The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 22 4 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 7 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 6.36% 21.67% 3.70%
As % of the Vendors category 13.73% 50.00% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 5
Average salary - £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.13%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Business Objects
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
51 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 46.36% 43.33% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 40
Average salary £49,500 £47,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +18.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £40,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Stirling

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (50.00%) Tableau
3 10 (50.00%) QlikView
3 10 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 10 (50.00%) UNIX
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) VB
3 10 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (50.00%) VBA
3 10 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (40.00%) ETL
5 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Informatica
5 8 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (40.00%) LoadRunner
5 8 (40.00%) Selenium
5 8 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (25.00%) Banking
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (50.00%) QlikView
2 10 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 9 (45.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (45.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 8 (40.00%) LoadRunner
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
1 12 (60.00%) Business Developer
1 12 (60.00%) Business Objects Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) UNIX
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ETL
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) VB
3 10 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Tableau
2 8 (40.00%) Informatica