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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank - 43 31
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.08% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category - 5.44% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
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
76 147 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 44.19% 38.18% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 95 66
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) QlikView
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP