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

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 340 281 250
Rank change year-on-year -59 -31  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 716 1171 1371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.85% 1.13% 1.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 3.66% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 531 950 1055
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 £34,400 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,300 £72,500 £75,000
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 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 25997 32001 33814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.73% 30.94% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22058 27243 28645
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 27 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 27 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 -53 670 £47,500 -5.00% 61
London -71 220 £55,000 - 22
South East +29 165 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Yorkshire 0 65 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Surrey +70 62 £47,500 -5.00% 1
City of London +33 53 £55,000 -7.94% 7
West Yorkshire +30 53 £45,000 +20.00% 8
West Midlands +16 48 £45,000 +14.49% 4
East of England +9 44 £53,000 +17.77% 4
South West -4 39 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Leeds +7 35 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Scotland -8 25 £45,500 -4.21% 3
Birmingham +20 24 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Berkshire -35 24 £55,000 +13.40%
Egham +17 23 - -
Buckinghamshire +26 20 £42,500 -15.00%
Glasgow +1 20 £47,500 - 3
North West -47 20 £37,500 -12.79% 7
Wiltshire -15 19 £42,000 -23.63%
Cambridgeshire 0 16 £53,000 -11.66% 3
Hampshire +20 15 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Hertfordshire +8 15 £62,500 +38.88%
Warwickshire +24 13 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Cambridge 0 13 £53,000 -11.66% 2
East Midlands -27 13 £43,750 -16.66% 2
Oxfordshire +9 11 £62,500 +25.00%
Milton Keynes +5 11 £43,000 -14.00%
Swindon -7 10 £40,000 -27.27%
Manchester -38 10 £37,500 +50.00% 6
Bradford +16 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 955 (66.88%) Business Intelligence
2 743 (52.03%) SAP
3 652 (45.66%) SQL
4 522 (36.55%) Finance
5 437 (30.60%) SQL Server
6 419 (29.34%) Data Warehouse
7 354 (24.79%) SAP BW
8 338 (23.67%) Oracle
9 318 (22.27%) ETL
10 277 (19.40%) Analytics
11 272 (19.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 262 (18.35%) Microsoft
13 256 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
14 234 (16.39%) Data Modelling
15 221 (15.48%) SAP HANA
16 214 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
16 214 (14.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 206 (14.43%) QlikView
18 194 (13.59%) Degree
19 184 (12.89%) Tableau
20 182 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 180 (12.61%) MS Excel
22 172 (12.04%) Cognos
23 168 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
24 163 (11.41%) Visualisation
25 156 (10.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
26 140 (9.80%) CRM
27 129 (9.03%) PL/SQL
28 125 (8.75%) Big Data
29 120 (8.40%) 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 73 (5.11%) SAS
2 52 (3.64%) NetWeaver
3 42 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 30 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (0.98%) Apache Spark
6 12 (0.84%) Apache Pig
7 11 (0.77%) Oracle Spatial
7 11 (0.77%) 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%) JBoss
14 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 180 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 71 (4.97%) MS Office
3 31 (2.17%) SPSS
4 24 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) SPSS Modeler
8 1 (0.070%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 109 (7.63%) SAP BPC
2 38 (2.66%) SAP ERP
3 31 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (1.75%) SAP CRM
5 20 (1.40%) SAP S/4HANA
6 18 (1.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 14 (0.98%) Oracle 11i
7 14 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
7 14 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
7 14 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
7 14 (0.98%) SAP Hybris
7 14 (0.98%) SAP MDG
8 11 (0.77%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 9 (0.63%) SAP CO
9 9 (0.63%) SAP FI
9 9 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
10 8 (0.56%) Epicor Tropos
10 8 (0.56%) SAP SRM
11 7 (0.49%) OpenText Process Suite
11 7 (0.49%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.12%) Google Analytics
3 13 (0.91%) SaaS
4 12 (0.84%) 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 (1.47%) Internet
2 12 (0.84%) 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%) Firewall
7 1 (0.070%) LAN
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
1 437 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 419 (29.34%) Data Warehouse
3 354 (24.79%) SAP BW
4 272 (19.05%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 221 (15.48%) SAP HANA
6 214 (14.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 206 (14.43%) QlikView
8 182 (12.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 156 (10.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 125 (8.75%) Big Data
11 120 (8.40%) SAP Data Services
12 113 (7.91%) Crystal Reports
13 93 (6.51%) Power BI
14 92 (6.44%) Relational Database
15 87 (6.09%) Oracle BI EE
16 84 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 74 (5.18%) Oracle Database
18 72 (5.04%) Oracle Reports
19 69 (4.83%) Hadoop
20 61 (4.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (3.36%) JIRA
2 42 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
3 29 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
5 19 (1.33%) Visual Studio
6 14 (0.98%) ERwin
7 11 (0.77%) Selenium
8 10 (0.70%) Eclipse
