The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 58 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.58% 1.17% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 2.17% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -47.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,300 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-6.97% -9.47%
Business Objects
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
308 277 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.99% 53.89% 57.74%
Number of salaries quoted 220 205 185
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Business Objects
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in Watford

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (66.67%) ITIL
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (41.67%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) QMS
3 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
3 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) ODBC
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (16.67%) CorVu
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) CorVu
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Performance Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Credit Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) Data Conversion
3 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Quality Management
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) QMS
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (8.33%) Stress Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
1 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft