The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.74% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.63% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +42.85%
OLTP
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
123 90 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 45.56% 35.86% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 84 71 65
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

OLTP
Salary Trend in Chester

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

OLTP Salary Trend in Chester

OLTP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) Vertica
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Replication
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) VLDB

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) DBA
2 5 (83.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (33.33%) Server Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Vertica
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft