Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MDX skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MDX over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 808 758 608
Rank change year-on-year -50 -150 +125
Permanent jobs citing MDX 372 457 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.22% 0.25% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.65% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 301 403 689
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500

MDX is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 68113 70170 77599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.25% 39.09% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57086 61423 66898
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,875 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.33%

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MDX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MDX in England

MDX
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MDX in England.

Salary trend for MDX in England

MDX
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MDX in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MDX in England

MDX
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 199 £57,500 -2.13% 3
North of England -6 48 £38,750 -8.82% 2
South East -13 44 £45,000 -14.29% 4
Midlands +41 41 £45,000 +2.86% 1
North West -21 28 £32,500 -21.21% 2
East of England +14 27 £55,000 +1.85% 1
West Midlands +11 23 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +40 16 £48,750 +2.63%
Yorkshire +16 13 £70,000 +61.85%
South West -5 5 £40,000 -20.00%
North East +7 1 £31,000 -
MDX
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing MDX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MDX.

1 344 (92.47%) Business Intelligence
2 337 (90.59%) SQL
3 305 (81.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 303 (81.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 303 (81.45%) SQL Server
5 254 (68.28%) Microsoft
6 242 (65.05%) T-SQL
7 241 (64.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 221 (59.41%) Data Warehouse
9 218 (58.60%) ETL
10 180 (48.39%) Power BI
11 162 (43.55%) OLAP
12 140 (37.63%) Kimball Methodology
13 120 (32.26%) Tableau
14 110 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
15 98 (26.34%) Finance
16 95 (25.54%) Data Modelling
17 92 (24.73%) Analytics
18 88 (23.66%) QlikView
19 80 (21.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 79 (21.24%) Dimensional Modelling
21 76 (20.43%) .NET
22 74 (19.89%) OLAP Cube
22 74 (19.89%) Microsoft Azure
23 71 (19.09%) C#
24 69 (18.55%) Performance Tuning
25 63 (16.94%) SQL Server 2008
26 60 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016
26 60 (16.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
27 59 (15.86%) SQL Server 2012

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (15.59%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.03%) WebSphere
3 12 (3.23%) JBoss
3 12 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 7 (1.88%) NetWeaver
5 5 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.54%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (7.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.88%) SAP BPC
2 3 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 74 (19.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.57%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.49%) Azure Data Factory
4 8 (2.15%) Office 365
5 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.08%) SaaS
6 3 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.81%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.03%) DNS
1 15 (4.03%) Firewall
2 12 (3.23%) HTTP
2 12 (3.23%) LDAP
2 12 (3.23%) SSL
3 2 (0.54%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (81.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 303 (81.45%) SQL Server
2 303 (81.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 241 (64.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 221 (59.41%) Data Warehouse
5 180 (48.39%) Power BI
6 162 (43.55%) OLAP
7 88 (23.66%) QlikView
8 74 (19.89%) OLAP Cube
9 63 (16.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 60 (16.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 60 (16.13%) SQL Server 2016
11 59 (15.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 50 (13.44%) SQL Server 2014
13 48 (12.90%) Relational Database
14 46 (12.37%) Big Data
15 45 (12.10%) BusinessObjects
16 34 (9.14%) PowerPivot
17 26 (6.99%) Data Lake
18 25 (6.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (12.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.49%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (1.88%) Maven
4 7 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.34%) JUnit
7 4 (1.08%) JIRA
8 2 (0.54%) MSTest
8 2 (0.54%) NSubstitute
8 2 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.27%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.27%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 98 (26.34%) Finance
2 35 (9.41%) Banking
3 31 (8.33%) Legal
4 18 (4.84%) Publishing
5 15 (4.03%) Advertising
5 15 (4.03%) Marketing
5 15 (4.03%) Retail
6 11 (2.96%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 6 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.61%) Law
9 4 (1.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 230 (61.83%) Developer
2 176 (47.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 107 (28.76%) SQL Developer
4 77 (20.70%) SQL BI Developer
5 54 (14.52%) Consultant
6 51 (13.71%) SSAS Developer
6 51 (13.71%) SSIS Developer
7 43 (11.56%) SSRS Developer
8 36 (9.68%) Business Developer
9 31 (8.33%) Architect
9 31 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
10 28 (7.53%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 27 (7.26%) ETL Developer
12 26 (6.99%) Microsoft BI Developer
12 26 (6.99%) T-SQL Developer
13 25 (6.72%) Analyst
14 23 (6.18%) Tableau Developer
15 20 (5.38%) Microsoft Developer
16 19 (5.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
16 19 (5.11%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (20.43%) .NET
2 34 (9.14%) Web Services
3 19 (5.11%) Spring
4 18 (4.84%) XML
5 17 (4.57%) HTML
5 17 (4.57%) REST
5 17 (4.57%) SOAP
6 14 (3.76%) ASP.NET
6 14 (3.76%) JSP
6 14 (3.76%) XSLT
7 12 (3.23%) Spring Security
8 5 (1.34%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.81%) CSS
9 3 (0.81%) HTML5
10 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.54%) Entity Framework
10 2 (0.54%) J2SE
10 2 (0.54%) jQuery
11 1 (0.27%) CSS3
11 1 (0.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.87%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.80%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.96%) Fintech
4 10 (2.69%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.88%) Credit Risk
5 7 (1.88%) iPhone
6 6 (1.61%) User Experience
7 5 (1.34%) Equities
7 5 (1.34%) NHS
8 4 (1.08%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.27%) Marketing Technology
10 1 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.11%) Linux
2 17 (4.57%) Windows
3 12 (3.23%) Solaris
4 7 (1.88%) Unix
5 5 (1.34%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) HPUX
6 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (92.47%) Business Intelligence
2 218 (58.60%) ETL
3 140 (37.63%) Kimball Methodology
4 110 (29.57%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (25.54%) Data Modelling
6 92 (24.73%) Analytics
7 79 (21.24%) Dimensional Modelling
8 69 (18.55%) Performance Tuning
9 50 (13.44%) Visualisation
10 43 (11.56%) Data Integration
11 42 (11.29%) Data Visualisation
12 41 (11.02%) Data Management
13 39 (10.48%) Migration
14 36 (9.68%) Mentoring
15 33 (8.87%) Scrum
16 29 (7.80%) Business Analytics
16 29 (7.80%) Unit Testing
17 27 (7.26%) Inmon Methodology
18 26 (6.99%) ETL Development
19 21 (5.65%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 337 (90.59%) SQL
2 242 (65.05%) T-SQL
3 80 (21.51%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 71 (19.09%) C#
5 40 (10.75%) PowerShell
6 33 (8.87%) VBA
7 29 (7.80%) Java
8 20 (5.38%) VB.NET
9 14 (3.76%) JavaScript
10 8 (2.15%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.88%) ABAP
12 6 (1.61%) R
13 5 (1.34%) VBScript
14 4 (1.08%) C
15 3 (0.81%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (10.48%) Degree
2 25 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.88%) MCITP
3 7 (1.88%) MCSE
4 4 (1.08%) MBA
4 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) APMP
6 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 6 (1.61%) QA
3 3 (0.81%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 254 (68.28%) Microsoft
2 120 (32.26%) Tableau
3 54 (14.52%) Cognos
4 37 (9.95%) Oracle
5 25 (6.72%) MicroStrategy
6 24 (6.45%) SAP
7 23 (6.18%) IBM
8 17 (4.57%) Informatica
9 14 (3.76%) TIBCO
10 13 (3.49%) Talend
11 12 (3.23%) Intel
11 12 (3.23%) Jaspersoft
11 12 (3.23%) Vertica
12 10 (2.69%) RedGate
13 3 (0.81%) Alteryx
13 3 (0.81%) Nintex
13 3 (0.81%) VMware
14 2 (0.54%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.54%) JD Edwards
14 2 (0.54%) Lotus