The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 99 144 80
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -64
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 53 29 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.79% 0.76% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 1.81% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 51 19 47
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
Business Objects
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1217 1599 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.21% 41.74% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1048 961
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Scotland

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Scotland

Business Objects
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Glasgow +20 25 £38,800 -8.70% 5
Edinburgh +31 23 £44,000 +17.33% 12
Aberdeen +19 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Dundee - 1 - -
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 104 (73.76%) Business Intelligence
2 87 (61.70%) SQL
3 67 (47.52%) SAP
3 67 (47.52%) BusinessObjects
4 66 (46.81%) ETL
4 66 (46.81%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (43.97%) Data Modelling
6 60 (42.55%) Finance
7 43 (30.50%) Oracle
8 41 (29.08%) SAS
9 37 (26.24%) SAP BW
9 37 (26.24%) SAP BI
10 34 (24.11%) Degree
11 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
12 28 (19.86%) SLA
13 27 (19.15%) ABAP
13 27 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (19.15%) Banking
13 27 (19.15%) Relational Database
14 26 (18.44%) Software Delivery
14 26 (18.44%) Integration Testing
14 26 (18.44%) Waterfall
14 26 (18.44%) Project Management
14 26 (18.44%) NetWeaver
15 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
16 21 (14.89%) UNIX
17 20 (14.18%) RDBMS
17 20 (14.18%) Oracle Database
17 20 (14.18%) Oracle BI EE
18 19 (13.48%) MS Excel

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 41 (29.08%) SAS
2 26 (18.44%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.71%) CMS
3 1 (0.71%) PowerExchange
3 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.71%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) SAP HCM
1 6 (4.26%) SAP HR
2 4 (2.84%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.71%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (47.52%) BusinessObjects
2 66 (46.81%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (26.24%) SAP BW
3 37 (26.24%) SAP BI
4 29 (20.57%) SQL Server
5 27 (19.15%) Relational Database
6 20 (14.18%) RDBMS
6 20 (14.18%) Oracle Database
6 20 (14.18%) Oracle BI EE
7 16 (11.35%) QlikView
8 14 (9.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (9.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (9.22%) BusinessObjects XI
10 10 (7.09%) Big Data
10 10 (7.09%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (7.09%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (6.38%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (6.38%) Data Mining
12 7 (4.96%) MS Access
12 7 (4.96%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Selenium
1 4 (2.84%) LSMW
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.42%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.42%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.71%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 60 (42.55%) Finance
2 27 (19.15%) Banking
3 10 (7.09%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (35.46%) Consultant
2 44 (31.21%) Analyst
3 41 (29.08%) SAP Consultant
4 35 (24.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 31 (21.99%) SAP BI Consultant
5 31 (21.99%) Business Consultant
6 27 (19.15%) SAP Business Consultant
7 26 (18.44%) Business Analyst
8 21 (14.89%) Developer
9 15 (10.64%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (9.93%) Senior Business Analyst
11 12 (8.51%) Business Developer
11 12 (8.51%) Business Objects Developer
12 10 (7.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 8 (5.67%) Designer
13 8 (5.67%) Technical Analyst
14 7 (4.96%) Technical Business Analyst
15 6 (4.26%) Test Manager
15 6 (4.26%) SAP HR Consultant
16 5 (3.55%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.67%) .NET
2 3 (2.13%) Web Services
3 2 (1.42%) XML
3 2 (1.42%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.55%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.55%) DataPower
4 3 (2.13%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.42%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.42%) iPad
5 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.42%) Statistics
5 2 (1.42%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) NHS
6 1 (0.71%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (14.89%) UNIX
2 8 (5.67%) Windows
3 1 (0.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (73.76%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (46.81%) ETL
3 62 (43.97%) Data Modelling
4 27 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (18.44%) Software Delivery
5 26 (18.44%) Integration Testing
5 26 (18.44%) Waterfall
5 26 (18.44%) Project Management
6 18 (12.77%) Data Analysis
6 18 (12.77%) Analytics
7 16 (11.35%) Data Management
8 15 (10.64%) Dimensional Modelling
8 15 (10.64%) Master Data Management
9 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (9.93%) Metadata Management
9 14 (9.93%) Logical Data Model
9 14 (9.93%) Data Mapping
10 12 (8.51%) Quality Management
10 12 (8.51%) Time Management
11 10 (7.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (61.70%) SQL
2 27 (19.15%) ABAP
3 15 (10.64%) PL/SQL
3 15 (10.64%) T-SQL
4 10 (7.09%) Java
5 9 (6.38%) VBA
6 8 (5.67%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.96%) VB
8 5 (3.55%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.42%) Groovy
9 2 (1.42%) C
10 1 (0.71%) C#
10 1 (0.71%) Python
10 1 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (24.11%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) ISEB
3 2 (1.42%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (19.86%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) Basel II
2 3 (2.13%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) RACF
1 1 (0.71%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.13%) MOM
2 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 67 (47.52%) SAP
2 43 (30.50%) Oracle
3 17 (12.06%) Cognos
4 14 (9.93%) Microsoft
5 13 (9.22%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (4.26%) Tableau
7 5 (3.55%) Teradata
7 5 (3.55%) Informatica
7 5 (3.55%) Netezza
8 3 (2.13%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.42%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.71%) Twitter
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