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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 126 84 147
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +63
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 19 45 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.80% 2.38% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 5.12% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 18
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1261 879 1513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.21% 46.43% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 997 665 1247
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -10 5 £32,500 +1.56%
Watford -23 4 £37,500 -22.27% 3
Hitchin - 3 £40,000 -
Stevenage +14 2 £33,250 -5.00%
Letchworth +2 1 £40,000 +37.93%
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (69.23%) SQL
2 29 (55.77%) Finance
3 27 (51.92%) Oracle
3 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
4 21 (40.38%) ISO 9001
5 18 (34.62%) PL/SQL
6 16 (30.77%) Analytics
7 14 (26.92%) Data Cleansing
7 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
9 12 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
9 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
10 11 (21.15%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (21.15%) ROLAP
10 11 (21.15%) MOLAP
10 11 (21.15%) OLAP
10 11 (21.15%) ETL
10 11 (21.15%) Validation
10 11 (21.15%) Data Analysis
10 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
10 11 (21.15%) HTML
10 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (19.23%) OLAP Cube
11 10 (19.23%) ITIL
11 10 (19.23%) CRM
12 9 (17.31%) SolarWinds
12 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
12 9 (17.31%) Service Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
3 11 (21.15%) OLAP
3 11 (21.15%) MOLAP
3 11 (21.15%) ROLAP
3 11 (21.15%) Oracle OLAP
4 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (19.23%) OLAP Cube
5 8 (15.38%) MySQL
5 8 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (11.54%) Data Mining
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.85%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle APEX
General
1 29 (55.77%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Billing
3 4 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Analyst
2 21 (40.38%) Developer
3 19 (36.54%) Business Analyst
4 15 (28.85%) Data Analyst
5 12 (23.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 9 (17.31%) Developer Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst
7 8 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Business Data Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) MI Developer
9 3 (5.77%) ETL Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Information Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.85%) Help Desk Administrator
10 2 (3.85%) IT Support
11 1 (1.92%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
11 1 (1.92%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) HTML
2 9 (17.31%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) WinForms
3 2 (3.85%) Silverlight
3 2 (3.85%) HTML5
3 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Analytics
2 14 (26.92%) Data Cleansing
2 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 12 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
5 11 (21.15%) Validation
5 11 (21.15%) Data Analysis
5 11 (21.15%) ETL
6 10 (19.23%) ITIL
6 10 (19.23%) CRM
7 9 (17.31%) Service Management
7 9 (17.31%) Quality Management
7 9 (17.31%) Business Analysis
7 9 (17.31%) QMS
8 5 (9.62%) Strategic Planning
8 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.85%) Product Management
10 2 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (69.23%) SQL
2 18 (34.62%) PL/SQL
3 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.69%) Perl
5 3 (5.77%) C#
5 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.77%) VB
6 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.85%) VB6
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (40.38%) ISO 9001
2 6 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (5.77%) QA
4 1 (1.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) SolarWinds
3 5 (9.62%) Cognos
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) Informatica
4 3 (5.77%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.85%) Orchard
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago