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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 105 93 118
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 6 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.08% 0.053%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 2.90% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 1
Average salary £51,250 £41,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.24% -13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%
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
594 552 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 33.96% 37.37% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 443 434 558
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (73.68%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (73.68%) SAP
3 10 (52.63%) SAP BW
4 9 (47.37%) Degree
4 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (36.84%) Analytics
5 7 (36.84%) Marketing
5 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 7 (36.84%) SAP BI
5 7 (36.84%) CRM
6 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Line Management
7 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
7 5 (26.32%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (26.32%) Publishing
7 5 (26.32%) Service Management
7 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (26.32%) Cognos
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (21.05%) Oracle
8 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
9 3 (15.79%) QlikView
9 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
9 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (10.53%) Project Management
10 2 (10.53%) Internet
10 2 (10.53%) NetWeaver

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) NetWeaver
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (52.63%) SAP BW
3 7 (36.84%) SAP BI
3 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (26.32%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
6 3 (15.79%) QlikView
7 2 (10.53%) SAP HANA
7 2 (10.53%) Xcelsius
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Marketing
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Publishing
4 3 (15.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (10.53%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Applications Manager
2 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Business Objects Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) SAP BI Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Internet of Things
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) Ontologies
3 1 (5.26%) Informatics
3 1 (5.26%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (36.84%) CRM
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) Line Management
3 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.53%) ERP
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) ABAP
1 2 (10.53%) VBA
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) SAP
2 5 (26.32%) Cognos
2 5 (26.32%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Ariba
5 1 (5.26%) Tableau