Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 296 316
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 -10
Permanent jobs citing MDX 20 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.61% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 37
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% +8.43%
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +10.00%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,214 3,744 4,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 34.19% 38.28% 34.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,670 3,288 3,594
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MDX
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing MDX as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MDX in the West Midlands

MDX
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MDX in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for MDX in the West Midlands

MDX
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MDX in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for MDX in the West Midlands

MDX
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MDX within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Walsall - 9 £37,500 -
Birmingham -21 6 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Coventry - 2 - -
Shropshire +20 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Solihull +8 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
MDX
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MDX.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) T-SQL
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 16 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (60.00%) C#
8 10 (50.00%) .NET
8 10 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
9 9 (45.00%) Retail
10 7 (35.00%) ETL
11 6 (30.00%) Finance
12 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 5 (25.00%) Power BI
13 4 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
13 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
13 4 (20.00%) OLAP
14 3 (15.00%) QlikView
14 3 (15.00%) Time Management
14 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
14 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
14 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling

MDX
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Carpe Diem
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (25.00%) Power BI
5 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (20.00%) OLAP
7 3 (15.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (15.00%) QlikView
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (10.00%) Semantic Layer
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (5.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.00%) Data Lake
9 1 (5.00%) ROLAP
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Junior DBA
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
4 7 (35.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Statistics
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) T-SQL
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Cognos
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) JD Edwards
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Aderant