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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 75 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 5 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.63% 1.60% 1.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.13% 6.55% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 8
Average salary £35,750 £41,980 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.84% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,125 £45,000 £35,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
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
235 168 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.67% 24.45% 27.21%
Number of salaries quoted 182 153 123
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 2 July 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 12 (85.71%) SQL
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) OLAP Cube
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) OLTP
7 3 (21.43%) ETL
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Analytics
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
8 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
8 2 (14.29%) Advertising
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
9 1 (7.14%) Finance
9 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 10 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (42.86%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (21.43%) OLTP
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) DTS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (28.57%) DBA
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
6 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Administrator
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy