Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 730 585
Rank change year-on-year -119 -145 +210
Permanent jobs citing MDX 308 424 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.26% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.65% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 234 370 764
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,675 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%

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 67,700 65,220 76,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 39.56% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57,460 56,587 66,174
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -118 139 £55,000 - 15
South East -9 49 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North of England -4 48 £38,750 +6.90% 10
Midlands +20 37 £50,000 +33.33% 7
North West -24 28 £37,250 +12.88% 7
East of England +3 24 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands +3 19 £50,000 +42.86% 2
East Midlands +17 18 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Yorkshire +16 10 £65,000 +52.94% 3
South West -2 5 £36,500 -27.00%
North East -15 4 £35,000 -
MDX
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 284 (92.21%) Business Intelligence
2 276 (89.61%) SQL
3 249 (80.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 238 (77.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 236 (76.62%) SQL Server
6 205 (66.56%) T-SQL
7 202 (65.58%) Microsoft
8 192 (62.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 191 (62.01%) Data Warehouse
10 164 (53.25%) ETL
11 145 (47.08%) Power BI
12 111 (36.04%) OLAP
13 108 (35.06%) Kimball Methodology
14 105 (34.09%) Tableau
15 94 (30.52%) Data Modelling
16 84 (27.27%) Finance
17 81 (26.30%) Analytics
18 68 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
19 63 (20.45%) Dimensional Modelling
20 60 (19.48%) Cognos
21 57 (18.51%) QlikView
22 56 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
23 55 (17.86%) Big Data
24 54 (17.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
25 51 (16.56%) SQL Server 2016
26 50 (16.23%) SQL Server 2012
27 49 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
28 46 (14.94%) PowerShell
29 45 (14.61%) .NET
29 45 (14.61%) C#

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 28 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.90%) JBoss
2 12 (3.90%) Tomcat
2 12 (3.90%) WebLogic
2 12 (3.90%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.27%) NetWeaver
4 4 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 26 (8.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (2.27%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.32%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 56 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.60%) Azure Data Factory
4 5 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (1.62%) SaaS
5 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.97%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.52%) DNS
1 17 (5.52%) Firewall
2 12 (3.90%) HTTP
2 12 (3.90%) SSL
3 2 (0.65%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (80.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 238 (77.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 236 (76.62%) SQL Server
4 192 (62.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 191 (62.01%) Data Warehouse
6 145 (47.08%) Power BI
7 111 (36.04%) OLAP
8 57 (18.51%) QlikView
9 55 (17.86%) Big Data
10 51 (16.56%) SQL Server 2016
11 50 (16.23%) SQL Server 2012
12 43 (13.96%) SQL Server 2014
13 42 (13.64%) OLAP Cube
14 37 (12.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 36 (11.69%) Relational Database
15 36 (11.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 27 (8.77%) Hadoop
17 26 (8.44%) BusinessObjects
17 26 (8.44%) Data Lake
18 21 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (13.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (9.42%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.55%) Eclipse
4 13 (4.22%) JUnit
4 13 (4.22%) Maven
5 3 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.32%) ERwin
6 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 84 (27.27%) Finance
2 13 (4.22%) Banking
2 13 (4.22%) Marketing
3 9 (2.92%) Advertising
3 9 (2.92%) Legal
4 6 (1.95%) Publishing
5 3 (0.97%) Financial Institution
5 3 (0.97%) Front Office
5 3 (0.97%) Retail
5 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.65%) Back Office
6 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 189 (61.36%) Developer
2 151 (49.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 79 (25.65%) SQL Developer
4 61 (19.81%) SQL BI Developer
5 46 (14.94%) Consultant
5 46 (14.94%) SSIS Developer
6 44 (14.29%) SSAS Developer
7 38 (12.34%) Architect
8 33 (10.71%) T-SQL Developer
9 32 (10.39%) SSRS Developer
10 31 (10.06%) Data Architect
11 28 (9.09%) Business Developer
12 26 (8.44%) ETL Developer
13 25 (8.12%) Analyst
13 25 (8.12%) SQL Server Developer
14 21 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 21 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 18 (5.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 18 (5.84%) Microsoft BI Developer
15 18 (5.84%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.61%) .NET
2 35 (11.36%) Web Services
3 25 (8.12%) Spring
4 23 (7.47%) REST
4 23 (7.47%) SOAP
5 15 (4.87%) HTML
5 15 (4.87%) XML
6 13 (4.22%) JSP
6 13 (4.22%) XSLT
7 12 (3.90%) LDAP
7 12 (3.90%) Spring Security
8 5 (1.62%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.65%) CSS
9 2 (0.65%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.65%) HTML5
9 2 (0.65%) J2EE
9 2 (0.65%) Kafka
10 1 (0.32%) D3.js
10 1 (0.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (10.06%) Management Information System
3 28 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (6.49%) Fintech
5 10 (3.25%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.92%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.27%) iPhone
8 6 (1.95%) NHS
8 6 (1.95%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.62%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.62%) Equities
10 3 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.97%) Replication
11 2 (0.65%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.65%) Clustering
12 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.32%) Social Media
12 1 (0.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.87%) Linux
2 14 (4.55%) Windows
3 12 (3.90%) Solaris
4 3 (0.97%) Unix
5 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.32%) HPUX
6 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (92.21%) Business Intelligence
2 164 (53.25%) ETL
3 108 (35.06%) Kimball Methodology
4 94 (30.52%) Data Modelling
5 81 (26.30%) Analytics
6 68 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (20.45%) Dimensional Modelling
8 49 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
9 41 (13.31%) Visualisation
10 34 (11.04%) Data Management
11 32 (10.39%) Data Integration
11 32 (10.39%) Data Visualisation
11 32 (10.39%) Inmon Methodology
11 32 (10.39%) Unit Testing
12 31 (10.06%) ETL Development
13 29 (9.42%) Migration
14 27 (8.77%) Mentoring
15 23 (7.47%) Data Architecture
16 22 (7.14%) Database Tuning
17 21 (6.82%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 276 (89.61%) SQL
2 205 (66.56%) T-SQL
3 54 (17.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 46 (14.94%) PowerShell
5 45 (14.61%) C#
6 33 (10.71%) Java
7 32 (10.39%) VBA
8 14 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 13 (4.22%) R
10 10 (3.25%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.92%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.27%) ABAP
13 6 (1.95%) Python
14 4 (1.30%) C
15 2 (0.65%) Scala
16 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (11.69%) Degree
2 20 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.92%) MBA
4 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) MCITP
5 2 (0.65%) MCSE
6 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.30%) QA
3 2 (0.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Control-M
1 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.32%) Puppet
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 202 (65.58%) Microsoft
2 105 (34.09%) Tableau
3 60 (19.48%) Cognos
4 27 (8.77%) Oracle
5 22 (7.14%) SAP
6 21 (6.82%) IBM
6 21 (6.82%) MicroStrategy
7 15 (4.87%) Talend
8 14 (4.55%) Informatica
9 12 (3.90%) Intel
9 12 (3.90%) Jaspersoft
9 12 (3.90%) TIBCO
9 12 (3.90%) Vertica
10 6 (1.95%) RedGate
11 4 (1.30%) Alteryx
12 3 (0.97%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.65%) VMware
14 1 (0.32%) Google
14 1 (0.32%) Hyperion
14 1 (0.32%) Red Hat