The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for BusinessObjects skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BusinessObjects over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 61 56 48
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.90% 1.23% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.38% 3.23% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 6
Median salary £35,000 £42,375 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.40% +111.87%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  

BusinessObjects is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 210 186 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 37.63% 38.04% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 180 154 171
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.32% +5.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing BusinessObjects as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for BusinessObjects in Merseyside

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Merseyside.

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in Merseyside

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in Merseyside over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in Merseyside

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +3 5 £35,000 -19.77%
BusinessObjects
North West

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing BusinessObjects also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 12 (100.00%) MS Office
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (91.67%) CRM
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (91.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (91.67%) Data Architecture
2 11 (91.67%) iPad
2 11 (91.67%) Trend Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (91.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 11 (91.67%) Actionable Insight
3 5 (41.67%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) ERP
4 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
4 4 (33.33%) Alteryx
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) ACCA
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (8.33%) Banking

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 12 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (91.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Analyst
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Analyst
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Data Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) Actionable Insight
2 11 (91.67%) CRM
2 11 (91.67%) Data Architecture
2 11 (91.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (91.67%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) ERP
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ACCA
1 1 (8.33%) CIMA
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (41.67%) SAP
3 4 (33.33%) Alteryx
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Sun