Period
to 18 October 2017

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 6 months to 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 167 132
Rank change year-on-year -22 -35 +67
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 34 49 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 0.92% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.71% 2.92% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 106
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.89% +3.41% -12.00%
10th Percentile £32,125 £39,125 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £72,500 £61,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

BusinessObjects is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1991 1680 2017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 36.02% 31.57% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1239 934 1327
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £43,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.49% +6.17% +1.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,600 £62,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing BusinessObjects as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 18 October 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 6 months to 18 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -2 25 £50,000 +4.17% 1
Edinburgh -19 14 £50,000 +11.11%
Stirling +4 1 - -
BusinessObjects
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 30 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (41.18%) ETL
4 13 (38.24%) Oracle
4 13 (38.24%) Tableau
5 12 (35.29%) Data Quality
5 12 (35.29%) Informatica
5 12 (35.29%) SAS
5 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 12 (35.29%) Data Management
6 11 (32.35%) Information Management
6 11 (32.35%) Netezza
6 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (32.35%) MicroStrategy
6 11 (32.35%) Teradata
7 10 (29.41%) PowerCenter
7 10 (29.41%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (29.41%) Master Data Management
8 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (23.53%) QlikView
8 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (20.59%) Finance
10 6 (17.65%) Analytics
11 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
11 5 (14.71%) QA
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
11 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
12 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (11.76%) SAP

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring 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 12 (35.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (29.41%) PowerCenter
3 8 (23.53%) QlikView
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.88%) Looker
7 2 (5.88%) MS Access
7 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.94%) Big Data
8 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.94%) Power BI
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Consultant
3 10 (29.41%) Data Consultant
3 10 (29.41%) ETL Consultant
3 10 (29.41%) ETL Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 4 (11.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Analytics Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Analytics Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Customer Analytics Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Business Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Support
5 3 (8.82%) SAP Support Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (41.18%) ETL
3 12 (35.29%) Data Management
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Information Management
5 10 (29.41%) Customer Engagement
5 10 (29.41%) Master Data Management
6 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (17.65%) Analytics
8 5 (14.71%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Business Analytics
9 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
9 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (8.82%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
10 3 (8.82%) Scorecard
10 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.82%) Test Planning
10 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
11 2 (5.88%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.88%) VBA
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (14.71%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Oracle
1 13 (38.24%) Tableau
2 12 (35.29%) Informatica
3 11 (32.35%) MicroStrategy
3 11 (32.35%) Netezza
3 11 (32.35%) Teradata
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.76%) SAP
6 2 (5.88%) Cognos