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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 78 98 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 23 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.84% 0.90% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 4.23% 1.85% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +50.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
544 701 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.55% 48.71% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 355 416 256
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,700 £50,000 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 44 (89.80%) SQL
2 37 (75.51%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (73.47%) Data Warehouse
4 24 (48.98%) Finance
5 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
6 21 (42.86%) Oracle
6 21 (42.86%) ETL
7 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (34.69%) Banking
7 17 (34.69%) SAS
7 17 (34.69%) Data Modelling
7 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
7 17 (34.69%) Waterfall
7 17 (34.69%) Software Delivery
8 15 (30.61%) SAP
8 15 (30.61%) T-SQL
8 15 (30.61%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database
10 12 (24.49%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (22.45%) Data Management
11 11 (22.45%) Master Data Management
12 10 (20.41%) Metadata Management
12 10 (20.41%) Logical Data Model
12 10 (20.41%) Data Analysis
12 10 (20.41%) Dimensional Modelling
12 10 (20.41%) Data Mapping
12 10 (20.41%) UNIX
12 10 (20.41%) Microsoft

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (34.69%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.04%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (73.47%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
3 15 (30.61%) BusinessObjects
4 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (24.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (24.49%) Crystal Reports
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle Database
6 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
6 8 (16.33%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (16.33%) RDBMS
7 7 (14.29%) MS Access
7 7 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (12.24%) Big Data
8 6 (12.24%) BODI
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (10.20%) Informix
9 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (10.20%) DataStage
10 4 (8.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (48.98%) Finance
2 17 (34.69%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (55.10%) Analyst
2 19 (38.78%) Business Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Developer
4 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 8 (16.33%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Business Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) Designer
8 4 (8.16%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Data Analyst
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (4.08%) UNIX Technical Specialist
10 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.08%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.08%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.08%) DataPower
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.08%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (42.86%) ETL
3 17 (34.69%) Waterfall
3 17 (34.69%) Data Modelling
3 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) Software Delivery
4 11 (22.45%) Master Data Management
4 11 (22.45%) Data Management
5 10 (20.41%) Data Analysis
5 10 (20.41%) Dimensional Modelling
5 10 (20.41%) Data Mapping
5 10 (20.41%) Metadata Management
5 10 (20.41%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.29%) Time Management
6 7 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 6 (12.24%) Data Transformation
8 5 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (10.20%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) T-SQL
3 9 (18.37%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.04%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) C++
5 1 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) MOM
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) Oracle
2 15 (30.61%) SAP
3 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) Cognos
4 7 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (10.20%) Netezza
6 2 (4.08%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.04%) TIBCO