The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 92 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 8 40 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.71% 3.70% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 1.55% 7.22% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 2
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% +31.81%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
517 554 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.04% 51.25% 52.21%
Number of salaries quoted 265 324 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Glasgow

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Glasgow

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (54.55%) ETL
4 11 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
5 10 (45.45%) Cognos
5 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
8 7 (31.82%) Informatica
8 7 (31.82%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
9 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
9 6 (27.27%) SAP
10 5 (22.73%) C#
10 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
10 5 (22.73%) SAS
10 5 (22.73%) DataStage
10 5 (22.73%) Master Data Management
10 5 (22.73%) Data Management
10 5 (22.73%) Banking
10 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
11 4 (18.18%) Analytics
11 4 (18.18%) QA
11 4 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (18.18%) Ab Initio

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (22.73%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) X.509
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database
5 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
5 5 (22.73%) DataStage
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
6 4 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) QlikView
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (9.09%) Data Mart
8 1 (4.55%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.55%) DB2
8 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.55%) Toad
2 1 (4.55%) ERwin
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) MagicDraw
2 1 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.55%) Front Office
5 1 (4.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Designer
4 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Debt Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) J2EE
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSL
1 1 (4.55%) JMS
1 1 (4.55%) FpML
1 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.55%) Spring
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Flex
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) JGroups
1 1 (4.55%) AppFabric
1 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) DTV
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (54.55%) ETL
3 8 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) Data Management
4 5 (22.73%) Master Data Management
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) ITIL
7 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (4.55%) Business Development
7 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) XQuery
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) R
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Control-M
1 1 (4.55%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) Cognos
3 7 (31.82%) Informatica
3 7 (31.82%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (27.27%) SAP
5 4 (18.18%) Ab Initio
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (4.55%) Sybase
7 1 (4.55%) Vertica