The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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)
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 107 86
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 25 57 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 1.94% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 6.40% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 66
Median salary £45,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.21% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £40,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,950 £55,000 £55,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 908 890 924
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.44% 30.33% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 542 566 591
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in Scotland

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the Scotland 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
Glasgow -5 20 £47,500 - 3
Edinburgh -27 4 £41,750 -12.10%
West Lothian - 1 £43,500 -
BusinessObjects
UK

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 25 (65.79%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (60.53%) PL/SQL
3 23 (60.53%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (52.63%) Data Analysis
5 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (47.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 17 (44.74%) Test Planning
7 17 (44.74%) Scorecard
7 17 (44.74%) QA
8 13 (34.21%) Oracle
9 11 (28.95%) Finance
10 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (21.05%) Cognos
12 7 (18.42%) MicroStrategy
12 7 (18.42%) SAS
13 6 (15.79%) ETL
13 6 (15.79%) Data Management
13 6 (15.79%) Tableau
13 6 (15.79%) Master Data Management
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
14 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
14 5 (13.16%) Analytics
14 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
14 5 (13.16%) Banking
14 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
15 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
15 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
15 4 (10.53%) Informatica

BusinessObjects
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.42%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (47.37%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data
4 3 (7.89%) DataStage
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (5.26%) MS Access
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (5.26%) QlikView
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.63%) Looker
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) Power BI
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Report Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Salesforce Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Salesforce Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (60.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Data Analysis
2 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (47.37%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (44.74%) Scorecard
4 17 (44.74%) Test Planning
5 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.79%) Data Management
6 6 (15.79%) ETL
6 6 (15.79%) Master Data Management
7 5 (13.16%) Analytics
7 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.16%) Software Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
9 3 (7.89%) Quality Management
10 2 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (5.26%) DRM
10 2 (5.26%) Information Management
10 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 23 (60.53%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.26%) VBA
4 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (44.74%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Oracle
2 8 (21.05%) Cognos
3 7 (18.42%) MicroStrategy
4 6 (15.79%) Tableau
5 4 (10.53%) Informatica
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.89%) SAP
7 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
7 2 (5.26%) IBM
7 2 (5.26%) Netezza
7 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.26%) Teradata
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