The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 87 91 96
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.11% 0.57% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.32% 1.84% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Median salary £45,000 £29,750 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.26% +13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

BusinessObjects is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 311 381 381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 35.50% 30.93% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 261 324 340
Median salary £40,041 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.10% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in South Wales

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in South Wales

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 1 £45,000 +55.17% 1
BusinessObjects
Wales

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 11 (84.62%) SAP
2 10 (76.92%) NetWeaver
3 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) ABAP
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (30.77%) SAP ALE
4 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) hybris
5 3 (23.08%) User Experience
5 3 (23.08%) SAP Portal
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) SAS
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) ETL
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) C

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 10 (76.92%) NetWeaver
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Portal
3 2 (15.38%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (7.69%) QlikView
3 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ERwin
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Consultant
1 10 (76.92%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) NetWeaver Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) ABAP Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SAP Portals Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BI Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) SAP ALE
1 4 (30.77%) Web Dynpro
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) OO
2 4 (30.77%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) ABAP
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SAPscript
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) hybris
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (7.69%) Netezza
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau
4 1 (7.69%) Teradata