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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 115 109 136
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +27
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 29 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.24% 1.24% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 2.34% 2.33% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 23
Average salary £32,500 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £70,000 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
1238 1073 1483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.86% 53.01% 51.37%
Number of salaries quoted 999 825 1138
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 £30,000 £25,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 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 2 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 -15 6 £28,000 +9.80%
Letchworth - 6 £42,500 - 2
Watford -11 4 £35,750 -5.92% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
Borehamwood - 2 - -
Stevenage - 1 £34,000 -
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 (81.25%) SQL
2 31 (48.44%) Finance
3 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 19 (29.69%) ISO 9001
5 18 (28.13%) Oracle
6 15 (23.44%) BusinessObjects XI
7 14 (21.88%) Degree
7 14 (21.88%) SAP
7 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (21.88%) BusinessObjects
7 14 (21.88%) Analytics
8 13 (20.31%) CRM
9 12 (18.75%) Windows
9 12 (18.75%) .NET
9 12 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
9 12 (18.75%) Kindle
9 12 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
10 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
10 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL
10 11 (17.19%) CODA
11 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
12 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
13 8 (12.50%) ETL
13 8 (12.50%) Billing
13 8 (12.50%) Validation
13 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
14 7 (10.94%) ITIL
14 7 (10.94%) C#

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.69%) Wireless
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) BusinessObjects XI
3 14 (21.88%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (10.94%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (9.38%) MySQL
6 6 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.69%) OLAP
7 3 (4.69%) Data Mining
7 3 (4.69%) MOLAP
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (4.69%) ROLAP
8 2 (3.13%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Billing
3 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.81%) Law
4 5 (7.81%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.69%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Analyst
2 20 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 19 (29.69%) Developer
4 14 (21.88%) Data Analyst
5 10 (15.63%) Business Objects Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 8 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Business Objects Developer
7 7 (10.94%) Developer Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Business Data Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Business Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Architect
9 5 (7.81%) Integration Architect
10 4 (6.25%) VB Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Support
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Architect
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Integration Architect
11 3 (4.69%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 6 (9.38%) HTML
2 6 (9.38%) Middleware
3 4 (6.25%) WinForms
3 4 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 4 (6.25%) Silverlight
3 4 (6.25%) HTML5
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
5 2 (3.13%) CSS
5 2 (3.13%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Kindle
2 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.88%) Analytics
2 13 (20.31%) CRM
3 12 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
3 12 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
5 8 (12.50%) ETL
5 8 (12.50%) Validation
6 7 (10.94%) ITIL
7 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (7.81%) Service Management
9 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.25%) Product Management
10 3 (4.69%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.69%) eTOM
10 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.13%) Quality Management
11 2 (3.13%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (81.25%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.94%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) VB
5 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Java
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (21.88%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) AAT
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ACCA
3 1 (1.56%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) ISO 9001
2 6 (9.38%) COBIT
3 4 (6.25%) QA
4 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (28.13%) Oracle
2 14 (21.88%) SAP
3 11 (17.19%) CODA
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.81%) SolarWinds
5 3 (4.69%) Cognos
6 2 (3.13%) Orchard
6 2 (3.13%) Logi Analytics
7 1 (1.56%) Sage
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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