The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 102 113 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 28 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.44% 0.65% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 3.65% 1.59% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 10
Average salary £39,500 £53,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.51% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £38,750 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,660 £65,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
Business Objects
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
767 816 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.37% 40.84% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 644 649 541
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Bristol

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Bristol

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 33 (71.74%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (41.30%) Finance
4 18 (39.13%) Oracle
5 17 (36.96%) VBA
5 17 (36.96%) SAP
5 17 (36.96%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
7 11 (23.91%) MS Access
7 11 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
10 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
10 8 (17.39%) HTML
10 8 (17.39%) IBM
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
11 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.04%) Banking
12 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (13.04%) Java
12 6 (13.04%) JIRA
12 6 (13.04%) Confluence
12 6 (13.04%) Analytics
13 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
13 5 (10.87%) Joomla!
13 5 (10.87%) BancTec
13 5 (10.87%) Release Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.04%) Confluence
3 5 (10.87%) Joomla!
3 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.87%) JBoss
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.52%) SAS
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) SPSS
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
4 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (36.96%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (23.91%) MS Access
4 11 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
6 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (4.35%) SAP BW
8 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
8 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.17%) MarkLogic
8 1 (2.17%) Xcelsius
8 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) JIRA
2 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (10.87%) Maven
2 5 (10.87%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) LSMW
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Private Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Analyst
2 20 (43.48%) Developer
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Data Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Support Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Business Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Applications Support
6 6 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Software Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Support
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Support Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) MI Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Reporting Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Report Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) J2EE
2 5 (10.87%) JSP
2 5 (10.87%) XML
2 5 (10.87%) Ajax
3 3 (6.52%) Flash
3 3 (6.52%) Struts
3 3 (6.52%) CSS
3 3 (6.52%) .NET
3 3 (6.52%) Spring
3 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
3 3 (6.52%) Apache Flex
3 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.35%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
4 1 (2.17%) Economics
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) UNIX
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Release Management
4 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 5 (10.87%) ETL
4 5 (10.87%) Web Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) OOD
6 3 (6.52%) SOA
6 3 (6.52%) UML
6 3 (6.52%) OOP
6 3 (6.52%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) Validation
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (71.74%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) VBA
3 9 (19.57%) T-SQL
4 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.04%) Java
6 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.87%) PHP
6 5 (10.87%) Delphi
6 5 (10.87%) Pascal
7 3 (6.52%) ActionScript
7 3 (6.52%) C#
7 3 (6.52%) C++
8 2 (4.35%) ABAP
9 1 (2.17%) XQuery
9 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle
2 17 (36.96%) SAP
3 8 (17.39%) IBM
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.87%) BancTec
4 5 (10.87%) Compuware
5 4 (8.70%) Adobe
6 2 (4.35%) Cognos
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) Netezza
7 1 (2.17%) Jaspersoft