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

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 352 302 268
Rank change year-on-year -50 -34  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 784 1030 1337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 1.05% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.86% 3.50% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 542 799 1053
Median salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £33,000 £30,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  

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 27381 29440 35720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.79% 29.92% 32.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53136 57426 71333
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in the UK

BusinessObjects
Top 11 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 June 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 -47 738 £46,500 -8.82% 79
UK excluding London -41 385 £42,500 -1.16% 55
London -39 349 £52,500 -19.23% 26
South East +17 133 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Midlands -1 93 £40,000 -5.32% 8
North of England -31 72 £39,500 +5.33% 18
East of England -36 39 £30,500 -23.75% 5
South West -15 30 £39,500 -12.22% 6
Scotland +7 20 £40,000 -13.97% 3
Wales +2 2 £49,750 +71.55%
Northern Ireland - 2 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 919 (61.35%) Business Intelligence
2 733 (48.93%) SAP
3 713 (47.60%) SQL
4 598 (39.92%) Finance
5 453 (30.24%) SQL Server
6 446 (29.77%) Data Warehouse
7 425 (28.37%) Oracle
8 363 (24.23%) ETL
9 339 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
10 333 (22.23%) Analytics
11 317 (21.16%) SAP BW
12 288 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 277 (18.49%) Data Modelling
14 269 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
15 264 (17.62%) Microsoft Excel
16 258 (17.22%) Tableau
17 254 (16.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
18 242 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 232 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 194 (12.95%) QlikView
21 190 (12.68%) SAP HANA
22 182 (12.15%) Degree
23 181 (12.08%) Cognos
24 175 (11.68%) Visualisation
25 171 (11.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
26 159 (10.61%) Retail
27 158 (10.55%) Banking
28 151 (10.08%) PL/SQL
29 144 (9.61%) Data Quality
30 139 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management

