The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 19 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 3 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.86% 3.01% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 10.00% 7.53% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Business Objects
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 146 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.57% 39.89% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 99 163
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Aberdeen region.

Business Objects Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects.

1 7 (77.78%) SAP
1 7 (77.78%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (66.67%) SAP HR
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
2 6 (66.67%) SAP HCM
2 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) LSMW
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Selenium
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) Groovy
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Maximo
6 1 (11.11%) Back Office
6 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Business Objects also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Business Objects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) SAP HR
1 6 (66.67%) SAP HCM
2 1 (11.11%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) LSMW
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) SAP HR Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Migration
1 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (11.11%) Twitter