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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SAP BusinessObjects
Rank 188 170 158
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 22 15 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.36% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.32% 1.17% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 33
Average salary £51,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
1673 1286 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.57% 30.71% 35.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1067 1448
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -5 14 £51,000 +0.99%
Warwickshire -9 5 - -
Coventry -22 2 £48,000 -20.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £45,000 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 44 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 42 (95.45%) SAP
3 19 (43.18%) ABAP
4 18 (40.91%) CRM
5 17 (38.64%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (38.64%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (38.64%) SAP BW
5 17 (38.64%) SAP FI
5 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (36.36%) Data Management
6 16 (36.36%) SAP Implementation
7 15 (34.09%) SAP BI
7 15 (34.09%) SAP HR
7 15 (34.09%) SAP BPC
8 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.45%) Oracle
10 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
12 6 (13.64%) SQL
13 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
13 5 (11.36%) ETL
13 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
13 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
13 5 (11.36%) Migration
13 5 (11.36%) Finance
13 5 (11.36%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (11.36%) Kalman Filter
14 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
14 4 (9.09%) Degree
14 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (4.55%) SAS
1 2 (4.55%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
4 1 (2.27%) MS Project
4 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (38.64%) SAP FI
2 15 (34.09%) SAP HR
2 15 (34.09%) SAP BPC
3 3 (6.82%) SAP HCM
4 2 (4.55%) SAP FSCM
4 2 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (4.55%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (2.27%) Google Analytics
5 1 (2.27%) WebTrends
5 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM
5 1 (2.27%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (38.64%) SAP BW
2 15 (34.09%) SAP BI
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) DB2
4 2 (4.55%) BODI
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
5 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) OLAP
5 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.27%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) LSMW
2 1 (2.27%) Ant
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) SAP BW Developer
2 15 (34.09%) SAP Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Consultant
3 10 (22.73%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) SAP HCM Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) SAP Manager
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Basis Manager
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
1 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.82%) EDI
3 2 (4.55%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.27%) CSS
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Data Conversion
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) CRM
2 17 (38.64%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (36.36%) Data Management
3 16 (36.36%) SAP Implementation
4 7 (15.91%) Integration Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) ETL
5 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.36%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
6 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Validation
6 3 (6.82%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (4.55%) Data Mapping
7 2 (4.55%) Analytics
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.55%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) ABAP
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) VB
3 4 (9.09%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) Java
4 3 (6.82%) VB6
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) CCA
2 2 (4.55%) ACCA
2 2 (4.55%) CIMA
3 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Business Objects
2 42 (95.45%) SAP
3 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle
5 2 (4.55%) Informatica
5 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.27%) Google
6 1 (2.27%) Cognos
6 1 (2.27%) IBM