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 Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Business Objects over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Objects
Rank 72 91 108
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 21 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.97% 0.28% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 0.65% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 8
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Business Objects
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
546 459 633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 51.27% 42.74% 41.75%
Number of salaries quoted 491 415 555
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Business Objects
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in West Sussex

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Business Objects across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Business Objects Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Business Objects
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Horsham - 8 £60,000 -
Crawley +8 7 £38,000 -7.87%
Haywards Heath - 2 £32,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £35,000 -
Business Objects
South East

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 51 (78.46%) SQL
1 51 (78.46%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 38 (58.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (58.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (55.38%) Oracle
5 36 (55.38%) Cognos
6 35 (53.85%) DB2
7 34 (52.31%) ETL
8 33 (50.77%) PL/SQL
8 33 (50.77%) UNIX
8 33 (50.77%) Toad
8 33 (50.77%) HP
8 33 (50.77%) QuickTest Pro
8 33 (50.77%) DataStage
8 33 (50.77%) SQLPlus
8 33 (50.77%) Mainframe
8 33 (50.77%) Validation
8 33 (50.77%) Test Management
8 33 (50.77%) Data Validation
8 33 (50.77%) Oracle Exadata
8 33 (50.77%) Test Strategy
8 33 (50.77%) Oracle ODI
9 31 (47.69%) Finance
10 29 (44.62%) RDBMS
10 29 (44.62%) Relational Database
11 20 (30.77%) Advertising
11 20 (30.77%) Banking
11 20 (30.77%) Software Testing

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 5 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (76.92%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 38 (58.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 38 (58.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (53.85%) DB2
5 33 (50.77%) DataStage
5 33 (50.77%) SQLPlus
5 33 (50.77%) Oracle Exadata
5 33 (50.77%) Oracle ODI
6 29 (44.62%) Relational Database
6 29 (44.62%) RDBMS
7 15 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
8 13 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 12 (18.46%) BusinessObjects XI
10 11 (16.92%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (6.15%) SAP Data Services
13 4 (6.15%) SAP BI
14 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 33 (50.77%) Toad
1 33 (50.77%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 20 (30.77%) Advertising
2 20 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Test Manager
2 18 (27.69%) Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) Business Developer
4 12 (18.46%) Business Objects Developer
5 7 (10.77%) SAP Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Portfolio Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) MI Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Programme Test Manager
8 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (4.62%) SAP BW Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) Report Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) SAP XI
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (50.77%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (78.46%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (52.31%) ETL
3 33 (50.77%) Validation
3 33 (50.77%) Test Management
3 33 (50.77%) Data Validation
3 33 (50.77%) Test Strategy
4 20 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 15 (23.08%) Analytics
6 12 (18.46%) Migration
7 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.31%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (3.08%) Service Management
8 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.08%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.08%) ITIL
8 2 (3.08%) UML
8 2 (3.08%) RUP
9 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.54%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 51 (78.46%) SQL
2 33 (50.77%) PL/SQL
3 13 (20.00%) R
3 13 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (7.69%) VBA
5 3 (4.62%) VB
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) Oracle
1 36 (55.38%) Cognos
2 33 (50.77%) HP
3 11 (16.92%) SAP
4 5 (7.69%) TARGIT
5 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.08%) Sybase
7 1 (1.54%) Tableau