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 West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 25 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 West Lothian 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank - 13 23
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 0 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 19.23% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category - 25.86% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Vendors Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
36 58 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 67.92% 74.36% 61.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 55
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Business Objects
Scotland

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Business Objects
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in West Lothian

Business Objects
Top 3 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Report Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Objects Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL