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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 130 172 152
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -20
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 116 56 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.91% 0.96% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 4.31% 2.32% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 81 46 59
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £39,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
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
2690 2419 2349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.30% 41.47% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2132 2039 2022
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +32 52 £38,000 -5.00% 9
Bristol +17 31 £32,500 -39.53% 12
Wiltshire +9 25 £35,000 -22.22%
Somerset +17 2 £36,500 -31.77%
Devon -12 1 £19,500 -64.54%
Cornwall - 1 £40,000 -
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 115 (68.45%) SQL
2 95 (56.55%) Business Intelligence
3 84 (50.00%) Finance
4 75 (44.64%) Oracle
5 62 (36.90%) SQL Server
6 60 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (29.17%) Banking
8 39 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
9 38 (22.62%) BusinessObjects
9 38 (22.62%) SAP
10 35 (20.83%) SAS
11 34 (20.24%) Microsoft
12 32 (19.05%) UNIX
13 30 (17.86%) MS Excel
14 29 (17.26%) Retail
15 28 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 28 (16.67%) ITIL
15 28 (16.67%) PL/SQL
16 27 (16.07%) HTML
17 25 (14.88%) VBA
17 25 (14.88%) BusinessObjects XI
18 22 (13.10%) Java
19 21 (12.50%) JSP
19 21 (12.50%) J2EE
20 20 (11.90%) T-SQL
20 20 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
21 19 (11.31%) .NET
22 18 (10.71%) ETL
22 18 (10.71%) Toad

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 35 (20.83%) SAS
2 17 (10.12%) WebLogic
3 13 (7.74%) Tomcat
4 12 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 9 (5.36%) Joomla!
5 9 (5.36%) JBoss
6 6 (3.57%) Confluence
7 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.38%) Apache
7 4 (2.38%) IIS
7 4 (2.38%) MS Exchange
8 3 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.19%) Oracle UPK
10 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 30 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.93%) MS Office
3 5 (2.98%) SPSS
4 3 (1.79%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.19%) Fireworks
5 2 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.19%) Final Cut Pro
5 2 (1.19%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.60%) MS Project
6 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.19%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.60%) Agresso
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.60%) Summit
3 1 (0.60%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.60%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.38%) DHCP
1 4 (2.38%) HTTP
1 4 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.38%) DNS
1 4 (2.38%) SSL
1 4 (2.38%) SAN
1 4 (2.38%) Firewall
1 4 (2.38%) VLAN
1 4 (2.38%) NAS
1 4 (2.38%) Multicast
2 3 (1.79%) Intranet
3 2 (1.19%) Internet
3 2 (1.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 60 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (22.62%) BusinessObjects
4 28 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (14.88%) BusinessObjects XI
6 18 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (8.33%) SAP BW
8 13 (7.74%) SAP BI
9 12 (7.14%) Data Mining
9 12 (7.14%) Relational Database
10 11 (6.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 10 (5.95%) MS Access
11 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (5.95%) Oracle Database
12 9 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (4.17%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (10.71%) Toad
2 17 (10.12%) Oracle Forms
2 17 (10.12%) Subversion
2 17 (10.12%) Maven
2 17 (10.12%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.95%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.60%) LSMW
General
1 84 (50.00%) Finance
2 49 (29.17%) Banking
3 29 (17.26%) Retail
4 15 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.79%) Back Office
6 2 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.19%) Advertising
6 2 (1.19%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.19%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (36.31%) Analyst
2 58 (34.52%) Developer
3 32 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 23 (13.69%) Applications Support
5 22 (13.10%) Business Developer
6 17 (10.12%) Senior Analyst
7 14 (8.33%) Data Analyst
7 14 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 14 (8.33%) Business Analyst
8 12 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 11 (6.55%) Oracle Developer
9 11 (6.55%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) SQL Developer
11 8 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
11 8 (4.76%) MI Developer
11 8 (4.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (4.17%) Oracle BI Developer
12 7 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (16.07%) HTML
2 21 (12.50%) J2EE
2 21 (12.50%) JSP
3 19 (11.31%) .NET
4 13 (7.74%) XML
5 9 (5.36%) MSMQ
5 9 (5.36%) Ajax
6 5 (2.98%) ASP.NET
7 4 (2.38%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.38%) CSS
8 3 (1.79%) Spring
8 3 (1.79%) HTML5
8 3 (1.79%) Apache Flex
8 3 (1.79%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.79%) Flash
8 3 (1.79%) Struts
9 1 (0.60%) COM
9 1 (0.60%) BAPI
9 1 (0.60%) WinForms
9 1 (0.60%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 39 (23.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.38%) Clustering
5 3 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.19%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.19%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.19%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.60%) Economics
7 1 (0.60%) Statistics
7 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.05%) UNIX
2 17 (10.12%) Linux
3 14 (8.33%) Windows
4 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (56.55%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (16.67%) ITIL
3 20 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (10.71%) ETL
5 15 (8.93%) Data Modelling
5 15 (8.93%) Business Analysis
6 14 (8.33%) Information Management
6 14 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 13 (7.74%) Data Management
7 13 (7.74%) Validation
7 13 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (7.14%) Web Development
9 11 (6.55%) Dimensional Modelling
9 11 (6.55%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.95%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.36%) Kimball Methodology
12 8 (4.76%) Analytics
12 8 (4.76%) Data Protection
12 8 (4.76%) Data Validation
12 8 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (68.45%) SQL
2 28 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 25 (14.88%) VBA
4 22 (13.10%) Java
5 20 (11.90%) T-SQL
6 17 (10.12%) PHP
6 17 (10.12%) PowerShell
7 14 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.95%) JavaScript
9 9 (5.36%) Delphi
9 9 (5.36%) Pascal
10 5 (2.98%) C#
11 4 (2.38%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.79%) ActionScript
12 3 (1.79%) C++
13 1 (0.60%) VB
13 1 (0.60%) ABAP
13 1 (0.60%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 16 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 16 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.17%) ISEB
3 3 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.60%) ACCA
4 1 (0.60%) CIMA
4 1 (0.60%) Degree
4 1 (0.60%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) QA
2 8 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (4.76%) Basel II
3 6 (3.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.60%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (2.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) Tivoli
1 4 (2.38%) Netcool
1 4 (2.38%) WSUS
1 4 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (2.38%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 75 (44.64%) Oracle
2 38 (22.62%) SAP
3 34 (20.24%) Microsoft
4 16 (9.52%) IBM
5 8 (4.76%) Sagent
6 5 (2.98%) BancTec
6 5 (2.98%) Compuware
7 4 (2.38%) Dell
7 4 (2.38%) Adobe
7 4 (2.38%) Cisco
7 4 (2.38%) VMware
7 4 (2.38%) Teradata
7 4 (2.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.38%) Riverbed
7 4 (2.38%) McAfee
8 3 (1.79%) Cognos
9 2 (1.19%) Aareon
10 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.60%) Tableau
10 1 (0.60%) Jaspersoft
South West
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £30218 - £33772 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 25 days ago