Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 795 679 676
Rank change year-on-year -116 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 370 592 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.73% 1.09% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 244 392 462
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.13% +6.82% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £37,550
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 50,765 54,106 59,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.04% 30.70% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41,356 44,927 50,546
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -133 336 £60,000 - 26
UK excluding London -156 173 £50,000 -9.09% 22
London +26 167 £65,000 - 4
South East -71 66 £52,500 -4.55% 12
North of England -24 44 £47,500 -13.64% 5
Midlands -15 37 £56,250 -2.17% 3
East Midlands +15 29 £53,750 +43.33% 1
Yorkshire -8 19 £47,500 -5.00% 2
North West +4 16 £42,625 -22.50% 3
Wales +17 15 - -
North East -19 9 £58,000 -3.33%
West Midlands -7 8 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Scotland -17 5 £37,500 -16.67%
South West +8 4 £41,500 -24.55% 1
East of England -11 2 £52,500 -8.70% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 370 (100.00%) SAP
2 211 (57.03%) Business Intelligence
3 156 (42.16%) BusinessObjects
4 151 (40.81%) SAP HANA
5 133 (35.95%) Finance
6 131 (35.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 90 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 90 (24.32%) ABAP
8 84 (22.70%) Analytics
9 70 (18.92%) SAP BPC
10 56 (15.14%) ERP
11 54 (14.59%) SAP S/4HANA
12 52 (14.05%) Lumira
13 50 (13.51%) CRM
14 47 (12.70%) Data Modelling
14 47 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (12.43%) Oracle
15 46 (12.43%) Manufacturing
16 44 (11.89%) Security Cleared
17 40 (10.81%) SAP FI
17 40 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
18 38 (10.27%) SAP CO
19 37 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
19 37 (10.00%) NetWeaver
20 36 (9.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
20 36 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
21 35 (9.46%) Visualisation
21 35 (9.46%) Tableau
22 32 (8.65%) SAP ERP
22 32 (8.65%) Change Management

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 37 (10.00%) NetWeaver
2 10 (2.70%) SAP Portal
3 4 (1.08%) SAS
4 2 (0.54%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.54%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.27%) CMS
5 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 70 (18.92%) SAP BPC
2 54 (14.59%) SAP S/4HANA
3 40 (10.81%) SAP FI
4 38 (10.27%) SAP CO
5 37 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
6 32 (8.65%) SAP ERP
7 19 (5.14%) SAP MM
8 16 (4.32%) SAP CRM
9 14 (3.78%) SAP MDG
10 11 (2.97%) SAP GRC
10 11 (2.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 8 (2.16%) SAP SRM
12 7 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 6 (1.62%) OpenText VIM for SAP
14 5 (1.35%) SAP Business ByDesign
14 5 (1.35%) SAP SD
15 4 (1.08%) SAP R/3
16 3 (0.81%) SAP HR
17 2 (0.54%) SAP APO
17 2 (0.54%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.43%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.08%) SAP Leonardo
4 3 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.81%) SaaS
5 2 (0.54%) IaaS
5 2 (0.54%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) SMS
2 1 (0.27%) Firewall
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (42.16%) BusinessObjects
2 151 (40.81%) SAP HANA
3 131 (35.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 52 (14.05%) Lumira
5 40 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (9.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 22 (5.95%) QlikView
8 20 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (4.05%) SAP Data Services
9 15 (4.05%) SQL Server
10 13 (3.51%) Big Data
10 13 (3.51%) Oracle BI EE
11 12 (3.24%) Power BI
12 9 (2.43%) DB2
12 9 (2.43%) OLAP
13 7 (1.89%) Spotfire
14 6 (1.62%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (1.62%) Snowflake Schema
15 5 (1.35%) Oracle Database
16 4 (1.08%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) LSMW
1 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 133 (35.95%) Finance
2 46 (12.43%) Manufacturing
3 23 (6.22%) Legal
3 23 (6.22%) Retail
4 12 (3.24%) Banking
5 11 (2.97%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.08%) Billing
6 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.81%) Advertising
7 3 (0.81%) Local Government
7 3 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Automotive
9 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 125 (33.78%) Consultant
2 103 (27.84%) SAP Consultant
3 82 (22.16%) Analyst
4 67 (18.11%) SAP Analyst
5 53 (14.32%) Architect
6 50 (13.51%) SAP BW Consultant
7 49 (13.24%) SAP Architect
8 34 (9.19%) SAP Manager
9 29 (7.84%) Senior Consultant
10 26 (7.03%) Developer
11 23 (6.22%) Business Analyst
12 22 (5.95%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 22 (5.95%) SAP BI Consultant
12 22 (5.95%) SAP Developer
13 21 (5.68%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 19 (5.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
14 19 (5.14%) SAP Business Analyst
15 17 (4.59%) SAP BPC Consultant
16 15 (4.05%) Data Consultant
16 15 (4.05%) SAP BW Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.11%) SAP Basis
2 23 (6.22%) SAP Fiori
3 18 (4.86%) SAPUI5
4 10 (2.70%) SAP XI
5 5 (1.35%) MDX
5 5 (1.35%) SailPoint
6 4 (1.08%) HTML
6 4 (1.08%) HTML5
7 2 (0.54%) .NET
8 1 (0.27%) BAPI
8 1 (0.27%) CGI
8 1 (0.27%) EDI
8 1 (0.27%) LDAP
8 1 (0.27%) Middleware
8 1 (0.27%) REST
8 1 (0.27%) SAP CO-PA
8 1 (0.27%) SAP Smart Forms
8 1 (0.27%) SOAP
8 1 (0.27%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (0.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.24%) Life Science
4 11 (2.97%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.16%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.35%) Replication
7 4 (1.08%) AS400
7 4 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.08%) Wiki
8 3 (0.81%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (0.81%) FMCG
8 3 (0.81%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.54%) Clustering
9 2 (0.54%) HACMP
10 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.27%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.27%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.27%) Social Media
10 1 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.57%) Linux
2 26 (7.03%) Unix
3 21 (5.68%) Windows
4 12 (3.24%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.62%) AIX
6 3 (0.81%) SUSE
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (57.03%) Business Intelligence
2 90 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 84 (22.70%) Analytics
4 56 (15.14%) ERP
5 50 (13.51%) CRM
6 47 (12.70%) Data Modelling
7 36 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (9.46%) Visualisation
9 32 (8.65%) Change Management
10 30 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (7.57%) SAP Security
12 25 (6.76%) Data Architecture
12 25 (6.76%) ETL
12 25 (6.76%) Project Management
13 24 (6.49%) SAP Implementation
14 23 (6.22%) Business Development
15 20 (5.41%) Risk Management
16 18 (4.86%) ITIL
17 17 (4.59%) Data Visualisation
18 14 (3.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 90 (24.32%) ABAP
2 23 (6.22%) SQL
3 21 (5.68%) Java
4 4 (1.08%) C
4 4 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.81%) Python
5 3 (0.81%) R
5 3 (0.81%) VBA
6 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.27%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.27%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 44 (11.89%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.76%) Degree
3 23 (6.22%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.51%) ACCA
5 10 (2.70%) SAP Certification
6 7 (1.89%) CIMA
7 5 (1.35%) CCA
7 5 (1.35%) CISA
7 5 (1.35%) CISSP
8 4 (1.08%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.81%) PMP
10 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.27%) AAT
11 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (2.43%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.43%) SLA
3 6 (1.62%) GDPR
4 5 (1.35%) COBIT
5 2 (0.54%) GxP
5 2 (0.54%) QA
6 1 (0.27%) GAAP
6 1 (0.27%) IFRS
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.08%) Cronacle
2 2 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 370 (100.00%) SAP
2 46 (12.43%) Oracle
3 35 (9.46%) Tableau
4 18 (4.86%) Ariba
5 17 (4.59%) Cognos
6 12 (3.24%) hybris
7 10 (2.70%) IBM
8 9 (2.43%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (1.89%) Alteryx
9 7 (1.89%) Concur
9 7 (1.89%) Informatica
10 6 (1.62%) OpenText
11 5 (1.35%) Microsoft
12 3 (0.81%) Teradata
13 2 (0.54%) Baan
13 2 (0.54%) Netezza
13 2 (0.54%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.54%) Sybase
13 2 (0.54%) Veritas
14 1 (0.27%) TIBCO