Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 490 373 336
Rank change year-on-year -117 -37 -32
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 904 1,431 1,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.58% 0.86% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.95% 2.84% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 665 964 1,372
England median annual salary £51,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.64% -2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,750 £29,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,175 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +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 46,319 50,472 54,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 29.69% 30.39% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37,930 41,976 47,322
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,250
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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -28 506 £55,000 +0.92% 45
South East -110 130 £50,000 - 17
North of England -44 89 £40,000 -5.88% 15
South West -9 66 £42,500 +1.19% 4
Midlands -73 65 £50,000 +17.65% 11
North West +17 52 £36,000 -4.00% 10
West Midlands -40 39 £45,000 +2.27% 4
Yorkshire -27 36 £47,500 +11.76% 5
East of England -30 31 £47,500 +46.15% 5
East Midlands -4 26 £56,250 +84.43% 7
North East -31 1 £33,440 -42.10%
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 600 (66.37%) Business Intelligence
2 492 (54.42%) SQL
3 333 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 330 (36.50%) SAP
5 310 (34.29%) SQL Server
5 310 (34.29%) Finance
6 274 (30.31%) Tableau
7 260 (28.76%) Oracle
8 252 (27.88%) ETL
9 233 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
10 229 (25.33%) Analytics
11 218 (24.12%) Microsoft
12 208 (23.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 195 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 168 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
15 166 (18.36%) Power BI
16 152 (16.81%) QlikView
17 144 (15.93%) Visualisation
18 138 (15.27%) Data Modelling
19 137 (15.15%) SAP BW
20 132 (14.60%) Microsoft Excel
21 129 (14.27%) Crystal Reports
22 125 (13.83%) SAP HANA
23 119 (13.16%) T-SQL
24 117 (12.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
25 113 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
26 109 (12.06%) Degree
26 109 (12.06%) Data Analysis
27 106 (11.73%) Informatica
28 100 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management

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 69 (7.63%) SAS
2 41 (4.54%) SharePoint
3 27 (2.99%) Apache Spark
4 26 (2.88%) NetWeaver
5 10 (1.11%) Confluence
5 10 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (0.77%) Oracle Workflow
6 7 (0.77%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.66%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.44%) Apache
8 4 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.44%) IIS
9 3 (0.33%) Documentum
9 3 (0.33%) FileNet
9 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.11%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.11%) JBoss
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 132 (14.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (2.77%) SPSS
4 20 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.33%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.11%) FreeHand
9 1 (0.11%) Stata
Business Applications
1 41 (4.54%) SAP S/4HANA
2 16 (1.77%) SAP BPC
3 15 (1.66%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 14 (1.55%) iTrent
5 13 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (1.33%) Markit EDM
7 10 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 9 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.77%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.77%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
10 5 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 4 (0.44%) SAP EHS
11 4 (0.44%) SAP PLM
11 4 (0.44%) SAP VC
12 3 (0.33%) SAP Bank Analyzer
12 3 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 63 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.22%) GitHub
5 9 (1.00%) Amazon S3
5 9 (1.00%) SaaS
6 8 (0.88%) PaaS
7 7 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
8 6 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (0.44%) IaaS
10 3 (0.33%) Boomi
10 3 (0.33%) Office 365
10 3 (0.33%) SAP Leonardo
11 2 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.22%) Serverless
12 1 (0.11%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.11%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.55%) SMS
2 4 (0.44%) Internet
2 4 (0.44%) SAN
3 3 (0.33%) Skype
4 2 (0.22%) FTP
4 2 (0.22%) SSH
4 2 (0.22%) VLAN
5 1 (0.11%) GPRS
5 1 (0.11%) GSM
5 1 (0.11%) LAN
5 1 (0.11%) LTE
5 1 (0.11%) NAS
5 1 (0.11%) SSL
5 1 (0.11%) UMTS
5 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 310 (34.29%) SQL Server
3 208 (23.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 195 (21.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 166 (18.36%) Power BI
6 152 (16.81%) QlikView
7 137 (15.15%) SAP BW
8 129 (14.27%) Crystal Reports
9 125 (13.83%) SAP HANA
10 117 (12.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 100 (11.06%) Relational Database
12 86 (9.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 76 (8.41%) Oracle Reports
14 73 (8.08%) Big Data
15 70 (7.74%) Lumira
16 69 (7.63%) Oracle Database
17 68 (7.52%) SAP Data Services
17 68 (7.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 53 (5.86%) Hadoop
19 40 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 24 (2.65%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.21%) JIRA
3 17 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 17 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
4 16 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 14 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.55%) Toad
6 13 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 10 (1.11%) LSMW
7 10 (1.11%) TestRail
8 9 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.88%) Subversion
10 6 (0.66%) ERwin
11 5 (0.55%) Bitbucket
11 5 (0.55%) PVCS
11 5 (0.55%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.33%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.22%) XMLSpy
13 2 (0.22%) Zephyr
General
1 310 (34.29%) Finance
2 66 (7.30%) Banking
3 65 (7.19%) Retail
4 33 (3.65%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.54%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.88%) Financial Institution
7 16 (1.77%) Back Office
8 15 (1.66%) Marketing
9 13 (1.44%) Local Government
10 12 (1.33%) General Ledger
11 11 (1.22%) French Language
12 10 (1.11%) Advertising
13 9 (1.00%) Publishing
14 8 (0.88%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.88%) Front Office
14 8 (0.88%) Legal
15 7 (0.77%) Games
16 5 (0.55%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.55%) Telecoms
17 4 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 298 (32.96%) Analyst
2 246 (27.21%) Developer
3 112 (12.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 108 (11.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 88 (9.73%) Consultant
6 83 (9.18%) Architect
7 73 (8.08%) Business Developer
8 56 (6.19%) Data Analyst
9 53 (5.86%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
10 46 (5.09%) SQL Developer
11 45 (4.98%) SAP Consultant
12 44 (4.87%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 42 (4.65%) Business Analyst
14 41 (4.54%) SAP Architect
14 41 (4.54%) Support Analyst
15 37 (4.09%) Applications Support
16 34 (3.76%) Analyst Developer
16 34 (3.76%) Applications Support Analyst
17 32 (3.54%) SQL Analyst
18 30 (3.32%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.86%) .NET
2 48 (5.31%) Web Services
3 44 (4.87%) XML
4 30 (3.32%) HTML
5 19 (2.10%) SAP Fiori
6 17 (1.88%) SAP Basis
7 16 (1.77%) SAPUI5
8 15 (1.66%) Kafka
8 15 (1.66%) Spark Streaming
9 13 (1.44%) HTML5
9 13 (1.44%) MDX
10 10 (1.11%) WinForms
11 9 (1.00%) CSS
11 9 (1.00%) IDoc
12 8 (0.88%) ASP.NET
13 7 (0.77%) NHibernate
14 6 (0.66%) .NET Framework
14 6 (0.66%) BAPI
14 6 (0.66%) CSS3
15 5 (0.55%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 168 (18.58%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (6.97%) Management Information System
3 49 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 46 (5.09%) Data Structures
5 26 (2.88%) Reinsurance
6 21 (2.32%) Virtual Team
7 17 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (1.77%) Fintech
9 15 (1.66%) Analytical Mindset
9 15 (1.66%) Life Science
10 13 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.11%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.88%) Reference Data
12 8 (0.88%) User Experience
13 7 (0.77%) Credit Risk
13 7 (0.77%) Derivative
13 7 (0.77%) FMCG
13 7 (0.77%) Replication
14 6 (0.66%) Blog
14 6 (0.66%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 87 (9.62%) Windows
2 78 (8.63%) Unix
3 41 (4.54%) Windows Server
4 38 (4.20%) Linux
5 27 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.44%) SUSE
7 2 (0.22%) AIX
7 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (66.37%) Business Intelligence
2 252 (27.88%) ETL
3 233 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
4 229 (25.33%) Analytics
5 144 (15.93%) Visualisation
6 138 (15.27%) Data Modelling
7 113 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
8 109 (12.06%) Data Analysis
9 100 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 80 (8.85%) Project Management
10 80 (8.85%) SDLC
11 73 (8.08%) Data Management
11 73 (8.08%) Scrum
12 67 (7.41%) ITIL
13 66 (7.30%) Waterfall
14 65 (7.19%) Business Analysis
14 65 (7.19%) CRM
15 64 (7.08%) Data Visualisation
16 62 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
17 57 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 492 (54.42%) SQL
2 119 (13.16%) T-SQL
3 98 (10.84%) PL/SQL
4 74 (8.19%) Java
5 63 (6.97%) Python
6 62 (6.86%) VBA
7 60 (6.64%) C#
8 37 (4.09%) R
9 32 (3.54%) ABAP
10 20 (2.21%) Shell Script
10 20 (2.21%) VB
11 19 (2.10%) JavaScript
12 15 (1.66%) VB.NET
13 13 (1.44%) C
14 10 (1.11%) Perl
15 6 (0.66%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.55%) C++
16 5 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 4 (0.44%) ANSI SQL
18 3 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 109 (12.06%) Degree
2 41 (4.54%) Security Cleared
3 27 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.88%) Master's Degree
5 10 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (0.77%) ISEB
8 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.33%) PMP
10 2 (0.22%) CBAP
10 2 (0.22%) CISSP
10 2 (0.22%) MBA
10 2 (0.22%) MCP
10 2 (0.22%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.11%) CIMA
11 1 (0.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (9.73%) Data Quality
2 37 (4.09%) QA
3 11 (1.22%) SLA
4 8 (0.88%) GDPR
4 8 (0.88%) PMO
5 5 (0.55%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.33%) EFQM
7 3 (0.33%) IFRS
7 3 (0.33%) MiFID
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 7 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.33%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.22%) Docker
3 2 (0.22%) HDFS
3 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.55%) Oozie
2 4 (0.44%) Control-M
3 2 (0.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.22%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.11%) Ansible
4 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.11%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.11%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.11%) Netcool
4 1 (0.11%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.11%) Puppet
4 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 330 (36.50%) SAP
2 274 (30.31%) Tableau
3 260 (28.76%) Oracle
4 218 (24.12%) Microsoft
5 106 (11.73%) Informatica
6 91 (10.07%) Cognos
7 58 (6.42%) MicroStrategy
8 51 (5.64%) IBM
9 49 (5.42%) Talend
10 26 (2.88%) Google
11 25 (2.77%) Teradata
12 19 (2.10%) Ab Initio
12 19 (2.10%) Trillium
13 18 (1.99%) Cloudera
13 18 (1.99%) TIBCO
14 17 (1.88%) HP
15 15 (1.66%) Greenplum
15 15 (1.66%) Netezza
15 15 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (1.66%) Vertica