Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 671 634 673
Rank change year-on-year -37 +39 +35
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 582 689 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 1.24% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 375 416 613
UK median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £39,698 £39,000 £38,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 54401 55452 68917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.26% 29.64% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44789 47398 58029
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 -16 554 £57,500 +4.55% 27
UK excluding London -41 393 £52,500 -4.55% 13
South East +100 157 £52,500 +5.00% 1
London +21 147 £65,000 +4.00% 14
North of England +10 119 £50,000 -2.91% 6
North West -31 63 £50,000 - 2
Midlands -52 62 £57,500 - 3
West Midlands +17 53 £58,500 -2.50% 3
Yorkshire +30 50 £45,750 -32.22% 4
East of England -41 41 £55,000 - 2
Wales +18 12 £42,500 +32.81%
East Midlands -47 9 £35,000 -36.36%
North East -1 6 £57,500 -14.81%
Scotland -34 5 £57,500 -15.75%
South West -28 2 £40,000 -8.57% 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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.

1 582 (100.00%) SAP
2 356 (61.17%) Business Intelligence
3 265 (45.53%) BusinessObjects
4 204 (35.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 190 (32.65%) SAP HANA
6 143 (24.57%) Finance
7 140 (24.05%) ABAP
8 118 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 104 (17.87%) SAP BPC
10 85 (14.60%) CRM
11 81 (13.92%) Data Modelling
12 78 (13.40%) Degree
13 73 (12.54%) SAP FI
14 66 (11.34%) NetWeaver
14 66 (11.34%) SAP CO
15 63 (10.82%) ERP
16 60 (10.31%) Security Cleared
17 59 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
18 56 (9.62%) Manufacturing
19 55 (9.45%) SAP FI/CO
20 54 (9.28%) SQL
21 53 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
22 46 (7.90%) Microsoft
23 45 (7.73%) Project Management
24 40 (6.87%) Cognos
24 40 (6.87%) Retail
25 39 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
25 39 (6.70%) SAP S/4HANA
26 38 (6.53%) ITIL
27 37 (6.36%) Analytics

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 66 (11.34%) NetWeaver
2 11 (1.89%) SAS
3 6 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.69%) SAP Portal
5 2 (0.34%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.72%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 104 (17.87%) SAP BPC
2 73 (12.54%) SAP FI
3 66 (11.34%) SAP CO
4 55 (9.45%) SAP FI/CO
5 39 (6.70%) SAP S/4HANA
6 24 (4.12%) SAP CRM
6 24 (4.12%) SAP ERP
7 18 (3.09%) SAP SD
8 16 (2.75%) SAP GRC
9 14 (2.41%) SAP Retail
10 13 (2.23%) SAP MM
11 11 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 9 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
12 9 (1.55%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 9 (1.55%) SAP CAR
12 9 (1.55%) SAP POS DM
13 7 (1.20%) SAP SRM
14 6 (1.03%) SAP Hybris
15 5 (0.86%) SAP HR
16 4 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.69%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.55%) DNS
1 9 (1.55%) Firewall
2 6 (1.03%) FTP
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
3 1 (0.17%) Skype
3 1 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (45.53%) BusinessObjects
2 204 (35.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 190 (32.65%) SAP HANA
4 59 (10.14%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (6.01%) SQL Server
6 34 (5.84%) SAP Data Services
7 33 (5.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 26 (4.47%) QlikView
9 23 (3.95%) Big Data
10 22 (3.78%) Hadoop
11 17 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (2.58%) Lumira
12 15 (2.58%) Relational Database
13 13 (2.23%) Oracle Database
13 13 (2.23%) Power BI
14 12 (2.06%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
15 11 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 10 (1.72%) RDBMS
17 9 (1.55%) MS Access
17 9 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (1.89%) LSMW
2 9 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.17%) NWDS
4 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 143 (24.57%) Finance
2 56 (9.62%) Manufacturing
3 40 (6.87%) Retail
4 29 (4.98%) Legal
5 7 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.03%) Banking
7 5 (0.86%) Local Government
8 4 (0.69%) Back Office
9 3 (0.52%) Billing
10 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.34%) Law
10 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 167 (28.69%) Consultant
2 149 (25.60%) SAP Consultant
3 139 (23.88%) Developer
4 123 (21.13%) SAP Developer
5 97 (16.67%) Analyst
6 85 (14.60%) SAP Analyst
7 59 (10.14%) SAP BW Consultant
8 53 (9.11%) SAP BW Developer
9 50 (8.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 49 (8.42%) SAP BW Analyst
11 47 (8.08%) Architect
11 47 (8.08%) SAP BI Consultant
12 43 (7.39%) SAP Manager
13 38 (6.53%) ABAP Developer
14 35 (6.01%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 35 (6.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 31 (5.33%) SAP Architect
15 31 (5.33%) SAP BI Analyst
15 31 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
16 30 (5.15%) SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.64%) BAPI
2 22 (3.78%) Web Dynpro
3 19 (3.26%) SAP PI
4 18 (3.09%) SAP Basis
5 15 (2.58%) EDI
6 14 (2.41%) .NET
6 14 (2.41%) IDoc
6 14 (2.41%) SAP Fiori
7 13 (2.23%) SAPUI5
8 12 (2.06%) Web Services
9 11 (1.89%) Middleware
10 10 (1.72%) REST
10 10 (1.72%) SAP Smart Forms
10 10 (1.72%) SOAP
11 9 (1.55%) MDX
12 4 (0.69%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.69%) IBM Integration Bus
12 4 (0.69%) Node.js
13 3 (0.52%) SAP XI
14 2 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.09%) Data Structures
3 17 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.58%) Virtual Team
6 11 (1.89%) FMCG
7 9 (1.55%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.20%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.03%) NHS
10 4 (0.69%) DataPower
11 3 (0.52%) CMDB
12 2 (0.34%) Smart Meter
13 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.17%) EPoS
13 1 (0.17%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.26%) Linux
2 17 (2.92%) Unix
3 10 (1.72%) Windows
4 7 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (61.17%) Business Intelligence
2 118 (20.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 85 (14.60%) CRM
4 81 (13.92%) Data Modelling
5 63 (10.82%) ERP
6 45 (7.73%) Project Management
7 39 (6.70%) Performance Tuning
8 38 (6.53%) ITIL
9 37 (6.36%) Analytics
9 37 (6.36%) SAP Security
10 33 (5.67%) ETL
10 33 (5.67%) Logistics
11 27 (4.64%) Change Management
11 27 (4.64%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (4.30%) Coaching
13 24 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (4.12%) OO
13 24 (4.12%) Performance Management
13 24 (4.12%) Procure-to-Pay
14 23 (3.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 140 (24.05%) ABAP
2 54 (9.28%) SQL
3 34 (5.84%) Java
4 16 (2.75%) SAPscript
5 14 (2.41%) C
6 13 (2.23%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.89%) VBA
8 9 (1.55%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.03%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.69%) Python
11 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (13.40%) Degree
2 60 (10.31%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.50%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (1.55%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.52%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.17%) ACCA
9 1 (0.17%) CIMA
9 1 (0.17%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.92%) QA
2 13 (2.23%) SLA
3 12 (2.06%) IFRS
3 12 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.03%) GAAP
5 5 (0.86%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (1.89%) Cronacle
2 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 582 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (7.90%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.87%) Cognos
4 29 (4.98%) Oracle
5 25 (4.30%) Ariba
6 21 (3.61%) hybris
6 21 (3.61%) Tableau
7 13 (2.23%) IBM
8 11 (1.89%) Sybase
9 8 (1.37%) Adobe
10 7 (1.20%) Hyperion
10 7 (1.20%) OpenText
10 7 (1.20%) Sun
11 6 (1.03%) Jedox
12 4 (0.69%) Birst
12 4 (0.69%) Siebel
12 4 (0.69%) SnapLogic
12 4 (0.69%) Teradata
12 4 (0.69%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.52%) VMware