The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 96 97
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.43% 0.079%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.03% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%
OLTP
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
336 484 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.11% 41.19% 27.47%
Number of salaries quoted 302 414 300
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OLTP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

OLTP Salary Trend in Kent

OLTP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mart
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft