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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 75 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 0.90% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -35.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £57,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £42,500 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
300 335 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 40.98% 42.35% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 249 291 425
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Oxford

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Informatica
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Data Mart
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) RAD
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VBA
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (28.57%) Data Mart
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Xcelsius
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Database Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Database Developer
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Business Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Data Extraction
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (42.86%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) RAD
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mapping
4 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Informatica
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft