Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 245 230 162
Rank change year-on-year -15 -68 +48
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 150 186 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.00% 1.12% 1.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.31% 3.88% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 115 129 268
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £29,450 £31,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England 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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4,533 4,791 5,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 30.11% 28.77% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,852 3,996 4,639
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
West Midlands +9 119 £50,000 +17.65% 5
East Midlands -2 29 £42,500 -15.00% 5
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 100 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 72 (48.00%) SAP
3 69 (46.00%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (40.00%) SQL
5 59 (39.33%) ETL
6 40 (26.67%) Oracle
7 37 (24.67%) SAP BW
8 33 (22.00%) SQL Server
9 31 (20.67%) QlikView
10 29 (19.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 27 (18.00%) SAP HANA
11 27 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
11 27 (18.00%) Cognos
12 25 (16.67%) Finance
13 24 (16.00%) Data Modelling
13 24 (16.00%) Microsoft
14 23 (15.33%) Tableau
15 21 (14.00%) SAP Data Services
16 20 (13.33%) Analytics
17 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (12.00%) Visualisation
18 18 (12.00%) Data Migration
18 18 (12.00%) Migration
19 17 (11.33%) Data Management
19 17 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 16 (10.67%) SAP BPC
20 16 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
21 15 (10.00%) PL/SQL
21 15 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
22 14 (9.33%) Management Information System

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (8.00%) NetWeaver
2 6 (4.00%) JBoss
2 6 (4.00%) SAS
3 4 (2.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.33%) Open Workbench
3 2 (1.33%) SPSS
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (10.67%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.00%) iTrent
3 2 (1.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (46.00%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (24.67%) SAP BW
3 33 (22.00%) SQL Server
4 31 (20.67%) QlikView
5 29 (19.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 27 (18.00%) SAP HANA
7 21 (14.00%) SAP Data Services
8 19 (12.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (11.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (8.67%) BODI
11 12 (8.00%) Data Mart
11 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
12 11 (7.33%) Oracle Database
12 11 (7.33%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (4.67%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (4.67%) Power BI
13 7 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 6 (4.00%) Data Lake
14 6 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.67%) CA Gen
2 1 (0.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) ProC
General
1 25 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.67%) Local Government
4 3 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (46.67%) Developer
2 32 (21.33%) Consultant
3 28 (18.67%) SAP Developer
4 26 (17.33%) Analyst
5 18 (12.00%) Business Consultant
6 14 (9.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 14 (9.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 14 (9.33%) SAP Consultant
6 14 (9.33%) SQL Developer
7 13 (8.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
7 13 (8.67%) SAP BW Consultant
8 11 (7.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 10 (6.67%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 10 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
9 10 (6.67%) PL/SQL Developer
9 10 (6.67%) SAP BPC Consultant
10 9 (6.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
10 9 (6.00%) SAP BW Developer
10 9 (6.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.33%) HTML
2 7 (4.67%) J2EE
3 6 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (4.00%) Java EE
3 6 (4.00%) JPA
3 6 (4.00%) RESTful
3 6 (4.00%) SOAP
3 6 (4.00%) Spring
3 6 (4.00%) Spring MVC
3 6 (4.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 6 (4.00%) XML
4 4 (2.67%) .NET
4 4 (2.67%) CSS
5 3 (2.00%) MDX
5 3 (2.00%) SAP Basis
5 3 (2.00%) Web Dynpro
5 3 (2.00%) Web Services
6 2 (1.33%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.33%) Ajax
6 2 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (5.33%) Virtual Team
4 7 (4.67%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.67%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.00%) Unix
1 3 (2.00%) Windows
2 2 (1.33%) Linux
2 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (39.33%) ETL
3 24 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 20 (13.33%) Analytics
5 18 (12.00%) Data Migration
5 18 (12.00%) Migration
5 18 (12.00%) Visualisation
6 17 (11.33%) Data Management
7 16 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (7.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (6.67%) CRM
11 10 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (6.67%) SDLC
12 9 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (5.33%) MVC
14 7 (4.67%) Data Strategy
15 6 (4.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (40.00%) SQL
2 15 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (6.00%) ABAP
3 9 (6.00%) Java
4 6 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.00%) VBA
6 2 (1.33%) C#
7 1 (0.67%) Perl
7 1 (0.67%) PROC SQL
7 1 (0.67%) Python
7 1 (0.67%) R
7 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (8.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.67%) ISEB
2 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.67%) MBA
2 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.67%) SLA
2 9 (6.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.33%) PMO
3 2 (1.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 72 (48.00%) SAP
2 40 (26.67%) Oracle
3 27 (18.00%) Cognos
4 24 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 23 (15.33%) Tableau
6 10 (6.67%) Informatica
7 2 (1.33%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.33%) Guidewire
7 2 (1.33%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (1.33%) Logi
7 2 (1.33%) Logi Analytics
7 2 (1.33%) Netezza
7 2 (1.33%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.67%) BEA
8 1 (0.67%) Birst
8 1 (0.67%) Capita
8 1 (0.67%) Google
8 1 (0.67%) Pega
8 1 (0.67%) SnapLogic
8 1 (0.67%) Teradata