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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 526 405 399
Rank change year-on-year
-121 -6
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 417 607 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 1.81% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 274 505 618
Average salary £54,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
35803 33543 36286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 31.54% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30210 28951 31934
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 £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -100 372 £52,500 +2.94% 61
London -41 152 £57,500 - 24
South East -50 77 £61,250 +22.50% 7
North West +2 53 £60,000 +8.59% 12
Manchester 0 37 £52,500 -5.40% 10
Surrey -9 30 £65,000 +20.93% 1
East of England +6 23 £38,750 -24.39% 5
West Midlands -33 23 £50,000 -1.96% 8
City of London -33 19 £52,775 -6.17% 5
Birmingham -8 17 £39,500 -36.80% 8
Hampshire -9 17 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Farnborough +8 16 - - 2
Yorkshire -54 15 £36,750 -8.12% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 14 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Egham -13 14 - -
Scotland -61 13 £70,000 +81.81%
Berkshire -27 12 £75,000 +66.66% 1
West Sussex +1 10 £42,500 -13.26%
Cambridge 0 10 - - 1
Wiltshire -15 9 £40,000 -17.94%
South West -31 9 £40,000 -15.78%
East Yorkshire +5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Fife - 7 £70,000 -
Dunfermline - 7 £70,000 -
East Midlands -26 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Yorkshire -42 6 £35,750 -24.33% 1
Hull 0 5 £32,500 -3.70%
Swindon -16 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Glasgow -31 5 £54,000 +71.42%
Cheshire -6 4 £47,500 -17.39% 1

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
2 761 (96.45%) SAP
3 481 (60.96%) Business Intelligence
4 236 (29.91%) SQL
5 230 (29.15%) Finance
6 227 (28.77%) Oracle
7 213 (27.00%) SQL Server
7 213 (27.00%) Data Warehouse
8 199 (25.22%) SAP BW
9 182 (23.07%) ETL
10 144 (18.25%) SAP BI
11 133 (16.86%) SAP Data Services
12 130 (16.48%) Microsoft
13 128 (16.22%) SAP BPC
14 112 (14.20%) Analytics
15 109 (13.81%) Cognos
16 106 (13.43%) QlikView
17 102 (12.93%) Data Modelling
18 99 (12.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 99 (12.55%) Degree
19 97 (12.29%) ERP
20 94 (11.91%) Migration
20 94 (11.91%) SAP HANA
21 86 (10.90%) Informatica
22 85 (10.77%) MS Excel
22 85 (10.77%) ABAP
23 77 (9.76%) Project Management
24 68 (8.62%) SAS
24 68 (8.62%) QA
25 66 (8.37%) CRM

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 68 (8.62%) SAS
2 60 (7.60%) NetWeaver
3 17 (2.15%) Apache
4 16 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 15 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.27%) FileNet
7 9 (1.14%) CMS
8 8 (1.01%) Documentum
8 8 (1.01%) TIBCO EMS
9 7 (0.89%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.89%) SAP Portal
9 7 (0.89%) IIS
10 6 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.63%) PowerExchange
12 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPEL
12 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 85 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.58%) MS Office
3 7 (0.89%) PowerPivot
4 5 (0.63%) SPSS
4 5 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 128 (16.22%) SAP BPC
2 40 (5.07%) SAP ERP
3 31 (3.93%) SAP FI
4 26 (3.30%) Cognos TM1
5 25 (3.17%) SAP FI/CO
5 25 (3.17%) SAP CO
6 24 (3.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 21 (2.66%) HFM
8 20 (2.53%) Cognos Controller
8 20 (2.53%) SAP CRM
8 20 (2.53%) Hyperion Planning
9 19 (2.41%) Cognos Planning
10 15 (1.90%) Oracle Applications
11 14 (1.77%) SAP HCM
12 11 (1.39%) SAP MDM
12 11 (1.39%) SAP SCM
13 9 (1.14%) SAP APO
13 9 (1.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
14 8 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
14 8 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.13%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.52%) Internet
2 8 (1.01%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.01%) LAN
2 8 (1.01%) WAN
3 6 (0.76%) WAAS
4 4 (0.51%) DNS
5 3 (0.38%) FTP
5 3 (0.38%) Firewall
6 2 (0.25%) Intranet
6 2 (0.25%) HTTP
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) X.509
7 1 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (27.00%) SQL Server
1 213 (27.00%) Data Warehouse
2 199 (25.22%) SAP BW
3 144 (18.25%) SAP BI
4 133 (16.86%) SAP Data Services
5 106 (13.43%) QlikView
6 99 (12.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 94 (11.91%) SAP HANA
8 55 (6.97%) Oracle Database
8 55 (6.97%) Crystal Reports
9 53 (6.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 50 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 49 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 46 (5.83%) Oracle Reports
13 42 (5.32%) Big Data
14 38 (4.82%) BusinessObjects XI
15 35 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 35 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
16 34 (4.31%) Relational Database
17 33 (4.18%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 34 (4.31%) LSMW
2 12 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 9 (1.14%) Hudson
4 8 (1.01%) Subversion
4 8 (1.01%) ClearCase
5 6 (0.76%) Visual Studio
6 5 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.51%) ERwin
8 3 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.38%) Toad
9 2 (0.25%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.25%) PVCS
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 230 (29.15%) Finance
2 56 (7.10%) Banking
3 46 (5.83%) Retail
4 34 (4.31%) Marketing
5 29 (3.68%) Manufacturing
5 29 (3.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 24 (3.04%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.66%) Games
8 17 (2.15%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.77%) Legal
10 13 (1.65%) General Ledger
11 11 (1.39%) Publishing
12 9 (1.14%) Advertising
13 7 (0.89%) Electronics
14 6 (0.76%) Law
15 4 (0.51%) Back Office
15 4 (0.51%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.51%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.51%) French Language
16 3 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 306 (38.78%) Consultant
2 185 (23.45%) SAP Consultant
3 141 (17.87%) Developer
4 129 (16.35%) Analyst
5 76 (9.63%) Business Developer
5 76 (9.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 76 (9.63%) Business Consultant
6 71 (9.00%) Architect
7 61 (7.73%) Business Objects Consultant
8 57 (7.22%) Business Objects Developer
9 56 (7.10%) Business Analyst
10 52 (6.59%) Senior Consultant
11 50 (6.34%) SAP Manager
12 46 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 40 (5.07%) SAP BPC Consultant
14 36 (4.56%) SAP Business Consultant
15 33 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
16 32 (4.06%) Data Consultant
17 31 (3.93%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
17 31 (3.93%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (6.97%) SAP XI
2 50 (6.34%) .NET
3 27 (3.42%) EDI
4 20 (2.53%) Web Services
5 19 (2.41%) Middleware
6 15 (1.90%) SAP PI
7 14 (1.77%) HTML
8 13 (1.65%) BAPI
9 12 (1.52%) ASP.NET
9 12 (1.52%) SAP Basis
10 11 (1.39%) MDX
10 11 (1.39%) XML
11 8 (1.01%) ODBC
11 8 (1.01%) Apache Flex
11 8 (1.01%) jQuery
12 7 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
14 4 (0.51%) CSS
15 2 (0.25%) CORBA
15 2 (0.25%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.07%) Management Information System
2 37 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.44%) Data Integration
4 25 (3.17%) Visualisation
5 23 (2.92%) Data Conversion
6 21 (2.66%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.15%) FMCG
8 12 (1.52%) Statistics
9 8 (1.01%) Reference Data
10 7 (0.89%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.76%) Informatics
11 6 (0.76%) Data Extraction
12 5 (0.63%) Clustering
12 5 (0.63%) DTV
13 4 (0.51%) NHS
13 4 (0.51%) Physics
14 2 (0.25%) Chemistry
14 2 (0.25%) Derivative
14 2 (0.25%) Taxonomies
14 2 (0.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (3.55%) Windows
2 24 (3.04%) UNIX
3 19 (2.41%) Linux
4 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (60.96%) Business Intelligence
2 182 (23.07%) ETL
3 112 (14.20%) Analytics
4 102 (12.93%) Data Modelling
5 97 (12.29%) ERP
6 94 (11.91%) Migration
7 77 (9.76%) Project Management
8 66 (8.37%) CRM
9 63 (7.98%) Data Migration
10 58 (7.35%) Performance Management
11 53 (6.72%) SAP Implementation
12 52 (6.59%) Logistics
13 51 (6.46%) Data Analysis
14 49 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 47 (5.96%) Kimball Methodology
16 41 (5.20%) Change Management
17 40 (5.07%) Data Management
18 39 (4.94%) Information Management
19 32 (4.06%) Performance Tuning
20 31 (3.93%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 236 (29.91%) SQL
2 85 (10.77%) ABAP
3 56 (7.10%) Java
4 50 (6.34%) T-SQL
5 31 (3.93%) PL/SQL
6 21 (2.66%) C
7 17 (2.15%) C#
7 17 (2.15%) VB
8 16 (2.03%) JavaScript
9 14 (1.77%) Python
10 12 (1.52%) R
11 11 (1.39%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.39%) Perl
12 7 (0.89%) C++
13 6 (0.76%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.63%) VBA
14 5 (0.63%) RPG
14 5 (0.63%) VB6
15 3 (0.38%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (12.55%) Degree
2 22 (2.79%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.53%) ACCA
3 20 (2.53%) CIMA
4 10 (1.27%) ISEB
5 5 (0.63%) SAP Certification
6 4 (0.51%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.25%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.13%) MCP
9 1 (0.13%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (8.62%) QA
2 13 (1.65%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.89%) Solvency II
4 5 (0.63%) SLA
5 3 (0.38%) COBIT
6 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) GAAP
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.38%) 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
2 761 (96.45%) SAP
3 227 (28.77%) Oracle
4 130 (16.48%) Microsoft
5 109 (13.81%) Cognos
6 86 (10.90%) Informatica
7 58 (7.35%) Hyperion
8 40 (5.07%) MicroStrategy
8 40 (5.07%) Tableau
9 38 (4.82%) IBM
10 31 (3.93%) Teradata
11 21 (2.66%) JD Edwards
11 21 (2.66%) PeopleSoft
12 15 (1.90%) Ab Initio
13 14 (1.77%) Sybase
13 14 (1.77%) JBoss
14 13 (1.65%) Siebel
15 12 (1.52%) TIBCO
16 9 (1.14%) Cognizant
16 9 (1.14%) Netezza
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coneqt
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
North London
London Metropolitan University
Salary: £34,902 - 40,245 per year + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Maximum £35,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East Anglia
Marcus Donald People
Salary: €35000 to €50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago