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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Business Objects
Rank 124 155 105
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -50
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 102 58 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.75% 1.07% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 3.68% 2.28% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 71 42 89
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,200 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
2773 2544 2690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.67% 47.08% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 2125 2208
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +10 33 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Staffordshire +13 18 £39,250 +12.14% 1
Warwickshire -9 13 £47,500 +25.00% 2
Worcestershire - 9 £36,500 -
Wolverhampton +6 8 £33,750 -10.00%
Coventry -5 8 £29,500 -52.80% 1
Shropshire -6 7 £40,000 +61.61% 1
Solihull +11 5 £26,000 -21.21% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £22,500 -
Business Objects
England

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 110 (61.80%) SQL
2 85 (47.75%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (38.76%) Oracle
4 66 (37.08%) SQL Server
5 55 (30.90%) BusinessObjects
6 53 (29.78%) SAP
7 50 (28.09%) Microsoft
8 45 (25.28%) Data Warehouse
9 44 (24.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 42 (23.60%) Tableau
11 41 (23.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 39 (21.91%) QlikView
13 36 (20.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 36 (20.22%) Cognos
13 36 (20.22%) IBM
14 35 (19.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 34 (19.10%) T-SQL
16 31 (17.42%) ETL
17 29 (16.29%) PL/SQL
17 29 (16.29%) Crystal Reports
17 29 (16.29%) Web Services
18 27 (15.17%) Java
18 27 (15.17%) Finance
19 26 (14.61%) SAP Data Services
19 26 (14.61%) Analytics
19 26 (14.61%) Relational Database
20 25 (14.04%) Data Modelling
20 25 (14.04%) SOA
21 23 (12.92%) RDBMS
21 23 (12.92%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (9.55%) SAS
1 17 (9.55%) CICS
1 17 (9.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 17 (9.55%) MQSeries
1 17 (9.55%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.49%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (9.55%) SPSS
2 16 (8.99%) MS Excel
3 8 (4.49%) MS Office
4 6 (3.37%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.56%) MS Project
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (7.87%) SAP FI
2 12 (6.74%) SAP BPC
3 9 (5.06%) SAP HR
4 5 (2.81%) SAP HCM
4 5 (2.81%) Cordys
5 4 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (2.25%) SAP CO
6 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.12%) ResourceLink
6 2 (1.12%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.56%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.56%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.81%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) Intranet
1 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (37.08%) SQL Server
2 55 (30.90%) BusinessObjects
3 45 (25.28%) Data Warehouse
4 41 (23.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (21.91%) QlikView
6 36 (20.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 35 (19.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (16.29%) Crystal Reports
9 26 (14.61%) SAP Data Services
9 26 (14.61%) Relational Database
10 23 (12.92%) RDBMS
11 22 (12.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (11.24%) DB2
12 20 (11.24%) Data Mart
13 19 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
14 17 (9.55%) SAP BW
15 16 (8.99%) SAP BI
16 15 (8.43%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (8.43%) Pentaho
17 13 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (11.24%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.12%) LSMW
3 1 (0.56%) ProC
3 1 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (15.17%) Finance
2 10 (5.62%) Retail
3 6 (3.37%) Marketing
4 4 (2.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.69%) Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Billing
6 1 (0.56%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (42.13%) Developer
2 50 (28.09%) Consultant
3 36 (20.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 24 (13.48%) Business Developer
5 21 (11.80%) Analyst
6 19 (10.67%) Technical Consultant
7 15 (8.43%) SAP Consultant
7 15 (8.43%) SAP Developer
8 13 (7.30%) Business Objects Developer
9 11 (6.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 10 (5.62%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.06%) SAP BW Developer
12 8 (4.49%) SAS BI Consultant
12 8 (4.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 7 (3.93%) DBA
14 6 (3.37%) Support Analyst
14 6 (3.37%) Report Developer
14 6 (3.37%) SAP BI Developer
15 5 (2.81%) Microstrategy Developer
15 5 (2.81%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.29%) Web Services
2 22 (12.36%) .NET
3 17 (9.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (9.55%) ISPF
4 15 (8.43%) ASP.NET
5 14 (7.87%) HTML
6 13 (7.30%) CSS
7 9 (5.06%) XML
8 7 (3.93%) Ajax
9 5 (2.81%) jQuery
10 3 (1.69%) EDI
11 2 (1.12%) SAP Basis
11 2 (1.12%) JSON
12 1 (0.56%) SAP ALE
12 1 (0.56%) HTML5
12 1 (0.56%) Entity Framework
12 1 (0.56%) SAP Smart Forms
12 1 (0.56%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.80%) Visualisation
1 21 (11.80%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.55%) Mainframe
3 16 (8.99%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.93%) User Experience
5 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.25%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.12%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.12%) Clustering
6 2 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) PDA
7 1 (0.56%) Derivative
7 1 (0.56%) Statistics
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.24%) UNIX
2 19 (10.67%) Solaris
2 19 (10.67%) Linux
3 17 (9.55%) MVS
3 17 (9.55%) AIX
4 4 (2.25%) Windows
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) OS/390
6 1 (0.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (47.75%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (24.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (17.42%) ETL
4 26 (14.61%) Analytics
5 25 (14.04%) Data Modelling
5 25 (14.04%) SOA
6 21 (11.80%) Business Analysis
7 17 (9.55%) SAP Implementation
8 15 (8.43%) Open Source
8 15 (8.43%) Business Analytics
8 15 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (8.43%) CRM
9 13 (7.30%) Project Management
9 13 (7.30%) Data Management
10 12 (6.74%) Document Management
10 12 (6.74%) Web Development
10 12 (6.74%) Process Management
11 11 (6.18%) Data Visualisation
12 10 (5.62%) Integration Testing
12 10 (5.62%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 110 (61.80%) SQL
2 34 (19.10%) T-SQL
3 29 (16.29%) PL/SQL
4 27 (15.17%) Java
5 23 (12.92%) C#
6 19 (10.67%) Perl
7 17 (9.55%) JCL
8 15 (8.43%) R
8 15 (8.43%) Python
9 14 (7.87%) ABAP
10 13 (7.30%) JavaScript
11 9 (5.06%) COBOL
12 8 (4.49%) VB
13 7 (3.93%) VB6
13 7 (3.93%) VBScript
14 2 (1.12%) VBA
15 1 (0.56%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.55%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) CCA
4 1 (0.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.56%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) P3O
Systems Management
1 17 (9.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (38.76%) Oracle
2 53 (29.78%) SAP
3 50 (28.09%) Microsoft
4 42 (23.60%) Tableau
5 36 (20.22%) IBM
5 36 (20.22%) Cognos
6 20 (11.24%) Talend
7 12 (6.74%) Metastorm
8 11 (6.18%) Teradata
8 11 (6.18%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (4.49%) Cloudera
10 5 (2.81%) OpenText
10 5 (2.81%) Ab Initio
10 5 (2.81%) Pega
11 4 (2.25%) Alterian
11 4 (2.25%) Adobe
12 3 (1.69%) Informatica
12 3 (1.69%) Sybase
12 3 (1.69%) Infor
13 1 (0.56%) Google
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, 25 days, pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
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Birmingham, Warwickshire
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
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Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
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Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £90,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health Care + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry University
Salary: From £24,780 to £33,249 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester or Birmingham or Farnborough
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago