The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 136 121 93
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -28
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 4 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.34% 1.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% 1.29% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 17
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
OLAP
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
608 543 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.46% 26.18% 28.66%
Number of salaries quoted 528 500 404
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) SAS
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 3 (37.50%) Base SAS
5 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) DB2
7 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
7 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 3 (37.50%) SAS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (37.50%) Base SAS
4 3 (37.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 3 (37.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SAS BI Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SAS Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 1 (12.50%) Informatics
1 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
1 1 (12.50%) Health Informatics
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
1 8 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) Data Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) DataFlux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Gate
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago