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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 104 96 124
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +28
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 12 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.65% 1.19% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.77% 2.80% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 5
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
678 678 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.83% 42.59% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 526 576 642
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (83.33%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (83.33%) SAP BW
2 10 (83.33%) SAP
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 5 (41.67%) Cognos
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (41.67%) SAP BI
3 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Publishing
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Marketing
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (41.67%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) BusinessObjects
1 10 (83.33%) SAP BW
2 5 (41.67%) SAP BI
2 5 (41.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (16.67%) Spotfire
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Publishing
1 5 (41.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Applications Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
2 5 (41.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Cognos
2 5 (41.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle