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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 124 121 98
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 7 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.34% 0.22% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.36% 0.71% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 10
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £34,999
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
514 565 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.27% 31.15% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 460 516 380
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 18 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (81.82%) ETL
5 14 (63.64%) Data Modelling
5 14 (63.64%) MDX
6 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
7 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
7 11 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
7 11 (50.00%) Star Schema
7 11 (50.00%) Refactoring
7 11 (50.00%) Data Mart
7 11 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 11 (50.00%) Power BI
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
9 8 (36.36%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (27.27%) OpenView
11 6 (27.27%) VB
11 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
11 6 (27.27%) C#

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.09%) SAS
3 1 (4.55%) NetWeaver
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (22.73%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 11 (50.00%) Data Mart
3 11 (50.00%) Power BI
3 11 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 11 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (50.00%) Snowflake Schema
3 11 (50.00%) Star Schema
4 8 (36.36%) OLAP Cube
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (9.09%) Base SAS
7 2 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (9.09%) SAS EBI
7 2 (9.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Analyst
1 19 (86.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Analyst Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (45.45%) Developer Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Report Analyst
4 6 (27.27%) Report Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Business Developer
6 2 (9.09%) SAS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SAP HANA Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Unix Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Unix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) MDX
2 6 (27.27%) SOAP
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (81.82%) ETL
3 14 (63.64%) Data Modelling
4 11 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 11 (50.00%) Refactoring
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.64%) Business Continuity
7 3 (13.64%) Data Validation
7 3 (13.64%) Line Management
7 3 (13.64%) Validation
8 2 (9.09%) Data Management
9 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) VB
4 1 (4.55%) ABAP
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) SAP