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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 282 260
Rank change year-on-year -61 -22  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 711 1169 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 3.63% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 531 950 1046
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 £34,000 £33,410 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +14.45%  

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 26318 32238 33505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.81% 30.88% 31.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22323 27477 28389
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 29 March 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 29 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
England -58 665 £47,500 -5.00% 64
London -81 219 £52,500 -4.54% 27
South East +14 157 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Yorkshire +21 67 £43,750 +9.37% 7
Surrey +66 58 £47,500 -5.00% 1
West Yorkshire +24 56 £43,750 +16.66% 7
City of London +25 53 £60,000 +2.56% 8
West Midlands +22 48 £45,000 +12.50% 5
East of England 0 44 £53,000 +17.77% 4
South West +1 42 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Leeds +17 38 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Scotland -10 25 £45,500 -4.21% 3
Birmingham +25 24 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Berkshire -33 23 £55,000 +13.40%
Egham +11 22 - -
North West -42 21 £37,500 -12.79% 7
Buckinghamshire +26 20 £41,250 -17.50%
Glasgow -7 20 £47,500 - 3
Wiltshire -10 19 £42,000 -23.63%
Hampshire +23 17 £39,000 -17.89% 3
Cambridgeshire +1 16 £53,000 -11.66% 3
Hertfordshire -1 14 £62,500 +38.88%
East Midlands -30 14 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Warwickshire +26 13 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Cambridge +1 13 £53,000 -11.66% 2
Milton Keynes +13 11 £43,000 -14.00%
Oxfordshire +12 11 £62,500 +25.00%
Bradford +18 10 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Swindon -9 10 £40,000 -27.27%
Manchester -40 10 £37,500 +50.00% 6

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 962 (66.90%) Business Intelligence
2 753 (52.36%) SAP
3 655 (45.55%) SQL
4 528 (36.72%) Finance
5 438 (30.46%) SQL Server
6 423 (29.42%) Data Warehouse
7 357 (24.83%) SAP BW
8 339 (23.57%) Oracle
9 320 (22.25%) ETL
10 280 (19.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 278 (19.33%) Analytics
12 261 (18.15%) Microsoft
13 258 (17.94%) Analytical Skills
14 238 (16.55%) Data Modelling
15 226 (15.72%) SAP HANA
16 217 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
17 211 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 205 (14.26%) QlikView
19 191 (13.28%) Degree
20 184 (12.80%) Tableau
21 180 (12.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 180 (12.52%) MS Excel
22 173 (12.03%) Cognos
23 170 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
24 163 (11.34%) Visualisation
25 160 (11.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
26 139 (9.67%) CRM
27 133 (9.25%) PL/SQL
28 126 (8.76%) Big Data
29 123 (8.55%) 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 71 (4.94%) SAS
2 52 (3.62%) NetWeaver
3 44 (3.06%) SharePoint
4 31 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (0.97%) Apache Spark
6 12 (0.83%) Apache Pig
7 11 (0.76%) Oracle Spatial
7 11 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (0.70%) LiveCycle
8 10 (0.70%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.56%) Apache
9 8 (0.56%) Confluence
10 6 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.35%) SAP Portal
12 4 (0.28%) IIS
13 3 (0.21%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.21%) Jupyter
14 2 (0.14%) CMS
14 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.070%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 180 (12.52%) MS Excel
2 71 (4.94%) MS Office
3 30 (2.09%) SPSS
4 23 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.53%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.070%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 112 (7.79%) SAP BPC
2 38 (2.64%) SAP ERP
3 31 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (1.74%) SAP CRM
5 20 (1.39%) SAP S/4HANA
6 19 (1.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 15 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
7 15 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
7 15 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
7 15 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
8 14 (0.97%) SAP Hybris
8 14 (0.97%) SAP MDG
9 11 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 9 (0.63%) SAP CO
10 9 (0.63%) SAP FI
10 9 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
11 8 (0.56%) Epicor Tropos
11 8 (0.56%) SAP SRM
12 7 (0.49%) OpenText Process Suite
12 7 (0.49%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.11%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.90%) SaaS
4 12 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.63%) Adobe Analytics
6 7 (0.49%) Office 365
7 5 (0.35%) PaaS
8 4 (0.28%) FinancialForce.com
9 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.070%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.46%) Internet
2 12 (0.83%) LDAP
3 6 (0.42%) 3G
4 4 (0.28%) 2G
4 4 (0.28%) GPRS
4 4 (0.28%) GSM
4 4 (0.28%) LTE
4 4 (0.28%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (0.28%) UMTS
5 3 (0.21%) Extranet
6 2 (0.14%) 4G
6 2 (0.14%) FTP
6 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.070%) DNS
7 1 (0.070%) LAN
7 1 (0.070%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.070%) Network Security
7 1 (0.070%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.070%) SSL
7 1 (0.070%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (30.46%) SQL Server
2 423 (29.42%) Data Warehouse
3 357 (24.83%) SAP BW
4 280 (19.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 226 (15.72%) SAP HANA
6 211 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 205 (14.26%) QlikView
8 180 (12.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 160 (11.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 126 (8.76%) Big Data
11 123 (8.55%) SAP Data Services
12 113 (7.86%) Crystal Reports
13 93 (6.47%) Power BI
14 91 (6.33%) Relational Database
15 88 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
16 84 (5.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 75 (5.22%) Oracle Database
18 73 (5.08%) Oracle Reports
19 69 (4.80%) Hadoop
20 61 (4.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (3.34%) JIRA
2 42 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
3 30 (2.09%) Oracle APEX
4 29 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (1.25%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.97%) ERwin
7 12 (0.83%) Selenium
8 10 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 10 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.56%) Toad
10 7 (0.49%) Git (software)
10 7 (0.49%) git-flow
11 6 (0.42%) XMLSpy
12 3 (0.21%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.14%) Maven
13 2 (0.14%) RStudio
13 2 (0.14%) Subversion
14 1 (0.070%) Ant
14 1 (0.070%) GitLab
General
1 528 (36.72%) Finance
2 82 (5.70%) Banking
3 74 (5.15%) Retail
4 55 (3.82%) Manufacturing
5 50 (3.48%) Marketing
6 28 (1.95%) Back Office
7 25 (1.74%) Local Government
8 24 (1.67%) Legal
9 21 (1.46%) Publishing
10 18 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 15 (1.04%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.83%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.76%) Front Office
14 9 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.49%) Advertising
15 7 (0.49%) Billing
16 5 (0.35%) German Language
17 4 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.28%) Games
17 4 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 440 (30.60%) Analyst
2 348 (24.20%) Developer
3 277 (19.26%) Consultant
4 200 (13.91%) SAP Consultant
5 165 (11.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 113 (7.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 85 (5.91%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 83 (5.77%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 83 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
9 81 (5.63%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
10 77 (5.35%) SAP Analyst
10 77 (5.35%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
11 71 (4.94%) Architect
12 70 (4.87%) SAP Developer
13 66 (4.59%) Support Analyst
14 61 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Lead
15 60 (4.17%) Business Developer
16 57 (3.96%) Senior Consultant
17 56 (3.89%) Data Analyst
17 56 (3.89%) SAP BW Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (4.45%) .NET
2 62 (4.31%) XML
3 43 (2.99%) Web Services
4 24 (1.67%) MDX
4 24 (1.67%) SAP Basis
5 23 (1.60%) HTML
6 19 (1.32%) J2EE
7 18 (1.25%) CSS
8 17 (1.18%) JMS
8 17 (1.18%) SAP Fiori
9 16 (1.11%) ASP.NET
10 14 (0.97%) Spring
11 13 (0.90%) .NET Framework
11 13 (0.90%) RESTful
12 12 (0.83%) Spring Integration
13 8 (0.56%) jQuery
13 8 (0.56%) SAP PI
14 7 (0.49%) EDI
15 6 (0.42%) Entity Framework
15 6 (0.42%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 258 (17.94%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 40 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.29%) Data Structures
5 23 (1.60%) iPad
6 17 (1.18%) User Experience
7 13 (0.90%) NHS
8 12 (0.83%) Fixed Income
8 12 (0.83%) FMCG
9 11 (0.76%) Derivative
9 11 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (0.70%) AS400
10 10 (0.70%) iSeries
10 10 (0.70%) Online Banking
10 10 (0.70%) Semantic Web
11 9 (0.63%) Driving Licence
11 9 (0.63%) Equities
11 9 (0.63%) Internet of Things
11 9 (0.63%) Reference Data
12 7 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 55 (3.82%) Unix
2 45 (3.13%) Windows
3 31 (2.16%) Linux
4 27 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.42%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.070%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 962 (66.90%) Business Intelligence
2 320 (22.25%) ETL
3 278 (19.33%) Analytics
4 238 (16.55%) Data Modelling
5 217 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
6 170 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 163 (11.34%) Visualisation
8 139 (9.67%) CRM
9 106 (7.37%) Migration
10 104 (7.23%) Data Management
11 99 (6.88%) ERP
12 95 (6.61%) Project Management
13 92 (6.40%) Data Analysis
14 91 (6.33%) Data Integration
15 90 (6.26%) ITIL
16 79 (5.49%) Data Visualisation
17 78 (5.42%) Scrum
18 73 (5.08%) Data Migration
19 68 (4.73%) Business Analysis
20 63 (4.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 655 (45.55%) SQL
2 133 (9.25%) PL/SQL
3 82 (5.70%) T-SQL
4 81 (5.63%) VBA
5 75 (5.22%) ABAP
6 68 (4.73%) Java
6 68 (4.73%) Python
7 52 (3.62%) JavaScript
8 51 (3.55%) C#
9 38 (2.64%) R
10 22 (1.53%) VB.NET
11 21 (1.46%) C
12 18 (1.25%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 13 (0.90%) VB
14 8 (0.56%) C++
15 7 (0.49%) Scala
16 5 (0.35%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.35%) Perl
17 4 (0.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 191 (13.28%) Degree
2 25 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.42%) PMP
7 5 (0.35%) APMP
7 5 (0.35%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.28%) ISEB
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.14%) CCNA
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.14%) MCSA
10 2 (0.14%) MCSE
10 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.14%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.070%) CBAP
11 1 (0.070%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (8.41%) Data Quality
2 59 (4.10%) QA
3 26 (1.81%) SLA
4 9 (0.63%) COBIT
5 5 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.28%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.21%) IAS 39
7 3 (0.21%) IFRS
7 3 (0.21%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.21%) SEPA
7 3 (0.21%) TARGET2
8 1 (0.070%) Basel II
8 1 (0.070%) Basel III
8 1 (0.070%) EFQM
8 1 (0.070%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (1.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.42%) HDFS
3 6 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (0.76%) Control-M
2 5 (0.35%) SCCM
3 4 (0.28%) Netcool
3 4 (0.28%) NSN NetAct
3 4 (0.28%) Oozie
4 1 (0.070%) Ansible
4 1 (0.070%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.070%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.070%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.070%) Puppet
4 1 (0.070%) Terraform
4 1 (0.070%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 753 (52.36%) SAP
2 339 (23.57%) Oracle
3 261 (18.15%) Microsoft
4 184 (12.80%) Tableau
5 173 (12.03%) Cognos
6 120 (8.34%) Informatica
7 52 (3.62%) Hyperion
8 42 (2.92%) Talend
9 40 (2.78%) MicroStrategy
10 37 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (2.09%) IBM
11 30 (2.09%) Teradata
12 29 (2.02%) hybris
13 19 (1.32%) Birst
13 19 (1.32%) Netezza
14 18 (1.25%) Adobe
15 17 (1.18%) Google
16 15 (1.04%) Ab Initio
17 13 (0.90%) Alteryx
17 13 (0.90%) Dynatrace
City, London
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65,000 - £75,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50,000 - £65,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corby, Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
University of Winchester
Salary: From £26,829 to £32,004 per annum plus £3,000 Market Supplement
Posted: 8 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Vodafone
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum + 30% Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
London Borough of Ealing
Salary: From £33,996 to £42,450 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago