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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 267 242 238
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -4
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1118 1156 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.05% 1.18% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.21% 2.47% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1001 1177
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
50578 46711 52772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.39% 47.49% 48.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40548 38758 44613
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 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -1 521 £50,000 -9.09% 74
South East -48 191 £56,250 +18.42% 22
North West -10 100 £45,000 - 23
Yorkshire -9 83 £39,500 -4.24% 15
West Midlands -41 73 £42,000 -16.00% 14
East of England -11 70 £36,000 -15.29% 10
South West -12 41 £38,250 +2.00% 21
East Midlands -13 23 £42,500 +25.73% 3
North East -4 4 £27,250 -29.22% 4
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 1288 (56.15%) Business Intelligence
2 1184 (51.61%) SQL
3 891 (38.84%) SQL Server
4 803 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
5 768 (33.48%) Oracle
6 713 (31.08%) Finance
7 705 (30.73%) ETL
8 704 (30.69%) BusinessObjects
9 683 (29.77%) SAP
10 450 (19.62%) QlikView
11 434 (18.92%) Cognos
12 410 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
13 407 (17.74%) Microsoft
14 405 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 388 (16.91%) Analytics
16 385 (16.78%) MS Excel
17 377 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 315 (13.73%) Degree
19 297 (12.95%) Data Modelling
20 296 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
21 277 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
22 259 (11.29%) .NET
23 239 (10.42%) CRM
24 231 (10.07%) Tableau
25 227 (9.90%) T-SQL
26 226 (9.85%) Informatica
27 222 (9.68%) Banking
28 217 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
29 207 (9.02%) SAS
30 193 (8.41%) PL/SQL

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 207 (9.02%) SAS
2 140 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 46 (2.01%) NetWeaver
3 46 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (1.39%) Apache
5 31 (1.35%) IIS
6 25 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 17 (0.74%) WebLogic
8 15 (0.65%) CMS
9 14 (0.61%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.44%) Liferay
11 9 (0.39%) GlassFish
11 9 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
12 8 (0.35%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.35%) TIBCO EMS
13 6 (0.26%) SAP Portal
14 5 (0.22%) PowerExchange
15 4 (0.17%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.17%) Documentum
16 3 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 385 (16.78%) MS Excel
2 142 (6.19%) MS Office
3 54 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 48 (2.09%) SPSS
5 39 (1.70%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.87%) PowerPivot
7 12 (0.52%) FastStats
8 9 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.31%) LaTeX
10 6 (0.26%) Stata
11 4 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 88 (3.84%) SAP BPC
2 44 (1.92%) SAP ERP
3 43 (1.87%) Cognos TM1
4 42 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
5 39 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
6 24 (1.05%) SAP FI
6 24 (1.05%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 23 (1.00%) SAP CO
7 23 (1.00%) SAP FI/CO
7 23 (1.00%) SAP CRM
7 23 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
8 22 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
8 22 (0.96%) HFM
9 21 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
9 21 (0.92%) Hyperion Planning
9 21 (0.92%) Cognos Controller
10 19 (0.83%) Cognos Planning
11 18 (0.78%) Google Analytics
12 16 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
12 16 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.57%) SaaS
4 9 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.087%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.044%) Taleo
6 1 (0.044%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.09%) Internet
2 17 (0.74%) Broadband
3 16 (0.70%) Intranet
4 13 (0.57%) 3G
5 12 (0.52%) LAN
5 12 (0.52%) WAN
6 11 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (0.48%) SAN
7 10 (0.44%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.44%) FTP
7 10 (0.44%) LDAP
8 9 (0.39%) WAAS
8 9 (0.39%) NAS
8 9 (0.39%) AMQP
9 8 (0.35%) ATM
10 7 (0.31%) DNS
10 7 (0.31%) HTTP
11 6 (0.26%) Extranet
12 5 (0.22%) 4G
12 5 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 891 (38.84%) SQL Server
2 803 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 704 (30.69%) BusinessObjects
4 450 (19.62%) QlikView
5 405 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 377 (16.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 296 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
8 217 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 181 (7.89%) Oracle Database
10 180 (7.85%) Relational Database
11 178 (7.76%) BusinessObjects XI
12 165 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 161 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
14 159 (6.93%) SAP BW
15 139 (6.06%) SAP Data Services
16 130 (5.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 123 (5.36%) Oracle BI EE
18 118 (5.14%) OLAP
19 113 (4.93%) Big Data
20 102 (4.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 63 (2.75%) Toad
2 55 (2.40%) Visual Studio
3 30 (1.31%) Talend Open Studio
3 30 (1.31%) LSMW
4 29 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
6 22 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 18 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
8 16 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
8 16 (0.70%) Subversion
9 12 (0.52%) Hudson
10 10 (0.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (0.44%) ERwin
11 8 (0.35%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.35%) ClearCase
11 8 (0.35%) Maven
12 7 (0.31%) Axure RP
12 7 (0.31%) ProC
13 2 (0.087%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.087%) PowerBuilder
General
1 713 (31.08%) Finance
2 222 (9.68%) Banking
3 183 (7.98%) Marketing
4 133 (5.80%) Retail
5 104 (4.53%) Investment Banking
6 99 (4.32%) Telecoms
7 80 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 47 (2.05%) Advertising
9 45 (1.96%) Manufacturing
10 37 (1.61%) Publishing
11 33 (1.44%) Front Office
12 31 (1.35%) Games
12 31 (1.35%) French Language
13 24 (1.05%) Spanish Language
14 23 (1.00%) Legal
15 20 (0.87%) Billing
16 19 (0.83%) German Language
17 17 (0.74%) Back Office
18 15 (0.65%) Italian Language
19 14 (0.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 715 (31.17%) Developer
2 651 (28.38%) Analyst
3 379 (16.52%) Consultant
4 202 (8.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 197 (8.59%) Business Developer
6 195 (8.50%) Business Analyst
7 147 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 144 (6.28%) Architect
9 136 (5.93%) SAP Consultant
10 126 (5.49%) Data Analyst
11 119 (5.19%) Business Objects Developer
11 119 (5.19%) SQL Developer
11 119 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 109 (4.75%) Business Consultant
13 94 (4.10%) MI Analyst
14 91 (3.97%) Applications Support
15 82 (3.57%) Support Analyst
16 64 (2.79%) Senior Consultant
17 60 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
17 60 (2.62%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (11.29%) .NET
2 141 (6.15%) XML
3 100 (4.36%) HTML
4 86 (3.75%) Web Services
5 71 (3.10%) ASP.NET
6 51 (2.22%) SAP XI
7 35 (1.53%) Middleware
7 35 (1.53%) MDX
8 33 (1.44%) J2EE
9 32 (1.39%) CSS
10 27 (1.18%) EDI
11 19 (0.83%) JSP
12 18 (0.78%) jQuery
13 17 (0.74%) XSLT
14 16 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (0.61%) JSON
16 13 (0.57%) BAPI
17 11 (0.48%) RESTful
17 11 (0.48%) SAP Basis
17 11 (0.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 410 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 119 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 103 (4.49%) Visualisation
5 75 (3.27%) Data Integration
6 57 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
7 47 (2.05%) Mainframe
8 34 (1.48%) Mathematics
9 29 (1.26%) Statistics
10 28 (1.22%) Data Conversion
11 25 (1.09%) Blog
12 23 (1.00%) Credit Risk
13 21 (0.92%) User Experience
14 18 (0.78%) Social Media
14 18 (0.78%) Reference Data
15 17 (0.74%) FMCG
16 16 (0.70%) Clustering
16 16 (0.70%) Derivative
17 15 (0.65%) PMI
18 14 (0.61%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 179 (7.80%) UNIX
2 140 (6.10%) Windows
3 94 (4.10%) Linux
4 38 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (0.74%) Solaris
7 8 (0.35%) HPUX
8 7 (0.31%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.26%) Windows XP
10 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.044%) Android
12 1 (0.044%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.044%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.044%) zOS
12 1 (0.044%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1288 (56.15%) Business Intelligence
2 705 (30.73%) ETL
3 388 (16.91%) Analytics
4 297 (12.95%) Data Modelling
5 277 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 239 (10.42%) CRM
7 181 (7.89%) Data Analysis
8 173 (7.54%) Data Management
8 173 (7.54%) ERP
8 173 (7.54%) Migration
9 165 (7.19%) Project Management
10 125 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
11 119 (5.19%) ITIL
12 115 (5.01%) Data Migration
13 107 (4.66%) Dimensional Modelling
14 103 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
15 99 (4.32%) Information Management
16 98 (4.27%) Data Governance
17 95 (4.14%) Business Analysis
18 93 (4.05%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1184 (51.61%) SQL
2 227 (9.90%) T-SQL
3 193 (8.41%) PL/SQL
4 191 (8.33%) Java
5 130 (5.67%) VB
6 120 (5.23%) C#
7 110 (4.80%) JavaScript
8 68 (2.96%) ABAP
9 63 (2.75%) C++
10 56 (2.44%) VBA
11 53 (2.31%) PHP
11 53 (2.31%) VB.NET
12 50 (2.18%) R
13 45 (1.96%) C
14 41 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 28 (1.22%) PowerShell
16 21 (0.92%) VB6
16 21 (0.92%) Perl
17 15 (0.65%) MATLAB
17 15 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 315 (13.73%) Degree
2 42 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 22 (0.96%) ACCA
3 22 (0.96%) CIMA
4 21 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (0.92%) PMI Certification
5 15 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.65%) MBA
6 14 (0.61%) ISEB
7 13 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.44%) MCITP
10 9 (0.39%) MCDBA
11 7 (0.31%) MCAD
11 7 (0.31%) MCSD
12 6 (0.26%) SAS Certification
12 6 (0.26%) PMP
13 5 (0.22%) SAP Certification
13 5 (0.22%) HND
14 4 (0.17%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (6.28%) QA
2 55 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 33 (1.44%) SLA
3 33 (1.44%) ISO 9001
4 18 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 8 (0.35%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.26%) Basel II
6 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.22%) COBIT
8 1 (0.044%) HL7
8 1 (0.044%) GAAP
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 18 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.39%) HDFS
4 8 (0.35%) vCloud
5 6 (0.26%) vSphere
6 4 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.087%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.044%) Xen
8 1 (0.044%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.044%) RACF
8 1 (0.044%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (0.39%) OpenSSO
2 9 (0.39%) Control-M
3 3 (0.13%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.13%) Netcool
4 2 (0.087%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.087%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.087%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.087%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.044%) WSUS
5 1 (0.044%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.044%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.044%) AppManager
5 1 (0.044%) Hyperic
5 1 (0.044%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.044%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 768 (33.48%) Oracle
2 683 (29.77%) SAP
3 434 (18.92%) Cognos
4 407 (17.74%) Microsoft
5 231 (10.07%) Tableau
6 226 (9.85%) Informatica
7 164 (7.15%) MicroStrategy
8 102 (4.45%) Teradata
9 97 (4.23%) Hyperion
10 89 (3.88%) Sybase
11 88 (3.84%) IBM
12 38 (1.66%) HP
13 37 (1.61%) Google
14 36 (1.57%) Ab Initio
15 30 (1.31%) Talend
15 30 (1.31%) Netezza
16 27 (1.18%) Northgate
16 27 (1.18%) Siebel
16 27 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
16 27 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £52000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £22,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West
Baltimore
Salary: £0
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, (c£20k Package)
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Code Red Associates
Salary: £22000 to £25000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: Yesterday