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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 241 231 269
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +38
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 15 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 0.70% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 10
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
2220 2279 3102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.32% 32.03% 33.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1873 2027 2679
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

OLTP Salary Histogram 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 October 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
(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
Essex - 10 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,750 -
Cambridgeshire -17 2 £55,000 +10.00% 1
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (75.00%) Data Modelling
5 16 (66.67%) OLAP
5 16 (66.67%) ETL
6 13 (54.17%) Finance
7 12 (50.00%) XML
7 12 (50.00%) DTS
8 11 (45.83%) Replication
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (25.00%) .NET
11 6 (25.00%) C#
11 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
11 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
12 4 (16.67%) Big Data
12 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
12 4 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
12 4 (16.67%) HDFS
13 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (66.67%) OLAP
4 12 (50.00%) DTS
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (25.00%) Data Mining
8 4 (16.67%) Hadoop
8 4 (16.67%) Big Data
9 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database
11 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (4.17%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) DBA
2 11 (45.83%) SQL DBA
3 10 (41.67%) Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Database Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) COM
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Replication
2 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 16 (66.67%) ETL
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.17%) People Management
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.17%) XQuery
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) HDFS
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Sun
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago