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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 99 97 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 1 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% 1.26% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 4.70% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 4
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
353 447 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.86% 26.83% 33.97%
Number of salaries quoted 231 326 235
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 20 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Base SAS
3 3 (60.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
4 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Social Media
4 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Sybase
4 2 (40.00%) DB2
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Base SAS
1 3 (60.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (40.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ERwin
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Data Architect
1 2 (40.00%) SAS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Reference Data
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SAS Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) Informatica
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata