Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Business Information Warehouse (NetWeaver BW)
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 775 631 645
Rank change year-on-year -144 +14 +28
Permanent jobs citing SAP BW 443 627 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 1.20% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 305 377 599
UK median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,000 £40,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.39% +15.00% +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 54,271 52,421 63,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.62% 30.61% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45,214 44,692 54,240
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 -142 414 £58,000 -3.33% 24
UK excluding London -157 237 £47,500 -17.39% 18
London +38 177 £65,000 -3.70% 9
North of England -61 100 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Yorkshire -13 59 £50,000 -1.14%
South East -63 54 £50,000 -23.08% 7
Midlands -40 51 £50,000 -16.67% 3
North West -24 31 £41,500 -24.55% 3
West Midlands -38 30 £60,000 -
East Midlands +11 21 £37,000 -31.16% 3
East of England -32 15 £53,750 +1.42% 1
North East -25 10 £58,000 -22.67%
Wales +15 8 £34,250 - 1
South West -30 4 £35,000 -46.15% 1
Scotland -36 2 £37,500 -16.67% 2

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 443 (100.00%) SAP
2 254 (57.34%) Business Intelligence
3 190 (42.89%) BusinessObjects
4 157 (35.44%) SAP HANA
5 140 (31.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 131 (29.57%) Finance
7 98 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 90 (20.32%) ABAP
9 87 (19.64%) SAP BPC
10 74 (16.70%) CRM
10 74 (16.70%) Analytics
11 72 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
12 64 (14.45%) Data Modelling
13 54 (12.19%) ETL
14 52 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
15 46 (10.38%) Manufacturing
16 44 (9.93%) Retail
17 37 (8.35%) SAP FI
17 37 (8.35%) Oracle
18 36 (8.13%) ERP
18 36 (8.13%) SAP FI/CO
18 36 (8.13%) SAP CO
19 35 (7.90%) SAP CRM
20 34 (7.67%) SAP S/4HANA
21 32 (7.22%) SQL
22 31 (7.00%) NetWeaver
23 29 (6.55%) Degree
23 29 (6.55%) Coaching
24 28 (6.32%) SQL Server
24 28 (6.32%) 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 31 (7.00%) NetWeaver
2 12 (2.71%) SAP Portal
3 3 (0.68%) SAP EP
4 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 87 (19.64%) SAP BPC
2 37 (8.35%) SAP FI
3 36 (8.13%) SAP CO
3 36 (8.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 35 (7.90%) SAP CRM
5 34 (7.67%) SAP S/4HANA
6 14 (3.16%) SAP ERP
7 12 (2.71%) SAP Hybris
8 10 (2.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 9 (2.03%) SAP MM
10 8 (1.81%) SAP Retail
11 6 (1.35%) SAP SRM
12 5 (1.13%) SAP GRC
12 5 (1.13%) SAP R/3
13 4 (0.90%) SAP CAR
13 4 (0.90%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
13 4 (0.90%) SAP MDG
14 3 (0.68%) SAP POS DM
15 2 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
15 2 (0.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.45%) IaaS
2 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.45%) PaaS
2 2 (0.45%) SaaS
2 2 (0.45%) SAP Leonardo
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.13%) DNS
1 5 (1.13%) Firewall
2 3 (0.68%) SMS
3 1 (0.23%) Skype
3 1 (0.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (42.89%) BusinessObjects
2 157 (35.44%) SAP HANA
3 140 (31.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 72 (16.25%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (6.32%) SQL Server
6 21 (4.74%) QlikView
7 16 (3.61%) SAP Data Services
8 15 (3.39%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.16%) Big Data
9 14 (3.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 14 (3.16%) Power BI
10 10 (2.26%) Lumira
10 10 (2.26%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.81%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
11 8 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (1.81%) Spotfire
12 7 (1.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (1.35%) LSMW
1 6 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.23%) NWDS
General
1 131 (29.57%) Finance
2 46 (10.38%) Manufacturing
3 44 (9.93%) Retail
4 20 (4.51%) Legal
5 5 (1.13%) Banking
5 5 (1.13%) General Ledger
6 4 (0.90%) Back Office
7 3 (0.68%) Publishing
8 2 (0.45%) Local Government
8 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (30.93%) Consultant
2 113 (25.51%) SAP Consultant
3 98 (22.12%) Analyst
4 81 (18.28%) Developer
5 71 (16.03%) SAP Developer
6 58 (13.09%) SAP Analyst
7 41 (9.26%) SAP BW Consultant
8 39 (8.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 35 (7.90%) SAP Manager
10 32 (7.22%) SAP BPC Consultant
11 29 (6.55%) Architect
11 29 (6.55%) SAP BW Developer
12 25 (5.64%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 25 (5.64%) SAP Architect
12 25 (5.64%) SAP BI Consultant
12 25 (5.64%) SAP BW Analyst
13 23 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 22 (4.97%) ABAP Developer
15 21 (4.74%) Head of Business Intelligence
15 21 (4.74%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.84%) SAPUI5
2 15 (3.39%) BAPI
3 14 (3.16%) SAP Basis
4 13 (2.93%) EDI
5 12 (2.71%) SAP XI
5 12 (2.71%) Web Dynpro
6 10 (2.26%) SAP Fiori
7 8 (1.81%) IDoc
8 7 (1.58%) REST
8 7 (1.58%) SOAP
9 6 (1.35%) .NET
9 6 (1.35%) MDX
9 6 (1.35%) Middleware
9 6 (1.35%) Web Services
10 4 (0.90%) SAP PI
10 4 (0.90%) SAP Smart Forms
11 2 (0.45%) SAP ALE
12 1 (0.23%) JSON
12 1 (0.23%) SAP CAF
12 1 (0.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.51%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.16%) Data Structures
4 11 (2.48%) FMCG
4 11 (2.48%) PMI
5 10 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.13%) AS400
7 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.90%) Wiki
9 3 (0.68%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.45%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.23%) Life Science
11 1 (0.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.71%) Linux
1 12 (2.71%) Unix
2 3 (0.68%) Windows
2 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (57.34%) Business Intelligence
2 98 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 74 (16.70%) Analytics
3 74 (16.70%) CRM
4 64 (14.45%) Data Modelling
5 54 (12.19%) ETL
6 36 (8.13%) ERP
7 29 (6.55%) Coaching
8 28 (6.32%) ITIL
9 27 (6.09%) Project Management
9 27 (6.09%) SAP Implementation
10 23 (5.19%) Data Architecture
10 23 (5.19%) Problem-Solving
10 23 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 22 (4.97%) Business Development
11 22 (4.97%) Data Integration
12 20 (4.51%) Visualisation
13 18 (4.06%) Change Management
13 18 (4.06%) Risk Management
14 17 (3.84%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (20.32%) ABAP
2 32 (7.22%) SQL
3 20 (4.51%) Java
4 10 (2.26%) T-SQL
5 8 (1.81%) SAPscript
6 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.35%) VBA
7 5 (1.13%) Python
8 4 (0.90%) C
9 3 (0.68%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.45%) Perl
10 2 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (6.55%) Degree
2 18 (4.06%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.16%) CIMA
3 14 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.71%) ACCA
5 11 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (2.48%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.35%) SAP Certification
7 5 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.90%) AAT
9 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.45%) CCA
10 2 (0.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 11 (2.48%) GAAP
2 11 (2.48%) IFRS
3 9 (2.03%) QA
4 8 (1.81%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.90%) COBIT
6 3 (0.68%) SLA
7 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.13%) Cronacle
2 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 443 (100.00%) SAP
2 37 (8.35%) Oracle
3 21 (4.74%) Cognos
4 16 (3.61%) Tableau
5 13 (2.93%) hybris
6 12 (2.71%) Microsoft
7 10 (2.26%) Ariba
7 10 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (2.03%) IBM
9 8 (1.81%) Alteryx
10 4 (0.90%) Adobe
11 3 (0.68%) Netezza
12 2 (0.45%) Informatica
12 2 (0.45%) Sun
12 2 (0.45%) Teradata
13 1 (0.23%) Anaplan
13 1 (0.23%) ESRI
13 1 (0.23%) Hyperion
13 1 (0.23%) Lagan
13 1 (0.23%) Tagetik