The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 - - 53
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category - - 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
Business Objects
South West

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

Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 206 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.96% 37.05% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 251 185 250
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £39,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
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 Somerset

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Somerset

Business Objects
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos