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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 129 88 128
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +40
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 15 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% 2.25% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 4.47% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,650 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -9.47%
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
1132 1073 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.90% 50.21% 55.45%
Number of salaries quoted 885 811 1189
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +6 7 £37,500 +41.50%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £37,000 -
Hertford - 1 - -
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) Finance
3 25 (53.19%) Oracle
4 20 (42.55%) ISO 9001
5 19 (40.43%) PL/SQL
6 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
7 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (29.79%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (29.79%) ITIL
10 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
10 13 (27.66%) HTML
10 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
11 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
11 11 (23.40%) Oracle APEX
11 11 (23.40%) Analytics
11 11 (23.40%) QMS
11 11 (23.40%) CSS
11 11 (23.40%) Quality Management
12 10 (21.28%) Cognos
13 9 (19.15%) Oracle OLAP
13 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (19.15%) MOLAP
13 9 (19.15%) OLAP
13 9 (19.15%) ROLAP
14 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
14 8 (17.02%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (17.02%) OLAP Cube
15 7 (14.89%) BusinessObjects XI
15 7 (14.89%) Microsoft

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (38.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle OLAP
2 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (19.15%) MOLAP
2 9 (19.15%) OLAP
2 9 (19.15%) ROLAP
3 8 (17.02%) OLAP Cube
4 7 (14.89%) BusinessObjects XI
5 6 (12.77%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (10.64%) MySQL
6 5 (10.64%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
7 4 (8.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
2 4 (8.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Analyst
2 23 (48.94%) Developer
3 15 (31.91%) Business Analyst
4 12 (25.53%) Developer Analyst
5 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Data Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Business Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Business Objects Developer
9 3 (6.38%) MI Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) Business Data Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Business Objects Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Information Analyst
10 2 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
11 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) CSS
3 2 (4.26%) .NET
3 2 (4.26%) WinForms
3 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.26%) HTML5
3 2 (4.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.13%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) UNIX
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (29.79%) Systems Analysis
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 13 (27.66%) Data Modelling
4 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
4 11 (23.40%) Analytics
4 11 (23.40%) QMS
4 11 (23.40%) Quality Management
5 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
5 8 (17.02%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (12.77%) Validation
6 6 (12.77%) ETL
6 6 (12.77%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (10.64%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.51%) CRM
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
9 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.26%) Product Management
10 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) SQL
2 19 (40.43%) PL/SQL
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) VB
4 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 2 (4.26%) C#
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) VB6
6 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) SAP Certification
2 4 (8.51%) VCP4
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.13%) HNC
4 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (42.55%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.38%) QA
4 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 25 (53.19%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) Cognos
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.77%) SAP
5 4 (8.51%) Informatica
5 4 (8.51%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.38%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.26%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (2.13%) PeopleSoft