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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 514 440 454
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +14
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 442 541 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.51% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.28% 1.61% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 297 439 516
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £54,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +14.73%

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
34539 33505 35679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.30% 31.62% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 29055 28994 31302
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 2014 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 2 October 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 -41 407 £50,000 -9.09% 82
London -49 147 £60,000 +4.34% 24
South East -16 76 £47,500 -13.63% 12
North West +8 69 £52,500 -5.40% 10
Manchester 0 38 £52,500 -5.40% 10
East of England 0 25 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Surrey -23 24 £65,000 - 1
West Midlands -30 23 £50,000 -9.09% 11
Hampshire +4 22 £39,626 -11.94% 8
Yorkshire -36 22 £36,250 -4.60% 4
City of London -22 21 £57,500 +7.47% 11
Cambridgeshire +11 19 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Birmingham -24 17 £52,500 -22.22% 9
Farnborough +9 16 - - 5
South West -5 16 £40,000 +32.23% 1
East Midlands -6 15 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Egham -10 15 - -
Wiltshire +11 13 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Northamptonshire -21 13 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Cambridge -4 12 £44,000 -12.00% 2
Berkshire -12 11 £75,000 +46.34% 1
West Yorkshire -30 11 £34,750 -26.84% 4
Northampton -18 10 £42,500 -5.55% 3
West Sussex -7 8 £42,500 -13.26%
Swindon - 8 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire -9 7 £47,500 +11.76%
Scotland -46 7 £54,000 +35.00% 1
Wakefield - 7 £35,000 -
Warrington - 7 £47,500 -
East Yorkshire +5 6 £46,250 +68.18%

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 789 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 766 (97.08%) SAP
3 475 (60.20%) Business Intelligence
4 239 (30.29%) SQL
5 230 (29.15%) Finance
6 218 (27.63%) SQL Server
7 210 (26.62%) Oracle
8 208 (26.36%) Data Warehouse
9 196 (24.84%) SAP BW
10 187 (23.70%) ETL
11 142 (18.00%) SAP BI
12 140 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
13 138 (17.49%) SAP BPC
14 134 (16.98%) SAP Data Services
15 119 (15.08%) Analytics
16 117 (14.83%) Degree
17 109 (13.81%) Cognos
18 106 (13.43%) Microsoft
19 104 (13.18%) SAP HANA
20 101 (12.80%) QlikView
21 100 (12.67%) ERP
22 98 (12.42%) Migration
22 98 (12.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 97 (12.29%) Data Modelling
24 96 (12.17%) ABAP
25 80 (10.14%) MS Excel
26 79 (10.01%) QA
27 78 (9.89%) Informatica
28 75 (9.51%) Project Management
29 68 (8.62%) Hyperion

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 59 (7.48%) SAS
2 54 (6.84%) NetWeaver
3 17 (2.15%) Apache
4 14 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (1.77%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.27%) FileNet
5 10 (1.27%) CMS
5 10 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 8 (1.01%) Documentum
6 8 (1.01%) TIBCO EMS
7 6 (0.76%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.63%) SAP Portal
8 5 (0.63%) IIS
9 4 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 80 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.56%) MS Office
3 12 (1.52%) SPSS
4 8 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.63%) PowerPivot
5 5 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 138 (17.49%) SAP BPC
2 41 (5.20%) SAP ERP
3 31 (3.93%) SAP FI
4 26 (3.30%) Cognos TM1
4 26 (3.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 21 (2.66%) SAP FI/CO
5 21 (2.66%) SAP CO
5 21 (2.66%) HFM
6 20 (2.53%) SAP CRM
6 20 (2.53%) Cognos Controller
6 20 (2.53%) Hyperion Planning
7 19 (2.41%) Cognos Planning
8 14 (1.77%) SAP APO
9 13 (1.65%) Oracle Applications
10 12 (1.52%) SAP HCM
10 12 (1.52%) SAP MDM
11 11 (1.39%) SAP SCM
12 9 (1.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
13 8 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
13 8 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.15%) Internet
2 11 (1.39%) LAN
2 11 (1.39%) WAN
3 9 (1.14%) WAAS
4 8 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.63%) DNS
6 3 (0.38%) Firewall
7 2 (0.25%) HTTP
8 1 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.13%) SSL
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (27.63%) SQL Server
2 208 (26.36%) Data Warehouse
3 196 (24.84%) SAP BW
4 142 (18.00%) SAP BI
5 134 (16.98%) SAP Data Services
6 104 (13.18%) SAP HANA
7 101 (12.80%) QlikView
8 98 (12.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 55 (6.97%) Crystal Reports
10 49 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 49 (6.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 49 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 42 (5.32%) Big Data
11 42 (5.32%) Oracle Database
12 41 (5.20%) Oracle Reports
13 40 (5.07%) Relational Database
14 33 (4.18%) BusinessObjects XI
15 30 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (3.68%) Essbase
17 28 (3.55%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (3.93%) LSMW
2 14 (1.77%) Hudson
3 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 8 (1.01%) Subversion
3 8 (1.01%) ClearCase
4 5 (0.63%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.38%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.38%) ERwin
7 2 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 230 (29.15%) Finance
2 65 (8.24%) Banking
3 49 (6.21%) Retail
4 44 (5.58%) Marketing
5 34 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 31 (3.93%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.03%) Investment Banking
8 15 (1.90%) Legal
9 14 (1.77%) Games
10 13 (1.65%) General Ledger
11 12 (1.52%) Publishing
12 8 (1.01%) French Language
12 8 (1.01%) Spanish Language
13 6 (0.76%) Law
13 6 (0.76%) Advertising
13 6 (0.76%) Electronics
14 5 (0.63%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.51%) Local Government
16 3 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 298 (37.77%) Consultant
2 175 (22.18%) SAP Consultant
3 141 (17.87%) Developer
4 131 (16.60%) Analyst
5 101 (12.80%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 73 (9.25%) Business Consultant
7 66 (8.37%) Business Objects Consultant
8 64 (8.11%) Senior Consultant
8 64 (8.11%) Business Developer
9 61 (7.73%) Architect
10 55 (6.97%) Business Objects Developer
11 53 (6.72%) Business Analyst
12 41 (5.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 40 (5.07%) SAP Manager
14 39 (4.94%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
15 38 (4.82%) SAP BI Consultant
15 38 (4.82%) SAP Analyst
15 38 (4.82%) SAP BPC Consultant
16 37 (4.69%) SAP Developer
17 31 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.21%) SAP XI
2 43 (5.45%) .NET
3 27 (3.42%) EDI
4 23 (2.92%) SAP Basis
5 22 (2.79%) Web Services
6 17 (2.15%) Middleware
7 14 (1.77%) SAP PI
8 13 (1.65%) BAPI
9 12 (1.52%) HTML
10 11 (1.39%) XML
11 8 (1.01%) ASP.NET
11 8 (1.01%) MDX
11 8 (1.01%) Apache Flex
12 7 (0.89%) jQuery
12 7 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (0.89%) ODBC
13 6 (0.76%) Web Dynpro
14 4 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 3 (0.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 3 (0.38%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 140 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.94%) Management Information System
3 34 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.93%) Data Integration
5 29 (3.68%) Data Conversion
6 27 (3.42%) Visualisation
7 23 (2.92%) Data Structures
8 19 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.90%) FMCG
10 8 (1.01%) Algorithms
10 8 (1.01%) Statistics
10 8 (1.01%) Reference Data
11 6 (0.76%) DTV
11 6 (0.76%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.51%) User Experience
12 4 (0.51%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.38%) Clustering
13 3 (0.38%) Informatics
13 3 (0.38%) AS400
13 3 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.31%) Windows
2 24 (3.04%) Linux
2 24 (3.04%) UNIX
3 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.13%) Android
5 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 475 (60.20%) Business Intelligence
2 187 (23.70%) ETL
3 119 (15.08%) Analytics
4 100 (12.67%) ERP
5 98 (12.42%) Migration
6 97 (12.29%) Data Modelling
7 75 (9.51%) Project Management
8 64 (8.11%) CRM
8 64 (8.11%) Data Migration
9 60 (7.60%) SAP Implementation
10 57 (7.22%) Data Analysis
11 53 (6.72%) Performance Management
12 50 (6.34%) Logistics
12 50 (6.34%) Information Management
13 45 (5.70%) Kimball Methodology
14 39 (4.94%) Data Management
14 39 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 38 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
16 36 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 239 (30.29%) SQL
2 96 (12.17%) ABAP
3 54 (6.84%) Java
4 47 (5.96%) T-SQL
5 27 (3.42%) PL/SQL
6 19 (2.41%) C
7 13 (1.65%) VB
8 12 (1.52%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.39%) Perl
9 11 (1.39%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.39%) R
10 10 (1.27%) C#
10 10 (1.27%) Python
11 6 (0.76%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.63%) RPG
12 5 (0.63%) VB6
13 4 (0.51%) VBA
14 3 (0.38%) C++
15 2 (0.25%) PHP
15 2 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 117 (14.83%) Degree
2 19 (2.41%) ACCA
2 19 (2.41%) CIMA
3 15 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.39%) ISEB
5 4 (0.51%) SAP Certification
5 4 (0.51%) SAS Certification
6 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.13%) MCP
7 1 (0.13%) MBCS
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (10.01%) QA
2 17 (2.15%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.89%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) GAAP
5 1 (0.13%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.25%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.13%) Control-M
3 1 (0.13%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.13%) AppManager
3 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.13%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 789 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 766 (97.08%) SAP
3 210 (26.62%) Oracle
4 109 (13.81%) Cognos
5 106 (13.43%) Microsoft
6 78 (9.89%) Informatica
7 68 (8.62%) Hyperion
8 50 (6.34%) MicroStrategy
9 40 (5.07%) IBM
10 39 (4.94%) Tableau
11 38 (4.82%) Teradata
12 24 (3.04%) JD Edwards
13 18 (2.28%) PeopleSoft
14 17 (2.15%) Ab Initio
15 13 (1.65%) Siebel
15 13 (1.65%) JBoss
16 12 (1.52%) Sybase
16 12 (1.52%) TIBCO
17 10 (1.27%) Netezza
18 9 (1.14%) Ipanema Technologies
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