The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.81% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
OLAP
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
190 295 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.46% 47.81% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 152 260 228
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

OLAP
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Merseyside

OLAP
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 4 £45,000 -
OLAP
North West

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Controller
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (80.00%) Spotfire
2 4 (80.00%) QlikView
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (20.00%) TM1 Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) RUP
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Business Objects
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau