The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 30 35 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.13% 2.69% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.00% 7.14% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
OLAP
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
40 98 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.60% 37.69% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 81 75
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OLAP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Chester

OLAP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 4 (100.00%) Dundas
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Vertica
1 4 (100.00%) Talend
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 4 (100.00%) Dundas
1 4 (100.00%) Tableau
1 4 (100.00%) Vertica
1 4 (100.00%) Talend