The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 268 263 202
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -61
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 1181 1270 1518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.09% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.51% 3.53% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 942 982 1253
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33682 35940 33727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.35% 30.87% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28524 30307 29084
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend

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

BusinessObjects Salary Trend in the UK

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

BusinessObjects Salary Histogram in the UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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 -15 1067 £47,500 - 147
London -48 464 £55,000 +10.00% 60
South East -4 210 £45,000 -18.18% 24
City of London +5 116 £57,500 +5.50% 22
East Midlands +61 87 £45,000 +19.60% 6
South West +20 72 £45,000 +20.00% 18
West Midlands -10 70 £40,000 -3.61% 10
Yorkshire +5 66 £36,250 -9.37% 9
Berkshire +26 62 £51,250 +13.88% 9
Scotland +29 56 £45,000 -10.00% 8
West Yorkshire +13 53 £35,000 -17.64% 8
East of England -19 48 £42,500 +15.64% 4
North West -35 48 £43,500 -8.42% 9
Glasgow +32 45 £41,500 -3.48% 6
Surrey -3 45 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Reading +26 40 £50,000 -23.07% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 40 £42,500 +21.42%
Milton Keynes - 36 £42,500 -
Wiltshire +25 35 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Northamptonshire +33 31 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Hampshire +20 27 £62,500 +123.21% 4
Swindon +32 26 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Northampton +17 26 £33,750 -20.58% 2
Derbyshire +10 25 £45,000 +16.12% 2
Birmingham -8 25 £43,500 +3.57% 5
Manchester -28 25 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Leicestershire - 23 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +12 19 £47,500 - 2
Leeds -9 18 £33,000 -22.35% 2
Leicester - 17 £58,000 -

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 1644 (65.89%) Business Intelligence
2 1194 (47.86%) SQL
3 1025 (41.08%) SAP
4 909 (36.43%) Data Warehouse
5 801 (32.10%) Finance
6 769 (30.82%) Oracle
7 655 (26.25%) SQL Server
8 574 (23.01%) ETL
9 495 (19.84%) Microsoft
10 473 (18.96%) Analytics
11 460 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
12 449 (18.00%) SAP BW
13 398 (15.95%) SAP BI
14 365 (14.63%) QlikView
15 346 (13.87%) SAS
16 345 (13.83%) Data Modelling
17 336 (13.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 331 (13.27%) Tableau
19 329 (13.19%) Degree
20 320 (12.83%) Cognos
21 318 (12.75%) MS Excel
22 289 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
23 288 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 268 (10.74%) Retail
25 267 (10.70%) SAP HANA
26 260 (10.42%) Project Management
27 253 (10.14%) Data Analysis
27 253 (10.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
28 252 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
29 246 (9.86%) Banking

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 346 (13.87%) SAS
2 136 (5.45%) NetWeaver
3 91 (3.65%) SharePoint
4 35 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 31 (1.24%) SAP Portal
6 29 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
7 28 (1.12%) CICS
8 27 (1.08%) MQSeries
8 27 (1.08%) SAP EP
9 19 (0.76%) IIS
10 15 (0.60%) CMS
10 15 (0.60%) Confluence
11 14 (0.56%) PowerExchange
12 13 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 12 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.44%) Apache
15 9 (0.36%) JBoss
16 7 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
17 6 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
18 5 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 318 (12.75%) MS Excel
2 107 (4.29%) SPSS
3 83 (3.33%) MS Office
4 39 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (1.56%) PowerPivot
5 32 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.24%) MS Project
8 4 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
9 3 (0.12%) ProjectWise
9 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.080%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.040%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 106 (4.25%) SAP BPC
2 41 (1.64%) SAP SRM
3 35 (1.40%) SAP FI
4 31 (1.24%) SAP ERP
5 30 (1.20%) SAP CRM
6 27 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 22 (0.88%) SAP CO
8 21 (0.84%) SAP FI/CO
9 20 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 19 (0.76%) SAP MM
11 18 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
12 12 (0.48%) Agresso
13 11 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
14 10 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
15 9 (0.36%) SAP SD
16 8 (0.32%) SAP HCM
17 7 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
17 7 (0.28%) WebTrends
17 7 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
17 7 (0.28%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.60%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.24%) Office 365
4 5 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.20%) SaaS
5 4 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.080%) PaaS
7 2 (0.080%) SmartFocus
8 1 (0.040%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.040%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.64%) TCP/IP
1 16 (0.64%) Internet
2 14 (0.56%) LAN
2 14 (0.56%) WAN
3 11 (0.44%) Firewall
4 9 (0.36%) DNS
5 8 (0.32%) SAN
5 8 (0.32%) DHCP
6 5 (0.20%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.20%) PBX
7 4 (0.16%) VPN
7 4 (0.16%) SSL
7 4 (0.16%) Wireless
7 4 (0.16%) NAS
7 4 (0.16%) WebEx
8 3 (0.12%) Intranet
8 3 (0.12%) 3G
9 2 (0.080%) Broadband
9 2 (0.080%) Telepresence
9 2 (0.080%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 909 (36.43%) Data Warehouse
2 655 (26.25%) SQL Server
3 449 (18.00%) SAP BW
4 398 (15.95%) SAP BI
5 365 (14.63%) QlikView
6 336 (13.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 288 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 267 (10.70%) SAP HANA
9 253 (10.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 214 (8.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 212 (8.50%) Crystal Reports
12 174 (6.97%) Big Data
13 150 (6.01%) SAP Data Services
14 148 (5.93%) Oracle Database
15 145 (5.81%) Oracle Reports
16 143 (5.73%) Relational Database
17 138 (5.53%) BusinessObjects XI
18 136 (5.45%) Oracle BI EE
19 128 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
20 109 (4.37%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 66 (2.65%) Toad
2 52 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 44 (1.76%) Talend Open Studio
4 26 (1.04%) LSMW
5 21 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (0.68%) Subversion
7 15 (0.60%) Maven
8 14 (0.56%) ERwin
9 11 (0.44%) PowerDesigner
9 11 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (0.40%) JIRA
11 8 (0.32%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.16%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.16%) NWDS
12 4 (0.16%) NuGet
12 4 (0.16%) Jenkins
13 3 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (0.12%) Ant
13 3 (0.12%) JUnit
13 3 (0.12%) TestDirector
General
1 801 (32.10%) Finance
2 268 (10.74%) Retail
3 246 (9.86%) Banking
4 142 (5.69%) Marketing
5 72 (2.89%) Manufacturing
6 64 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 47 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 40 (1.60%) Billing
9 33 (1.32%) Advertising
9 33 (1.32%) Games
10 32 (1.28%) Publishing
11 24 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (0.84%) Legal
13 18 (0.72%) Multimedia
13 18 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.52%) Local Government
14 13 (0.52%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.52%) Law
15 12 (0.48%) General Ledger
16 10 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 709 (28.42%) Developer
2 663 (26.57%) Analyst
3 522 (20.92%) Consultant
4 274 (10.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 254 (10.18%) SAP Consultant
6 219 (8.78%) Business Analyst
7 201 (8.06%) Business Developer
8 185 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 176 (7.05%) Business Objects Developer
10 151 (6.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 139 (5.57%) Architect
12 105 (4.21%) SAP Developer
13 103 (4.13%) Senior Analyst
14 94 (3.77%) SAP BI Consultant
15 89 (3.57%) Data Analyst
16 82 (3.29%) MI Analyst
17 80 (3.21%) Business Consultant
18 79 (3.17%) SAP BW Consultant
19 76 (3.05%) Senior Developer
20 70 (2.81%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (7.82%) .NET
2 96 (3.85%) HTML
3 93 (3.73%) SAP Basis
4 82 (3.29%) Web Services
5 74 (2.97%) CSS
6 66 (2.65%) SAP PI
7 63 (2.53%) ASP.NET
8 62 (2.48%) XML
9 56 (2.24%) SAP XI
10 42 (1.68%) Web Dynpro
11 30 (1.20%) J2EE
12 29 (1.16%) Spring
13 28 (1.12%) Ajax
14 27 (1.08%) ISPF
14 27 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
15 26 (1.04%) jQuery
16 21 (0.84%) JSP
17 20 (0.80%) HTML5
18 18 (0.72%) .NET Framework
18 18 (0.72%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 460 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
2 188 (7.54%) Management Information System
3 168 (6.73%) Visualisation
4 108 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 69 (2.77%) Data Integration
6 67 (2.69%) Mathematics
7 55 (2.20%) FMCG
8 53 (2.12%) Data Structures
9 49 (1.96%) User Experience
10 46 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
11 39 (1.56%) Statistics
12 38 (1.52%) Freedom of Information
13 33 (1.32%) Freedom of Information Act
14 29 (1.16%) Mainframe
14 29 (1.16%) GIS
15 24 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
16 22 (0.88%) Data Extraction
17 21 (0.84%) Market Risk
18 17 (0.68%) Derivative
19 16 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 179 (7.17%) Windows
2 171 (6.85%) UNIX
3 125 (5.01%) Linux
4 39 (1.56%) Solaris
5 33 (1.32%) AIX
6 32 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (1.08%) MVS
8 15 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.44%) Windows XP
10 8 (0.32%) HPUX
11 6 (0.24%) SUSE
12 5 (0.20%) Android
13 4 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.16%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.080%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.080%) CentOS
16 1 (0.040%) OS/390
16 1 (0.040%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1644 (65.89%) Business Intelligence
2 574 (23.01%) ETL
3 473 (18.96%) Analytics
4 345 (13.83%) Data Modelling
5 289 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
6 260 (10.42%) Project Management
7 253 (10.14%) Data Analysis
8 252 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 215 (8.62%) Data Management
10 177 (7.09%) CRM
11 169 (6.77%) Business Analysis
12 144 (5.77%) ITIL
13 134 (5.37%) SDLC
14 126 (5.05%) Migration
15 123 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
16 114 (4.57%) ERP
17 113 (4.53%) Dimensional Modelling
18 105 (4.21%) Information Management
19 97 (3.89%) Kimball Methodology
20 92 (3.69%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1194 (47.86%) SQL
2 235 (9.42%) Java
3 206 (8.26%) ABAP
4 178 (7.13%) T-SQL
5 174 (6.97%) PL/SQL
6 140 (5.61%) C#
7 75 (3.01%) JavaScript
8 74 (2.97%) R
9 67 (2.69%) VBA
10 56 (2.24%) VB
11 55 (2.20%) Python
12 54 (2.16%) Perl
13 47 (1.88%) Shell Script
14 34 (1.36%) C
15 33 (1.32%) VB.NET
16 27 (1.08%) JCL
17 23 (0.92%) PHP
18 20 (0.80%) PowerShell
19 18 (0.72%) C++
19 18 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 329 (13.19%) Degree
2 64 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.52%) ISEB
4 35 (1.40%) PMI Certification
5 30 (1.20%) PMP
6 27 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (0.68%) SAS Certification
7 17 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.64%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.56%) MCTS
10 13 (0.52%) MCITP
10 13 (0.52%) SAP Certification
11 12 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 11 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.36%) CITP
14 8 (0.32%) CCA
15 6 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
17 4 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (3.53%) QA
2 68 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 64 (2.57%) SLA
4 26 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 23 (0.92%) Basel II
6 13 (0.52%) Basel III
6 13 (0.52%) CRD IV
7 10 (0.40%) Solvency II
8 7 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.16%) TickIT
10 1 (0.040%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.040%) P3O
System Software
1 10 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (0.24%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.080%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.080%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.040%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.040%) XenApp
7 1 (0.040%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.040%) GridGain
7 1 (0.040%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (1.24%) Tivoli
2 23 (0.92%) Control-M
3 21 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.16%) Nagios
6 4 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.16%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.12%) SCCM
7 3 (0.12%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.080%) MOM
8 2 (0.080%) SCOM
8 2 (0.080%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.080%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.040%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.040%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.040%) SCSM
9 1 (0.040%) Jitterbit
9 1 (0.040%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.040%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1025 (41.08%) SAP
2 769 (30.82%) Oracle
3 495 (19.84%) Microsoft
4 331 (13.27%) Tableau
5 320 (12.83%) Cognos
6 205 (8.22%) Informatica
7 163 (6.53%) MicroStrategy
8 140 (5.61%) Teradata
9 138 (5.53%) IBM
10 69 (2.77%) Ab Initio
11 60 (2.40%) Netezza
12 57 (2.28%) Hyperion
13 51 (2.04%) Sybase
14 44 (1.76%) Talend
15 24 (0.96%) DataFlux
16 22 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
17 19 (0.76%) Adobe
18 17 (0.68%) HP
18 17 (0.68%) VMware
18 17 (0.68%) Alterian
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
KDR
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £85000.00 - £92000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Merseyside
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35k-40k
Posted: 14 hours ago
United Kingdom
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
KPRS
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40k - £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Banking Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wednesbury, West Midlands (County)
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + pension plus alot more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tyche Consulting Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago