The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 113 89 76
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 3 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% 0.87% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 1.47% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 10
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -16.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
719 681 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 54.06% 59.32% 50.95%
Number of salaries quoted 663 590 430
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Business Objects
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 5 (71.43%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
2 4 (57.14%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (57.14%) DTS
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (28.57%) Replication
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (57.14%) DTS
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Business Objects Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VBScript
1 4 (57.14%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle