The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 259 225 218
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1095 1256 1459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.02% 1.24% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 2.61% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 854 1086 1295
Average salary £46,750 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.88% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Business Objects
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
50475 48149 53960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.16% 47.58% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40483 39903 45749
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in England

Business Objects
Salary Trend in England

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in England

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in England

Business Objects
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 535 £50,000 -9.09% 73
South East -59 202 £50,000 +11.11% 26
North West -22 81 £47,500 +5.55% 18
West Midlands -32 73 £40,000 -20.00% 16
Yorkshire -43 66 £40,000 - 18
East of England +1 65 £35,500 -21.11% 14
South West -33 33 £37,500 - 14
East Midlands -9 23 £35,250 +0.71% 2
North East -1 5 £31,000 -19.48% 1
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1278 (56.55%) Business Intelligence
2 1160 (51.33%) SQL
3 862 (38.14%) SQL Server
4 793 (35.09%) Data Warehouse
5 758 (33.54%) Oracle
6 698 (30.88%) BusinessObjects
7 684 (30.27%) ETL
8 674 (29.82%) Finance
9 668 (29.56%) SAP
10 462 (20.44%) QlikView
11 437 (19.34%) Cognos
12 430 (19.03%) Microsoft
13 390 (17.26%) MS Excel
14 385 (17.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 373 (16.50%) Analytics
16 364 (16.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 307 (13.58%) Degree
18 294 (13.01%) Data Modelling
19 292 (12.92%) Crystal Reports
20 263 (11.64%) .NET
21 234 (10.35%) CRM
22 229 (10.13%) Tableau
23 226 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 220 (9.73%) Informatica
25 217 (9.60%) T-SQL
26 209 (9.25%) SAS
27 202 (8.94%) PL/SQL
28 195 (8.63%) Banking
29 189 (8.36%) Oracle Database
30 188 (8.32%) Java

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 209 (9.25%) SAS
2 134 (5.93%) SharePoint
3 48 (2.12%) NetWeaver
4 42 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
5 31 (1.37%) Apache
6 29 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 29 (1.28%) IIS
7 14 (0.62%) CMS
8 13 (0.58%) WebSphere
9 12 (0.53%) GlassFish
10 11 (0.49%) Liferay
11 9 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.35%) TIBCO EMS
12 8 (0.35%) Documentum
12 8 (0.35%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.35%) PowerExchange
12 8 (0.35%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.31%) SAP Portal
14 4 (0.18%) MS Exchange
15 3 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 390 (17.26%) MS Excel
2 146 (6.46%) MS Office
3 51 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 46 (2.04%) SPSS
5 43 (1.90%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.84%) PowerPivot
7 13 (0.58%) FastStats
8 7 (0.31%) LaTeX
9 6 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.18%) MS Project
10 4 (0.18%) Stata
11 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 81 (3.58%) SAP BPC
2 45 (1.99%) Cognos TM1
3 42 (1.86%) Oracle Applications
4 41 (1.81%) SAP ERP
5 35 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 26 (1.15%) SAP FI
7 25 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 25 (1.11%) SAP CO
8 24 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
8 24 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 22 (0.97%) HFM
10 21 (0.93%) Cognos Controller
10 21 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
10 21 (0.93%) Hyperion Planning
11 20 (0.88%) SAP CRM
12 19 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
12 19 (0.84%) Cognos Planning
13 17 (0.75%) Google Analytics
14 16 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
15 15 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.58%) SaaS
4 9 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.18%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.044%) Taleo
6 1 (0.044%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.81%) Internet
2 17 (0.75%) Intranet
3 15 (0.66%) 3G
4 14 (0.62%) Broadband
5 11 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.49%) SAN
6 10 (0.44%) FTP
6 10 (0.44%) LDAP
7 9 (0.40%) LAN
7 9 (0.40%) WAN
7 9 (0.40%) NAS
7 9 (0.40%) AMQP
8 8 (0.35%) LTE
8 8 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.35%) ATM
9 7 (0.31%) HTTP
9 7 (0.31%) DNS
9 7 (0.31%) 4G
10 6 (0.27%) WAAS
10 6 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 862 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 793 (35.09%) Data Warehouse
3 698 (30.88%) BusinessObjects
4 462 (20.44%) QlikView
5 385 (17.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 364 (16.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 292 (12.92%) Crystal Reports
8 226 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 189 (8.36%) Oracle Database
10 172 (7.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 172 (7.61%) BusinessObjects XI
11 171 (7.57%) Relational Database
12 163 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
13 161 (7.12%) SAP BW
14 139 (6.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 138 (6.11%) Oracle BI EE
16 132 (5.84%) SAP Data Services
17 120 (5.31%) Oracle Database 11g
18 115 (5.09%) Big Data
19 112 (4.96%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 59 (2.61%) Toad
2 54 (2.39%) Visual Studio
3 30 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 29 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (1.11%) LSMW
6 24 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 23 (1.02%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
9 11 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (0.44%) ERwin
10 10 (0.44%) Subversion
11 9 (0.40%) Hudson
12 8 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (0.35%) ClearCase
13 7 (0.31%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.27%) JIRA
15 5 (0.22%) ProC
16 4 (0.18%) Cucumber
16 4 (0.18%) Selenium
17 3 (0.13%) Eclipse
General
1 674 (29.82%) Finance
2 195 (8.63%) Banking
3 184 (8.14%) Marketing
4 131 (5.80%) Retail
5 103 (4.56%) Investment Banking
6 90 (3.98%) Telecoms
7 78 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 47 (2.08%) Advertising
9 46 (2.04%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.64%) Publishing
11 36 (1.59%) Games
12 33 (1.46%) Front Office
13 27 (1.19%) French Language
14 24 (1.06%) Legal
15 21 (0.93%) Spanish Language
16 18 (0.80%) German Language
17 17 (0.75%) Billing
17 17 (0.75%) Back Office
18 16 (0.71%) Financial Institution
19 15 (0.66%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 704 (31.15%) Developer
2 627 (27.74%) Analyst
3 390 (17.26%) Consultant
4 201 (8.89%) Business Developer
5 198 (8.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 192 (8.50%) Business Analyst
7 152 (6.73%) Architect
8 142 (6.28%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 131 (5.80%) SAP Consultant
10 127 (5.62%) SQL Developer
11 126 (5.58%) Business Consultant
12 120 (5.31%) Business Objects Developer
13 116 (5.13%) Data Analyst
14 115 (5.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 86 (3.81%) MI Analyst
16 83 (3.67%) Support Analyst
17 80 (3.54%) Applications Support
18 57 (2.52%) Team Leader
19 56 (2.48%) Senior Analyst
20 55 (2.43%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (11.64%) .NET
2 149 (6.59%) XML
3 91 (4.03%) HTML
4 84 (3.72%) Web Services
5 70 (3.10%) ASP.NET
6 53 (2.35%) SAP XI
7 42 (1.86%) Middleware
8 37 (1.64%) MDX
9 29 (1.28%) CSS
10 27 (1.19%) EDI
11 25 (1.11%) J2EE
12 21 (0.93%) XSLT
13 17 (0.75%) JSON
13 17 (0.75%) jQuery
14 16 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (0.58%) JAX-WS
15 13 (0.58%) JSF
15 13 (0.58%) JSP
15 13 (0.58%) EJB
15 13 (0.58%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 140 (6.19%) Management Information System
2 122 (5.40%) Computer Science
3 96 (4.25%) Visualisation
4 81 (3.58%) Data Integration
5 61 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
6 47 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 35 (1.55%) Mathematics
8 33 (1.46%) Statistics
9 27 (1.19%) Credit Risk
10 25 (1.11%) Blog
11 24 (1.06%) Data Conversion
12 20 (0.88%) FMCG
13 19 (0.84%) Kindle
14 17 (0.75%) Social Media
15 16 (0.71%) Reference Data
15 16 (0.71%) PMI
16 14 (0.62%) Clustering
16 14 (0.62%) Digital Media
17 13 (0.58%) Data Extraction
17 13 (0.58%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 161 (7.12%) UNIX
2 142 (6.28%) Windows
3 76 (3.36%) Linux
4 41 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (0.97%) Solaris
7 9 (0.40%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.35%) HPUX
9 5 (0.22%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.18%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.088%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.044%) zOS
12 1 (0.044%) AIX
12 1 (0.044%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1278 (56.55%) Business Intelligence
2 684 (30.27%) ETL
3 373 (16.50%) Analytics
4 294 (13.01%) Data Modelling
5 234 (10.35%) CRM
6 178 (7.88%) Data Analysis
7 175 (7.74%) Project Management
8 172 (7.61%) Migration
9 169 (7.48%) Data Management
10 165 (7.30%) ERP
11 158 (6.99%) Agile Software Development
12 121 (5.35%) Performance Tuning
13 117 (5.18%) Data Migration
14 102 (4.51%) ITIL
15 100 (4.42%) Dimensional Modelling
16 93 (4.12%) Business Analysis
17 92 (4.07%) Information Management
18 90 (3.98%) Data Governance
19 89 (3.94%) Data Architecture
19 89 (3.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1160 (51.33%) SQL
2 217 (9.60%) T-SQL
3 202 (8.94%) PL/SQL
4 188 (8.32%) Java
5 128 (5.66%) VB
6 119 (5.27%) C#
7 112 (4.96%) JavaScript
8 64 (2.83%) ABAP
9 63 (2.79%) C++
10 58 (2.57%) VBA
11 54 (2.39%) VB.NET
12 46 (2.04%) C
13 45 (1.99%) PHP
14 44 (1.95%) R
15 42 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 23 (1.02%) Perl
17 22 (0.97%) PowerShell
18 20 (0.88%) VB6
18 20 (0.88%) Python
19 13 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 307 (13.58%) Degree
2 36 (1.59%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.11%) ACCA
4 24 (1.06%) CIMA
5 22 (0.97%) PMI Certification
6 19 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.66%) MBA
8 14 (0.62%) ISEB
9 11 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.44%) MCITP
11 9 (0.40%) MCDBA
11 9 (0.40%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.31%) MCAD
13 7 (0.31%) MCSD
14 6 (0.27%) SAS Certification
14 6 (0.27%) PMP
15 5 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
15 5 (0.22%) SAP Certification
16 4 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (6.24%) QA
2 53 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.37%) SLA
4 30 (1.33%) ISO 9001
5 14 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.44%) COBIT
7 7 (0.31%) Solvency II
8 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.18%) Basel II
10 3 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.044%) ISO 9000
11 1 (0.044%) GAAP
11 1 (0.044%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.40%) HDFS
4 8 (0.35%) vCloud
5 7 (0.31%) vSphere
6 4 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.044%) NFS
8 1 (0.044%) XenApp
8 1 (0.044%) Xen
8 1 (0.044%) RACF
8 1 (0.044%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (0.53%) OpenSSO
2 11 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (0.44%) Control-M
4 7 (0.31%) Netcool
5 4 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.088%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.088%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.088%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.044%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.044%) AppManager
8 1 (0.044%) OpenView
8 1 (0.044%) WSUS
8 1 (0.044%) SCCM
8 1 (0.044%) SCOM
8 1 (0.044%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.044%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.044%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 758 (33.54%) Oracle
2 668 (29.56%) SAP
3 437 (19.34%) Cognos
4 430 (19.03%) Microsoft
5 229 (10.13%) Tableau
6 220 (9.73%) Informatica
7 155 (6.86%) MicroStrategy
8 94 (4.16%) Teradata
9 89 (3.94%) Sybase
10 85 (3.76%) IBM
11 80 (3.54%) Hyperion
12 38 (1.68%) HP
13 36 (1.59%) Google
14 32 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
15 30 (1.33%) Ab Initio
15 30 (1.33%) Siebel
15 30 (1.33%) Talend
16 28 (1.24%) PeopleSoft
17 27 (1.19%) Northgate
18 22 (0.97%) VMware
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