The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 24 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.79% 2.58% -
As % of the Vendors category 4.29% 6.42% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £23,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Business Objects
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
70 109 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.67% 40.22% 40.48%
Number of salaries quoted 49 88 74
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Chester

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Psychology
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
2 1 (33.33%) FrontRange
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Psychology
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Research
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) FrontRange
2 1 (33.33%) Genesys