The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 78 94 78
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 15 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.52% 0.52% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 0.96% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 12
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,400 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,900 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Business Objects
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
491 623 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.85% 53.85% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 458 517 467
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Kent

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Kent

Business Objects
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £35,000 -
Canterbury - 2 £30,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £30,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (68.75%) SAP
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (62.50%) SAP BW
2 10 (62.50%) SAP HANA
3 7 (43.75%) SAP BI
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) HP
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) SLA
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) VMware
6 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 2 (12.50%) Siebel
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.25%) OLAP

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) FileNet
1 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (62.50%) SAP BW
2 10 (62.50%) SAP HANA
3 7 (43.75%) SAP BI
4 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) OLAP
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) EasyMock
1 1 (6.25%) jMock
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) SAP Developer
2 7 (43.75%) SAP BI Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSD
2 1 (6.25%) Swing
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Tandem
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) DSDM
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Siebel
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Genesys
3 1 (6.25%) Informatica
3 1 (6.25%) Mapinfo
3 1 (6.25%) Ektron
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