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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 280 200 199
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -1
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1130 1533 1634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.97% 1.41% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 2.93% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1263 1440
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £29,139 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,100 £77,500
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
55254 52291 56826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.24% 48.16% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44307 42711 47907
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -58 1054 £47,500 +5.55% 158
London -21 563 £50,000 -4.76% 75
South East -66 199 £50,000 +11.11% 17
City of London +11 151 £50,000 -16.66% 21
Yorkshire -35 63 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Surrey -5 62 £66,250 +32.50% 2
North West -41 58 £37,500 -6.25% 16
West Midlands -55 57 £38,000 -20.00% 13
West Yorkshire -38 51 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East of England -20 47 £35,500 -21.11% 10
West Sussex +21 38 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Berkshire -36 37 £45,000 - 4
Manchester -21 34 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Leeds -36 31 £40,000 +14.28%
Scotland -70 29 £50,000 +11.11% 6
South West -56 25 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Hertfordshire -7 23 £34,000 -32.00% 3
Hampshire -8 23 £31,250 -26.47% 7
Birmingham -35 22 £42,000 -16.00% 11
East Midlands -16 21 £32,500 -3.84% 1
Horsham - 21 £58,500 -
Glasgow -46 16 £43,000 +34.37% 3
Kent -4 15 £50,000 -9.09%
Egham -5 15 - -
Nottinghamshire +4 14 £32,500 -
Redhill -3 14 £69,000 +38.00%
Cambridgeshire -16 13 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Staffordshire 0 12 £35,000 +7.69%
Reigate -9 12 £69,000 +15.00%
Cheshire -12 10 £37,500 -6.25% 4

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1419 (58.76%) Business Intelligence
2 1233 (51.06%) SQL
3 869 (35.98%) SQL Server
4 866 (35.86%) Data Warehouse
5 837 (34.66%) Oracle
6 787 (32.59%) BusinessObjects
7 753 (31.18%) SAP
8 744 (30.81%) Finance
9 723 (29.94%) ETL
10 491 (20.33%) QlikView
11 456 (18.88%) Cognos
12 453 (18.76%) Microsoft
13 421 (17.43%) MS Excel
14 396 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 394 (16.31%) Analytics
16 393 (16.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 347 (14.37%) Data Modelling
18 322 (13.33%) Degree
19 305 (12.63%) Crystal Reports
20 271 (11.22%) Informatica
21 268 (11.10%) .NET
22 254 (10.52%) Tableau
23 252 (10.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 234 (9.69%) CRM
25 231 (9.57%) PL/SQL
26 222 (9.19%) SAS
27 221 (9.15%) T-SQL
28 219 (9.07%) Oracle Database
29 210 (8.70%) Project Management
29 210 (8.70%) Java

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 222 (9.19%) SAS
2 120 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 70 (2.90%) NetWeaver
4 41 (1.70%) Tomcat
5 40 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
6 33 (1.37%) Apache
7 32 (1.33%) IIS
8 28 (1.16%) Documentum
9 16 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.58%) Liferay
10 14 (0.58%) GlassFish
11 13 (0.54%) FileNet
12 12 (0.50%) PowerExchange
12 12 (0.50%) CMS
13 10 (0.41%) SAP Portal
14 9 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.33%) TIBCO EMS
15 8 (0.33%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.17%) ArcGIS
16 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 421 (17.43%) MS Excel
2 125 (5.18%) MS Office
3 50 (2.07%) SPSS
4 46 (1.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (1.82%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.79%) PowerPivot
7 15 (0.62%) FastStats
8 7 (0.29%) LaTeX
9 4 (0.17%) MS Project
10 2 (0.083%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 112 (4.64%) SAP BPC
2 43 (1.78%) Oracle Applications
3 41 (1.70%) Cognos TM1
4 38 (1.57%) SAP ERP
5 35 (1.45%) SAP FI
6 32 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 30 (1.24%) SAP CO
8 29 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 28 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 27 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
11 23 (0.95%) HFM
12 22 (0.91%) Oracle Financials
13 21 (0.87%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 20 (0.83%) Cognos Controller
14 20 (0.83%) Oracle General Ledger
15 19 (0.79%) Hyperion Planning
16 18 (0.75%) Cognos Planning
16 18 (0.75%) SiteCatalyst
17 17 (0.70%) Google Analytics
18 16 (0.66%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.54%) SaaS
4 4 (0.17%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.041%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 36 (1.49%) Internet
2 16 (0.66%) Intranet
3 15 (0.62%) 3G
4 12 (0.50%) SAN
4 12 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 11 (0.46%) FTP
6 10 (0.41%) Broadband
7 9 (0.37%) NAS
8 8 (0.33%) 4G
9 7 (0.29%) LTE
9 7 (0.29%) Firewall
10 6 (0.25%) ATM
10 6 (0.25%) GPRS
10 6 (0.25%) GSM
10 6 (0.25%) LAN
10 6 (0.25%) UMTS
10 6 (0.25%) WAN
10 6 (0.25%) Extranet
10 6 (0.25%) HTTP
10 6 (0.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 869 (35.98%) SQL Server
2 866 (35.86%) Data Warehouse
3 787 (32.59%) BusinessObjects
4 491 (20.33%) QlikView
5 396 (16.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 393 (16.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 305 (12.63%) Crystal Reports
8 252 (10.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 219 (9.07%) Oracle Database
10 208 (8.61%) SAP BW
11 204 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
12 179 (7.41%) BusinessObjects XI
13 170 (7.04%) SAP BI
13 170 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
14 169 (7.00%) Relational Database
15 160 (6.63%) SAP Data Services
16 158 (6.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
17 151 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
18 133 (5.51%) Oracle Database 11g
19 129 (5.34%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 52 (2.15%) Toad
2 45 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 30 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
5 26 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 22 (0.91%) LSMW
7 17 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
9 14 (0.58%) Subversion
10 12 (0.50%) Ant
10 12 (0.50%) JUnit
10 12 (0.50%) ERwin
11 11 (0.46%) JIRA
12 9 (0.37%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.33%) ClearCase
13 8 (0.33%) PVCS
13 8 (0.33%) Hudson
14 5 (0.21%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.21%) Axure RP
General
1 744 (30.81%) Finance
2 199 (8.24%) Banking
3 186 (7.70%) Marketing
4 124 (5.13%) Retail
5 108 (4.47%) Investment Banking
6 87 (3.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 83 (3.44%) Telecoms
8 45 (1.86%) Advertising
9 42 (1.74%) Games
10 35 (1.45%) Publishing
11 34 (1.41%) Manufacturing
12 33 (1.37%) Front Office
13 24 (0.99%) French Language
14 22 (0.91%) Legal
14 22 (0.91%) General Ledger
15 20 (0.83%) German Language
16 18 (0.75%) Spanish Language
17 17 (0.70%) Back Office
17 17 (0.70%) Financial Institution
18 16 (0.66%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 725 (30.02%) Developer
2 654 (27.08%) Analyst
3 435 (18.01%) Consultant
4 215 (8.90%) Business Analyst
5 210 (8.70%) Architect
5 210 (8.70%) Business Developer
5 210 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 155 (6.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 153 (6.34%) SAP Consultant
7 153 (6.34%) Business Consultant
8 135 (5.59%) SQL Developer
9 116 (4.80%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 110 (4.55%) Business Objects Developer
11 104 (4.31%) Data Analyst
12 91 (3.77%) MI Analyst
13 87 (3.60%) Applications Support
14 73 (3.02%) Business Objects Consultant
15 71 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
16 68 (2.82%) Support Analyst
17 61 (2.53%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (11.10%) .NET
2 172 (7.12%) XML
3 91 (3.77%) HTML
4 88 (3.64%) Web Services
5 67 (2.77%) ASP.NET
6 49 (2.03%) Middleware
6 49 (2.03%) MDX
7 46 (1.90%) SAP XI
8 34 (1.41%) CSS
9 28 (1.16%) J2EE
10 27 (1.12%) XSLT
10 27 (1.12%) Ajax
11 22 (0.91%) SAP PI
12 18 (0.75%) JMX
12 18 (0.75%) EJB
12 18 (0.75%) JAXB
12 18 (0.75%) XML Schema
12 18 (0.75%) JSF
12 18 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (0.75%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 162 (6.71%) Management Information System
2 124 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 111 (4.60%) Visualisation
4 96 (3.98%) Data Integration
5 53 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 48 (1.99%) Mainframe
7 41 (1.70%) Statistics
8 35 (1.45%) Mathematics
9 29 (1.20%) Blog
10 28 (1.16%) Credit Risk
11 27 (1.12%) FMCG
11 27 (1.12%) Reference Data
12 26 (1.08%) Kindle
13 20 (0.83%) Data Conversion
14 19 (0.79%) Derivative
14 19 (0.79%) Equities
15 17 (0.70%) Social Media
15 17 (0.70%) Data Extraction
15 17 (0.70%) PMI
16 14 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 172 (7.12%) UNIX
2 147 (6.09%) Windows
3 82 (3.40%) Linux
4 40 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (1.33%) Solaris
7 9 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.17%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.12%) HPUX
10 2 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.083%) Android
11 1 (0.041%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.041%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.041%) zOS
11 1 (0.041%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1419 (58.76%) Business Intelligence
2 723 (29.94%) ETL
3 394 (16.31%) Analytics
4 347 (14.37%) Data Modelling
5 234 (9.69%) CRM
6 210 (8.70%) Project Management
7 192 (7.95%) Data Management
8 182 (7.54%) Data Analysis
9 169 (7.00%) Migration
10 168 (6.96%) Agile Software Development
11 154 (6.38%) ERP
12 133 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 127 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
14 123 (5.09%) Business Analysis
15 119 (4.93%) Data Migration
16 109 (4.51%) Performance Management
16 109 (4.51%) Dimensional Modelling
17 102 (4.22%) ITIL
18 94 (3.89%) Information Management
19 90 (3.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1233 (51.06%) SQL
2 231 (9.57%) PL/SQL
3 221 (9.15%) T-SQL
4 210 (8.70%) Java
5 125 (5.18%) VB
6 124 (5.13%) C#
7 119 (4.93%) JavaScript
8 69 (2.86%) VBA
9 58 (2.40%) ABAP
9 58 (2.40%) C++
10 48 (1.99%) PHP
10 48 (1.99%) VB.NET
11 37 (1.53%) R
12 34 (1.41%) C
13 32 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 27 (1.12%) Perl
15 26 (1.08%) Python
16 20 (0.83%) PowerShell
17 16 (0.66%) VB6
18 15 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 322 (13.33%) Degree
2 33 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 23 (0.95%) PMI Certification
4 21 (0.87%) ACCA
5 20 (0.83%) CIMA
6 17 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (0.66%) MBA
7 16 (0.66%) ISEB
8 10 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.41%) MCITP
8 10 (0.41%) SC Cleared
9 9 (0.37%) SAP Certification
9 9 (0.37%) MCDBA
10 8 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.25%) PMP
12 5 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.21%) Postgraduate
12 5 (0.21%) MCAD
12 5 (0.21%) MCSD
13 4 (0.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (6.17%) QA
2 57 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 34 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 31 (1.28%) SLA
5 17 (0.70%) COBIT
6 12 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.17%) Basel II
9 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.041%) HL7
11 1 (0.041%) GAAP
System Software
1 18 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.33%) vCloud
4 7 (0.29%) vSphere
5 4 (0.17%) HDFS
6 3 (0.12%) SAP ITS
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.083%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.083%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.041%) XenApp
8 1 (0.041%) Xen
8 1 (0.041%) NFS
8 1 (0.041%) RACF
8 1 (0.041%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (0.54%) OpenSSO
3 7 (0.29%) Netcool
4 6 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.17%) Control-M
7 3 (0.12%) ServiceCenter
7 3 (0.12%) OpenView
8 2 (0.083%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.083%) NSN NetAct
9 1 (0.041%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.041%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.041%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.041%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.041%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.041%) HP UCMDB
9 1 (0.041%) SCCM
9 1 (0.041%) SCOM
9 1 (0.041%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 837 (34.66%) Oracle
2 753 (31.18%) SAP
3 456 (18.88%) Cognos
4 453 (18.76%) Microsoft
5 271 (11.22%) Informatica
6 254 (10.52%) Tableau
7 171 (7.08%) MicroStrategy
8 112 (4.64%) Teradata
9 105 (4.35%) IBM
10 85 (3.52%) Sybase
11 79 (3.27%) Hyperion
12 45 (1.86%) Siebel
13 43 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
14 40 (1.66%) Ab Initio
15 35 (1.45%) HP
16 31 (1.28%) Google
17 29 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
18 27 (1.12%) Northgate
18 27 (1.12%) Netezza
18 27 (1.12%) Talend
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Dependant on Experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
Romford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £92000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Maximum £35,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands
Xoserve
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JPS Selection
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,500 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago