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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 239 223 253
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +30
Permanent jobs citing MDX 12 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.26% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.52% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
2755 3253 3787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.80% 49.01% 50.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2861 3375
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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
Manchester -3 6 £46,000 +2.22%
Lancashire - 2 £40,000 -
Cheshire -8 1 £41,500 +27.69%
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) OLAP
6 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 4 (28.57%) ETL
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) Banking
9 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) CRM
9 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (21.43%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
10 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (14.29%) Kanban
10 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (14.29%) Coaching
10 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) OLAP
5 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
8 3 (21.43%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Business Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Development DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Kanban
4 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft