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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 132 104 121
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 19 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.84% 1.72% 0.98%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 3.60% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 38 26
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £48,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
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
1256 1194 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.77% 47.87% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 994 952 1131
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,136 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Watford +10 7 £30,000 +50.00%
Hemel Hempstead -26 2 £100,000 +263.63%
Hertford - 1 - -
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 11 (39.29%) SAP
2 11 (39.29%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (35.71%) Cognos
3 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (25.00%) SAP Certification
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
8 5 (17.86%) HTML
8 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
9 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
9 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (10.71%) QMS
10 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
10 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
10 3 (10.71%) CSS

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (7.14%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (7.14%) CorVu
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.14%) SAP HANA
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Senior Business Objects Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Business Performance Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
8 1 (3.57%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) ODBC
3 2 (7.14%) WinForms
3 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.71%) QMS
6 2 (7.14%) Product Management
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Management
6 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.71%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) VB6
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) SAP Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (3.57%) HNC
4 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) SAP
2 10 (35.71%) Cognos
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (3.57%) Informatica
6 1 (3.57%) IBM