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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 127 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 3 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.48% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.51% 1.65% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
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
586 544 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.38% 28.94% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 533 482 430
Average salary £38,750 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Birmingham

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Base SAS
4 2 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Informatics
5 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Red Gate

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Base SAS
4 2 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SAS BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Business Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) SAS Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Gate