The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 161 148 151
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 20 42 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 1.05% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 2.38% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 37
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,897 £38,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
Business Objects
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1558 1768 1963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.07% 44.03% 47.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1429 1642
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Manchester

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Manchester

Business Objects
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Altrincham - 2 £38,750 - 1
Stockport - 2 £30,000 -
Sale - 1 - - 1
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (39.13%) Finance
4 16 (34.78%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (34.78%) SQL
4 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
4 16 (34.78%) SAP
5 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (28.26%) QlikView
6 13 (28.26%) SAS
7 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
8 10 (21.74%) Analytics
9 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (19.57%) VBA
9 9 (19.57%) ETL
9 9 (19.57%) Cognos
9 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (17.39%) SAP Implementation
10 8 (17.39%) XHTML
10 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
10 8 (17.39%) .NET
10 8 (17.39%) C#
10 8 (17.39%) HTML
10 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.39%) CSS
10 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
10 8 (17.39%) Visualisation

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (28.26%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.78%) BusinessObjects
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (28.26%) QlikView
5 10 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (15.22%) OLAP
7 7 (15.22%) Big Data
8 6 (13.04%) MS Access
9 5 (10.87%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (8.70%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (8.70%) DataStage
11 3 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (6.52%) SAP BW
11 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (6.52%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (4.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Consultant
3 8 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.70%) MI Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.52%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) SAP Support
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) HTML
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
1 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
1 8 (17.39%) CSS
1 8 (17.39%) XHTML
1 8 (17.39%) HTML5
2 3 (6.52%) SAP XI
3 2 (4.35%) SAP Basis
3 2 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.17%) EDI
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Open Source
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) Life Science
6 1 (2.17%) Statistics
6 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Analytics
4 9 (19.57%) ETL
5 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.39%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.52%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.52%) ITIL
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.52%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (6.52%) SAP Security
7 3 (6.52%) MVC
7 3 (6.52%) Business Analytics
7 3 (6.52%) People Management
8 2 (4.35%) Coaching
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 9 (19.57%) VBA
4 8 (17.39%) C#
5 4 (8.70%) Java
5 4 (8.70%) ABAP
6 1 (2.17%) Python
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) ACCA
3 1 (2.17%) CIMA
3 1 (2.17%) CCA
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) SAP
2 9 (19.57%) Cognos
3 8 (17.39%) Tableau
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) Siebel
6 4 (8.70%) Teradata
7 3 (6.52%) Talend
7 3 (6.52%) Minitab
8 2 (4.35%) Capita
Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
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Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + benefits package
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