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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 85 102 79
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 12 3 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 0.22% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.35% 0.82% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 23
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £52,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
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
358 364 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.14% 27.02% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 267 269 308
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) SAS
4 9 (47.37%) Base SAS
4 9 (47.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
5 7 (36.84%) Big Data
6 6 (31.58%) Vertica
6 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
6 6 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (31.58%) NewSQL
6 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
6 6 (31.58%) VoltDB
6 6 (31.58%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (31.58%) OLTP
6 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Games
6 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) Oracle
6 6 (31.58%) SAS EBI
7 4 (21.05%) ETL Development
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (21.05%) VBA

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) SAS
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Base SAS
2 9 (47.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 7 (36.84%) Big Data
3 7 (36.84%) NoSQL
4 6 (31.58%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (31.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
4 6 (31.58%) NewSQL
4 6 (31.58%) OLTP
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (31.58%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
4 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
4 6 (31.58%) SAS EBI
4 6 (31.58%) VoltDB
5 4 (21.05%) Data Mining
5 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Consultant
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) SAS Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Database Developer
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) MDX
2 2 (10.53%) JDBC
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Data Integration
1 4 (21.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (21.05%) ETL
2 4 (21.05%) ETL Development
2 4 (21.05%) Inmon Methodology
2 4 (21.05%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) VBA
4 3 (15.79%) SAS Macro
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
1 6 (31.58%) Vertica
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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