The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
OLAP
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
248 236 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.20% 43.38% 52.26%
Number of salaries quoted 224 219 245
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

OLAP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mart
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
3 1 (33.33%) Infographics
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) MDX
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mart
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Star Schema
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Infographics
3 1 (33.33%) Information Exploitation
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (33.33%) Netezza