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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 269 261 207
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -54
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 1149 1245 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 1.09% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.47% 3.55% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 919 967 1222
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £74,300
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -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
33119 35117 33446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.36% 30.79% 31.70%
Number of salaries quoted 28081 29579 28849
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 4 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 4 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 -24 1039 £47,500 - 141
London -49 443 £55,000 +10.00% 61
South East -3 209 £45,000 -23.07% 24
City of London +10 111 £56,250 +3.21% 15
East Midlands +55 86 £45,000 +14.64% 5
South West +19 69 £45,500 +21.33% 19
West Midlands -15 66 £40,000 -3.61% 8
Berkshire +25 63 £50,000 -7.40% 8
Yorkshire +3 63 £35,000 -12.50% 10
Scotland +32 56 £45,000 -5.26% 9
West Yorkshire +15 53 £35,000 -15.15% 8
East of England -22 47 £42,500 +18.05% 3
North West -47 47 £44,000 -7.36% 7
Glasgow +30 45 £41,500 -3.48% 7
Surrey -6 43 £40,000 -40.74% 2
Reading +36 41 £50,000 -28.57% 6
Buckinghamshire +25 38 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Wiltshire +13 34 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Milton Keynes - 34 £42,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +22 31 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Hampshire +19 27 £62,500 +123.21% 5
Manchester -28 27 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Northampton +21 26 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Swindon +25 25 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire +8 25 £45,000 +16.12% 3
Birmingham -18 23 £43,500 +2.95% 5
Leicestershire - 22 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +13 19 £47,500 +111.11% 2
Reigate +21 17 £38,000 -44.92%
Oxfordshire +15 16 £55,000 +61.32% 2

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 1655 (65.83%) Business Intelligence
2 1210 (48.13%) SQL
3 1035 (41.17%) SAP
4 915 (36.40%) Data Warehouse
5 811 (32.26%) Finance
6 779 (30.99%) Oracle
7 665 (26.45%) SQL Server
8 582 (23.15%) ETL
9 501 (19.93%) Microsoft
10 478 (19.01%) Analytics
11 468 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
12 450 (17.90%) SAP BW
13 401 (15.95%) SAP BI
14 368 (14.64%) QlikView
15 350 (13.92%) SAS
16 346 (13.76%) Data Modelling
17 341 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 333 (13.25%) Tableau
19 331 (13.17%) Degree
20 321 (12.77%) MS Excel
20 321 (12.77%) Cognos
21 292 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 292 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
22 273 (10.86%) Retail
23 267 (10.62%) SAP HANA
24 262 (10.42%) Project Management
25 259 (10.30%) Data Analysis
26 258 (10.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
27 254 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
28 250 (9.94%) Banking

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 350 (13.92%) SAS
2 137 (5.45%) NetWeaver
3 93 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 34 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 31 (1.23%) SAP Portal
6 29 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 28 (1.11%) CICS
8 27 (1.07%) MQSeries
8 27 (1.07%) 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 8 (0.32%) JBoss
16 7 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
17 6 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
18 5 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 321 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 109 (4.34%) SPSS
3 84 (3.34%) MS Office
4 40 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 39 (1.55%) PowerPivot
6 32 (1.27%) MS Visio
7 21 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.24%) MS Project
9 4 (0.16%) SOLIDWORKS
10 3 (0.12%) ProjectWise
10 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.080%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.040%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 107 (4.26%) SAP BPC
2 41 (1.63%) SAP SRM
3 36 (1.43%) SAP FI
4 31 (1.23%) SAP ERP
5 30 (1.19%) SAP CRM
6 27 (1.07%) 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 13 (0.52%) 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 13 (0.52%) 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
1 915 (36.40%) Data Warehouse
2 665 (26.45%) SQL Server
3 450 (17.90%) SAP BW
4 401 (15.95%) SAP BI
5 368 (14.64%) QlikView
6 341 (13.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 292 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 267 (10.62%) SAP HANA
9 258 (10.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 216 (8.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 215 (8.55%) Crystal Reports
12 176 (7.00%) Big Data
13 153 (6.09%) Oracle Database
14 149 (5.93%) SAP Data Services
14 149 (5.93%) Oracle Reports
15 147 (5.85%) Relational Database
16 139 (5.53%) BusinessObjects XI
17 136 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
18 130 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
19 109 (4.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 65 (2.59%) Toad
2 50 (1.99%) Visual Studio
3 45 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
4 26 (1.03%) LSMW
5 21 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (0.64%) Subversion
7 14 (0.56%) Maven
7 14 (0.56%) ERwin
8 11 (0.44%) PowerDesigner
9 10 (0.40%) JIRA
9 10 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
10 8 (0.32%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.16%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.16%) NWDS
11 4 (0.16%) NuGet
12 3 (0.12%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.12%) Ant
12 3 (0.12%) JUnit
12 3 (0.12%) TestDirector
General
1 811 (32.26%) Finance
2 273 (10.86%) Retail
3 250 (9.94%) Banking
4 143 (5.69%) Marketing
5 73 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 63 (2.51%) Telecoms
7 49 (1.95%) Investment Banking
8 42 (1.67%) Billing
9 35 (1.39%) Advertising
10 33 (1.31%) Games
11 32 (1.27%) Publishing
12 24 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
13 22 (0.88%) Legal
14 18 (0.72%) Multimedia
14 18 (0.72%) Retail Banking
15 14 (0.56%) Local Government
15 14 (0.56%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.52%) Law
17 12 (0.48%) General Ledger
18 10 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 710 (28.24%) Developer
2 674 (26.81%) Analyst
3 522 (20.76%) Consultant
4 273 (10.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 253 (10.06%) SAP Consultant
6 223 (8.87%) Business Analyst
7 200 (7.96%) Business Developer
8 186 (7.40%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 175 (6.96%) Business Objects Developer
10 152 (6.05%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 140 (5.57%) Architect
12 107 (4.26%) SAP Developer
13 104 (4.14%) Senior Analyst
14 94 (3.74%) SAP BI Consultant
15 90 (3.58%) Data Analyst
16 85 (3.38%) MI Analyst
17 81 (3.22%) Business Consultant
18 79 (3.14%) SAP BW Consultant
19 76 (3.02%) Senior Developer
20 71 (2.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (7.76%) .NET
2 95 (3.78%) HTML
3 93 (3.70%) SAP Basis
4 82 (3.26%) Web Services
5 73 (2.90%) CSS
6 66 (2.63%) SAP PI
7 63 (2.51%) ASP.NET
7 63 (2.51%) XML
8 55 (2.19%) SAP XI
9 42 (1.67%) Web Dynpro
10 28 (1.11%) J2EE
10 28 (1.11%) Spring
11 27 (1.07%) Ajax
11 27 (1.07%) ISPF
11 27 (1.07%) WebSphere MQ
12 25 (0.99%) jQuery
13 20 (0.80%) HTML5
14 19 (0.76%) .NET Framework
14 19 (0.76%) JSP
15 18 (0.72%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 468 (18.62%) Analytical Skills
2 190 (7.56%) Management Information System
3 169 (6.72%) Visualisation
4 108 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 68 (2.70%) Mathematics
6 67 (2.67%) Data Integration
7 56 (2.23%) FMCG
8 53 (2.11%) Data Structures
9 50 (1.99%) User Experience
10 45 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
11 39 (1.55%) Statistics
12 38 (1.51%) Freedom of Information
13 33 (1.31%) Freedom of Information Act
14 30 (1.19%) GIS
15 29 (1.15%) Mainframe
16 24 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
17 22 (0.88%) Data Extraction
18 21 (0.84%) Market Risk
19 18 (0.72%) Derivative
20 16 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 179 (7.12%) Windows
2 177 (7.04%) UNIX
3 126 (5.01%) Linux
4 39 (1.55%) Solaris
5 33 (1.31%) AIX
6 32 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (1.07%) 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
12 5 (0.20%) 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 1655 (65.83%) Business Intelligence
2 582 (23.15%) ETL
3 478 (19.01%) Analytics
4 346 (13.76%) Data Modelling
5 292 (11.61%) Agile Software Development
6 262 (10.42%) Project Management
7 259 (10.30%) Data Analysis
8 254 (10.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 217 (8.63%) Data Management
10 179 (7.12%) CRM
11 167 (6.64%) Business Analysis
12 149 (5.93%) ITIL
13 136 (5.41%) SDLC
14 126 (5.01%) Migration
15 125 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
16 116 (4.61%) Dimensional Modelling
17 115 (4.57%) ERP
18 105 (4.18%) Information Management
19 97 (3.86%) Kimball Methodology
20 92 (3.66%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1210 (48.13%) SQL
2 238 (9.47%) Java
3 206 (8.19%) ABAP
4 180 (7.16%) T-SQL
5 176 (7.00%) PL/SQL
6 142 (5.65%) C#
7 75 (2.98%) JavaScript
8 73 (2.90%) R
9 69 (2.74%) VBA
10 58 (2.31%) Python
11 57 (2.27%) Perl
11 57 (2.27%) VB
12 49 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 34 (1.35%) C
14 32 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 27 (1.07%) JCL
16 22 (0.88%) PHP
17 19 (0.76%) PowerShell
18 18 (0.72%) C++
18 18 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 331 (13.17%) Degree
2 66 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 39 (1.55%) ISEB
4 35 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 30 (1.19%) PMP
6 27 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (0.68%) SAS Certification
7 17 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 17 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.56%) MCTS
8 14 (0.56%) SAP Certification
9 13 (0.52%) MCITP
10 12 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (0.36%) CITP
13 8 (0.32%) CCA
14 6 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 5 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
16 4 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (3.54%) QA
2 67 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 64 (2.55%) SLA
4 25 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 22 (0.88%) 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 (1.23%) Tivoli
2 24 (0.95%) Control-M
3 22 (0.88%) 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 1035 (41.17%) SAP
2 779 (30.99%) Oracle
3 501 (19.93%) Microsoft
4 333 (13.25%) Tableau
5 321 (12.77%) Cognos
6 210 (8.35%) Informatica
7 163 (6.48%) MicroStrategy
8 144 (5.73%) Teradata
9 139 (5.53%) IBM
10 69 (2.74%) Ab Initio
11 60 (2.39%) Netezza
12 56 (2.23%) Hyperion
13 52 (2.07%) Sybase
14 45 (1.79%) Talend
15 24 (0.95%) DataFlux
16 22 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
17 20 (0.80%) Adobe
18 18 (0.72%) HP
18 18 (0.72%) Alterian
19 17 (0.68%) Google
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum plus attractive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £85000.00 - £92000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40000 - 60000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50-90k
Posted: Yesterday
London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago