The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - - 30
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
OLAP
England

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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 60 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.46% 21.05% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 33
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

OLAP
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

OLAP Salary Trend in the Midlands

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (83.33%) Star Schema
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) NHS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (16.67%) Essbase
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Siebel Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) Star Schema
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (16.67%) Essbase
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) NHS
1 5 (83.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 5 (83.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards