The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 141 66 79
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +13
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 32 110 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 3.35% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.94% 6.80% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 79 65
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1653 1618 1571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.45% 49.34% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 1102 1056
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,100 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -41 16 £43,000 +34.37% 4
Fife +2 8 £70,000 -
Stirling - 5 £50,000 -
Edinburgh -26 4 £27,500 -49.07% 1
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 56 (75.68%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (54.05%) SQL
3 32 (43.24%) Oracle
4 27 (36.49%) SAP
4 27 (36.49%) BusinessObjects
5 24 (32.43%) Finance
5 24 (32.43%) ETL
6 22 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
8 17 (22.97%) Cognos
8 17 (22.97%) Informatica
9 15 (20.27%) Data Modelling
10 14 (18.92%) Analytics
11 13 (17.57%) MicroStrategy
11 13 (17.57%) PL/SQL
12 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
13 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
13 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
13 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database
14 10 (13.51%) OLAP
15 9 (12.16%) Information Management
15 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
15 9 (12.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
16 8 (10.81%) QlikView
16 8 (10.81%) Visualisation
16 8 (10.81%) CRM
16 8 (10.81%) SAS

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (10.81%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (12.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (6.76%) SAP HCM
2 5 (6.76%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) SSL
1 1 (1.35%) X.509
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.49%) BusinessObjects
2 22 (29.73%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (24.32%) SQL Server
4 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (14.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database
5 10 (13.51%) OLAP
6 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (12.16%) Relational Database
7 8 (10.81%) QlikView
7 8 (10.81%) SAP BI
8 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
8 6 (8.11%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (6.76%) DataStage
10 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 4 (5.41%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (5.41%) MS Access
10 4 (5.41%) SAP Data Services
11 3 (4.05%) Data Mart
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) LSMW
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Toad
3 1 (1.35%) ERwin
3 1 (1.35%) Ant
3 1 (1.35%) JUnit
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Front Office
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Analyst
2 20 (27.03%) Developer
3 16 (21.62%) Consultant
4 12 (16.22%) Business Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) Report Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) Designer
6 9 (12.16%) Business Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Business Objects Analyst
8 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Business Consultant
8 6 (8.11%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (6.76%) SAP HR Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Architect
10 4 (5.41%) Business Objects Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
11 3 (4.05%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) XML
2 2 (2.70%) XSL
2 2 (2.70%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.35%) Ajax
3 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.35%) JSON
3 1 (1.35%) WCF
3 1 (1.35%) JGroups
3 1 (1.35%) AppFabric
3 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.35%) REST
3 1 (1.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.35%) JDBC
3 1 (1.35%) JSP
3 1 (1.35%) Servlets
3 1 (1.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Visualisation
2 5 (6.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.35%) DTV
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Blog
3 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) UNIX
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
1 2 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (75.68%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (32.43%) ETL
3 15 (20.27%) Data Modelling
4 14 (18.92%) Analytics
5 11 (14.86%) Business Analysis
6 9 (12.16%) Information Management
7 8 (10.81%) CRM
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.11%) Data Management
9 6 (8.11%) Migration
10 5 (6.76%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.76%) Master Data Management
11 4 (5.41%) Quality Management
12 3 (4.05%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (4.05%) QMS
12 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (4.05%) Kimball Methodology
13 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
13 2 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) PL/SQL
3 5 (6.76%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) Java
4 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.70%) VB
4 2 (2.70%) VBA
5 1 (1.35%) R
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) Perl
5 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.35%) Basel II
3 1 (1.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Control-M
1 1 (1.35%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Oracle
2 27 (36.49%) SAP
3 17 (22.97%) Cognos
3 17 (22.97%) Informatica
4 13 (17.57%) MicroStrategy
5 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.41%) Ab Initio
7 3 (4.05%) Logi Analytics
7 3 (4.05%) IBM
8 2 (2.70%) Vertica
9 1 (1.35%) HP
9 1 (1.35%) Sybase
9 1 (1.35%) Tableau
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