The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 107 103 136
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 32 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.41% 1.49% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 2.59% 2.89% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 29
Average salary £32,500 £51,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.89% +25.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £70,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
Business Objects
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1237 1037 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.33% 51.41% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 811 1137
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Business Objects
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 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
Hemel Hempstead -13 10 £28,000 +9.80%
Watford -6 5 £36,000 -29.06% 3
Letchworth - 5 £42,500 - 1
Borehamwood - 2 - -
Hitchin - 2 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 52 (76.47%) SQL
2 35 (51.47%) Finance
3 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
4 22 (32.35%) Oracle
5 20 (29.41%) ISO 9001
6 19 (27.94%) BusinessObjects XI
6 19 (27.94%) Analytics
7 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (23.53%) Data Cleansing
8 16 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (20.59%) SAP
9 14 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (20.59%) Data Analysis
10 13 (19.12%) CRM
10 13 (19.12%) Degree
10 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (17.65%) PL/SQL
11 12 (17.65%) Windows
11 12 (17.65%) Validation
11 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (16.18%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (16.18%) Billing
13 10 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
13 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
13 10 (14.71%) ETL
14 9 (13.24%) .NET
14 9 (13.24%) MySQL
14 9 (13.24%) ITIL
15 8 (11.76%) HTML
15 8 (11.76%) Service Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.41%) Wireless
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.94%) BusinessObjects XI
3 14 (20.59%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (14.71%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (13.24%) MySQL
7 7 (10.29%) OLAP
7 7 (10.29%) MOLAP
7 7 (10.29%) ROLAP
7 7 (10.29%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (7.35%) Data Mining
9 4 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.94%) Star Schema
11 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (51.47%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Billing
3 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.35%) Law
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.41%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Electronics
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (67.65%) Analyst
2 26 (38.24%) Business Analyst
3 22 (32.35%) Developer
4 19 (27.94%) Data Analyst
5 10 (14.71%) Business Objects Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) Developer Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) Business Data Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Business Objects Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Business Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
9 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) VB Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Data Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) ETL Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Systems Support
11 3 (4.41%) Oracle Developer
11 3 (4.41%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (4.41%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) .NET
2 8 (11.76%) HTML
3 4 (5.88%) CSS
3 4 (5.88%) WinForms
3 4 (5.88%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.88%) Silverlight
3 4 (5.88%) HTML5
4 3 (4.41%) Web Services
4 3 (4.41%) Middleware
5 2 (2.94%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Kindle
4 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.94%) Analytics
2 18 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (23.53%) Data Cleansing
4 14 (20.59%) Data Analysis
5 13 (19.12%) CRM
6 12 (17.65%) Validation
7 10 (14.71%) ETL
8 9 (13.24%) ITIL
9 8 (11.76%) Service Management
10 5 (7.35%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.88%) Quality Management
11 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.88%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Product Management
11 4 (5.88%) QMS
12 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (4.41%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 52 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (17.65%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.29%) C#
4 5 (7.35%) VB
5 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (29.41%) ISO 9001
2 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.88%) QA
4 3 (4.41%) COBIT
5 1 (1.47%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) Oracle
2 14 (20.59%) SAP
3 8 (11.76%) SolarWinds
4 7 (10.29%) CODA
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.41%) Cognos
7 2 (2.94%) Orchard
7 2 (2.94%) Logi Analytics
8 1 (1.47%) Sage
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