The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 32 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.37% 0.31% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
56 80 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 20.66% 24.92% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 77
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OLAP
Scotland

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

OLAP
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Aberdeen region.

OLAP Salary Trend in Aberdeen

OLAP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OLAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OLAP.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) QMS
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Database Security
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing OLAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OLAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Quality Management
1 2 (66.67%) QMS
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Database Security
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (66.67%) IBM