The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / South West
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 187 135
Rank change year-on-year +3 -52  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 49 67 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.95% 1.16% 1.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 3.55% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 87
Median salary £40,382 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.23% +42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,872
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £57,500 £47,000
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 the South West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1615 1889 1929
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.18% 32.82% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1401 1571 1613
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in the South West

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the South West over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in the South West

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Wiltshire -21 17 £41,191 -25.10%
Bristol +4 14 £42,500 +16.43% 2
Gloucestershire +15 10 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Devon - 7 £37,500 -
Dorset - 1 £50,000 - 1
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 West region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 52 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (50.00%) SQL
3 36 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 29 (37.18%) SAP
5 25 (32.05%) Oracle
6 24 (30.77%) Finance
7 22 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
8 16 (20.51%) PL/SQL
8 16 (20.51%) Degree
9 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database
10 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (15.38%) Adobe
11 12 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (15.38%) Oracle Spatial
11 12 (15.38%) QlikView
11 12 (15.38%) Tableau
12 11 (14.10%) LiveCycle
12 11 (14.10%) Oracle APEX
12 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (14.10%) Retail
12 11 (14.10%) Oracle Forms
12 11 (14.10%) ETL
13 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (12.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 8 (10.26%) Visualisation
14 8 (10.26%) Data Management
14 8 (10.26%) SAP BW
15 7 (8.97%) Cognos

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (15.38%) Oracle Spatial
2 11 (14.10%) LiveCycle
3 5 (6.41%) Apache
4 4 (5.13%) SAS
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.56%) SPSS
4 2 (2.56%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP CRM
1 3 (3.85%) SAP MM
1 3 (3.85%) SAP SRM
2 2 (2.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.28%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 22 (28.21%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (17.95%) Oracle Database
4 12 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (15.38%) QlikView
5 10 (12.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 10 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (10.26%) SAP BW
7 7 (8.97%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (8.97%) Qlik Sense
7 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
7 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (6.41%) Big Data
8 5 (6.41%) Hadoop
8 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (5.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (5.13%) Lumira
9 4 (5.13%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle APEX
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.56%) ERwin
4 2 (2.56%) RStudio
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Retail
3 6 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (3.85%) German Language
5 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.56%) Private Banking
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Back Office
6 1 (1.28%) Legal
6 1 (1.28%) Local Government
6 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (44.87%) Analyst
2 20 (25.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 12 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 10 (12.82%) Business Manager
4 10 (12.82%) Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) SAP BI Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Business Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Business Project Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Business Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Consultant
8 4 (5.13%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Report Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.85%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.28%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.28%) HTML
3 1 (1.28%) HTML5
3 1 (1.28%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.28%) LESS
3 1 (1.28%) Middleware
3 1 (1.28%) Node.js
3 1 (1.28%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.85%) NHS
4 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) CMDB
5 1 (1.28%) Equities
5 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.28%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.10%) ETL
3 8 (10.26%) Data Management
3 8 (10.26%) Visualisation
4 7 (8.97%) Scrum
4 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.97%) Waterfall
5 6 (7.69%) Analytics
5 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.69%) Project Management
6 5 (6.41%) Balanced Scorecard
6 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (6.41%) ITIL
6 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.41%) Open Source
6 5 (6.41%) Resource Allocation
6 5 (6.41%) Scorecard
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (20.51%) PL/SQL
3 7 (8.97%) VBA
4 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.28%) R
7 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) Basel II
1 3 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (37.18%) SAP
2 25 (32.05%) Oracle
3 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (15.38%) Adobe
4 12 (15.38%) Tableau
5 7 (8.97%) Cognos
6 1 (1.28%) Capita
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Informatica
6 1 (1.28%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.28%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.28%) Telerik
6 1 (1.28%) Teradata
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