The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 123 131 128
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 19 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.26% 0.100%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.97% 1.22% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 2
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £55,000 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £80,000 £58,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
OLAP
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
479 490 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 19.04% 21.23% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 370 419 548
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLAP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OLAP
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Reading

OLAP
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Reading

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 24 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (74.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 17 (62.96%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (55.56%) ETL
6 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) Star Schema
7 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
8 10 (37.04%) MDX
8 10 (37.04%) Kimball Methodology
8 10 (37.04%) Inmon Methodology
8 10 (37.04%) SQL
9 8 (29.63%) DB2
9 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
9 8 (29.63%) IBM
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (25.93%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (25.93%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (25.93%) Oracle OLAP
10 7 (25.93%) Netezza
10 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) ROLAP
10 7 (25.93%) Teradata
10 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
10 7 (25.93%) Oracle
11 6 (22.22%) C#
11 6 (22.22%) .NET
11 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
2 3 (11.11%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (74.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (62.96%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 11 (40.74%) Star Schema
6 8 (29.63%) DB2
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) PerformancePoint
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (25.93%) ROLAP
8 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (18.52%) OLTP
10 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (11.11%) SSDT
10 3 (11.11%) QlikView
10 3 (11.11%) MS Access
10 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
1 3 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 7 (25.93%) Business Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Business Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Developer
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Technical Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft BI Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Teradata Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Teradata Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) MDX
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
1 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) AIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (55.56%) ETL
3 11 (40.74%) Data Modelling
4 10 (37.04%) Kimball Methodology
4 10 (37.04%) Inmon Methodology
5 7 (25.93%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) Coaching
8 4 (14.81%) People Management
9 3 (11.11%) Data Management
10 2 (7.41%) Workflow
11 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
11 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
11 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) Korn
5 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) IBM
2 7 (25.93%) Netezza
2 7 (25.93%) Teradata
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Business Objects
4 3 (11.11%) Tableau
5 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.70%) Meridio
5 1 (3.70%) Cognos