The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 344 294 266
Rank change year-on-year -50 -28  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 746 1053 1323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 1.06% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.80% 3.49% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 547 830 1042
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,750 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88%  

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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 26621 30191 35083
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.32% 30.28% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22556 25805 29595
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,523
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in the UK

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in the UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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
England -48 701 £47,500 -5.94% 74
London -58 301 £52,500 -12.50% 29
South East +41 132 £48,000 +6.66% 4
West Midlands +70 63 £42,500 +6.25% 4
City of London +27 60 £52,500 -27.58% 10
Yorkshire -6 53 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East of England -12 42 £34,500 -13.75% 5
West Yorkshire +4 41 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire +9 37 £52,500 -12.50%
South West -9 36 £40,000 -11.11% 18
Surrey +49 26 £45,250 +0.55% 1
Leeds +11 25 £41,250 +13.01% 2
Birmingham +30 21 £57,500 - 1
Scotland +3 21 £47,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +18 20 £30,750 -29.31%
Hampshire +19 19 £33,000 -25.00% 1
Milton Keynes +9 17 £31,000 -28.73%
East Midlands -24 17 £30,500 -41.90% 3
Glasgow +17 16 £47,500 - 1
North West -38 16 £36,250 -6.45% 7
Warwickshire +33 14 £40,000 +3.89% 2
West Sussex +7 14 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Cambridgeshire -26 14 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Egham - 13 - -
Slough -7 12 £50,000 -16.66%
Kent +18 11 £35,000 -30.00%
Bristol +2 11 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Cambridge -13 11 £41,000 +16.31%
Wiltshire -17 11 £41,000 -25.45% 6
Bradford +3 10 £47,500 +20.25%

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 942 (63.56%) Business Intelligence
2 752 (50.74%) SAP
3 682 (46.02%) SQL
4 562 (37.92%) Finance
5 477 (32.19%) SQL Server
6 431 (29.08%) Data Warehouse
7 386 (26.05%) Oracle
8 356 (24.02%) ETL
9 328 (22.13%) SAP BW
10 320 (21.59%) Analytics
11 309 (20.85%) Analytical Skills
12 286 (19.30%) Microsoft
13 266 (17.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 263 (17.75%) Data Modelling
15 255 (17.21%) Microsoft Excel
16 246 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
17 235 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 223 (15.05%) Tableau
19 213 (14.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 208 (14.04%) SAP HANA
21 190 (12.82%) QlikView
22 186 (12.55%) Degree
22 186 (12.55%) Cognos
23 183 (12.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
24 176 (11.88%) Visualisation
25 142 (9.58%) Stakeholder Management
26 140 (9.45%) Data Quality
27 127 (8.57%) Data Management
28 126 (8.50%) PL/SQL
29 125 (8.43%) SAP Data Services

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 80 (5.40%) SAS
2 48 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.09%) NetWeaver
4 28 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (1.01%) Tomcat
7 14 (0.94%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.88%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.81%) JBoss
10 10 (0.67%) Apache
10 10 (0.67%) IIS
10 10 (0.67%) LiveCycle
10 10 (0.67%) Oracle Spatial
11 8 (0.54%) Confluence
12 6 (0.40%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.40%) CMS
12 6 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.20%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.13%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 255 (17.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (4.52%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (1.75%) SPSS
5 19 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 18 (1.21%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.27%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 102 (6.88%) SAP BPC
2 41 (2.77%) SAP ERP
3 26 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (1.69%) SAP CRM
5 24 (1.62%) Oracle 11i
5 24 (1.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 24 (1.62%) Oracle ERP
6 22 (1.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 19 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
8 18 (1.21%) SAP S/4HANA
9 17 (1.15%) SAP FI
9 17 (1.15%) SAP Hybris
10 15 (1.01%) SAP CO
10 15 (1.01%) SAP FI/CO
10 15 (1.01%) SAP MDG
11 11 (0.74%) OpenText VIM for SAP
12 9 (0.61%) iTrent
13 8 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
13 8 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
13 8 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.42%) GitHub
3 19 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (0.94%) Adobe Analytics
4 14 (0.94%) Google Analytics
5 12 (0.81%) SaaS
6 9 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.54%) Office 365
8 6 (0.40%) PaaS
9 3 (0.20%) IaaS
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.067%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.02%) Internet
2 18 (1.21%) LDAP
3 9 (0.61%) Firewall
4 5 (0.34%) 3G
4 5 (0.34%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.27%) 2G
5 4 (0.27%) GPRS
5 4 (0.27%) GSM
5 4 (0.27%) LTE
5 4 (0.27%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (0.27%) UMTS
6 2 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.067%) 4G
7 1 (0.067%) Broadband
7 1 (0.067%) DNS
7 1 (0.067%) FTP
7 1 (0.067%) HTTP
7 1 (0.067%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.067%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.067%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 477 (32.19%) SQL Server
2 431 (29.08%) Data Warehouse
3 328 (22.13%) SAP BW
4 266 (17.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 235 (15.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 213 (14.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 208 (14.04%) SAP HANA
8 190 (12.82%) QlikView
9 183 (12.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 125 (8.43%) Big Data
10 125 (8.43%) SAP Data Services
11 122 (8.23%) Crystal Reports
12 96 (6.48%) Relational Database
13 94 (6.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 90 (6.07%) Power BI
15 89 (6.01%) Hadoop
16 86 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
17 79 (5.33%) Oracle Database
18 76 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
19 60 (4.05%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 51 (3.44%) JIRA
2 29 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
3 25 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
4 24 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.48%) TeamCity
6 18 (1.21%) Selenium
7 12 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.67%) Maven
8 10 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
9 9 (0.61%) ERwin
10 8 (0.54%) JUnit
10 8 (0.54%) Mockito
10 8 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (0.40%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.34%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.27%) Git (software)
13 4 (0.27%) MSI
14 3 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.13%) XMLSpy
General
1 562 (37.92%) Finance
2 120 (8.10%) Retail
3 110 (7.42%) Banking
4 59 (3.98%) Marketing
5 48 (3.24%) Investment Banking
6 40 (2.70%) Manufacturing
7 32 (2.16%) Retail Banking
8 27 (1.82%) Legal
9 26 (1.75%) Publishing
10 23 (1.55%) Local Government
11 21 (1.42%) Back Office
12 19 (1.28%) Telecoms
13 16 (1.08%) Front Office
14 11 (0.74%) Billing
15 10 (0.67%) Law
16 9 (0.61%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.40%) Advertising
18 5 (0.34%) Games
19 4 (0.27%) French Language
19 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 475 (32.05%) Analyst
2 371 (25.03%) Developer
3 234 (15.79%) Consultant
4 185 (12.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 154 (10.39%) SAP Consultant
6 126 (8.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 86 (5.80%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 84 (5.67%) SQL Analyst
9 80 (5.40%) SAP Analyst
10 79 (5.33%) Architect
11 78 (5.26%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
12 74 (4.99%) Data Analyst
13 70 (4.72%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 70 (4.72%) SAP Developer
14 67 (4.52%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
15 63 (4.25%) Support Analyst
16 59 (3.98%) Report Analyst
17 56 (3.78%) Business Consultant
17 56 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Lead
18 52 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (4.66%) XML
2 60 (4.05%) .NET
3 46 (3.10%) Web Services
4 35 (2.36%) RESTful
5 30 (2.02%) MDX
6 29 (1.96%) J2EE
7 26 (1.75%) Spring
8 24 (1.62%) JMS
9 23 (1.55%) .NET Framework
9 23 (1.55%) HTML
10 17 (1.15%) Entity Framework
11 16 (1.08%) SAP Fiori
11 16 (1.08%) Spring Integration
12 15 (1.01%) JSON
13 13 (0.88%) SAP Basis
14 11 (0.74%) ASP.NET
14 11 (0.74%) CSS
15 9 (0.61%) Middleware
16 8 (0.54%) EDIFACT
16 8 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 309 (20.85%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 50 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 46 (3.10%) Data Structures
5 19 (1.28%) Fixed Income
5 19 (1.28%) iPad
6 16 (1.08%) Equities
7 15 (1.01%) NHS
7 15 (1.01%) Reference Data
8 14 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (0.74%) FMCG
9 11 (0.74%) Semantic Web
10 10 (0.67%) Internet of Things
11 9 (0.61%) CMDB
12 8 (0.54%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.54%) User Experience
13 7 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.47%) Reinsurance
14 6 (0.40%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 49 (3.31%) Linux
2 48 (3.24%) Unix
3 47 (3.17%) Windows
4 23 (1.55%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.067%) AIX
8 1 (0.067%) Android
8 1 (0.067%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.067%) Solaris
8 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.067%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 942 (63.56%) Business Intelligence
2 356 (24.02%) ETL
3 320 (21.59%) Analytics
4 263 (17.75%) Data Modelling
5 246 (16.60%) Agile Software Development
6 176 (11.88%) Visualisation
7 142 (9.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 127 (8.57%) Data Management
9 118 (7.96%) CRM
10 108 (7.29%) Data Integration
10 108 (7.29%) ERP
10 108 (7.29%) ITIL
11 98 (6.61%) Data Analysis
12 94 (6.34%) Project Management
13 93 (6.28%) Migration
14 88 (5.94%) Scrum
15 81 (5.47%) Data Visualisation
16 75 (5.06%) Data Analytics
17 66 (4.45%) Business Analytics
18 64 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 682 (46.02%) SQL
2 126 (8.50%) PL/SQL
3 103 (6.95%) T-SQL
4 92 (6.21%) VBA
5 89 (6.01%) Java
6 77 (5.20%) Python
7 57 (3.85%) JavaScript
8 47 (3.17%) ABAP
9 46 (3.10%) C#
10 45 (3.04%) R
11 22 (1.48%) Shell Script
12 21 (1.42%) C
13 16 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 15 (1.01%) VB
14 15 (1.01%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.61%) Perl
16 8 (0.54%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.47%) Scala
18 6 (0.40%) MATLAB
19 4 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 186 (12.55%) Degree
2 30 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 27 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 23 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
4 23 (1.55%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.81%) Numerate Degree
6 9 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (0.54%) CITP
7 8 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.47%) MCSA
8 7 (0.47%) MCSE
9 5 (0.34%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.27%) CCNA
10 4 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.27%) MCITP
10 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.27%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.20%) ISEB
11 3 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (9.45%) Data Quality
2 60 (4.05%) QA
3 13 (0.88%) SLA
4 8 (0.54%) COBIT
5 6 (0.40%) CRD IV
5 6 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.40%) PMO
6 4 (0.27%) Basel II
6 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.27%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.20%) SEPA
8 1 (0.067%) Basel III
8 1 (0.067%) EFQM
8 1 (0.067%) IFRS
8 1 (0.067%) TARGET2
System Software
1 17 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.34%) HDFS
5 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.067%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (0.74%) Control-M
1 11 (0.74%) SCCM
2 4 (0.27%) Netcool
2 4 (0.27%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (0.20%) Oozie
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.13%) Ansible
4 2 (0.13%) CA Wily
4 2 (0.13%) Puppet
4 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.067%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.067%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.067%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.067%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.067%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.067%) Terraform
Vendors
1 752 (50.74%) SAP
2 386 (26.05%) Oracle
3 286 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 223 (15.05%) Tableau
5 186 (12.55%) Cognos
6 124 (8.37%) Informatica
7 50 (3.37%) MicroStrategy
8 47 (3.17%) Hyperion
9 34 (2.29%) IBM
10 32 (2.16%) hybris
11 31 (2.09%) Birst
12 29 (1.96%) Talend
13 26 (1.75%) Teradata
14 22 (1.48%) Adobe
15 21 (1.42%) Google
16 18 (1.21%) Netezza
16 18 (1.21%) TIBCO
17 17 (1.15%) Atlassian
17 17 (1.15%) Dynatrace
18 14 (0.94%) Jaspersoft
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Salary: Unspecified Attractive Salary + Bonus, Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + See Spec.
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Company Pension, Life Cover, Priva
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Rullion
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum Up to 23K depending on experience +
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Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum Up to 23K depending on experience +
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Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum Up to 23K depending on experience +
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Chippenham, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum Up to 23K depending on experience +
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: Based on experience + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + 29 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £23,164 - £26,283 + benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + flexi benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + flexi benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + flexi benefits
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Central London / West End
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West London
Martin & Conley
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London
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Nottinghamshire
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Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum Up to 23K depending on experience +
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £23,000 per annum Up to 23K depending on experience +
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