Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 781 877 848
Rank change year-on-year +96 -29 -114
Permanent jobs citing OLAP 45 145 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.58% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 31 101 173
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £40,550
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,406 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +13.64% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £93,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,288 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.80% +22.22% -14.29%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 15,383 24,890 36,385
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 19.74% 22.59% 26.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11,548 15,386 21,375
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

OLAP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OLAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OLAP in the UK

OLAP
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OLAP.

Salary trend for OLAP in the UK

OLAP
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing OLAP over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for OLAP in the UK

OLAP
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLAP within the UK over the 6 months to 20 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +94 43 £68,750 +5.77% 29
Work from Home +100 26 £62,500 -3.85% 13
UK excluding London +67 26 £70,288 +27.80% 17
London +138 13 £62,500 -10.71% 13
North of England +76 9 £82,500 +6.45% 5
North West +55 9 £82,500 +50.00% 5
South West - 7 £70,576 - 1
South East +64 4 £60,000 +9.09% 2
East of England +43 3 £70,000 +12.00% 4
West Midlands +65 2 £60,000 +17.65% 3
Midlands +30 2 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Scotland -27 1 - - 1

OLAP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (2.22%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (40.00%) Azure
2 12 (26.67%) Power Platform
3 10 (22.22%) GCP
4 9 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (11.11%) AWS
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft 365
6 2 (4.44%) Power Automate
6 2 (4.44%) PowerApps
6 2 (4.44%) WhatsApp
7 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 1 (2.22%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) AMQP
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
1 1 (2.22%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (26.67%) OLAP Cube
3 12 (26.67%) Power BI
4 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (17.78%) OLTP
5 8 (17.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (15.56%) BigQuery
7 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (11.11%) Data Lake
9 4 (8.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.89%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (8.89%) Data Vault
9 4 (8.89%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
10 3 (6.67%) Essbase
10 3 (6.67%) Spark SQL
10 3 (6.67%) Star Schema
11 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) ERwin
2 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.22%) Git
3 1 (2.22%) GitLab
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Law
3 9 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.33%) Banking
6 5 (11.11%) Retail
7 4 (8.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (6.67%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (6.67%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (6.67%) Private Banking
8 3 (6.67%) Retail Banking
9 2 (4.44%) Legal
10 1 (2.22%) Games
10 1 (2.22%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Architect
2 13 (28.89%) Data Architect
3 10 (22.22%) Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior
4 7 (15.56%) Software Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Data Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering Manager
5 6 (13.33%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Azure Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Azure Data Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Business Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Power BI Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Data Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (13.33%) REST
3 5 (11.11%) MDX
4 4 (8.89%) SOAP
5 1 (2.22%) GraphQL
5 1 (2.22%) gRPC
5 1 (2.22%) JSON
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) WebSockets
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Distributed Systems
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Product Ownership
3 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Data Modelling
2 19 (42.22%) Analytics
2 19 (42.22%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (35.56%) Agile
4 15 (33.33%) ETL
5 13 (28.89%) Visualisation
6 12 (26.67%) Data Architecture
7 9 (20.00%) Data Management
7 9 (20.00%) Scrum
7 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (17.78%) Data Governance
8 8 (17.78%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (15.56%) Kanban
9 7 (15.56%) Migration
9 7 (15.56%) People Management
10 6 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (13.33%) Data Pipeline
10 6 (13.33%) DevOps
11 5 (11.11%) Event-Driven
11 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (17.78%) C#
4 7 (15.56%) Python
5 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis Expressions
6 3 (6.67%) Java
6 3 (6.67%) Scala
6 3 (6.67%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Databricks
3 6 (13.33%) Cognos
4 5 (11.11%) IBM
4 5 (11.11%) SAP
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle
6 3 (6.67%) Google
6 3 (6.67%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.22%) Informatica