Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 518 430 387
Rank change year-on-year -88 -43 -94
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 762 1,155 1,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.54% 0.71% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.91% 2.31% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 600 878 974
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,475 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.99% +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 39,919 50,034 49,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.53% 30.68% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33,059 42,010 42,364
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 -29 359 £51,500 -10.43% 42
South East -27 142 £52,500 - 19
North of England -55 75 £39,000 -15.22% 32
Midlands -40 66 £50,000 +5.26% 13
South West -25 59 £40,500 -4.71% 6
North West +20 47 £40,000 -13.04% 11
West Midlands -37 43 £50,000 - 8
East of England +46 39 £52,500 +40.00% 7
East Midlands +12 23 £47,500 +28.38% 5
Yorkshire -28 23 £36,250 -14.71% 19
North East +20 5 £35,000 -39.13% 2
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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.

1 559 (73.36%) Business Intelligence
2 456 (59.84%) SQL
3 354 (46.46%) SAP
4 339 (44.49%) Data Warehouse
5 289 (37.93%) ETL
6 275 (36.09%) Finance
7 249 (32.68%) Oracle
8 229 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
9 228 (29.92%) Tableau
9 228 (29.92%) Analytics
10 213 (27.95%) SQL Server
11 197 (25.85%) Microsoft
12 194 (25.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 160 (21.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 158 (20.73%) Power BI
15 156 (20.47%) Data Modelling
16 139 (18.24%) Degree
17 124 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
18 121 (15.88%) QlikView
19 119 (15.62%) T-SQL
20 118 (15.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
21 106 (13.91%) SAP BW
22 102 (13.39%) Visualisation
23 98 (12.86%) SAP HANA
24 96 (12.60%) Crystal Reports
25 95 (12.47%) SAP Data Services
26 88 (11.55%) PL/SQL
27 87 (11.42%) Cognos
28 86 (11.29%) Python
29 85 (11.15%) Microsoft Excel

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 52 (6.82%) SAS
2 37 (4.86%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.02%) Apache Spark
4 20 (2.62%) IIS
5 17 (2.23%) Confluence
6 15 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 8 (1.05%) CMS
7 8 (1.05%) Documentum
7 8 (1.05%) FileNet
8 7 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.92%) NetWeaver
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.39%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.26%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 85 (11.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.23%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.84%) SPSS
6 5 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.26%) Mingle
7 2 (0.26%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 34 (4.46%) SAP S/4HANA
2 21 (2.76%) SAP BPC
3 15 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (1.71%) SAP SCM
5 11 (1.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (1.31%) SAP ERP
7 9 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
8 8 (1.05%) iTrent
8 8 (1.05%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (1.05%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 8 (1.05%) SAP Bank Analyzer
8 8 (1.05%) SAP FS
8 8 (1.05%) SAP MDM
8 8 (1.05%) SAP MII
9 7 (0.92%) SAP CO
9 7 (0.92%) SAP FI
9 7 (0.92%) SAP FI/CO
9 7 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
9 7 (0.92%) WebTrends
10 6 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 69 (9.06%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (1.57%) Office 365
5 9 (1.18%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.92%) AdWords
6 7 (0.92%) Google Tag Manager
6 7 (0.92%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 4 (0.52%) Boomi
7 4 (0.52%) SAP Leonardo
8 3 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.39%) GitHub
8 3 (0.39%) IaaS
8 3 (0.39%) PaaS
8 3 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.26%) SaaS
10 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.52%) Intranet
1 4 (0.52%) SAN
1 4 (0.52%) VLAN
2 3 (0.39%) Internet
2 3 (0.39%) LAN
2 3 (0.39%) WAN
3 2 (0.26%) Skype
4 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 339 (44.49%) Data Warehouse
2 213 (27.95%) SQL Server
3 194 (25.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 160 (21.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 158 (20.73%) Power BI
6 121 (15.88%) QlikView
7 118 (15.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 106 (13.91%) SAP BW
9 98 (12.86%) SAP HANA
10 96 (12.60%) Crystal Reports
11 95 (12.47%) SAP Data Services
12 72 (9.45%) Relational Database
13 68 (8.92%) Big Data
14 60 (7.87%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 56 (7.35%) Lumira
15 56 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 53 (6.96%) Oracle Database
17 50 (6.56%) Amazon Redshift
18 48 (6.30%) Hadoop
19 46 (6.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (3.28%) JIRA
2 17 (2.23%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (2.10%) Toad
4 12 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (1.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.92%) ERwin
7 6 (0.79%) PVCS
8 5 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.39%) LSMW
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.13%) Ant
12 1 (0.13%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.13%) XMLSpy
General
1 275 (36.09%) Finance
2 58 (7.61%) Banking
3 44 (5.77%) Retail
4 33 (4.33%) Manufacturing
5 31 (4.07%) Marketing
6 20 (2.62%) Legal
7 16 (2.10%) Local Government
7 16 (2.10%) Telecoms
8 12 (1.57%) General Ledger
9 11 (1.44%) Electronics
10 10 (1.31%) Publishing
11 5 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Games
13 3 (0.39%) Advertising
13 3 (0.39%) Back Office
13 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.26%) Digital Economy
14 2 (0.26%) Law
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 223 (29.27%) Developer
2 209 (27.43%) Analyst
3 95 (12.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 92 (12.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 81 (10.63%) Consultant
6 64 (8.40%) Architect
7 56 (7.35%) Business Developer
8 53 (6.96%) SQL Developer
9 46 (6.04%) Data Analyst
9 46 (6.04%) SAP Consultant
10 40 (5.25%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
11 36 (4.72%) Senior Developer
12 33 (4.33%) Data Architect
13 29 (3.81%) Data Engineer
14 26 (3.41%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 23 (3.02%) SQL Analyst
16 22 (2.89%) SAP Analyst
17 20 (2.62%) Support Analyst
18 19 (2.49%) Administrator
18 19 (2.49%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (3.94%) Web Services
2 26 (3.41%) .NET
3 25 (3.28%) XML
4 18 (2.36%) Kafka
5 16 (2.10%) Spark Streaming
6 9 (1.18%) HTML
6 9 (1.18%) SAP PI
7 8 (1.05%) SAP Basis
8 7 (0.92%) J2EE
9 6 (0.79%) MDX
9 6 (0.79%) SAP Fiori
10 5 (0.66%) IDoc
10 5 (0.66%) Middleware
10 5 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (0.52%) XSLT
12 3 (0.39%) ASP.NET
12 3 (0.39%) EJB
12 3 (0.39%) JDBC
12 3 (0.39%) RESTful
12 3 (0.39%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 124 (16.27%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.30%) Data Structures
3 39 (5.12%) Management Information System
4 22 (2.89%) User Experience
5 20 (2.62%) Greenfield Project
6 18 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (1.84%) Fintech
7 14 (1.84%) Reinsurance
8 11 (1.44%) Life Science
8 11 (1.44%) Reference Data
8 11 (1.44%) Social Media
9 8 (1.05%) Replication
10 7 (0.92%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.66%) Blog
12 5 (0.66%) Clustering
12 5 (0.66%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.66%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.52%) Analytical Mindset
14 3 (0.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 38 (4.99%) Unix
2 29 (3.81%) Linux
3 26 (3.41%) Windows
4 15 (1.97%) Solaris
5 9 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.52%) SUSE
7 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.26%) AIX
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 559 (73.36%) Business Intelligence
2 289 (37.93%) ETL
3 229 (30.05%) Agile Software Development
4 228 (29.92%) Analytics
5 156 (20.47%) Data Modelling
6 102 (13.39%) Visualisation
7 84 (11.02%) Data Analysis
8 78 (10.24%) Project Management
9 71 (9.32%) Performance Tuning
10 63 (8.27%) Scrum
11 61 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
12 60 (7.87%) ITIL
13 59 (7.74%) Data Analytics
14 57 (7.48%) Migration
14 57 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
15 56 (7.35%) SDLC
16 51 (6.69%) Data Integration
17 50 (6.56%) CRM
18 48 (6.30%) Data Visualisation
18 48 (6.30%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 456 (59.84%) SQL
2 119 (15.62%) T-SQL
3 88 (11.55%) PL/SQL
4 86 (11.29%) Python
5 80 (10.50%) Java
6 35 (4.59%) R
7 25 (3.28%) ABAP
8 22 (2.89%) C#
9 21 (2.76%) VBA
10 18 (2.36%) VB
11 13 (1.71%) JavaScript
12 12 (1.57%) SAS Macro
12 12 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.66%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.52%) C
14 4 (0.52%) C++
14 4 (0.52%) Scala
15 3 (0.39%) PHP
16 2 (0.26%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 139 (18.24%) Degree
2 20 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.84%) Master's Degree
4 9 (1.18%) ISEB
5 6 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.52%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.39%) MBCS
8 3 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.39%) SAP Certification
8 3 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) CBAP
9 2 (0.26%) CCA
9 2 (0.26%) CCAA
9 2 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (10.37%) Data Quality
2 32 (4.20%) QA
3 24 (3.15%) SLA
4 10 (1.31%) IFRS
5 8 (1.05%) Actionable Recommendations
6 4 (0.52%) PMO
7 3 (0.39%) GDPR
7 3 (0.39%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.26%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.39%) Docker
4 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (2.10%) Control-M
2 8 (1.05%) Automic
3 4 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.52%) Grafana
3 4 (0.52%) vCenter Server
4 3 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.26%) Oozie
5 2 (0.26%) Terraform
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 354 (46.46%) SAP
2 249 (32.68%) Oracle
3 228 (29.92%) Tableau
4 197 (25.85%) Microsoft
5 87 (11.42%) Cognos
6 69 (9.06%) Informatica
7 48 (6.30%) Talend
8 38 (4.99%) IBM
9 36 (4.72%) Google
10 33 (4.33%) MicroStrategy
11 26 (3.41%) Teradata
12 24 (3.15%) HP
13 22 (2.89%) Cloudera
14 19 (2.49%) Vertica
15 16 (2.10%) Greenplum
15 16 (2.10%) TIBCO
16 13 (1.71%) Sybase
17 12 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
18 11 (1.44%) Alteryx
19 10 (1.31%) MuleSoft