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 Yorkshire 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 165 162 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -37
Permanent jobs citing Business Objects 45 52 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.96% 1.06% 1.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 2.25% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 38
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,237 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,200 £45,000 £51,496
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Business Objects
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1982 2306 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.40% 46.80% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1758 1308
Average salary £38,500 £39,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Business Objects
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Business Objects Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Business Objects
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Leeds +9 28 £31,125 -11.07% 1
Bradford -17 9 £30,000 -11.76%
Halifax +4 4 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Huddersfield -15 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Wakefield -10 1 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Business Objects
Yorkshire

Business Objects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 96 (71.11%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (46.67%) SQL
3 53 (39.26%) Data Warehouse
4 52 (38.52%) Oracle
5 49 (36.30%) Microsoft
5 49 (36.30%) Analytical Skills
6 37 (27.41%) BusinessObjects XI
7 35 (25.93%) QlikView
8 33 (24.44%) BusinessObjects
8 33 (24.44%) SQL Server
8 33 (24.44%) SAP
9 31 (22.96%) ETL
10 27 (20.00%) PL/SQL
11 26 (19.26%) Cognos
11 26 (19.26%) SharePoint
12 25 (18.52%) Linux
12 25 (18.52%) Analytics
13 23 (17.04%) UNIX
14 22 (16.30%) Oracle Reports
14 22 (16.30%) MS Excel
14 22 (16.30%) Customer Segmentation
15 21 (15.56%) SAS
15 21 (15.56%) Migration
16 20 (14.81%) SPSS
16 20 (14.81%) Shell Script
16 20 (14.81%) Data Migration
17 19 (14.07%) Tableau
18 18 (13.33%) Python
18 18 (13.33%) VB
18 18 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

Business Objects
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 26 (19.26%) SharePoint
2 21 (15.56%) SAS
3 1 (0.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.74%) Drupal
3 1 (0.74%) WordPress
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
3 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 20 (14.81%) SPSS
3 3 (2.22%) MS Office
4 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) LAN
1 1 (0.74%) WAN
1 1 (0.74%) DHCP
1 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.74%) VPN
1 1 (0.74%) DNS
1 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (39.26%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (27.41%) BusinessObjects XI
3 35 (25.93%) QlikView
4 33 (24.44%) BusinessObjects
4 33 (24.44%) SQL Server
5 22 (16.30%) Oracle Reports
6 15 (11.11%) Pentaho
7 13 (9.63%) Data Mining
8 11 (8.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 11 (8.15%) SAP Data Services
9 10 (7.41%) Relational Database
10 9 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (5.93%) MongoDB
11 8 (5.93%) Base SAS
12 7 (5.19%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (5.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (3.70%) MySQL
15 4 (2.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (6.67%) Marketing
2 5 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (40.00%) Analyst
2 40 (29.63%) MI Analyst
3 21 (15.56%) Developer
4 18 (13.33%) Consultant
5 13 (9.63%) DBA
6 12 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 12 (8.89%) Information Analyst
6 12 (8.89%) SQL DBA
7 11 (8.15%) Systems Tester
7 11 (8.15%) Tester
7 11 (8.15%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (7.41%) Administrator
9 8 (5.93%) SQL Server DBA
9 8 (5.93%) SAS BI Consultant
10 7 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (5.19%) Data Analyst
11 4 (2.96%) Senior Tester
11 4 (2.96%) Business Developer
11 4 (2.96%) MI Developer
11 4 (2.96%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) SAP XI
2 5 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (0.74%) LAMP
3 1 (0.74%) Ajax
3 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.74%) CakePHP
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
3 1 (0.74%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) J2EE
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
3 1 (0.74%) XML
3 1 (0.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (36.30%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.59%) Management Information System
3 15 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 12 (8.89%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.74%) GIS
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.52%) Linux
2 23 (17.04%) UNIX
3 3 (2.22%) Windows
4 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (71.11%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (22.96%) ETL
3 25 (18.52%) Analytics
4 22 (16.30%) Customer Segmentation
5 21 (15.56%) Migration
6 20 (14.81%) Data Migration
7 18 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (11.11%) Open Source
8 15 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 15 (11.11%) Business Analytics
9 13 (9.63%) Predictive Modelling
9 13 (9.63%) Data Modelling
10 10 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (6.67%) Integration Testing
11 9 (6.67%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.67%) Project Management
12 6 (4.44%) Customer Intelligence
12 6 (4.44%) Logistics
13 5 (3.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 63 (46.67%) SQL
2 27 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 20 (14.81%) Shell Script
4 18 (13.33%) Python
4 18 (13.33%) VB
5 15 (11.11%) R
6 4 (2.96%) ABAP
6 4 (2.96%) Java
7 3 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.74%) VBA
8 1 (0.74%) PHP
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) ISEB
2 2 (1.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.74%) CCNA
3 1 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.48%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (38.52%) Oracle
2 49 (36.30%) Microsoft
3 33 (24.44%) SAP
4 26 (19.26%) Cognos
5 19 (14.07%) Tableau
6 15 (11.11%) IBM
7 8 (5.93%) Teradata
7 8 (5.93%) Cloudera
8 5 (3.70%) Minitab
9 2 (1.48%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.48%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.48%) Juniper
9 2 (1.48%) CA
10 1 (0.74%) HP
10 1 (0.74%) Cisco
10 1 (0.74%) Capita
10 1 (0.74%) Netezza
10 1 (0.74%) Logi Analytics
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