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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 194 168 126
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -42
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 40 41 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.81% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 1.85% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 38 81
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,125 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,520 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
2631 2212 2548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.07% 43.51% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2132 1834 2197
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +11 21 £40,000 - 3
Bristol -2 7 £38,750 +19.23% 5
Gloucestershire -11 6 £38,750 +3.33% 11
Dorset - 4 £37,500 -
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 53 (67.09%) SQL
2 50 (63.29%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (43.04%) Finance
4 29 (36.71%) SAS
5 26 (32.91%) Oracle
6 21 (26.58%) SAP
6 21 (26.58%) BusinessObjects
7 19 (24.05%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (22.78%) CRM
8 18 (22.78%) Cognos
9 17 (21.52%) Analytics
10 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
10 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
10 16 (20.25%) SAP BW
10 16 (20.25%) Marketing
11 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
11 15 (18.99%) SAP CRM
11 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (17.72%) VB
12 14 (17.72%) .NET
13 13 (16.46%) ERP
13 13 (16.46%) SAP ERP
14 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (15.19%) Degree
15 11 (13.92%) UNIX
15 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
15 11 (13.92%) Migration
15 11 (13.92%) Data Analysis
15 11 (13.92%) Data Migration
15 11 (13.92%) Data Cleansing

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 29 (36.71%) SAS
2 3 (3.80%) NetWeaver
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.80%) CMS
2 3 (3.80%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) SPSS
3 7 (8.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (18.99%) SAP CRM
2 13 (16.46%) SAP ERP
3 4 (5.06%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (3.80%) SAP ECC
5 2 (2.53%) SAP BPC
5 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.80%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) HTTP
1 3 (3.80%) SMS
2 1 (1.27%) DHCP
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) DNS
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
2 1 (1.27%) Firewall
2 1 (1.27%) VLAN
2 1 (1.27%) NAS
2 1 (1.27%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) BusinessObjects
2 19 (24.05%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (20.25%) SAP BW
3 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
4 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (12.66%) QlikView
6 6 (7.59%) BusinessObjects XI
6 6 (7.59%) OLAP
7 5 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (5.06%) MS Access
8 4 (5.06%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle OLAP
9 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.80%) Big Data
9 3 (3.80%) Spotfire
9 3 (3.80%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.80%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Toad
2 3 (3.80%) Subversion
2 3 (3.80%) Maven
2 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (43.04%) Finance
2 16 (20.25%) Marketing
3 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.33%) Banking
4 5 (6.33%) Retail
5 3 (3.80%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.80%) Automotive
5 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Games
6 2 (2.53%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Analyst
2 22 (27.85%) Developer
3 21 (26.58%) Data Analyst
4 12 (15.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (13.92%) Data Migration Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Consultant
7 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Business Consultant
8 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Data Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.80%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.80%) MI Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Financial Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.72%) .NET
2 7 (8.86%) HTML
3 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.33%) Web Services
4 4 (5.06%) XML
4 4 (5.06%) JSP
5 3 (3.80%) J2EE
5 3 (3.80%) SAP XI
5 3 (3.80%) SAP ALE
5 3 (3.80%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.27%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.86%) Blog
3 6 (7.59%) N-Tier
4 5 (6.33%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (5.06%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.06%) User Experience
6 3 (3.80%) Open Source
7 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.53%) Statistics
8 1 (1.27%) Clustering
8 1 (1.27%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.92%) UNIX
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (63.29%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (22.78%) CRM
3 17 (21.52%) Analytics
4 15 (18.99%) Data Modelling
5 13 (16.46%) ERP
6 11 (13.92%) Migration
6 11 (13.92%) Data Analysis
6 11 (13.92%) Data Migration
6 11 (13.92%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (11.39%) ETL
8 8 (10.13%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (8.86%) ITIL
9 7 (8.86%) Project Management
9 7 (8.86%) Data Management
10 6 (7.59%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.59%) Business Analytics
10 6 (7.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.33%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.09%) SQL
2 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
3 14 (17.72%) VB
4 10 (12.66%) PHP
5 6 (7.59%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.33%) Java
7 3 (3.80%) ABAP
7 3 (3.80%) VBA
7 3 (3.80%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) ACCA
3 3 (3.80%) CIMA
4 2 (2.53%) HNC
4 2 (2.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
2 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (6.33%) Basel II
3 2 (2.53%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) NFS
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) Xen
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.27%) WSUS
1 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.27%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Oracle
2 21 (26.58%) SAP
3 18 (22.78%) Cognos
4 10 (12.66%) Siebel
4 10 (12.66%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (12.66%) Tableau
5 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.59%) Teradata
7 4 (5.06%) IBM
7 4 (5.06%) Hyperion
8 3 (3.80%) Sagent
8 3 (3.80%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.80%) Birst
9 2 (2.53%) Google
9 2 (2.53%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (1.27%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.27%) McAfee
10 1 (1.27%) VMware
10 1 (1.27%) Altiris
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £44000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, pension, 30 days' holiday
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
Baltimore
Salary: £0
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ITF Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45800 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Whimple, Devon
Technorecruit
Posted: 7 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago