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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 163 149 157
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 101 99 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.36% 1.44% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 3.01% 3.16% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 72 85 78
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
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
3350 3133 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.70% 50.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2658 3170
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +11 64 £38,000 -30.27% 15
Cheshire -7 10 £47,500 +15.15% 3
Lancashire 0 4 £27,250 -48.09% 1
Merseyside -15 4 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 78 (51.32%) BusinessObjects
2 76 (50.00%) SQL
3 69 (45.39%) SAP
4 56 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 50 (32.89%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
7 31 (20.39%) Finance
7 31 (20.39%) Oracle
8 30 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
9 27 (17.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (17.76%) ABAP
10 26 (17.11%) SAP Data Services
11 22 (14.47%) Migration
11 22 (14.47%) Java
12 20 (13.16%) Degree
13 19 (12.50%) MS Access
13 19 (12.50%) SAP BW
13 19 (12.50%) Analytics
13 19 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (11.84%) ETL
14 18 (11.84%) JavaScript
14 18 (11.84%) QA
14 18 (11.84%) Data Migration
15 17 (11.18%) SAP Implementation
15 17 (11.18%) LSMW
15 17 (11.18%) CRM
15 17 (11.18%) Linux
15 17 (11.18%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (10.53%) ERP
16 16 (10.53%) QlikView

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (9.21%) SharePoint
1 14 (9.21%) SAS
2 10 (6.58%) Liferay
3 7 (4.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.66%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.66%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (7.89%) PowerPivot
2 10 (6.58%) FastStats
2 10 (6.58%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.29%) MS Office
4 3 (1.97%) SPSS
5 2 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.66%) Stata
Business Applications
1 15 (9.87%) SAP FI
1 15 (9.87%) SAP CO
1 15 (9.87%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (3.95%) SAP APO
3 3 (1.97%) SAP SCM
3 3 (1.97%) SAP HCM
4 2 (1.32%) SAP MDM
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.66%) SAP FSCM
5 1 (0.66%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.66%) Agresso
5 1 (0.66%) SAP SEM
5 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.66%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.66%) arcHouse
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.92%) LAN
1 9 (5.92%) WAN
1 9 (5.92%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (51.32%) BusinessObjects
2 56 (36.84%) SQL Server
3 38 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 27 (17.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (17.11%) SAP Data Services
6 19 (12.50%) MS Access
6 19 (12.50%) SAP BW
7 17 (11.18%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (10.53%) QlikView
9 15 (9.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (9.21%) Oracle Database
11 13 (8.55%) Hadoop
12 11 (7.24%) Big Data
13 10 (6.58%) MySQL
13 10 (6.58%) Pentaho
13 10 (6.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (4.61%) Relational Database
15 6 (3.95%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.18%) LSMW
2 12 (7.89%) Hudson
3 8 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.95%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.66%) ERwin
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 10 (6.58%) Manufacturing
2 10 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.95%) French Language
3 6 (3.95%) Spanish Language
4 5 (3.29%) Retail
5 4 (2.63%) Back Office
6 3 (1.97%) Marketing
7 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.32%) Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Electronics
8 1 (0.66%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.66%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (32.24%) Analyst
2 32 (21.05%) Consultant
3 28 (18.42%) MI Analyst
4 24 (15.79%) Developer
5 17 (11.18%) SAP Support
6 14 (9.21%) SAP Manager
6 14 (9.21%) Business Manager
7 13 (8.55%) Business Process Manager
7 13 (8.55%) Process Manager
7 13 (8.55%) SAP Consultant
7 13 (8.55%) CRM Analyst
8 11 (7.24%) SAP Analyst
8 11 (7.24%) Analyst Developer
8 11 (7.24%) Applications Support
8 11 (7.24%) Support Manager
9 10 (6.58%) Applications Support Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (5.26%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.26%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.87%) HTML
2 10 (6.58%) J2EE
2 10 (6.58%) XML
3 9 (5.92%) EDI
4 6 (3.95%) SAP XI
5 5 (3.29%) .NET
6 4 (2.63%) SOAP
6 4 (2.63%) Web Services
6 4 (2.63%) Ajax
6 4 (2.63%) jQuery
6 4 (2.63%) REST
7 3 (1.97%) BAPI
8 1 (0.66%) WDK
8 1 (0.66%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.58%) FMCG
3 9 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.95%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.29%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.97%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.97%) User Experience
6 3 (1.97%) Life Science
6 3 (1.97%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.97%) AS400
7 2 (1.32%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.32%) Taxonomies
7 2 (1.32%) Informatics
8 1 (0.66%) NHS
8 1 (0.66%) DTV
8 1 (0.66%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.18%) Linux
2 13 (8.55%) UNIX
3 11 (7.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (32.89%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (14.47%) Migration
3 19 (12.50%) Analytics
3 19 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 18 (11.84%) ETL
4 18 (11.84%) Data Migration
5 17 (11.18%) SAP Implementation
5 17 (11.18%) CRM
6 16 (10.53%) ERP
7 15 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (9.21%) ITIL
9 13 (8.55%) Workflow
10 12 (7.89%) Data Analysis
10 12 (7.89%) Logistics
10 12 (7.89%) Data Architecture
10 12 (7.89%) Campaign Management
11 11 (7.24%) Problem Management
12 10 (6.58%) ITIL V2
12 10 (6.58%) Project Management
13 9 (5.92%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 76 (50.00%) SQL
2 27 (17.76%) ABAP
3 22 (14.47%) Java
4 18 (11.84%) JavaScript
5 12 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.58%) PHP
7 7 (4.61%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.29%) VBA
9 2 (1.32%) Python
9 2 (1.32%) Perl
9 2 (1.32%) C#
10 1 (0.66%) C
10 1 (0.66%) VB
10 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (13.16%) Degree
2 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.66%) ISEB
3 1 (0.66%) ACCA
3 1 (0.66%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.84%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 10 (6.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 69 (45.39%) SAP
2 31 (20.39%) Oracle
3 13 (8.55%) Cognos
4 12 (7.89%) Microsoft
5 9 (5.92%) JD Edwards
5 9 (5.92%) Ipanema Technologies
5 9 (5.92%) Northgate
6 5 (3.29%) Tableau
7 3 (1.97%) Orchard
7 3 (1.97%) Infor
8 2 (1.32%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.32%) Informatica
8 2 (1.32%) IBM
9 1 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.66%) Remedy
9 1 (0.66%) Teradata
9 1 (0.66%) Capita
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