The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 210 216 206
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 39 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 0.69% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 16
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £32,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
OLAP
England

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1850 1878 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.14% 32.44% 34.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1658 1674
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
Gloucestershire - 24 £62,500 - 1
Bristol -6 6 £43,750 +6.06% 3
Wiltshire - 5 £42,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £28,000 - 1
Dorset -20 1 £65,000 +44.44%
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 63 (91.30%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (85.51%) SQL Server
3 51 (73.91%) ETL
4 41 (59.42%) Data Modelling
5 33 (47.83%) SQL Server 2000
5 33 (47.83%) UNIX
5 33 (47.83%) Oracle
5 33 (47.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (47.83%) Oracle Database
6 32 (46.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (46.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 32 (46.38%) Oracle9i Database
6 32 (46.38%) SQL
6 32 (46.38%) Shell Script
6 32 (46.38%) Informatica
7 28 (40.58%) Finance
7 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (36.23%) T-SQL
9 24 (34.78%) Oracle OLAP
10 23 (33.33%) Analytics
11 21 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (28.99%) ERP
12 20 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
12 20 (28.99%) Oracle BI EE
13 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
14 14 (20.29%) Data Analysis
15 13 (18.84%) MDX
16 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (15.94%) OLAP Cube
18 10 (14.49%) MS Excel

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.45%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (85.51%) SQL Server
2 33 (47.83%) SQL Server 2000
2 33 (47.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 33 (47.83%) Oracle Database
3 32 (46.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (46.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 32 (46.38%) Oracle9i Database
4 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (34.78%) Oracle OLAP
6 21 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (28.99%) Oracle Reports
7 20 (28.99%) Oracle BI EE
8 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (15.94%) OLAP Cube
10 9 (13.04%) OLTP
11 8 (11.59%) SAP BW
12 6 (8.70%) QlikView
13 4 (5.80%) PowerCenter
14 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (76.81%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 14 (20.29%) OBIEE Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Informatica Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Business Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Consultant
7 6 (8.70%) ETL Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) OBIEE Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Informatica Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse Architect
11 2 (2.90%) Architect
11 2 (2.90%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.90%) Informatica ETL Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Oracle BI Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Cognos Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) MDX
2 6 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (2.90%) CSS
3 2 (2.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.45%) Clustering
3 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) UNIX
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (91.30%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (73.91%) ETL
3 41 (59.42%) Data Modelling
4 23 (33.33%) Analytics
5 20 (28.99%) ERP
6 14 (20.29%) Data Analysis
7 9 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (11.59%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.70%) Validation
11 4 (5.80%) Time Management
12 2 (2.90%) Dimensional Modelling
12 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.45%) Business Analytics
13 1 (1.45%) Data Migration
13 1 (1.45%) Data Validation
13 1 (1.45%) Data Architecture
13 1 (1.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) SQL
1 32 (46.38%) Shell Script
2 25 (36.23%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
3 6 (8.70%) C#
4 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Oracle
2 32 (46.38%) Informatica
3 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (11.59%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) Cognos
5 4 (5.80%) Tableau
6 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
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