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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 83 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +8
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.24% 3.50% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.88% 13.29% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 5
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
228 173 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.95% 26.33% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 193 159 119
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £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 17 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) DTS
6 1 (14.29%) Migration

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (14.29%) DTS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) DBA
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Report Writer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft