The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 220 226 160
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -66
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 34 30 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.45% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% 1.30% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 76
Median salary £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £31,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,500 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
BusinessObjects
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2191 2308 2835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.67% 34.59% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 1973 2382
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the North West region.

BusinessObjects Salary Trend in the North West

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

BusinessObjects Salary Histogram in the North West

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 25 £38,500 -14.44% 6
Cheshire +34 5 £32,500 -11.56%
Lancashire - 3 £36,000 - 2
Merseyside -24 1 £90,000 +63.63%
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 52 (80.00%) SAP
2 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 33 (50.77%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 26 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
5 17 (26.15%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (26.15%) ABAP
6 16 (24.62%) Windows
6 16 (24.62%) SLA
7 15 (23.08%) Data Analysis
8 14 (21.54%) SAP Smart Forms
8 14 (21.54%) BAPI
8 14 (21.54%) SAP ALE
8 14 (21.54%) Java
8 14 (21.54%) Oracle
8 14 (21.54%) Finance
8 14 (21.54%) SAPscript
8 14 (21.54%) SAP MII
8 14 (21.54%) SAP Fiori
8 14 (21.54%) SAPUI5
9 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (18.46%) QlikView
11 11 (16.92%) SAP Basis
11 11 (16.92%) Clustering
11 11 (16.92%) NetWeaver
11 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (16.92%) DB2
11 11 (16.92%) ETL
11 11 (16.92%) Unix

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.92%) NetWeaver
2 5 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (21.54%) SAP MII
2 5 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.54%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.15%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (18.46%) QlikView
5 11 (16.92%) DB2
6 9 (13.85%) Crystal Reports
6 9 (13.85%) Power BI
7 7 (10.77%) SAP BI
7 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (9.23%) Data Mining
9 5 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
9 5 (7.69%) SAP BW
9 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (6.15%) JasperReports
11 3 (4.62%) Big Data
12 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.15%) Local Government
4 4 (6.15%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Publishing
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Consultant
2 27 (41.54%) SAP Consultant
3 18 (27.69%) Analyst
4 14 (21.54%) ABAP Consultant
5 11 (16.92%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 9 (13.85%) Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Applications Support
9 5 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Consultant
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Applications Support
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
9 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
10 4 (6.15%) Business Objects Consultant
10 4 (6.15%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) BAPI
1 14 (21.54%) SAP ALE
1 14 (21.54%) SAP Fiori
1 14 (21.54%) SAP Smart Forms
1 14 (21.54%) SAPUI5
2 11 (16.92%) SAP Basis
3 5 (7.69%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.54%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (16.92%) Clustering
2 5 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) SWIFT
3 2 (3.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (24.62%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Unix
2 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (40.00%) SAP Implementation
3 15 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 11 (16.92%) ETL
5 8 (12.31%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.69%) Analytics
7 5 (7.69%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) CRM
7 5 (7.69%) ITIL
7 5 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 5 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.69%) Time Management
7 5 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Wealth Management
8 3 (4.62%) ERP
8 3 (4.62%) Migration
8 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
9 2 (3.08%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) ABAP
2 14 (21.54%) Java
2 14 (21.54%) SAPscript
3 9 (13.85%) SQL
4 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.08%) PMP
2 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.62%) SLA
2 2 (3.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (80.00%) SAP
2 30 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) Oracle
4 7 (10.77%) Informatica
5 5 (7.69%) Bloomberg
5 5 (7.69%) IBM
5 5 (7.69%) Remedy
5 5 (7.69%) Reuters
5 5 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.15%) Tableau
7 3 (4.62%) Cognos
8 2 (3.08%) Teradata
9 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
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