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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 183 142 149
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +7
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 58 99 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.81% 1.37% 1.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 3.06% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 53 80 81
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £28,850 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,050 £60,000
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
3192 3238 3795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.36% 44.86% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 2751 3297
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 31 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 31 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 -21 34 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Cheshire -12 10 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Merseyside -27 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Lancashire 0 2 £69,000 +31.42%
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 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 72 (58.06%) SQL
2 49 (39.52%) Crystal Reports
3 48 (38.71%) BusinessObjects
4 47 (37.90%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (37.90%) SAP
5 38 (30.65%) SQL Server
6 36 (29.03%) Oracle
7 32 (25.81%) Finance
8 27 (21.77%) Degree
9 26 (20.97%) Java
10 24 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
10 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (17.74%) ETL
11 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
12 19 (15.32%) HTML
12 19 (15.32%) SAP BW
13 18 (14.52%) Linux
13 18 (14.52%) ITIL
14 17 (13.71%) UNIX
14 17 (13.71%) SAP FI
14 17 (13.71%) SAP FI/CO
14 17 (13.71%) SAP CO
14 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database
15 16 (12.90%) SAP Data Services
15 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
15 16 (12.90%) Windows
15 16 (12.90%) SAS
16 15 (12.10%) PHP
16 15 (12.10%) MySQL
16 15 (12.10%) Workflow

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 (12.90%) SAS
2 14 (11.29%) Liferay
3 10 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.61%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.61%) Documentum
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 14 (11.29%) FastStats
2 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.45%) PowerPivot
3 8 (6.45%) MS Office
4 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.61%) SPSS
4 2 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (13.71%) SAP FI
1 17 (13.71%) SAP FI/CO
1 17 (13.71%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.61%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP SEM
3 1 (0.81%) Agresso
3 1 (0.81%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.81%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.81%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) LAN
1 3 (2.42%) WAN
1 3 (2.42%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.52%) Crystal Reports
2 48 (38.71%) BusinessObjects
3 38 (30.65%) SQL Server
4 24 (19.35%) Oracle Reports
4 24 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (15.32%) SAP BW
6 17 (13.71%) Oracle Database
7 16 (12.90%) SAP Data Services
8 15 (12.10%) MySQL
9 14 (11.29%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (11.29%) Pentaho
10 13 (10.48%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (8.87%) QlikView
11 11 (8.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (7.26%) MS Access
12 9 (7.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
13 7 (5.65%) Hadoop
14 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.03%) LSMW
2 5 (4.03%) Hudson
2 5 (4.03%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.81%) Ant
4 1 (0.81%) JUnit
4 1 (0.81%) ERwin
General
1 32 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (3.23%) Retail
2 4 (3.23%) Back Office
3 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (33.87%) Analyst
2 24 (19.35%) Developer
2 24 (19.35%) MI Analyst
3 16 (12.90%) Business Manager
3 16 (12.90%) Applications Support
3 16 (12.90%) Consultant
4 15 (12.10%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.10%) Applications Support Engineer
4 15 (12.10%) Business Process Manager
4 15 (12.10%) Process Manager
5 14 (11.29%) SAP Manager
6 11 (8.87%) Support Manager
6 11 (8.87%) SAP Support
7 10 (8.06%) Business Analyst
8 9 (7.26%) Analyst Developer
9 8 (6.45%) CRM Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Report Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (5.65%) Report Developer
11 6 (4.84%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) HTML
2 14 (11.29%) J2EE
3 13 (10.48%) XML
4 10 (8.06%) .NET
5 5 (4.03%) BAPI
6 4 (3.23%) Ajax
7 3 (2.42%) SOAP
7 3 (2.42%) Web Services
7 3 (2.42%) MapReduce
7 3 (2.42%) REST
7 3 (2.42%) jQuery
8 2 (1.61%) JSP
9 1 (0.81%) Servlets
9 1 (0.81%) JDBC
9 1 (0.81%) XSL
9 1 (0.81%) LAMP
9 1 (0.81%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 8 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.84%) Statistics
2 6 (4.84%) Mathematics
2 6 (4.84%) Physics
3 4 (3.23%) FMCG
4 3 (2.42%) Life Science
5 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.61%) Taxonomies
5 2 (1.61%) Informatics
5 2 (1.61%) GIS
5 2 (1.61%) IVR
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.52%) Linux
2 17 (13.71%) UNIX
3 16 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.90%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (17.74%) ETL
3 18 (14.52%) ITIL
4 15 (12.10%) Workflow
4 15 (12.10%) Problem Management
5 14 (11.29%) ITIL V2
6 11 (8.87%) CRM
6 11 (8.87%) Project Management
6 11 (8.87%) Analytics
7 10 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.26%) Business Analysis
9 8 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (6.45%) Campaign Management
9 8 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 7 (5.65%) Data Analytics
11 6 (4.84%) Data Architecture
11 6 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (4.84%) Information Management
11 6 (4.84%) Migration
11 6 (4.84%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 72 (58.06%) SQL
2 26 (20.97%) Java
3 22 (17.74%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.10%) PHP
5 11 (8.87%) ABAP
6 8 (6.45%) Python
6 8 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.65%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.84%) C++
8 6 (4.84%) C
9 2 (1.61%) Perl
9 2 (1.61%) VBA
10 1 (0.81%) VB
10 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.81%) C#
10 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (21.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) ISEB
2 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) QA
2 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 14 (11.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 47 (37.90%) SAP
2 36 (29.03%) Oracle
3 16 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.06%) Northgate
5 6 (4.84%) Tableau
5 6 (4.84%) Cognos
6 5 (4.03%) Teradata
7 3 (2.42%) Siebel
7 3 (2.42%) Orchard
8 2 (1.61%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.61%) Informatica
8 2 (1.61%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.81%) Capita
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
North West England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Flexible
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £31070.00 - £32875.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 27 days ago