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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Rank 189 179 160
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 27 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.43% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 1.28% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 41
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £77,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -5.88%
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
1774 1647 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.13% 33.94% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1405 1603
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 24 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
(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
Coventry +3 14 £35,000 -11.94% 1
Staffordshire 0 4 £32,500 -56.66%
Warwickshire -4 4 £46,250 +48.00%
Birmingham -16 3 £55,000 +32.53% 1
OLAP
England

OLAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 69 (94.52%) SQL
2 52 (71.23%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (57.53%) Data Warehouse
4 40 (54.79%) SQL Server
5 28 (38.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (36.99%) Data Modelling
6 27 (36.99%) MicroStrategy
7 25 (34.25%) T-SQL
8 23 (31.51%) ETL
8 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
10 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (24.66%) OLAP Cube
12 16 (21.92%) SharePoint
13 14 (19.18%) PL/SQL
14 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
15 11 (15.07%) Oracle
15 11 (15.07%) Oracle OLAP
15 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
16 10 (13.70%) Business Objects
16 10 (13.70%) MS Office
16 10 (13.70%) Cognos
17 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (10.96%) .NET
18 8 (10.96%) SAS
18 8 (10.96%) Netezza
18 8 (10.96%) Degree
18 8 (10.96%) Office 365
19 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio

OLAP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (21.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.96%) SAS
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (17.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.70%) MS Office
3 4 (5.48%) S-PLUS
4 3 (4.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Summit
1 4 (5.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) ATM
1 4 (5.48%) Intranet
1 4 (5.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (57.53%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (54.79%) SQL Server
3 28 (38.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (31.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (24.66%) OLAP Cube
6 11 (15.07%) Oracle OLAP
7 7 (9.59%) IBM InfoSphere
7 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (8.22%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
9 4 (5.48%) Data Mart
9 4 (5.48%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 4 (5.48%) Base SAS
9 4 (5.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 4 (5.48%) Cognos Query Studio
9 4 (5.48%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 4 (5.48%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (67.12%) Developer
2 20 (27.40%) Microstrategy Developer
3 18 (24.66%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (20.55%) Analyst
5 10 (13.70%) Lead Developer
6 9 (12.33%) SQL Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Business Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Team Leader
9 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.22%) Coordinator
10 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 5 (6.85%) MI Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (5.48%) SAS Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Cognos BI Developer
11 4 (5.48%) Cognos Developer
12 3 (4.11%) Development Team Leader
12 3 (4.11%) Trainee Developer
12 3 (4.11%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.96%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) XML
3 3 (4.11%) HTML
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.11%) CSS
3 3 (4.11%) Web Services
3 3 (4.11%) WCF
3 3 (4.11%) jQuery
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.11%) HTML5
3 3 (4.11%) CSS3
4 2 (2.74%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.37%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.37%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (71.23%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (36.99%) Data Modelling
3 23 (31.51%) ETL
4 11 (15.07%) Mentoring
5 9 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.22%) Project Management
7 5 (6.85%) Quality Management
7 5 (6.85%) Scrum
7 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.85%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (5.48%) Propensity Modelling
8 4 (5.48%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (5.48%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.48%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.48%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.48%) Line Management
8 4 (5.48%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.48%) Business Performance Management
8 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 69 (94.52%) SQL
2 25 (34.25%) T-SQL
3 14 (19.18%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.48%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) MCAD
2 4 (5.48%) MCSD
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 27 (36.99%) MicroStrategy
2 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.07%) Oracle
4 10 (13.70%) Business Objects
4 10 (13.70%) Cognos
5 8 (10.96%) Netezza
6 3 (4.11%) Telerik
7 1 (1.37%) Red Gate
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