Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for OLAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OLAP over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 185 209
Rank change year-on-year -36 +24 +29
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 13 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.23% 0.58% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 1.85% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 13
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% +29.41% -24.78%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,650 £35,250
90th Percentile £48,500 £67,500 £51,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

OLAP is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1953 1623 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.47% 31.37% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 967 1313
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing OLAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in Scotland

OLAP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLAP in Scotland.

Salary trend for OLAP in Scotland

OLAP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -15 8 £42,500 -7.61%
Edinburgh -30 5 £40,000 -27.27%
OLAP
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing OLAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for OLAP.

1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) SAS
3 10 (76.92%) Informatica
4 9 (69.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (61.54%) QlikView
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) ETL
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (46.15%) PowerCenter
6 6 (46.15%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
6 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
6 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
6 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
6 6 (46.15%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (38.46%) Base SAS
7 5 (38.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 5 (38.46%) Unix
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
8 4 (30.77%) Teradata
8 4 (30.77%) Python
8 4 (30.77%) Cognos
8 4 (30.77%) Oracle
8 4 (30.77%) SAP
8 4 (30.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence

OLAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (84.62%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 8 (61.54%) QlikView
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (46.15%) OLAP Cube
3 6 (46.15%) PowerCenter
3 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (38.46%) Base SAS
4 5 (38.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 4 (30.77%) Cognos Report Studio
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (15.38%) OLTP
7 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) SAS BI Developer
1 6 (46.15%) SAS Developer
1 6 (46.15%) SSIS Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Informatica BI Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Data Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) ETL
3 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Customer Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (30.77%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) R
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Informatica
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (30.77%) Cognos
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) SAP
4 4 (30.77%) Tableau
4 4 (30.77%) Teradata