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 83 (5.54%) SAS
2 59 (3.94%) SharePoint
3 32 (2.14%) NetWeaver
4 31 (2.07%) Tomcat
5 28 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
5 28 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 26 (1.74%) JBoss
7 14 (0.93%) Confluence
8 13 (0.87%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.80%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.67%) Apache
10 10 (0.67%) IIS
11 8 (0.53%) LiveCycle
11 8 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
12 6 (0.40%) CMS
12 6 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.27%) Apache Pig
15 3 (0.20%) WordPress
16 2 (0.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 264 (17.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 66 (4.41%) Microsoft Office
3 30 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
5 23 (1.54%) SPSS
6 14 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.33%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.20%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 89 (5.94%) SAP BPC
2 43 (2.87%) SAP ERP
3 25 (1.67%) SAP CRM
4 23 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
5 22 (1.47%) Oracle 11i
5 22 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 17 (1.13%) SAP FI
7 16 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
8 15 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 14 (0.93%) SAP CO
9 14 (0.93%) SAP FI/CO
9 14 (0.93%) SAP Hybris
9 14 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
10 13 (0.87%) OpenText VIM for SAP
11 12 (0.80%) SAP MDG
12 8 (0.53%) iTrent
12 8 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
12 8 (0.53%) SAP SRM
13 7 (0.47%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 55 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (2.34%) GitHub
3 28 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (0.87%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.53%) Office 365
6 8 (0.53%) SaaS
7 5 (0.33%) PaaS
8 3 (0.20%) IaaS
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.067%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.067%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.067%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.67%) Internet
2 15 (1.00%) LDAP
3 9 (0.60%) Firewall
4 6 (0.40%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.27%) 2G
5 4 (0.27%) 3G
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%) DNS
6 2 (0.13%) Intranet
6 2 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.067%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.067%) Network Security
7 1 (0.067%) SAN
7 1 (0.067%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.067%) VPN
7 1 (0.067%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 453 (30.24%) SQL Server
2 446 (29.77%) Data Warehouse
3 317 (21.16%) SAP BW
4 254 (16.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 242 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 232 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 194 (12.95%) QlikView
8 190 (12.68%) SAP HANA
9 171 (11.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 125 (8.34%) Big Data
11 113 (7.54%) Crystal Reports
11 113 (7.54%) SAP Data Services
12 93 (6.21%) Hadoop
12 93 (6.21%) Relational Database
13 92 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 89 (5.94%) Power BI
15 87 (5.81%) Oracle Database
16 84 (5.61%) Oracle Reports
17 71 (4.74%) Oracle BI EE
18 52 (3.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (4.74%) JIRA
2 36 (2.40%) TeamCity
3 24 (1.60%) Maven
3 24 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
4 23 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
4 23 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.47%) JUnit
5 22 (1.47%) Mockito
6 20 (1.34%) Selenium
6 20 (1.34%) Talend Open Studio
7 14 (0.93%) Visual Studio
8 8 (0.53%) ERwin
8 8 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.33%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.27%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.27%) MSI
11 3 (0.20%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.13%) Ant
General
1 598 (39.92%) Finance
2 159 (10.61%) Retail
3 158 (10.55%) Banking
4 89 (5.94%) Investment Banking
5 79 (5.27%) Retail Banking
6 69 (4.61%) Marketing
7 39 (2.60%) Publishing
8 36 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.80%) Legal
10 23 (1.54%) Front Office
11 20 (1.34%) Local Government
11 20 (1.34%) Telecoms
12 18 (1.20%) Back Office
13 12 (0.80%) Law
14 11 (0.73%) Billing
15 10 (0.67%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.47%) Advertising
17 6 (0.40%) Games
18 5 (0.33%) French Language
19 4 (0.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 473 (31.58%) Analyst
2 417 (27.84%) Developer
3 215 (14.35%) Consultant
4 170 (11.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 137 (9.15%) SAP Consultant
6 130 (8.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 79 (5.27%) Data Analyst
7 79 (5.27%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Consultant
8 75 (5.01%) SAP Analyst
9 74 (4.94%) Architect
10 73 (4.87%) SQL Analyst
11 67 (4.47%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
12 63 (4.21%) SAP Developer
13 62 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 62 (4.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
14 60 (4.01%) Oracle Developer
14 60 (4.01%) Report Analyst
15 58 (3.87%) Support Analyst
16 56 (3.74%) Business Consultant
17 52 (3.47%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (4.54%) .NET
2 63 (4.21%) XML
3 47 (3.14%) RESTful
4 41 (2.74%) Web Services
5 39 (2.60%) J2EE
6 37 (2.47%) Spring
7 35 (2.34%) JMS
8 30 (2.00%) MDX
9 28 (1.87%) .NET Framework
10 26 (1.74%) HTML
11 24 (1.60%) Entity Framework
12 23 (1.54%) Middleware
13 22 (1.47%) JDBC
13 22 (1.47%) TIBCO EMS
14 18 (1.20%) JSON
15 14 (0.93%) CSS
16 13 (0.87%) SAP Basis
16 13 (0.87%) Spring Integration
17 12 (0.80%) SAP Fiori
18 9 (0.60%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 339 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
2 131 (8.74%) Management Information System
3 50 (3.34%) Computer Science
4 43 (2.87%) Data Structures
5 26 (1.74%) Fixed Income
6 24 (1.60%) Equities
7 14 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (0.93%) Reference Data
8 13 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (0.80%) NHS
10 11 (0.73%) iPad
11 10 (0.67%) Semantic Web
12 9 (0.60%) CMDB
12 9 (0.60%) User Experience
13 8 (0.53%) Credit Risk
13 8 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.53%) FMCG
13 8 (0.53%) Internet of Things
13 8 (0.53%) Reinsurance
14 7 (0.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 69 (4.61%) Unix
2 65 (4.34%) Linux
3 48 (3.20%) Windows
4 23 (1.54%) Windows Server
5 15 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.47%) 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 10
8 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.067%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 919 (61.35%) Business Intelligence
2 363 (24.23%) ETL
3 333 (22.23%) Analytics
4 277 (18.49%) Data Modelling
5 269 (17.96%) Agile Software Development
6 175 (11.68%) Visualisation
7 139 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 127 (8.48%) Data Management
9 124 (8.28%) CRM
10 123 (8.21%) Asset Management
10 123 (8.21%) Data Integration
11 116 (7.74%) ITIL
12 107 (7.14%) ERP
13 104 (6.94%) Project Management
14 99 (6.61%) Data Analysis
15 95 (6.34%) Scrum
16 91 (6.07%) Data Analytics
17 86 (5.74%) Migration
18 80 (5.34%) Wealth Management
19 74 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 713 (47.60%) SQL
2 151 (10.08%) PL/SQL
3 104 (6.94%) Java
3 104 (6.94%) T-SQL
4 100 (6.68%) VBA
5 91 (6.07%) Python
6 57 (3.81%) C#
7 55 (3.67%) JavaScript
8 47 (3.14%) ABAP
9 44 (2.94%) R
10 31 (2.07%) Shell Script
11 22 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 22 (1.47%) Perl
12 18 (1.20%) VB
13 15 (1.00%) C
13 15 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 12 (0.80%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.40%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.33%) C++
16 5 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 182 (12.15%) Degree
2 42 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 31 (2.07%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 12 (0.80%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 12 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 11 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
9 8 (0.53%) CITP
9 8 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 7 (0.47%) MCSA
10 7 (0.47%) MCSE
11 6 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
12 4 (0.27%) CCNA
12 4 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.27%) MCITP
12 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (9.61%) Data Quality
2 60 (4.01%) QA
3 15 (1.00%) SLA
4 9 (0.60%) PMO
5 8 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.40%) COBIT
6 6 (0.40%) CRD IV
7 5 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.33%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.27%) SEPA
9 3 (0.20%) Basel II
10 1 (0.067%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.067%) EFQM
10 1 (0.067%) GDPR
10 1 (0.067%) IFRS
10 1 (0.067%) MiFID
System Software
1 15 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (0.27%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.20%) HDFS
4 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.067%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.067%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (1.13%) Control-M
2 11 (0.73%) SCCM
3 4 (0.27%) Netcool
3 4 (0.27%) NSN NetAct
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.13%) Ansible
5 2 (0.13%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.13%) Oozie
5 2 (0.13%) Puppet
5 2 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.067%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.067%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.067%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.067%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.067%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.067%) Terraform
Vendors
1 733 (48.93%) SAP
2 425 (28.37%) Oracle
3 288 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 258 (17.22%) Tableau
5 181 (12.08%) Cognos
6 121 (8.08%) Informatica
7 55 (3.67%) MicroStrategy
8 44 (2.94%) Hyperion
9 39 (2.60%) Birst
10 31 (2.07%) hybris
11 30 (2.00%) IBM
12 29 (1.94%) TIBCO
13 25 (1.67%) Atlassian
14 24 (1.60%) Teradata
15 20 (1.34%) Talend
16 19 (1.27%) Adobe
16 19 (1.27%) Netezza
17 18 (1.20%) Jaspersoft
18 17 (1.13%) Google
19 16 (1.07%) OpenText
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Reading, Berkshire
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