The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 73 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.14% 0.66% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 1.73% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £34,094 £33,756 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -24.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Business Objects
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
351 346 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 50.58% 37.90% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 297 319 401
Average salary £40,000 £44,145 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.38% +10.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Oxford

Business Objects
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP