The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 106 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 2 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 1.77% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 7.01% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 10
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
OLAP
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
379 328 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.27% 25.19% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 328 300 340
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OLAP
Salary Trend in Wales

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

OLAP Salary Trend in Wales

OLAP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
South Wales -35 2 £34,000 -9.33%
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) DTS
6 1 (14.29%) Migration

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (14.29%) DTS
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL DBA
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) DBA
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Report Writer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft