Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 159 174
Rank change year-on-year -7 +15 -34
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 23 39 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 1.03% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.50% 3.79% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 23
Birmingham median annual salary £50,957 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.38% -4.17% +18.81%
10th Percentile £37,450 £27,800 £35,750
90th Percentile £94,125 £62,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,457 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.43% +5.88% +6.25%

BusinessObjects is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 921 1,030 1,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.30% 27.10% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 737 897 921
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Birmingham

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Birmingham.

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in Birmingham

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 17 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (69.57%) SAP
3 14 (60.87%) Analytics
4 10 (43.48%) ETL
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
6 7 (30.43%) Tableau
6 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (26.09%) SAP HANA
7 6 (26.09%) QlikView
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Information Security
8 5 (21.74%) Content Management
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) Cognos
9 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
9 4 (17.39%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (17.39%) Local Government
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (17.39%) Validation
9 4 (17.39%) Project Management
9 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
9 4 (17.39%) Spotfire
9 4 (17.39%) Economics

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (13.04%) SAS
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
1 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (8.70%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SMS
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (30.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) QlikView
3 6 (26.09%) SAP HANA
4 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
4 4 (17.39%) Spotfire
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.04%) DB2
5 3 (13.04%) Power BI
5 3 (13.04%) SAP BW
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (8.70%) Data Lake
6 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Local Government
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
3 2 (8.70%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Architect
2 6 (26.09%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) SAP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.70%) ABAP Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Principal Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) Java EE
2 2 (8.70%) EJB
2 2 (8.70%) IDoc
2 2 (8.70%) JDBC
2 2 (8.70%) SAP ALE
2 2 (8.70%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (8.70%) XML
2 2 (8.70%) XSLT
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (60.87%) Analytics
3 10 (43.48%) ETL
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (21.74%) Content Management
7 5 (21.74%) Information Security
8 4 (17.39%) Data Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Data Science
8 4 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
8 4 (17.39%) Economics
8 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
8 4 (17.39%) Project Management
8 4 (17.39%) Validation
8 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
9 3 (13.04%) Data Architecture
9 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
9 3 (13.04%) Due Diligence
9 3 (13.04%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 2 (8.70%) ABAP
3 2 (8.70%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Master's Degree
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) SAP
2 7 (30.43%) Tableau
3 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) Cognos
4 4 (17.39%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (13.04%) Ab Initio
6 2 (8.70%) Informatica
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) MuleSoft
6 2 (8.70%) Talend