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 West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 171 195 162
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -33
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 74 55 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.23% 0.81% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.71% 1.83% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 73
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,183 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2731 3002 3282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.25% 44.35% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2168 2419 2715
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Business Objects
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in the North West

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in the North West

Business Objects
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Manchester +15 35 £40,000 +18.51% 7
Cheshire +6 16 £37,250 -0.66% 3
Merseyside +11 14 £35,000 - 1
Lancashire -12 3 £25,500 - 5
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 63 (53.39%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (47.46%) SQL
3 49 (41.53%) SQL Server
4 43 (36.44%) BusinessObjects
5 39 (33.05%) SAP
6 37 (31.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 34 (28.81%) Microsoft
8 31 (26.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (26.27%) QlikView
9 29 (24.58%) Oracle
10 28 (23.73%) Cognos
10 28 (23.73%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (22.03%) SAS
12 24 (20.34%) T-SQL
12 24 (20.34%) Analytics
13 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (19.49%) Business Analysis
14 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (16.10%) .NET
16 19 (16.10%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (15.25%) Tableau
17 18 (15.25%) Visualisation
18 16 (13.56%) Open Source
18 16 (13.56%) SAP Data Services
18 16 (13.56%) Business Analytics
18 16 (13.56%) Finance
18 16 (13.56%) Python
18 16 (13.56%) ETL
18 16 (13.56%) Teradata

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 26 (22.03%) SAS
2 3 (2.54%) Lync
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle 9iAS
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.69%) IIS
3 2 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.69%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) SPSS
2 11 (9.32%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.63%) MS Office
4 5 (4.24%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.54%) ProjectWise
5 3 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) SAP BPC
1 3 (2.54%) Primavera
2 2 (1.69%) Agresso
3 1 (0.85%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.85%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.85%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.85%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.85%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.85%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.85%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.85%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.69%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.93%) LAN
2 5 (4.24%) DNS
2 5 (4.24%) WAN
2 5 (4.24%) DHCP
3 4 (3.39%) Wireless
4 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.69%) SSL
5 2 (1.69%) Firewall
5 2 (1.69%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.69%) WebEx
6 1 (0.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (41.53%) SQL Server
2 43 (36.44%) BusinessObjects
3 37 (31.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (26.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (26.27%) QlikView
5 28 (23.73%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (19.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (13.56%) SAP Data Services
8 14 (11.86%) Pentaho
9 12 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (6.78%) MongoDB
11 7 (5.93%) MS Access
11 7 (5.93%) OLAP
12 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (5.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
13 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database
13 5 (4.24%) Base SAS
14 4 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.32%) LSMW
3 3 (2.54%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.69%) Hudson
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (13.56%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
3 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Advertising
5 2 (1.69%) Local Government
5 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (26.27%) Developer
2 29 (24.58%) Analyst
3 27 (22.88%) Consultant
4 14 (11.86%) Business Analyst
5 13 (11.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 11 (9.32%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 10 (8.47%) SAP Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) SQL Developer
8 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Data Analyst
8 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.78%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Migration Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.78%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) Data Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) SAS BI Consultant
8 8 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.78%) SAP Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.10%) .NET
2 14 (11.86%) HTML
2 14 (11.86%) CSS
3 12 (10.17%) XHTML
3 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET
3 12 (10.17%) HTML5
4 6 (5.08%) BAPI
5 4 (3.39%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (2.54%) WebCenter
6 3 (2.54%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.69%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.85%) EDI
8 1 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.25%) Visualisation
3 10 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.08%) FMCG
5 5 (4.24%) Life Science
6 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.54%) Replication
7 3 (2.54%) Clustering
7 3 (2.54%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.69%) Statistics
8 2 (1.69%) NHS
9 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.85%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.85%) DTV
9 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.85%) Economics
9 1 (0.85%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.47%) Windows
2 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (4.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.39%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (20.34%) Analytics
3 23 (19.49%) Business Analysis
4 22 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.56%) Open Source
6 16 (13.56%) Business Analytics
6 16 (13.56%) ETL
7 14 (11.86%) E-Commerce
8 13 (11.02%) Project Management
8 13 (11.02%) Migration
9 12 (10.17%) ITIL
10 11 (9.32%) Data Migration
11 10 (8.47%) SAP Implementation
11 10 (8.47%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (7.63%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (7.63%) Service Management
12 9 (7.63%) Data Analysis
13 8 (6.78%) MVC
13 8 (6.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.46%) SQL
2 24 (20.34%) T-SQL
3 16 (13.56%) Python
4 15 (12.71%) ABAP
4 15 (12.71%) C#
5 13 (11.02%) R
6 11 (9.32%) VBA
7 7 (5.93%) PL/SQL
7 7 (5.93%) Java
8 4 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.54%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.54%) Prolog
10 2 (1.69%) C++
11 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.54%) OCP
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.54%) MCTS
2 3 (2.54%) MCITP
3 2 (1.69%) CCNP
3 2 (1.69%) CCDP
3 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.54%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (33.05%) SAP
2 34 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 29 (24.58%) Oracle
4 28 (23.73%) Cognos
5 18 (15.25%) Tableau
6 16 (13.56%) Teradata
7 15 (12.71%) IBM
8 8 (6.78%) Cloudera
9 5 (4.24%) VMware
10 4 (3.39%) Remedy
10 4 (3.39%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (2.54%) Talend
11 3 (2.54%) CommVault
11 3 (2.54%) Ab Initio
11 3 (2.54%) Minitab
11 3 (2.54%) Capita
12 2 (1.69%) WatchGuard
12 2 (1.69%) Mitel
12 2 (1.69%) HP
12 2 (1.69%) Dell
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