The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 203 121
Rank change year-on-year +37 -82  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 63 43 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.22% 0.69% 1.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.04% 2.66% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 72
Median salary £42,500 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.28% -1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,750 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +2.27%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1561 1618 1812
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 30.32% 25.92% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1341 1583
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

BusinessObjects
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for BusinessObjects in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BusinessObjects in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for BusinessObjects in the West Midlands

BusinessObjects
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessObjects within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Birmingham +24 18 £57,500 - 1
Warwickshire +7 13 £40,000 +3.89%
Shropshire +5 5 £32,500 -9.72%
Staffordshire +22 4 £29,500 -15.71%
West Bromwich +5 4 £42,500 -10.52%
Dudley - 2 £55,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £23,500 -
BusinessObjects
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 66 (58.41%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (44.25%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (43.36%) SAP
4 41 (36.28%) Finance
5 38 (33.63%) SAP BW
6 34 (30.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 32 (28.32%) Data Management
8 31 (27.43%) SQL
9 30 (26.55%) ETL
9 30 (26.55%) SAP BPC
10 25 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 23 (20.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (17.70%) Analytics
13 20 (17.70%) Oracle
14 17 (15.04%) ETL Development
14 17 (15.04%) Data Mapping
15 15 (13.27%) Oracle Database
15 15 (13.27%) Data Modelling
15 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
16 14 (12.39%) PL/SQL
16 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database 12c
16 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database 11g
17 13 (11.50%) Tableau
17 13 (11.50%) SAP HANA
18 12 (10.62%) CRM
19 11 (9.73%) Dimensional Modelling
20 10 (8.85%) Data Structures
20 10 (8.85%) Data Mart
20 10 (8.85%) Local Government

BusinessObjects
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (7.96%) SAS
2 5 (4.42%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.42%) Open Workbench
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (26.55%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.65%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (2.65%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (1.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.77%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.88%) iTrent
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.88%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) DNS
1 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (0.88%) SAN
1 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (44.25%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (33.63%) SAP BW
3 34 (30.09%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 23 (20.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (13.27%) Oracle Database
6 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (12.39%) Oracle Database 12c
7 13 (11.50%) SAP HANA
8 10 (8.85%) Data Mart
9 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (4.42%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (4.42%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
10 5 (4.42%) QlikView
10 5 (4.42%) SQL Server
11 4 (3.54%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (3.54%) MySQL
11 4 (3.54%) Pentaho
11 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) ProC
1 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 41 (36.28%) Finance
2 10 (8.85%) Local Government
3 4 (3.54%) Retail
4 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.77%) Advertising
5 2 (1.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (43.36%) Developer
2 34 (30.09%) Analyst
3 28 (24.78%) SAP BW Developer
3 28 (24.78%) SAP Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (10.62%) Consultant
4 12 (10.62%) Data Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (7.08%) SAP BI Developer
7 8 (7.08%) SAP BW Consultant
7 8 (7.08%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (6.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (6.19%) SAP BPC Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 5 (4.42%) Financial Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.42%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.54%) SAP BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.54%) .NET
2 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.65%) CSS
2 3 (2.65%) HTML
2 3 (2.65%) jQuery
2 3 (2.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.85%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.88%) iPad
4 1 (0.88%) PKI
4 1 (0.88%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.41%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (28.32%) Data Management
3 30 (26.55%) ETL
4 25 (22.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (17.70%) Analytics
6 17 (15.04%) Data Mapping
6 17 (15.04%) ETL Development
7 15 (13.27%) Data Modelling
8 12 (10.62%) CRM
9 11 (9.73%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (6.19%) Data Strategy
10 7 (6.19%) Project Management
10 7 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.31%) Kimball Methodology
12 5 (4.42%) Change Control
12 5 (4.42%) IT Strategy
12 5 (4.42%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (3.54%) Process Improvement
13 4 (3.54%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (27.43%) SQL
2 14 (12.39%) PL/SQL
3 5 (4.42%) VBA
4 4 (3.54%) C#
5 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.77%) ABAP
6 2 (1.77%) PROC SQL
6 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.88%) C++
7 1 (0.88%) Python
7 1 (0.88%) R
7 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.08%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.88%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.42%) PMO
2 4 (3.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 49 (43.36%) SAP
2 20 (17.70%) Oracle
3 15 (13.27%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.50%) Tableau
5 7 (6.19%) Cognos
6 3 (2.65%) IBM
6 3 (2.65%) OpenText
6 3 (2.65%) Pega
7 2 (1.77%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.77%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.88%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco
8 1 (0.88%) Informatica
8 1 (0.88%) Intel
8 1 (0.88%) Sage
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Sophos
8 1 (0.88%) Sun
8 1 (0.88%) Veeam
8 1 (0.88%) VMware
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