The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 216 207 222
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 8 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.15% 0.64% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 1.79% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 30
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £51,700 £56,850
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1703 2182 2564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.17% 35.73% 37.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1833 2217
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OLAP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OLAP Salary Trend in the North West

OLAP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

OLAP Salary Histogram in the North West

OLAP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 3 £32,500 -
Cheshire +15 2 £47,500 +14.45% 5
Manchester -21 2 £46,250 +15.62%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 19 (63.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 16 (53.33%) Finance
7 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 14 (46.67%) ETL
8 14 (46.67%) OLAP Cube
9 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
11 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (20.00%) OLTP
15 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
16 4 (13.33%) Power BI
16 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
17 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
17 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
17 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
17 3 (10.00%) MDX
17 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (3.33%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (46.67%) OLAP Cube
5 13 (43.33%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (20.00%) OLTP
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (16.67%) Data Mining
9 4 (13.33%) Power BI
9 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (6.67%) PowerPivot
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) DBA
3 6 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
6 2 (6.67%) ETL Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Production DBA
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) MDX
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (46.67%) ETL
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Business Development
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) Information Management
7 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Scrum
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) VBA
4 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Cognos
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau