The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 116 112 135
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 0.059% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.76% 0.15% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,500 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
661 665 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.97% 38.96% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 525 561 698
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OLAP
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram 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 July 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 - 2 £30,000 -
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
4 15 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (66.67%) ETL
6 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (57.14%) C#
8 11 (52.38%) Kimball Methodology
9 10 (47.62%) Data Analysis
9 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (42.86%) MDX
11 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (38.10%) Dimensional Modelling
12 7 (33.33%) Visualisation
12 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
13 6 (28.57%) Finance
13 6 (28.57%) Dundas
13 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (28.57%) Degree
14 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
14 5 (23.81%) Statistics
15 3 (14.29%) Oracle
15 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 3 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
16 2 (9.52%) SmartFocus
16 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
16 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
16 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
3 15 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (61.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (4.76%) MOLAP
9 1 (4.76%) ROLAP
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Business Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (4.76%) OBIEE Architect
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) MDX
2 2 (9.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 5 (23.81%) Statistics
2 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (66.67%) ETL
3 11 (52.38%) Kimball Methodology
4 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (47.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Dundas
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) SmartFocus
3 2 (9.52%) Teradata
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft