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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 31 35 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.12% 4.28% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.85% 10.78% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £35,750 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
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
52 102 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.21% 39.69% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 89 100
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £27,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,450 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Dundas
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Tableau
2 3 (75.00%) Vertica
2 3 (75.00%) Talend
2 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
1 3 (75.00%) Dundas
1 3 (75.00%) Tableau
1 3 (75.00%) Vertica
1 3 (75.00%) Talend