The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 117 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% 0.93% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.78% 2.49% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 6
Average salary £28,500 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.48% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
643 684 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.10% 37.30% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 523 543 643
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
OLTP
North West

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +13 5 £28,500 +14.00%
OLTP
North West

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) QA
3 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) ISEB
3 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Web Testing
3 10 (71.43%) System Testing
4 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Software Tester
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Junior
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 10 (71.43%) HTML
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
1 10 (71.43%) Web Testing
1 10 (71.43%) System Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Database Security
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle