The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 135 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 5 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.96% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 1.84% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 14
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £40,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £75,000 £91,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1254 1196 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.78% 52.07% 48.46%
Number of salaries quoted 864 908 920
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
Berkshire

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Reading

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 28 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) Finance
4 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (47.06%) Oracle
6 14 (41.18%) Informatica
7 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (35.29%) Data Modelling
8 11 (32.35%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (32.35%) SAP
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
10 8 (23.53%) ETL
10 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
10 8 (23.53%) Migration
10 8 (23.53%) QlikView
10 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (17.65%) Six Sigma
12 6 (17.65%) Analytics
12 6 (17.65%) V-Model
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
13 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
13 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
13 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
13 5 (14.71%) System Testing
13 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
13 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (5.88%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.94%) SAP SRM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.94%) Maximo
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Cash Management
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (32.35%) BusinessObjects
3 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (23.53%) QlikView
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle9i Database
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (11.76%) OLAP
8 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects XI
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (5.88%) MS Access
9 2 (5.88%) OLTP
9 2 (5.88%) Star Schema
9 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
9 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) PVCS
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Designer
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (17.65%) Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) SAP XI
1 4 (11.76%) SAP PI
2 3 (8.82%) MDX
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Integration
1 5 (14.71%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 8 (23.53%) ETL
3 8 (23.53%) Migration
3 8 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.65%) Six Sigma
4 6 (17.65%) Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) V-Model
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.71%) System Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
5 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) ERP
7 3 (8.82%) CRM
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.88%) Java
3 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.88%) VBA
4 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Oracle
2 14 (41.18%) Informatica
3 11 (32.35%) SAP
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) IBM
6 3 (8.82%) Cognos
7 2 (5.88%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.94%) Tieto
8 1 (2.94%) ION Trading
8 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.94%) Primavera
8 1 (2.94%) SunGard
8 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy