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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 19 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 10 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.75% 3.77% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.22% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
45 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 34.88% 30.19% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 18
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 16 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (80.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (20.00%) Finance

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 8 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP