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 20 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 108 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 7 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 2.56% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 6.07% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 22
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £27,575
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
567 593 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.08% 42.15% 42.15%
Number of salaries quoted 355 375 359
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,950 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,750
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
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 20 October 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SAS
4 4 (36.36%) QlikView
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (18.18%) ISEB
6 2 (18.18%) UML
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (18.18%) Basel II
6 2 (18.18%) Time Management
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
6 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) Tableau
7 1 (9.09%) Degree

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 4 (36.36%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
2 4 (36.36%) QlikView
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) OBIEE Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) MI Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Tableau Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) QlikView Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Basel II
1 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + health + pension + other
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 26 days ago