The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 88 86 72
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 5 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.41% 0.99% 1.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 4.12% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 14
Average salary £35,750 £41,980 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.84% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,125 £45,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.22%
OLAP
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
371 267 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.19% 23.95% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 312 248 238
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

OLAP
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

OLAP Salary Trend in South Wales

OLAP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 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
(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
Cardiff -11 5 £35,750 -14.84%
OLAP
Wales

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (84.62%) SQL
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 5 (38.46%) OLAP Cube
6 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) ETL Development
8 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
8 2 (15.38%) Analytics
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
8 2 (15.38%) Advertising
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) OLTP
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) ETL
9 1 (7.69%) C
9 1 (7.69%) DTS
9 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (38.46%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (15.38%) OLTP
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) DTS
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (30.77%) DBA
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Administrator
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Report Writer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) ETL Development
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (15.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy