Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 15 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 371 309
Rank change year-on-year -128 -62 -22
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 925 1,429 2,033
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.56% 0.85% 1.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.85% 2.79% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 672 1,046 1,612
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 50,034 51,250 57,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.43% 30.47% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40,947 43,543 50,082
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in England

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in England

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in England over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in England

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the England region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -54 483 £55,000 +4.76% 48
South East -141 131 £55,000 +10.00% 21
North of England -39 112 £36,450 -14.24% 24
South West -4 80 £42,500 +6.92% 5
Midlands -82 70 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North West +38 63 £35,000 - 14
Yorkshire -34 48 £40,000 -7.25% 7
West Midlands -48 43 £45,000 +5.88% 4
East of England -40 38 £44,250 +21.23% 13
East Midlands +3 27 £41,750 +36.89% 4
North East -26 1 £33,440 -25.69% 3
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 582 (62.92%) Business Intelligence
2 456 (49.30%) SQL
3 360 (38.92%) SAP
4 325 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
5 321 (34.70%) SQL Server
6 308 (33.30%) Finance
7 277 (29.95%) Oracle
8 230 (24.86%) ETL
9 228 (24.65%) Analytical Skills
10 208 (22.49%) Tableau
11 201 (21.73%) Analytics
12 194 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
13 180 (19.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 168 (18.16%) Microsoft
15 164 (17.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 157 (16.97%) SAP BW
17 155 (16.76%) Data Modelling
17 155 (16.76%) QlikView
18 142 (15.35%) Power BI
19 133 (14.38%) Microsoft Excel
20 132 (14.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
21 131 (14.16%) Problem-Solving
22 129 (13.95%) Data Analysis
23 119 (12.86%) SAP HANA
24 112 (12.11%) Visualisation
25 108 (11.68%) Degree
26 107 (11.57%) Crystal Reports
27 100 (10.81%) Data Quality
28 98 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
29 97 (10.49%) PL/SQL

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 61 (6.59%) SAS
2 37 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 30 (3.24%) NetWeaver
4 22 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 20 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (1.51%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.19%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.08%) Apache Pig
8 10 (1.08%) Confluence
9 7 (0.76%) Apache
9 7 (0.76%) IIS
9 7 (0.76%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.54%) OpenEdge
11 4 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.11%) JBoss
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 133 (14.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.97%) SPSS
5 8 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.54%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.43%) Stata
8 3 (0.32%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.11%) FreeHand
10 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 32 (3.46%) SAP S/4HANA
2 30 (3.24%) Markit EDM
3 26 (2.81%) SAP BPC
4 12 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 11 (1.19%) iTrent
5 11 (1.19%) SAP EHS
5 11 (1.19%) SAP PLM
5 11 (1.19%) SAP VC
6 9 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 8 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
7 8 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
7 8 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
7 8 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.65%) SAP CO
8 6 (0.65%) SAP FI
8 6 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
9 5 (0.54%) Traffica
Cloud Services
1 67 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.19%) SaaS
5 9 (0.97%) PaaS
6 7 (0.76%) GitHub
7 6 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.65%) IaaS
8 5 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.11%) Office 365
12 1 (0.11%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.19%) SMS
2 9 (0.97%) SAN
3 5 (0.54%) GPRS
3 5 (0.54%) GSM
3 5 (0.54%) LTE
3 5 (0.54%) UMTS
4 3 (0.32%) Intranet
4 3 (0.32%) Skype
5 2 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.11%) 2G
6 1 (0.11%) 3G
6 1 (0.11%) 4G
6 1 (0.11%) FTP
6 1 (0.11%) NAS
6 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 325 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
2 321 (34.70%) SQL Server
3 180 (19.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 164 (17.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 157 (16.97%) SAP BW
6 155 (16.76%) QlikView
7 142 (15.35%) Power BI
8 132 (14.27%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 119 (12.86%) SAP HANA
10 107 (11.57%) Crystal Reports
11 91 (9.84%) Oracle Database
12 88 (9.51%) Oracle Reports
13 84 (9.08%) Relational Database
14 70 (7.57%) Big Data
15 66 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 59 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 55 (5.95%) SAP Data Services
18 51 (5.51%) Hadoop
19 39 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
20 38 (4.11%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 21 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
2 18 (1.95%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 15 (1.62%) JIRA
5 14 (1.51%) Eclipse
5 14 (1.51%) Subversion
5 14 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.51%) TestRail
6 12 (1.30%) Toad
7 10 (1.08%) LSMW
8 9 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (0.86%) ERwin
10 5 (0.54%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.43%) XMLSpy
12 3 (0.32%) RStudio
13 2 (0.22%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.22%) JUnit
13 2 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.22%) TeamCity
13 2 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 308 (33.30%) Finance
2 56 (6.05%) Retail
3 49 (5.30%) Banking
4 35 (3.78%) Financial Institution
5 25 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.27%) Advertising
7 17 (1.84%) French Language
8 16 (1.73%) Legal
9 15 (1.62%) Marketing
10 13 (1.41%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.30%) Aerospace
12 11 (1.19%) Automotive
12 11 (1.19%) Back Office
12 11 (1.19%) Games
13 10 (1.08%) Front Office
13 10 (1.08%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.76%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.65%) Billing
15 6 (0.65%) Local Government
16 5 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 345 (37.30%) Analyst
2 229 (24.76%) Developer
3 128 (13.84%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 108 (11.68%) Consultant
5 99 (10.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 79 (8.54%) Architect
7 73 (7.89%) Business Developer
8 67 (7.24%) SQL Analyst
9 60 (6.49%) SAP Consultant
10 59 (6.38%) Support Analyst
11 54 (5.84%) Data Analyst
12 53 (5.73%) SQL Developer
13 52 (5.62%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
14 46 (4.97%) Applications Support
15 44 (4.76%) Business Analyst
16 43 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
17 42 (4.54%) Business Intelligence Manager
18 36 (3.89%) Analyst Developer
19 34 (3.68%) Systems Analyst
20 33 (3.57%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (4.65%) .NET
1 43 (4.65%) XML
2 41 (4.43%) Web Services
3 25 (2.70%) HTML
4 21 (2.27%) SAP Fiori
5 16 (1.73%) SAP Basis
6 14 (1.51%) Kafka
6 14 (1.51%) Spark Streaming
7 13 (1.41%) MDX
8 10 (1.08%) SAPUI5
9 9 (0.97%) RESTful
10 8 (0.86%) IDoc
11 6 (0.65%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.65%) CSS
12 5 (0.54%) BAPI
12 5 (0.54%) HTML5
12 5 (0.54%) JDBC
12 5 (0.54%) NHibernate
12 5 (0.54%) SAP PI
12 5 (0.54%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 228 (24.65%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (9.08%) Management Information System
3 44 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 42 (4.54%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.03%) Reinsurance
6 16 (1.73%) Virtual Team
7 15 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
9 10 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.08%) Life Science
9 10 (1.08%) Mainframe
10 9 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.86%) Data Centre
11 8 (0.86%) FMCG
12 7 (0.76%) Derivative
13 6 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
13 6 (0.65%) Credit Risk
13 6 (0.65%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.65%) NHS
13 6 (0.65%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 91 (9.84%) Windows
2 82 (8.86%) Unix
3 61 (6.59%) Linux
4 44 (4.76%) Windows Server
5 25 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.65%) AIX
8 5 (0.54%) zOS
9 4 (0.43%) HPUX
9 4 (0.43%) Solaris
9 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 582 (62.92%) Business Intelligence
2 230 (24.86%) ETL
3 201 (21.73%) Analytics
4 194 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 155 (16.76%) Data Modelling
6 131 (14.16%) Problem-Solving
7 129 (13.95%) Data Analysis
8 112 (12.11%) Visualisation
9 98 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 92 (9.95%) ITIL
11 79 (8.54%) Data Management
12 77 (8.32%) Scrum
13 76 (8.22%) Project Management
14 74 (8.00%) ERP
15 70 (7.57%) Business Analysis
16 65 (7.03%) Performance Tuning
17 61 (6.59%) Data Analytics
17 61 (6.59%) Migration
18 60 (6.49%) Waterfall
19 59 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 456 (49.30%) SQL
2 97 (10.49%) PL/SQL
2 97 (10.49%) T-SQL
3 66 (7.14%) Java
4 60 (6.49%) C#
5 53 (5.73%) VBA
6 45 (4.86%) ABAP
7 38 (4.11%) Python
8 29 (3.14%) R
9 24 (2.59%) VB
10 16 (1.73%) Shell Script
11 14 (1.51%) JavaScript
12 12 (1.30%) C
13 9 (0.97%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.76%) Perl
14 7 (0.76%) PHP
15 5 (0.54%) C++
15 5 (0.54%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.54%) Ruby
16 4 (0.43%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 108 (11.68%) Degree
2 32 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
3 27 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.76%) CIMA
7 6 (0.65%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.65%) SAP Certification
8 5 (0.54%) ACCA
8 5 (0.54%) ISEB
9 4 (0.43%) CISSP
9 4 (0.43%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.43%) MCSE
9 4 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.32%) APMP
10 3 (0.32%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (0.32%) PMP
10 3 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.22%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (10.81%) Data Quality
2 39 (4.22%) QA
3 19 (2.05%) SLA
4 13 (1.41%) GDPR
5 8 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.76%) PMO
7 5 (0.54%) SEPA
8 4 (0.43%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.32%) EFQM
9 3 (0.32%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 14 (1.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (0.97%) Oozie
2 5 (0.54%) Netcool
2 5 (0.54%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (0.32%) Control-M
4 3 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.11%) Puppet
6 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 360 (38.92%) SAP
2 277 (29.95%) Oracle
3 208 (22.49%) Tableau
4 168 (18.16%) Microsoft
5 87 (9.41%) Informatica
6 75 (8.11%) Cognos
7 43 (4.65%) IBM
8 38 (4.11%) MicroStrategy
9 33 (3.57%) Talend
10 24 (2.59%) Teradata
10 24 (2.59%) Vermilion
11 19 (2.05%) Netezza
12 18 (1.95%) Trillium
13 17 (1.84%) Ab Initio
13 17 (1.84%) Alias
13 17 (1.84%) TIBCO
14 16 (1.73%) Cloudera
14 16 (1.73%) Google
15 14 (1.51%) Greenplum
15 14 (1.51%) Vertica