Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 56 49
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 -10
Permanent jobs citing SAP 366 451 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.20% 4.59% 4.91%
As % of the Vendors category 9.29% 10.53% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 187 269 357
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,875 £86,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 3,939 4,285 5,459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.19% 43.59% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,875 3,366 4,001
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +4 162 £47,500 -20.83% 31
Coventry -12 38 £60,000 +6.67% 7
Staffordshire -15 27 £42,500 +84.78% 3
Warwickshire +30 22 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Solihull -17 13 £63,500 -25.29% 2
Wolverhampton -2 10 £47,500 +82.69% 1
Dudley -14 10 £34,000 +30.77% 1
Shropshire +20 7 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Worcestershire +13 7 £47,500 +26.67%
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 152 (41.53%) Finance
1 152 (41.53%) Manufacturing
2 100 (27.32%) Retail
3 72 (19.67%) ERP
4 64 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
5 63 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (16.94%) Self-Motivation
7 53 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
8 52 (14.21%) Publishing
8 52 (14.21%) CRM
9 48 (13.11%) Project Management
9 48 (13.11%) SAP S/4HANA
10 46 (12.57%) SQL
11 45 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
12 44 (12.02%) Degree
13 43 (11.75%) Logistics
14 37 (10.11%) SAP APO
15 35 (9.56%) SAP FI
15 35 (9.56%) ITIL
15 35 (9.56%) SAP SCM
15 35 (9.56%) Presales
16 33 (9.02%) SuccessFactors
17 32 (8.74%) SAP HANA
17 32 (8.74%) Analytics
17 32 (8.74%) SAP CO
17 32 (8.74%) Migration
17 32 (8.74%) SAP FI/CO
18 30 (8.20%) Oracle
18 30 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
19 26 (7.10%) Microsoft

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 4 (1.09%) NetWeaver
2 3 (0.82%) OpenEdge
3 2 (0.55%) Confluence
3 2 (0.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.55%) WordPress
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.27%) Liferay
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.27%) SAS
4 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (5.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (5.74%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 48 (13.11%) SAP S/4HANA
2 37 (10.11%) SAP APO
3 35 (9.56%) SAP FI
3 35 (9.56%) SAP SCM
4 32 (8.74%) SAP CO
4 32 (8.74%) SAP FI/CO
5 24 (6.56%) Dynamics AX
6 23 (6.28%) NetSuite
6 23 (6.28%) SAP EWM
6 23 (6.28%) SAP PP
7 21 (5.74%) SAP SD
8 18 (4.92%) SAP Business One
8 18 (4.92%) SAP QM
9 17 (4.64%) SAP HCM
10 16 (4.37%) SAP ERP
11 15 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
12 14 (3.83%) Dynamics NAV
13 13 (3.55%) SAP WM
13 13 (3.55%) Unit4 Business World
14 11 (3.01%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.02%) SuccessFactors
2 18 (4.92%) SaaS
3 12 (3.28%) Dynamics 365
4 11 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.64%) Office 365
7 4 (1.09%) PaaS
8 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.55%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.55%) IaaS
10 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.55%) Firewall
1 2 (0.55%) LAN
1 2 (0.55%) SMS
1 2 (0.55%) WAN
2 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.27%) VoIP
2 1 (0.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.74%) SAP HANA
2 20 (5.46%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (4.37%) SQL Server
4 10 (2.73%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 10 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (2.46%) SAP BW
6 7 (1.91%) QlikView
7 5 (1.37%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.09%) MySQL
8 4 (1.09%) Spotfire
9 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.55%) DB2
10 2 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.55%) Power BI
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.27%) Big Data
11 1 (0.27%) Lumira
11 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (3.55%) LSMW
2 10 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.73%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.09%) eCATT
3 4 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.82%) JIRA
5 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.55%) Selenium
5 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 152 (41.53%) Finance
1 152 (41.53%) Manufacturing
2 100 (27.32%) Retail
3 52 (14.21%) Publishing
4 26 (7.10%) Automotive
5 17 (4.64%) Marketing
6 14 (3.83%) Advertising
7 7 (1.91%) General Ledger
7 7 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.37%) Billing
8 5 (1.37%) Legal
9 4 (1.09%) Local Government
10 3 (0.82%) Electronics
10 3 (0.82%) Games
11 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.55%) Brand Awareness
11 2 (0.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 122 (33.33%) Consultant
2 92 (25.14%) SAP Consultant
3 65 (17.76%) Analyst
4 40 (10.93%) Architect
5 32 (8.74%) Developer
6 30 (8.20%) Business Analyst
6 30 (8.20%) Project Manager
7 28 (7.65%) SAP Analyst
8 27 (7.38%) SAP Architect
9 18 (4.92%) SAP Business Analyst
10 16 (4.37%) SAP CO Consultant
10 16 (4.37%) SAP FI Consultant
10 16 (4.37%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 16 (4.37%) SAP Manager
10 16 (4.37%) SAP Project Manager
11 15 (4.10%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (4.10%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 15 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (3.83%) Principal Consultant
13 13 (3.55%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.55%) IDoc
2 10 (2.73%) EDI
3 9 (2.46%) HTML
4 7 (1.91%) Web Services
4 7 (1.91%) WinForms
5 6 (1.64%) XML
6 5 (1.37%) SAP Fiori
6 5 (1.37%) SOAP
7 4 (1.09%) SAPUI5
8 3 (0.82%) HTML5
8 3 (0.82%) XSLT
9 2 (0.55%) CGI
9 2 (0.55%) EJB
9 2 (0.55%) JDBC
9 2 (0.55%) JSON
9 2 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.55%) SAP ALE
9 2 (0.55%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.55%) Velocity
9 2 (0.55%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 62 (16.94%) Self-Motivation
2 53 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.64%) FMCG
4 14 (3.83%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.09%) LIMS
8 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.55%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.55%) PMI
8 2 (0.55%) Social Media
8 2 (0.55%) User Experience
9 1 (0.27%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.27%) Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.27%) EPoS
9 1 (0.27%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.27%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.10%) Windows
2 5 (1.37%) Unix
3 4 (1.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (0.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (19.67%) ERP
2 64 (17.49%) Problem-Solving
3 63 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (14.21%) CRM
5 48 (13.11%) Project Management
6 45 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
7 43 (11.75%) Logistics
8 35 (9.56%) ITIL
8 35 (9.56%) Presales
9 32 (8.74%) Analytics
9 32 (8.74%) Migration
10 30 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (6.56%) PRINCE2
13 21 (5.74%) Change Management
13 21 (5.74%) Integration Testing
14 20 (5.46%) Data Modelling
15 17 (4.64%) GAP Analysis
15 17 (4.64%) Process Improvement
16 16 (4.37%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 46 (12.57%) SQL
2 22 (6.01%) ABAP
3 15 (4.10%) JavaScript
4 11 (3.01%) C#
5 7 (1.91%) Java
6 5 (1.37%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.55%) X++
8 1 (0.27%) C++
8 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (12.02%) Degree
2 23 (6.28%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.37%) ACCA
5 5 (1.37%) BC Cleared
5 5 (1.37%) CIMA
5 5 (1.37%) Master's Degree
5 5 (1.37%) SAP Certification
6 4 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.82%) AAT
7 3 (0.82%) CPIM
7 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.82%) PMP
8 2 (0.55%) APMP
8 2 (0.55%) CCA
8 2 (0.55%) ISEB
9 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.74%) QA
2 17 (4.64%) SLA
3 3 (0.82%) PMO
4 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.55%) GDPR
4 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (2.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.55%) Firmware
3 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (8.20%) Oracle
2 26 (7.10%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.56%) Infor
4 23 (6.28%) JD Edwards
5 21 (5.74%) Epicor
5 21 (5.74%) Sage
6 9 (2.46%) hybris
6 9 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (2.19%) VMware
8 6 (1.64%) Cognos
9 5 (1.37%) Cisco
9 5 (1.37%) EMC
9 5 (1.37%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.37%) Tableau
10 4 (1.09%) Northgate
10 4 (1.09%) Workday
11 3 (0.82%) Google
11 3 (0.82%) IFS
12 2 (0.55%) Cadence
12 2 (0.55%) NGA Human Resources