The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 156 192 149
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -43
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 93 36 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.57% 0.58% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 3.47% 1.39% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 78 26 64
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +15.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £29,139
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Business Objects
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2683 2593 2272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.18% 42.03% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2152 2078 1952
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,676 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Business Objects
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in the South West

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in the South West

Business Objects
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
Gloucestershire +27 46 £45,000 +33.33% 5
Wiltshire +8 24 £45,500 +3.40% 4
Bristol -12 20 £40,000 -38.46% 8
Dorset +3 1 - - 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 142 (72.08%) SQL
2 126 (63.96%) Business Intelligence
3 99 (50.25%) Data Warehouse
3 99 (50.25%) Finance
4 79 (40.10%) Oracle
5 68 (34.52%) SQL Server
6 48 (24.37%) BusinessObjects
6 48 (24.37%) SAP
6 48 (24.37%) Banking
7 46 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
8 44 (22.34%) SAS
9 41 (20.81%) Retail
10 36 (18.27%) BusinessObjects XI
11 35 (17.77%) ETL
12 33 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (16.24%) UNIX
13 32 (16.24%) PL/SQL
14 31 (15.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 31 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (15.23%) Toad
15 30 (15.23%) Microsoft
16 26 (13.20%) MS Excel
16 26 (13.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 24 (12.18%) SDLC
18 22 (11.17%) Analytics
18 22 (11.17%) T-SQL
18 22 (11.17%) ITIL
18 22 (11.17%) VBA
19 21 (10.66%) .NET
19 21 (10.66%) Information Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 44 (22.34%) SAS
2 13 (6.60%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.06%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.05%) Confluence
5 5 (2.54%) Joomla!
5 5 (2.54%) JBoss
5 5 (2.54%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.03%) CMS
7 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.52%) NetWeaver
7 3 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.51%) Lync
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 26 (13.20%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.61%) MS Office
3 6 (3.05%) SPSS
3 6 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.52%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.02%) MS Project
6 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.51%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (2.03%) WebTrends
1 4 (2.03%) Aareon QL
2 3 (1.52%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.52%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.52%) SAP CRM
2 3 (1.52%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.52%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.51%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.51%) Agresso
4 1 (0.51%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.02%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.02%) Intranet
1 2 (1.02%) Internet
1 2 (1.02%) Extranet
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) VoIP
2 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (50.25%) Data Warehouse
2 68 (34.52%) SQL Server
3 48 (24.37%) BusinessObjects
4 36 (18.27%) BusinessObjects XI
5 33 (16.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (15.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (13.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (8.12%) SAP BI
8 16 (8.12%) Relational Database
9 15 (7.61%) SAP BW
10 13 (6.60%) SAP Data Services
11 12 (6.09%) Data Mining
12 11 (5.58%) MS Access
13 10 (5.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 10 (5.08%) Oracle Database
14 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 30 (15.23%) Toad
2 13 (6.60%) Oracle Forms
2 13 (6.60%) Subversion
2 13 (6.60%) Maven
2 13 (6.60%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.05%) JIRA
4 6 (3.05%) ERwin
5 2 (1.02%) LSMW
6 1 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
General
1 99 (50.25%) Finance
2 48 (24.37%) Banking
3 41 (20.81%) Retail
4 7 (3.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.05%) Marketing
6 4 (2.03%) Law
7 3 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (34.01%) Developer
2 65 (32.99%) Analyst
3 42 (21.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 25 (12.69%) Business Developer
5 19 (9.64%) Consultant
6 18 (9.14%) Applications Support
6 18 (9.14%) Senior Analyst
7 15 (7.61%) Senior Developer
8 14 (7.11%) Support Analyst
8 14 (7.11%) Oracle Developer
9 12 (6.09%) Data Analyst
9 12 (6.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 11 (5.58%) Business Analyst
10 11 (5.58%) Applications Support Analyst
11 10 (5.08%) Oracle BI Developer
12 9 (4.57%) Lead Test Analyst
12 9 (4.57%) Technical Analyst
12 9 (4.57%) SQL Developer
12 9 (4.57%) Test Analyst
13 8 (4.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.66%) .NET
2 18 (9.14%) HTML
3 13 (6.60%) JSP
3 13 (6.60%) J2EE
4 9 (4.57%) MSMQ
5 5 (2.54%) XML
5 5 (2.54%) ASP.NET
5 5 (2.54%) Ajax
5 5 (2.54%) .NET Framework
6 4 (2.03%) CSS
7 3 (1.52%) Struts
7 3 (1.52%) Flash
7 3 (1.52%) SAP Basis
7 3 (1.52%) Spring
7 3 (1.52%) Hibernate
7 3 (1.52%) Apache Flex
8 2 (1.02%) HTML5
8 2 (1.02%) BAPI
8 2 (1.02%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.51%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.57%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (4.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.54%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.03%) Copywriting
6 3 (1.52%) CMDB
6 3 (1.52%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.02%) PMI
7 2 (1.02%) GIS
7 2 (1.02%) Statistics
7 2 (1.02%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.51%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.51%) Economics
8 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.24%) UNIX
2 13 (6.60%) Linux
3 11 (5.58%) Windows
4 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (63.96%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (17.77%) ETL
3 31 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (12.18%) SDLC
5 22 (11.17%) Analytics
5 22 (11.17%) ITIL
6 21 (10.66%) Information Management
7 18 (9.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 18 (9.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (9.14%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.63%) Data Modelling
9 16 (8.12%) Business Analysis
9 16 (8.12%) Web Development
10 15 (7.61%) Kimball Methodology
10 15 (7.61%) Data Analysis
11 14 (7.11%) Data Management
11 14 (7.11%) Project Management
12 11 (5.58%) Service Delivery
13 10 (5.08%) Validation
14 9 (4.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (72.08%) SQL
2 32 (16.24%) PL/SQL
3 22 (11.17%) VBA
3 22 (11.17%) T-SQL
4 14 (7.11%) Java
4 14 (7.11%) VB.NET
5 13 (6.60%) PHP
5 13 (6.60%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.05%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.54%) C#
7 5 (2.54%) Delphi
7 5 (2.54%) VB
7 5 (2.54%) Pascal
8 4 (2.03%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.52%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.52%) C++
10 2 (1.02%) ABAP
11 1 (0.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.51%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (6.09%) Degree
2 9 (4.57%) ISEB
3 8 (4.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.51%) ACCA
6 1 (0.51%) CIMA
6 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (4.57%) Basel II
2 9 (4.57%) SLA
3 8 (4.06%) QA
4 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) SCCM
1 1 (0.51%) SCOM
1 1 (0.51%) Windows Intune
1 1 (0.51%) SCSM
Vendors
1 79 (40.10%) Oracle
2 48 (24.37%) SAP
3 30 (15.23%) Microsoft
4 12 (6.09%) Cognos
5 11 (5.58%) IBM
6 9 (4.57%) Tableau
7 7 (3.55%) Sagent
8 5 (2.54%) Teradata
8 5 (2.54%) Google
8 5 (2.54%) Compuware
8 5 (2.54%) BancTec
9 4 (2.03%) Aareon
9 4 (2.03%) Adobe
10 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (0.51%) Apple
11 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.51%) Pegasus
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