The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 45 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.80% - 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.41% - 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £29,265 - £37,740
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 Solihull region.

Vendors Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
142 166 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 56.80% 52.37% 60.19%
Number of salaries quoted 93 112 80
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
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 Solihull

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Solihull

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) MDX
3 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Graduate
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Report Writer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (28.57%) Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP