The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 67 85 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -25
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 34 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.53% 1.46% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 6.59% 3.75% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 25
Average salary £44,000 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.38% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £29,300 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £65,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.90% -9.47%
Business Objects
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
516 560 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.42% 38.86% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 303 362 315
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,530 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 43 (89.58%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (54.17%) ETL
3 25 (52.08%) Data Modelling
3 25 (52.08%) BusinessObjects
3 25 (52.08%) SAP
4 23 (47.92%) SAP BW
4 23 (47.92%) SAP BI
5 21 (43.75%) SQL
6 19 (39.58%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (37.50%) Finance
8 17 (35.42%) SAS
9 16 (33.33%) Degree
9 16 (33.33%) SLA
9 16 (33.33%) Oracle
10 15 (31.25%) ABAP
10 15 (31.25%) Project Management
10 15 (31.25%) NetWeaver
10 15 (31.25%) Integration Testing
11 13 (27.08%) Data Mining
12 10 (20.83%) QlikView
12 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
13 9 (18.75%) Analytics
13 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 8 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
14 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
14 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
15 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 17 (35.42%) SAS
2 15 (31.25%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) BusinessObjects
2 23 (47.92%) SAP BW
2 23 (47.92%) SAP BI
3 19 (39.58%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (27.08%) Data Mining
5 10 (20.83%) QlikView
5 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
6 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (10.42%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
11 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
12 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Consultant
2 25 (52.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 21 (43.75%) SAP Consultant
4 18 (37.50%) Business Consultant
5 17 (35.42%) SAP BI Consultant
6 16 (33.33%) SAP Business Consultant
7 11 (22.92%) Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) Technical Business Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (10.42%) Senior Technical Analyst
10 4 (8.33%) SAP BW Consultant
11 3 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
12 2 (4.17%) Principal Consultant
12 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
12 2 (4.17%) Developer
12 2 (4.17%) Teradata Consultant
12 2 (4.17%) Oracle BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) UNIX
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (89.58%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (54.17%) ETL
3 25 (52.08%) Data Modelling
4 15 (31.25%) Project Management
4 15 (31.25%) Integration Testing
5 9 (18.75%) Analytics
6 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.42%) UML
9 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.17%) Change Management
11 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
11 2 (4.17%) Time Management
11 2 (4.17%) Test Management
12 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.08%) Business Analytics
12 1 (2.08%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 15 (31.25%) ABAP
3 8 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.33%) VBA
5 2 (4.17%) C
6 1 (2.08%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (33.33%) SLA
2 5 (10.42%) Solvency II
2 5 (10.42%) Basel II
3 2 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) SAP
2 16 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Teradata
4 3 (6.25%) Cognos
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.08%) Tableau
6 1 (2.08%) Hyland
6 1 (2.08%) Informatica
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