The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 35 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.80% 1.85% 2.10%
As % of the Vendors category 4.04% 6.25% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.32%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Business Objects
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
99 80 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 44.59% 29.63% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 79 60 56
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Halifax

Business Objects
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) QlikView
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) QlikView
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cognos
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago