Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Multidimensional Expressions (MDX)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 324 299
Rank change year-on-year +24 -25 +7
Permanent jobs citing MDX 23 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.13% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.37% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 19
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +41.73%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,750 £51,250 £51,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -4.55%

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 3924 4020 3840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.48% 35.28% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3382 3425 3449
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,313 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 21 November 2017.

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 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
Birmingham +41 12 £40,000 -
Coventry +13 7 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Solihull - 2 £40,000 -
Staffordshire +4 1 £41,500 +14.48%
MDX
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing MDX 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MDX.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 22 (95.65%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
3 19 (82.61%) ETL
3 19 (82.61%) T-SQL
4 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
4 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (65.22%) C#
6 13 (56.52%) Power BI
7 12 (52.17%) Kimball Methodology
7 12 (52.17%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (47.83%) .NET
8 11 (47.83%) QlikView
8 11 (47.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 11 (47.83%) Tableau
9 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (43.48%) Legal
9 10 (43.48%) Retail
9 10 (43.48%) OLAP
10 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
11 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
12 5 (21.74%) Semantic Layer
12 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
12 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
12 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
12 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration

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 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (95.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
3 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (56.52%) Power BI
5 12 (52.17%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (47.83%) QlikView
7 10 (43.48%) OLAP
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
9 5 (21.74%) Semantic Layer
10 4 (17.39%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (4.35%) Big Data
11 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
11 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 10 (43.48%) Legal
1 10 (43.48%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (30.43%) SQL BI Developer
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Developer
4 6 (26.09%) SSAS Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
8 1 (4.35%) DBA
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) HPUX
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (82.61%) ETL
3 12 (52.17%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 5 (21.74%) Functional Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 2 (8.70%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Data Management
8 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
9 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
9 1 (4.35%) Data Strategy
9 1 (4.35%) ETL Development
9 1 (4.35%) PLM
9 1 (4.35%) Quality Management
9 1 (4.35%) Service Management
9 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) T-SQL
3 15 (65.22%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Tableau
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) VMware