The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 263 274 249
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -25
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 4 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.052% 0.070% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 0.22% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 24
Average salary £65,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%
OLTP
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2292 2766 2717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.02% 32.30% 31.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1931 2367 2455
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,500 £27,844
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

OLTP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

OLTP Salary Trend in the East of England

OLTP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Suffolk - 1 £65,000 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (80.00%) SQL
1 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) C#
3 8 (53.33%) Clustering
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (46.67%) Replication
4 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (33.33%) iGaming
6 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (20.00%) Middleware
7 3 (20.00%) VoIP
7 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
7 3 (20.00%) Finance
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Data Transformation
7 3 (20.00%) BYOD
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (20.00%) PABX
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (13.33%) NAS
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
1 3 (20.00%) PABX
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (33.33%) iGaming
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Architect
2 8 (53.33%) Data Architect
3 3 (20.00%) DBA
3 3 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Clustering
2 7 (46.67%) Replication
3 3 (20.00%) BYOD
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (6.67%) Social Gaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) OO
1 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
1 12 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft