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 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 115 116 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -33
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 6 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.44% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.96% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 23
Average salary £36,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.95% -10.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +5.88%
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
718 731 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 40.47% 45.49% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 554 644 523
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
1 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
5 5 (26.32%) Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) Analytics
5 5 (26.32%) SAS
6 4 (21.05%) SMS
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (21.05%) VB
6 4 (21.05%) VBA
6 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (21.05%) Automotive
6 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (21.05%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) Campaign Management
6 4 (21.05%) Basecamp
6 4 (21.05%) Tableau
6 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
6 4 (21.05%) QlikView
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
7 3 (15.79%) Data Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) SAS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMS
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (21.05%) Spotfire
2 4 (21.05%) QlikView
2 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (15.79%) Big Data
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
5 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Toad
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 5 (26.32%) Marketing
4 4 (21.05%) Retail
4 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
4 4 (21.05%) Automotive
5 3 (15.79%) Financial Institution
5 3 (15.79%) Games
6 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Data Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Data Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (21.05%) QlikView Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Insight Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAP BI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
3 2 (10.53%) Statistics
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Analytics
3 4 (21.05%) Campaign Management
3 4 (21.05%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Data Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) eTOM
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) B2B
6 1 (5.26%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VB
2 4 (21.05%) VBA
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) MicroStrategy
1 4 (21.05%) Tableau
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Cognos
3 2 (10.53%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) SAP