The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 103 78 90
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 3 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 1.44% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 4.17% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 2
Average salary £80,000 £55,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +13.98%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
OLAP
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
388 432 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.52% 34.50% 30.49%
Number of salaries quoted 290 282 267
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

OLAP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Edinburgh

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (63.64%) Analytics
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (54.55%) Big Data
5 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) JDBC
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) OLTP
6 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (36.36%) NewSQL
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) ETL
7 3 (27.27%) SAS
7 3 (27.27%) Games
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Marketing
8 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) UNIX
8 2 (18.18%) B2B
8 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
8 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (18.18%) Hadoop

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (27.27%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Big Data
3 4 (36.36%) NewSQL
3 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 4 (36.36%) OLTP
3 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
4 2 (18.18%) Star Schema
4 2 (18.18%) Base SAS
4 2 (18.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (9.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Data Mart
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) DBA
3 2 (18.18%) Chief Technology Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) JDBC
2 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (18.18%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Ubuntu
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) B2B
5 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (9.09%) Data Stewardship
6 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) Information Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) SAS Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MBA
1 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) Logi Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica
2 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
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