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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 90 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -29
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 14 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.09% 0.30% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.26% 1.14% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 10
Average salary £36,500 £29,750 £33,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.68% -10.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £20,650 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -5.88%
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
429 351 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.41% 26.31% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 400 315 349
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

OLAP Salary Histogram 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 19 December 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
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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 +20 14 £36,500 +22.68% 1
OLAP
UK

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 35 (97.22%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (88.89%) ETL
3 32 (88.89%) SQL
4 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 26 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (72.22%) T-SQL
6 25 (69.44%) OLAP Cube
7 24 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (63.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (63.89%) Kimball Methodology
9 22 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
12 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (25.00%) Data Management
13 9 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (25.00%) Middleware
14 7 (19.44%) Finance
14 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
14 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
15 6 (16.67%) Base SAS
15 6 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 6 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 6 (16.67%) SAS
15 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
16 5 (13.89%) Mentoring

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (91.67%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 26 (72.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (69.44%) OLAP Cube
5 24 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 23 (63.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 18 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 6 (16.67%) Base SAS
9 6 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 5 (13.89%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
11 4 (11.11%) Data Mining
11 4 (11.11%) OLTP
12 2 (5.56%) Star Schema
13 1 (2.78%) DB2
13 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (58.33%) Senior Developer
3 20 (55.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 18 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 16 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SAS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SAS BI Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.11%) AS400
3 4 (11.11%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (88.89%) ETL
3 23 (63.89%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Data Management
5 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Data Transformation
8 3 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (5.56%) Scrum
9 2 (5.56%) Analytics
9 2 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (2.78%) ERP
10 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) SQL
2 26 (72.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects