The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 119 104 130
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +26
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 5 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.90% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.94% 2.82% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -20.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
OLAP
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
531 567 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.67% 31.89% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 470 497 595
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OLAP
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Bristol

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (88.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (82.35%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
6 10 (58.82%) ETL
6 10 (58.82%) MDX
6 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
8 7 (41.18%) OLTP
8 7 (41.18%) Kimball Methodology
9 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (35.29%) Validation
10 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (29.41%) Finance
10 5 (29.41%) SLA
10 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
11 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
11 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
11 4 (23.53%) .NET
11 4 (23.53%) C#
12 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 14 (82.35%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (41.18%) OLTP
6 3 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (17.65%) QlikView
7 2 (11.76%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
8 1 (5.88%) Big Data
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
8 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 1 (5.88%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) ETL Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (5.88%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) MDX
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (58.82%) ETL
3 7 (41.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (35.29%) Validation
4 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Data Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
8 1 (5.88%) Database Tuning
8 1 (5.88%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
1 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
2 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cognos
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