Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 356 297
Rank change year-on-year -29 -59 -6
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 1398 1591 2271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.82% 0.89% 1.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 3.01% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1179 1853
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £30,875 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 51188 52794 64575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.19% 29.61% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 42561 45612 54872
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -3 598 £55,000 -8.33% 26
South East +41 273 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Midlands +1 180 £45,000 - 9
North of England +16 175 £43,750 +25.00% 12
West Midlands +15 138 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Yorkshire +16 92 £42,500 +21.43% 7
South West +13 91 £42,500 -5.56% 4
North West +1 68 £46,000 +27.78% 5
East of England -90 52 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands -5 35 £37,500 -25.00% 4
North East +9 9 £57,500 +33.72%
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 825 (59.01%) Business Intelligence
2 704 (50.36%) SQL
3 599 (42.85%) Finance
4 582 (41.63%) SAP
5 475 (33.98%) Data Warehouse
6 465 (33.26%) SQL Server
7 412 (29.47%) ETL
8 389 (27.83%) Oracle
9 360 (25.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 334 (23.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 331 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
12 313 (22.39%) Data Modelling
13 307 (21.96%) Tableau
14 297 (21.24%) Analytics
14 297 (21.24%) Microsoft
15 259 (18.53%) SAP BW
16 244 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
17 234 (16.74%) QlikView
18 232 (16.60%) Microsoft Excel
19 227 (16.24%) Banking
20 210 (15.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
21 208 (14.88%) Degree
22 191 (13.66%) Cognos
23 188 (13.45%) Asset Management
24 170 (12.16%) SAP HANA
25 154 (11.02%) T-SQL
26 150 (10.73%) Visualisation
27 149 (10.66%) Retail Banking
28 146 (10.44%) Wealth Management
29 144 (10.30%) Investment Banking

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 78 (5.58%) Tomcat
2 76 (5.44%) SharePoint
3 75 (5.36%) SAS
4 65 (4.65%) JBoss
5 50 (3.58%) NetWeaver
6 25 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 22 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.50%) WebLogic
9 11 (0.79%) Confluence
9 11 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 8 (0.57%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.36%) IIS
13 3 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.21%) SAP Portal
14 2 (0.14%) Apache
14 2 (0.14%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.14%) Smallworld
14 2 (0.14%) WordPress
15 1 (0.072%) nginx
Applications
1 232 (16.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (2.07%) SPSS
5 14 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.43%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.072%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 69 (4.94%) SAP BPC
2 18 (1.29%) SAP S/4HANA
3 15 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (1.07%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (0.57%) SAP Business One
4 8 (0.57%) SAP FI
5 7 (0.50%) Hyperion Planning
5 7 (0.50%) iTrent
5 7 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
7 5 (0.36%) Exstream
7 5 (0.36%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 5 (0.36%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 5 (0.36%) SAP CO
7 5 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 5 (0.36%) SAP Retail
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (5.01%) GitHub
2 31 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (0.50%) SaaS
6 6 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
7 5 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.36%) PaaS
8 4 (0.29%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (0.29%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.29%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.21%) IaaS
10 1 (0.072%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.072%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.072%) Boomi
10 1 (0.072%) CallidusCloud
10 1 (0.072%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.072%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.93%) LDAP
2 12 (0.86%) HTTP
2 12 (0.86%) SSL
3 6 (0.43%) SMS
4 3 (0.21%) CHAP
4 3 (0.21%) Intranet
4 3 (0.21%) Network Security
5 2 (0.14%) AMQP
5 2 (0.14%) DNS
5 2 (0.14%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (0.14%) FTP
5 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.14%) SAN
5 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.072%) Broadband
6 1 (0.072%) Firewall
6 1 (0.072%) Internet
6 1 (0.072%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.072%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 475 (33.98%) Data Warehouse
2 465 (33.26%) SQL Server
3 360 (25.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 334 (23.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 259 (18.53%) SAP BW
6 234 (16.74%) QlikView
7 210 (15.02%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 170 (12.16%) SAP HANA
9 143 (10.23%) Relational Database
10 120 (8.58%) Power BI
11 114 (8.15%) Crystal Reports
12 102 (7.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 99 (7.08%) SAP Data Services
14 84 (6.01%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 67 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
16 61 (4.36%) Big Data
17 60 (4.29%) Oracle Database
18 56 (4.01%) Hadoop
19 47 (3.36%) OLAP
20 46 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 96 (6.87%) JIRA
2 70 (5.01%) TeamCity
3 49 (3.51%) Maven
4 47 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 46 (3.29%) JUnit
5 46 (3.29%) Mockito
6 37 (2.65%) Visual Studio
7 34 (2.43%) ERwin
8 26 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 16 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (1.00%) Toad
12 10 (0.72%) Jenkins
13 9 (0.64%) Eclipse
14 8 (0.57%) GitLab
14 8 (0.57%) NuGet
14 8 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
14 8 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
15 7 (0.50%) Selenium
16 4 (0.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 599 (42.85%) Finance
2 227 (16.24%) Banking
3 149 (10.66%) Retail Banking
4 144 (10.30%) Investment Banking
5 90 (6.44%) Marketing
6 71 (5.08%) Retail
7 64 (4.58%) Publishing
8 44 (3.15%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.65%) Legal
10 17 (1.22%) Front Office
11 14 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.86%) French Language
13 11 (0.79%) Local Government
14 10 (0.72%) Telecoms
15 8 (0.57%) Advertising
15 8 (0.57%) Back Office
15 8 (0.57%) General Ledger
16 7 (0.50%) Billing
16 7 (0.50%) Law
17 4 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 564 (40.34%) Developer
2 410 (29.33%) Analyst
3 199 (14.23%) Consultant
4 143 (10.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 133 (9.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 104 (7.44%) Senior Developer
7 103 (7.37%) SAP Developer
8 98 (7.01%) Business Developer
9 97 (6.94%) SQL Developer
10 93 (6.65%) SAP Consultant
11 90 (6.44%) Analyst Developer
12 84 (6.01%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 83 (5.94%) Oracle Developer
14 79 (5.65%) Data Analyst
15 72 (5.15%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
16 66 (4.72%) Business Consultant
17 65 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
18 63 (4.51%) MIS Developer
19 58 (4.15%) Senior Analyst
20 56 (4.01%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (6.44%) .NET
2 71 (5.08%) XML
3 68 (4.86%) Spring
4 62 (4.43%) RESTful
5 60 (4.29%) Middleware
6 59 (4.22%) J2EE
7 52 (3.72%) JMS
8 48 (3.43%) JDBC
9 46 (3.29%) TIBCO EMS
10 45 (3.22%) Web Services
11 44 (3.15%) MDX
12 32 (2.29%) ASP.NET
12 32 (2.29%) HTML
13 27 (1.93%) REST
14 20 (1.43%) XSLT
15 18 (1.29%) JSP
16 14 (1.00%) SOAP
16 14 (1.00%) WCF
17 12 (0.86%) .NET Framework
17 12 (0.86%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 331 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (6.80%) Management Information System
3 49 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 38 (2.72%) Computer Science
5 36 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (1.93%) Virtual Team
7 25 (1.79%) Reinsurance
8 16 (1.14%) Credit Risk
9 12 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 11 (0.79%) Equities
11 9 (0.64%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.57%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.57%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (0.50%) Algorithms
13 7 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.50%) NHS
13 7 (0.50%) SWIFT
13 7 (0.50%) User Experience
14 6 (0.43%) AS400
14 6 (0.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 114 (8.15%) Unix
2 77 (5.51%) Windows
3 73 (5.22%) Linux
4 22 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.29%) Solaris
6 11 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.50%) AIX
8 6 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.072%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 825 (59.01%) Business Intelligence
2 412 (29.47%) ETL
3 313 (22.39%) Data Modelling
4 297 (21.24%) Analytics
5 244 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
6 188 (13.45%) Asset Management
7 150 (10.73%) Visualisation
8 146 (10.44%) Wealth Management
9 129 (9.23%) SDLC
10 128 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 117 (8.37%) Data Integration
11 117 (8.37%) Performance Tuning
12 109 (7.80%) Data Management
13 99 (7.08%) CRM
13 99 (7.08%) DevOps
14 96 (6.87%) Data Analytics
15 90 (6.44%) MVC
16 86 (6.15%) Data Analysis
17 80 (5.72%) ERP
18 75 (5.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 704 (50.36%) SQL
2 154 (11.02%) T-SQL
3 131 (9.37%) Java
4 119 (8.51%) PL/SQL
5 86 (6.15%) C#
6 77 (5.51%) Python
7 70 (5.01%) JavaScript
8 65 (4.65%) VB
9 61 (4.36%) ABAP
10 53 (3.79%) VBA
11 46 (3.29%) Bash Shell
11 46 (3.29%) Perl
12 41 (2.93%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.79%) R
14 19 (1.36%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.64%) MATLAB
15 9 (0.64%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 4 (0.29%) C
18 3 (0.21%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 208 (14.88%) Degree
2 58 (4.15%) Security Cleared
3 28 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 26 (1.86%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 19 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 10 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 6 (0.43%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.29%) CIMA
11 3 (0.21%) ISEB
11 3 (0.21%) MCP
11 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.14%) ACCA
12 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.14%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (7.73%) Data Quality
2 32 (2.29%) QA
3 28 (2.00%) SLA
4 11 (0.79%) PMO
5 7 (0.50%) GAAP
5 7 (0.50%) IFRS
6 6 (0.43%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.36%) GDPR
8 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.21%) SEPA
10 2 (0.14%) HL7
11 1 (0.072%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.072%) COBIT
11 1 (0.072%) CRD IV
11 1 (0.072%) GCP
11 1 (0.072%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.072%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.072%) MiFID
System Software
1 18 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.72%) Cronacle
2 10 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.29%) HDFS
4 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (0.86%) Control-M
2 9 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.29%) Puppet
4 3 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
5 2 (0.14%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.072%) Ansible
6 1 (0.072%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.072%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.072%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.072%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 582 (41.63%) SAP
2 389 (27.83%) Oracle
3 307 (21.96%) Tableau
4 297 (21.24%) Microsoft
5 191 (13.66%) Cognos
6 79 (5.65%) Informatica
7 63 (4.51%) TIBCO
8 44 (3.15%) Sybase
9 36 (2.58%) IBM
10 32 (2.29%) Hyperion
11 30 (2.15%) MicroStrategy
12 26 (1.86%) Birst
13 23 (1.65%) Jaspersoft
14 20 (1.43%) Ab Initio
15 19 (1.36%) Teradata
16 16 (1.14%) Atlassian
16 16 (1.14%) HP
16 16 (1.14%) Netezza
16 16 (1.14%) Talend
17 15 (1.07%) Salesforce.com