The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Business Objects products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 143 140 154
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 61 52 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.22% 1.20% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 2.42% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 37 38
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,959 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £39,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Business Objects
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2344 2146 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.98% 49.68% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2080 1718 1961
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Business Objects
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Business Objects
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Objects within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Birmingham -14 22 £51,000 +70.00% 6
Staffordshire +12 14 £40,000 +33.33%
Warwickshire - 8 £42,500 - 3
Coventry -6 6 £30,000 -18.91%
Worcestershire +12 5 £35,500 -8.97% 1
Wolverhampton -17 2 £35,000 +1.44%
Solihull - 2 £29,265 -
Shropshire -10 1 £35,000 +59.26% 1
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 74 (51.03%) SQL
2 59 (40.69%) BusinessObjects
3 57 (39.31%) SAP
4 53 (36.55%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (34.48%) Oracle
6 47 (32.41%) SQL Server
6 47 (32.41%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
7 31 (21.38%) MS Excel
8 30 (20.69%) Finance
8 30 (20.69%) SAP Implementation
8 30 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (20.00%) Data Management
10 26 (17.93%) ABAP
10 26 (17.93%) PL/SQL
11 25 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (13.79%) SAP BW
13 19 (13.10%) ETL
14 18 (12.41%) CRM
15 17 (11.72%) Crystal Reports
15 17 (11.72%) SAP BPC
16 16 (11.03%) VB
16 16 (11.03%) SAP FI
17 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (10.34%) T-SQL
18 14 (9.66%) .NET
18 14 (9.66%) Project Management
18 14 (9.66%) Oracle Database
19 13 (8.97%) SAP BI

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (6.21%) SAS
2 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.38%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (21.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.52%) MS Office
3 3 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.69%) SPSS
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (11.72%) SAP BPC
2 16 (11.03%) SAP FI
3 13 (8.97%) SAP HR
4 6 (4.14%) SAP HCM
5 4 (2.76%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (2.76%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (2.07%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (2.07%) SAP APO
6 3 (2.07%) SAP CO
6 3 (2.07%) SAP SCM
6 3 (2.07%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (1.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.38%) Summit
8 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.69%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.69%) Academy Housing
8 1 (0.69%) arcHouse
8 1 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.14%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.07%) Intranet
1 3 (2.07%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) DHCP
2 2 (1.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.38%) ATM
2 2 (1.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (40.69%) BusinessObjects
2 53 (36.55%) Data Warehouse
3 47 (32.41%) SQL Server
4 25 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (13.79%) SAP BW
6 17 (11.72%) Crystal Reports
7 14 (9.66%) Oracle Database
8 13 (8.97%) SAP BI
9 12 (8.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (7.59%) Relational Database
10 11 (7.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (6.90%) Data Mart
12 9 (6.21%) BusinessObjects XI
12 9 (6.21%) OLAP
12 9 (6.21%) Data Mining
12 9 (6.21%) SAP Data Services
13 8 (5.52%) RDBMS
13 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (5.52%) Toad
2 6 (4.14%) LSMW
3 5 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.69%) Ant
General
1 30 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (4.14%) Retail
3 4 (2.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.38%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.38%) Billing
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (37.93%) Developer
2 49 (33.79%) Analyst
3 24 (16.55%) SAP Consultant
3 24 (16.55%) Consultant
4 15 (10.34%) Support Analyst
5 14 (9.66%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 13 (8.97%) SAP BW Developer
6 13 (8.97%) SAP Developer
6 13 (8.97%) Business Developer
7 11 (7.59%) Applications Support
7 11 (7.59%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
9 9 (6.21%) MI Analyst
10 8 (5.52%) Business Objects Developer
10 8 (5.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (4.83%) MI Developer
12 6 (4.14%) SAP HCM Consultant
12 6 (4.14%) SAP Support
13 5 (3.45%) Data Analyst
13 5 (3.45%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) .NET
2 12 (8.28%) EDI
3 10 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.21%) HTML
5 6 (4.14%) SAP XI
6 4 (2.76%) HTML5
6 4 (2.76%) XML
7 3 (2.07%) CSS
8 2 (1.38%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.38%) Web Services
9 1 (0.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.28%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.90%) Statistics
4 6 (4.14%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.76%) PDA
7 3 (2.07%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.07%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.38%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.38%) Clustering
9 1 (0.69%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.69%) Social Media
9 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.76%) Apple iOS
1 4 (2.76%) Android
2 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (32.41%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (20.69%) SAP Implementation
3 29 (20.00%) Data Management
4 19 (13.10%) ETL
5 18 (12.41%) CRM
6 15 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (9.66%) Project Management
8 12 (8.28%) ITIL
8 12 (8.28%) Data Modelling
8 12 (8.28%) Analytics
9 11 (7.59%) Logistics
10 10 (6.90%) Migration
10 10 (6.90%) Data Migration
11 9 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (6.21%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.21%) Workflow
12 8 (5.52%) Statistical Analysis
12 8 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.83%) Dimensional Modelling
13 7 (4.83%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (51.03%) SQL
2 26 (17.93%) ABAP
2 26 (17.93%) PL/SQL
3 16 (11.03%) VB
4 15 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.28%) C#
6 8 (5.52%) VB6
7 6 (4.14%) Java
8 4 (2.76%) C
8 4 (2.76%) VBA
9 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.28%) Degree
2 6 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.07%) CIMA
3 3 (2.07%) ACCA
4 2 (1.38%) CCA
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.38%) MCAD
4 2 (1.38%) MCSD
5 1 (0.69%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
2 2 (1.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 57 (39.31%) SAP
2 50 (34.48%) Oracle
3 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (8.28%) Cognos
5 6 (4.14%) Netezza
6 5 (3.45%) Tableau
6 5 (3.45%) Talend
7 2 (1.38%) Informatica
7 2 (1.38%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.69%) Anite
8 1 (0.69%) VMware
8 1 (0.69%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.69%) IBM
8 1 (0.69%) Actuate
8 1 (0.69%) Citrix
8 1 (0.69%) Northgate
8 1 (0.69%) Civica
8 1 (0.69%) Comino
8 1 (0.69%) Capita
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