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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 248 272 191
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -81
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 1304 1214 1626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.04% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.88% 3.36% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 949 1333
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -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
33629 36148 34072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.80% 31.03% 31.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28380 30867 29349
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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
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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 +21 1183 £47,500 -2.06% 151
London +2 540 £55,000 +10.00% 68
South East +20 216 £45,000 -10.00% 19
City of London +22 141 £55,000 +4.76% 23
West Midlands +10 89 £40,000 +5.26% 5
South West +43 86 £45,000 +16.89% 20
East Midlands +58 79 £45,000 +32.84% 4
North West +10 77 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Yorkshire -4 66 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Scotland +31 53 £39,750 -20.50% 4
Surrey -4 52 £41,500 -36.15% 8
Glasgow +40 46 £38,600 -10.23% 4
West Yorkshire -5 46 £32,500 -21.21% 10
Berkshire +10 45 £52,500 +10.52% 4
East of England -8 43 £42,500 +13.33% 6
Manchester +10 41 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +31 37 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Hampshire +25 37 £57,500 +84.00% 1
Wiltshire +19 37 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Milton Keynes +26 35 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +17 29 £46,250 +41.22% 7
Reading +23 28 £50,000 -2.43% 3
Birmingham -7 28 £43,500 +3.57% 3
Northamptonshire +28 26 £35,000 +20.68% 1
Leicestershire - 25 £45,000 -
Swindon +32 24 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Leeds -2 22 £31,500 -30.00% 5
Kent +12 21 £35,750 -28.50% 2
Northampton +22 20 £32,500 +12.06%
Derbyshire +14 20 £45,000 -

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 1729 (65.74%) Business Intelligence
2 1252 (47.60%) SQL
3 1107 (42.09%) SAP
4 977 (37.15%) Data Warehouse
5 854 (32.47%) Finance
6 814 (30.95%) Oracle
7 687 (26.12%) SQL Server
8 606 (23.04%) ETL
9 531 (20.19%) Microsoft
10 496 (18.86%) Analytics
11 494 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
12 473 (17.98%) SAP BW
13 409 (15.55%) QlikView
14 403 (15.32%) SAP BI
15 381 (14.49%) Data Modelling
16 368 (13.99%) SAS
17 365 (13.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 363 (13.80%) Tableau
19 354 (13.46%) MS Excel
20 344 (13.08%) Degree
21 332 (12.62%) Cognos
22 321 (12.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 303 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
24 288 (10.95%) Project Management
25 287 (10.91%) SAP HANA
26 270 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
27 258 (9.81%) Banking
28 252 (9.58%) Retail
28 252 (9.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
29 246 (9.35%) Java

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 368 (13.99%) SAS
2 121 (4.60%) NetWeaver
3 98 (3.73%) SharePoint
4 45 (1.71%) WebSphere
5 35 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 34 (1.29%) CICS
7 32 (1.22%) MQSeries
8 30 (1.14%) SAP Portal
9 25 (0.95%) SAP EP
10 21 (0.80%) IIS
10 21 (0.80%) Confluence
11 17 (0.65%) CMS
12 13 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (0.49%) Apache
12 13 (0.49%) PowerExchange
13 12 (0.46%) JBoss
13 12 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (0.42%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.30%) Joomla!
16 7 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 354 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 112 (4.26%) SPSS
3 100 (3.80%) MS Office
4 43 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (1.56%) MS Visio
6 37 (1.41%) PowerPivot
7 26 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.23%) MS Project
9 3 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 3 (0.11%) ProjectWise
10 2 (0.076%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.038%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 115 (4.37%) SAP BPC
2 40 (1.52%) SAP FI
3 36 (1.37%) SAP SRM
4 35 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 24 (0.91%) SAP CO
6 23 (0.87%) SAP CRM
6 23 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
6 23 (0.87%) SAP ERP
7 22 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 16 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
9 15 (0.57%) SAP MM
10 12 (0.46%) Agresso
11 11 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
12 9 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (0.30%) Aareon QL
14 7 (0.27%) Orchard Housing
14 7 (0.27%) SAP SD
14 7 (0.27%) WebTrends
14 7 (0.27%) SAP MDM
14 7 (0.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.57%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.27%) SaaS
4 6 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.19%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.15%) Office 365
7 2 (0.076%) PaaS
7 2 (0.076%) SmartFocus
7 2 (0.076%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (0.80%) Internet
2 14 (0.53%) WAN
2 14 (0.53%) LAN
2 14 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 11 (0.42%) DNS
4 10 (0.38%) Firewall
5 8 (0.30%) SAN
5 8 (0.30%) Intranet
5 8 (0.30%) DHCP
6 5 (0.19%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.19%) PBX
6 5 (0.19%) NAS
7 4 (0.15%) TETRA
7 4 (0.15%) Wireless
7 4 (0.15%) WebEx
8 3 (0.11%) 3G
8 3 (0.11%) VPN
8 3 (0.11%) SSL
9 2 (0.076%) Broadband
9 2 (0.076%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 977 (37.15%) Data Warehouse
2 687 (26.12%) SQL Server
3 473 (17.98%) SAP BW
4 409 (15.55%) QlikView
5 403 (15.32%) SAP BI
6 365 (13.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 321 (12.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 287 (10.91%) SAP HANA
9 252 (9.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 235 (8.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 223 (8.48%) Crystal Reports
12 188 (7.15%) Big Data
13 176 (6.69%) Relational Database
14 168 (6.39%) Oracle Database
15 160 (6.08%) Oracle Reports
15 160 (6.08%) SAP Data Services
16 159 (6.05%) Oracle BI EE
17 152 (5.78%) BusinessObjects XI
18 129 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
19 115 (4.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 69 (2.62%) Toad
2 53 (2.02%) Visual Studio
3 45 (1.71%) Talend Open Studio
4 24 (0.91%) LSMW
5 22 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (0.80%) Subversion
7 16 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (0.57%) Maven
9 12 (0.46%) PowerDesigner
9 12 (0.46%) ERwin
10 10 (0.38%) JIRA
10 10 (0.38%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.27%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.23%) JUnit
12 6 (0.23%) Axure RP
13 5 (0.19%) NWDS
13 5 (0.19%) TestDirector
13 5 (0.19%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
14 4 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 854 (32.47%) Finance
2 258 (9.81%) Banking
3 252 (9.58%) Retail
4 146 (5.55%) Marketing
5 76 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 65 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 49 (1.86%) Investment Banking
8 43 (1.63%) Advertising
9 39 (1.48%) Billing
10 34 (1.29%) Publishing
11 31 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (1.14%) Games
13 19 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 18 (0.68%) Multimedia
15 16 (0.61%) Financial Institution
16 15 (0.57%) Law
17 14 (0.53%) Legal
17 14 (0.53%) General Ledger
17 14 (0.53%) Local Government
18 9 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 716 (27.22%) Developer
2 714 (27.15%) Analyst
3 574 (21.83%) Consultant
4 293 (11.14%) SAP Consultant
5 284 (10.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 227 (8.63%) Business Analyst
7 215 (8.17%) Business Developer
8 202 (7.68%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 173 (6.58%) Business Objects Developer
10 156 (5.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 150 (5.70%) Architect
12 103 (3.92%) Senior Analyst
13 102 (3.88%) SAP BI Consultant
14 100 (3.80%) SAP BW Consultant
15 97 (3.69%) SAP Developer
16 93 (3.54%) MI Analyst
16 93 (3.54%) Business Consultant
17 87 (3.31%) Data Analyst
18 85 (3.23%) Senior Developer
19 74 (2.81%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (7.19%) .NET
2 103 (3.92%) HTML
3 83 (3.16%) Web Services
4 79 (3.00%) SAP Basis
5 71 (2.70%) CSS
6 70 (2.66%) XML
7 69 (2.62%) ASP.NET
8 59 (2.24%) SAP PI
9 52 (1.98%) SAP XI
10 40 (1.52%) Web Dynpro
11 36 (1.37%) J2EE
12 33 (1.25%) ISPF
13 32 (1.22%) WebSphere MQ
14 28 (1.06%) Spring
14 28 (1.06%) Ajax
15 26 (0.99%) jQuery
16 25 (0.95%) JSP
17 22 (0.84%) HTML5
18 19 (0.72%) MDX
19 18 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 494 (18.78%) Analytical Skills
2 216 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 168 (6.39%) Visualisation
4 114 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 91 (3.46%) Data Integration
6 66 (2.51%) Mathematics
7 55 (2.09%) FMCG
8 51 (1.94%) Data Structures
9 50 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
10 48 (1.83%) User Experience
11 36 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
11 36 (1.37%) Mainframe
12 33 (1.25%) Freedom of Information Act
13 32 (1.22%) Statistics
14 25 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (0.95%) Credit Risk
15 24 (0.91%) Market Risk
16 22 (0.84%) GIS
17 19 (0.72%) Data Centre
18 18 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 178 (6.77%) Windows
2 177 (6.73%) UNIX
3 125 (4.75%) Linux
4 43 (1.63%) Solaris
4 43 (1.63%) AIX
5 33 (1.25%) MVS
6 28 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (0.53%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.30%) HPUX
10 7 (0.27%) Android
11 4 (0.15%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.15%) SUSE
12 2 (0.076%) CentOS
12 2 (0.076%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.076%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.076%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.038%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.038%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 1729 (65.74%) Business Intelligence
2 606 (23.04%) ETL
3 496 (18.86%) Analytics
4 381 (14.49%) Data Modelling
5 303 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
6 288 (10.95%) Project Management
7 270 (10.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 243 (9.24%) Data Analysis
9 233 (8.86%) Data Management
10 196 (7.45%) Business Analysis
11 191 (7.26%) CRM
12 161 (6.12%) ITIL
13 146 (5.55%) SDLC
14 130 (4.94%) Migration
15 119 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
16 117 (4.45%) Information Management
17 112 (4.26%) Dimensional Modelling
18 105 (3.99%) Mentoring
19 102 (3.88%) Kimball Methodology
19 102 (3.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1252 (47.60%) SQL
2 246 (9.35%) Java
3 208 (7.91%) ABAP
4 193 (7.34%) T-SQL
5 192 (7.30%) PL/SQL
6 131 (4.98%) C#
7 84 (3.19%) VBA
8 80 (3.04%) R
9 75 (2.85%) JavaScript
10 65 (2.47%) VB
11 56 (2.13%) Python
12 52 (1.98%) Perl
13 48 (1.83%) Shell Script
14 44 (1.67%) VB.NET
15 33 (1.25%) JCL
16 31 (1.18%) PHP
17 26 (0.99%) C
18 24 (0.91%) PowerShell
19 18 (0.68%) COBOL
20 15 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 344 (13.08%) Degree
2 53 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 35 (1.33%) ISEB
4 31 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 29 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (1.03%) PMP
7 26 (0.99%) SAP Certification
8 22 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (0.65%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.49%) MCTS
10 13 (0.49%) MCITP
10 13 (0.49%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.46%) SAS Certification
12 8 (0.30%) CCA
12 8 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.27%) CITP
14 5 (0.19%) MBA
14 5 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (4.22%) QA
2 74 (2.81%) Data Quality
3 70 (2.66%) SLA
4 29 (1.10%) Basel II
5 27 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.68%) Basel III
6 18 (0.68%) CRD IV
7 9 (0.34%) Solvency II
8 5 (0.19%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.076%) TickIT
11 1 (0.038%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.038%) COBIT
11 1 (0.038%) P3O
System Software
1 14 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.23%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.076%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.038%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.038%) XenApp
6 1 (0.038%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.038%) vCloud
6 1 (0.038%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.038%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 35 (1.33%) Tivoli
2 25 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (0.76%) Control-M
4 6 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.15%) Nagios
6 3 (0.11%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.11%) MOM
6 3 (0.11%) SCCM
7 2 (0.076%) SCOM
7 2 (0.076%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.076%) ArcSight ESM
8 1 (0.038%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.038%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.038%) SCSM
8 1 (0.038%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.038%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1107 (42.09%) SAP
2 814 (30.95%) Oracle
3 531 (20.19%) Microsoft
4 363 (13.80%) Tableau
5 332 (12.62%) Cognos
6 198 (7.53%) Informatica
7 185 (7.03%) MicroStrategy
8 161 (6.12%) Teradata
9 157 (5.97%) IBM
10 70 (2.66%) Ab Initio
11 64 (2.43%) Netezza
12 58 (2.21%) Hyperion
13 45 (1.71%) Sybase
13 45 (1.71%) Talend
14 29 (1.10%) DataFlux
15 27 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (0.84%) VMware
17 20 (0.76%) Jaspersoft
18 19 (0.72%) Google
19 18 (0.68%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: NA
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k-£60k+performance bonus+pension+healthcare&more.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
MidlandHR
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + (Dependent on role) + Bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60 - 100k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday