The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 88 74 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 39 57 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.83% 2.67% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 4.78% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 47 18
Average salary £42,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,000 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £75,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Business Objects
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1160 1193 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.38% 55.98% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1075 746
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Birmingham

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 26 (52.00%) Oracle
3 22 (44.00%) Finance
4 20 (40.00%) SAP
4 20 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 20 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
7 16 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (28.00%) Data Mart
8 14 (28.00%) Toad
8 14 (28.00%) SAP Implementation
8 14 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (20.00%) Logistics
10 10 (20.00%) Data Mapping
11 9 (18.00%) EDI
11 9 (18.00%) ABAP
11 9 (18.00%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (14.00%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (12.00%) ERP
13 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
13 6 (12.00%) SAP XI
14 5 (10.00%) Migration
14 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
14 5 (10.00%) LSMW
14 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
14 5 (10.00%) ETL
14 5 (10.00%) Data Migration

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP SCM
1 3 (6.00%) SAP APO
1 3 (6.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (28.00%) Data Mart
5 9 (18.00%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (8.00%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (6.00%) Star Schema
9 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (6.00%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (4.00%) QlikView
10 2 (4.00%) Base SAS
10 2 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (4.00%) OLAP
10 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Toad
2 5 (10.00%) LSMW
3 1 (2.00%) ERwin
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (44.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 12 (24.00%) SAP Consultant
4 12 (24.00%) Consultant
5 11 (22.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) SAP Support
7 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 5 (10.00%) Architect
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) SAP APO Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) SAP Support Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) SAP Support Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Support Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Data Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 3 (6.00%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) EDI
2 6 (12.00%) SAP XI
3 3 (6.00%) Web Services
4 2 (4.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.00%) HTML
5 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) DTV
3 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) SAP Implementation
1 14 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 13 (26.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (20.00%) Logistics
3 10 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 6 (12.00%) ERP
4 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.00%) Migration
5 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) ETL
5 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 4 (8.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 4 (8.00%) Data Management
7 3 (6.00%) Validation
7 3 (6.00%) Workflow
7 3 (6.00%) Network Planning
7 3 (6.00%) Data Validation
7 3 (6.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (6.00%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (6.00%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (54.00%) SQL
2 17 (34.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (18.00%) ABAP
4 4 (8.00%) VB
4 4 (8.00%) VB6
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) C
5 1 (2.00%) C#
5 1 (2.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) ACCA
2 1 (2.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (52.00%) Oracle
2 20 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) DataFlux
4 2 (4.00%) Northgate
5 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Teradata
5 1 (2.00%) Cognos
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.00%) Vertica
5 1 (2.00%) Talend
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