The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 29 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 4 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.08% - 5.45%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% - 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Business Objects
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
130 47 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 67.71% 34.06% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 104 35 94
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £88,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Business Objects
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in the Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (85.71%) ABAP
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) NetWeaver
2 4 (57.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Xcelsius
3 3 (42.86%) SAP BI
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (28.57%) LSMW
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (57.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Xcelsius
3 3 (42.86%) SAP BW
3 3 (42.86%) SAP BI
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
5 1 (14.29%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LSMW
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Games
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP BW Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP BI Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Data Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP BI Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Objects Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Objects Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) ABAP
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle