The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 182 148 152
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +4
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 59 92 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 1.26% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.87% 2.81% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 56 73 74
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3159 3275 3788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.39% 44.81% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2782 3284
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
England

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 -13 34 £35,000 -3.44% 10
Cheshire +4 12 £37,500 -6.25%
Merseyside -25 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Lancashire +1 2 £69,000 +31.42%
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 73 (58.40%) SQL
2 51 (40.80%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
4 47 (37.60%) BusinessObjects
5 44 (35.20%) SAP
6 41 (32.80%) SQL Server
7 37 (29.60%) Oracle
8 31 (24.80%) Finance
9 27 (21.60%) Java
9 27 (21.60%) Degree
10 25 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
12 22 (17.60%) ETL
13 20 (16.00%) Linux
13 20 (16.00%) ITIL
13 20 (16.00%) HTML
14 19 (15.20%) UNIX
15 18 (14.40%) SAP BW
15 18 (14.40%) Windows
15 18 (14.40%) Oracle Database
16 17 (13.60%) MySQL
16 17 (13.60%) Workflow
16 17 (13.60%) Problem Management
17 16 (12.80%) FastStats
17 16 (12.80%) ITIL V2
17 16 (12.80%) SAP CO
17 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
17 16 (12.80%) SAP FI
17 16 (12.80%) SAP FI/CO

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 16 (12.80%) SAS
2 15 (12.00%) Liferay
3 8 (6.40%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.60%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.60%) Documentum
5 1 (0.80%) Apache
5 1 (0.80%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 16 (12.80%) FastStats
2 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.40%) MS Office
4 6 (4.80%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.60%) SPSS
5 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (12.80%) SAP CO
1 16 (12.80%) SAP FI
1 16 (12.80%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.60%) SAP MDM
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.80%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.80%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.80%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.80%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.80%) SAP SEM
3 1 (0.80%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) WAAS
1 3 (2.40%) LAN
1 3 (2.40%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 47 (37.60%) BusinessObjects
3 41 (32.80%) SQL Server
4 25 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (14.40%) SAP BW
5 18 (14.40%) Oracle Database
6 17 (13.60%) MySQL
7 16 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (12.00%) Pentaho
8 15 (12.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (11.20%) QlikView
9 14 (11.20%) SAP Data Services
9 14 (11.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (7.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
11 7 (5.60%) Hadoop
11 7 (5.60%) MS Access
12 5 (4.00%) BODI
12 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (2.40%) LSMW
3 3 (2.40%) Hudson
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.80%) Ant
5 1 (0.80%) JUnit
5 1 (0.80%) ERwin
General
1 31 (24.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Back Office
3 4 (3.20%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.80%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Local Government
6 1 (0.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (32.80%) Analyst
2 24 (19.20%) Developer
3 23 (18.40%) MI Analyst
4 19 (15.20%) Consultant
5 18 (14.40%) Applications Support
6 17 (13.60%) Support Engineer
6 17 (13.60%) Applications Support Engineer
7 15 (12.00%) Business Manager
8 14 (11.20%) Business Process Manager
8 14 (11.20%) Process Manager
9 13 (10.40%) SAP Manager
10 10 (8.00%) Business Analyst
10 10 (8.00%) SAP Support
10 10 (8.00%) Support Manager
11 9 (7.20%) Analyst Developer
12 7 (5.60%) Report Developer
12 7 (5.60%) Report Analyst
13 6 (4.80%) Graduate
13 6 (4.80%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (4.80%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.00%) HTML
2 15 (12.00%) J2EE
3 13 (10.40%) XML
4 10 (8.00%) .NET
5 5 (4.00%) BAPI
6 4 (3.20%) Ajax
7 3 (2.40%) MapReduce
7 3 (2.40%) REST
7 3 (2.40%) jQuery
7 3 (2.40%) SOAP
7 3 (2.40%) Web Services
8 2 (1.60%) JSP
9 1 (0.80%) Servlets
9 1 (0.80%) JDBC
9 1 (0.80%) XSL
9 1 (0.80%) LAMP
9 1 (0.80%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
1 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.80%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.80%) Physics
2 6 (4.80%) Statistics
3 4 (3.20%) FMCG
4 3 (2.40%) Life Science
5 2 (1.60%) GIS
5 2 (1.60%) IVR
5 2 (1.60%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.60%) Informatics
5 2 (1.60%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.80%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.80%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.80%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.00%) Linux
2 19 (15.20%) UNIX
3 18 (14.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.80%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (17.60%) ETL
3 20 (16.00%) ITIL
4 17 (13.60%) Workflow
4 17 (13.60%) Problem Management
5 16 (12.80%) ITIL V2
6 11 (8.80%) Project Management
6 11 (8.80%) Analytics
7 10 (8.00%) CRM
8 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.40%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (5.60%) Data Analytics
11 6 (4.80%) Campaign Management
11 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (4.80%) Data Modelling
11 6 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.80%) Information Management
12 5 (4.00%) Data Management
12 5 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (58.40%) SQL
2 27 (21.60%) Java
3 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.80%) PHP
5 11 (8.80%) T-SQL
6 9 (7.20%) ABAP
7 8 (6.40%) Python
8 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.80%) C++
9 6 (4.80%) C
10 2 (1.60%) Perl
10 2 (1.60%) VBA
11 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.80%) VB
11 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.80%) C#
Qualifications
1 27 (21.60%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.80%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 15 (12.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 44 (35.20%) SAP
2 37 (29.60%) Oracle
3 16 (12.80%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.00%) Northgate
5 6 (4.80%) Cognos
5 6 (4.80%) Tableau
6 5 (4.00%) Teradata
7 3 (2.40%) Orchard
7 3 (2.40%) Siebel
8 2 (1.60%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.60%) Informatica
8 2 (1.60%) IBM
9 1 (0.80%) Capita
9 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
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