Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 477 381 345
Rank change year-on-year -96 -36 -47
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 904 1,421 1,626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.59% 0.84% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 2.78% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 694 976 1,217
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,650 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 44,281 51,174 52,920
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 29.08% 30.19% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36,634 42,546 45,671
England median annual salary £51,050 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -23 471 £55,000 - 38
South East -81 155 £50,000 - 14
North of England -66 84 £37,500 -14.29% 19
Midlands -73 74 £47,500 +5.56% 11
South West -15 72 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North West -10 47 £37,500 -18.48% 12
West Midlands -63 44 £45,000 - 7
Yorkshire -34 33 £47,500 +11.76% 5
East of England +11 30 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands +5 30 £53,750 +53.57% 4
North East -11 4 £31,720 -44.83% 2
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 615 (68.03%) Business Intelligence
2 516 (57.08%) SQL
3 350 (38.72%) Data Warehouse
4 336 (37.17%) SAP
5 315 (34.85%) ETL
6 314 (34.73%) Finance
7 309 (34.18%) SQL Server
8 290 (32.08%) Tableau
9 260 (28.76%) Oracle
10 242 (26.77%) Microsoft
11 240 (26.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 237 (26.22%) Analytics
13 235 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
14 224 (24.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 174 (19.25%) Power BI
16 158 (17.48%) Data Modelling
17 144 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
18 143 (15.82%) Visualisation
19 141 (15.60%) QlikView
20 134 (14.82%) T-SQL
21 132 (14.60%) Crystal Reports
21 132 (14.60%) SAP BW
22 127 (14.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
23 125 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
24 121 (13.38%) Degree
25 120 (13.27%) Relational Database
26 117 (12.94%) Informatica
27 113 (12.50%) SAP HANA
28 100 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
29 95 (10.51%) Data Analysis

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 71 (7.85%) SAS
2 43 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 26 (2.88%) Apache Spark
4 18 (1.99%) NetWeaver
5 10 (1.11%) Confluence
6 8 (0.88%) Documentum
6 8 (0.88%) FileNet
6 8 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.66%) IIS
8 6 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.33%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.33%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.22%) Apache
12 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 125 (13.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (3.98%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (3.21%) SPSS
4 23 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.33%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 40 (4.42%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (1.99%) SAP BPC
3 16 (1.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 16 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (1.22%) iTrent
5 10 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (1.11%) SAP CO
5 10 (1.11%) SAP FI
5 10 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 8 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
6 8 (0.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 8 (0.88%) SAP Bank Analyzer
6 8 (0.88%) SAP FS
6 8 (0.88%) SAP MDM
7 7 (0.77%) SAP SCM
8 6 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
8 6 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 75 (8.30%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (0.88%) GitHub
4 8 (0.88%) Office 365
5 7 (0.77%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.77%) PaaS
5 7 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.55%) Boomi
6 5 (0.55%) SaaS
7 4 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (0.44%) SAP Leonardo
8 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.33%) IaaS
9 2 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.22%) Serverless
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.11%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.55%) Internet
1 5 (0.55%) SAN
2 4 (0.44%) VLAN
3 3 (0.33%) SMS
4 2 (0.22%) FTP
4 2 (0.22%) Skype
4 2 (0.22%) SSH
5 1 (0.11%) Intranet
5 1 (0.11%) LAN
5 1 (0.11%) NAS
5 1 (0.11%) SSL
5 1 (0.11%) WAN
5 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (38.72%) Data Warehouse
2 309 (34.18%) SQL Server
3 240 (26.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 224 (24.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 174 (19.25%) Power BI
6 141 (15.60%) QlikView
7 132 (14.60%) Crystal Reports
7 132 (14.60%) SAP BW
8 127 (14.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 120 (13.27%) Relational Database
10 113 (12.50%) SAP HANA
11 94 (10.40%) SAP Data Services
12 89 (9.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 75 (8.30%) Lumira
14 71 (7.85%) Big Data
15 69 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 52 (5.75%) Hadoop
16 52 (5.75%) Oracle Reports
17 47 (5.20%) Amazon Redshift
17 47 (5.20%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (2.54%) Git (software)
1 23 (2.54%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.21%) JIRA
3 19 (2.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 16 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
5 13 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (1.33%) Toad
7 11 (1.22%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.00%) LSMW
9 8 (0.88%) ERwin
10 6 (0.66%) PVCS
11 5 (0.55%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.33%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.33%) Subversion
12 3 (0.33%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.33%) TestRail
13 2 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.22%) XMLSpy
14 1 (0.11%) ClearCase
General
1 314 (34.73%) Finance
2 73 (8.08%) Banking
3 56 (6.19%) Retail
4 36 (3.98%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.10%) General Ledger
6 18 (1.99%) Investment Banking
7 17 (1.88%) Marketing
8 13 (1.44%) Back Office
8 13 (1.44%) Local Government
9 11 (1.22%) French Language
9 11 (1.22%) Publishing
10 9 (1.00%) Telecoms
11 7 (0.77%) Advertising
11 7 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.77%) Games
12 5 (0.55%) Front Office
12 5 (0.55%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.44%) Electronics
13 4 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 263 (29.09%) Developer
2 260 (28.76%) Analyst
3 109 (12.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 101 (11.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 94 (10.40%) Architect
6 87 (9.62%) Consultant
7 67 (7.41%) Business Developer
8 58 (6.42%) SQL Developer
9 57 (6.31%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
10 48 (5.31%) Data Analyst
11 43 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
12 42 (4.65%) Data Architect
13 37 (4.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
13 37 (4.09%) SAP Architect
14 33 (3.65%) Analyst Developer
15 32 (3.54%) Business Analyst
16 31 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
17 28 (3.10%) SQL BI Developer
18 27 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Consultant
18 27 (2.99%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (5.86%) .NET
2 50 (5.53%) Web Services
3 46 (5.09%) XML
4 29 (3.21%) HTML
5 20 (2.21%) Kafka
6 18 (1.99%) Spark Streaming
7 16 (1.77%) MDX
8 14 (1.55%) SAP Fiori
9 13 (1.44%) HTML5
10 12 (1.33%) SAP Basis
10 12 (1.33%) SAPUI5
11 11 (1.22%) WinForms
12 10 (1.11%) IDoc
12 10 (1.11%) SAP PI
13 9 (1.00%) CSS
14 8 (0.88%) NHibernate
15 7 (0.77%) BAPI
16 6 (0.66%) ASP.NET
17 5 (0.55%) Middleware
17 5 (0.55%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 144 (15.93%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (6.19%) Management Information System
3 44 (4.87%) Data Structures
4 39 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (2.21%) Reinsurance
6 19 (2.10%) Fintech
7 16 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (1.55%) User Experience
9 13 (1.44%) Reference Data
9 13 (1.44%) Replication
10 12 (1.33%) Life Science
10 12 (1.33%) Virtual Team
11 11 (1.22%) Analytical Mindset
11 11 (1.22%) N-Tier
12 7 (0.77%) Blog
12 7 (0.77%) Credit Risk
12 7 (0.77%) FMCG
13 6 (0.66%) Clustering
14 5 (0.55%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 66 (7.30%) Windows
2 65 (7.19%) Unix
3 42 (4.65%) Linux
4 29 (3.21%) Windows Server
5 18 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.55%) SUSE
7 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.33%) Solaris
9 2 (0.22%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 615 (68.03%) Business Intelligence
2 315 (34.85%) ETL
3 237 (26.22%) Analytics
4 235 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
5 158 (17.48%) Data Modelling
6 143 (15.82%) Visualisation
7 100 (11.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 95 (10.51%) Data Analysis
9 85 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
10 83 (9.18%) SDLC
11 80 (8.85%) Project Management
12 79 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
13 74 (8.19%) CRM
14 69 (7.63%) ITIL
14 69 (7.63%) Scrum
15 66 (7.30%) Data Visualisation
16 65 (7.19%) Waterfall
17 60 (6.64%) Data Management
18 56 (6.19%) Data Analytics
18 56 (6.19%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 516 (57.08%) SQL
2 134 (14.82%) T-SQL
3 87 (9.62%) PL/SQL
4 84 (9.29%) Java
5 71 (7.85%) Python
6 62 (6.86%) C#
7 46 (5.09%) VBA
8 38 (4.20%) R
9 31 (3.43%) ABAP
10 24 (2.65%) VB
11 18 (1.99%) JavaScript
12 17 (1.88%) Shell Script
13 14 (1.55%) VB.NET
14 12 (1.33%) C
15 7 (0.77%) Perl
16 5 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 5 (0.55%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.44%) ANSI SQL
17 4 (0.44%) C++
18 3 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 121 (13.38%) Degree
2 45 (4.98%) Security Cleared
3 25 (2.77%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.88%) Master's Degree
5 8 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.88%) ISEB
6 5 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.44%) CBAP
8 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.33%) PMP
8 3 (0.33%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.22%) MBA
9 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.11%) CCAA
10 1 (0.11%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.29%) Data Quality
2 38 (4.20%) QA
3 18 (1.99%) SLA
4 8 (0.88%) IFRS
4 8 (0.88%) PMO
5 6 (0.66%) Actionable Recommendations
5 6 (0.66%) GDPR
6 4 (0.44%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.33%) MiFID
8 2 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (0.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.44%) Docker
2 4 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.33%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (1.77%) Control-M
2 7 (0.77%) Automic
3 4 (0.44%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.44%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.22%) Oozie
4 2 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.11%) Ansible
5 1 (0.11%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 336 (37.17%) SAP
2 290 (32.08%) Tableau
3 260 (28.76%) Oracle
4 242 (26.77%) Microsoft
5 117 (12.94%) Informatica
6 90 (9.96%) Cognos
7 67 (7.41%) Talend
8 60 (6.64%) IBM
9 52 (5.75%) MicroStrategy
10 33 (3.65%) Google
11 27 (2.99%) Teradata
12 22 (2.43%) HP
13 21 (2.32%) Ab Initio
14 20 (2.21%) TIBCO
14 20 (2.21%) Vertica
15 19 (2.10%) Cloudera
16 18 (1.99%) Greenplum
16 18 (1.99%) Trillium
17 13 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
18 12 (1.33%) Infor