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 Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Luton 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 57 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.85% 0.29% 1.07%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 0.52% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -30.10%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
273 192 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 58.33% 56.30% 62.57%
Number of salaries quoted 231 177 211
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
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Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Luton

Business Objects
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VB6
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VB
1 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects XI
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Business Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) C++
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) VB
1 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
1 4 (57.14%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft