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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 93 132 86
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -46
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 62 40 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.98% 1.00% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 4.81% 2.32% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 57 23 43
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,600 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
1288 1724 1596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.06% 42.95% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 799 1104 962
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,500
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 4 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 4 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
Edinburgh +39 33 £44,000 +46.66% 1
Glasgow +20 21 £42,500 -
Aberdeen +23 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Stirling -9 3 £48,500 -3.00%
Dundee - 1 - -
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 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 99 (71.74%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (60.87%) SQL
3 66 (47.83%) ETL
4 64 (46.38%) BusinessObjects
4 64 (46.38%) SAP
5 61 (44.20%) Data Warehouse
6 59 (42.75%) Data Modelling
7 53 (38.41%) Finance
8 43 (31.16%) Oracle
9 37 (26.81%) SAP BW
9 37 (26.81%) SAP BI
10 35 (25.36%) SAS
11 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
11 32 (23.19%) Degree
12 29 (21.01%) SLA
13 27 (19.57%) Banking
14 26 (18.84%) Integration Testing
14 26 (18.84%) Project Management
14 26 (18.84%) NetWeaver
14 26 (18.84%) ABAP
15 25 (18.12%) Relational Database
16 24 (17.39%) UNIX
17 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (15.94%) QlikView
18 20 (14.49%) RDBMS
19 19 (13.77%) MS Excel
19 19 (13.77%) Oracle Database
20 18 (13.04%) Waterfall
20 18 (13.04%) Software Delivery

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 35 (25.36%) SAS
2 26 (18.84%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) PowerExchange
4 1 (0.72%) CMS
4 1 (0.72%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.80%) MS Office
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) SAP HCM
1 6 (4.35%) SAP HR
2 5 (3.62%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.72%) Endur
3 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.72%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (46.38%) BusinessObjects
2 61 (44.20%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (26.81%) SAP BW
3 37 (26.81%) SAP BI
4 32 (23.19%) SQL Server
5 25 (18.12%) Relational Database
6 22 (15.94%) QlikView
7 20 (14.49%) RDBMS
8 19 (13.77%) Oracle Database
9 18 (13.04%) BusinessObjects XI
10 16 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (10.87%) Oracle BI EE
12 12 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (7.97%) Data Mining
14 10 (7.25%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (6.52%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (5.07%) MS Access
16 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (4.35%) BODI
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Selenium
1 4 (2.90%) LSMW
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (1.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.72%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 53 (38.41%) Finance
2 27 (19.57%) Banking
3 10 (7.25%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (35.51%) Consultant
2 42 (30.43%) Analyst
3 41 (29.71%) SAP Consultant
4 36 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 31 (22.46%) SAP BI Consultant
6 29 (21.01%) Business Consultant
7 27 (19.57%) SAP Business Consultant
8 25 (18.12%) Business Analyst
9 24 (17.39%) Developer
10 17 (12.32%) Business Objects Developer
10 17 (12.32%) Business Developer
11 13 (9.42%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (9.42%) Senior Business Analyst
12 10 (7.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 9 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
14 8 (5.80%) Technical Business Analyst
15 6 (4.35%) Test Manager
15 6 (4.35%) SAP HR Consultant
16 5 (3.62%) Designer
17 4 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.42%) .NET
2 2 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.45%) Web Services
2 2 (1.45%) XML
3 1 (0.72%) Middleware
3 1 (0.72%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.62%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.62%) DataPower
4 3 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.45%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.45%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.45%) iPad
6 1 (0.72%) NHS
6 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.72%) Statistics
6 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.39%) UNIX
2 12 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (71.74%) Business Intelligence
2 66 (47.83%) ETL
3 59 (42.75%) Data Modelling
4 26 (18.84%) Integration Testing
4 26 (18.84%) Project Management
5 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 18 (13.04%) Software Delivery
7 15 (10.87%) Data Analysis
7 15 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.42%) Analytics
9 12 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (8.70%) Master Data Management
9 12 (8.70%) Data Management
10 11 (7.97%) Metadata Management
10 11 (7.97%) Logical Data Model
10 11 (7.97%) Data Mapping
10 11 (7.97%) Business Analysis
11 9 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (60.87%) SQL
2 26 (18.84%) ABAP
3 15 (10.87%) T-SQL
4 14 (10.14%) PL/SQL
4 14 (10.14%) Java
5 13 (9.42%) VBA
6 12 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 11 (7.97%) VB
8 5 (3.62%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.45%) Groovy
9 2 (1.45%) C
9 2 (1.45%) C#
10 1 (0.72%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (23.19%) Degree
2 7 (5.07%) ISEB
3 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (21.01%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.90%) Basel II
3 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) MOM
2 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (46.38%) SAP
2 43 (31.16%) Oracle
3 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.70%) Cognos
5 10 (7.25%) Tableau
6 8 (5.80%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (4.35%) Teradata
8 5 (3.62%) Informatica
8 5 (3.62%) Netezza
9 3 (2.17%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (1.45%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.72%) Hyland
11 1 (0.72%) Twitter
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