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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SAP BusinessObjects (SAP BO, BOBJ)
England / West Midlands
Rank 167 183 133
Rank change year-on-year +16 -50  
Permanent jobs citing BusinessObjects 48 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.02% 1.02% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.44% 3.77% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 45 59 65
Median salary £45,000 £39,304 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.49% -17.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,626 £34,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,800
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 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 1394 1671 1802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 29.52% 27.15% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1211 1434 1586
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 27 March 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 27 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
Birmingham +20 24 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Warwickshire +24 13 £42,500 +11.84%
West Bromwich -3 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Shropshire - 3 £37,626 - 1
Coventry +14 2 £44,250 +2.90%
Staffordshire +4 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £48,000 -
BusinessObjects
England

BusinessObjects
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for BusinessObjects.

1 76 (68.47%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (58.56%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (47.75%) SAP
4 52 (46.85%) SAP BW
4 52 (46.85%) Data Management
5 46 (41.44%) SAP BPC
6 36 (32.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 29 (26.13%) Finance
7 29 (26.13%) SQL
8 27 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (20.72%) CRM
10 21 (18.92%) ETL
10 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
11 17 (15.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (15.32%) SAP HANA
12 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (14.41%) Oracle
13 15 (13.51%) Analytics
14 13 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 13 (11.71%) Local Government
14 13 (11.71%) MS Office
14 13 (11.71%) Cognos
15 12 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
16 11 (9.91%) .NET
16 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database 12c
16 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database
17 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
17 10 (9.01%) Process Management
18 9 (8.11%) Management Information System

BusinessObjects
Top Related 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 (8.11%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
2 1 (0.90%) Confluence
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.90%) SAS
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Office
2 10 (9.01%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 46 (41.44%) SAP BPC
2 7 (6.31%) OpenText MBPM
2 7 (6.31%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.90%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (58.56%) Data Warehouse
2 52 (46.85%) SAP BW
3 36 (32.43%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 17 (15.32%) SAP HANA
4 17 (15.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (10.81%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database
7 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (8.11%) Data Mart
8 9 (8.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 8 (7.21%) BusinessObjects XI
9 8 (7.21%) MySQL
9 8 (7.21%) Pentaho
9 8 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
10 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (4.50%) BODI
11 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (4.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) Toad
2 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (26.13%) Finance
2 13 (11.71%) Local Government
3 8 (7.21%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (53.15%) Developer
2 39 (35.14%) SAP BW Developer
2 39 (35.14%) SAP Developer
3 24 (21.62%) Analyst
4 14 (12.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 13 (11.71%) Consultant
6 12 (10.81%) Oracle Developer
6 12 (10.81%) SAP Consultant
7 11 (9.91%) SAP BW Consultant
8 9 (8.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 9 (8.11%) SAP BI Developer
8 9 (8.11%) SAP BPC Consultant
8 9 (8.11%) SQL Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
9 8 (7.21%) PL/SQL Developer
10 7 (6.31%) Data Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Business Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) .NET
2 8 (7.21%) ASP.NET
2 8 (7.21%) HTML
3 7 (6.31%) CSS
3 7 (6.31%) jQuery
3 7 (6.31%) Web Services
4 2 (1.80%) Middleware
5 1 (0.90%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.41%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.90%) iPad
4 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) Unix
2 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (68.47%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (46.85%) Data Management
3 27 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (20.72%) CRM
5 21 (18.92%) ETL
6 15 (13.51%) Analytics
7 10 (9.01%) Process Management
8 8 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.21%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (7.21%) SOA
9 7 (6.31%) Data Analysis
9 7 (6.31%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.31%) Web Development
9 7 (6.31%) Workflow
10 6 (5.41%) Data Mapping
10 6 (5.41%) ETL Development
10 6 (5.41%) Project Management
11 5 (4.50%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.13%) SQL
2 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
3 9 (8.11%) C#
4 8 (7.21%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.50%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.50%) VBA
6 3 (2.70%) ABAP
7 2 (1.80%) C++
7 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.90%) Python
8 1 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 53 (47.75%) SAP
2 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
3 16 (14.41%) Oracle
4 13 (11.71%) Cognos
5 9 (8.11%) Tableau
6 7 (6.31%) OpenText
6 7 (6.31%) Pega
7 4 (3.60%) IBM
8 3 (2.70%) Google
8 3 (2.70%) Hyperion
9 2 (1.80%) Fiorano
10 1 (0.90%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.90%) Infor
10 1 (0.90%) Informatica
10 1 (0.90%) Netezza
10 1 (0.90%) Sage
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