Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 910 711 656
Rank change year-on-year -199 -55 +77
Permanent jobs citing MDX 238 459 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.29% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 0.70% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 198 392 625
England median annual salary £49,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £73,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -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 66,093 65,512 73,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.98% 40.75% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55,481 56,072 64,101
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -158 128 £57,500 +4.55% 14
Midlands +31 41 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North of England -10 28 £45,000 +12.50% 2
North West -14 25 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East -44 23 £45,000 -14.29% 4
West Midlands +9 21 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands +3 20 £46,250 +15.63% 3
East of England -4 10 £55,000 +46.67%
South West -17 6 £55,000 -18.52% 2
North East - 3 £35,000 -
MDX
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 210 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 208 (87.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 197 (82.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 190 (79.83%) SQL
5 187 (78.57%) SQL Server
6 172 (72.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 159 (66.81%) Microsoft
8 156 (65.55%) Data Warehouse
9 153 (64.29%) T-SQL
10 127 (53.36%) ETL
11 126 (52.94%) Power BI
12 80 (33.61%) OLAP
13 69 (28.99%) Kimball Methodology
14 65 (27.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 60 (25.21%) Tableau
15 60 (25.21%) Finance
16 55 (23.11%) Analytics
17 52 (21.85%) Microsoft Azure
18 51 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
18 51 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
19 45 (18.91%) .NET
20 43 (18.07%) Data Modelling
21 41 (17.23%) C#
22 40 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
23 39 (16.39%) Dimensional Modelling
24 38 (15.97%) Visualisation
25 31 (13.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
26 30 (12.61%) SQL Server 2012
27 29 (12.18%) SQL Server 2016
27 29 (12.18%) OLAP Cube

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 19 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.68%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (1.26%) SAS
4 2 (0.84%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (9.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.26%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.26%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.26%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.84%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.42%) Carpe Diem
4 1 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 52 (21.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.36%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.94%) SaaS
4 5 (2.10%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.68%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.68%) IaaS
5 4 (1.68%) Office 365
6 1 (0.42%) Boomi
6 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.10%) Firewall
2 4 (1.68%) DNS
3 1 (0.42%) Broadband
3 1 (0.42%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.42%) SSL
3 1 (0.42%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (87.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 197 (82.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 187 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 172 (72.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 156 (65.55%) Data Warehouse
6 126 (52.94%) Power BI
7 80 (33.61%) OLAP
8 31 (13.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 30 (12.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (12.18%) OLAP Cube
10 29 (12.18%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (11.34%) SQL Server 2014
12 25 (10.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (9.66%) Big Data
13 23 (9.66%) Relational Database
14 22 (9.24%) QlikView
15 16 (6.72%) Hadoop
16 15 (6.30%) PowerPivot
17 13 (5.46%) Azure SQL Database
17 13 (5.46%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 29 (12.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (10.92%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.78%) Eclipse
3 9 (3.78%) JIRA
3 9 (3.78%) JUnit
3 9 (3.78%) Maven
4 5 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.84%) Subversion
6 2 (0.84%) tSQLt
7 1 (0.42%) ERwin
7 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 60 (25.21%) Finance
2 14 (5.88%) Retail
3 11 (4.62%) Advertising
3 11 (4.62%) Marketing
4 3 (1.26%) Front Office
4 3 (1.26%) Games
4 3 (1.26%) Law
5 2 (0.84%) Back Office
5 2 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Billing
6 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 169 (71.01%) Developer
2 133 (55.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 59 (24.79%) SQL Developer
4 42 (17.65%) SQL BI Developer
5 41 (17.23%) SSIS Developer
6 31 (13.03%) SSAS Developer
7 29 (12.18%) SQL Server Developer
7 29 (12.18%) SSRS Developer
8 28 (11.76%) Analyst
9 22 (9.24%) ETL Developer
10 21 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 20 (8.40%) Architect
11 20 (8.40%) Consultant
12 19 (7.98%) T-SQL Developer
13 18 (7.56%) Business Developer
14 17 (7.14%) Data Architect
14 17 (7.14%) SQL Server BI Developer
15 13 (5.46%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 13 (5.46%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 13 (5.46%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (18.91%) .NET
2 15 (6.30%) SOAP
3 13 (5.46%) REST
4 11 (4.62%) Web Services
5 9 (3.78%) Spring
6 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.68%) Kafka
7 4 (1.68%) XML
8 3 (1.26%) RESTful
9 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.84%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.84%) J2EE
10 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.42%) D3.js
10 1 (0.42%) jQuery
10 1 (0.42%) LINQ
10 1 (0.42%) WSDL
10 1 (0.42%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.72%) Fintech
3 15 (6.30%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.78%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 7 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.52%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.26%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.84%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.84%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.84%) Clustering
9 2 (0.84%) Replication
10 1 (0.42%) Equities
10 1 (0.42%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.42%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.42%) NHS
10 1 (0.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.26%) Windows
2 1 (0.42%) Linux
2 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (88.24%) Business Intelligence
2 127 (53.36%) ETL
3 69 (28.99%) Kimball Methodology
4 55 (23.11%) Analytics
5 51 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
6 43 (18.07%) Data Modelling
7 39 (16.39%) Dimensional Modelling
8 38 (15.97%) Visualisation
9 28 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
10 21 (8.82%) Scrum
11 20 (8.40%) Business Analysis
12 17 (7.14%) ETL Development
13 16 (6.72%) Data Visualisation
14 15 (6.30%) Data Analytics
15 14 (5.88%) Data Architecture
15 14 (5.88%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.88%) Unit Testing
16 13 (5.46%) Data Strategy
16 13 (5.46%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 190 (79.83%) SQL
2 153 (64.29%) T-SQL
3 65 (27.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 41 (17.23%) C#
5 24 (10.08%) PowerShell
6 18 (7.56%) R
7 15 (6.30%) VBA
8 14 (5.88%) Python
9 9 (3.78%) Java
10 8 (3.36%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.10%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.68%) JavaScript
12 4 (1.68%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.26%) ABAP
13 3 (1.26%) VB
14 2 (0.84%) Scala
15 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.42%) Perl
15 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (9.66%) Degree
2 16 (6.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.94%) MCSE
4 4 (1.68%) MBA
5 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) MCITP
6 1 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.42%) RHCE
6 1 (0.42%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) GDPR
2 11 (4.62%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Control-M
1 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.42%) Puppet
1 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 159 (66.81%) Microsoft
2 60 (25.21%) Tableau
3 20 (8.40%) Cognos
4 10 (4.20%) SAP
5 9 (3.78%) Oracle
6 8 (3.36%) IBM
7 7 (2.94%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.68%) Google
8 4 (1.68%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.68%) RedGate
9 3 (1.26%) Talend
10 2 (0.84%) Birst
10 2 (0.84%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.42%) BT
11 1 (0.42%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.42%) Dell
11 1 (0.42%) Dundas
11 1 (0.42%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.42%) Informatica