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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 71 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 6 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.83% 1.41% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 3.30% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
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
286 273 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 39.56% 42.66% 45.15%
Number of salaries quoted 226 225 198
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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
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 October 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
Burton-upon-Trent +3 6 - -
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) SAS
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Agresso
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Retail
4 6 (31.58%) Data Management
4 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Statistics
4 6 (31.58%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 6 (31.58%) VB
4 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 4 (21.05%) QlikView
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
6 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
7 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) Perforce
7 2 (10.53%) ETL

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 8 (42.11%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) QlikView
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) OLAP
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) DTS
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) MI Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
1 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) WinForms
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) WCF
3 1 (5.26%) WF
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Statistics
1 6 (31.58%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Data Management
2 6 (31.58%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Data Protection
3 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
3 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Infragistics