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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 86 114 94
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 72 51 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.34% 1.54% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 5.95% 3.72% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 42
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £63,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
1210 1371 1442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.26% 41.51% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 800 868 938
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +17 26 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Edinburgh +6 25 £44,000 +3.52%
Stirling -5 9 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Aberdeen +5 6 £55,000 +29.41%
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 73 (70.19%) SQL
2 72 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 52 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 50 (48.08%) ETL
5 33 (31.73%) BusinessObjects
5 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
5 33 (31.73%) SAP
6 29 (27.88%) Oracle
6 29 (27.88%) Finance
7 27 (25.96%) Data Modelling
7 27 (25.96%) QlikView
8 24 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
9 22 (21.15%) Banking
9 22 (21.15%) UNIX
10 20 (19.23%) Java
11 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
12 18 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (17.31%) VBA
12 18 (17.31%) RDBMS
13 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (15.38%) SAS
14 16 (15.38%) .NET
14 16 (15.38%) Windows
14 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
14 16 (15.38%) Degree
15 15 (14.42%) Oracle Database
15 15 (14.42%) Tableau
15 15 (14.42%) VB
15 15 (14.42%) VB.NET

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 16 (15.38%) SAS
2 12 (11.54%) NetWeaver
3 6 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (5.77%) SAP HCM
2 6 (5.77%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.96%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.96%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (31.73%) BusinessObjects
2 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
3 27 (25.96%) QlikView
4 24 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
5 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
5 18 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (17.31%) RDBMS
6 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (14.42%) Oracle Database
7 15 (14.42%) SAP BI
7 15 (14.42%) SAP BW
8 13 (12.50%) Data Mining
8 13 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (6.73%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (5.77%) MS Access
12 5 (4.81%) BODI
Development Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Selenium
1 9 (8.65%) QuickTest Pro
1 9 (8.65%) LoadRunner
2 4 (3.85%) LSMW
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.96%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.96%) MagicDraw
4 1 (0.96%) Maven
4 1 (0.96%) Subversion
4 1 (0.96%) Hudson
General
1 29 (27.88%) Finance
2 22 (21.15%) Banking
3 8 (7.69%) Retail
4 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.96%) Back Office
6 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.69%) Developer
2 28 (26.92%) Consultant
3 25 (24.04%) Analyst
3 25 (24.04%) Business Developer
3 25 (24.04%) Business Objects Developer
4 19 (18.27%) SAP Consultant
4 19 (18.27%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 16 (15.38%) Business Analyst
6 13 (12.50%) Business Consultant
7 11 (10.58%) SAP Business Consultant
7 11 (10.58%) SAP BI Consultant
8 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (8.65%) Test Manager
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
10 8 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (6.73%) Technical Business Analyst
11 7 (6.73%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (5.77%) SAP HR Consultant
13 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 4 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.96%) J2EE
2 1 (0.96%) JMS
2 1 (0.96%) FpML
2 1 (0.96%) Spring
2 1 (0.96%) SAP XI
2 1 (0.96%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.96%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.85%) DataPower
2 4 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 2 (1.92%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.96%) Open Source
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) UNIX
2 16 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (48.08%) ETL
3 27 (25.96%) Data Modelling
4 15 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.54%) Project Management
5 12 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 12 (11.54%) Integration Testing
6 10 (9.62%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (8.65%) Automation Testing
7 9 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.73%) Time Management
10 6 (5.77%) Web Development
10 6 (5.77%) Data Migration
10 6 (5.77%) Migration
11 5 (4.81%) Data Mapping
11 5 (4.81%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.81%) Agile Testing
11 5 (4.81%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.19%) SQL
2 20 (19.23%) Java
3 18 (17.31%) VBA
4 15 (14.42%) VB
4 15 (14.42%) VB.NET
5 12 (11.54%) ABAP
5 12 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.65%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.81%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.92%) C
9 1 (0.96%) C#
9 1 (0.96%) C++
9 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Degree
2 8 (7.69%) ISEB
3 4 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) Solvency II
2 4 (3.85%) Basel II
3 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) RACF
Vendors
1 33 (31.73%) SAP
2 29 (27.88%) Oracle
3 15 (14.42%) Tableau
4 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.65%) Informatica
6 5 (4.81%) Teradata
6 5 (4.81%) Netezza
7 4 (3.85%) Cognos
8 1 (0.96%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.96%) Sybase
8 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.96%) Hyland
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