The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 165 127 145
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +18
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 8 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.76% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 2.11% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 4
Average salary £35,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.18% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £41,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1187 1184 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.78% 35.98% 31.97%
Number of salaries quoted 794 796 731
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OLAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Scotland

OLAP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Scotland

OLAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Edinburgh -22 5 £35,000 -35.18%
Aberdeen +11 1 - -
Glasgow -12 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Stirling - 1 £56,500 -
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OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (64.10%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (58.97%) ETL
4 22 (56.41%) SQL
5 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
6 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 14 (35.90%) Oracle
7 14 (35.90%) Finance
7 14 (35.90%) Oracle OLAP
7 14 (35.90%) Analytics
7 14 (35.90%) Relational Database
8 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (30.77%) Data Modelling
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (25.64%) Business Objects
12 9 (23.08%) Big Data
12 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
13 8 (20.51%) .NET
13 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
13 8 (20.51%) QlikView
14 7 (17.95%) Degree
14 7 (17.95%) Data Architecture
14 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
14 7 (17.95%) Information Management
14 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (17.95%) Teradata
14 7 (17.95%) Cognos
14 7 (17.95%) Project Management

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (15.38%) SAS
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 14 (35.90%) Oracle OLAP
3 14 (35.90%) Relational Database
4 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (23.08%) Big Data
7 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
7 8 (20.51%) QlikView
8 5 (12.82%) Spotfire
8 5 (12.82%) PerformancePoint
8 5 (12.82%) Pentaho
8 5 (12.82%) Hadoop
8 5 (12.82%) Star Schema
9 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
9 4 (10.26%) NewSQL
9 4 (10.26%) OLTP
10 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (7.69%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) ERwin
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
3 3 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Business Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) DBA
5 5 (12.82%) Business Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.13%) SAS Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.38%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) jQuery
3 5 (12.82%) XSLT
4 4 (10.26%) JDBC
5 1 (2.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Data Conversion
1 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
1 5 (12.82%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) UNIX
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (58.97%) ETL
3 14 (35.90%) Analytics
4 12 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (17.95%) Data Architecture
6 7 (17.95%) Data Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) Information Management
6 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
7 6 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Business Development
8 5 (12.82%) MVC
8 5 (12.82%) Data Management
8 5 (12.82%) Master Data Management
9 4 (10.26%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (7.69%) QMS
10 3 (7.69%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) C#
3 5 (12.82%) Java
3 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.26%) VB
5 3 (7.69%) SAS Macro
5 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SAS Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) PMP
3 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) MBA
4 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) Oracle
3 10 (25.64%) Business Objects
4 7 (17.95%) Teradata
4 7 (17.95%) Cognos
5 6 (15.38%) IBM
6 5 (12.82%) Netezza
6 5 (12.82%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (12.82%) Tableau
7 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
8 3 (7.69%) Logi Analytics
9 2 (5.13%) Informatica
9 2 (5.13%) SAP
10 1 (2.56%) Vertica