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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 75 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.55% 0.79% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 1.94% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £35,750 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.49% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.88%
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
312 258 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.15% 41.02% 45.31%
Number of salaries quoted 256 213 196
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £55,000
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 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 18 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
Lichfield - 3 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent -9 1 £31,500 -1.56% 1
Business Objects
West Midlands

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) Agresso
3 8 (57.14%) Retail
4 6 (42.86%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) QlikView
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 2 (14.29%) Infragistics
7 2 (14.29%) Perforce
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) Windows
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) WF

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (21.43%) SAS
Business Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) QlikView
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) WinForms
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) WF
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Infragistics
1 2 (14.29%) Perforce
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft