Period
to 19 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 678 627 673
Rank change year-on-year -51 +46 +28
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 576 693 760
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 369 419 612
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £39,698 £39,450 £38,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,375
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 53939 55929 68870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.26% 29.65% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44362 47783 57990
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 £77,400 £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 19 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 19 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 -33 549 £57,500 +4.55% 18
UK excluding London -48 389 £52,500 -4.55% 8
South East +111 157 £52,500 +5.00% 1
London +26 145 £65,000 +4.00% 10
North of England -1 117 £50,000 -3.85% 3
Midlands -30 62 £57,500 - 1
North West -26 61 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +26 53 £58,500 -2.50% 1
Yorkshire +46 50 £45,750 -32.22% 2
East of England -26 41 £55,000 - 1
Wales +23 11 £50,000 +56.25%
East Midlands -41 9 £35,000 -36.36%
North East +9 6 £57,500 -14.81%
Scotland -22 5 £57,500 -15.75%
South West -11 1 £45,000 +2.86% 2

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 576 (100.00%) SAP
2 353 (61.28%) Business Intelligence
3 263 (45.66%) BusinessObjects
4 204 (35.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 187 (32.47%) SAP HANA
6 143 (24.83%) Finance
7 136 (23.61%) ABAP
8 117 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 102 (17.71%) SAP BPC
10 82 (14.24%) CRM
11 81 (14.06%) Data Modelling
12 78 (13.54%) Degree
13 73 (12.67%) SAP FI
14 66 (11.46%) NetWeaver
14 66 (11.46%) SAP CO
15 63 (10.94%) ERP
16 60 (10.42%) Security Cleared
17 59 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
18 55 (9.55%) SAP FI/CO
18 55 (9.55%) Manufacturing
19 54 (9.38%) SQL
20 53 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
21 46 (7.99%) Microsoft
22 45 (7.81%) Project Management
23 40 (6.94%) Cognos
24 39 (6.77%) Retail
24 39 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
25 38 (6.60%) ITIL
25 38 (6.60%) SAP S/4HANA
26 37 (6.42%) 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 (11.46%) NetWeaver
2 11 (1.91%) SAS
3 6 (1.04%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (1.04%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.69%) SAP Portal
5 2 (0.35%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.17%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 102 (17.71%) SAP BPC
2 73 (12.67%) SAP FI
3 66 (11.46%) SAP CO
4 55 (9.55%) SAP FI/CO
5 38 (6.60%) SAP S/4HANA
6 24 (4.17%) SAP ERP
7 23 (3.99%) SAP CRM
8 18 (3.13%) SAP SD
9 16 (2.78%) SAP GRC
10 14 (2.43%) SAP Retail
11 13 (2.26%) SAP MM
12 11 (1.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 9 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
13 9 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 9 (1.56%) SAP CAR
13 9 (1.56%) SAP POS DM
14 6 (1.04%) SAP Hybris
14 6 (1.04%) SAP SRM
15 5 (0.87%) SAP HR
16 4 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.69%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.56%) DNS
1 9 (1.56%) Firewall
2 6 (1.04%) FTP
3 1 (0.17%) Internet
3 1 (0.17%) Skype
3 1 (0.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (45.66%) BusinessObjects
2 204 (35.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 187 (32.47%) SAP HANA
4 59 (10.24%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (5.90%) SAP Data Services
5 34 (5.90%) SQL Server
6 33 (5.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 26 (4.51%) QlikView
8 23 (3.99%) Big Data
9 21 (3.65%) Hadoop
10 17 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (2.60%) Lumira
11 15 (2.60%) Relational Database
12 13 (2.26%) Oracle Database
12 13 (2.26%) Power BI
13 12 (2.08%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
14 11 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (1.74%) RDBMS
16 9 (1.56%) MS Access
16 9 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (1.74%) LSMW
2 9 (1.56%) 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 (24.83%) Finance
2 55 (9.55%) Manufacturing
3 39 (6.77%) Retail
4 29 (5.03%) Legal
5 7 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (1.04%) Banking
7 5 (0.87%) Local Government
8 3 (0.52%) Back Office
8 3 (0.52%) Billing
9 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.35%) Law
9 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 166 (28.82%) Consultant
2 148 (25.69%) SAP Consultant
3 136 (23.61%) Developer
4 120 (20.83%) SAP Developer
5 95 (16.49%) Analyst
6 84 (14.58%) SAP Analyst
7 59 (10.24%) SAP BW Consultant
8 53 (9.20%) SAP BW Developer
9 50 (8.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 49 (8.51%) SAP BW Analyst
11 47 (8.16%) Architect
11 47 (8.16%) SAP BI Consultant
12 43 (7.47%) SAP Manager
13 36 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
14 35 (6.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 34 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 31 (5.38%) SAP Architect
16 31 (5.38%) SAP BI Analyst
16 31 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
17 29 (5.03%) SAP BPC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.51%) BAPI
2 22 (3.82%) Web Dynpro
3 19 (3.30%) SAP PI
4 18 (3.13%) SAP Basis
5 14 (2.43%) .NET
5 14 (2.43%) SAP Fiori
6 13 (2.26%) EDI
6 13 (2.26%) IDoc
7 12 (2.08%) Web Services
8 11 (1.91%) Middleware
8 11 (1.91%) SAPUI5
9 10 (1.74%) REST
9 10 (1.74%) SAP Smart Forms
9 10 (1.74%) SOAP
10 9 (1.56%) MDX
11 4 (0.69%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.69%) IBM Integration Bus
11 4 (0.69%) Node.js
12 3 (0.52%) SAP XI
13 2 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 17 (2.95%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 15 (2.60%) Virtual Team
6 11 (1.91%) FMCG
7 9 (1.56%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.22%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.04%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.04%) NHS
10 4 (0.69%) DataPower
11 3 (0.52%) CMDB
12 2 (0.35%) 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 (3.30%) Linux
2 17 (2.95%) Unix
3 10 (1.74%) Windows
4 7 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (61.28%) Business Intelligence
2 117 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 82 (14.24%) CRM
4 81 (14.06%) Data Modelling
5 63 (10.94%) ERP
6 45 (7.81%) Project Management
7 39 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
8 38 (6.60%) ITIL
9 37 (6.42%) Analytics
9 37 (6.42%) SAP Security
10 33 (5.73%) ETL
10 33 (5.73%) Logistics
11 27 (4.69%) Change Management
11 27 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (4.34%) Coaching
13 24 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (4.17%) OO
13 24 (4.17%) Performance Management
13 24 (4.17%) Procure-to-Pay
14 23 (3.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 136 (23.61%) ABAP
2 54 (9.38%) SQL
3 34 (5.90%) Java
4 15 (2.60%) SAPscript
5 14 (2.43%) C
6 13 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 11 (1.91%) VBA
8 9 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.04%) JavaScript
10 4 (0.69%) Python
11 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (13.54%) Degree
2 60 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (1.56%) 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 (2.95%) QA
2 13 (2.26%) SLA
3 12 (2.08%) IFRS
3 12 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.04%) GAAP
5 5 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (1.91%) Cronacle
2 3 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 576 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (7.99%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.94%) Cognos
4 29 (5.03%) Oracle
5 24 (4.17%) Ariba
6 20 (3.47%) hybris
6 20 (3.47%) Tableau
7 13 (2.26%) IBM
8 11 (1.91%) Sybase
9 8 (1.39%) Adobe
10 7 (1.22%) Hyperion
10 7 (1.22%) OpenText
10 7 (1.22%) Sun
11 6 (1.04%) 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