The first table below looks at the demand for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 1 August 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 219 191 183
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -8
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 12 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.38% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 1.15% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 34
Average salary £45,000 £51,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2020 1737 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.94% 33.39% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1732 1530 1703
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OLAP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OLAP Salary Trend in the South West

OLAP
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in the South West

OLAP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 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
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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
Bristol 0 5 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Devon - 2 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 -
Gloucestershire -5 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Dorset -17 1 £45,000 -13.46%
Somerset -21 1 £70,000 +75.00%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 18 (75.00%) SQL
1 18 (75.00%) ETL
1 18 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
5 11 (45.83%) Finance
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (25.00%) MDX
6 6 (25.00%) OLTP
6 6 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
8 4 (16.67%) Minitab
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) Cognos
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (12.50%) IBM
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Publishing

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (4.17%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 18 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) OLTP
6 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (8.33%) PowerCenter
9 2 (8.33%) MySQL
10 1 (4.17%) Cognos Query Studio
10 1 (4.17%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (4.17%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Publishing
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Business Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Head of Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 1 (4.17%) TM1 Developer
7 1 (4.17%) DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) MDX
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) ETL
1 18 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Process Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) V-Model
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Data Governance
5 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Minitab
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Cognos
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) Informatica
4 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.33%) Tableau
4 2 (8.33%) Jaspersoft