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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 113 92
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 0 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.44% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.19% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 18
Average salary - £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%
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
582 675 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.38% 37.21% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 483 542 570
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 £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Web Design
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) WF
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (60.00%) LESS
3 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Vertica
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) VLDB
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
1 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) WCF
1 3 (60.00%) WF
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (60.00%) LESS
1 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Vertica