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 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 68 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 13 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.71% - 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 3.99% - 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Average salary £35,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
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
326 355 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 42.89% 39.31% 46.85%
Number of salaries quoted 267 327 422
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Oxford

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (61.11%) Oracle
3 11 (61.11%) Degree
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (44.44%) Project Management
6 7 (38.89%) DB2
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
7 6 (33.33%) SAP
7 6 (33.33%) ETL
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
8 5 (27.78%) RAD
8 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) VBA
8 5 (27.78%) MS Office
8 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) Xcelsius
8 5 (27.78%) Information Management
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (38.89%) DB2
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Xcelsius
6 4 (22.22%) SAP Data Services
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
8 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
8 2 (11.11%) SAP BI
9 1 (5.56%) Data Mart
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (5.56%) QlikView
9 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Database Developer
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Principal Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) XHTML
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
5 6 (33.33%) ETL
6 5 (27.78%) RAD
6 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
6 5 (27.78%) Information Management
6 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (16.67%) Inmon Methodology
9 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Business Development
10 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 1 (5.56%) ITIL
10 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
10 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
10 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
2 5 (27.78%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) SAP
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Informatica