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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 62 63 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 9 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.45% 2.16% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 4.13% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
290 363 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 46.62% 52.38% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 261 290 232
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
Tamworth - 2 £40,750 -
OLAP
West Midlands

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (40.00%) Cognos
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) OLTP
5 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
6 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) MDX
6 2 (20.00%) IBM
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) OLTP
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Big Data
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Microstrategy Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Report Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) SAP