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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 141 62 88
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +26
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 32 107 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 3.42% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 6.88% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 84 66
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
1679 1555 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.88% 49.63% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1034 1049
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 2014.

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 August 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
Glasgow -53 17 £43,000 +22.85% 2
Fife +9 8 £70,000 +75.00%
Stirling - 6 £49,750 - 1
Edinburgh -34 2 - - 2
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 50 (81.97%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (60.66%) SQL
3 29 (47.54%) Oracle
4 24 (39.34%) SAP
4 24 (39.34%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (34.43%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (32.79%) Informatica
7 19 (31.15%) ETL
7 19 (31.15%) Finance
8 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
9 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
9 15 (24.59%) Cognos
10 13 (21.31%) PL/SQL
11 11 (18.03%) MicroStrategy
11 11 (18.03%) Analytics
12 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
13 9 (14.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (14.75%) Information Management
14 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (13.11%) SAP BI
14 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
14 8 (13.11%) CRM
14 8 (13.11%) Visualisation
15 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
15 7 (11.48%) QlikView
15 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (11.48%) SAS
16 6 (9.84%) Data Management
16 6 (9.84%) Microsoft

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (11.48%) SAS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Documentum
2 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.28%) SAP HR
2 2 (3.28%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SSL
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) X.509
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (39.34%) BusinessObjects
2 21 (34.43%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
4 10 (16.39%) Oracle Database
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (13.11%) SAP BI
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (11.48%) QlikView
6 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (9.84%) OLAP
7 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
8 5 (8.20%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (8.20%) RDBMS
8 5 (8.20%) DataStage
9 4 (6.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (6.56%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (4.92%) Data Mart
10 3 (4.92%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (3.28%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (6.56%) LoadRunner
1 4 (6.56%) Selenium
2 2 (3.28%) LSMW
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Toad
3 1 (1.64%) ERwin
3 1 (1.64%) Ant
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Front Office
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Analyst
3 12 (19.67%) Consultant
4 11 (18.03%) Designer
5 7 (11.48%) Business Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) Business Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (8.20%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Business Objects Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Architect
8 4 (6.56%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.92%) Business Objects Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Solutions Analyst
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) XML
2 2 (3.28%) SAP XI
2 2 (3.28%) XSL
3 1 (1.64%) AppFabric
3 1 (1.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.64%) REST
3 1 (1.64%) WCF
3 1 (1.64%) Ajax
3 1 (1.64%) JGroups
3 1 (1.64%) .NET
3 1 (1.64%) JDBC
3 1 (1.64%) JSP
3 1 (1.64%) Servlets
3 1 (1.64%) SOAP
3 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Visualisation
2 5 (8.20%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.64%) Blog
3 1 (1.64%) DTV
3 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) UNIX
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (81.97%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (31.15%) ETL
3 15 (24.59%) Data Modelling
4 11 (18.03%) Analytics
5 9 (14.75%) Information Management
6 8 (13.11%) CRM
7 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.84%) Data Management
9 5 (8.20%) Master Data Management
9 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.56%) Automation Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Agile Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (4.92%) Migration
12 2 (3.28%) Quality Management
12 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
12 2 (3.28%) SSADM
12 2 (3.28%) PRINCE
12 2 (3.28%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) PL/SQL
3 5 (8.20%) C#
4 2 (3.28%) Java
4 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) VB
4 2 (3.28%) VBA
5 1 (1.64%) R
5 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.64%) ISEB
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.64%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (1.64%) Control-M
1 1 (1.64%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Oracle
2 24 (39.34%) SAP
3 20 (32.79%) Informatica
4 15 (24.59%) Cognos
5 11 (18.03%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.56%) Ab Initio
8 2 (3.28%) Logi Analytics
8 2 (3.28%) Vertica
9 1 (1.64%) Tableau
9 1 (1.64%) IBM
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Sybase
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