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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 55 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 11 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.70% 0.50% 2.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.08% 2.04% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 10
Average salary £38,500 £20,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.54% -46.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,550 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £20,950 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- -9.60%
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
181 98 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.98% 24.32% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 167 94 158
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,253 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 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 27 (93.10%) Data Warehouse
1 27 (93.10%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (89.66%) ETL
3 23 (79.31%) SQL
4 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
5 20 (68.97%) T-SQL
6 19 (65.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (65.52%) Kimball Methodology
6 19 (65.52%) OLAP Cube
7 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
10 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (24.14%) Finance
13 7 (24.14%) OLTP
14 6 (20.69%) Middleware
14 6 (20.69%) Oracle
14 6 (20.69%) SAS
14 6 (20.69%) Data Management
14 6 (20.69%) Base SAS
14 6 (20.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
14 6 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
14 6 (20.69%) Oracle OLAP
14 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
14 6 (20.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 5 (17.24%) MDX

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (93.10%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
3 19 (65.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (65.52%) OLAP Cube
4 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (62.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (58.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (37.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (24.14%) OLTP
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (20.69%) Base SAS
9 6 (20.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 6 (20.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
10 3 (10.34%) Data Mining
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 15 (51.72%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 14 (48.28%) Senior Developer
4 13 (44.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 11 (37.93%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SAS BI Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
6 2 (6.90%) DBA
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.90%) SAS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Middleware
2 5 (17.24%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) AS400
3 4 (13.79%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Business Intelligence
2 26 (89.66%) ETL
3 19 (65.52%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Data Management
5 6 (20.69%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (20.69%) Waterfall
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago