The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 24 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 9 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.86% - 2.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.00% - 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £43,500
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 - £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
BusinessObjects
England

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
50 22 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 27.03% 17.46% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 38
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £35,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Salary Trend in the Midlands

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 10 (90.91%) SAP
1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) ABAP
2 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Analytics
3 6 (54.55%) SAP HANA
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (54.55%) Xcelsius
3 6 (54.55%) SAP BW
3 6 (54.55%) SAP BI
4 5 (45.45%) NetWeaver
4 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) SPSS
6 3 (27.27%) ETL
6 3 (27.27%) SAS
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
6 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) NetWeaver
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Xcelsius
2 6 (54.55%) SAP HANA
2 6 (54.55%) SAP BW
2 6 (54.55%) SAP BI
3 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Big Data
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
4 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (9.09%) MaxDB
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Consultant
2 6 (54.55%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) SAP BI Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (27.27%) SAP BW Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Senior SAP BI Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) Business Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (18.18%) Senior SAP Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) SAP BI Developer
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Business Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Business Objects Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (63.64%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) MapReduce
5 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) ABAP
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) R
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Teradata
3 3 (27.27%) Tableau