Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP Data Services (SAP BODS, SAP DS)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1027 1012 1069
Rank change year-on-year -15 +57 +7
Permanent jobs citing SAP Data Services 131 188 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.078% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.26% 0.35% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 102 110 144
UK median annual salary £58,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.48% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,800 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,125 £75,000 £89,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.53%

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 50,765 54,106 59,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.04% 30.70% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41,356 44,927 50,546
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 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP Data Services in the UK

SAP Data Services
Top 11 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 21 August 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 -32 122 £60,000 +14.29% 6
UK excluding London -14 97 £56,000 +6.67% 5
South East -15 43 £50,000 -4.76% 2
London -3 26 £60,000 -7.69% 1
North of England +32 20 £56,000 +28.00% 1
Yorkshire +38 19 £56,000 +28.00% 1
South West +21 16 £62,500 +31.58%
East of England +16 10 £70,000 +27.27% 2
Scotland -14 4 £44,000 -
Wales - 4 - -
North West +13 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 87 (66.41%) SAP
2 77 (58.78%) Oracle
3 70 (53.44%) BusinessObjects
4 69 (52.67%) SQL
5 62 (47.33%) ETL
6 61 (46.56%) SQL Server
7 54 (41.22%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (36.64%) Data Quality
9 47 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (35.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 47 (35.88%) IBM
10 46 (35.11%) Data Modelling
11 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
12 40 (30.53%) Microsoft
13 39 (29.77%) Finance
13 39 (29.77%) Relational Database
14 37 (28.24%) Informatica
15 32 (24.43%) RDBMS
16 31 (23.66%) Trillium
16 31 (23.66%) Quality Management
16 31 (23.66%) Data Management
17 30 (22.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 30 (22.90%) Visualisation
18 29 (22.14%) Migration
19 27 (20.61%) Analytics
20 26 (19.85%) Web Services
21 25 (19.08%) Data Integration
22 24 (18.32%) Data Governance
22 24 (18.32%) XML
23 23 (17.56%) .NET

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 8 (6.11%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (6.11%) MQSeries
2 7 (5.34%) NetWeaver
3 4 (3.05%) SAS
3 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.05%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.53%) Luigi
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.82%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (3.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (16.79%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (10.69%) SAP ERP
3 8 (6.11%) SAP MDG
4 4 (3.05%) SAP BPC
5 2 (1.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.53%) SAP CO
5 2 (1.53%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.53%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.53%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 1 (0.76%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.76%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.11%) Boomi
2 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.05%) PaaS
3 4 (3.05%) SaaS
4 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.29%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.53%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) DNS
1 4 (3.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (53.44%) BusinessObjects
2 61 (46.56%) SQL Server
3 47 (35.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (34.35%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (29.77%) Relational Database
6 32 (24.43%) RDBMS
7 30 (22.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (15.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (13.74%) Oracle Database
9 18 (13.74%) PowerCenter
9 18 (13.74%) QualityStage
9 18 (13.74%) SAP HANA
10 15 (11.45%) SAP BW
11 13 (9.92%) Big Data
11 13 (9.92%) Oracle ODI
11 13 (9.92%) Power BI
12 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (8.40%) Lumira
14 10 (7.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 10 (7.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 18 (13.74%) LSMW
2 13 (9.92%) ERwin
2 13 (9.92%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (29.77%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Retail
3 6 (4.58%) Legal
4 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (26.72%) Developer
2 22 (16.79%) Analyst
3 19 (14.50%) Project Leader
4 15 (11.45%) Consultant
5 13 (9.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (9.92%) Data Analyst
6 12 (9.16%) Architect
6 12 (9.16%) Data Migration Lead
6 12 (9.16%) Data Modeller
6 12 (9.16%) ETL Developer
6 12 (9.16%) SAP Consultant
7 10 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (6.87%) SQL Developer
9 8 (6.11%) SAP Architect
9 8 (6.11%) SAP Data Migration Lead
10 7 (5.34%) Data Consultant
10 7 (5.34%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) SAP Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.82%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.85%) Web Services
2 24 (18.32%) XML
3 23 (17.56%) .NET
4 14 (10.69%) IDoc
5 13 (9.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 11 (8.40%) SAP PI
7 9 (6.87%) BAPI
7 9 (6.87%) MDX
8 8 (6.11%) J2EE
8 8 (6.11%) JMS
8 8 (6.11%) SAP ALE
9 5 (3.82%) REST
9 5 (3.82%) SAP Fiori
9 5 (3.82%) SOAP
10 4 (3.05%) HTML
10 4 (3.05%) HTML5
11 3 (2.29%) XML Messaging
12 2 (1.53%) Django
12 2 (1.53%) Kafka
12 2 (1.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.58%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (3.82%) Replication
6 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.29%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.29%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.53%) Fintech
7 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.58%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) Unix
2 3 (2.29%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) AIX
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (47.33%) ETL
2 54 (41.22%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (35.11%) Data Modelling
5 31 (23.66%) Data Management
5 31 (23.66%) Quality Management
6 30 (22.90%) Visualisation
7 29 (22.14%) Migration
8 27 (20.61%) Analytics
9 25 (19.08%) Data Integration
10 24 (18.32%) Data Governance
11 23 (17.56%) Data Cleansing
11 23 (17.56%) Data Migration
12 22 (16.79%) Waterfall
13 19 (14.50%) CRM
14 18 (13.74%) QMS
14 18 (13.74%) Requirements Analysis
14 18 (13.74%) V-Model
15 17 (12.98%) Data Visualisation
15 17 (12.98%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 69 (52.67%) SQL
2 23 (17.56%) ABAP
3 18 (13.74%) C#
4 15 (11.45%) Java
5 9 (6.87%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.82%) VBA
7 4 (3.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.05%) Python
8 3 (2.29%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.53%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
1 19 (14.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.98%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.34%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.53%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (36.64%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.82%) SLA
3 4 (3.05%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.11%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 87 (66.41%) SAP
2 77 (58.78%) Oracle
3 47 (35.88%) IBM
4 40 (30.53%) Microsoft
5 37 (28.24%) Informatica
6 31 (23.66%) Trillium
7 19 (14.50%) Tableau
8 7 (5.34%) Alteryx
8 7 (5.34%) Capita
8 7 (5.34%) Cognos
9 6 (4.58%) Talend
10 4 (3.05%) Nintex
11 3 (2.29%) Ariba
12 2 (1.53%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.53%) OutlookSoft
12 2 (1.53%) Pegasus
12 2 (1.53%) Sybase
13 1 (0.76%) Teradata