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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 137 127 133
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% 1.20% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £38,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £46,500 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
513 582 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.66% 26.31% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 444 468 511
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Reading

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (57.14%) OLAP Cube
3 12 (57.14%) Business Objects
4 11 (52.38%) ETL
5 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (47.62%) Kimball Methodology
5 10 (47.62%) Degree
5 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) MDX
7 8 (38.10%) Mathematics
7 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
9 6 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (28.57%) .NET
9 6 (28.57%) C#
9 6 (28.57%) QlikView
9 6 (28.57%) PerformancePoint
9 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
9 6 (28.57%) Inmon Methodology
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) Finance
10 5 (23.81%) Scrum

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) PowerPivot
3 2 (9.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (57.14%) OLAP Cube
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (47.62%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (28.57%) QlikView
6 6 (28.57%) PerformancePoint
6 6 (28.57%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (19.05%) SAP BW
7 4 (19.05%) SAP BI
7 4 (19.05%) Star Schema
7 4 (19.05%) MS Access
7 4 (19.05%) Data Mining
7 4 (19.05%) OLTP
7 4 (19.05%) Xcelsius
7 4 (19.05%) SAP Data Services
7 4 (19.05%) SAP HANA
7 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SAP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SAP BW Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SAP BI Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Business Objects Developer
3 4 (19.05%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) MDX
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Mathematics
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 6 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Client/Server
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (19.05%) Replication
4 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
4 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (52.38%) ETL
3 10 (47.62%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (42.86%) Data Modelling
5 6 (28.57%) Inmon Methodology
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (19.05%) Data Management
7 4 (19.05%) Information Management
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Data Governance
7 4 (19.05%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (19.05%) Metadata Management
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.76%) Analytics
9 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
9 1 (4.76%) Project Management
9 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
9 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 4 (19.05%) ABAP
3 4 (19.05%) SAPscript
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Business Objects
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Tableau
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) Informatica
5 2 (9.52%) Ab Initio
6 1 (4.76%) Hyperion