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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 93 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 11 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.82% - 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.57% - 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 10
Average salary £35,000 - £36,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
428 294 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.75% 26.58% 34.86%
Number of salaries quoted 377 260 354
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 March 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
South Wales - 9 £35,000 -
North Wales - 2 £34,000 -
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 23 (92.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
3 20 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (64.00%) ETL
6 14 (56.00%) T-SQL
7 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (44.00%) OLAP Cube
10 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (28.00%) OLTP
13 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (24.00%) Kimball Methodology
13 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (20.00%) MDX
14 5 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
14 5 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
14 5 (20.00%) Analytics
14 5 (20.00%) Oracle
14 5 (20.00%) Finance
14 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
16 3 (12.00%) Data Transformation
16 3 (12.00%) PowerPivot
16 3 (12.00%) Scrum

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (68.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (44.00%) OLAP Cube
6 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (28.00%) OLTP
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
11 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (8.00%) Base SAS
11 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (8.00%) MySQL
11 2 (8.00%) Star Schema
12 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.00%) DBA
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) AS400
2 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (64.00%) ETL
3 6 (24.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (8.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) ERP
8 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (8.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (8.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (8.00%) Dundas
3 2 (8.00%) Tableau
3 2 (8.00%) Vertica
3 2 (8.00%) Talend