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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 97 102 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -22
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 3 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.33% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 1.19% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 18
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -35.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +3.44%
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
427 420 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 29.37% 28.11% 36.03%
Number of salaries quoted 282 321 307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,500 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 29 July 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SAS
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus/Pension/SAS Training
Posted: 2 days ago