The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 186 137 187
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +50
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 61 118 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.09% 1.94% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.33% 6.29% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 49 82 45
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
BusinessObjects
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1834 1876 1912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.89% 30.88% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1562 1669
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region.

BusinessObjects Salary Trend in the South West

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

BusinessObjects Salary Histogram in the South West

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +23 45 £55,000 +57.14%
Somerset +2 7 £43,828 +20.07%
Gloucestershire -49 4 £33,000 -12.00% 1
Bristol -25 3 £43,250 +33.07% 1
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 100 (80.00%) SQL
2 83 (66.40%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (65.60%) Oracle
4 76 (60.80%) SAP
5 72 (57.60%) Data Warehouse
6 63 (50.40%) ETL
7 55 (44.00%) Oracle Database
8 53 (42.40%) SAP Data Services
9 52 (41.60%) Oracle Database 11g
10 46 (36.80%) PL/SQL
11 43 (34.40%) Toad
12 41 (32.80%) SAP BI
13 39 (31.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 39 (31.20%) Oracle Database 12c
14 38 (30.40%) Data Analysis
15 36 (28.80%) BODI
15 36 (28.80%) SQLPlus
15 36 (28.80%) Change Control
16 35 (28.00%) Visualisation
17 34 (27.20%) Lumira
18 32 (25.60%) Requirements Analysis
19 31 (24.80%) CMS
20 30 (24.00%) Data Visualisation
21 26 (20.80%) Finance
21 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
22 23 (18.40%) ITIL
23 21 (16.80%) Degree
24 20 (16.00%) Unix
25 19 (15.20%) Analytics
26 17 (13.60%) HTML

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (24.80%) CMS
2 12 (9.60%) SAS
3 8 (6.40%) WebLogic
4 4 (3.20%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.60%) Apache
6 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) MS Office
2 6 (4.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.60%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.80%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) Firewall
1 1 (0.80%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (0.80%) SAN
1 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (57.60%) Data Warehouse
2 55 (44.00%) Oracle Database
3 53 (42.40%) SAP Data Services
4 52 (41.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 41 (32.80%) SAP BI
6 39 (31.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 39 (31.20%) Oracle Database 12c
7 36 (28.80%) BODI
7 36 (28.80%) SQLPlus
8 34 (27.20%) Lumira
9 26 (20.80%) SQL Server
10 12 (9.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 11 (8.80%) Big Data
11 11 (8.80%) SAP BW
12 9 (7.20%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (6.40%) GIS
13 8 (6.40%) QlikView
13 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (5.60%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 43 (34.40%) Toad
2 8 (6.40%) Oracle Forms
3 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.80%) Maven
3 6 (4.80%) Subversion
4 5 (4.00%) ClearQuest
5 3 (2.40%) TestDirector
6 2 (1.60%) ERwin
General
1 26 (20.80%) Finance
2 10 (8.00%) Billing
2 10 (8.00%) Retail
3 6 (4.80%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Games
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.80%) Electronics
7 1 (0.80%) French Language
7 1 (0.80%) German Language
7 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (24.00%) Developer
2 28 (22.40%) Analyst
3 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Applications Support
5 9 (7.20%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) Consultant
5 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Senior Business Objects Consultant
5 9 (7.20%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) Business Developer
6 7 (5.60%) Business Objects Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) Business Objects Developer
6 7 (5.60%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 7 (5.60%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (5.60%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) ETL Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Business Manager
8 5 (4.00%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.60%) HTML
2 8 (6.40%) .NET
2 8 (6.40%) J2EE
2 8 (6.40%) JSP
3 6 (4.80%) XML
4 4 (3.20%) CSS
4 4 (3.20%) SAP XI
5 3 (2.40%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.40%) Apache Flex
5 3 (2.40%) Flash
5 3 (2.40%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.00%) Visualisation
2 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.00%) Smart Meter
4 9 (7.20%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.40%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 4 (3.20%) NHS
8 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.60%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Unix
2 12 (9.60%) Linux
3 9 (7.20%) Windows
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (66.40%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (50.40%) ETL
3 38 (30.40%) Data Analysis
4 36 (28.80%) Change Control
5 32 (25.60%) Requirements Analysis
6 30 (24.00%) Data Visualisation
7 23 (18.40%) ITIL
8 19 (15.20%) Analytics
9 15 (12.00%) Business Analysis
10 14 (11.20%) Change Management
10 14 (11.20%) CRM
10 14 (11.20%) Project Management
11 13 (10.40%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (10.40%) Kimball Methodology
11 13 (10.40%) PRINCE2
12 12 (9.60%) Data Modelling
13 7 (5.60%) Asset Management
13 7 (5.60%) Logistics
13 7 (5.60%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.80%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 100 (80.00%) SQL
2 46 (36.80%) PL/SQL
3 10 (8.00%) Java
4 8 (6.40%) PHP
4 8 (6.40%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.60%) C#
5 7 (5.60%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.80%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.80%) VBA
7 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.20%) C++
9 3 (2.40%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.60%) Delphi
10 2 (1.60%) Pascal
10 2 (1.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) Degree
2 15 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.20%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.60%) CITP
5 5 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.00%) ISEB
5 5 (4.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) TickIT
4 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) vSphere
2 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 82 (65.60%) Oracle
2 76 (60.80%) SAP
3 12 (9.60%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.80%) Informatica
5 8 (6.40%) Cognos
5 8 (6.40%) ESRI
5 8 (6.40%) Hyperion
6 7 (5.60%) Tableau
7 6 (4.80%) IBM
7 6 (4.80%) Remedy
7 6 (4.80%) Sybase
7 6 (4.80%) VMware
8 5 (4.00%) Citrix
9 4 (3.20%) HP
10 3 (2.40%) Adobe
10 3 (2.40%) Teradata
11 2 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.80%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.80%) Reuters
12 1 (0.80%) Sage