The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 0.88% -
As % of the Vendors category - 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £21,976 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,992
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.77%
Business Objects
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 74 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 69.47% 64.91% 45.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 44 42
Average salary £30,250 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.31% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Shropshire

Business Objects
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
4 2 (40.00%) iPhone
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (40.00%) Lotus
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
2 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Assistant
2 2 (40.00%) IT Assistant
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Assistant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (40.00%) Lotus