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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 96 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% - 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.62% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £52,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
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
322 470 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 31.41% 39.56% 31.55%
Number of salaries quoted 281 424 219
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 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
West Malling - 1 £52,500 -
OLTP
South East

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) MCITP
3 4 (66.67%) Propensity Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) Marketing
3 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) MCDBA
3 4 (66.67%) ETL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) COM
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) SAS

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mart
General
1 4 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Server Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Database Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) COM
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 3 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) Propensity Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCDBA
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) MCITP
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Business Objects