The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 77 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.24% 0.88% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 2.00% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Average salary £92,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+117.64% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Business Objects
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
469 400 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 58.12% 44.10% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 342 354 401
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Southampton

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Southampton

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 33 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (58.33%) MicroStrategy
2 21 (58.33%) SAS
2 21 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (58.33%) QlikView
3 20 (55.56%) Finance
4 15 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (41.67%) SAP
4 15 (41.67%) ETL
5 12 (33.33%) ERP
5 12 (33.33%) SAP BW
6 10 (27.78%) Data Modelling
6 10 (27.78%) ABAP
6 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.78%) SAP ERP
6 10 (27.78%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (27.78%) Integration Testing
6 10 (27.78%) SAP PI
7 9 (25.00%) SAP BI
8 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (8.33%) ERwin
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.33%) Cognos
9 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 3 (8.33%) Tableau
9 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (8.33%) Analytics
9 3 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (58.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.78%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) QlikView
2 15 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
3 12 (33.33%) SAP BW
4 9 (25.00%) SAP BI
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) ERwin
General
1 20 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Head of Business Intelligence
2 9 (25.00%) Designer
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SAP Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) ETL Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) SAP Architect
7 1 (2.78%) SAP BI Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) SAP Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) SAP BW Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (58.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (41.67%) ETL
4 12 (33.33%) ERP
5 10 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (27.78%) Integration Testing
5 10 (27.78%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) SDLC
6 3 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (8.33%) ERD
7 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) ABAP
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) MicroStrategy
2 15 (41.67%) SAP
3 3 (8.33%) Cognos
3 3 (8.33%) Tableau