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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 66 46 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.01% 1.28% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 2.89% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
267 173 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 38.53% 44.25% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 251 159 179
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (60.00%) SAP BW
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Information Management
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) C#
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) ODBC
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) FTP
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (60.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Functional Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Business Objects Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Business Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) ODBC
1 1 (10.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Information Management
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ERD
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie