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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 104 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 16 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.05% 0.44% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 1.13% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 14
Average salary £43,750 £29,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.86% -38.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £42,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
696 707 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 45.61% 39.26% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 533 624 783
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram 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 27 April 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
Oxford - 13 £35,000 -
Kidlington - 2 £67,500 -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (57.69%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 12 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (38.46%) ETL
4 10 (38.46%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
5 8 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (30.77%) Informatica
5 8 (30.77%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
6 7 (26.92%) DB2
6 7 (26.92%) Project Management
6 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Inmon Methodology
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
8 5 (19.23%) VB
8 5 (19.23%) VBA
8 5 (19.23%) MS Office
8 5 (19.23%) SAP
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) RAD
8 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (19.23%) Information Management
8 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (26.92%) DB2
3 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (19.23%) Xcelsius
5 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (7.69%) SAP HANA
7 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
7 2 (7.69%) SAP BI
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Database Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Information Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Developer
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Database Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) ETL
4 8 (30.77%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 7 (26.92%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Inmon Methodology
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (19.23%) RAD
7 5 (19.23%) Information Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Analytics
9 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Migration
9 2 (7.69%) Business Development
10 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
2 5 (19.23%) VB
2 5 (19.23%) VBA
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Informatica
3 5 (19.23%) SAP
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft