The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 28 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 119 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.15% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.74% 0.53% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
539 568 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.37% 28.16% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 483 512 418
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OLAP
West Midlands

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

OLAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Birmingham

OLAP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (80.00%) ETL
2 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Validation
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) DataFlux
7 2 (20.00%) QA
7 2 (20.00%) SAS
7 2 (20.00%) HP
7 2 (20.00%) ISEB
7 2 (20.00%) Hyperion

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) DataStage
4 2 (20.00%) Base SAS
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (10.00%) ERwin
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ETL
1 8 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) DataFlux
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Hyperion
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
2 2 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle