The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 525 414 376
Rank change year-on-year
-111 -38
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 478 628 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.56% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.24% 1.73% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 375 525 660
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
38577 36226 37987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.43% 32.04% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32715 31303 33638
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -111 421 £50,000 -4.76% 36
London -79 190 £52,500 -12.50% 21
South East -65 95 £55,000 - 5
City of London -4 63 £52,500 -8.69% 8
South West +11 38 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Berkshire +5 29 £49,000 +8.88% 1
Surrey -37 29 £55,000 -8.33% 1
East of England -5 24 £43,000 +1.17% 3
North West -25 23 £47,500 -5.00% 2
West Midlands -28 23 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Wiltshire -10 20 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Swindon -1 17 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Manchester -18 16 £62,500 +25.00%
Hertfordshire +21 13 £50,000 -2.43% 3
Egham -6 13 - -
Yorkshire -49 12 £26,500 -30.26% 2
Coventry +23 11 £85,000 +80.85%
Scotland -27 10 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Reading -6 9 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 9 £32,500 -13.33%
Cambridgeshire -3 8 £43,000 -4.44%
Warwickshire +12 7 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire +8 7 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire +7 7 £23,000 -48.88%
Beaconsfield - 7 £32,500 -
Maidenhead - 7 £45,000 -
Chester - 6 £23,000 -
Rugby +10 5 £45,000 +5.88%
North East 0 5 £55,000 -
Aberdeen -3 5 £55,000 -8.33%

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1002 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 956 (95.41%) SAP
3 778 (77.64%) Business Intelligence
4 353 (35.23%) SAP BW
5 322 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
6 293 (29.24%) SQL
6 293 (29.24%) Finance
7 287 (28.64%) SAP BI
8 261 (26.05%) Oracle
9 247 (24.65%) ETL
10 235 (23.45%) SQL Server
11 194 (19.36%) Data Modelling
12 189 (18.86%) Analytics
13 179 (17.86%) Microsoft
14 152 (15.17%) MS Excel
15 149 (14.87%) SAP Data Services
16 135 (13.47%) Degree
17 132 (13.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
18 128 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 126 (12.57%) Cognos
20 118 (11.78%) SAS
20 118 (11.78%) Project Management
21 116 (11.58%) ERP
22 106 (10.58%) QlikView
23 104 (10.38%) SAP HANA
24 103 (10.28%) Informatica
25 101 (10.08%) SAP BPC
26 100 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 92 (9.18%) Crystal Reports
28 91 (9.08%) Retail

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 118 (11.78%) SAS
2 70 (6.99%) NetWeaver
3 27 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 19 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 18 (1.80%) Tomcat
6 16 (1.60%) IIS
7 14 (1.40%) Documentum
8 13 (1.30%) FileNet
9 12 (1.20%) Apache
10 11 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (1.10%) SAP Portal
11 5 (0.50%) PowerExchange
12 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPEL
12 4 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.20%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.100%) Captiva
14 1 (0.100%) TIBCO EMS
14 1 (0.100%) CMS
14 1 (0.100%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.100%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 152 (15.17%) MS Excel
2 40 (3.99%) MS Office
3 16 (1.60%) PowerPivot
4 13 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.00%) SPSS
6 9 (0.90%) MS Project
7 2 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.100%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 101 (10.08%) SAP BPC
2 44 (4.39%) SAP ERP
3 25 (2.50%) SAP FI
3 25 (2.50%) SAP CO
4 24 (2.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 18 (1.80%) Remedy ITSM
6 16 (1.60%) SAP MDM
6 16 (1.60%) SAP CRM
7 15 (1.50%) SAP HR
7 15 (1.50%) Oracle Payables
7 15 (1.50%) Oracle General Ledger
8 14 (1.40%) Cognos TM1
9 13 (1.30%) SAP Bank Analyzer
9 13 (1.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
10 11 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
11 9 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 8 (0.80%) SAP R/3
13 7 (0.70%) SAP HCM
14 6 (0.60%) SAP SCM
14 6 (0.60%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.00%) Internet
2 5 (0.50%) 3G
2 5 (0.50%) SAN
2 5 (0.50%) WAN
2 5 (0.50%) SNMP
2 5 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.50%) 2G
2 5 (0.50%) LTE
3 3 (0.30%) FTP
4 2 (0.20%) Firewall
4 2 (0.20%) NAS
4 2 (0.20%) LDAP
5 1 (0.100%) Intranet
5 1 (0.100%) HTTP
5 1 (0.100%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (35.23%) SAP BW
2 322 (32.14%) Data Warehouse
3 287 (28.64%) SAP BI
4 235 (23.45%) SQL Server
5 149 (14.87%) SAP Data Services
6 132 (13.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 128 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 106 (10.58%) QlikView
9 104 (10.38%) SAP HANA
10 100 (9.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 92 (9.18%) Crystal Reports
12 89 (8.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 71 (7.09%) Oracle Database
14 69 (6.89%) BusinessObjects XI
15 67 (6.69%) OLAP
16 66 (6.59%) Xcelsius
17 50 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 45 (4.49%) Big Data
19 43 (4.29%) Oracle Database 11g
20 39 (3.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 23 (2.30%) LSMW
2 9 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (0.90%) Toad
3 8 (0.80%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.80%) PVCS
4 6 (0.60%) ERwin
5 4 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.20%) Subversion
7 1 (0.100%) JIRA
7 1 (0.100%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.100%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.100%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.100%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.100%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.100%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (0.100%) Ant
