The table below looks at the statistics for MDX skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MDX over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 243 226 225
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Permanent jobs citing MDX 13 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.42% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 22
Average salary £35,000 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.70% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £35,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £64,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MDX
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3300 3338 3532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.30% 47.52% 47.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2786 2980 3211
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,381
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

MDX
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MDX across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MDX Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MDX
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MDX Salary Trend in the North West

MDX
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MDX across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MDX Salary Histogram in the North West

MDX
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
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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
Cheshire -12 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Merseyside - 5 £33,500 - 1
Lancashire - 2 £33,000 -
Manchester -8 1 £32,500 -46.93% 1
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing MDX 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 MDX.

1 37 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (94.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
4 33 (89.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 31 (83.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (81.08%) SQL
6 30 (81.08%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (48.65%) Degree
8 17 (45.95%) ETL
8 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (43.24%) Computer Science
10 15 (40.54%) OLAP
10 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
10 15 (40.54%) Project Management
11 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
12 13 (35.14%) T-SQL
12 13 (35.14%) Finance
13 11 (29.73%) Tableau
14 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
14 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (24.32%) Kimball Methodology
15 8 (21.62%) C#
15 8 (21.62%) QlikView
15 8 (21.62%) Dimensional Modelling
15 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
16 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
17 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
17 6 (16.22%) Big Data
18 5 (13.51%) .NET
18 5 (13.51%) Legal

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing MDX 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 MDX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (94.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
3 33 (89.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 31 (83.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (81.08%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (40.54%) OLAP
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (21.62%) QlikView
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (16.22%) Big Data
11 5 (13.51%) WhereScape RED
12 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
12 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (2.70%) Data Mart
13 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
13 1 (2.70%) OLTP
13 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
13 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ERwin
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 33 (89.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Business Developer
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (8.11%) MI Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modeller
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Excel Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) COM
2 3 (8.11%) XML
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.62%) Visualisation
3 5 (13.51%) Statistics
4 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (45.95%) ETL
3 15 (40.54%) Project Management
4 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
4 9 (24.32%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (21.62%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) Refactoring
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Time Management
9 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
9 3 (8.11%) Analytics
10 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (5.41%) Migration
11 1 (2.70%) Scrum
11 1 (2.70%) ERP
11 1 (2.70%) OO
11 1 (2.70%) CRM
11 1 (2.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) SQL
2 13 (35.14%) T-SQL
3 8 (21.62%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Tableau
3 5 (13.51%) Dundas
4 2 (5.41%) Vertica
4 2 (5.41%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter