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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 211 172 153
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -19
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 49 89 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 1.19% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.14% 3.23% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 78
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
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
2293 2758 2557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.20% 36.95% 37.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1959 2277 2270
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 September 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 -19 28 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Merseyside +23 11 £33,500 -39.09% 1
Cheshire -4 7 £33,500 -29.47%
Lancashire +5 2 £25,125 -46.25%
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 72 (56.69%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (51.97%) SQL
3 46 (36.22%) SQL Server
4 44 (34.65%) Oracle
4 44 (34.65%) SAP
5 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
6 34 (26.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (25.98%) Business Analysis
8 26 (20.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (20.47%) Teradata
8 26 (20.47%) T-SQL
8 26 (20.47%) Analytics
9 25 (19.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (19.69%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (18.90%) Cognos
11 23 (18.11%) QlikView
12 21 (16.54%) ERP
13 20 (15.75%) .NET
14 18 (14.17%) SAS
14 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (13.39%) Pentaho
15 17 (13.39%) Tableau
16 16 (12.60%) Visualisation
16 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (12.60%) C#
16 16 (12.60%) Retail
17 15 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (11.81%) Finance
17 15 (11.81%) HTML
17 15 (11.81%) Python

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.17%) SAS
2 3 (2.36%) Oracle 9iAS
2 3 (2.36%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (2.36%) Lync
3 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.57%) IIS
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) SPSS
2 11 (8.66%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.30%) MS Office
4 3 (2.36%) ProjectWise
4 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Agresso
1 4 (3.15%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.36%) Primavera
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.57%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.79%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.79%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.79%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.79%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.57%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) LAN
2 5 (3.94%) WAN
2 5 (3.94%) DHCP
2 5 (3.94%) DNS
3 4 (3.15%) Wireless
4 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.57%) WebEx
5 2 (1.57%) Telepresence
5 2 (1.57%) SSL
5 2 (1.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 34 (26.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (19.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (19.69%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (18.11%) QlikView
5 18 (14.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (13.39%) Pentaho
7 13 (10.24%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (5.51%) Oracle Database
8 7 (5.51%) Base SAS
8 7 (5.51%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (5.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 6 (4.72%) OLAP
9 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (4.72%) SAP BI
9 6 (4.72%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (4.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (3.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Visual Studio
1 11 (8.66%) LSMW
2 3 (2.36%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.57%) Hudson
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (12.60%) Retail
2 15 (11.81%) Finance
3 8 (6.30%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.94%) Advertising
5 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
7 2 (1.57%) Local Government
7 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
8 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (28.35%) Consultant
2 29 (22.83%) Analyst
3 27 (21.26%) Developer
4 16 (12.60%) Business Analyst
5 15 (11.81%) SAP Consultant
5 15 (11.81%) Technical Leader
6 12 (9.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 11 (8.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 11 (8.66%) MI Analyst
8 8 (6.30%) Data Consultant
8 8 (6.30%) Migration Consultant
8 8 (6.30%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
8 8 (6.30%) SAP Data Consultant
8 8 (6.30%) Data Migration Consultant
9 7 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) SQL Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Data Migration Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) SAP Business Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) Data Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.75%) .NET
2 15 (11.81%) HTML
3 14 (11.02%) CSS
4 11 (8.66%) XHTML
4 11 (8.66%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.66%) HTML5
5 7 (5.51%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (3.94%) BAPI
7 3 (2.36%) WebCenter
8 1 (0.79%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.79%) SAP CO-PA
8 1 (0.79%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Visualisation
1 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.09%) FMCG
3 6 (4.72%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.15%) Life Science
5 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.36%) Replication
5 3 (2.36%) Clustering
5 3 (2.36%) Statistics
6 2 (1.57%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.57%) NHS
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.79%) Physics
7 1 (0.79%) Psychology
7 1 (0.79%) Economics
7 1 (0.79%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.81%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) UNIX
3 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (56.69%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (25.98%) Business Analysis
3 26 (20.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (20.47%) Analytics
4 21 (16.54%) ERP
5 15 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (11.81%) Business Analytics
5 15 (11.81%) Open Source
6 14 (11.02%) Migration
7 12 (9.45%) ITIL
7 12 (9.45%) ETL
7 12 (9.45%) Data Migration
8 11 (8.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (8.66%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (8.66%) E-Commerce
8 11 (8.66%) Project Management
8 11 (8.66%) MVC
9 9 (7.09%) Service Management
9 9 (7.09%) Data Modelling
9 9 (7.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 66 (51.97%) SQL
2 26 (20.47%) T-SQL
3 16 (12.60%) C#
4 15 (11.81%) Python
5 13 (10.24%) ABAP
6 12 (9.45%) R
7 11 (8.66%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.94%) VBA
9 4 (3.15%) VB
10 3 (2.36%) C++
10 3 (2.36%) Java
10 3 (2.36%) Prolog
10 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) ISEB
2 5 (3.94%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (2.36%) MCTS
3 3 (2.36%) MCITP
3 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.36%) OCP
3 3 (2.36%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.57%) CCNP
4 2 (1.57%) CCDP
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.79%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) VMware ESX
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (34.65%) Oracle
1 44 (34.65%) SAP
2 36 (28.35%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.47%) Teradata
4 24 (18.90%) Cognos
5 17 (13.39%) Tableau
6 13 (10.24%) IBM
7 7 (5.51%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (4.72%) Ab Initio
9 5 (3.94%) VMware
9 5 (3.94%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.36%) Minitab
10 3 (2.36%) Talend
10 3 (2.36%) CommVault
11 2 (1.57%) Informatica
11 2 (1.57%) JD Edwards
11 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.57%) Mitel
11 2 (1.57%) Capita
11 2 (1.57%) Cisco
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £38,500 to £48,000 per annum & excellent benefits
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