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 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 21 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.98% 2.20% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 3.17% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
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
78 63 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 76.47% 69.23% 48.75%
Number of salaries quoted 45 42 42
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £59,000
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 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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Telford - 1 £32,500 -
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Spotfire
4 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) iPhone
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Informatica

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (33.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (33.33%) Spotfire
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Assistant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Assistant
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Assistant
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Domain Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica