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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 170 196 130
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -66
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 48 15 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.28% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.57% 0.95% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 72
Average salary £38,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.10% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,400 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1869 1580 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.39% 29.08% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1402 1453
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 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
(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
Staffordshire +22 38 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Warwickshire +9 5 £38,000 +8.57%
Birmingham +1 3 £37,500 -11.76% 3
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 90 (90.00%) SQL
2 89 (89.00%) Business Intelligence
3 68 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 65 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
5 49 (49.00%) ETL
6 38 (38.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 37 (37.00%) Data Modelling
8 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 34 (34.00%) T-SQL
10 31 (31.00%) MicroStrategy
10 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
12 22 (22.00%) Cognos
13 20 (20.00%) SharePoint
14 19 (19.00%) PL/SQL
14 19 (19.00%) Oracle
14 19 (19.00%) Oracle OLAP
15 18 (18.00%) MS Office
16 16 (16.00%) Cognos Report Studio
17 15 (15.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
17 15 (15.00%) Netezza
17 15 (15.00%) .NET
18 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 13 (13.00%) IBM InfoSphere
18 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (12.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 12 (12.00%) Cognos Query Studio
19 12 (12.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
19 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 20 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (6.00%) SAS
4 4 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (18.00%) MS Office
3 7 (7.00%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (12.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (7.00%) Summit
3 4 (4.00%) Line 500
3 4 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) Intranet
1 12 (12.00%) Internet
2 7 (7.00%) ATM
3 2 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
3 38 (38.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (31.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (19.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 16 (16.00%) Cognos Report Studio
8 15 (15.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (13.00%) IBM InfoSphere
9 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (12.00%) Cognos Query Studio
10 12 (12.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (7.00%) Data Mart
12 7 (7.00%) DTS
12 7 (7.00%) Cognos Transformer
13 6 (6.00%) Base SAS
13 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database
14 5 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.00%) ERwin
General
1 10 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Billing
3 2 (2.00%) French Language
3 2 (2.00%) German Language
3 2 (2.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 65 (65.00%) Developer
2 35 (35.00%) Analyst
3 30 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 28 (28.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 21 (21.00%) Microstrategy Developer
6 16 (16.00%) SQL Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Business Developer
8 11 (11.00%) Developer Analyst
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 10 (10.00%) MI Analyst
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Lead Developer
9 10 (10.00%) Business Analyst
10 9 (9.00%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (8.00%) Team Leader
12 7 (7.00%) Analyst Developer
12 7 (7.00%) SQL Server DBA
12 7 (7.00%) DBA
12 7 (7.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) .NET
2 11 (11.00%) XML
3 9 (9.00%) MDX
4 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.00%) Statistics
4 2 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.00%) GIS
4 2 (2.00%) Economics
5 1 (1.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.00%) NHS
5 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Informatics
5 1 (1.00%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) UNIX
3 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (89.00%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (49.00%) ETL
3 37 (37.00%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (8.00%) Line Management
6 8 (8.00%) Change Data Capture
7 7 (7.00%) Scrum
7 7 (7.00%) Workflow
7 7 (7.00%) Quality Management
7 7 (7.00%) Change Management
7 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (7.00%) ITIL
7 7 (7.00%) Database Security
7 7 (7.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (5.00%) Project Management
9 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (90.00%) SQL
2 34 (34.00%) T-SQL
3 19 (19.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (4.00%) VBA
4 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.00%) C#
5 3 (3.00%) Python
6 2 (2.00%) VBScript
6 2 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (7.00%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.00%) MCAD
2 7 (7.00%) MCSD
3 1 (1.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 35 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (31.00%) MicroStrategy
3 22 (22.00%) Cognos
4 19 (19.00%) Oracle
5 15 (15.00%) Netezza
6 12 (12.00%) Business Objects
7 4 (4.00%) RedPrairie
7 4 (4.00%) Logi Analytics
7 4 (4.00%) Sage
8 2 (2.00%) Tableau
8 2 (2.00%) DataFlux
9 1 (1.00%) IBM
9 1 (1.00%) Sun
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: negotiabe
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago