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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 153 153
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 5 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.91% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Median salary £38,000 £43,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.14% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 930 883 930
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.03% 30.11% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 552 560 590
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing OLAP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +23 5 £38,000 -5.00%
OLAP
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 10 (83.33%) OLTP
2 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) MagicDraw
2 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
3 5 (41.67%) Data Quality
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) ISO20022
3 5 (41.67%) Information Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) ERwin
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) XML Schema
4 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
4 4 (33.33%) Back Office
4 4 (33.33%) Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Data Management
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
4 4 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 4 (33.33%) Cash Management
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration

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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) OLTP
2 6 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (33.33%) Star Schema
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) MS Access
6 2 (16.67%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) DTS
7 1 (8.33%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MagicDraw
2 5 (41.67%) ERwin
General
1 4 (33.33%) Back Office
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) General Ledger
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Information Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Modeller
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Information Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Strategy Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Reference Data
2 4 (33.33%) Taxonomies
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 6 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
1 6 (50.00%) UML
2 5 (41.67%) Information Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Cash Management
3 4 (33.33%) Conceptual Models
3 4 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Data Lineage
3 4 (33.33%) Data Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 4 (33.33%) Metadata Management
3 4 (33.33%) Ontologies
3 4 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 4 (33.33%) Reference Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) Data Quality
1 5 (41.67%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle