Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 42 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +32
Permanent jobs citing SAP 612 561 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.23% 5.33% 5.70%
As % of the Vendors category 12.83% 11.52% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 338 372 460
West Midlands median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,625 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £67,500 £71,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%

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 4,771 4,868 4,670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 48.58% 46.21% 44.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3,576 3,632 3,915
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +15 228 £60,000 +4.35% 20
Staffordshire +52 130 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Solihull +34 63 £65,000 +51.16% 2
Coventry -38 48 £48,750 -6.25% 10
Warwickshire +8 28 £45,000 -25.00% 5
Wolverhampton +2 15 £26,000 -32.47%
Worcestershire -11 6 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Shropshire -11 6 £39,625 -5.65% 2
Herefordshire +12 2 £43,000 +3.61%
Wednesbury - 2 £25,250 -
Dudley - 1 £26,000 -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 240 (39.22%) Manufacturing
2 165 (26.96%) Finance
3 160 (26.14%) ABAP
4 147 (24.02%) ERP
5 109 (17.81%) Project Management
6 101 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
7 96 (15.69%) Retail
8 83 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
9 81 (13.24%) Migration
10 77 (12.58%) SAP S/4HANA
11 75 (12.25%) Microsoft
12 72 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 71 (11.60%) Publishing
14 70 (11.44%) Logistics
15 69 (11.27%) Data Migration
16 60 (9.80%) SAP FI
16 60 (9.80%) BusinessObjects
16 60 (9.80%) CRM
16 60 (9.80%) Project Planning
17 59 (9.64%) SAP HANA
17 59 (9.64%) ITIL
17 59 (9.64%) Customer Requirements
18 58 (9.48%) EDI
19 57 (9.31%) SQL
20 56 (9.15%) SAP FI/CO
20 56 (9.15%) SAP CO
21 55 (8.99%) SAP MM
21 55 (8.99%) SAP ERP
22 54 (8.82%) Degree
22 54 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement

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 29 (4.74%) NetWeaver
2 7 (1.14%) IIS
3 4 (0.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.33%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (1.31%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.33%) InVision
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.33%) SPSS
5 1 (0.16%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 77 (12.58%) SAP S/4HANA
2 60 (9.80%) SAP FI
3 56 (9.15%) SAP CO
3 56 (9.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 55 (8.99%) SAP ERP
4 55 (8.99%) SAP MM
5 45 (7.35%) SAP SD
6 28 (4.58%) SAP Business One
7 25 (4.08%) SAP R/3
8 23 (3.76%) SAP SCM
9 22 (3.59%) SAP VC
10 21 (3.43%) NetSuite
11 20 (3.27%) SAP EWM
11 20 (3.27%) SAP PP
12 17 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
12 17 (2.78%) SAP HCM
12 17 (2.78%) SAP IS-U
13 16 (2.61%) SAP BPC
13 16 (2.61%) SAP CRM
14 13 (2.12%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.59%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
3 10 (1.63%) GitHub
4 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.98%) Office 365
6 3 (0.49%) SaaS
7 2 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.33%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.33%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.16%) Fastly
8 1 (0.16%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.98%) FTP
2 5 (0.82%) Skype
2 5 (0.82%) SMS
2 5 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.80%) BusinessObjects
2 59 (9.64%) SAP HANA
3 47 (7.68%) SAP BW
4 37 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (4.25%) SQL Server
6 23 (3.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 22 (3.59%) Crystal Reports
8 21 (3.43%) SAP Data Services
9 18 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (2.12%) BODI
11 9 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.49%) MySQL
14 3 (0.49%) Power BI
15 2 (0.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 2 (0.33%) DataStage
15 2 (0.33%) DTS
15 2 (0.33%) GIS
15 2 (0.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (5.72%) eCATT
1 35 (5.72%) LSMW
2 12 (1.96%) JIRA
3 11 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.33%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.16%) Maven
General
1 240 (39.22%) Manufacturing
2 165 (26.96%) Finance
3 96 (15.69%) Retail
4 71 (11.60%) Publishing
5 37 (6.05%) Billing
6 27 (4.41%) Advertising
7 17 (2.78%) Marketing
8 14 (2.29%) Automotive
9 11 (1.80%) General Ledger
9 11 (1.80%) Legal
10 4 (0.65%) Law
10 4 (0.65%) Local Government
10 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.33%) Banking
12 2 (0.33%) German Language
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 218 (35.62%) Consultant
2 194 (31.70%) SAP Consultant
3 93 (15.20%) Analyst
4 65 (10.62%) SAP Manager
5 62 (10.13%) Developer
6 57 (9.31%) SAP Analyst
7 48 (7.84%) Project Manager
8 47 (7.68%) SAP Support
9 40 (6.54%) Business Analyst
9 40 (6.54%) SAP Developer
10 34 (5.56%) SAP SD Consultant
11 33 (5.39%) SAP Project Manager
12 30 (4.90%) Architect
13 29 (4.74%) Support Analyst
14 27 (4.41%) Logistics Consultant
15 23 (3.76%) SAP Architect
16 22 (3.59%) SAP Logistics Consultant
17 21 (3.43%) Functional Consultant
17 21 (3.43%) SAP Business Analyst
17 21 (3.43%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (9.48%) EDI
2 49 (8.01%) IDoc
3 32 (5.23%) Web Services
4 20 (3.27%) SAPUI5
5 16 (2.61%) SAP PI
6 15 (2.45%) RESTful
6 15 (2.45%) XML
7 13 (2.12%) SAP XI
7 13 (2.12%) SOAP
8 12 (1.96%) Web Dynpro
9 11 (1.80%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.63%) SAP Core Interface
10 10 (1.63%) SAP Fiori
11 8 (1.31%) .NET
11 8 (1.31%) CSS
11 8 (1.31%) HTML
12 7 (1.14%) SAP ALE
13 6 (0.98%) BAPI
13 6 (0.98%) EDIFACT
14 5 (0.82%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 101 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.41%) LIMS
3 22 (3.59%) NHS
4 21 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.96%) TRADACOMS
6 8 (1.31%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.82%) PMI
9 4 (0.65%) Clustering
9 4 (0.65%) FMCG
10 3 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.49%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.33%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.33%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.33%) User Experience
12 1 (0.16%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.16%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.27%) Windows
2 10 (1.63%) VMS
2 10 (1.63%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.47%) Unix
4 2 (0.33%) Android
4 2 (0.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (24.02%) ERP
2 109 (17.81%) Project Management
3 83 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 81 (13.24%) Migration
5 72 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 70 (11.44%) Logistics
7 69 (11.27%) Data Migration
8 60 (9.80%) CRM
8 60 (9.80%) Project Planning
9 59 (9.64%) Customer Requirements
9 59 (9.64%) ITIL
10 54 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 48 (7.84%) PRINCE2
12 47 (7.68%) Demand Management
12 47 (7.68%) Translating Business Requirements
13 45 (7.35%) Change Management
14 44 (7.19%) Integration Testing
15 43 (7.03%) Procure-to-Pay
16 41 (6.70%) Agile Software Development
17 34 (5.56%) Record to Report
Programming Languages
1 160 (26.14%) ABAP
2 57 (9.31%) SQL
3 36 (5.88%) C#
4 21 (3.43%) Java
5 14 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.63%) C++
7 6 (0.98%) ActionScript
7 6 (0.98%) ActionScript 2.0
8 4 (0.65%) C
9 3 (0.49%) Perl
9 3 (0.49%) PHP
9 3 (0.49%) RPG
9 3 (0.49%) SAPscript
10 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.16%) Go
11 1 (0.16%) Groovy
11 1 (0.16%) Python
11 1 (0.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 54 (8.82%) Degree
2 27 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 17 (2.78%) CPIM
4 17 (2.78%) Master's Degree
5 16 (2.61%) CIMA
6 14 (2.29%) ACCA
6 14 (2.29%) SAP Certification
7 10 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.82%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.49%) CISA
11 2 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.16%) CIPD
12 1 (0.16%) ISEB
12 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.54%) QA
2 32 (5.23%) SLA
3 13 (2.12%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.33%) GxP
4 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) GCP
5 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.16%) Ansible
2 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) Puppet
2 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (12.25%) Microsoft
2 54 (8.82%) Oracle
3 36 (5.88%) Epicor
3 36 (5.88%) Infor
4 32 (5.23%) Sage
5 18 (2.94%) IFS
6 15 (2.45%) Ariba
6 15 (2.45%) JD Edwards
7 14 (2.29%) Remedy
8 9 (1.47%) Cognos
9 8 (1.31%) SEEBURGER
10 7 (1.14%) Pegasus
10 7 (1.14%) QAD
11 6 (0.98%) Xero
12 4 (0.65%) hybris
13 3 (0.49%) IBM
14 2 (0.33%) HP
14 2 (0.33%) Informatica
14 2 (0.33%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.33%) Syclo