The table below looks at the statistics for SAP BW skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SAP BW over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 203 204 187
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 46 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.51% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.69% 1.37% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 48
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £46,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,750
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
SAP BW
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2729 2553 2759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.71% 36.86% 37.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2248 2276 2489
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SAP BW across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP BW
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP BW across the North West region.

SAP BW Salary Trend in the North West

SAP BW
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SAP BW across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

SAP BW Salary Histogram in the North West

SAP BW
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 32 £50,000 +1.52% 1
Cheshire -18 7 £50,000 -13.23%
Merseyside +10 4 £36,000 -37.39%
Lancashire - 1 £69,000 -
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP BW also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP BW.

1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 32 (54.24%) SAP FI
3 31 (52.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 31 (52.54%) SAP CO
4 28 (47.46%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (45.76%) ABAP
6 22 (37.29%) Finance
6 22 (37.29%) Degree
7 18 (30.51%) Business Objects
7 18 (30.51%) BusinessObjects
8 15 (25.42%) SAP BI
9 13 (22.03%) BAPI
9 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
10 12 (20.34%) SAP SD
10 12 (20.34%) CRM
11 11 (18.64%) SAP BPC
11 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (18.64%) SAP MM
12 10 (16.95%) SAP HR
12 10 (16.95%) SAP Smart Forms
12 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (16.95%) SAP CRM
12 10 (16.95%) Data Modelling
12 10 (16.95%) OO
12 10 (16.95%) SAP ALE
12 10 (16.95%) SAP SRM
13 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
13 8 (13.56%) Workflow
14 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
14 6 (10.17%) Microsoft

SAP BW
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing SAP BW also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SAP BW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 32 (54.24%) SAP FI
2 31 (52.54%) SAP FI/CO
2 31 (52.54%) SAP CO
3 12 (20.34%) SAP SD
4 11 (18.64%) SAP BPC
4 11 (18.64%) SAP MM
5 10 (16.95%) SAP SRM
5 10 (16.95%) SAP CRM
5 10 (16.95%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
6 1 (1.69%) SAP PP
6 1 (1.69%) SAP SEM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) BusinessObjects
2 15 (25.42%) SAP BI
3 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.78%) SAP HANA
5 3 (5.08%) DB2
5 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.39%) SAP Data Services
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.69%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.69%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.69%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.69%) French Language
4 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Business Manager
2 14 (23.73%) Business Process Manager
2 14 (23.73%) Process Manager
3 13 (22.03%) SAP Manager
3 13 (22.03%) SAP Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Developer
3 13 (22.03%) ABAP Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Support Manager
4 12 (20.34%) SAP Support
5 11 (18.64%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (18.64%) Consultant
6 9 (15.25%) Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) SAP BW Consultant
7 7 (11.86%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) SAP Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) SAP BI Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) SAP BI Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) BAPI
2 10 (16.95%) SAP Smart Forms
2 10 (16.95%) SAP ALE
3 3 (5.08%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.69%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.69%) EDI
4 1 (1.69%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
1 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.08%) FMCG
3 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.69%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.39%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) AIX
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (20.34%) CRM
3 10 (16.95%) OO
3 10 (16.95%) Data Modelling
3 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (13.56%) Workflow
5 5 (8.47%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Programme Management
6 3 (5.08%) Project Management
6 3 (5.08%) ITIL
6 3 (5.08%) Change Management
6 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.08%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (3.39%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.39%) Analytics
7 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.39%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (3.39%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.39%) ERP
7 2 (3.39%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) ABAP
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) C
4 1 (1.69%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Degree
2 13 (22.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) SAP
2 18 (30.51%) Business Objects
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Oracle
5 4 (6.78%) Hyperion
6 3 (5.08%) Teradata
6 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 2 (3.39%) Kalido
7 2 (3.39%) Tableau
8 1 (1.69%) Lotus