The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wales region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 92 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 6 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.46% 0.88% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.86% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 7
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% -21.62%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.11% +5.88%
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
605 591 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.36% 47.43% 46.54%
Number of salaries quoted 534 520 398
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Wales

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in Wales

Business Objects
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
South Wales -11 6 £27,500 -5.17%
Business Objects
UK

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (50.00%) Migration
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 7 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (35.71%) Content Management
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
4 5 (35.71%) Documentum
4 5 (35.71%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) XSL
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle
4 5 (35.71%) Ant
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit
4 5 (35.71%) JDBC
4 5 (35.71%) JSP
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 2 (14.29%) DHTML

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (35.71%) Documentum
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Captiva
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Ant
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
2 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) ClearQuest
3 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Product Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Documentum Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Product Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Ajax
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) XSL
1 5 (35.71%) JDBC
1 5 (35.71%) JSP
1 5 (35.71%) Servlets
2 2 (14.29%) DHTML
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
2 2 (14.29%) ODBC
2 2 (14.29%) WDK
2 2 (14.29%) JSTL
3 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Axis
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Migration
1 7 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 7 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Content Management
3 4 (28.57%) Information Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 2 (14.29%) BCP
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) BEA
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss