The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 55 42 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 5 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.88% 4.10% 0.99%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 7.72% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 6
Average salary £55,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
243 337 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.63% 53.15% 51.40%
Number of salaries quoted 203 300 299
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Merseyside

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Business Objects
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
Liverpool -8 2 £35,750 -15.88% 4
Business Objects
North West

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) Crystal Reports
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) UNIX
4 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (61.54%) Workflow
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) J2EE
4 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) HTML
4 8 (61.54%) Java
4 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
4 8 (61.54%) PHP
4 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (61.54%) Pentaho
4 8 (61.54%) Liferay
4 8 (61.54%) FastStats
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL V2
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (23.08%) Infor
5 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) AS400

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (61.54%) Liferay
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) Crystal Reports
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (61.54%) Pentaho
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
3 8 (61.54%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Spotfire
4 1 (7.69%) QlikView
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Applications Support
1 8 (61.54%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Head of IT
2 3 (23.08%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) UNIX
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Workflow
2 8 (61.54%) Problem Management
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL V2
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) BPR
4 1 (7.69%) RUP
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VBA
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Infor
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Liverpool
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Merseyside
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent package inc Bonus and car
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago