Period
to 22 November 2018

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 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 814 825 769
Rank change year-on-year +11 -56 -152
Permanent jobs citing MDX 296 372 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.20% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.55% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 263 301 403
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £36,600 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
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 60,553 68,187 70,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.96% 40.26% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50,360 57,140 61,561
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2018.

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 2018. 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 +32 178 £60,000 +4.35% 9
South East +25 41 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Midlands +21 37 £43,750 -2.78% 16
East Midlands +23 28 £42,500 -12.82% 11
North of England +7 21 £40,000 +3.23%
East of England +21 17 £50,500 -8.18% 2
North West +15 15 £35,000 +7.69%
West Midlands +36 8 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Yorkshire +28 6 £62,500 -10.71%
South West +4 3 £50,500 +26.25%
MDX
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2018, IT jobs citing MDX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MDX.

1 258 (87.16%) SQL
2 228 (77.03%) SQL Server
3 227 (76.69%) Business Intelligence
4 223 (75.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 222 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 208 (70.27%) Data Warehouse
7 200 (67.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 182 (61.49%) Microsoft
9 163 (55.07%) T-SQL
10 161 (54.39%) Power BI
11 135 (45.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 119 (40.20%) ETL
13 92 (31.08%) Analytics
14 88 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
15 86 (29.05%) Finance
16 83 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
17 75 (25.34%) OLAP
18 73 (24.66%) Visualisation
19 63 (21.28%) C#
20 59 (19.93%) Relational Database
21 57 (19.26%) Data Modelling
22 54 (18.24%) .NET
23 52 (17.57%) Dimensional Modelling
24 51 (17.23%) Degree
25 50 (16.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 50 (16.89%) SQL Server 2012
26 49 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
27 46 (15.54%) SQL Server 2016
28 43 (14.53%) Big Data
29 42 (14.19%) Azure SQL Database

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 26 (8.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.38%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.38%) SAS
3 5 (1.69%) Confluence
3 5 (1.69%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.35%) Apache
5 3 (1.01%) IIS
6 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 28 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 22 (7.43%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (3.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 7 (2.36%) Cognos TM1
5 7 (2.36%) SAP CO
5 7 (2.36%) SAP FI
5 7 (2.36%) SAP FI/CO
6 5 (1.69%) Elite 3E
6 5 (1.69%) NetSuite
7 3 (1.01%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 88 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (13.85%) PaaS
3 27 (9.12%) Data Lake Analytics
4 24 (8.11%) SaaS
5 23 (7.77%) Azure Data Factory
6 21 (7.09%) IaaS
7 9 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (2.03%) Google Analytics
9 5 (1.69%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.35%) DNS
1 4 (1.35%) Firewall
2 1 (0.34%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (77.03%) SQL Server
2 223 (75.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 222 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 208 (70.27%) Data Warehouse
5 200 (67.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 161 (54.39%) Power BI
7 75 (25.34%) OLAP
8 59 (19.93%) Relational Database
9 50 (16.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 50 (16.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 46 (15.54%) SQL Server 2016
11 43 (14.53%) Big Data
12 42 (14.19%) Azure SQL Database
13 35 (11.82%) OLAP Cube
14 33 (11.15%) Data Lake
15 31 (10.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 26 (8.78%) Hadoop
16 26 (8.78%) NoSQL
16 26 (8.78%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (7.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 40 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 27 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.05%) JIRA
5 8 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (1.69%) tSQLt
7 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.01%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.68%) Subversion
9 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.34%) Flyway
10 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.34%) JUnit
10 1 (0.34%) Mockito
10 1 (0.34%) Selenium
10 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 86 (29.05%) Finance
2 28 (9.46%) Retail
3 20 (6.76%) Marketing
4 14 (4.73%) French Language
4 14 (4.73%) German Language
4 14 (4.73%) Spanish Language
5 10 (3.38%) Banking
5 10 (3.38%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.69%) Legal
7 3 (1.01%) Advertising
8 2 (0.68%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (66.22%) Developer
2 136 (45.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 83 (28.04%) SQL Developer
4 65 (21.96%) SSIS Developer
5 53 (17.91%) SQL BI Developer
6 48 (16.22%) Senior Developer
7 43 (14.53%) Analyst
8 42 (14.19%) SSAS Developer
9 39 (13.18%) SSRS Developer
10 35 (11.82%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 34 (11.49%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 31 (10.47%) SQL Server Developer
13 24 (8.11%) ETL Developer
13 24 (8.11%) SQL Server BI Developer
14 23 (7.77%) Analyst Developer
15 22 (7.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 22 (7.43%) Power BI Developer
15 22 (7.43%) Senior SQL Developer
16 20 (6.76%) Architect
17 19 (6.42%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (18.24%) .NET
2 18 (6.08%) Web Services
3 9 (3.04%) SOAP
4 8 (2.70%) JSON
4 8 (2.70%) REST
4 8 (2.70%) RESTful
4 8 (2.70%) XML
5 6 (2.03%) Kafka
6 5 (1.69%) .NET Framework
6 5 (1.69%) EDI
7 4 (1.35%) HTML
7 4 (1.35%) HTML5
7 4 (1.35%) Middleware
8 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.01%) jQuery
8 3 (1.01%) LINQ
8 3 (1.01%) WSDL
8 3 (1.01%) XSD
9 1 (0.34%) React
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.81%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (5.74%) Data Centre
4 16 (5.41%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.72%) NHS
6 8 (2.70%) Reinsurance
7 7 (2.36%) Credit Risk
7 7 (2.36%) Driving Licence
7 7 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.69%) Fintech
10 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.35%) Replication
11 2 (0.68%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.34%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.76%) Windows
2 18 (6.08%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.03%) Linux
4 4 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (76.69%) Business Intelligence
2 119 (40.20%) ETL
3 92 (31.08%) Analytics
4 83 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (24.66%) Visualisation
6 57 (19.26%) Data Modelling
7 52 (17.57%) Dimensional Modelling
8 36 (12.16%) Kimball Methodology
9 35 (11.82%) ETL Development
9 35 (11.82%) Performance Tuning
10 34 (11.49%) Data Visualisation
11 30 (10.14%) Business Analytics
11 30 (10.14%) Data Science
12 29 (9.80%) IT Strategy
12 29 (9.80%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (8.78%) Scrum
14 22 (7.43%) Business Analysis
14 22 (7.43%) Data Integration
15 21 (7.09%) Data Management
16 20 (6.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 258 (87.16%) SQL
2 163 (55.07%) T-SQL
3 135 (45.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 63 (21.28%) C#
5 34 (11.49%) R
6 31 (10.47%) PowerShell
7 29 (9.80%) Python
8 17 (5.74%) VBA
9 14 (4.73%) U-SQL
10 13 (4.39%) Java
11 8 (2.70%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.36%) ABAP
13 5 (1.69%) X++
14 4 (1.35%) VB
14 4 (1.35%) XMLA
15 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.34%) C
17 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (17.23%) Degree
2 25 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.35%) MCSE
4 3 (1.01%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.68%) MCITP
5 2 (0.68%) RHCE
5 2 (0.68%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.34%) OCA
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.07%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.03%) GDPR
3 5 (1.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.35%) SLA
5 3 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.01%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 182 (61.49%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.51%) Tableau
3 20 (6.76%) Oracle
4 19 (6.42%) Cognos
5 16 (5.41%) SAP
6 12 (4.05%) Google
7 11 (3.72%) IBM
8 6 (2.03%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.69%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.35%) Nintex
11 3 (1.01%) Aderant
11 3 (1.01%) VMware
12 2 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
13 1 (0.34%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.34%) Birst
13 1 (0.34%) Hortonworks