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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 97 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.48% - 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.42% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £51,250 - £63,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 - £61,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 - £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +42.85%
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
352 430 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.88% 39.34% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 291 373 284
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (90.00%) Migration
2 9 (90.00%) Replication
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) OLAP
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (40.00%) MCDBA
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) SunGard
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) MCITP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Propensity Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Business Objects

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) OLAP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DBA
1 5 (50.00%) Senior DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (90.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Propensity Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCDBA
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCITP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) SunGard
4 3 (30.00%) Business Objects