The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 113 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 5 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.22% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% 0.62% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 14
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -25.97%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%
OLTP
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
539 642 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 31.89% 35.75% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 446 520 538
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

OLTP
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

OLTP Salary Trend in Cheshire

OLTP
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 -
Chester - 2 £40,000 -
OLTP
North West

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Big Data
3 9 (45.00%) MySQL
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) VLDB
4 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (40.00%) Vertica
4 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (35.00%) Capacity Management
5 7 (35.00%) Teradata
5 7 (35.00%) DB2 UDB
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (35.00%) Ingres
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) Service Management
5 7 (35.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
5 7 (35.00%) UNIX
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) DB2
6 6 (30.00%) Sybase
7 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (20.00%) Inversion of Control

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) Big Data
2 9 (45.00%) MySQL
3 8 (40.00%) VLDB
3 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 7 (35.00%) DB2 UDB
4 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (35.00%) Ingres
4 7 (35.00%) DB2
5 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) DBA
2 7 (35.00%) Teradata DBA
2 7 (35.00%) SQL DBA
2 7 (35.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (20.00%) LESS
1 4 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (20.00%) WCF
1 4 (20.00%) WF
1 4 (20.00%) jQuery
1 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (20.00%) XML
1 4 (20.00%) XSLT
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
2 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (35.00%) Capacity Management
3 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 5 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (20.00%) Web Design
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C#
2 4 (20.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Vertica
2 7 (35.00%) Teradata
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Sybase