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 30 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 153 197 155
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -42
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 89 52 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 0.74% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% 1.68% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 56 50 75
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £30,581
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,325 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.39% -5.11%
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
2892 3096 3379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.95% 43.90% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2318 2487 2843
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 30 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 30 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 +11 41 £41,250 +13.01% 9
Cheshire +2 20 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Merseyside +21 18 £33,500 -4.28% 1
Lancashire -7 5 £25,500 -
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 71 (52.99%) Business Intelligence
2 69 (51.49%) SQL
3 51 (38.06%) SQL Server
4 47 (35.07%) BusinessObjects
5 44 (32.84%) SAP
6 42 (31.34%) Microsoft
7 40 (29.85%) Oracle
7 40 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (23.13%) Business Analysis
9 29 (21.64%) Cognos
9 29 (21.64%) T-SQL
9 29 (21.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (21.64%) QlikView
10 27 (20.15%) Analytics
11 26 (19.40%) .NET
11 26 (19.40%) SAS
12 25 (18.66%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (16.42%) Teradata
15 20 (14.93%) Visualisation
15 20 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (14.18%) Pentaho
16 19 (14.18%) Tableau
16 19 (14.18%) Finance
16 19 (14.18%) C#
17 18 (13.43%) HTML
17 18 (13.43%) Python
17 18 (13.43%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (19.40%) SAS
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle 9iAS
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (2.24%) Lync
3 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.49%) IIS
3 2 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.49%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) SPSS
2 13 (9.70%) MS Office
3 11 (8.21%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.24%) ProjectWise
6 2 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Agresso
2 3 (2.24%) Primavera
2 3 (2.24%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.75%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.75%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.75%) arcHouse
4 1 (0.75%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.75%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.75%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.75%) Aareon QL
4 1 (0.75%) OPENHousing
4 1 (0.75%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (0.75%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.49%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) LAN
2 5 (3.73%) WAN
2 5 (3.73%) DHCP
2 5 (3.73%) DNS
3 4 (2.99%) Wireless
4 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.49%) WebEx
5 2 (1.49%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.49%) SSL
5 2 (1.49%) Firewall
6 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.06%) SQL Server
2 47 (35.07%) BusinessObjects
3 40 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (21.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (21.64%) QlikView
5 25 (18.66%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (17.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (14.18%) Pentaho
8 16 (11.94%) SAP Data Services
9 9 (6.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (6.72%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (5.97%) MongoDB
11 7 (5.22%) Base SAS
11 7 (5.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (4.48%) OLAP
12 6 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (11.19%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.21%) LSMW
3 3 (2.24%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.49%) Hudson
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (14.18%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Retail
3 6 (4.48%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.73%) Advertising
5 4 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.49%) Local Government
6 2 (1.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (26.12%) Consultant
2 34 (25.37%) Analyst
3 30 (22.39%) Developer
4 15 (11.19%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 11 (8.21%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (8.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (7.46%) MI Analyst
6 10 (7.46%) Technical Leader
7 8 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) Migration Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) Data Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) SAP Data Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) Data Migration Consultant
7 8 (5.97%) SAS BI Consultant
8 7 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.40%) .NET
2 18 (13.43%) CSS
2 18 (13.43%) HTML
3 15 (11.19%) XHTML
3 15 (11.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (11.19%) HTML5
4 8 (5.97%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (4.48%) BAPI
6 3 (2.24%) SAP XI
6 3 (2.24%) WebCenter
7 2 (1.49%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.75%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.93%) Visualisation
1 20 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.48%) FMCG
4 4 (2.99%) Life Science
5 3 (2.24%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.24%) Replication
5 3 (2.24%) Clustering
6 2 (1.49%) NHS
6 2 (1.49%) Statistics
7 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.75%) DTV
7 1 (0.75%) Economics
7 1 (0.75%) Physics
7 1 (0.75%) Psychology
7 1 (0.75%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.70%) Windows
2 7 (5.22%) UNIX
3 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (52.99%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (23.13%) Business Analysis
3 27 (20.15%) Analytics
4 24 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.43%) Business Analytics
6 18 (13.43%) Open Source
7 15 (11.19%) ITIL
7 15 (11.19%) E-Commerce
8 14 (10.45%) ERP
9 13 (9.70%) ETL
9 13 (9.70%) Project Management
9 13 (9.70%) Migration
10 12 (8.96%) MVC
11 11 (8.21%) Data Migration
11 11 (8.21%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (7.46%) SAP Implementation
12 10 (7.46%) Service Management
12 10 (7.46%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 69 (51.49%) SQL
2 29 (21.64%) T-SQL
3 19 (14.18%) C#
4 18 (13.43%) Python
5 15 (11.19%) R
5 15 (11.19%) ABAP
6 10 (7.46%) PL/SQL
7 8 (5.97%) VBA
8 6 (4.48%) Java
9 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.24%) Prolog
10 3 (2.24%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.24%) C++
10 3 (2.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (8.96%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) MCTS
2 3 (2.24%) MCITP
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.24%) OCP
2 3 (2.24%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.24%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.49%) CCNP
3 2 (1.49%) CCDP
3 2 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) CCA
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.24%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (32.84%) SAP
2 42 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 40 (29.85%) Oracle
4 29 (21.64%) Cognos
5 22 (16.42%) Teradata
6 19 (14.18%) Tableau
7 16 (11.94%) IBM
8 8 (5.97%) Cloudera
9 6 (4.48%) MicroStrategy
10 5 (3.73%) VMware
11 4 (2.99%) Remedy
11 4 (2.99%) Ab Initio
12 3 (2.24%) Minitab
12 3 (2.24%) CommVault
12 3 (2.24%) Talend
12 3 (2.24%) Capita
13 2 (1.49%) Mitel
13 2 (1.49%) WatchGuard
13 2 (1.49%) JD Edwards
13 2 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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