The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 124 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.052% 0.063% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.15% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
OLAP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
766 661 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.53% 41.55% 34.00%
Number of salaries quoted 612 572 668
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OLAP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cheshire region.

OLAP Salary Trend in Cheshire

OLAP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £30,000 -
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) C#
5 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (64.29%) ETL
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (50.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (50.00%) MDX
7 7 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
9 5 (35.71%) Dundas
9 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
9 5 (35.71%) Statistics
9 5 (35.71%) Degree
9 5 (35.71%) Finance
10 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
12 2 (14.29%) Oracle
12 2 (14.29%) XML
12 2 (14.29%) Teradata
12 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (14.29%) SmartFocus

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Visualisation
2 5 (35.71%) Statistics
2 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (64.29%) ETL
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 7 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Dundas
2 2 (14.29%) SmartFocus
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft