Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 676 608 630
Rank change year-on-year -68 +22 +30
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 554 693 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.04% 1.31% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 359 399 621
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%

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 53,091 52,944 65,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.52% 29.86% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 43,994 45,305 55,441
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 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
England -73 526 £57,500 - 49
UK excluding London -75 347 £50,000 -9.09% 30
London +37 173 £65,000 - 19
North of England -9 129 £50,000 -1.14% 12
South East +61 116 £52,500 -16.00% 9
Yorkshire +44 62 £47,500 -6.08% 10
North West -14 61 £50,000 - 2
Midlands -62 56 £56,750 -5.42% 7
West Midlands -8 47 £58,500 -2.50% 4
East of England -34 28 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Wales +25 12 £34,625 +8.20%
East Midlands -44 9 £37,000 -32.73% 3
North East -10 6 £71,250 -5.00%
Scotland -47 5 £57,500 -15.75%
South West -37 3 £35,000 -44.00% 1

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing SAP BW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SAP BW.

1 554 (100.00%) SAP
2 331 (59.75%) Business Intelligence
3 245 (44.22%) BusinessObjects
4 195 (35.20%) SAP HANA
5 187 (33.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 149 (26.90%) Finance
7 121 (21.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 120 (21.66%) ABAP
9 113 (20.40%) SAP BPC
10 88 (15.88%) Data Modelling
11 78 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
12 75 (13.54%) CRM
13 66 (11.91%) Degree
14 63 (11.37%) SAP FI
15 59 (10.65%) NetWeaver
16 58 (10.47%) SAP CO
17 54 (9.75%) ETL
18 50 (9.03%) Analytics
19 49 (8.84%) Retail
20 48 (8.66%) SAP FI/CO
21 47 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
22 45 (8.12%) SAP S/4HANA
22 45 (8.12%) SQL
23 44 (7.94%) ERP
24 43 (7.76%) Cognos
25 41 (7.40%) SQL Server
25 41 (7.40%) Manufacturing
26 39 (7.04%) Project Management
26 39 (7.04%) ITIL
26 39 (7.04%) Security Cleared

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 59 (10.65%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (0.72%) SAP Portal
4 3 (0.54%) SAP EP
4 3 (0.54%) SAS
5 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.36%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (2.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 113 (20.40%) SAP BPC
2 63 (11.37%) SAP FI
3 58 (10.47%) SAP CO
4 48 (8.66%) SAP FI/CO
5 45 (8.12%) SAP S/4HANA
6 26 (4.69%) SAP CRM
7 19 (3.43%) SAP Retail
8 13 (2.35%) SAP GRC
8 13 (2.35%) SAP Hybris
8 13 (2.35%) SAP MM
9 11 (1.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 11 (1.99%) SAP CAR
9 11 (1.99%) SAP ERP
10 10 (1.81%) SAP POS DM
11 8 (1.44%) SAP SD
12 6 (1.08%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (1.08%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 6 (1.08%) SAP SRM
13 5 (0.90%) SAP MDG
14 4 (0.72%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.54%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.17%) DNS
1 12 (2.17%) Firewall
2 3 (0.54%) FTP
3 2 (0.36%) Skype
3 2 (0.36%) WebEx
4 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (44.22%) BusinessObjects
2 195 (35.20%) SAP HANA
3 187 (33.75%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 78 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (7.40%) SQL Server
6 28 (5.05%) SAP Data Services
7 25 (4.51%) Big Data
7 25 (4.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 20 (3.61%) Power BI
9 19 (3.43%) Relational Database
9 19 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
10 13 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (2.17%) MS Access
11 12 (2.17%) QlikView
11 12 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (1.26%) Lumira
12 7 (1.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (1.44%) LSMW
3 5 (0.90%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.18%) NWDS
5 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 149 (26.90%) Finance
2 49 (8.84%) Retail
3 41 (7.40%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.60%) Legal
5 9 (1.62%) Banking
6 6 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.90%) Local Government
8 4 (0.72%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.54%) Back Office
9 3 (0.54%) Billing
10 2 (0.36%) German Language
10 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (31.77%) Consultant
2 151 (27.26%) SAP Consultant
3 129 (23.29%) Developer
4 113 (20.40%) SAP Developer
5 96 (17.33%) Analyst
6 66 (11.91%) SAP Analyst
7 55 (9.93%) SAP BW Consultant
8 48 (8.66%) SAP BW Developer
9 44 (7.94%) Architect
10 41 (7.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 41 (7.40%) SAP BPC Consultant
10 41 (7.40%) SAP Manager
11 40 (7.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 40 (7.22%) SAP BW Analyst
12 39 (7.04%) SAP BI Consultant
13 36 (6.50%) ABAP Developer
13 36 (6.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 36 (6.50%) SAP Architect
14 28 (5.05%) SAP BI Analyst
14 28 (5.05%) SAP FI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.87%) BAPI
2 24 (4.33%) Web Dynpro
3 19 (3.43%) SAP Fiori
4 18 (3.25%) SAPUI5
5 15 (2.71%) EDI
5 15 (2.71%) Web Services
6 13 (2.35%) .NET
6 13 (2.35%) REST
6 13 (2.35%) SAP PI
6 13 (2.35%) SOAP
7 12 (2.17%) MDX
7 12 (2.17%) SAP Basis
8 10 (1.81%) IDoc
9 6 (1.08%) Middleware
9 6 (1.08%) SAP Smart Forms
10 4 (0.72%) SAP XI
11 2 (0.36%) CGI
11 2 (0.36%) JSON
11 2 (0.36%) SAP ALE
11 2 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (3.79%) Data Structures
3 13 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.81%) PMI
6 9 (1.62%) FMCG
6 9 (1.62%) Virtual Team
7 5 (0.90%) Data Centre
7 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.72%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (0.54%) CMDB
9 3 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.36%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.18%) AS400
11 1 (0.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.71%) Linux
1 15 (2.71%) Unix
2 10 (1.81%) Windows
3 7 (1.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (59.75%) Business Intelligence
2 121 (21.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 88 (15.88%) Data Modelling
4 75 (13.54%) CRM
5 54 (9.75%) ETL
6 50 (9.03%) Analytics
7 44 (7.94%) ERP
8 39 (7.04%) ITIL
8 39 (7.04%) Project Management
9 34 (6.14%) Coaching
9 34 (6.14%) Performance Tuning
10 29 (5.23%) SAP Security
11 28 (5.05%) Data Management
12 24 (4.33%) Data Integration
12 24 (4.33%) OO
12 24 (4.33%) Performance Management
12 24 (4.33%) Procure-to-Pay
13 21 (3.79%) Logistics
13 21 (3.79%) Risk Management
13 21 (3.79%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 120 (21.66%) ABAP
2 45 (8.12%) SQL
3 19 (3.43%) Java
4 16 (2.89%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.35%) VBA
6 12 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 10 (1.81%) SAPscript
8 9 (1.62%) C
9 3 (0.54%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.36%) VB
11 1 (0.18%) Perl
11 1 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 66 (11.91%) Degree
2 39 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 20 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (1.81%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (0.90%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.72%) ACCA
8 4 (0.72%) CIMA
8 4 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.72%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.18%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.07%) IFRS
2 14 (2.53%) QA
2 14 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (2.17%) SLA
4 11 (1.99%) GAAP
5 4 (0.72%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (1.44%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 554 (100.00%) SAP
2 43 (7.76%) Cognos
3 34 (6.14%) Microsoft
4 31 (5.60%) Oracle
5 26 (4.69%) Ariba
6 24 (4.33%) hybris
7 13 (2.35%) Tableau
8 12 (2.17%) IBM
9 8 (1.44%) Hyperion
10 7 (1.26%) Sun
10 7 (1.26%) Sybase
11 6 (1.08%) Adobe
11 6 (1.08%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.08%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.36%) Anaplan
12 2 (0.36%) OpenText
12 2 (0.36%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.36%) Tagetik
13 1 (0.18%) Capita
13 1 (0.18%) Lagan