.95%) Ariba
4 18 (3.09%) Remedy
5 15 (2.57%) Sage
6 14 (2.40%) Epicor
6 14 (2.40%) Infor
7 13 (2.23%) Cognos
8 10 (1.72%) JD Edwards
9 8 (1.37%) IBM
9 8 (1.37%) SEEBURGER
10 7 (1.20%) QAD
10 7 (1.20%) Tableau
11 6 (1.03%) Informatica
12 5 (0.86%) HP
12 5 (0.86%) IFS
12 5 (0.86%) Veeam
12 5 (0.86%) VMware
13 4 (0.69%) Citrix
14 3 (0.51%) Pegasus