The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 216 207 216
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 1 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.021% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.081% 2.06% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
OLTP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1232 1311 1453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.37% 23.95% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1059 1236
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,400 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OLTP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Berkshire region.

OLTP Salary Trend in Berkshire

OLTP
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OLTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OLTP.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) DNA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing OLTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OLTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DBA
2 1 (50.00%) Production DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) DNA
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN