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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 189 172 159
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 52 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 1.15% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 2.54% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 50 54 64
Average salary £35,000 £35,600 £42,538
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.68% -16.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,850 £51,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +6.25%
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
2843 2682 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.83% 45.39% 44.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2403 2220 2181
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Wiltshire +14 32 £36,250 -30.28% 5
Gloucestershire -16 13 £35,000 - 3
Bristol -1 5 £33,000 -12.00% 3
Somerset - 1 £35,000 - 2
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 54 (56.84%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (50.53%) SQL
3 45 (47.37%) Finance
4 41 (43.16%) SQL Server
5 34 (35.79%) Oracle
6 30 (31.58%) SAP
6 30 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
7 24 (25.26%) VBA
8 23 (24.21%) SAP BW
9 22 (23.16%) HTML
10 21 (22.11%) Java
10 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
10 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
11 20 (21.05%) UNIX
11 20 (21.05%) Banking
12 19 (20.00%) ITIL
13 18 (18.95%) Data Modelling
13 18 (18.95%) J2EE
13 18 (18.95%) JSP
13 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
13 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
14 17 (17.89%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (14.74%) Subversion
16 14 (14.74%) Maven
16 14 (14.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (14.74%) PowerShell
16 14 (14.74%) Jenkins
16 14 (14.74%) SAP CRM

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 14 (14.74%) WebLogic
2 13 (13.68%) SAS
3 11 (11.58%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.42%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.37%) Joomla!
5 7 (7.37%) JBoss
6 4 (4.21%) Apache
6 4 (4.21%) IIS
6 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
6 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.16%) NetWeaver
7 3 (3.16%) CMS
7 3 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.58%) MS Office
3 2 (2.11%) SPSS
3 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (14.74%) SAP CRM
2 11 (11.58%) SAP ERP
3 4 (4.21%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (3.16%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.16%) SAP ECC
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.32%) HTTP
2 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.21%) DNS
2 4 (4.21%) SSL
2 4 (4.21%) SAN
2 4 (4.21%) Firewall
2 4 (4.21%) VLAN
2 4 (4.21%) NAS
2 4 (4.21%) Multicast
2 4 (4.21%) DHCP
3 1 (1.05%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (43.16%) SQL Server
2 30 (31.58%) BusinessObjects
3 23 (24.21%) SAP BW
4 17 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (17.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (16.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (14.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (13.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
8 10 (10.53%) SAP BI
9 8 (8.42%) Data Mining
10 6 (6.32%) Oracle Database
11 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 5 (5.26%) OLAP
12 4 (4.21%) MS Access
12 4 (4.21%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
14 1 (1.05%) OLAP Cube
14 1 (1.05%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Oracle Forms
1 14 (14.74%) Subversion
1 14 (14.74%) Maven
1 14 (14.74%) Jenkins
General
1 45 (47.37%) Finance
2 20 (21.05%) Banking
3 14 (14.74%) Telecoms
4 12 (12.63%) Financial Institution
5 5 (5.26%) Marketing
6 4 (4.21%) Private Banking
7 2 (2.11%) Back Office
8 1 (1.05%) Automotive
8 1 (1.05%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (56.84%) Analyst
2 27 (28.42%) Data Analyst
3 24 (25.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 16 (16.84%) Business Analyst
5 13 (13.68%) Developer
5 13 (13.68%) Applications Support
6 9 (9.47%) SAP Business Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) SAP BW Business Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Data Migration Analyst
8 7 (7.37%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.32%) MI Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Architect
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.16%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.16%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.16%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.16%) HTML
2 18 (18.95%) J2EE
2 18 (18.95%) JSP
3 14 (14.74%) XML
4 7 (7.37%) Ajax
5 4 (4.21%) Web Services
5 4 (4.21%) .NET
6 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.16%) SAP ALE
6 3 (3.16%) SAP XI
6 3 (3.16%) SAP PI
7 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.05%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.05%) CSS
7 1 (1.05%) Flash
7 1 (1.05%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.42%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.21%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.21%) Clustering
3 4 (4.21%) User Experience
4 3 (3.16%) Statistics
4 3 (3.16%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.05%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) UNIX
2 14 (14.74%) Linux
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.84%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (20.00%) ITIL
3 18 (18.95%) Data Modelling
4 14 (14.74%) CRM
5 13 (13.68%) ETL
6 12 (12.63%) Data Analysis
7 11 (11.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.58%) ERP
8 10 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (9.47%) Analytics
9 9 (9.47%) Migration
9 9 (9.47%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.42%) Data Migration
10 8 (8.42%) Data Cleansing
11 7 (7.37%) Data Management
11 7 (7.37%) Validation
12 6 (6.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.32%) Data Validation
13 5 (5.26%) Business Analytics
13 5 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (50.53%) SQL
2 24 (25.26%) VBA
3 21 (22.11%) Java
4 14 (14.74%) PHP
4 14 (14.74%) PowerShell
5 8 (8.42%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.37%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.37%) Delphi
6 7 (7.37%) Pascal
7 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.16%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.16%) ABAP
9 1 (1.05%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.05%) C#
9 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
1 18 (18.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.58%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (4.21%) Basel II
3 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) NFS
1 4 (4.21%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.21%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.21%) Netcool
1 4 (4.21%) WSUS
1 4 (4.21%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (4.21%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 34 (35.79%) Oracle
2 30 (31.58%) SAP
3 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.74%) IBM
5 8 (8.42%) Siebel
6 7 (7.37%) Sagent
7 5 (5.26%) Teradata
7 5 (5.26%) Cognos
8 4 (4.21%) Cisco
8 4 (4.21%) Dell
8 4 (4.21%) Hyperion
8 4 (4.21%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.21%) McAfee
8 4 (4.21%) VMware
8 4 (4.21%) Riverbed
9 3 (3.16%) Sitecore
9 3 (3.16%) Google
10 1 (1.05%) Netezza
10 1 (1.05%) Adobe
10 1 (1.05%) PeopleSoft
Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 4% Matched Pension, 25 Days Holidays
Posted: 21 days ago