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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 48 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 18 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.95% 0.87% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.32% 3.47% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% -34.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
159 144 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.02% 24.96% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 147 122 122
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Cardiff

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 31 (93.94%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (90.91%) ETL
3 29 (87.88%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (78.79%) SQL
5 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
5 25 (75.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (75.76%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (69.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (69.70%) Kimball Methodology
8 22 (66.67%) T-SQL
9 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (36.36%) Data Management
11 12 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
11 12 (36.36%) Middleware
12 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
14 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
14 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
16 6 (18.18%) Base SAS
16 6 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
16 6 (18.18%) Oracle
16 6 (18.18%) SAS
16 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
16 6 (18.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 5 (15.15%) MS Excel

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (93.94%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 25 (75.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (72.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (69.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (57.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (18.18%) Base SAS
8 6 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (18.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (12.12%) Data Mining
10 2 (6.06%) OLTP
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (3.03%) Star Schema
11 1 (3.03%) DataStage
11 1 (3.03%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 24 (72.73%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 23 (69.70%) Senior Developer
3 23 (69.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.06%) SAS BI Developer
5 2 (6.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
5 2 (6.06%) SAS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Middleware
2 1 (3.03%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 25 (75.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.12%) AS400
3 4 (12.12%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) CentOS
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) ETL
2 29 (87.88%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (69.70%) Kimball Methodology
4 12 (36.36%) Data Cleansing
4 12 (36.36%) Data Management
5 10 (30.30%) E-Commerce
6 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.03%) Network Design
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
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