The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 201 174 147
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -27
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 121 152 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.16% 1.35% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 2.93% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 104 132 166
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.47%
Business Objects
London

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

Vendors Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5035 5183 5210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 48.16% 45.88% 47.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4301 4440 4613
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Business Objects
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in the City of London

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in the City of London

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 176 (73.03%) Business Intelligence
2 122 (50.62%) SQL
3 110 (45.64%) Finance
4 94 (39.00%) SQL Server
5 87 (36.10%) Data Warehouse
6 85 (35.27%) BusinessObjects
7 83 (34.44%) SAP
8 77 (31.95%) ETL
9 69 (28.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 60 (24.90%) Oracle
11 59 (24.48%) Analytical Skills
12 56 (23.24%) Microsoft
13 54 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 52 (21.58%) Crystal Reports
15 51 (21.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 45 (18.67%) Analytics
17 43 (17.84%) MS Excel
18 41 (17.01%) SAP BW
19 38 (15.77%) Relational Database
20 35 (14.52%) Banking
21 33 (13.69%) Data Modelling
21 33 (13.69%) Java
21 33 (13.69%) Degree
21 33 (13.69%) QlikView
22 32 (13.28%) Tableau
23 31 (12.86%) BusinessObjects XI
24 30 (12.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
25 29 (12.03%) SAP HANA
25 29 (12.03%) CRM
25 29 (12.03%) Cognos

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 19 (7.88%) SAS
2 17 (7.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.49%) Apache
3 6 (2.49%) CMS
3 6 (2.49%) Drupal
3 6 (2.49%) Apache Solr
4 4 (1.66%) IIS
5 3 (1.24%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.83%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.83%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 43 (17.84%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.15%) MS Office
3 8 (3.32%) SPSS
4 6 (2.49%) LaTeX
5 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.24%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (4.98%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (4.98%) SAP BPC
3 6 (2.49%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (2.49%) SAP CO
4 5 (2.07%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.66%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.41%) Bankmaster
8 1 (0.41%) FLEXCUBE
8 1 (0.41%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.32%) DNS
2 2 (0.83%) VoIP
2 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) DHCP
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (39.00%) SQL Server
2 87 (36.10%) Data Warehouse
3 85 (35.27%) BusinessObjects
4 69 (28.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (21.58%) Crystal Reports
7 51 (21.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (17.01%) SAP BW
9 38 (15.77%) Relational Database
10 33 (13.69%) QlikView
11 31 (12.86%) BusinessObjects XI
12 30 (12.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 29 (12.03%) SAP HANA
14 21 (8.71%) RDBMS
15 20 (8.30%) SAP BI
16 19 (7.88%) OLAP
17 18 (7.47%) Oracle Reports
18 15 (6.22%) OLAP Cube
19 14 (5.81%) SQL Server 2008
19 14 (5.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.49%) JIRA
3 4 (1.66%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.83%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.41%) Toad
General
1 110 (45.64%) Finance
2 35 (14.52%) Banking
3 14 (5.81%) Marketing
4 11 (4.56%) General Ledger
4 11 (4.56%) Front Office
4 11 (4.56%) Back Office
5 10 (4.15%) Retail
6 8 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.32%) Advertising
7 5 (2.07%) Law
8 4 (1.66%) Legal
8 4 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.66%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.83%) French Language
9 2 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.83%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.41%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 70 (29.05%) Consultant
2 62 (25.73%) Analyst
3 54 (22.41%) Developer
4 31 (12.86%) SAP Consultant
5 28 (11.62%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 25 (10.37%) SAP BW Consultant
7 22 (9.13%) Business Analyst
7 22 (9.13%) Business Objects Consultant
8 16 (6.64%) Business Developer
9 14 (5.81%) Team Leader
10 13 (5.39%) Data Analyst
10 13 (5.39%) Senior Consultant
10 13 (5.39%) Architect
10 13 (5.39%) Business Objects Developer
10 13 (5.39%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.39%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
11 11 (4.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (4.15%) Implementation Consultant
13 9 (3.73%) Business Consultant
14 8 (3.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.13%) .NET
2 15 (6.22%) HTML
3 14 (5.81%) XML
4 11 (4.56%) jQuery
4 11 (4.56%) Web Services
5 10 (4.15%) Spring
6 9 (3.73%) SOAP
7 8 (3.32%) JDBC
8 6 (2.49%) Apache CXF
8 6 (2.49%) REST
8 6 (2.49%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.49%) Apache Camel
9 3 (1.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (1.24%) HTML5
9 3 (1.24%) Entity Framework
9 3 (1.24%) XHTML
9 3 (1.24%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.24%) MDX
9 3 (1.24%) WCF
9 3 (1.24%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (24.48%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.71%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (7.05%) Data Integration
4 15 (6.22%) Management Information System
5 14 (5.81%) Mathematics
6 12 (4.98%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.73%) Clustering
8 7 (2.90%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.90%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.49%) User Experience
9 6 (2.49%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.07%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.07%) Credit Risk
11 4 (1.66%) Equities
12 3 (1.24%) Economics
12 3 (1.24%) Derivative
12 3 (1.24%) Statistics
12 3 (1.24%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.24%) Data Extraction
12 3 (1.24%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.88%) Windows
2 12 (4.98%) UNIX
3 11 (4.56%) Linux
4 6 (2.49%) Android
4 6 (2.49%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.24%) HPUX
7 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (73.03%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (31.95%) ETL
3 45 (18.67%) Analytics
4 33 (13.69%) Data Modelling
5 29 (12.03%) CRM
6 26 (10.79%) ERP
7 25 (10.37%) Asset Management
8 21 (8.71%) Business Analysis
9 20 (8.30%) Performance Management
10 18 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (6.22%) Data Management
13 13 (5.39%) Change Management
14 12 (4.98%) E-Commerce
15 11 (4.56%) Project Management
15 11 (4.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (4.15%) Performance Tuning
16 10 (4.15%) Line Management
16 10 (4.15%) Mentoring
17 9 (3.73%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (50.62%) SQL
2 33 (13.69%) Java
3 28 (11.62%) T-SQL
4 21 (8.71%) VBA
4 21 (8.71%) JavaScript
5 19 (7.88%) C#
6 16 (6.64%) VB
7 15 (6.22%) R
8 12 (4.98%) C
9 10 (4.15%) PL/SQL
10 9 (3.73%) ABAP
11 8 (3.32%) PowerShell
11 8 (3.32%) VBScript
12 7 (2.90%) Python
13 6 (2.49%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.49%) Perl
13 6 (2.49%) PHP
14 5 (2.07%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.24%) C++
16 1 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (13.69%) Degree
2 6 (2.49%) ISEB
3 4 (1.66%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.81%) QA
2 6 (2.49%) Basel II
2 6 (2.49%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.66%) SLA
4 3 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.83%) Basel III
6 1 (0.41%) GAAP
System Software
1 4 (1.66%) Active Directory
1 4 (1.66%) HDFS
2 2 (0.83%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (2.07%) Control-M
Vendors
1 83 (34.44%) SAP
2 60 (24.90%) Oracle
3 56 (23.24%) Microsoft
4 32 (13.28%) Tableau
5 29 (12.03%) Cognos
6 21 (8.71%) Informatica
7 20 (8.30%) MicroStrategy
8 14 (5.81%) Sybase
9 12 (4.98%) Vermilion
10 7 (2.90%) Google
11 6 (2.49%) Omniture
11 6 (2.49%) Akamai
11 6 (2.49%) Eloqua
11 6 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (2.49%) Siebel
11 6 (2.49%) Adobe
11 6 (2.49%) SunGard
12 5 (2.07%) IBM
12 5 (2.07%) Teradata
13 4 (1.66%) webMethods
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Pension, 25 days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + Big 4 benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hatstand Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Life Insurance and Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago