The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 63 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.57% 0.84% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 3.46% 2.06% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £31,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £28,250 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £41,250 £31,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
Business Objects
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
289 243 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.30% 40.64% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 252 190 225
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 18 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (45.83%) Project Management
7 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
8 9 (37.50%) Data Mining
8 9 (37.50%) Analytics
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (33.33%) Finance
10 7 (29.17%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
10 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (25.00%) HTML
11 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
12 5 (20.83%) ITIL
12 5 (20.83%) Dimensional Modelling
12 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
12 5 (20.83%) Degree
13 4 (16.67%) Statistics
13 4 (16.67%) PDA
13 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
13 4 (16.67%) .NET
13 4 (16.67%) C#
13 4 (16.67%) Cognos
13 4 (16.67%) Android Development
13 4 (16.67%) iOS Development

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (37.50%) Data Mining
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (29.17%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (12.50%) MS Access
9 3 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (8.33%) OLAP
10 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (4.17%) BODI
11 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
11 1 (4.17%) DataStage
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) DBA
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 3 (12.50%) Report Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.17%) ETL Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Microstrategy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) PDA
3 4 (16.67%) Statistics
4 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (45.83%) Project Management
3 9 (37.50%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (16.67%) Android Development
6 4 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
8 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
9 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.17%) B2B
9 1 (4.17%) SOA
9 1 (4.17%) ETL
9 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Financial Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Cognos
2 2 (8.33%) IBM
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
2 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica