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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 103 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 3 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 2.56% 2.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 6.39% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 24
Average salary £22,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.09% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
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
577 501 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.44% 40.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 383 303 360
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (30.77%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Cognos
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
5 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (15.38%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (15.38%) SAP XI
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (7.69%) OLAP
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.69%) SAS
7 1 (7.69%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (7.69%) Star Schema
4 1 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Business Objects Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Objects Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) MI Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Report Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mapping
4 1 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Cognos
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (7.69%) Logi Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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