Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 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
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 65 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +4 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAP 137 315 357
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.10% 4.08% 3.91%
As % of the Vendors category 8.56% 8.64% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 100 204 230
Median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,950
90th Percentile £76,375 £83,375 £75,188
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,600 3,644 4,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.88% 47.21% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,289 2,918 3,086
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SAP in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for SAP in the West Midlands

SAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing SAP in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 -5 30 £54,500 -13.49% 10
Shropshire +34 21 £135,000 +217.65%
Staffordshire +12 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Solihull +4 12 £54,250 -14.90% 2
Coventry -1 10 £50,000 -13.04%
Herefordshire +25 7 £60,000 +20.00%
Worcestershire +26 5 £60,000 +15.38% 5
Warwickshire +22 5 £32,000 -20.00% 2
Wolverhampton +5 3 - -
SAP
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 32 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 31 (22.63%) SAP S/4HANA
3 27 (19.71%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (18.25%) ABAP
5 23 (16.79%) ERP
6 22 (16.06%) Oracle
6 22 (16.06%) BusinessObjects
7 20 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (13.87%) Project Management
8 19 (13.87%) Power Platform
8 19 (13.87%) Power BI
9 18 (13.14%) Finance
9 18 (13.14%) SAP FI/CO
9 18 (13.14%) SAP FI
9 18 (13.14%) SAP CO
9 18 (13.14%) Visualisation
10 17 (12.41%) Waterfall
10 17 (12.41%) Logistics
11 15 (10.95%) Azure
11 15 (10.95%) Analytics
12 14 (10.22%) DevOps
12 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (10.22%) AWS
12 14 (10.22%) SQL
12 14 (10.22%) Java
12 14 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.76%) Crystal Reports

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 3 (2.19%) NetWeaver
2 2 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.73%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (22.63%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (13.14%) SAP CO
2 18 (13.14%) SAP FI
2 18 (13.14%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (6.57%) SAP SD
4 8 (5.84%) SAP PP
4 8 (5.84%) SAP WM
5 6 (4.38%) SAP PS
6 5 (3.65%) Odoo
7 4 (2.92%) SAP HR
7 4 (2.92%) SAP IS-U
8 3 (2.19%) SAP CRM
9 2 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (1.46%) NetSuite
9 2 (1.46%) SAP PM
9 2 (1.46%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.73%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.73%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.73%) SAP GTS
10 1 (0.73%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.87%) Power Platform
2 15 (10.95%) Azure
3 14 (10.22%) AWS
4 7 (5.11%) Office 365
5 3 (2.19%) Apigee
5 3 (2.19%) SaaS
5 3 (2.19%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.46%) IaaS
6 2 (1.46%) PaaS
7 1 (0.73%) Boomi
7 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.73%) GCP
7 1 (0.73%) Logic Apps
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.65%) FTP
1 5 (3.65%) HTTP
2 2 (1.46%) Internet
3 1 (0.73%) Firewall
3 1 (0.73%) IPv4
3 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.06%) BusinessObjects
2 20 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (13.87%) Power BI
4 13 (9.49%) SQL Server
5 12 (8.76%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (8.76%) SAP HANA
6 11 (8.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (6.57%) OLAP
7 9 (6.57%) OLTP
8 8 (5.84%) SAP BW
9 5 (3.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.65%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.19%) Big Data
11 3 (2.19%) Data Lake
11 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (2.19%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.19%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) ERwin
2 2 (1.46%) JIRA
General
1 18 (13.14%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Back Office
3 9 (6.57%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.11%) Public Sector
5 3 (2.19%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.19%) Billing
5 3 (2.19%) Marketing
6 2 (1.46%) Retail
7 1 (0.73%) Electronics
7 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 53 (38.69%) Consultant
2 49 (35.77%) SAP Consultant
3 25 (18.25%) Developer
4 22 (16.06%) SAP S/4HANA Consultant
5 18 (13.14%) SAP CO Consultant
5 18 (13.14%) SAP FI Consultant
5 18 (13.14%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 14 (10.22%) Analyst
7 11 (8.03%) Architect
7 11 (8.03%) Project Manager
7 11 (8.03%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 7 (5.11%) Crystal Reports Writer
8 7 (5.11%) Report Writer
8 7 (5.11%) SAP Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Data Architect
9 6 (4.38%) EDI Developer
9 6 (4.38%) ERP Manager
9 6 (4.38%) ERP Project Manager
9 6 (4.38%) SAP WM Consultant
10 5 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.76%) SAP Basis
2 10 (7.30%) Apache Flex
2 10 (7.30%) EDI
2 10 (7.30%) XML
3 9 (6.57%) Web Services
4 7 (5.11%) IDoc
4 7 (5.11%) SAP ALE
5 6 (4.38%) EDIFACT
6 5 (3.65%) JSON
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (2.19%) REST
7 3 (2.19%) RESTful
8 2 (1.46%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.46%) React
8 2 (1.46%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.73%) BAPI
9 1 (0.73%) MDX
9 1 (0.73%) Middleware
9 1 (0.73%) SAP Fiori
9 1 (0.73%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.38%) TRADACOMS
3 3 (2.19%) FMCG
3 3 (2.19%) User Experience
3 3 (2.19%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.46%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.46%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.73%) AS400
5 1 (0.73%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.73%) Life Science
5 1 (0.73%) LIMS
5 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.73%) NHS
5 1 (0.73%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.76%) Linux
2 11 (8.03%) AIX
2 11 (8.03%) Unix
3 5 (3.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.36%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.71%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (16.79%) ERP
4 19 (13.87%) Project Management
5 18 (13.14%) Visualisation
6 17 (12.41%) Logistics
6 17 (12.41%) Waterfall
7 15 (10.95%) Analytics
8 14 (10.22%) DevOps
8 14 (10.22%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (8.03%) IT Strategy
9 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2
9 11 (8.03%) RAD
9 11 (8.03%) SAP Implementation
9 11 (8.03%) SDLC
10 10 (7.30%) Data Analysis
10 10 (7.30%) Data Modelling
10 10 (7.30%) Data Visualisation
10 10 (7.30%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.25%) ABAP
2 14 (10.22%) Java
2 14 (10.22%) SQL
3 11 (8.03%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.65%) ActionScript
4 5 (3.65%) ActionScript 2.0
5 2 (1.46%) C
6 1 (0.73%) C#
6 1 (0.73%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.73%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.73%) SAPscript
6 1 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.30%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) PMP
2 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.92%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.73%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) GDPR
2 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.46%) PMO
3 2 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (7.30%) Data Guard
1 10 (7.30%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 32 (23.36%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.06%) Oracle
3 8 (5.84%) IBM
3 8 (5.84%) Infor
4 6 (4.38%) Sage
4 6 (4.38%) SEEBURGER
5 5 (3.65%) Tableau
6 3 (2.19%) Birst
6 3 (2.19%) Google
7 2 (1.46%) Adobe
7 2 (1.46%) hybris
8 1 (0.73%) Cisco
8 1 (0.73%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (0.73%) Cognos
8 1 (0.73%) Dell
8 1 (0.73%) Epicor
8 1 (0.73%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.73%) IFS
8 1 (0.73%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.73%) Sun