The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 78 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.50% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.89% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £23,500 £28,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
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 North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
378 225 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 47.67% 35.94% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 308 180 249
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Business Objects
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in the North East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) Information Management
5 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (37.50%) Cognos
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Ingres
5 3 (37.50%) QA
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (25.00%) SAP
7 1 (12.50%) Document Management
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) VBScript
7 1 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (37.50%) Ingres
3 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Support Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion