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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank - 17 11
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 0 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - 7.20% 3.03%
As % of the Vendors category - 14.52% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
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
63 62 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 63.64% 49.60% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 8
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £76,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) QlikView
3 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (60.00%) Tableau
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) VB
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) VBA
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) Informatica
5 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) QlikView
2 6 (60.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Business Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ETL
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica