The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 24 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 currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 255 191 196
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +5
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1283 1637 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.08% 1.48% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 2.29% 3.04% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1336 1441
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56045 53897 59631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.10% 48.79% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 44884 43911 50297
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Objects
Salary Trend

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in the UK

Business Objects
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 within the UK.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in the UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -71 1175 £47,500 - 137
London -45 620 £54,000 +2.85% 59
South East -102 205 £45,000 -5.26% 21
City of London -6 193 £52,500 +5.00% 22
Yorkshire -16 69 £39,000 +3.31% 6
North West -10 66 £33,500 -25.55% 12
West Midlands -14 60 £44,000 -6.38% 8
East of England -55 60 £33,000 -22.35% 8
South West -24 56 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Berkshire -21 50 £47,750 -9.04% 2
Surrey -50 45 £67,250 +17.98% 1
Hertfordshire +24 43 £34,000 -4.89% 6
West Yorkshire -5 43 £40,000 +5.26% 6
Manchester +2 42 £36,500 -23.15% 8
Scotland -38 42 £46,000 -20.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -24 37 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Reading -7 28 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Leeds -18 24 £39,000 +18.18%
Letchworth +3 20 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Wiltshire -22 20 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Milton Keynes -23 20 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Hampshire -48 19 £37,663 +3.89% 8
Edinburgh -37 17 £30,000 -42.85%
Swindon -12 16 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Birmingham -35 16 £33,000 -34.00% 6
Egham -14 15 £60,000 +14.28%
South Yorkshire -1 13 £32,500 -16.12%
Merseyside -9 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Liverpool -11 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Kent -28 13 £40,000 -2.43% 1

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1525 (58.88%) Business Intelligence
2 1264 (48.80%) SQL
3 976 (37.68%) BusinessObjects
4 932 (35.98%) SAP
5 883 (34.09%) Data Warehouse
6 831 (32.08%) Oracle
7 804 (31.04%) SQL Server
8 799 (30.85%) Finance
9 695 (26.83%) ETL
10 514 (19.85%) Microsoft
11 512 (19.77%) MS Excel
12 431 (16.64%) Analytics
13 408 (15.75%) Cognos
14 406 (15.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 382 (14.75%) Data Modelling
16 379 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 378 (14.59%) QlikView
18 334 (12.90%) Degree
19 331 (12.78%) Crystal Reports
20 330 (12.74%) SAP BW
21 296 (11.43%) Informatica
22 294 (11.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 273 (10.54%) SAP BI
23 273 (10.54%) .NET
24 258 (9.96%) Oracle Database
25 247 (9.54%) Project Management
26 239 (9.23%) SAS
27 227 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
28 221 (8.53%) Banking
29 218 (8.42%) CRM

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 239 (9.23%) SAS
2 95 (3.67%) SharePoint
3 71 (2.74%) NetWeaver
4 57 (2.20%) IIS
5 45 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 31 (1.20%) Documentum
7 30 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.04%) PowerExchange
9 23 (0.89%) Apache
10 18 (0.69%) GlassFish
11 15 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (0.50%) ArcGIS
12 13 (0.50%) FileNet
13 11 (0.42%) SAP Portal
14 10 (0.39%) TIBCO EMS
14 10 (0.39%) Liferay
15 9 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.35%) MS Exchange
15 9 (0.35%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.31%) MQSeries
Applications
1 512 (19.77%) MS Excel
2 128 (4.94%) MS Office
3 54 (2.08%) MS Visio
4 42 (1.62%) SPSS
5 31 (1.20%) PowerPivot
6 26 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 19 (0.73%) MS Project
8 11 (0.42%) FastStats
9 4 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.15%) Stata
10 2 (0.077%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 100 (3.86%) SAP BPC
2 43 (1.66%) SAP ERP
3 30 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 28 (1.08%) Cognos TM1
5 25 (0.97%) SAP FI
5 25 (0.97%) SAP CO
6 24 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
7 22 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 22 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
7 22 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
8 16 (0.62%) SAP CRM
8 16 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
9 15 (0.58%) SiteCatalyst
9 15 (0.58%) SAP MDM
9 15 (0.58%) SAP HR
10 14 (0.54%) Google Analytics
11 13 (0.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
11 13 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
11 13 (0.50%) SAP Bank Analyzer
11 13 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
2 13 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (0.42%) SaaS
4 4 (0.15%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.039%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.16%) Internet
2 16 (0.62%) FTP
3 13 (0.50%) SAN
4 12 (0.46%) WAN
4 12 (0.46%) 3G
5 11 (0.42%) Intranet
5 11 (0.42%) LTE
6 9 (0.35%) 2G
6 9 (0.35%) NAS
7 8 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.31%) LDAP
7 8 (0.31%) Firewall
7 8 (0.31%) 4G
8 7 (0.27%) GPRS
8 7 (0.27%) GSM
8 7 (0.27%) LAN
8 7 (0.27%) VoIP
9 6 (0.23%) UMTS
10 5 (0.19%) SMS
10 5 (0.19%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 976 (37.68%) BusinessObjects
2 883 (34.09%) Data Warehouse
3 804 (31.04%) SQL Server
4 406 (15.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 379 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 378 (14.59%) QlikView
7 331 (12.78%) Crystal Reports
8 330 (12.74%) SAP BW
9 294 (11.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 273 (10.54%) SAP BI
11 258 (9.96%) Oracle Database
12 227 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
13 212 (8.19%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 198 (7.64%) BusinessObjects XI
15 190 (7.34%) Relational Database
16 164 (6.33%) SAP Data Services
17 155 (5.98%) OLAP
18 148 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
19 139 (5.37%) Oracle Reports
20 127 (4.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 35 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (1.16%) Toad
3 26 (1.00%) Visual Studio
4 22 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 22 (0.85%) LSMW
4 22 (0.85%) Subversion
5 17 (0.66%) Ant
6 16 (0.62%) JIRA
6 16 (0.62%) JUnit
7 15 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
8 13 (0.50%) Eclipse
9 10 (0.39%) ClearCase
10 8 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
10 8 (0.31%) PVCS
11 7 (0.27%) Hudson
11 7 (0.27%) ERwin
11 7 (0.27%) CruiseControl
12 6 (0.23%) EasyMock
12 6 (0.23%) Selenium
12 6 (0.23%) jMock
General
1 799 (30.85%) Finance
2 221 (8.53%) Banking
3 177 (6.83%) Retail
4 155 (5.98%) Marketing
5 104 (4.02%) Investment Banking
6 80 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 74 (2.86%) Manufacturing
8 72 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 33 (1.27%) Publishing
9 33 (1.27%) Games
10 31 (1.20%) Advertising
11 25 (0.97%) Back Office
12 22 (0.85%) German Language
13 21 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.77%) Front Office
15 19 (0.73%) French Language
16 18 (0.69%) Retail Banking
16 18 (0.69%) Legal
17 17 (0.66%) General Ledger
18 15 (0.58%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 696 (26.87%) Analyst
2 648 (25.02%) Developer
3 532 (20.54%) Consultant
4 289 (11.16%) Business Analyst
5 263 (10.15%) SAP Consultant
6 223 (8.61%) Architect
7 199 (7.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 182 (7.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 172 (6.64%) Business Consultant
10 163 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 162 (6.25%) Business Developer
12 110 (4.25%) Business Objects Consultant
13 92 (3.55%) Business Objects Developer
13 92 (3.55%) Data Analyst
14 82 (3.17%) SAP BI Consultant
14 82 (3.17%) MI Analyst
14 82 (3.17%) SQL Developer
15 77 (2.97%) Support Analyst
16 76 (2.93%) Senior Consultant
17 73 (2.82%) SAP Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (10.54%) .NET
2 159 (6.14%) XML
3 102 (3.94%) Web Services
4 100 (3.86%) HTML
5 66 (2.55%) ASP.NET
6 58 (2.24%) SAP XI
7 48 (1.85%) CSS
7 48 (1.85%) MDX
8 46 (1.78%) Ajax
9 42 (1.62%) J2EE
10 41 (1.58%) Middleware
11 29 (1.12%) SAP PI
12 25 (0.97%) XSLT
12 25 (0.97%) .NET Framework
12 25 (0.97%) jQuery
13 21 (0.81%) JDBC
14 20 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (0.77%) HTML5
15 17 (0.66%) XSL
16 16 (0.62%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 195 (7.53%) Management Information System
2 116 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 95 (3.67%) Data Integration
4 89 (3.44%) Visualisation
5 70 (2.70%) Statistics
6 57 (2.20%) FMCG
7 54 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
8 40 (1.54%) Data Extraction
9 39 (1.51%) Mathematics
10 37 (1.43%) Derivative
11 31 (1.20%) GIS
12 29 (1.12%) Clustering
13 27 (1.04%) Equities
14 23 (0.89%) Blog
14 23 (0.89%) Kindle
15 22 (0.85%) Market Risk
15 22 (0.85%) Reference Data
16 20 (0.77%) Credit Risk
16 20 (0.77%) NHS
17 19 (0.73%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 206 (7.95%) Windows
2 200 (7.72%) UNIX
3 119 (4.59%) Linux
4 60 (2.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 31 (1.20%) Solaris
7 12 (0.46%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.42%) Windows 2000 Server
9 9 (0.35%) Windows XP
9 9 (0.35%) AIX
10 8 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.15%) SUSE
13 2 (0.077%) Android
13 2 (0.077%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.039%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.039%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1525 (58.88%) Business Intelligence
2 695 (26.83%) ETL
3 431 (16.64%) Analytics
4 382 (14.75%) Data Modelling
5 247 (9.54%) Project Management
6 218 (8.42%) CRM
7 204 (7.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 191 (7.37%) Data Management
9 178 (6.87%) Migration
10 173 (6.68%) Data Analysis
11 172 (6.64%) Agile Software Development
12 162 (6.25%) Business Analysis
13 161 (6.22%) ERP
14 128 (4.94%) Data Migration
15 111 (4.29%) Dimensional Modelling
16 108 (4.17%) ITIL
17 103 (3.98%) Information Management
18 102 (3.94%) Kimball Methodology
19 100 (3.86%) UML
20 99 (3.82%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1264 (48.80%) SQL
2 218 (8.42%) T-SQL
3 211 (8.15%) Java
4 210 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 136 (5.25%) C#
6 125 (4.83%) JavaScript
7 99 (3.82%) VBA
8 69 (2.66%) ABAP
9 67 (2.59%) VB
10 66 (2.55%) VB.NET
11 44 (1.70%) Shell Script
12 43 (1.66%) PHP
13 40 (1.54%) Perl
14 29 (1.12%) Python
15 27 (1.04%) VBScript
16 24 (0.93%) C++
17 19 (0.73%) C
18 17 (0.66%) Korn
19 16 (0.62%) R
20 15 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 334 (12.90%) Degree
2 29 (1.12%) Security Cleared
3 28 (1.08%) ISEB
4 23 (0.89%) PMI Certification
5 19 (0.73%) SAP Certification
6 15 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.54%) CIMA
7 14 (0.54%) ACCA
8 12 (0.46%) MCITP
8 12 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (0.35%) MBA
11 8 (0.31%) MCP
12 7 (0.27%) MCDBA
12 7 (0.27%) MCSD
12 7 (0.27%) PMP
13 5 (0.19%) HND
13 5 (0.19%) Sun Certification
13 5 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (4.63%) QA
2 59 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 44 (1.70%) ISO 9001
4 43 (1.66%) SLA
5 23 (0.89%) COBIT
6 16 (0.62%) Solvency II
7 12 (0.46%) Basel II
8 11 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.27%) COREP
10 5 (0.19%) FATCA
11 3 (0.12%) Basel III
12 2 (0.077%) ISO 9000
12 2 (0.077%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.039%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.35%) SAP ITS
3 6 (0.23%) VMware ESX
4 5 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.15%) vSphere
5 4 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.12%) Squid
7 2 (0.077%) Xen
7 2 (0.077%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.077%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.077%) NFS
7 2 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.077%) vCloud
8 1 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.039%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (0.42%) Netcool
2 11 (0.42%) Tivoli
2 11 (0.42%) OpenSSO
3 9 (0.35%) OpenView
3 9 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (0.23%) Control-M
4 6 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (0.23%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.19%) HP NNM
6 4 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.12%) Cobbler
7 3 (0.12%) Puppet
7 3 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.077%) NSN NetAct
8 2 (0.077%) WSUS
8 2 (0.077%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.077%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.077%) HP SIM
8 2 (0.077%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 932 (35.98%) SAP
2 831 (32.08%) Oracle
3 514 (19.85%) Microsoft
4 408 (15.75%) Cognos
5 296 (11.43%) Informatica
6 201 (7.76%) Tableau
7 146 (5.64%) IBM
8 129 (4.98%) MicroStrategy
9 89 (3.44%) Teradata
10 82 (3.17%) Siebel
11 65 (2.51%) Sybase
12 62 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
13 59 (2.28%) Hyperion
14 50 (1.93%) Ab Initio
15 29 (1.12%) Remedy
16 27 (1.04%) Sun
16 27 (1.04%) JBoss
16 27 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
16 27 (1.04%) ServiceNow
17 25 (0.97%) Netezza
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + EXTENSIVE BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Yorkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Stott and May
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stirlingshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, private health etc.
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits + health
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Henley-on-thames, Oxfordshire
Sue Ryder
Posted: Yesterday
London
David Bruce Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum £40-42K + final salary pension + 28
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday