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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 202 164 189
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +25
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 40 78 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 1.19% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 2.65% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 58 59
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,850 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,500 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -14.00%
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
2962 2947 3352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.80% 44.77% 47.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2445 2380 2739
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -34 24 £35,000 -15.15% 9
Merseyside +15 9 £20,000 -38.46%
Lancashire -3 3 £38,500 +22.22% 2
Cheshire -23 2 £38,750 +9.15% 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (49.61%) Business Intelligence
2 56 (44.09%) SQL
3 48 (37.80%) SQL Server
3 48 (37.80%) BusinessObjects
4 41 (32.28%) SAP
5 33 (25.98%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (24.41%) SAS
6 31 (24.41%) Data Warehouse
6 31 (24.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (23.62%) Finance
7 30 (23.62%) Analytics
8 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (21.26%) Oracle
10 24 (18.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (18.90%) QlikView
11 19 (14.96%) .NET
12 18 (14.17%) T-SQL
12 18 (14.17%) ETL
12 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (13.39%) Visualisation
14 16 (12.60%) Tableau
14 16 (12.60%) Data Analysis
14 16 (12.60%) Teradata
14 16 (12.60%) Crystal Reports
14 16 (12.60%) MS Access
14 16 (12.60%) Cognos
15 15 (11.81%) Microsoft
15 15 (11.81%) SAP BW
15 15 (11.81%) C#
15 15 (11.81%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 31 (24.41%) SAS
2 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.15%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.57%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.51%) MS Office
3 4 (3.15%) PowerPivot
4 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) SAP APO
2 3 (2.36%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.79%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) LAN
1 2 (1.57%) WAN
1 2 (1.57%) WAAS
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (37.80%) SQL Server
1 48 (37.80%) BusinessObjects
2 31 (24.41%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (24.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (18.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (18.90%) QlikView
4 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (12.60%) Crystal Reports
5 16 (12.60%) MS Access
6 15 (11.81%) SAP BW
6 15 (11.81%) Big Data
7 14 (11.02%) OLAP
7 14 (11.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (10.24%) SAP Data Services
9 11 (8.66%) DataStage
9 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
10 8 (6.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 7 (5.51%) Spotfire
12 6 (4.72%) SAP BI
12 6 (4.72%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.09%) LSMW
3 5 (3.94%) Hudson
4 3 (2.36%) Oracle APEX
General
1 30 (23.62%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.51%) Retail
5 5 (3.94%) Marketing
5 5 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.15%) French Language
6 4 (3.15%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (27.56%) Analyst
2 30 (23.62%) Consultant
3 29 (22.83%) Developer
4 12 (9.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 11 (8.66%) MI Analyst
5 11 (8.66%) Business Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (7.09%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.30%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.30%) SQL Developer
8 8 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Business Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (4.72%) Data Consultant
10 5 (3.94%) CRM Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.96%) .NET
2 10 (7.87%) HTML
2 10 (7.87%) XHTML
2 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET
2 10 (7.87%) CSS
2 10 (7.87%) HTML5
3 2 (1.57%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.57%) SAP Basis
3 2 (1.57%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (0.79%) BAPI
4 1 (0.79%) XML
4 1 (0.79%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 33 (25.98%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.39%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.51%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.72%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.72%) FMCG
5 6 (4.72%) Open Source
6 5 (3.94%) Data Integration
6 5 (3.94%) N-Tier
7 4 (3.15%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.36%) User Experience
9 2 (1.57%) AS400
9 2 (1.57%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.79%) Life Science
10 1 (0.79%) Statistics
10 1 (0.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.51%) Linux
2 4 (3.15%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (49.61%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (23.62%) Analytics
3 28 (22.05%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.17%) ETL
5 16 (12.60%) Data Analysis
6 14 (11.02%) Migration
7 12 (9.45%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.45%) Project Management
7 12 (9.45%) SAP Implementation
8 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.87%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (7.87%) Data Migration
10 9 (7.09%) ITIL
11 8 (6.30%) CRM
12 5 (3.94%) Waterfall
12 5 (3.94%) Data Architecture
12 5 (3.94%) Business Analysis
12 5 (3.94%) Web Development
12 5 (3.94%) Scrum
13 4 (3.15%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.09%) SQL
2 18 (14.17%) T-SQL
3 15 (11.81%) C#
4 14 (11.02%) VBA
5 13 (10.24%) ABAP
6 9 (7.09%) Java
7 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.15%) Python
8 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.36%) R
9 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) VCP4
4 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) ACCA
4 1 (0.79%) CIMA
4 1 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.79%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) QA
2 7 (5.51%) SLA
Vendors
1 41 (32.28%) SAP
2 27 (21.26%) Oracle
3 16 (12.60%) Tableau
3 16 (12.60%) Teradata
3 16 (12.60%) Cognos
4 15 (11.81%) Microsoft
5 8 (6.30%) Siebel
6 5 (3.94%) JD Edwards
7 4 (3.15%) IBM
7 4 (3.15%) Remedy
8 3 (2.36%) Cloudera
9 2 (1.57%) Infor
9 2 (1.57%) Ipanema Technologies
10 1 (0.79%) Northgate
10 1 (0.79%) Capita
10 1 (0.79%) Orchard
10 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.79%) Informatica
10 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 60000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £31500 - £33000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
GE Capital
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive Salary & Great Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago