Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 754 648 657
Rank change year-on-year -106 +9 +10
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 409 602 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% 1.14% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 250 394 434
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £42,450 £41,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £83,875 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 48,563 52,939 56,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.51% 30.45% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39,632 43,557 48,025
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 £76,250
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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -105 381 £60,000 +4.35% 22
UK excluding London -119 218 £50,000 -9.09% 16
London +33 149 £65,000 - 6
South East -27 115 £55,000 +4.76% 12
North of England -55 45 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Midlands -1 33 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Yorkshire -3 27 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East Midlands +7 24 £55,000 +46.67%
Wales +13 15 - -
North West -32 15 £47,500 -13.64% 1
West Midlands -4 9 £55,000 -4.35% 1
South West +7 5 £41,500 -7.78%
Scotland -8 5 £37,500 -34.78%
North East -15 3 £58,000 -3.33%
East of England -24 1 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 409 (100.00%) SAP
2 235 (57.46%) Business Intelligence
3 170 (41.56%) SAP HANA
4 162 (39.61%) BusinessObjects
5 152 (37.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 146 (35.70%) Finance
7 137 (33.50%) Analytics
8 82 (20.05%) ABAP
8 82 (20.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 81 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
10 80 (19.56%) Data Modelling
11 76 (18.58%) ERP
12 71 (17.36%) SAP BPC
12 71 (17.36%) Lumira
13 69 (16.87%) SAP S/4HANA
14 62 (15.16%) Security Cleared
15 58 (14.18%) Degree
16 55 (13.45%) Oracle
17 54 (13.20%) CRM
18 53 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
18 53 (12.96%) Data Management
19 52 (12.71%) ETL
20 51 (12.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
21 50 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
22 47 (11.49%) Tableau
23 46 (11.25%) Manufacturing
24 45 (11.00%) Visualisation
25 43 (10.51%) SAP FI
26 41 (10.02%) Project Management
26 41 (10.02%) SAP CO

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 34 (8.31%) NetWeaver
2 6 (1.47%) Documentum
2 6 (1.47%) FileNet
2 6 (1.47%) SAS
3 4 (0.98%) SAP Portal
4 2 (0.49%) SAP EP
5 1 (0.24%) CMS
5 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 71 (17.36%) SAP BPC
2 69 (16.87%) SAP S/4HANA
3 43 (10.51%) SAP FI
4 41 (10.02%) SAP CO
5 40 (9.78%) SAP FI/CO
6 32 (7.82%) SAP ERP
7 19 (4.65%) SAP GRC
7 19 (4.65%) SAP MM
8 17 (4.16%) SAP MDG
9 10 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 9 (2.20%) SAP CRM
10 9 (2.20%) SAP SRM
11 7 (1.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 7 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (1.47%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 6 (1.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
12 6 (1.47%) SAP Bank Analyzer
12 6 (1.47%) SAP FS
12 6 (1.47%) SAP MDM
13 5 (1.22%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
3 7 (1.71%) SAP Leonardo
4 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) Boomi
5 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.98%) Internet
2 2 (0.49%) Firewall
2 2 (0.49%) SMS
3 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (41.56%) SAP HANA
2 162 (39.61%) BusinessObjects
3 152 (37.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 71 (17.36%) Lumira
5 53 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (12.47%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 30 (7.33%) QlikView
8 28 (6.85%) Big Data
9 26 (6.36%) SAP Data Services
10 21 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
11 15 (3.67%) Power BI
12 14 (3.42%) SQL Server
13 13 (3.18%) Oracle BI EE
14 10 (2.44%) DB2
15 7 (1.71%) Spotfire
16 6 (1.47%) OLAP
17 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database
18 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects XI
18 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 4 (0.98%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 146 (35.70%) Finance
2 46 (11.25%) Manufacturing
3 18 (4.40%) Banking
4 17 (4.16%) General Ledger
4 17 (4.16%) Retail
5 16 (3.91%) Legal
6 6 (1.47%) Billing
6 6 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.98%) Marketing
8 4 (0.98%) Publishing
9 3 (0.73%) Advertising
9 3 (0.73%) Local Government
10 2 (0.49%) Law
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (32.52%) Consultant
2 110 (26.89%) SAP Consultant
3 90 (22.00%) Analyst
4 65 (15.89%) SAP Analyst
5 58 (14.18%) Architect
6 55 (13.45%) SAP Architect
7 52 (12.71%) SAP BW Consultant
8 36 (8.80%) Senior Consultant
9 31 (7.58%) SAP Manager
10 28 (6.85%) Senior SAP Consultant
11 25 (6.11%) Data Engineer
12 24 (5.87%) Business Analyst
13 23 (5.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 22 (5.38%) SAP BI Consultant
14 22 (5.38%) SAP BW Analyst
15 20 (4.89%) Business Intelligence Manager
16 18 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 18 (4.40%) Developer
16 18 (4.40%) SAP BPC Consultant
17 17 (4.16%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (6.85%) SAP Fiori
2 27 (6.60%) SAP Basis
3 17 (4.16%) SAPUI5
4 9 (2.20%) MDX
5 6 (1.47%) HTML
5 6 (1.47%) HTML5
5 6 (1.47%) SAP PI
6 5 (1.22%) SailPoint
6 5 (1.22%) SAP XI
7 3 (0.73%) .NET
7 3 (0.73%) JSON
8 1 (0.24%) EDI
8 1 (0.24%) J2EE
8 1 (0.24%) LDAP
8 1 (0.24%) Middleware
8 1 (0.24%) REST
8 1 (0.24%) SAP Business Workflow
8 1 (0.24%) SAP CO-PA
8 1 (0.24%) SOAP
8 1 (0.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.56%) Data Structures
3 29 (7.09%) FMCG
4 14 (3.42%) Life Science
5 13 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (2.44%) Replication
7 9 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.47%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.98%) Blog
11 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.98%) Social Media
12 3 (0.73%) EPoS
12 3 (0.73%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.73%) User Experience
13 2 (0.49%) Clustering
13 2 (0.49%) HACMP
14 1 (0.24%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.38%) Linux
2 21 (5.13%) Windows
3 20 (4.89%) Unix
4 12 (2.93%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.96%) AIX
6 3 (0.73%) SUSE
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (57.46%) Business Intelligence
2 137 (33.50%) Analytics
3 82 (20.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 81 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (19.56%) Data Modelling
6 76 (18.58%) ERP
7 54 (13.20%) CRM
8 53 (12.96%) Data Management
9 52 (12.71%) ETL
10 45 (11.00%) Visualisation
11 41 (10.02%) Data Integration
11 41 (10.02%) Data Science
11 41 (10.02%) Project Management
12 34 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
12 34 (8.31%) SAP Security
12 34 (8.31%) Scrum
13 31 (7.58%) Change Management
14 29 (7.09%) Data Security
15 27 (6.60%) Waterfall
16 26 (6.36%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 82 (20.05%) ABAP
2 22 (5.38%) SQL
3 12 (2.93%) Java
4 7 (1.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.73%) C
5 3 (0.73%) R
5 3 (0.73%) VBA
6 1 (0.24%) Perl
6 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.24%) Python
6 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (15.16%) Security Cleared
2 58 (14.18%) Degree
3 23 (5.62%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.93%) SAP Certification
5 11 (2.69%) ACCA
6 6 (1.47%) CIMA
7 5 (1.22%) CCA
7 5 (1.22%) CISA
7 5 (1.22%) CISSP
8 4 (0.98%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.98%) PMP
9 3 (0.73%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (2.69%) Data Quality
3 10 (2.44%) SLA
4 8 (1.96%) QA
5 6 (1.47%) GDPR
5 6 (1.47%) IFRS
6 5 (1.22%) COBIT
6 5 (1.22%) GxP
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 409 (100.00%) SAP
2 55 (13.45%) Oracle
3 47 (11.49%) Tableau
4 33 (8.07%) Microsoft
5 20 (4.89%) Ariba
6 16 (3.91%) IBM
7 15 (3.67%) Cognos
8 13 (3.18%) hybris
9 8 (1.96%) Concur
10 7 (1.71%) Alteryx
10 7 (1.71%) Informatica
10 7 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
10 7 (1.71%) Teradata
11 6 (1.47%) OpenText
12 4 (0.98%) Jedox
13 3 (0.73%) Baan
13 3 (0.73%) Workday
14 2 (0.49%) Pegasus
14 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.49%) Veritas