The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank - 64 79
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.05% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.51% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 279 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.44% 41.95% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 300 226 249
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Dorset

Business Objects
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) Hyperion
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) OLAP
1 4 (80.00%) MS Access
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Hyperion
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Cognos