The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 139 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -9
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 6 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.24% 1.16% 1.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.49% 2.18% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 21
Average salary £77,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,700 £61,250 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Business Objects
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1226 1286 1274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.56% 53.41% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 856 911 996
Average salary £45,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.19% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 April 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Reading

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 17 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (44.83%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (41.38%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) Oracle
4 10 (34.48%) SAP
4 10 (34.48%) QlikView
5 9 (31.03%) Analytics
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) ETL
8 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 6 (20.69%) Visualisation
9 5 (17.24%) Degree
9 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.24%) SAS
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) VBA
9 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
10 4 (13.79%) IBM
10 4 (13.79%) J2EE
10 4 (13.79%) Pascal
10 4 (13.79%) Project Management
10 4 (13.79%) JSP
10 4 (13.79%) XML
10 4 (13.79%) OLAP

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (17.24%) SAS
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.79%) Joomla!
2 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.90%) SPSS
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.90%) SAP GRC
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (34.48%) QlikView
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
3 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.79%) OLAP
4 4 (13.79%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
4 4 (13.79%) Big Data
5 3 (10.34%) BODI
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.90%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (13.79%) Subversion
1 4 (13.79%) Maven
1 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) ERwin
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Consultant
4 3 (10.34%) MI Manager
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) J2EE
1 4 (13.79%) JSP
1 4 (13.79%) XML
1 4 (13.79%) Ajax
1 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) SAP PI
3 1 (3.45%) Bing Maps
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.45%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) DTV
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Telematics
4 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) UNIX
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (31.03%) Analytics
3 6 (20.69%) ETL
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 4 (13.79%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Matrix Management
6 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) SQL
2 5 (17.24%) VBA
3 4 (13.79%) Pascal
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) Delphi
3 4 (13.79%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C
5 1 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
1 10 (34.48%) SAP
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) IBM
4 3 (10.34%) Informatica
4 3 (10.34%) ATG
4 3 (10.34%) Ab Initio
4 3 (10.34%) Tableau
5 2 (6.90%) Ariba
5 2 (6.90%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Teradata
6 1 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (3.45%) Netezza
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Vertica
6 1 (3.45%) Xamarin