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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 59 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 18 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.49% 0.78% 1.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.13% 1.69% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 10
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
351 296 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 48.55% 46.25% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 276 243 185
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

OLAP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Burton-upon-Trent -1 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £55,000 -
OLAP
West Midlands

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 62 (98.41%) SQL
2 48 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 33 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (52.38%) MicroStrategy
5 31 (49.21%) Data Modelling
6 25 (39.68%) ETL
7 21 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
8 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
8 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
8 17 (26.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (17.46%) MS Office
10 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
10 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (14.29%) Degree
12 9 (14.29%) MDX
12 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 7 (11.11%) S-PLUS
13 7 (11.11%) Office 365
14 5 (7.94%) Big Data
15 4 (6.35%) Data Mart
15 4 (6.35%) Billing
15 4 (6.35%) Change Management
15 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
15 4 (6.35%) Multidimensional Analysis
15 4 (6.35%) Data Mining

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.46%) MS Office
3 7 (11.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (6.35%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (52.38%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (26.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (7.94%) Big Data
9 4 (6.35%) Data Mart
9 4 (6.35%) QlikView
9 4 (6.35%) DTS
9 4 (6.35%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (6.35%) Billing
2 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (71.43%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) Microstrategy Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 12 (19.05%) SQL Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Business Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Analyst
6 10 (15.87%) Senior Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Lead Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) Business Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 9 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (12.70%) Team Leader
9 5 (7.94%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior Microsoft Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (7.94%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.29%) MDX
2 4 (6.35%) HTML
2 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.35%) XML
3 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Economics
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (76.19%) Business Intelligence
2 31 (49.21%) Data Modelling
3 25 (39.68%) ETL
4 9 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (6.35%) Multidimensional Analysis
5 4 (6.35%) Data Architecture
5 4 (6.35%) Database Security
5 4 (6.35%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.35%) ITIL
5 4 (6.35%) CRM
5 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.35%) Change Management
5 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (1.59%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.59%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) SQL
2 17 (26.98%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.35%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.35%) VBA
4 2 (3.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) MicroStrategy
2 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.35%) Cognos
3 4 (6.35%) Sage
3 4 (6.35%) Logi Analytics
4 2 (3.17%) Tableau
5 1 (1.59%) Business Objects