The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessObjects skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects (BOBJ, BO)
Rank 141 151 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -42
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 89 62 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.54% 1.15% 2.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.21% 3.41% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 98
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -22.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
BusinessObjects
England

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1707 1817 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.53% 33.76% 29.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1478 1544 1478
Average salary £39,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

BusinessObjects
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

BusinessObjects Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BusinessObjects across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

BusinessObjects Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
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 BusinessObjects within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
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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 -7 28 £43,500 +3.57% 3
Staffordshire +5 17 £38,500 +10.00%
Worcestershire - 10 £38,250 -
Warwickshire -13 9 £53,250 +40.13% 1
Wolverhampton -2 7 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Solihull +13 6 £26,000 -11.15%
Shropshire +1 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Coventry -8 5 £28,500 -45.71%
West Bromwich - 1 £22,500 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects.

1 112 (59.89%) SQL
2 94 (50.27%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (40.64%) Oracle
4 63 (33.69%) SAP
5 62 (33.16%) SQL Server
6 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 50 (26.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (24.60%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (21.93%) Tableau
10 40 (21.39%) Cognos
11 39 (20.86%) IBM
12 33 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 32 (17.11%) QlikView
14 31 (16.58%) T-SQL
14 31 (16.58%) Web Services
15 30 (16.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 29 (15.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (15.51%) Data Modelling
17 28 (14.97%) Crystal Reports
17 28 (14.97%) Finance
18 26 (13.90%) SAP BW
18 26 (13.90%) Java
18 26 (13.90%) Analytics
19 25 (13.37%) ETL
20 24 (12.83%) SOA
20 24 (12.83%) PL/SQL
21 22 (11.76%) Relational Database
21 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
22 21 (11.23%) Visualisation
22 21 (11.23%) SAP Data Services

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BusinessObjects 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 BusinessObjects. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (9.63%) SAS
2 17 (9.09%) CICS
2 17 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 17 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 17 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 15 (8.02%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 16 (8.56%) SPSS
2 12 (6.42%) MS Office
2 12 (6.42%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (7.49%) SAP BPC
2 12 (6.42%) SAP FI
3 6 (3.21%) SAP FI/CO
3 6 (3.21%) SAP CO
4 5 (2.67%) SAP HR
4 5 (2.67%) SAP HCM
4 5 (2.67%) Cordys
5 3 (1.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (1.07%) SAP MII
6 2 (1.07%) ResourceLink
6 2 (1.07%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.53%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.67%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (33.16%) SQL Server
2 46 (24.60%) Data Warehouse
3 33 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (17.11%) QlikView
5 30 (16.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (15.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (14.97%) Crystal Reports
8 26 (13.90%) SAP BW
9 22 (11.76%) Relational Database
10 21 (11.23%) SAP Data Services
11 20 (10.70%) DB2
12 19 (10.16%) RDBMS
12 19 (10.16%) SAP BI
13 18 (9.63%) SAP HANA
14 17 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (8.02%) Data Mart
15 15 (8.02%) Pentaho
16 14 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (7.49%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (8.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) ProC
2 1 (0.53%) LSMW
General
1 28 (14.97%) Finance
2 10 (5.35%) Retail
3 5 (2.67%) Marketing
4 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.60%) Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.60%) Private Banking
6 2 (1.07%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (43.32%) Developer
2 53 (28.34%) Consultant
3 33 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 24 (12.83%) Business Developer
5 23 (12.30%) Analyst
6 21 (11.23%) Business Objects Developer
7 19 (10.16%) Technical Consultant
8 18 (9.63%) SAP Consultant
9 17 (9.09%) SAP Developer
10 11 (5.88%) SAP BW Developer
10 11 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 10 (5.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 10 (5.35%) SQL Developer
12 8 (4.28%) Architect
12 8 (4.28%) SAS BI Consultant
13 7 (3.74%) DBA
13 7 (3.74%) Report Developer
14 6 (3.21%) Support Analyst
14 6 (3.21%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
14 6 (3.21%) SAP BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.58%) Web Services
2 19 (10.16%) .NET
3 17 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (9.09%) ISPF
4 14 (7.49%) HTML
4 14 (7.49%) CSS
5 11 (5.88%) XML
6 10 (5.35%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.81%) Ajax
8 5 (2.67%) jQuery
9 3 (1.60%) EDI
10 2 (1.07%) SAP ALE
10 2 (1.07%) JSON
10 2 (1.07%) SAP Smart Forms
10 2 (1.07%) BAPI
10 2 (1.07%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (11.23%) Visualisation
3 17 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 13 (6.95%) User Experience
5 12 (6.42%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.07%) PMI
8 2 (1.07%) Clustering
8 2 (1.07%) Derivative
8 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.70%) Solaris
1 20 (10.70%) Linux
1 20 (10.70%) UNIX
2 17 (9.09%) MVS
2 17 (9.09%) AIX
3 5 (2.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) OS/390
5 1 (0.53%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (50.27%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (26.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (15.51%) Data Modelling
4 26 (13.90%) Analytics
5 25 (13.37%) ETL
6 24 (12.83%) SOA
7 21 (11.23%) Business Analysis
8 18 (9.63%) SAP Implementation
9 16 (8.56%) Data Analysis
9 16 (8.56%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (8.56%) CRM
9 16 (8.56%) Project Management
10 15 (8.02%) Data Management
10 15 (8.02%) Open Source
10 15 (8.02%) Business Analytics
11 14 (7.49%) Document Management
11 14 (7.49%) Web Development
11 14 (7.49%) Process Management
12 12 (6.42%) Integration Testing
13 11 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 112 (59.89%) SQL
2 31 (16.58%) T-SQL
3 26 (13.90%) Java
4 24 (12.83%) PL/SQL
5 20 (10.70%) Perl
5 20 (10.70%) C#
6 17 (9.09%) JCL
7 15 (8.02%) Python
7 15 (8.02%) R
8 14 (7.49%) JavaScript
9 10 (5.35%) ABAP
10 9 (4.81%) COBOL
10 9 (4.81%) VBScript
11 5 (2.67%) VB
12 4 (2.14%) VB6
13 2 (1.07%) SAPscript
13 2 (1.07%) VBA
14 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (6.42%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.14%) PMP
4 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.07%) CCA
5 2 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.53%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) P3O
Systems Management
1 17 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 76 (40.64%) Oracle
2 63 (33.69%) SAP
3 55 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 41 (21.93%) Tableau
5 40 (21.39%) Cognos
6 39 (20.86%) IBM
7 15 (8.02%) Talend
8 14 (7.49%) Metastorm
9 12 (6.42%) Teradata
10 11 (5.88%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (4.28%) Cloudera
12 5 (2.67%) OpenText
12 5 (2.67%) Ab Initio
12 5 (2.67%) Informatica
12 5 (2.67%) Pega
13 4 (2.14%) Adobe
13 4 (2.14%) Sybase
13 4 (2.14%) Alterian
14 3 (1.60%) Infor
15 1 (0.53%) Sage
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