The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Staffordshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within SAP Business Objects.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 63 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.86% 0.35% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 0.82% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £31,250 £31,250 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £31,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £31,450 £50,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
244 243 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.85% 43.09% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 188 214 219
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Business Objects
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £30,000 -
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) ETL
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) MS Project
5 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (31.25%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) WinForms
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (12.50%) JSON
9 2 (12.50%) WCF
9 2 (12.50%) WF
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
9 2 (12.50%) SAS
9 2 (12.50%) SOA
9 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (12.50%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Project
3 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) MI Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Information Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Officer
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) WinForms
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) WCF
1 2 (12.50%) WF
1 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HND
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Infragistics