The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 28 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.52% 0.83% -
As % of the Vendors category 6.56% 2.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £25,375 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,325 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.39% -5.11%
Business Objects
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
61 50 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 38.36% 41.32% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 44 39 61
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +18.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Preston

Business Objects
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agresso
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) CRM

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Agresso
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com