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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
Rank 200 149 172
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +23
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 20 54 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 1.01% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.08% 3.48% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 24
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,280 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1856 1550 1700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.34% 28.86% 34.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1373 1482
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SAP BW
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP BW Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SAP BW Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

SAP BW Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SAP BW
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -43 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Coventry -4 5 £50,000 -
Solihull - 2 £29,265 -
Warwickshire - 1 £35,000 -
SAP BW
England

SAP BW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 46 (100.00%) SAP
2 27 (58.70%) ABAP
3 17 (36.96%) CRM
3 17 (36.96%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (32.61%) SAP FI
5 14 (30.43%) Finance
5 14 (30.43%) LSMW
6 13 (28.26%) SAP Smart Forms
6 13 (28.26%) BAPI
6 13 (28.26%) SAP R/3
6 13 (28.26%) SAPscript
7 11 (23.91%) SAP BPC
8 9 (19.57%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (19.57%) Business Objects
9 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (17.39%) SAP BI
10 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
10 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (13.04%) SAP CRM
12 5 (10.87%) SAP SD
12 5 (10.87%) SAP HANA
13 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
13 4 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
13 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
13 4 (8.70%) Data Management
13 4 (8.70%) Degree
13 4 (8.70%) MS Office
13 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
14 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
14 3 (6.52%) ERP

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (4.35%) NetWeaver
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (32.61%) SAP FI
2 13 (28.26%) SAP R/3
3 11 (23.91%) SAP BPC
4 6 (13.04%) SAP CRM
5 5 (10.87%) SAP SD
6 3 (6.52%) SAP GRC
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (4.35%) SAP MM
7 2 (4.35%) SAP HR
8 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (17.39%) SAP BI
3 5 (10.87%) SAP HANA
4 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) LSMW
General
1 14 (30.43%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Local Government
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) SAP Analyst
3 15 (32.61%) Consultant
3 15 (32.61%) SAP Consultant
4 14 (30.43%) Developer
4 14 (30.43%) SAP Developer
5 10 (21.74%) SAP Support
5 10 (21.74%) SAP BW Consultant
6 9 (19.57%) Developer Analyst
7 7 (15.22%) Junior Developer
7 7 (15.22%) ABAP Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Junior
7 7 (15.22%) Junior ABAP Developer
7 7 (15.22%) Junior Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) SAP BW Developer
9 4 (8.70%) SAP Support Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) SAP Manager
9 4 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) SAP Smart Forms
1 13 (28.26%) BAPI
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) EDI
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.17%) Economics
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) CRM
1 17 (36.96%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
2 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.70%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (8.70%) Data Management
3 4 (8.70%) Programme Management
4 3 (6.52%) ERP
4 3 (6.52%) EAM
4 3 (6.52%) WFM
4 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.52%) Business Transformation
4 3 (6.52%) SAP Security
5 2 (4.35%) Analytics
5 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (58.70%) ABAP
2 13 (28.26%) SAPscript
3 2 (4.35%) COBOL
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) SQL
3 2 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) SAP
2 9 (19.57%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft