Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 855 743 771
Rank change year-on-year -112 +28 -106
Permanent jobs citing MDX 297 434 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.64% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 260 365 458
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%

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 64,145 67,792 72,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.64% 40.72% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53,550 56,835 63,810
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 -43 177 £60,000 +4.35% 12
Midlands +21 37 £42,250 +5.63% 3
North of England -7 30 £45,000 +12.50% 5
South East 0 28 £40,000 -15.79% 10
North West +2 25 £45,000 +12.50% 5
East Midlands +11 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East of England +7 18 £55,000 +40.13%
West Midlands +17 14 £37,500 -6.25%
South West +18 6 £52,750 -12.08%
Yorkshire +27 5 £63,750 +53.61%
MDX
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 242 (81.48%) Business Intelligence
1 242 (81.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 242 (81.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 241 (81.14%) SQL
3 237 (79.80%) SQL Server
4 211 (71.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 206 (69.36%) Microsoft
6 203 (68.35%) Data Warehouse
7 167 (56.23%) T-SQL
8 164 (55.22%) Power BI
9 135 (45.45%) ETL
10 120 (40.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 83 (27.95%) OLAP
12 81 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 77 (25.93%) Analytics
13 77 (25.93%) Finance
14 76 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
15 61 (20.54%) .NET
16 59 (19.87%) C#
17 56 (18.86%) Data Modelling
17 56 (18.86%) Kimball Methodology
18 55 (18.52%) Visualisation
19 51 (17.17%) SQL Server 2012
20 46 (15.49%) SQL Server 2016
21 45 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
22 44 (14.81%) Degree
23 43 (14.48%) Dimensional Modelling
23 43 (14.48%) Relational Database
24 42 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
25 41 (13.80%) Tableau

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 25 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.37%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.68%) SAS
4 4 (1.35%) IIS
4 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.01%) Apache
6 1 (0.34%) Confluence
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 32 (10.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.67%) SPSS
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.39%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (4.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (3.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (2.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 6 (2.02%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (1.35%) SAP CO
5 4 (1.35%) SAP FI
5 4 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.67%) Elite 3E
6 2 (0.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 81 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (7.07%) PaaS
3 19 (6.40%) Azure Data Factory
4 13 (4.38%) Data Lake Analytics
5 11 (3.70%) IaaS
5 11 (3.70%) SaaS
6 9 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (3.03%) Google Analytics
7 6 (2.02%) Office 365
8 1 (0.34%) Boomi
8 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.68%) Firewall
2 4 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (0.34%) Broadband
3 1 (0.34%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) SSL
3 1 (0.34%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (81.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 242 (81.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 237 (79.80%) SQL Server
3 211 (71.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 203 (68.35%) Data Warehouse
5 164 (55.22%) Power BI
6 83 (27.95%) OLAP
7 51 (17.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (15.49%) SQL Server 2016
9 43 (14.48%) Relational Database
10 38 (12.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 35 (11.78%) OLAP Cube
12 33 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
13 32 (10.77%) Azure SQL Database
14 27 (9.09%) Big Data
15 25 (8.42%) SQL Server 2014
16 24 (8.08%) Data Lake
16 24 (8.08%) PowerPivot
17 20 (6.73%) Hadoop
17 20 (6.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 33 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 16 (5.39%) JIRA
3 11 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.36%) tSQLt
5 6 (2.02%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.35%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.35%) Subversion
7 3 (1.01%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.67%) JUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.34%) Flyway
9 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.34%) Maven
9 1 (0.34%) Mockito
9 1 (0.34%) Selenium
9 1 (0.34%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 77 (25.93%) Finance
2 19 (6.40%) Retail
3 18 (6.06%) Marketing
4 13 (4.38%) Advertising
5 10 (3.37%) Banking
6 6 (2.02%) French Language
6 6 (2.02%) German Language
6 6 (2.02%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.35%) Legal
8 3 (1.01%) Games
8 3 (1.01%) Law
9 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Billing
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 202 (68.01%) Developer
2 153 (51.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 77 (25.93%) SQL Developer
4 49 (16.50%) SQL BI Developer
5 48 (16.16%) SSIS Developer
6 39 (13.13%) Analyst
6 39 (13.13%) Senior Developer
7 36 (12.12%) SSAS Developer
8 35 (11.78%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 33 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
10 31 (10.44%) SSRS Developer
11 25 (8.42%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 23 (7.74%) Analyst Developer
12 23 (7.74%) Consultant
13 22 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
14 19 (6.40%) Architect
14 19 (6.40%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 19 (6.40%) SQL Server BI Developer
15 18 (6.06%) ETL Developer
16 17 (5.72%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (20.54%) .NET
2 22 (7.41%) Web Services
3 18 (6.06%) SOAP
4 15 (5.05%) REST
5 10 (3.37%) RESTful
5 10 (3.37%) XML
6 7 (2.36%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.36%) Kafka
7 6 (2.02%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.35%) HTML
8 4 (1.35%) HTML5
8 4 (1.35%) Middleware
9 3 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.01%) jQuery
9 3 (1.01%) LINQ
9 3 (1.01%) WSDL
9 3 (1.01%) XSD
10 2 (0.67%) JSON
11 1 (0.34%) React
11 1 (0.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (4.71%) Data Structures
4 11 (3.70%) Reinsurance
5 10 (3.37%) NHS
6 9 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.36%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.02%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.68%) Fintech
10 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.35%) Replication
10 4 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.01%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.01%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.67%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.34%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.34%) Equities
13 1 (0.34%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.05%) Windows
2 10 (3.37%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.02%) Linux
4 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (81.48%) Business Intelligence
2 135 (45.45%) ETL
3 77 (25.93%) Analytics
4 76 (25.59%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (18.86%) Data Modelling
5 56 (18.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 55 (18.52%) Visualisation
7 45 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
8 43 (14.48%) Dimensional Modelling
9 41 (13.80%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (9.76%) ETL Development
11 22 (7.41%) Business Analysis
11 22 (7.41%) Scrum
12 21 (7.07%) Data Management
12 21 (7.07%) Data Visualisation
13 20 (6.73%) CRM
14 18 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (6.06%) Data Governance
15 17 (5.72%) Business Analytics
16 15 (5.05%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 241 (81.14%) SQL
2 167 (56.23%) T-SQL
3 120 (40.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 59 (19.87%) C#
5 31 (10.44%) PowerShell
6 24 (8.08%) Python
7 20 (6.73%) VBA
8 19 (6.40%) R
9 9 (3.03%) JavaScript
10 8 (2.69%) Java
10 8 (2.69%) U-SQL
10 8 (2.69%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.35%) ABAP
11 4 (1.35%) XMLA
12 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.01%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.01%) VB
13 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (14.81%) Degree
2 23 (7.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.70%) MCSE
4 3 (1.01%) MCITP
4 3 (1.01%) RHCE
4 3 (1.01%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.04%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.37%) GDPR
3 4 (1.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Ansible
3 1 (0.34%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 206 (69.36%) Microsoft
2 41 (13.80%) Tableau
3 15 (5.05%) Google
4 14 (4.71%) Oracle
4 14 (4.71%) SAP
5 11 (3.70%) Cognos
5 11 (3.70%) IBM
6 6 (2.02%) Cloudera
7 4 (1.35%) Alteryx
7 4 (1.35%) Nintex
8 3 (1.01%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.34%) Birst
9 1 (0.34%) BT
9 1 (0.34%) Capita
9 1 (0.34%) Dell
9 1 (0.34%) Dundas
9 1 (0.34%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.34%) Informatica
9 1 (0.34%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.34%) RedGate