The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 95 86 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.70% 0.18% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 0.35% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £30,000 £25,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.50% -14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
Business Objects
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
726 570 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.70% 52.53% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 548 442 336
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Essex

Business Objects
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood - 1 £35,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £30,000 -
Witham - 1 - -
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Oracle
3 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) ETL
4 8 (61.54%) SAP
4 8 (61.54%) AS400
4 8 (61.54%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (61.54%) TestDirector
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
4 8 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (61.54%) QA
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (7.69%) J2SE
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) JSP
6 1 (7.69%) SAS
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) J2EE
6 1 (7.69%) HTML

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) SPSS
2 1 (7.69%) FastStats
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (61.54%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Analyst
2 8 (61.54%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
1 1 (7.69%) J2SE
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) CHAID
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) HP
2 8 (61.54%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Alterian