SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK

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 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 798 718 823
Rank change year-on-year -80 +105 -148
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 100 275 379
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.26% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 1.19% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 81 185 256
10th Percentile £34,750 £35,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - -
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £71,563
90th Percentile £66,250 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.21% +11.05% -5.00%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK

BusinessObjects is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 17,947 23,156 42,123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 18.49% 21.81% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12,569 14,178 21,605
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,725 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £103,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +6.80% +5.10%

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in the UK

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BusinessObjects.

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in the UK

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing BusinessObjects over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in the UK

BusinessObjects
Top 15 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 6 months to 20 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -19 98 £50,000 -9.42% 16
UK excluding London -89 68 £50,000 -5.21% 7
Work from Home +92 54 £50,000 -13.04% 7
London +117 29 £58,500 +0.86% 9
North of England +77 28 £50,000 -18.03% 2
North West +36 17 £36,000 -55.00%
East of England +17 15 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Yorkshire +84 10 £50,000 -18.03% 2
Midlands -36 9 £50,465 +32.80% 3
South East -27 8 £50,000 -16.67%
West Midlands -7 7 £58,750 +54.61% 1
South West -9 7 - -
East Midlands -18 2 £43,430 -13.14% 2
Wales +2 1 £30,000 -10.45%
North East - 1 £55,000 -

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.00%) SAS
2 4 (4.00%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.00%) Confluence
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Exchange
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (13.00%) Infor SunSystems
1 13 (13.00%) iTrent
2 4 (4.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (2.00%) SAP WM
4 1 (1.00%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.00%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.00%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 49 (49.00%) Power Platform
2 15 (15.00%) Azure
3 10 (10.00%) AWS
4 4 (4.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (4.00%) GCP
5 2 (2.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.00%) Snowflake
6 1 (1.00%) Entra ID
6 1 (1.00%) IaaS
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (1.00%) PaaS
6 1 (1.00%) Power Automate
6 1 (1.00%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.00%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) Internet
2 2 (2.00%) SSH
3 1 (1.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (49.00%) Power BI
2 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (14.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 14 (14.00%) QlikView
3 14 (14.00%) Relational Database
4 13 (13.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (11.00%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (10.00%) Big Data
6 10 (10.00%) Data Mining
6 10 (10.00%) Semantic Layer
6 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (9.00%) SAP BW
7 9 (9.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (9.00%) Text Mining
8 5 (5.00%) Amazon QuickSight
8 5 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (4.00%) Amazon Athena
9 4 (4.00%) DynamoDB
9 4 (4.00%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 7 (7.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.00%) Toad
3 2 (2.00%) Git
3 2 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 35 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
1 35 (35.00%) Finance
2 25 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 13 (13.00%) Legal
4 8 (8.00%) Local Government
5 7 (7.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 7 (7.00%) Retail
6 5 (5.00%) Law
7 4 (4.00%) Public Sector
8 3 (3.00%) Banking
9 2 (2.00%) Advertising
9 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.00%) Fire and Rescue
9 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
9 2 (2.00%) Police
10 1 (1.00%) Games
10 1 (1.00%) German Language
10 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 1 (1.00%) Marketing
10 1 (1.00%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 25 (25.00%) Analyst
2 13 (13.00%) Financial Analyst
3 12 (12.00%) Support Specialist
4 11 (11.00%) Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 10 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (9.00%) Data Scientist
7 8 (8.00%) Consultant
8 7 (7.00%) Applications Support
9 6 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 6 (6.00%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.00%) Architect
10 5 (5.00%) Report Writer
11 4 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Business Developer
11 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 4 (4.00%) Data Architect
11 4 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) HTML
2 4 (4.00%) SAP PI
3 3 (3.00%) .NET
3 3 (3.00%) XML
4 1 (1.00%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.00%) Product Ownership
4 4 (4.00%) Renewable Energy
5 3 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.00%) Digital Wallet
7 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.00%) Windows
2 14 (14.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (34.00%) Analytics
3 30 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 27 (27.00%) ETL
4 27 (27.00%) Problem-Solving
5 25 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 21 (21.00%) Customer Service
7 19 (19.00%) Decision-Making
8 17 (17.00%) Business Analysis
9 16 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (16.00%) ITIL
10 15 (15.00%) Agile
11 14 (14.00%) Presales
12 13 (13.00%) Data Analysis
12 13 (13.00%) Machine Learning
12 13 (13.00%) Predictive Analytics
12 13 (13.00%) Release Management
12 13 (13.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (12.00%) Data Analytics
13 12 (12.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.00%) SQL
2 19 (19.00%) Python
3 10 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (10.00%) R
4 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.00%) ABAP
6 6 (6.00%) Java
7 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.00%) Bash
8 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) SLA
2 11 (11.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.00%) GDPR
4 1 (1.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.00%) ITGC
4 1 (1.00%) PMO
4 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 47 (47.00%) SAP
2 30 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (20.00%) Cognos
3 20 (20.00%) Oracle
4 15 (15.00%) Infor
5 4 (4.00%) Alteryx
5 4 (4.00%) Hyperion
5 4 (4.00%) IBM
6 3 (3.00%) Informatica
7 2 (2.00%) Blue Prism
7 2 (2.00%) Capita
7 2 (2.00%) Cyberscience
8 1 (1.00%) ESRI
8 1 (1.00%) Snow
8 1 (1.00%) VMware