The table below looks at the statistics 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 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
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 138 168 140
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -28
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 24 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.22% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.29% 0.69% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 24
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -35.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £31,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,200 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.65%
OLAP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1050 1165 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.16% 31.67% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 679 778 784
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

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 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
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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
Stirling +8 13 - -
Glasgow +15 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Aberdeen +18 3 £32,500 -
Edinburgh 0 3 £52,500 +50.00% 2
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 27 (64.29%) Finance
3 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (52.38%) Web Services
4 22 (52.38%) Banking
4 22 (52.38%) Investment Banking
4 22 (52.38%) Analytics
5 21 (50.00%) OO
5 21 (50.00%) Oracle
5 21 (50.00%) Workflow
6 19 (45.24%) Relational Database
7 18 (42.86%) Java
8 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
9 15 (35.71%) RDBMS
9 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
10 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 14 (33.33%) JMS
10 14 (33.33%) Spring
10 14 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (33.33%) Spring Integration
10 14 (33.33%) JPA
10 14 (33.33%) TeamCity
10 14 (33.33%) Coaching
11 13 (30.95%) TDD
11 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (28.57%) MDX
13 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
14 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
15 9 (21.43%) C#

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) SAS
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.38%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) Relational Database
2 15 (35.71%) RDBMS
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
5 6 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (9.52%) Cognos Query Studio
7 4 (9.52%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 4 (9.52%) Cognos Report Studio
7 4 (9.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 4 (9.52%) Cognos Event Studio
8 3 (7.14%) OLTP
9 2 (4.76%) DTS
9 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
9 2 (4.76%) Base SAS
9 2 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 8 (19.05%) Moq
2 8 (19.05%) NUnit
2 8 (19.05%) Subversion
3 6 (14.29%) Maven
4 4 (9.52%) JIRA
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 22 (52.38%) Banking
2 22 (52.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) Development Specialist
3 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Cognos Developer
6 3 (7.14%) WPF Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior WPF Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) DBA
7 2 (4.76%) Business Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) Web Services
2 14 (33.33%) JMS
2 14 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (33.33%) Spring
2 14 (33.33%) JPA
2 14 (33.33%) Spring Integration
3 12 (28.57%) MDX
4 8 (19.05%) WPF
4 8 (19.05%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (9.52%) .NET
6 1 (2.38%) SOAP
6 1 (2.38%) WCF
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Analytics
2 21 (50.00%) OO
2 21 (50.00%) Workflow
3 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (33.33%) Coaching
5 13 (30.95%) TDD
5 13 (30.95%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (23.81%) Unit Testing
7 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
7 8 (19.05%) MVVM
8 7 (16.67%) ETL
9 5 (11.90%) Software Delivery
10 4 (9.52%) Dashboard Development
10 4 (9.52%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (9.52%) Kanban
10 4 (9.52%) Scrum
10 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
10 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
12 2 (4.76%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 9 (21.43%) C#
5 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.76%) VBA
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Oracle
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.05%) DevExpress
4 4 (9.52%) Vertica
4 4 (9.52%) Cognos
5 2 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) Sage
6 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
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