The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 105 111 92
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 2 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.48% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 1.19% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 23
Average salary - £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.47%
Business Objects
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
537 675 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.88% 40.25% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 406 547 673
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Cambridge region.

Business Objects Salary Trend in Cambridge

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects.

1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) QlikView
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) Spotfire
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) ERP
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (37.50%) Competitive Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Statistics
4 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SAS
1 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) QlikView
2 4 (50.00%) Spotfire
3 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (25.00%) Text Mining
4 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Xcelsius
5 1 (12.50%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP BI Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (25.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (12.50%) Life Science
4 1 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (12.50%) Ontologies
4 1 (12.50%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Competitive Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (25.00%) R
2 2 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Ariba
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau