The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 56 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 13 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.11% 2.93% 1.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.08% 6.72% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 7
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £26,790
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
BusinessObjects
West Midlands

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
256 238 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.56% 43.51% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 232 220 250
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

BusinessObjects Salary Trend in Staffordshire

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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 -2 4 £36,500 -27.00%
BusinessObjects
West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL
1 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (95.24%) Cognos
3 19 (90.48%) Data Modelling
4 17 (80.95%) Visualisation
5 14 (66.67%) Analytics
5 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (19.05%) SAP
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) IBM
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
9 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
9 1 (4.76%) MDX
9 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
9 1 (4.76%) OLAP
9 1 (4.76%) Data Mining

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) OLAP
3 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (4.76%) OLTP
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) Business Developer
3 13 (61.90%) Business Objects Developer
4 12 (57.14%) Cognos Developer
5 11 (52.38%) Report Developer
6 5 (23.81%) MicroStrategy Developer
7 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (9.52%) MIS Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Junior
9 1 (4.76%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
9 1 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Visualisation
2 14 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (90.48%) Data Modelling
3 14 (66.67%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Cognos
2 5 (23.81%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Teradata