The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 98 111 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 4 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.33% 0.073% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 0.19% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
490 523 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.83% 38.12% 43.59%
Number of salaries quoted 306 307 320
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OLAP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Glasgow

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos Query Studio
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos Report Studio
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos Event Studio
4 4 (44.44%) JIRA
4 4 (44.44%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (44.44%) Kanban
4 4 (44.44%) Vertica
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Cognos
4 4 (44.44%) ETL
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (11.11%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Query Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Report Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Event Studio
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) DTS
3 2 (22.22%) OLTP
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 2 (22.22%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Report Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Report Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Development DBA
4 1 (11.11%) QlikView Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 4 (44.44%) Kanban
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Vertica
3 1 (11.11%) Sage