The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 65 74 53
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 13 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.96% 0.30% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 5.14% 0.73% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £28,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Business Objects
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
253 273 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 38.16% 41.18% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 230 262 171
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Northampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Northampton region.

Business Objects Salary Trend in Northampton

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Northampton

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 15 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) ITIL
4 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
4 9 (52.94%) User Experience
5 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
6 6 (35.29%) SAP
7 4 (23.53%) SAP BI
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) ABAP
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (17.65%) SAP HANA
9 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (11.76%) Degree
9 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (11.76%) Law
9 2 (11.76%) Validation
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.88%) Finance
10 1 (5.88%) Project Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (35.29%) SAP BW
2 4 (23.53%) SAP BI
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (17.65%) SAP HANA
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) BODI
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (47.06%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Support Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (29.41%) Business Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Objects Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
6 2 (11.76%) Administrator
6 2 (11.76%) Report Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SAP BW Consultant
6 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (5.88%) SAP BW Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) ABAP
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle