The table below looks at the statistics for OLAP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLAP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 195 156 185
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +29
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 19 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.88% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 2.75% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 18
Average salary £40,000 £37,499 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.67% +7.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -11.11%
OLAP
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1778 1563 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.82% 31.90% 33.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1333 1490
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OLAP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

OLAP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OLAP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OLAP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OLAP
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLAP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

OLAP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OLAP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Birmingham 0 6 £44,250 +18.00% 2
Staffordshire -4 5 £32,500 -12.16% 2
Coventry -14 4 £52,500 -
Walsall -4 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Warwickshire -16 1 £47,500 +62.39% 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 28 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (65.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (60.53%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (47.37%) OLAP Cube
6 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
6 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (31.58%) ETL
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle
9 9 (23.68%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (21.05%) .NET
10 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
10 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
10 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (18.42%) C#
11 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.79%) Degree
12 6 (15.79%) SAS
12 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
13 5 (13.16%) SPSS
13 5 (13.16%) SOA
13 5 (13.16%) MDX
13 5 (13.16%) Finance
13 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
14 4 (10.53%) Propensity Modelling
14 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) SAS
3 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) SPSS
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (65.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (60.53%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (47.37%) OLAP Cube
5 9 (23.68%) Oracle OLAP
6 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (10.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 4 (10.53%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
8 3 (7.89%) QlikView
8 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
9 2 (5.26%) BODI
9 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) Coordinator
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 4 (10.53%) Microstrategy Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft BI Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Business Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.16%) MDX
4 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 4 (10.53%) HTML
5 3 (7.89%) jQuery
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.89%) WCF
6 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (2.63%) XML
7 1 (2.63%) EDI
7 1 (2.63%) Ajax
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.63%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.26%) Data Conversion
4 2 (5.26%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.63%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (73.68%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (31.58%) ETL
3 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) SOA
4 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (10.53%) Propensity Modelling
5 4 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (10.53%) MVC
5 4 (10.53%) Scrum
5 4 (10.53%) Business Performance Management
5 4 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) OO
6 3 (7.89%) CRM
6 3 (7.89%) ERP
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.26%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 31 (81.58%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
3 7 (18.42%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Informatica
3 4 (10.53%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.89%) Telerik
4 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.26%) Hyperion
5 2 (5.26%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.63%) Tableau
Staffordshire
GCS
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago