The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 48 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.28% 1.17% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 2.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -7.52%
Business Objects
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
129 186 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 36.65% 54.55% 47.96%
Number of salaries quoted 97 171 208
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Legal
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) VB6
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft