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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 64 74 59
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.89% 0.45% 1.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.74% 1.74% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 9
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
219 172 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.49% 25.75% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 174 144 176
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 26 May 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 14 (87.50%) SQL
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (81.25%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
6 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) ETL
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (18.75%) OLTP
9 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) Analytics
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
10 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (6.25%) MDX
11 1 (6.25%) C

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
1 13 (81.25%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (18.75%) OLTP
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.25%) DTS
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 4 (25.00%) DBA
5 2 (12.50%) Administrator
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) ETL
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (12.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle