The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 64 62 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.77% 1.04% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.69% 3.26% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £41,980
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -17.81%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
OLAP
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
186 215 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.53% 31.80% 26.89%
Number of salaries quoted 161 170 130
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

OLAP
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Cardiff

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 18 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (66.67%) MDX
6 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
9 8 (44.44%) ETL
9 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
10 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
10 7 (38.89%) Oracle
10 7 (38.89%) ITIL
10 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
10 7 (38.89%) Scrum
10 7 (38.89%) Oracle OLAP
10 7 (38.89%) QlikView
10 7 (38.89%) Tableau
10 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (38.89%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (38.89%) Inmon Methodology
11 3 (16.67%) Degree
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
6 7 (38.89%) Oracle OLAP
6 7 (38.89%) QlikView
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) OLTP
9 1 (5.56%) DataStage
9 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (5.56%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Developer
4 9 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 8 (44.44%) Business Developer
6 6 (33.33%) Database Developer
6 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (33.33%) SSAS Developer
6 6 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
6 6 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
7 4 (22.22%) Analyst
7 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (22.22%) Senior Database Developer
8 3 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) ETL
4 7 (38.89%) Inmon Methodology
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) IBM