Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 816 852 768
Rank change year-on-year +36 -84 -167
Permanent jobs citing MDX 274 327 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.50% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 227 249 381
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £38,250 £33,600 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -2.78%

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 55,707 66,031 65,898
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.56% 40.54% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 45,995 55,809 57,349
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +28 140 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Midlands +65 59 £43,750 -12.50% 9
East Midlands +51 48 £42,500 -15.00% 4
South East +18 40 £57,500 +27.78% 9
East of England +35 20 £45,000 -18.18% 3
North of England +12 16 £35,000 -22.22% 3
North West +9 11 £35,000 +7.69% 1
West Midlands +28 10 £48,750 -4.88% 5
Yorkshire +7 5 £62,500 -10.71% 2
MDX
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 253 (92.34%) SQL
2 219 (79.93%) SQL Server
2 219 (79.93%) Business Intelligence
3 216 (78.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 215 (78.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 197 (71.90%) Data Warehouse
6 191 (69.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 168 (61.31%) T-SQL
8 156 (56.93%) Microsoft
8 156 (56.93%) Power BI
9 142 (51.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 101 (36.86%) ETL
11 99 (36.13%) Visualisation
12 90 (32.85%) Microsoft Azure
13 80 (29.20%) Analytics
14 75 (27.37%) Finance
15 71 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
16 64 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
17 61 (22.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 60 (21.90%) OLAP
19 54 (19.71%) Tableau
20 53 (19.34%) C#
21 50 (18.25%) Retail
22 46 (16.79%) R
22 46 (16.79%) Big Data
23 44 (16.06%) Dimensional Modelling
24 42 (15.33%) Relational Database
25 41 (14.96%) SQL Server 2016
25 41 (14.96%) Visual Studio
26 40 (14.60%) Marketing

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 33 (12.04%) SAS
2 19 (6.93%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.65%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.82%) Confluence
5 4 (1.46%) Apache
6 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) IIS
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (5.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.36%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (6.57%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (2.19%) SAP CO
3 6 (2.19%) SAP FI
3 6 (2.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (1.82%) Elite 3E
5 4 (1.46%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.09%) Carpe Diem
6 3 (1.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (1.09%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 90 (32.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (12.41%) PaaS
3 29 (10.58%) Data Lake Analytics
4 24 (8.76%) SaaS
5 20 (7.30%) IaaS
6 15 (5.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (1.82%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.36%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) DNS
1 2 (0.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (79.93%) SQL Server
2 216 (78.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 215 (78.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 197 (71.90%) Data Warehouse
5 191 (69.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 156 (56.93%) Power BI
7 61 (22.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 60 (21.90%) OLAP
9 46 (16.79%) Big Data
10 42 (15.33%) Relational Database
11 41 (14.96%) SQL Server 2016
12 40 (14.60%) SQL Server 2012
13 38 (13.87%) Azure SQL Database
14 36 (13.14%) Data Lake
15 32 (11.68%) Hadoop
16 30 (10.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 28 (10.22%) OLAP Cube
18 20 (7.30%) SAS EBI
19 18 (6.57%) RDBMS
19 18 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 41 (14.96%) Visual Studio
2 24 (8.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.01%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.19%) JIRA
4 6 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.36%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.36%) Flyway
6 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.36%) JUnit
6 1 (0.36%) Mockito
6 1 (0.36%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.36%) tSQLt
General
1 75 (27.37%) Finance
2 50 (18.25%) Retail
3 40 (14.60%) Marketing
4 13 (4.74%) French Language
4 13 (4.74%) German Language
4 13 (4.74%) Spanish Language
5 9 (3.28%) Banking
5 9 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.82%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (71.53%) Developer
2 145 (52.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 79 (28.83%) SQL Developer
4 63 (22.99%) Senior Developer
5 58 (21.17%) SSIS Developer
6 55 (20.07%) SQL BI Developer
7 46 (16.79%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 44 (16.06%) SSRS Developer
9 37 (13.50%) SSAS Developer
10 32 (11.68%) Analyst
11 30 (10.95%) Power BI Developer
12 27 (9.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 23 (8.39%) T-SQL Developer
14 22 (8.03%) Architect
14 22 (8.03%) Senior SQL Developer
15 21 (7.66%) Business Intelligence Lead
15 21 (7.66%) ETL Developer
15 21 (7.66%) SQL Server Developer
16 20 (7.30%) SQL Server BI Developer
17 19 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (14.23%) .NET
2 7 (2.55%) JSON
2 7 (2.55%) Kafka
3 6 (2.19%) REST
4 5 (1.82%) EDI
5 4 (1.46%) HTML
5 4 (1.46%) HTML5
5 4 (1.46%) Middleware
5 4 (1.46%) Web Services
6 3 (1.09%) SOAP
7 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.36%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.36%) React
7 1 (0.36%) RESTful
7 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (23.36%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (13.50%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (5.84%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.28%) Credit Risk
5 8 (2.92%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.19%) Fintech
8 5 (1.82%) NHS
9 4 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.09%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.09%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.73%) Reinsurance
12 1 (0.36%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.47%) Windows
2 14 (5.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.09%) Linux
4 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (79.93%) Business Intelligence
2 101 (36.86%) ETL
3 99 (36.13%) Visualisation
4 80 (29.20%) Analytics
5 71 (25.91%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (16.06%) Dimensional Modelling
7 39 (14.23%) Data Modelling
8 34 (12.41%) Data Visualisation
8 34 (12.41%) Scrum
9 27 (9.85%) Kimball Methodology
10 25 (9.12%) Data Integration
10 25 (9.12%) Data Science
11 23 (8.39%) Business Analytics
11 23 (8.39%) IT Strategy
12 21 (7.66%) ETL Development
13 20 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (6.93%) Dashboard Development
14 19 (6.93%) ERP
15 17 (6.20%) Business Analysis
15 17 (6.20%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 253 (92.34%) SQL
2 168 (61.31%) T-SQL
3 142 (51.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 53 (19.34%) C#
5 46 (16.79%) R
6 24 (8.76%) Python
7 20 (7.30%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.74%) Java
9 11 (4.01%) U-SQL
10 6 (2.19%) ABAP
11 5 (1.82%) VBA
11 5 (1.82%) X++
12 4 (1.46%) XMLA
13 3 (1.09%) VB
14 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.36%) Perl
14 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (14.23%) Degree
2 16 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.09%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.36%) OCA
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.57%) GDPR
2 12 (4.38%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.09%) QA
4 2 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.09%) Hyper-V
1 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) Ansible
1 1 (0.36%) HP Fortify
1 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 156 (56.93%) Microsoft
2 54 (19.71%) Tableau
3 18 (6.57%) Oracle
4 14 (5.11%) Cognos
5 11 (4.01%) SAP
6 5 (1.82%) IBM
7 4 (1.46%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.09%) Aderant
8 3 (1.09%) Google
8 3 (1.09%) VMware
9 2 (0.73%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.36%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.36%) Citrix
10 1 (0.36%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.36%) Informatica
10 1 (0.36%) Nintex
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.36%) RedGate