The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 116 114 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.067% 0.47% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 1.21% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £34,094 £33,756 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -35.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Business Objects
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
703 659 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 47.44% 39.04% 47.28%
Number of salaries quoted 578 571 727
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £68,000
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 Oxfordshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Business Objects
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Oxford +6 1 £34,094 +1.00%
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
4 2 (13.33%) Publishing
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
4 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (73.33%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
3 2 (13.33%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
2 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle