The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 70 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 11 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.22% 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.84% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £74,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.95% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Business Objects
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
387 306 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 42.86% 50.58% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 360 267 260
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Business Objects
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Northampton - 8 £43,750 -
Business Objects
East Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (75.00%) SAP
1 15 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (40.00%) SAP BW
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) ABAP
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) SAP Basis
6 6 (30.00%) Information Management
6 6 (30.00%) Workflow
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
8 4 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
9 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (5.00%) Finance
9 1 (5.00%) Law
9 1 (5.00%) Legal
9 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (5.00%) QA
9 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
9 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
9 1 (5.00%) Internet

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (5.00%) CICS
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (40.00%) SAP BW
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (5.00%) DB2
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (45.00%) SAP Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Business Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Business Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Business Objects Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Functional Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Business Objects Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Support
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (20.00%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) HACMP
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) Workflow
3 6 (30.00%) Information Management
4 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
1 7 (35.00%) ABAP
2 1 (5.00%) JCL
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) COBOL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) SAP
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Cognizant