8 10 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.70%) 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%) TeamCity
General
1 522 (36.55%) Finance
2 81 (5.67%) Banking
3 75 (5.25%) Retail
4 55 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 49 (3.43%) Marketing
6 28 (1.96%) Back Office
7 25 (1.75%) Local Government
8 24 (1.68%) Legal
9 20 (1.40%) Publishing
10 18 (1.26%) Investment Banking
11 15 (1.05%) Telecoms
12 11 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.77%) Front Office
13 9 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (0.49%) Advertising
14 7 (0.49%) Billing
15 5 (0.35%) German Language
15 5 (0.35%) Law
16 4 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
16 4 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 437 (30.60%) Analyst
2 348 (24.37%) Developer
3 274 (19.19%) Consultant
4 197 (13.80%) SAP Consultant
5 162 (11.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 112 (7.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 84 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 82 (5.74%) SQL Analyst
9 81 (5.67%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
10 80 (5.60%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
11 77 (5.39%) SAP Analyst
12 75 (5.25%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
13 71 (4.97%) Architect
14 69 (4.83%) SAP Developer
15 67 (4.69%) Support Analyst
16 61 (4.27%) Business Developer
17 60 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Lead
18 56 (3.92%) SAP BW Consultant
18 56 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
19 55 (3.85%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (4.62%) .NET
2 63 (4.41%) XML
3 43 (3.01%) Web Services
4 24 (1.68%) HTML
4 24 (1.68%) MDX
4 24 (1.68%) SAP Basis
5 20 (1.40%) J2EE
6 19 (1.33%) CSS
7 17 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 17 (1.19%) JMS
7 17 (1.19%) SAP Fiori
8 15 (1.05%) Spring
9 14 (0.98%) RESTful
10 13 (0.91%) .NET Framework
11 12 (0.84%) Spring Integration
12 8 (0.56%) jQuery
12 8 (0.56%) SAP PI
13 7 (0.49%) EDI
14 6 (0.42%) Entity Framework
14 6 (0.42%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 256 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (5.53%) Management Information System
3 38 (2.66%) Computer Science
4 34 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 23 (1.61%) iPad
6 17 (1.19%) User Experience
7 12 (0.84%) Fixed Income
7 12 (0.84%) FMCG
7 12 (0.84%) NHS
8 11 (0.77%) Derivative
8 11 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (0.70%) AS400
9 10 (0.70%) iSeries
9 10 (0.70%) Online Banking
9 10 (0.70%) Semantic Web
10 9 (0.63%) Driving Licence
10 9 (0.63%) Equities
10 9 (0.63%) Internet of Things
10 9 (0.63%) Reference Data
11 7 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 54 (3.78%) Unix
2 44 (3.08%) Windows
3 30 (2.10%) Linux
4 26 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.49%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.070%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 955 (66.88%) Business Intelligence
2 318 (22.27%) ETL
3 277 (19.40%) Analytics
4 234 (16.39%) Data Modelling
5 214 (14.99%) Agile Software Development
6 168 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 163 (11.41%) Visualisation
8 140 (9.80%) CRM
9 104 (7.28%) Data Management
9 104 (7.28%) Migration
10 97 (6.79%) ERP
10 97 (6.79%) Project Management
11 92 (6.44%) Data Analysis
12 89 (6.23%) ITIL
13 88 (6.16%) Data Integration
14 82 (5.74%) Data Visualisation
15 78 (5.46%) Scrum
16 71 (4.97%) Data Migration
17 68 (4.76%) Business Analysis
18 63 (4.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 652 (45.66%) SQL
2 129 (9.03%) PL/SQL
3 84 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 80 (5.60%) VBA
5 76 (5.32%) ABAP
6 70 (4.90%) Java
7 67 (4.69%) Python
8 53 (3.71%) C#
8 53 (3.71%) JavaScript
9 38 (2.66%) R
10 24 (1.68%) VB.NET
11 21 (1.47%) C
12 17 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 13 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 11 (0.77%) VB
15 8 (0.56%) C++
16 7 (0.49%) Scala
17 5 (0.35%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.35%) Perl
18 3 (0.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 194 (13.59%) Degree
2 25 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 18 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.91%) 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%) HNC
11 1 (0.070%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (8.19%) Data Quality
2 57 (3.99%) QA
3 27 (1.89%) 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 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.91%) 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 (0.77%) 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
1 743 (52.03%) SAP
2 338 (23.67%) Oracle
3 262 (18.35%) Microsoft
4 184 (12.89%) Tableau
5 172 (12.04%) Cognos
6 120 (8.40%) Informatica
7 52 (3.64%) Hyperion
8 42 (2.94%) Talend
9 40 (2.80%) MicroStrategy
10 38 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (2.10%) IBM
11 30 (2.10%) Teradata
12 29 (2.03%) hybris
13 19 (1.33%) Netezza
14 18 (1.26%) Adobe
15 17 (1.19%) Birst
15 17 (1.19%) Google
16 15 (1.05%) Ab Initio
17 13 (0.91%) Dynatrace
18 12 (0.84%) Alteryx
West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 11 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
University of Winchester
Salary: From £26,829 to £32,004 per annum plus £3,000 Market Supplement
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Holid
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
East Anglia
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: £33k-£39k + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Bupa
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £41000 per annum + Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The SmartList
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
myBench Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago