Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
UK > England
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 801 889 768
Rank change year-on-year +88 -121 -42
Permanent jobs citing MDX 277 279 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.17% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.42% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 260 242 372
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -3.23%

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 51,039 66,584 67,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 37.86% 40.50% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42,454 55,859 57,499
England median annual salary £54,631 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.26% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +124 185 £60,000 - 12
Midlands +29 28 £47,500 +5.56% 1
North of England +1 26 £42,500 -5.56% 6
South East +42 23 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North West +26 17 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands +26 15 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +16 13 £50,000 +33.33%
East of England +84 9 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Yorkshire +11 9 £42,500 -32.00% 1
South West +12 5 £62,500 +18.48% 1
MDX
UK

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 268 (96.75%) Business Intelligence
2 247 (89.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 232 (83.75%) SQL
4 230 (83.03%) Data Warehouse
5 226 (81.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 225 (81.23%) SQL Server
6 225 (81.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 201 (72.56%) Power BI
7 201 (72.56%) Power Platform
8 179 (64.62%) Microsoft
9 168 (60.65%) Analytics
10 163 (58.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 157 (56.68%) ETL
12 152 (54.87%) Microsoft Azure
13 129 (46.57%) T-SQL
14 117 (42.24%) Finance
15 104 (37.55%) Data Lake
16 97 (35.02%) Data Modelling
17 95 (34.30%) Kimball Methodology
18 91 (32.85%) Python
19 86 (31.05%) Visualisation
20 80 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
21 79 (28.52%) Azure SQL Database
22 77 (27.80%) Databricks
22 77 (27.80%) Azure Data Factory
23 69 (24.91%) DevOps
23 69 (24.91%) Data Analytics
23 69 (24.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 62 (22.38%) OLAP
25 53 (19.13%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (2.89%) Apache Spark
2 5 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.72%) Apache
3 2 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.36%) SAS
4 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 201 (72.56%) Power Platform
2 152 (54.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (27.80%) Azure Data Factory
4 23 (8.30%) Data Lake Analytics
5 5 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.44%) PaaS
7 3 (1.08%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.72%) AWS Data Pipeline
8 2 (0.72%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.72%) Serverless
9 1 (0.36%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.36%) IaaS
9 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.72%) LAN
1 2 (0.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (89.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 230 (83.03%) Data Warehouse
3 226 (81.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 225 (81.23%) SQL Server
4 225 (81.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 201 (72.56%) Power BI
6 104 (37.55%) Data Lake
7 79 (28.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 69 (24.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 62 (22.38%) OLAP
10 50 (18.05%) SQL Server 2012
11 38 (13.72%) SQL Server 2016
12 37 (13.36%) Relational Database
13 25 (9.03%) QlikView
14 24 (8.66%) Big Data
14 24 (8.66%) OLAP Cube
15 17 (6.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 17 (6.14%) Cosmos DB
15 17 (6.14%) Hadoop
16 16 (5.78%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 17 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.36%) Hudson
5 1 (0.36%) Subversion
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 117 (42.24%) Finance
2 19 (6.86%) Legal
3 10 (3.61%) Retail
4 8 (2.89%) Marketing
5 6 (2.17%) Front Office
6 4 (1.44%) Advertising
7 3 (1.08%) Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) Law
9 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 203 (73.29%) Developer
2 169 (61.01%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 104 (37.55%) SQL Developer
4 86 (31.05%) SQL BI Developer
5 53 (19.13%) SSRS Developer
6 41 (14.80%) SSIS Developer
7 39 (14.08%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 39 (14.08%) SQL Server Developer
8 36 (13.00%) Azure Developer
9 35 (12.64%) Senior Developer
10 34 (12.27%) SSAS Developer
11 32 (11.55%) Database Developer
12 30 (10.83%) SQL Database Developer
13 26 (9.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
14 24 (8.66%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
15 22 (7.94%) Azure Specialist
15 22 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Lead
15 22 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Specialist
15 22 (7.94%) T-SQL Developer
16 21 (7.58%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.03%) .NET
2 8 (2.89%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.72%) CSS
3 2 (0.72%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (0.72%) HTML
3 2 (0.72%) HTML5
3 2 (0.72%) Kafka
4 1 (0.36%) COM
4 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.64%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.50%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.53%) Reinsurance
5 5 (1.81%) FMCG
5 5 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.72%) Credit Risk
6 2 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.72%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.36%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.36%) Replication
7 1 (0.36%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.44%) Windows
2 2 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (96.75%) Business Intelligence
2 168 (60.65%) Analytics
3 157 (56.68%) ETL
4 97 (35.02%) Data Modelling
5 95 (34.30%) Kimball Methodology
6 86 (31.05%) Visualisation
7 80 (28.88%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (24.91%) Data Analytics
8 69 (24.91%) DevOps
9 53 (19.13%) Problem-Solving
10 50 (18.05%) Scrum
11 47 (16.97%) Kanban
12 43 (15.52%) Data Visualisation
13 33 (11.91%) Data Ingestion
14 25 (9.03%) Data Science
14 25 (9.03%) Dimensional Modelling
15 23 (8.30%) Migration
16 19 (6.86%) Data Architecture
17 18 (6.50%) Data Migration
18 16 (5.78%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 232 (83.75%) SQL
2 163 (58.84%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 129 (46.57%) T-SQL
4 91 (32.85%) Python
5 50 (18.05%) C#
6 21 (7.58%) R
7 13 (4.69%) VB.NET
8 10 (3.61%) VBA
9 8 (2.89%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.17%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.44%) Scala
11 4 (1.44%) U-SQL
12 2 (0.72%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 2 (0.72%) Go
12 2 (0.72%) Java
13 1 (0.36%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (5.42%) Degree
2 9 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.08%) MCSA
4 2 (0.72%) Master's Degree
4 2 (0.72%) MCSE
4 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.69%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.17%) GDPR
3 2 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.72%) Apache Flume
1 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 179 (64.62%) Microsoft
2 77 (27.80%) Databricks
3 43 (15.52%) Tableau
4 11 (3.97%) SAP
5 8 (2.89%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle
7 2 (0.72%) Citrix
7 2 (0.72%) Cognos
7 2 (0.72%) Informatica
7 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.72%) VMware
8 1 (0.36%) Birst
8 1 (0.36%) RedGate