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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 128 164 139
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -25
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 30 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.96% 0.28% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 0.88% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 23
Average salary £44,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £48,500 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £55,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,433 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.78% +3.00%
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
957 1252 1116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.55% 31.35% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 598 866 647
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 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 +33 21 £44,000 -
Glasgow +10 7 £43,500 -3.33%
Aberdeen +17 1 £27,500 -50.00%
Dundee - 1 - -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 63 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 56 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (66.67%) Data Modelling
4 37 (58.73%) ETL
5 36 (57.14%) SAP BI
5 36 (57.14%) SAP BW
6 27 (42.86%) Degree
7 26 (41.27%) SLA
8 25 (39.68%) NetWeaver
8 25 (39.68%) Project Management
8 25 (39.68%) ABAP
8 25 (39.68%) Integration Testing
9 19 (30.16%) SQL
9 19 (30.16%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (26.98%) Finance
11 14 (22.22%) Oracle
12 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
12 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
13 11 (17.46%) Analytics
14 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
14 8 (12.70%) Oracle BI EE
14 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
14 8 (12.70%) Cognos
15 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 6 (9.52%) SAP HCM
16 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
16 6 (9.52%) Data Migration
16 6 (9.52%) MicroStrategy

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 25 (39.68%) NetWeaver
2 6 (9.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) SAP HCM
1 6 (9.52%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.59%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (57.14%) SAP BI
1 36 (57.14%) SAP BW
2 19 (30.16%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle Database
4 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (12.70%) RDBMS
5 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (7.94%) Informix
7 5 (7.94%) MS Access
7 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (7.94%) DataStage
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (7.94%) Big Data
7 5 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (6.35%) BODI
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) LSMW
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 17 (26.98%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Consultant
2 40 (63.49%) SAP Consultant
3 32 (50.79%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 30 (47.62%) SAP BI Consultant
5 28 (44.44%) Business Consultant
6 26 (41.27%) SAP Business Consultant
7 8 (12.70%) Developer
8 7 (11.11%) Analyst
9 6 (9.52%) Business Developer
9 6 (9.52%) SAP HR Consultant
9 6 (9.52%) Business Objects Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) Business Analyst
10 5 (7.94%) Designer
11 4 (6.35%) Technical Business Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) SAP BW Consultant
12 2 (3.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
12 2 (3.17%) Senior Designer
12 2 (3.17%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) iPad
2 1 (1.59%) NHS
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) UNIX
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 37 (58.73%) ETL
4 25 (39.68%) Project Management
4 25 (39.68%) Integration Testing
5 11 (17.46%) Analytics
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 6 (9.52%) Migration
7 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.94%) Quality Management
7 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.94%) Software Delivery
7 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.17%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.17%) Data Management
8 2 (3.17%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.17%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) ABAP
2 19 (30.16%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
3 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.76%) VBA
5 2 (3.17%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) Java
6 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.27%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 63 (100.00%) SAP
2 14 (22.22%) Oracle
3 8 (12.70%) Cognos
4 6 (9.52%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.94%) Netezza
6 1 (1.59%) Informatica
6 1 (1.59%) Tableau
6 1 (1.59%) Jaspersoft