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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 213 215 221
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 13 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.32% 0.036%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.12% 1.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 1
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -13.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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
1163 1402 1761
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.88% 24.60% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1197 1588
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

OLTP Salary Histogram in Berkshire

OLTP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 5 £62,500 +19.04%
Slough +3 2 £41,250 -17.50%
OLTP
South East

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 10 (55.56%) ETL
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) OLAP
3 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle OLAP
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
7 5 (27.78%) Informatica
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Navigator
7 5 (27.78%) Toad
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) DB2
7 5 (27.78%) C#

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (27.78%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (55.56%) OLAP
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Navigator
4 5 (27.78%) DB2
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (22.22%) MS Access
5 4 (22.22%) Data Mining
5 4 (22.22%) Star Schema
5 4 (22.22%) PerformancePoint
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Toad
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.56%) ERwin
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Business Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) Programmer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (11.11%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Database Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) MDX
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (27.78%) Mathematics
4 4 (22.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
1 4 (22.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) ETL
3 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) ERP
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (22.22%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Workflow
7 2 (11.11%) Time Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
8 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) PL/SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Korn
4 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Hyperion
3 5 (27.78%) Informatica
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
4 4 (22.22%) Tableau
5 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio