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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
Rank 241 236 227
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing MDX 12 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 14
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,250
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.91%
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
2645 3143 3477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.57% 43.94% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 2654 3095
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Lancashire -2 6 £40,000 +21.21%
Manchester - 3 £50,000 -
Merseyside +12 1 £39,000 +16.41%
Cheshire -4 1 £47,500 +18.75%
MDX
England

MDX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (100.00%) SQL
1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (83.33%) T-SQL
4 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 14 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (58.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 9 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (25.00%) OLAP
10 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (25.00%) ETL
11 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
11 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 3 (12.50%) SDLC
12 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
13 2 (8.33%) Retail
13 2 (8.33%) Data Management
13 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution

MDX
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 24 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 23 (95.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 14 (58.33%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (25.00%) OLAP
8 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (4.17%) Data Mart
10 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (4.17%) DTS
10 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) COM
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
1 2 (8.33%) WinForms
1 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.33%) WCF
1 2 (8.33%) WPF
1 2 (8.33%) jQuery
1 2 (8.33%) RESTful
1 2 (8.33%) HTML5
1 2 (8.33%) Entity Framework
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.17%) DTV
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (37.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (25.00%) ETL
3 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Management
6 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Modular Programming
6 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 14 (58.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) SAP