The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 31 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.04% 1.01% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 2.67% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +26.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Business Objects
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 75 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 53.06% 37.88% 34.12%
Number of salaries quoted 70 56 95
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £27,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,900 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Gloucester

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SAS
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (50.00%) Basel II
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Teradata
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Toad
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) MSMQ

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 6 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (50.00%) Basel II
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Teradata