The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 59 60 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 11 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.78% 1.75% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 3.11% 3.62% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £58,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,250 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -6.52%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 304 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 57.19% 48.48% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 290 271 303
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Slough

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 18 (66.67%) SAP
1 18 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (48.15%) SAP BW
3 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
3 11 (40.74%) ABAP
4 10 (37.04%) ERP
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) SAP BI
5 8 (29.63%) Analytics
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
7 6 (22.22%) SAP R/3
7 6 (22.22%) SAP SD
7 6 (22.22%) QlikView
8 5 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) Statistics
8 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (18.52%) BAPI
9 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.81%) IBM
9 4 (14.81%) J2EE
9 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 4 (14.81%) SAP ERP
9 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.81%) Banking
10 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
10 3 (11.11%) VMware

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) SAP SD
1 6 (22.22%) SAP R/3
2 4 (14.81%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (48.15%) SAP BW
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 8 (29.63%) SAP BI
5 6 (22.22%) QlikView
6 3 (11.11%) DB2
6 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (11.11%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (11.11%) SAP HANA
7 2 (7.41%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Analyst
2 14 (51.85%) Business Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Business Analyst
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (33.33%) SAP Business Analyst
5 8 (29.63%) Business Objects Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) SAP BW Business Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) SAP Technical Architect
7 3 (11.11%) SAP Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
8 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
8 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) BAPI
2 4 (14.81%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) JSP
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) SAP XI
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Statistics
2 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) AIX
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (37.04%) ERP
3 8 (29.63%) Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) ABAP
2 7 (25.93%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Delphi
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) Pascal
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) SAP
2 11 (40.74%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) VMware