In Part 1 of the series, we talked about various charts supported in SAP SuccessFactors People Analytics Report Stories. In Part 2, we focused on comparison charts and their usage. In this blog post, we would try to cover the Trend and Distribution Charts and their application in details.
We will reuse the same example organization “BestRun Pvt Ltd” and various individuals in the organizations we had introduced in Part 2.
Best Run Pvt Ltd is a large global multinational headquartered in the United States. Let’s look at part of it’s HR Organization Structure which we would be used to demonstrate use cases for the charts.
Trend charts are used for demonstrating a change in a variable across a time series.
Distribution charts are used for demonstrating the distribution of values within a dataset.
Category Chart Trend Stacked Area Line Time Series Distribution Box Plot Heat Map Histogram Radar TreeMap
Let’s look at some of the best practices while using various Trend and distribution charts
Trend Charts Line Chart Unlike area charts,