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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 243 274 191
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -83
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 1312 1222 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.20% 1.04% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.89% 3.36% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1026 958 1326
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
33723 36330 34116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 31.05% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28448 31036 29378
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 £72,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 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 3 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 +10 1190 £47,500 -5.00% 154
London -5 544 £55,000 +6.79% 72
South East +10 215 £46,250 -7.50% 18
City of London +18 144 £55,000 +4.76% 25
West Midlands +25 94 £40,000 +3.22% 6
South West +49 85 £45,000 +12.50% 21
North West +15 81 £40,000 +8.10% 5
East Midlands +62 80 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Yorkshire +4 65 £34,000 -15.00% 15
Surrey +7 54 £41,500 -37.35% 8
Scotland +30 53 £39,750 -20.50% 6
Glasgow +43 46 £38,600 -10.23% 4
West Yorkshire 0 45 £32,500 -18.75% 9
Berkshire +11 43 £52,500 - 3
East of England +4 42 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Manchester +9 41 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire +26 38 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire +26 37 £57,500 +84.00% 1
Wiltshire +24 37 £46,000 +11.51% 1
Milton Keynes +24 36 £45,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +19 28 £46,250 +41.22% 8
Birmingham -2 28 £43,500 +3.57% 4
Reading +18 27 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Northamptonshire +19 26 £35,000 +21.73% 2
Leicestershire - 26 £45,000 -
Swindon +30 24 £48,750 - 1
Leeds -6 22 £31,500 -25.88% 4
Derbyshire +10 21 £45,000 -
Northampton +18 20 £32,500 +13.04% 1
Kent +6 20 £35,750 -28.50% 3

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 1730 (65.70%) Business Intelligence
2 1253 (47.59%) SQL
3 1105 (41.97%) SAP
4 975 (37.03%) Data Warehouse
5 851 (32.32%) Finance
6 808 (30.69%) Oracle
7 688 (26.13%) SQL Server
8 605 (22.98%) ETL
9 533 (20.24%) Microsoft
10 496 (18.84%) Analytics
10 496 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
11 471 (17.89%) SAP BW
12 412 (15.65%) QlikView
13 402 (15.27%) SAP BI
14 383 (14.55%) Data Modelling
15 367 (13.94%) SAS
16 366 (13.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 364 (13.82%) Tableau
18 354 (13.44%) MS Excel
19 347 (13.18%) Degree
20 331 (12.57%) Cognos
21 323 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 302 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
23 289 (10.98%) Project Management
24 288 (10.94%) SAP HANA
25 269 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
26 256 (9.72%) Banking
27 253 (9.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
28 250 (9.49%) Retail
29 247 (9.38%) Java

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 367 (13.94%) SAS
2 121 (4.60%) NetWeaver
3 98 (3.72%) SharePoint
4 46 (1.75%) 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 (13.44%) MS Excel
2 111 (4.22%) 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 25 (0.95%) 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
11 1 (0.038%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 116 (4.41%) SAP BPC
2 40 (1.52%) SAP FI
3 36 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 36 (1.37%) SAP SRM
4 24 (0.91%) SAP CO
5 23 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
6 22 (0.84%) SAP CRM
7 21 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 21 (0.80%) SAP ERP
8 16 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
9 15 (0.57%) SAP MM
10 12 (0.46%) Agresso
11 10 (0.38%) Cognos TM1
12 9 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
13 8 (0.30%) Aareon QL
14 7 (0.27%) SAP MDM
14 7 (0.27%) SAP SD
14 7 (0.27%) WebTrends
14 7 (0.27%) SAP HCM
14 7 (0.27%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.57%) Google Analytics
2 12 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (0.30%) 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
1 975 (37.03%) Data Warehouse
2 688 (26.13%) SQL Server
3 471 (17.89%) SAP BW
4 412 (15.65%) QlikView
5 402 (15.27%) SAP BI
6 366 (13.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 323 (12.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 288 (10.94%) SAP HANA
9 253 (9.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 235 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 223 (8.47%) Crystal Reports
12 189 (7.18%) Big Data
13 177 (6.72%) Relational Database
14 168 (6.38%) Oracle Database
15 160 (6.08%) Oracle Reports
15 160 (6.08%) Oracle BI EE
16 159 (6.04%) SAP Data Services
17 150 (5.70%) BusinessObjects XI
18 130 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
19 115 (4.37%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 69 (2.62%) Toad
2 53 (2.01%) 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%) Jenkins
11 9 (0.34%) JIRA
12 7 (0.27%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.23%) JUnit
13 6 (0.23%) Axure RP
14 5 (0.19%) NWDS
14 5 (0.19%) NuGet
14 5 (0.19%) IntelliJ
15 4 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
15 4 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 851 (32.32%) Finance
2 256 (9.72%) Banking
3 250 (9.49%) Retail
4 146 (5.55%) Marketing
5 75 (2.85%) Telecoms
6 65 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 47 (1.79%) Investment Banking
8 43 (1.63%) Advertising
9 39 (1.48%) Billing
10 35 (1.33%) Publishing
11 32 (1.22%) 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
16 15 (0.57%) General Ledger
17 14 (0.53%) Local Government
18 12 (0.46%) Legal
19 9 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 719 (27.31%) Developer
2 716 (27.19%) Analyst
3 577 (21.91%) Consultant
4 295 (11.20%) SAP Consultant
5 285 (10.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 224 (8.51%) Business Analyst
7 216 (8.20%) Business Developer
8 204 (7.75%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 174 (6.61%) Business Objects Developer
10 154 (5.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 150 (5.70%) Architect
12 102 (3.87%) SAP BI Consultant
13 101 (3.84%) Senior Analyst
14 100 (3.80%) SAP BW Consultant
15 98 (3.72%) SAP Developer
16 95 (3.61%) MI Analyst
16 95 (3.61%) Business Consultant
17 88 (3.34%) Data Analyst
18 85 (3.23%) Senior Developer
19 74 (2.81%) Business Objects Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (7.22%) .NET
2 104 (3.95%) HTML
3 83 (3.15%) Web Services
4 79 (3.00%) SAP Basis
5 71 (2.70%) CSS
6 70 (2.66%) ASP.NET
6 70 (2.66%) XML
7 60 (2.28%) SAP PI
8 51 (1.94%) SAP XI
9 40 (1.52%) Web Dynpro
10 36 (1.37%) J2EE
11 33 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
11 33 (1.25%) ISPF
12 29 (1.10%) Ajax
13 28 (1.06%) Spring
14 26 (0.99%) jQuery
15 25 (0.95%) JSP
16 23 (0.87%) HTML5
17 19 (0.72%) MDX
18 18 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 496 (18.84%) Analytical Skills
2 218 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 168 (6.38%) Visualisation
4 115 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 91 (3.46%) Data Integration
6 67 (2.54%) Mathematics
7 55 (2.09%) FMCG
8 53 (2.01%) Data Structures
9 50 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
10 48 (1.82%) User Experience
11 36 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
11 36 (1.37%) Mainframe
12 33 (1.25%) Statistics
12 33 (1.25%) Freedom of Information Act
13 25 (0.95%) Credit Risk
14 24 (0.91%) Market Risk
14 24 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
15 20 (0.76%) GIS
16 19 (0.72%) Data Centre
17 18 (0.68%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 174 (6.61%) Windows
2 172 (6.53%) UNIX
3 123 (4.67%) Linux
4 43 (1.63%) Solaris
4 43 (1.63%) AIX
5 33 (1.25%) MVS
6 27 (1.03%) 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%) OS/390
13 1 (0.038%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1730 (65.70%) Business Intelligence
2 605 (22.98%) ETL
3 496 (18.84%) Analytics
4 383 (14.55%) Data Modelling
5 302 (11.47%) Agile Software Development
6 289 (10.98%) Project Management
7 269 (10.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 243 (9.23%) Data Analysis
9 231 (8.77%) Data Management
10 196 (7.44%) Business Analysis
11 191 (7.25%) CRM
12 162 (6.15%) ITIL
13 146 (5.55%) SDLC
14 130 (4.94%) Migration
15 117 (4.44%) Information Management
16 116 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
17 110 (4.18%) Dimensional Modelling
18 105 (3.99%) Mentoring
19 102 (3.87%) Kimball Methodology
20 100 (3.80%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1253 (47.59%) SQL
2 247 (9.38%) Java
3 209 (7.94%) ABAP
4 193 (7.33%) T-SQL
5 191 (7.25%) PL/SQL
6 132 (5.01%) C#
7 88 (3.34%) VBA
8 81 (3.08%) R
9 76 (2.89%) JavaScript
10 66 (2.51%) VB
11 56 (2.13%) Python
12 50 (1.90%) Perl
13 47 (1.79%) 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
1 347 (13.18%) Degree
2 53 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.25%) 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
11 12 (0.46%) ISTQB
11 12 (0.46%) SAS Certification
12 8 (0.30%) CCA
12 8 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.27%) CITP
14 6 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.19%) MBA
15 5 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.25%) QA
2 74 (2.81%) Data Quality
3 69 (2.62%) 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 24 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 18 (0.68%) 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 1105 (41.97%) SAP
2 808 (30.69%) Oracle
3 533 (20.24%) Microsoft
4 364 (13.82%) Tableau
5 331 (12.57%) Cognos
6 195 (7.41%) Informatica
7 186 (7.06%) MicroStrategy
8 161 (6.11%) Teradata
9 158 (6.00%) IBM
10 70 (2.66%) Ab Initio
11 64 (2.43%) Netezza
12 58 (2.20%) 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 17 (0.65%) Sage
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Salary £28K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + (Dependent on role) + Bonus/benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60 - 100k plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £85,000 per annum benefits and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £85000.00 - £92000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago