The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 152 116 101
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -15
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 31 33 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.84% 1.28% 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 2.71% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 52
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £48,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1826 1219 1224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.73% 47.23% 48.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 929 954
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Leeds

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Leeds

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 35 (66.04%) ETL
1 35 (66.04%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (62.26%) Oracle
3 23 (43.40%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (35.85%) SQL
5 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
6 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
6 15 (28.30%) Finance
7 13 (24.53%) Oracle OWB
8 10 (18.87%) Migration
8 10 (18.87%) PL/SQL
8 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (18.87%) BODI
8 10 (18.87%) BusinessObjects XI
8 10 (18.87%) Dimensional Modelling
8 10 (18.87%) Data Migration
9 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (11.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 6 (11.32%) QlikView
10 6 (11.32%) Tableau
10 6 (11.32%) SAS
11 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (7.55%) Data Management
12 4 (7.55%) SLA
12 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
13 3 (5.66%) B2C
13 3 (5.66%) Internet
13 3 (5.66%) Web Analytics
13 3 (5.66%) Omniture
13 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (11.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
3 13 (24.53%) Oracle OWB
4 10 (18.87%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (18.87%) BODI
4 10 (18.87%) BusinessObjects XI
5 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (11.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 6 (11.32%) QlikView
7 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.89%) DB2
10 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
10 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.89%) Xcelsius
10 1 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) Business Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Business Objects Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Senior Developer
5 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (18.87%) Analyst
6 10 (18.87%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) MI Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Business Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Web Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Business Objects Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Web Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Business Objects Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) MDX
1 1 (1.89%) SAP XI
1 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) ETL
1 35 (66.04%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (28.30%) Data Modelling
3 10 (18.87%) Migration
3 10 (18.87%) Dimensional Modelling
3 10 (18.87%) Data Migration
4 4 (7.55%) Data Management
5 3 (5.66%) B2C
5 3 (5.66%) Web Analytics
5 3 (5.66%) Statistical Modelling
5 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.66%) Analytics
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing Analytics
6 2 (3.77%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.77%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.89%) Scrum
7 1 (1.89%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (1.89%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VBA
4 1 (1.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Tableau
3 3 (5.66%) Omniture
4 2 (3.77%) Cognos
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Sybase
5 1 (1.89%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.89%) Informatica
5 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.89%) Teradata