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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 199 136 200
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +64
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 48 104 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 1.57% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 3.40% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 39 74 60
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £34,659
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
3021 3061 3664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.93% 46.33% 46.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2599 2545 3131
Average salary £39,000 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -30 28 £37,500 -21.05% 15
Merseyside +14 11 £43,500 +55.35%
Cheshire -11 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Lancashire -6 3 £22,500 -29.68% 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 79 (50.97%) BusinessObjects
2 67 (43.23%) SAP
3 63 (40.65%) Business Intelligence
4 62 (40.00%) SQL
5 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
6 46 (29.68%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (21.29%) Finance
8 32 (20.65%) Oracle
8 32 (20.65%) Analytics
9 30 (19.35%) SAS
9 30 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (18.71%) ABAP
11 26 (16.77%) SAP Implementation
12 25 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (16.13%) Migration
12 25 (16.13%) MS Access
13 24 (15.48%) QlikView
14 21 (13.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 21 (13.55%) Data Migration
15 20 (12.90%) QA
15 20 (12.90%) Big Data
15 20 (12.90%) SAP Data Services
16 19 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
16 19 (12.26%) LSMW
17 18 (11.61%) Data Analysis
17 18 (11.61%) Crystal Reports
17 18 (11.61%) Cognos
18 17 (10.97%) ETL
19 16 (10.32%) SAP BW

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 30 (19.35%) SAS
2 9 (5.81%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.65%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 13 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.81%) MS Office
3 6 (3.87%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.65%) SPSS
5 1 (0.65%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (5.16%) SAP APO
2 4 (2.58%) SAP FI
2 4 (2.58%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (2.58%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.94%) SAP SCM
3 3 (1.94%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.29%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (1.29%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.65%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) LAN
1 6 (3.87%) WAN
1 6 (3.87%) WAAS
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (50.97%) BusinessObjects
2 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
3 30 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (16.13%) MS Access
5 24 (15.48%) QlikView
6 21 (13.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (12.90%) SAP Data Services
7 20 (12.90%) Big Data
8 18 (11.61%) Crystal Reports
9 16 (10.32%) SAP BW
10 14 (9.03%) OLAP
10 14 (9.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (8.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (7.10%) DataStage
13 9 (5.81%) Hadoop
14 8 (5.16%) Oracle OLAP
14 8 (5.16%) Relational Database
15 6 (3.87%) Oracle Database
15 6 (3.87%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (12.26%) LSMW
2 12 (7.74%) Hudson
3 7 (4.52%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle APEX
General
1 33 (21.29%) Finance
2 12 (7.74%) Manufacturing
2 12 (7.74%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.10%) Banking
4 10 (6.45%) Retail
5 8 (5.16%) French Language
5 8 (5.16%) Spanish Language
6 5 (3.23%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (27.74%) Consultant
2 38 (24.52%) Analyst
3 27 (17.42%) Developer
4 17 (10.97%) SAP Consultant
5 14 (9.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 14 (9.03%) MI Analyst
6 11 (7.10%) Business Analyst
7 10 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 10 (6.45%) Business Consultant
7 10 (6.45%) SAP Support
7 10 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (5.81%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 9 (5.81%) SAP Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) CRM Analyst
9 8 (5.16%) SAP Manager
9 8 (5.16%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.52%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.52%) Architect
10 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.39%) .NET
2 10 (6.45%) EDI
3 8 (5.16%) HTML
4 7 (4.52%) XHTML
4 7 (4.52%) HTML5
4 7 (4.52%) SAP XI
4 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.52%) CSS
5 1 (0.65%) SOAP
5 1 (0.65%) Web Services
5 1 (0.65%) XML
5 1 (0.65%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.65%) Ajax
5 1 (0.65%) jQuery
5 1 (0.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 46 (29.68%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.39%) Visualisation
3 11 (7.10%) Computer Science
4 10 (6.45%) FMCG
5 9 (5.81%) Data Integration
6 8 (5.16%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.87%) Mathematics
8 5 (3.23%) N-Tier
8 5 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 5 (3.23%) AS400
9 3 (1.94%) User Experience
9 3 (1.94%) Open Source
10 2 (1.29%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.65%) DTV
11 1 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.74%) Linux
2 5 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (40.65%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (20.65%) Analytics
3 26 (16.77%) SAP Implementation
4 25 (16.13%) Migration
4 25 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (13.55%) Data Migration
6 19 (12.26%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (11.61%) Data Analysis
8 17 (10.97%) ETL
9 15 (9.68%) Logistics
10 14 (9.03%) Project Management
10 14 (9.03%) ERP
11 13 (8.39%) CRM
12 12 (7.74%) Data Architecture
13 9 (5.81%) E-Commerce
14 8 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (4.52%) ITIL
16 6 (3.87%) Load Balancing
16 6 (3.87%) Campaign Management
16 6 (3.87%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 62 (40.00%) SQL
2 29 (18.71%) ABAP
3 15 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 14 (9.03%) VBA
5 13 (8.39%) Java
6 12 (7.74%) C#
7 7 (4.52%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.29%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.65%) Perl
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) Python
10 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (6.45%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.29%) ACCA
4 2 (1.29%) CIMA
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) CCA
5 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.90%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 67 (43.23%) SAP
2 32 (20.65%) Oracle
3 18 (11.61%) Cognos
4 14 (9.03%) Microsoft
5 13 (8.39%) Tableau
5 13 (8.39%) Teradata
6 12 (7.74%) JD Edwards
7 8 (5.16%) Siebel
8 6 (3.87%) Ipanema Technologies
9 5 (3.23%) Infor
10 2 (1.29%) Remedy
11 1 (0.65%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.65%) IBM
11 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.65%) Informatica
11 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
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