The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 153 181 160
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -21
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 44 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.42% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.80% 1.25% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 24
Average salary £37,499 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1569 1678 1505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.73% 33.50% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1475 1354
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,850 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
OLAP
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +16 10 £29,250 -22.00%
Staffordshire +4 10 £37,250 +20.16% 2
Birmingham +7 7 £37,499 +7.13% 1
Walsall - 6 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £42,624 - 2
Coventry +6 2 - -
Solihull - 2 £37,500 -
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 57 (86.36%) Business Intelligence
2 50 (75.76%) SQL
3 38 (57.58%) Data Warehouse
4 34 (51.52%) ETL
4 34 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 28 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (33.33%) Finance
7 22 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
9 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
10 15 (22.73%) Oracle OLAP
10 15 (22.73%) MDX
10 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 15 (22.73%) Oracle
10 15 (22.73%) Data Architecture
11 12 (18.18%) Degree
12 11 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 11 (16.67%) Analytics
13 10 (15.15%) .NET
14 9 (13.64%) Change Management
14 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (12.12%) Retail
15 8 (12.12%) Data Management
15 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
15 8 (12.12%) Law
15 8 (12.12%) Legal
15 8 (12.12%) Validation

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (10.61%) SAS
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Network Security
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) FTP
4 1 (1.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (57.58%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 15 (22.73%) Oracle OLAP
7 11 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (12.12%) ROLAP
8 8 (12.12%) DTS
9 7 (10.61%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (10.61%) MOLAP
10 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (7.58%) PerformancePoint
12 4 (6.06%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (6.06%) DataStage
12 4 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (6.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.06%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Retail
2 8 (12.12%) Law
2 8 (12.12%) Legal
3 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Back Office
3 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.03%) French Language
4 2 (3.03%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (45.45%) Developer
2 22 (33.33%) Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Business Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Architect
5 8 (12.12%) DBA
6 7 (10.61%) Business Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (9.09%) Analyst Developer
7 6 (9.09%) SQL DBA
7 6 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 5 (7.58%) OBIEE Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Business Architect
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.73%) MDX
2 10 (15.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.55%) Smartphone
2 2 (3.03%) GIS
3 1 (1.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.52%) Statistics
3 1 (1.52%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) UNIX
2 5 (7.58%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) AIX
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (86.36%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (51.52%) ETL
3 18 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 15 (22.73%) Data Architecture
5 11 (16.67%) Analytics
6 9 (13.64%) Change Management
6 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (12.12%) Data Management
7 8 (12.12%) Business Analysis
7 8 (12.12%) Validation
7 8 (12.12%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.12%) ITIL
7 8 (12.12%) Database Security
7 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.61%) Data Migration
8 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (10.61%) Migration
9 4 (6.06%) Web Development
9 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (75.76%) SQL
2 22 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.55%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.06%) ISEB
4 3 (4.55%) IBM Certification
5 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Oracle
3 8 (12.12%) Cognos
4 4 (6.06%) HP
4 4 (6.06%) Hyperion
4 4 (6.06%) Informatica
4 4 (6.06%) IBM
5 3 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (3.03%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) Sun
7 1 (1.52%) DataFlux
7 1 (1.52%) Netezza
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits including bonus, 23 da
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 44,000 plus Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago