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

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 799 644 656
Rank change year-on-year -155 +12 -13
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 396 602 746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.75% 1.14% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 277 384 548
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £37,800 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +10.00% +5.26%

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 52,683 52,992 61,077
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.65% 30.81% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 43,210 44,804 51,962
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 June 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 June 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 -147 365 £60,000 +4.35% 27
UK excluding London -139 203 £52,250 -5.00% 18
London +7 162 £65,000 - 10
North of England -49 80 £52,000 -5.45% 4
South East -52 53 £55,000 - 11
Yorkshire -25 47 £50,000 -
Midlands -21 42 £50,000 -16.67% 2
East Midlands +18 29 £50,000 +25.00% 1
North West 0 21 £41,500 -24.55% 4
West Midlands -32 13 £60,000 - 1
North East -23 12 £58,000 -14.07%
East of England -29 10 £45,000 +9.76%
Wales +13 8 £47,500 -
Scotland -36 5 £37,500 -16.67% 1
South West -9 3 - -

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 396 (100.00%) SAP
2 242 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
3 173 (43.69%) BusinessObjects
4 162 (40.91%) SAP HANA
5 143 (36.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 135 (34.09%) Finance
7 93 (23.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 90 (22.73%) Analytics
9 83 (20.96%) ABAP
10 75 (18.94%) SAP BPC
11 63 (15.91%) CRM
12 62 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
13 61 (15.40%) Analytical Skills
14 59 (14.90%) Data Modelling
15 54 (13.64%) ERP
16 42 (10.61%) Oracle
17 40 (10.10%) Manufacturing
18 39 (9.85%) ETL
19 38 (9.60%) SAP S/4HANA
20 37 (9.34%) SAP FI
21 36 (9.09%) Retail
21 36 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
22 34 (8.59%) SAP CO
22 34 (8.59%) SAP FI/CO
23 33 (8.33%) SAP ERP
24 29 (7.32%) Lumira
25 28 (7.07%) Security Cleared
25 28 (7.07%) NetWeaver
26 27 (6.82%) Business Development
26 27 (6.82%) Visualisation

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 28 (7.07%) NetWeaver
2 12 (3.03%) SAP Portal
3 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.25%) SAP EP
Applications
1 17 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 75 (18.94%) SAP BPC
2 38 (9.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 37 (9.34%) SAP FI
4 34 (8.59%) SAP CO
4 34 (8.59%) SAP FI/CO
5 33 (8.33%) SAP ERP
6 25 (6.31%) SAP CRM
7 13 (3.28%) SAP MM
8 10 (2.53%) SAP GRC
9 7 (1.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 7 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 6 (1.52%) SAP Hybris
11 4 (1.01%) SAP R/3
11 4 (1.01%) SAP Retail
11 4 (1.01%) SAP SD
12 3 (0.76%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
13 2 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
13 2 (0.51%) SAP CAR
13 2 (0.51%) SAP MDG
13 2 (0.51%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.76%) SAP Leonardo
1 3 (0.76%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.51%) IaaS
2 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.51%) PaaS
2 2 (0.51%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.26%) SMS
2 3 (0.76%) Firewall
3 2 (0.51%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) Skype
4 1 (0.25%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (43.69%) BusinessObjects
2 162 (40.91%) SAP HANA
3 143 (36.11%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 62 (15.66%) Data Warehouse
5 29 (7.32%) Lumira
6 25 (6.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 25 (6.31%) QlikView
7 22 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 17 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (3.79%) SAP Data Services
10 13 (3.28%) Big Data
10 13 (3.28%) Power BI
11 11 (2.78%) Relational Database
12 10 (2.53%) OLAP
13 9 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
14 7 (1.77%) Spotfire
15 6 (1.52%) Data Mart
16 5 (1.26%) OLAP Cube
16 5 (1.26%) Oracle OLAP
16 5 (1.26%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.51%) LSMW
3 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 135 (34.09%) Finance
2 40 (10.10%) Manufacturing
3 36 (9.09%) Retail
4 26 (6.57%) Legal
5 13 (3.28%) Banking
6 12 (3.03%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.76%) Advertising
7 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.51%) Marketing
8 2 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Back Office
9 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 123 (31.06%) Consultant
2 105 (26.52%) SAP Consultant
3 102 (25.76%) Analyst
4 70 (17.68%) SAP Analyst
5 43 (10.86%) SAP BW Consultant
6 42 (10.61%) Developer
7 36 (9.09%) SAP Developer
7 36 (9.09%) SAP Manager
8 31 (7.83%) Architect
8 31 (7.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 30 (7.58%) Senior Consultant
10 28 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 28 (7.07%) SAP BI Consultant
11 27 (6.82%) SAP Architect
12 26 (6.57%) SAP BPC Consultant
13 22 (5.56%) Senior SAP Consultant
14 19 (4.80%) SAP BW Analyst
14 19 (4.80%) SAP BW Developer
15 18 (4.55%) Business Analyst
15 18 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.30%) SAP Basis
2 19 (4.80%) SAP Fiori
3 12 (3.03%) SAP XI
4 9 (2.27%) SAPUI5
5 7 (1.77%) MDX
6 5 (1.26%) BAPI
6 5 (1.26%) SailPoint
6 5 (1.26%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (1.01%) Middleware
8 3 (0.76%) .NET
8 3 (0.76%) REST
8 3 (0.76%) SOAP
8 3 (0.76%) Web Services
9 2 (0.51%) IDoc
9 2 (0.51%) SAP Smart Forms
10 1 (0.25%) CGI
10 1 (0.25%) EDI
10 1 (0.25%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 61 (15.40%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.79%) Data Structures
4 7 (1.77%) FMCG
4 7 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (1.77%) Life Science
5 6 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (1.26%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.26%) Enterprise Cloud
7 4 (1.01%) AS400
7 4 (1.01%) Wiki
8 3 (0.76%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.25%) EPoS
9 1 (0.25%) PMI
9 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.56%) Linux
2 18 (4.55%) Unix
3 9 (2.27%) Windows
4 5 (1.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.76%) SUSE
6 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 93 (23.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 90 (22.73%) Analytics
4 63 (15.91%) CRM
5 59 (14.90%) Data Modelling
6 54 (13.64%) ERP
7 39 (9.85%) ETL
8 36 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 27 (6.82%) Business Development
9 27 (6.82%) Visualisation
10 26 (6.57%) Project Management
11 24 (6.06%) SAP Implementation
12 23 (5.81%) SAP Security
13 21 (5.30%) Data Architecture
14 20 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (5.05%) Coaching
14 20 (5.05%) Risk Management
15 17 (4.29%) Change Management
15 17 (4.29%) Data Visualisation
16 16 (4.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 83 (20.96%) ABAP
2 24 (6.06%) SQL
3 18 (4.55%) Java
4 6 (1.52%) C
5 5 (1.26%) Python
5 5 (1.26%) VBA
6 4 (1.01%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.76%) R
8 2 (0.51%) Perl
8 2 (0.51%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.30%) Degree
3 19 (4.80%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.03%) ACCA
4 12 (3.03%) CIMA
5 8 (2.02%) SAP Certification
6 5 (1.26%) CISA
6 5 (1.26%) CISSP
7 4 (1.01%) AAT
7 4 (1.01%) CCA
8 3 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (2.27%) COBIT
2 9 (2.27%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.02%) SLA
4 6 (1.52%) GDPR
5 4 (1.01%) QA
6 2 (0.51%) GAAP
6 2 (0.51%) IFRS
6 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.01%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 396 (100.00%) SAP
2 42 (10.61%) Oracle
3 25 (6.31%) Tableau
4 14 (3.54%) Cognos
5 11 (2.78%) hybris
6 9 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
7 8 (2.02%) Microsoft
8 7 (1.77%) Alteryx
9 6 (1.52%) IBM
10 5 (1.26%) Ariba
11 3 (0.76%) Informatica
11 3 (0.76%) Netezza
12 2 (0.51%) Adobe
12 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.51%) Teradata
13 1 (0.25%) CA
13 1 (0.25%) EMC
13 1 (0.25%) HP
13 1 (0.25%) Sybase
13 1 (0.25%) VMware