Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SAP Data Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP Data Services over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 965 992 1052
Rank change year-on-year +27 +60 -32
Permanent jobs citing SAP Data Services 175 214 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.089%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 148 138 108
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,875 £36,425
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,625 £75,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year - -2.33% +7.50%

SAP Data Services 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 45,807 54,519 55,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.76% 30.35% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37,577 44,926 47,237
UK median annual salary £50,165 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.61% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,200
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

SAP Data Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing SAP Data Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP Data Services.

Salary trend for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP Data Services over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SAP Data Services within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 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 +41 174 £52,500 - 20
London +99 85 £50,000 -14.53% 6
UK excluding London -26 85 £52,500 - 15
South East 0 31 £52,500 - 4
South West +45 26 £52,500 - 5
North of England +8 19 £50,000 +8.70% 4
Yorkshire 0 13 £62,500 +38.89% 2
East of England +5 8 £81,250 +47.73% 1
North West +9 3 £37,750 -24.50%
North East - 3 £52,500 - 2
East Midlands +27 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Midlands +9 1 £45,000 -14.29%

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing SAP Data Services 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 Data Services.

1 142 (81.14%) SAP
2 107 (61.14%) SQL
3 103 (58.86%) ETL
4 91 (52.00%) BusinessObjects
5 71 (40.57%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (37.71%) Data Warehouse
6 66 (37.71%) Finance
7 62 (35.43%) Oracle
8 59 (33.71%) SQL Server
9 47 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (25.14%) Relational Database
11 43 (24.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 41 (23.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 41 (23.43%) .NET
12 41 (23.43%) CRM
13 40 (22.86%) IBM
14 39 (22.29%) Data Modelling
15 38 (21.71%) Analytics
16 35 (20.00%) JavaScript
17 33 (18.86%) Data Management
17 33 (18.86%) Degree
17 33 (18.86%) Tableau
18 31 (17.71%) Data Quality
19 30 (17.14%) Visualisation
19 30 (17.14%) SAP BW
20 29 (16.57%) Python
21 27 (15.43%) PowerShell
22 26 (14.86%) Data Integration
23 25 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
23 25 (14.29%) Informatica

SAP Data Services
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 24 (13.71%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.71%) Documentum
3 9 (5.14%) SAS
4 8 (4.57%) FileNet
5 5 (2.86%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (2.29%) MQSeries
7 3 (1.71%) CMS
8 2 (1.14%) NetWeaver
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.57%) Confluence
9 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (13.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.86%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 25 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (6.86%) SAP BPC
3 11 (6.29%) SAP MDM
4 9 (5.14%) SAP ERP
5 8 (4.57%) Oracle Payables
5 8 (4.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 8 (4.57%) SAP Bank Analyzer
5 8 (4.57%) SAP FS
5 8 (4.57%) SAP S/4HANA
6 7 (4.00%) SAP CO
6 7 (4.00%) SAP FI
6 7 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 6 (3.43%) SAP MDG
8 2 (1.14%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
8 2 (1.14%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.14%) Boomi
3 6 (3.43%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (2.86%) PaaS
4 5 (2.86%) SaaS
5 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.14%) Serverless
6 2 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.71%) DNS
1 3 (1.71%) Firewall
2 2 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (52.00%) BusinessObjects
2 66 (37.71%) Data Warehouse
3 59 (33.71%) SQL Server
4 44 (25.14%) Relational Database
5 43 (24.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (23.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (17.14%) SAP BW
8 23 (13.14%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 20 (11.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 19 (10.86%) RDBMS
10 19 (10.86%) SAP HANA
11 18 (10.29%) Lumira
12 17 (9.71%) Big Data
13 14 (8.00%) Oracle Database
14 13 (7.43%) Power BI
14 13 (7.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (6.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 12 (6.86%) PowerCenter
15 12 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (6.29%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 11 (6.29%) LSMW
2 6 (3.43%) ERwin
2 6 (3.43%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.71%) Toad
5 2 (1.14%) JIRA
5 2 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 66 (37.71%) Finance
2 12 (6.86%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.57%) Banking
3 8 (4.57%) General Ledger
3 8 (4.57%) Marketing
3 8 (4.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.43%) Electronics
4 6 (3.43%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Back Office
5 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (28.57%) Analyst
2 48 (27.43%) Developer
3 24 (13.71%) Architect
4 19 (10.86%) Business Developer
5 18 (10.29%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 18 (10.29%) Systems Analyst
6 15 (8.57%) Applications Support
6 15 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 14 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.86%) Project Leader
9 11 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (6.29%) SharePoint Analyst
10 10 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (5.71%) SAP Architect
10 10 (5.71%) SAP Developer
11 9 (5.14%) Administrator
11 9 (5.14%) Consultant
11 9 (5.14%) Data Analyst
11 9 (5.14%) Integration Architect
12 8 (4.57%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (23.43%) .NET
2 20 (11.43%) XML
3 15 (8.57%) Middleware
3 15 (8.57%) Web Services
4 14 (8.00%) SAP PI
5 8 (4.57%) IDoc
5 8 (4.57%) MDX
6 6 (3.43%) BAPI
6 6 (3.43%) HTML
6 6 (3.43%) HTML5
6 6 (3.43%) J2EE
6 6 (3.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 5 (2.86%) SOAP
8 4 (2.29%) JMS
8 4 (2.29%) SAP ALE
9 3 (1.71%) CSS
9 3 (1.71%) REST
9 3 (1.71%) SAP Fiori
10 2 (1.14%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.14%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (11.43%) Reinsurance
2 11 (6.29%) Reference Data
3 9 (5.14%) Replication
4 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.14%) CMDB
7 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.14%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.14%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.29%) Linux
2 3 (1.71%) Windows
3 2 (1.14%) AIX
3 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.57%) Solaris
4 1 (0.57%) Unix
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (58.86%) ETL
2 71 (40.57%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (26.86%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (23.43%) CRM
5 39 (22.29%) Data Modelling
6 38 (21.71%) Analytics
7 33 (18.86%) Data Management
8 30 (17.14%) Visualisation
9 26 (14.86%) Data Integration
10 24 (13.71%) Migration
11 23 (13.14%) Performance Tuning
12 21 (12.00%) Decision-Making
13 20 (11.43%) Data Migration
14 19 (10.86%) Quality Management
15 18 (10.29%) Thought Leadership
16 17 (9.71%) Data Governance
17 15 (8.57%) Change Control
17 15 (8.57%) ERP
17 15 (8.57%) Waterfall
18 14 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (61.14%) SQL
2 35 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (16.57%) Python
4 27 (15.43%) PowerShell
5 21 (12.00%) Java
6 14 (8.00%) ABAP
6 14 (8.00%) C#
7 12 (6.86%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.86%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.71%) VBA
10 2 (1.14%) C++
10 2 (1.14%) PHP
10 2 (1.14%) VB
10 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.14%) VB6
10 2 (1.14%) VBScript
11 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (18.86%) Degree
2 15 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.00%) Master's Degree
5 4 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.14%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (17.71%) Data Quality
2 11 (6.29%) QA
3 10 (5.71%) IFRS
4 7 (4.00%) SLA
5 5 (2.86%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.14%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 4 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 142 (81.14%) SAP
2 62 (35.43%) Oracle
3 40 (22.86%) IBM
4 33 (18.86%) Tableau
5 25 (14.29%) Informatica
6 21 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (10.29%) Workday
8 17 (9.71%) SnapLogic
9 16 (9.14%) Trillium
10 12 (6.86%) Birst
11 9 (5.14%) Teradata
12 8 (4.57%) MuleSoft
13 7 (4.00%) Cognos
14 6 (3.43%) Adaptive Insights
14 6 (3.43%) Talend
15 4 (2.29%) Dell
15 4 (2.29%) Hyperion
16 3 (1.71%) Nintex
17 2 (1.14%) Google
17 2 (1.14%) webMethods