The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 57 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.24% 0.55% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.51% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Business Objects
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
197 233 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 47.24% 42.44% 53.98%
Number of salaries quoted 175 224 338
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Suffolk

Business Objects
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £21,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £21,500 -
Business Objects
East of England

Business Objects
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 3 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (33.33%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) MI Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Design
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Logi Analytics