The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 122 154 144
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -10
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 31 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.00% 0.39% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.32% 1.31% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 4
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £50,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.66%
BusinessObjects
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
933 996 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.03% 30.18% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 640 703 692
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Scotland region.

BusinessObjects Salary Trend in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

BusinessObjects Salary Histogram in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
Edinburgh - 15 £44,000 -
Glasgow +2 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Aberdeen - 6 £55,000 -
Lothian - 1 £44,000 -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 32 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 26 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (68.75%) ETL
4 19 (59.38%) Data Modelling
5 14 (43.75%) SAP BI
5 14 (43.75%) SAP BW
6 12 (37.50%) Project Management
6 12 (37.50%) Finance
6 12 (37.50%) NetWeaver
6 12 (37.50%) SLA
6 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 12 (37.50%) ABAP
6 12 (37.50%) Degree
6 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing
7 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle
10 6 (18.75%) Migration
10 6 (18.75%) Banking
10 6 (18.75%) Retail
10 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) SAP HR
10 6 (18.75%) SAP HCM
10 6 (18.75%) Data Migration
11 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
11 5 (15.63%) MS Access

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) SAP HR
1 6 (18.75%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SAP BW
1 14 (43.75%) SAP BI
2 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (15.63%) Informix
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (15.63%) MS Access
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
6 3 (9.38%) BODI
6 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Consultant
2 18 (56.25%) SAP Consultant
3 13 (40.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 12 (37.50%) Business Consultant
5 11 (34.38%) SAP BI Consultant
6 10 (31.25%) SAP Business Consultant
7 7 (21.88%) Developer
8 6 (18.75%) Business Developer
8 6 (18.75%) SAP HR Consultant
8 6 (18.75%) Business Objects Developer
9 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
9 3 (9.38%) Analyst
10 2 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) SAP BW Consultant
11 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
11 1 (3.13%) Debt Manager
11 1 (3.13%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (68.75%) ETL
3 19 (59.38%) Data Modelling
4 12 (37.50%) Project Management
4 12 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 6 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 6 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.25%) Analytics
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
1 12 (37.50%) ABAP
2 3 (9.38%) VBA
2 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.25%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) SLA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 32 (100.00%) SAP
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Netezza
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.25%) Cognos
6 1 (3.13%) Tableau