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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 163 123 152
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +29
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 8 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.98% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 2.75% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 3
Average salary £68,250 £54,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.38% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1147 1092 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.71% 35.84% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 752 717 681
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -25 4 £80,000 +45.45%
Glasgow -12 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Aberdeen +13 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £56,500 -
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UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (66.67%) SQL
1 14 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (47.62%) Analytics
3 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
5 7 (33.33%) Big Data
5 7 (33.33%) Java
5 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle
6 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 5 (23.81%) OLTP
7 5 (23.81%) ETL
8 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) JDBC
8 4 (19.05%) UNIX
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (19.05%) QlikView
8 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (19.05%) NewSQL
9 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 3 (14.29%) Hadoop

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (38.10%) Relational Database
3 7 (33.33%) Big Data
3 7 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 6 (28.57%) NoSQL
5 5 (23.81%) OLTP
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) QlikView
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (19.05%) NewSQL
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (9.52%) Star Schema
8 2 (9.52%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ERwin
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Games
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) DBA
3 5 (23.81%) Business Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Change Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) QlikView Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Information Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) JDBC
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (9.52%) Kafka
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Information Management
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.52%) Data Governance
7 2 (9.52%) Data Mapping
7 2 (9.52%) Data Stewardship
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) MBA
3 1 (4.76%) SAS Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCDBA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) Teradata
3 3 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Informatica
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) Netezza
5 1 (4.76%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy