Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP BW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP BW over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 781 684 608
Rank change year-on-year -97 -76 +43
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 346 553 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.32% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 1.04% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 197 358 399
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,750 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.50% -9.09% +15.79%

SAP BW is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 43,474 53,081 52,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.63% 30.60% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35,728 44,063 44,714
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

SAP BW
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP BW as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP BW over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SAP BW in the UK

SAP BW
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP BW within the UK over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
England -75 338 £60,000 +7.62% 31
UK excluding London -57 213 £51,750 +3.50% 22
South East +71 138 £56,600 +7.81% 12
London -23 102 £67,500 +3.85% 9
North of England -45 43 £46,500 -7.00% 3
Yorkshire -16 28 £46,500 -7.00%
Midlands +12 24 £49,000 +3.16% 6
East Midlands +27 15 £49,000 +32.43% 1
North West -18 12 £46,250 +0.54% 3
West Midlands +5 8 £50,000 -14.53% 5
South West +33 4 £42,000 +20.00% 1
North East +8 3 £45,000 -36.84%
Wales +1 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
East of England +7 1 £55,000 +10.00%

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing SAP BW 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 with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 346 (100.00%) SAP
2 169 (48.84%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (39.02%) Analytics
4 115 (33.24%) SAP HANA
5 113 (32.66%) Finance
6 109 (31.50%) Data Modelling
7 105 (30.35%) BusinessObjects
8 99 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
9 94 (27.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 87 (25.14%) ETL
11 82 (23.70%) ERP
12 79 (22.83%) Degree
13 77 (22.25%) Data Management
14 67 (19.36%) Microsoft Azure
15 63 (18.21%) Data Science
16 60 (17.34%) SAP BPC
16 60 (17.34%) Data Integration
17 58 (16.76%) FMCG
18 56 (16.18%) SAP S/4HANA
18 56 (16.18%) Microsoft
19 53 (15.32%) Data Security
19 53 (15.32%) Scrum
20 51 (14.74%) Enterprise Architecture
21 50 (14.45%) ABAP
21 50 (14.45%) Oracle
22 49 (14.16%) Data Engineering
22 49 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
23 45 (13.01%) Project Management
24 43 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
25 41 (11.85%) Lumira

SAP BW
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 16 (4.62%) NetWeaver
2 15 (4.34%) Documentum
3 8 (2.31%) FileNet
3 8 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.16%) SAS
5 2 (0.58%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 60 (17.34%) SAP BPC
2 56 (16.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 33 (9.54%) SAP ERP
4 31 (8.96%) SAP CO
4 31 (8.96%) SAP FI
4 31 (8.96%) SAP FI/CO
5 18 (5.20%) SAP GRC
6 8 (2.31%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (2.31%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 8 (2.31%) SAP Bank Analyzer
6 8 (2.31%) SAP FS
6 8 (2.31%) SAP IS-U
6 8 (2.31%) SAP MDG
6 8 (2.31%) SAP MDM
7 5 (1.45%) SAP GTS
8 4 (1.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.87%) SAP Retail
9 3 (0.87%) SAP SRM
10 2 (0.58%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (19.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.18%) SuccessFactors
3 8 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.73%) SAP Leonardo
5 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.87%) Serverless
6 2 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.58%) Boomi
7 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.16%) Internet
2 3 (0.87%) LAN
2 3 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.29%) DNS
3 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (33.24%) SAP HANA
2 105 (30.35%) BusinessObjects
3 94 (27.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 49 (14.16%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (11.85%) Lumira
6 29 (8.38%) SAP Data Services
7 27 (7.80%) QlikView
8 25 (7.23%) Big Data
8 25 (7.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 12 (3.47%) DB2
10 11 (3.18%) Power BI
10 11 (3.18%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.31%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (2.02%) GIS
13 5 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 4 (1.16%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (1.16%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 113 (32.66%) Finance
2 31 (8.96%) Manufacturing
3 16 (4.62%) General Ledger
4 15 (4.34%) Retail
5 8 (2.31%) Banking
5 8 (2.31%) Legal
6 7 (2.02%) Law
6 7 (2.02%) Marketing
7 5 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.45%) Publishing
8 4 (1.16%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.87%) Billing
10 1 (0.29%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 84 (24.28%) Consultant
2 78 (22.54%) SAP Consultant
3 72 (20.81%) Analyst
4 50 (14.45%) Data Engineer
5 46 (13.29%) SAP Analyst
6 29 (8.38%) SAP Manager
7 28 (8.09%) Developer
8 24 (6.94%) Architect
8 24 (6.94%) Senior Data Engineer
9 22 (6.36%) SAP Architect
9 22 (6.36%) SAP BPC Consultant
9 22 (6.36%) SAP BW Consultant
10 21 (6.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 21 (6.07%) Senior Consultant
10 21 (6.07%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 20 (5.78%) SAP Developer
12 19 (5.49%) Business Analyst
13 16 (4.62%) SAP BW Developer
14 15 (4.34%) SAP BW Analyst
15 13 (3.76%) Analytics Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.78%) SAP Basis
2 19 (5.49%) SAP Fiori
3 16 (4.62%) SAP PI
4 10 (2.89%) .NET
4 10 (2.89%) SAP XI
5 9 (2.60%) Middleware
6 8 (2.31%) J2EE
6 8 (2.31%) JSON
6 8 (2.31%) SOAP
7 7 (2.02%) ASP.NET
7 7 (2.02%) Classic ASP
7 7 (2.02%) CSS
7 7 (2.02%) MDX
7 7 (2.02%) WinForms
7 7 (2.02%) XML
8 4 (1.16%) HTML
8 4 (1.16%) HTML5
8 4 (1.16%) Lambda Expressions
8 4 (1.16%) Web Services
9 1 (0.29%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 58 (16.76%) FMCG
2 33 (9.54%) Data Structures
3 28 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.31%) Reference Data
6 7 (2.02%) CMDB
6 7 (2.02%) Life Science
6 7 (2.02%) Replication
7 6 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.45%) User Experience
9 4 (1.16%) Blog
9 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.87%) Internet of Things
10 3 (0.87%) Social Media
11 2 (0.58%) EPoS
12 1 (0.29%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.18%) Windows
2 10 (2.89%) Linux
3 7 (2.02%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.45%) Unix
5 4 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.87%) AIX
6 3 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (48.84%) Business Intelligence
2 135 (39.02%) Analytics
3 109 (31.50%) Data Modelling
4 99 (28.61%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (25.14%) ETL
6 82 (23.70%) ERP
7 77 (22.25%) Data Management
8 63 (18.21%) Data Science
9 60 (17.34%) Data Integration
10 53 (15.32%) Data Security
10 53 (15.32%) Scrum
11 51 (14.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 49 (14.16%) Data Engineering
13 45 (13.01%) Project Management
14 43 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 34 (9.83%) CRM
16 30 (8.67%) Visualisation
17 29 (8.38%) Waterfall
18 27 (7.80%) Continuous Improvement
19 23 (6.65%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 50 (14.45%) ABAP
2 31 (8.96%) SQL
3 14 (4.05%) Java
4 13 (3.76%) JavaScript
5 9 (2.60%) PL/SQL
6 8 (2.31%) C#
6 8 (2.31%) Python
7 7 (2.02%) C++
7 7 (2.02%) PHP
7 7 (2.02%) VB
7 7 (2.02%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.02%) VB6
7 7 (2.02%) VBScript
8 2 (0.58%) R
8 2 (0.58%) VBA
9 1 (0.29%) Perl
9 1 (0.29%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 79 (22.83%) Degree
2 34 (9.83%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.89%) ACCA
3 10 (2.89%) CCA
4 9 (2.60%) CIMA
5 8 (2.31%) SAP Certification
6 7 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.16%) PMP
9 3 (0.87%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.29%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.91%) QA
2 16 (4.62%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.31%) IFRS
4 6 (1.73%) SLA
5 5 (1.45%) GxP
5 5 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.58%) GDPR
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.02%) Terraform
Vendors
1 346 (100.00%) SAP
2 56 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 50 (14.45%) Oracle
4 27 (7.80%) Tableau
5 16 (4.62%) Workday
6 14 (4.05%) Ariba
6 14 (4.05%) IBM
7 13 (3.76%) Cognos
8 11 (3.18%) webMethods
9 9 (2.60%) Teradata
10 8 (2.31%) Jedox
11 7 (2.02%) Autodesk
11 7 (2.02%) Birst
11 7 (2.02%) OpenText
12 4 (1.16%) Alteryx
12 4 (1.16%) Concur
12 4 (1.16%) hybris
12 4 (1.16%) Informatica
12 4 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (1.16%) ReadSoft