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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 130 76 90
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +14
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 41 88 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 2.85% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.57% 5.95% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 30 69 52
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +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
1595 1479 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.96% 47.82% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 941 972 1006
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 £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -21 20 £42,750 +22.14% 3
Stirling - 13 £48,500 - 1
Edinburgh -38 5 £43,750 -20.45% 7
Fife +2 4 £70,000 +75.00%
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 (77.27%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (71.21%) SQL
3 27 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (39.39%) Oracle
5 23 (34.85%) Informatica
6 20 (30.30%) BusinessObjects
6 20 (30.30%) ETL
6 20 (30.30%) SAP
7 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
8 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (25.76%) Finance
10 15 (22.73%) Data Modelling
11 12 (18.18%) Cognos
11 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
11 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (15.15%) RDBMS
12 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
12 10 (15.15%) QlikView
13 9 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
13 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
13 9 (13.64%) Banking
13 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
14 8 (12.12%) SAP BI
14 8 (12.12%) CRM
14 8 (12.12%) QuickTest Pro
14 8 (12.12%) LoadRunner
14 8 (12.12%) Automation Testing
14 8 (12.12%) Selenium

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.61%) SAS
2 3 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.52%) Apache
4 1 (1.52%) Documentum
4 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.52%) DNS
1 1 (1.52%) SSL
1 1 (1.52%) X.509
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (40.91%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (30.30%) BusinessObjects
3 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
4 10 (15.15%) RDBMS
4 10 (15.15%) QlikView
4 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
5 9 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (12.12%) SAP BI
7 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (10.61%) BusinessObjects XI
8 5 (7.58%) DataStage
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (6.06%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
10 3 (4.55%) OLAP
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle OWB
11 2 (3.03%) Data Mart
11 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (12.12%) LoadRunner
1 8 (12.12%) Selenium
2 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.52%) Toad
3 1 (1.52%) ERwin
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Maven
3 1 (1.52%) MagicDraw
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) Ant
3 1 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.52%) Front Office
5 1 (1.52%) Electronics
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Developer
2 19 (28.79%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Designer
4 9 (13.64%) Business Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Test Manager
5 8 (12.12%) Business Objects Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Consultant
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Business Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Manager
10 3 (4.55%) Business Objects Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Solutions Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) .NET
2 3 (4.55%) XML
3 2 (3.03%) XSL
3 2 (3.03%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.52%) Spring
4 1 (1.52%) Ajax
4 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.52%) JSON
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.52%) WCF
4 1 (1.52%) JGroups
4 1 (1.52%) AppFabric
4 1 (1.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.52%) REST
4 1 (1.52%) JMS
4 1 (1.52%) FpML
4 1 (1.52%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.52%) J2EE
4 1 (1.52%) JDBC
4 1 (1.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.52%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Blog
4 1 (1.52%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) UNIX
2 6 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (77.27%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (30.30%) ETL
3 15 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.12%) CRM
5 8 (12.12%) Information Management
5 8 (12.12%) Automation Testing
6 7 (10.61%) Analytics
7 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Master Data Management
8 5 (7.58%) Agile Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Data Management
9 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.55%) Time Management
10 3 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.03%) UML
11 2 (3.03%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) SQL
2 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 7 (10.61%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) VBA
4 6 (9.09%) VB
5 5 (7.58%) C#
5 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) XQuery
7 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) R
7 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.52%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) ISEB
2 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) Solvency II
2 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Control-M
1 1 (1.52%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.52%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 26 (39.39%) Oracle
2 23 (34.85%) Informatica
3 20 (30.30%) SAP
4 12 (18.18%) Cognos
5 9 (13.64%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (7.58%) Tableau
7 4 (6.06%) Ab Initio
7 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.03%) Sybase
9 1 (1.52%) Vertica
9 1 (1.52%) HP
9 1 (1.52%) Logi Analytics
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