Period
to 15 July 2018

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 15 July 2018 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 59 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 -8
Permanent jobs citing SAP 388 448 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.09% 4.43% 4.81%
As % of the Vendors category 8.69% 10.24% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 238 277 360
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% -

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 4,467 4,375 5,684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.07% 43.27% 45.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,256 3,430 4,251
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

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 15 July 2018.

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 15 July 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
Birmingham +9 173 £62,500 +11.11% 27
Coventry +1 59 £55,000 -4.35% 9
Warwickshire +11 25 £57,500 +32.95% 3
Staffordshire -19 24 £47,500 -24.00% 5
Solihull +10 15 £58,750 +38.24% 4
Dudley -6 9 £34,000 +30.77% 1
Shropshire +25 7 £35,000 -28.21% 3
Worcestershire +15 7 £52,500 +48.94% 3
Wolverhampton -9 7 £55,000 +111.54% 2
Herefordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Tipton - 1 £27,500 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 2018, IT jobs citing SAP 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for SAP.

1 154 (39.69%) Finance
1 154 (39.69%) Manufacturing
2 109 (28.09%) Retail
3 104 (26.80%) ERP
4 101 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
5 96 (24.74%) Self-Motivation
6 73 (18.81%) Analytical Skills
7 70 (18.04%) Publishing
8 67 (17.27%) CRM
9 62 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
10 56 (14.43%) Project Management
11 52 (13.40%) ABAP
11 52 (13.40%) SAP S/4HANA
12 50 (12.89%) Degree
13 48 (12.37%) Oracle
14 46 (11.86%) Microsoft
15 42 (10.82%) SQL
16 39 (10.05%) Migration
16 39 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
16 39 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 38 (9.79%) Presales
18 34 (8.76%) Epicor
19 33 (8.51%) ITIL
19 33 (8.51%) Logistics
19 33 (8.51%) Analytics
19 33 (8.51%) Dynamics AX
19 33 (8.51%) Infor
20 32 (8.25%) Security Cleared
21 31 (7.99%) Integration Testing
21 31 (7.99%) 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 12 (3.09%) NetWeaver
2 5 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (0.77%) OpenEdge
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.52%) Liferay
4 2 (0.52%) SAS
4 2 (0.52%) WordPress
5 1 (0.26%) Apache
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (5.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.80%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (13.40%) SAP S/4HANA
2 33 (8.51%) Dynamics AX
3 31 (7.99%) SAP SCM
4 30 (7.73%) NetSuite
5 28 (7.22%) SAP APO
6 27 (6.96%) Dynamics CRM
6 27 (6.96%) SAP FI
7 25 (6.44%) SAP CO
7 25 (6.44%) SAP ERP
7 25 (6.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 21 (5.41%) SAP SD
9 20 (5.15%) Dynamics NAV
10 17 (4.38%) SAP Business One
10 17 (4.38%) SAP HCM
11 16 (4.12%) SAP QM
12 15 (3.87%) SAP MM
13 13 (3.35%) Unit4 Business World
14 11 (2.84%) SAP Hybris
15 10 (2.58%) SAP EWM
16 7 (1.80%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.19%) SuccessFactors
2 17 (4.38%) SaaS
3 16 (4.12%) Dynamics 365
4 13 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (1.29%) GitHub
7 5 (1.29%) Office 365
8 4 (1.03%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.26%) IaaS
10 1 (0.26%) Panaya
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.55%) SMS
2 2 (0.52%) Firewall
2 2 (0.52%) LAN
2 2 (0.52%) RFID
2 2 (0.52%) WAN
3 1 (0.26%) Skype
3 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.90%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (4.12%) SAP HANA
4 12 (3.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 12 (3.09%) SAP BW
5 10 (2.58%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.03%) Big Data
7 4 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.03%) GIS
8 3 (0.77%) QlikView
8 3 (0.77%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.52%) OLAP
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.26%) DB2
10 1 (0.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (3.61%) LSMW
2 9 (2.32%) eCATT
2 9 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.32%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.26%) Ant
4 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.26%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.26%) Maven
4 1 (0.26%) Selenium
4 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.26%) Subversion
4 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.26%) Zephyr
General
1 154 (39.69%) Finance
1 154 (39.69%) Manufacturing
2 109 (28.09%) Retail
3 70 (18.04%) Publishing
4 23 (5.93%) Automotive
5 17 (4.38%) Marketing
6 16 (4.12%) Advertising
7 10 (2.58%) Billing
8 9 (2.32%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.29%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.52%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.52%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Legal
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 141 (36.34%) Consultant
2 106 (27.32%) SAP Consultant
3 53 (13.66%) Analyst
4 36 (9.28%) Architect
5 31 (7.99%) Developer
6 24 (6.19%) Project Manager
7 23 (5.93%) Business Analyst
7 23 (5.93%) SAP Architect
8 21 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
9 18 (4.64%) SAP Manager
10 17 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.12%) SAP Project Manager
11 16 (4.12%) SAP SCM Consultant
12 15 (3.87%) Logistics Consultant
13 14 (3.61%) SAP Business Analyst
13 14 (3.61%) SAP CO Consultant
13 14 (3.61%) SAP FI Consultant
13 14 (3.61%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 13 (3.35%) Applications Support
14 13 (3.35%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.12%) EDI
1 16 (4.12%) IDoc
2 15 (3.87%) SAP Core Interface
3 13 (3.35%) HTML
3 13 (3.35%) SAPUI5
4 11 (2.84%) Web Services
5 10 (2.58%) SAP PI
6 9 (2.32%) SAP Basis
6 9 (2.32%) XML
7 8 (2.06%) .NET
7 8 (2.06%) XSLT
8 7 (1.80%) BAPI
8 7 (1.80%) SAP Fiori
9 5 (1.29%) RESTful
9 5 (1.29%) SAP ALE
9 5 (1.29%) WCF
9 5 (1.29%) WinForms
10 4 (1.03%) HTML5
10 4 (1.03%) Middleware
10 4 (1.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 96 (24.74%) Self-Motivation
2 73 (18.81%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.09%) FMCG
3 12 (3.09%) Virtual Team
4 9 (2.32%) LIMS
4 9 (2.32%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.06%) Driving Licence
6 6 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.29%) Clustering
7 5 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.29%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.77%) User Experience
9 2 (0.52%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.52%) EPoS
10 1 (0.26%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.26%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.26%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.41%) Windows
2 5 (1.29%) Unix
3 4 (1.03%) Android
3 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.26%) Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (26.80%) ERP
2 101 (26.03%) Problem-Solving
3 67 (17.27%) CRM
4 62 (15.98%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (14.43%) Project Management
6 39 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
6 39 (10.05%) Migration
6 39 (10.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 38 (9.79%) Presales
8 33 (8.51%) Analytics
8 33 (8.51%) ITIL
8 33 (8.51%) Logistics
9 31 (7.99%) Integration Testing
10 25 (6.44%) Data Migration
11 22 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (5.67%) PRINCE2
12 21 (5.41%) Change Management
12 21 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
12 21 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
12 21 (5.41%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (13.40%) ABAP
2 42 (10.82%) SQL
3 23 (5.93%) Java
4 20 (5.15%) C#
5 18 (4.64%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.29%) XPath
7 3 (0.77%) SAPscript
8 2 (0.52%) C++
8 2 (0.52%) RPG
8 2 (0.52%) X++
9 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (12.89%) Degree
2 32 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.90%) SAP Certification
4 9 (2.32%) CPIM
4 9 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.55%) ACCA
5 6 (1.55%) CIMA
6 5 (1.29%) BC Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.52%) AAT
8 2 (0.52%) CCA
8 2 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.52%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) APMP
9 1 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.38%) QA
2 16 (4.12%) SLA
3 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.77%) PMO
4 2 (0.52%) GDPR
4 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) Docker
2 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.52%) Firmware
3 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.26%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 48 (12.37%) Oracle
2 46 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 34 (8.76%) Epicor
4 33 (8.51%) Infor
5 29 (7.47%) Sage
6 27 (6.96%) JD Edwards
7 16 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (3.35%) IFS
9 12 (3.09%) hybris
10 7 (1.80%) Cognos
10 7 (1.80%) IBM
11 6 (1.55%) Ariba
11 6 (1.55%) Google
11 6 (1.55%) Siebel
12 5 (1.29%) Syclo
12 5 (1.29%) Xero
13 4 (1.03%) ServiceNow
13 4 (1.03%) Workday
14 3 (0.77%) CODA
14 3 (0.77%) EMC