7 1 (0.100%) JUnit
General
1 293 (29.24%) Finance
2 91 (9.08%) Retail
3 63 (6.29%) Manufacturing
4 50 (4.99%) Banking
5 24 (2.40%) Games
6 23 (2.30%) Publishing
6 23 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.60%) Advertising
9 15 (1.50%) General Ledger
10 12 (1.20%) Marketing
10 12 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.90%) Legal
12 8 (0.80%) Law
13 4 (0.40%) Front Office
14 3 (0.30%) Back Office
14 3 (0.30%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.30%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.20%) German Language
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 409 (40.82%) Consultant
2 284 (28.34%) SAP Consultant
3 204 (20.36%) Analyst
4 141 (14.07%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 136 (13.57%) Developer
6 125 (12.48%) Business Consultant
7 115 (11.48%) Business Objects Consultant
8 101 (10.08%) Business Analyst
9 99 (9.88%) Architect
10 95 (9.48%) SAP BI Consultant
11 78 (7.78%) SAP Business Consultant
12 72 (7.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 63 (6.29%) Senior Consultant
14 60 (5.99%) Business Developer
15 58 (5.79%) SAP Manager
16 52 (5.19%) Data Consultant
17 51 (5.09%) Senior SAP Consultant
18 50 (4.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 48 (4.79%) SAP BW Consultant
20 45 (4.49%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (6.39%) SAP XI
2 57 (5.69%) .NET
3 29 (2.89%) SAP PI
4 22 (2.20%) MDX
5 17 (1.70%) Middleware
6 12 (1.20%) Web Services
7 11 (1.10%) HTML
8 10 (1.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (0.70%) J2EE
9 7 (0.70%) SAP MI
9 7 (0.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 6 (0.60%) BAPI
10 6 (0.60%) CSS
10 6 (0.60%) ODBC
10 6 (0.60%) XML
11 5 (0.50%) SAP Basis
12 4 (0.40%) MSMQ
12 4 (0.40%) EDI
12 4 (0.40%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 60 (5.99%) Management Information System
2 58 (5.79%) FMCG
3 55 (5.49%) Data Integration
4 45 (4.49%) Computer Science
5 44 (4.39%) Visualisation
6 32 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.40%) Data Extraction
8 14 (1.40%) Data Conversion
9 13 (1.30%) Reference Data
9 13 (1.30%) NHS
9 13 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.20%) Statistics
11 11 (1.10%) Physics
12 10 (1.00%) Informatics
13 9 (0.90%) Economics
14 6 (0.60%) GIS
14 6 (0.60%) Life Science
14 6 (0.60%) DataPower
15 5 (0.50%) CMDB
15 5 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 34 (3.39%) Windows
2 17 (1.70%) UNIX
3 13 (1.30%) Linux
4 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.30%) AIX
6 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 778 (77.64%) Business Intelligence
2 247 (24.65%) ETL
3 194 (19.36%) Data Modelling
4 189 (18.86%) Analytics
5 118 (11.78%) Project Management
6 116 (11.58%) ERP
7 90 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 88 (8.78%) CRM
9 83 (8.28%) Data Management
10 79 (7.88%) Migration
10 79 (7.88%) Business Analysis
11 70 (6.99%) Data Migration
12 68 (6.79%) Information Management
13 57 (5.69%) Performance Management
14 53 (5.29%) Validation
15 51 (5.09%) Business Development
16 48 (4.79%) PRINCE2
17 47 (4.69%) Kimball Methodology
18 45 (4.49%) Data Analysis
19 43 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 293 (29.24%) SQL
2 72 (7.19%) ABAP
3 57 (5.69%) Java
4 38 (3.79%) T-SQL
5 30 (2.99%) PL/SQL
6 26 (2.59%) C#
7 17 (1.70%) VBA
8 13 (1.30%) Python
9 12 (1.20%) C++
9 12 (1.20%) JavaScript
10 9 (0.90%) C
11 8 (0.80%) VB.NET
12 6 (0.60%) VB
13 5 (0.50%) MapBasic
14 4 (0.40%) R
15 3 (0.30%) PowerHouse
15 3 (0.30%) SAS Macro
16 2 (0.20%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.20%) VBScript
17 1 (0.100%) Perl
Qualifications
1 135 (13.47%) Degree
2 19 (1.90%) SAP Certification
2 19 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.80%) ISEB
4 9 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.70%) MCP
6 7 (0.70%) MCSD
6 7 (0.70%) MCITP
6 7 (0.70%) MCDBA
7 5 (0.50%) CIMA
7 5 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.40%) ACCA
8 4 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.30%) PMP
9 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.20%) MBCS
10 2 (0.20%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.89%) QA
2 13 (1.30%) COBIT
2 13 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.90%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.50%) SLA
4 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.40%) Basel II
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.20%) Basel III
6 2 (0.20%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.20%) COREP
System Software
1 9 (0.90%) SAP ITS
2 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (0.50%) Netcool
2 5 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (0.50%) HP NNM
2 5 (0.50%) OpenView
2 5 (0.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.100%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 1002 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 956 (95.41%) SAP
3 261 (26.05%) Oracle
4 179 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 126 (12.57%) Cognos
6 103 (10.28%) Informatica
7 82 (8.18%) IBM
8 59 (5.89%) Tableau
9 54 (5.39%) Siebel
10 43 (4.29%) Teradata
11 36 (3.59%) MicroStrategy
12 34 (3.39%) Hyperion
13 32 (3.19%) Sybase
14 24 (2.40%) PeopleSoft
15 21 (2.10%) JD Edwards
16 19 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (1.90%) Ab Initio
16 19 (1.90%) HP
17 18 (1.80%) BMC
17 18 (1.80%) Remedy
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 13 hours ago
UK
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits + health
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Accenture
Salary: From £43,000 to £118,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Accenture
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
ARM Utilities
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + flexible benefits, bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Plus Bonus + £5.5k car
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 10% bonus, comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
University College London
Salary: From £40,618 to £47,915 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago