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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank - 22 27
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.59% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.53% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £21,976 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
68 79 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 60.71% 62.70% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 50 40
Average salary £30,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Spotfire
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) Spotfire
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MicroStrategy