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 Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Slough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 64 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.72% 0.29% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 0.51% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 395 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 50.18% 56.92% 58.24%
Number of salaries quoted 232 316 309
Average salary £42,500 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.59% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
Berkshire

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Slough

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (64.71%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (64.71%) SAP
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
4 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
4 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Cognos
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (17.65%) DataStage
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) Cognos Powerplay
7 3 (17.65%) ETL
7 3 (17.65%) Legal
7 3 (17.65%) Ab Initio
7 3 (17.65%) Informatica
7 3 (17.65%) Cognos Planning
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) MapBasic
8 1 (5.88%) Amdocs
8 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.88%) Cramer

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Cognos Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) 2G
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
1 1 (5.88%) 3G
1 1 (5.88%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (17.65%) DataStage
3 3 (17.65%) Cognos Powerplay
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.88%) DB2
4 1 (5.88%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 11 (64.71%) Business Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Data Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Business Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Leader
5 2 (11.76%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Business Objects Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Programme Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Business Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) GIS
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) UML
6 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) MapBasic
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView
1 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.88%) Netcool
1 1 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (5.88%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) Cognos
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Ab Initio
4 3 (17.65%) Informatica
5 1 (5.88%) Amdocs
5 1 (5.88%) Cramer
5 1 (5.88%) Nokia
5 1 (5.88%) Mapinfo
5 1 (5.88%) Vitria
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) Ericsson