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

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 637 655 664
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9 +49
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 617 703 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.14% 1.22% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 408 449 634
UK median annual salary £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.48% -1.82% -4.35%
10th Percentile £41,000 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 54305 57810 69648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.65% 29.81% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44740 49283 58928
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 September 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 September 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 -3 570 £57,500 +5.50% 14
UK excluding London -19 380 £55,000 +10.00% 9
London +34 162 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East +133 147 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North of England -39 116 £55,000 +6.80% 5
Yorkshire +44 63 £50,000 -
Midlands -30 58 £57,500 +9.52%
West Midlands +25 44 £57,500 +4.55%
North West -64 44 £55,000 +10.00% 5
East of England -18 43 £55,000 +4.76% 2
East Midlands -41 14 £37,500 -25.00%
Scotland -4 13 £57,500 -6.50%
North East +11 9 £60,000 -20.00%
Wales +7 7 £50,000 +56.25%
South West -33 1 £45,000 +5.88%

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 617 (100.00%) SAP
2 368 (59.64%) Business Intelligence
3 289 (46.84%) BusinessObjects
4 225 (36.47%) SAP HANA
5 209 (33.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 179 (29.01%) Finance
7 153 (24.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 123 (19.94%) ABAP
9 116 (18.80%) SAP BPC
10 105 (17.02%) CRM
11 88 (14.26%) Data Warehouse
12 80 (12.97%) SAP FI
13 77 (12.48%) Data Modelling
14 73 (11.83%) SAP CO
15 70 (11.35%) ERP
15 70 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
16 68 (11.02%) Analytics
17 66 (10.70%) Degree
17 66 (10.70%) SQL
18 62 (10.05%) SAP FI/CO
19 59 (9.56%) Oracle
20 58 (9.40%) Microsoft
20 58 (9.40%) NetWeaver
21 56 (9.08%) Project Management
22 54 (8.75%) Security Cleared
23 53 (8.59%) SQL Server
24 52 (8.43%) Manufacturing
25 49 (7.94%) ETL
26 46 (7.46%) Java
26 46 (7.46%) ITIL

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 58 (9.40%) NetWeaver
2 20 (3.24%) SAS
3 12 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.81%) CMS
8 4 (0.65%) SAP Portal
9 2 (0.32%) Smallworld
10 1 (0.16%) IIS
10 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.81%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 116 (18.80%) SAP BPC
2 80 (12.97%) SAP FI
3 73 (11.83%) SAP CO
4 62 (10.05%) SAP FI/CO
5 36 (5.83%) SAP S/4HANA
6 35 (5.67%) SAP CRM
7 34 (5.51%) SAP SD
8 31 (5.02%) SAP ERP
9 30 (4.86%) SAP MM
10 24 (3.89%) SAP GRC
11 14 (2.27%) SAP Retail
12 11 (1.78%) SAP CAR
12 11 (1.78%) SAP POS DM
13 10 (1.62%) OpenText VIM for SAP
13 10 (1.62%) SAP Hybris
14 9 (1.46%) Oracle Payables
14 9 (1.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 9 (1.46%) SAP R/3
15 8 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
15 8 (1.30%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.65%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 3 (0.49%) Boomi
4 3 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.13%) FTP
2 6 (0.97%) DNS
2 6 (0.97%) Firewall
3 3 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (46.84%) BusinessObjects
2 225 (36.47%) SAP HANA
3 209 (33.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 88 (14.26%) Data Warehouse
5 53 (8.59%) SQL Server
6 34 (5.51%) Big Data
7 33 (5.35%) QlikView
7 33 (5.35%) SAP Data Services
8 32 (5.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 29 (4.70%) Hadoop
10 25 (4.05%) Relational Database
11 19 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (2.59%) Power BI
13 15 (2.43%) Lumira
14 13 (2.11%) Oracle Database
14 13 (2.11%) SQL Server 2016
14 13 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (1.78%) Data Mining
15 11 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (1.62%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (2.43%) LSMW
2 9 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.49%) MSTest
3 3 (0.49%) SpecFlow
3 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.16%) NWDS
4 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 179 (29.01%) Finance
2 52 (8.43%) Manufacturing
3 37 (6.00%) Retail
4 23 (3.73%) Legal
5 8 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (1.13%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.49%) Banking
7 3 (0.49%) Local Government
8 2 (0.32%) Back Office
8 2 (0.32%) Billing
8 2 (0.32%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.32%) Law
8 2 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 168 (27.23%) Consultant
2 159 (25.77%) SAP Consultant
3 116 (18.80%) Developer
4 99 (16.05%) SAP Developer
5 87 (14.10%) Analyst
6 66 (10.70%) SAP Analyst
7 65 (10.53%) Architect
8 58 (9.40%) SAP BW Consultant
9 54 (8.75%) SAP Manager
10 51 (8.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 49 (7.94%) SAP BI Consultant
12 42 (6.81%) ABAP Developer
12 42 (6.81%) SAP Support
13 38 (6.16%) SAP BW Developer
14 35 (5.67%) SAP Architect
14 35 (5.67%) SAP BPC Consultant
15 34 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Lead
16 33 (5.35%) Solutions Architect
17 28 (4.54%) Project Manager
18 27 (4.38%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.38%) BAPI
2 26 (4.21%) Web Dynpro
3 25 (4.05%) SAP Basis
4 19 (3.08%) SAP PI
5 17 (2.76%) SAP Smart Forms
6 16 (2.59%) .NET
6 16 (2.59%) IDoc
6 16 (2.59%) SOAP
7 15 (2.43%) Middleware
8 12 (1.94%) Web Services
9 11 (1.78%) XML
10 9 (1.46%) JSON
10 9 (1.46%) MDX
10 9 (1.46%) SAP Fiori
11 8 (1.30%) EDI
11 8 (1.30%) REST
11 8 (1.30%) RESTful
12 4 (0.65%) AngularJS
12 4 (0.65%) D3.js
12 4 (0.65%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 20 (3.24%) Data Structures
4 18 (2.92%) FMCG
5 16 (2.59%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.43%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.30%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.13%) Data Centre
10 6 (0.97%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.97%) NHS
11 5 (0.81%) User Experience
12 4 (0.65%) DataPower
12 4 (0.65%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.49%) CMDB
13 3 (0.49%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Cloud
15 1 (0.16%) EPoS
15 1 (0.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.57%) Linux
2 20 (3.24%) Unix
3 8 (1.30%) Windows
4 4 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (59.64%) Business Intelligence
2 153 (24.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 105 (17.02%) CRM
4 77 (12.48%) Data Modelling
5 70 (11.35%) ERP
6 68 (11.02%) Analytics
7 56 (9.08%) Project Management
8 49 (7.94%) ETL
9 46 (7.46%) ITIL
10 40 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
10 40 (6.48%) Data Management
11 38 (6.16%) Migration
12 35 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (5.67%) Change Management
13 31 (5.02%) SAP Implementation
13 31 (5.02%) Visualisation
14 30 (4.86%) Logistics
14 30 (4.86%) SAP Security
15 27 (4.38%) OO
15 27 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 123 (19.94%) ABAP
2 66 (10.70%) SQL
3 46 (7.46%) Java
4 21 (3.40%) SAPscript
4 21 (3.40%) T-SQL
5 16 (2.59%) C
6 14 (2.27%) VBA
7 9 (1.46%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.81%) C#
8 5 (0.81%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.81%) Python
9 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.65%) R
10 3 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (10.70%) Degree
2 54 (8.75%) Security Cleared
3 25 (4.05%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (1.30%) CITP
6 6 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.97%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.81%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.16%) ACCA
8 1 (0.16%) CIMA
8 1 (0.16%) CISA
8 1 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.38%) QA
2 16 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 13 (2.11%) SLA
5 6 (0.97%) IFRS
6 2 (0.32%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (1.78%) Cronacle
2 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 617 (100.00%) SAP
2 59 (9.56%) Oracle
3 58 (9.40%) Microsoft
4 33 (5.35%) Cognos
5 28 (4.54%) hybris
6 21 (3.40%) Tableau
7 18 (2.92%) Ariba
8 15 (2.43%) OpenText
9 14 (2.27%) Adobe
10 11 (1.78%) Birst
10 11 (1.78%) Hyperion
10 11 (1.78%) Sybase
11 10 (1.62%) IBM
12 8 (1.30%) Pega
13 6 (0.97%) Jedox
14 5 (0.81%) SnapLogic
15 4 (0.65%) Siebel
15 4 (0.65%) Teradata
15 4 (0.65%) TIBCO
16 3 (0.49%) VMware