The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
England / North West
Rank 246 217 224
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +7
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 6 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.92% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 21
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -9.52%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +10.46%

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2079 1743 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.79% 31.58% 33.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 1531 1971
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

OLTP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

OLTP Salary Trend in the North West

OLTP
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

OLTP Salary Histogram in the North West

OLTP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -30 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Cheshire - 1 £38,000 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing OLTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
7 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (27.78%) OLAP
10 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (22.22%) Time Management
11 2 (11.11%) SDLC
11 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (11.11%) High Availability
12 1 (5.56%) MDX
12 1 (5.56%) Google
12 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (5.56%) Data Management
12 1 (5.56%) Content Management
12 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
12 1 (5.56%) ETL
12 1 (5.56%) Advertising
12 1 (5.56%) Migration
12 1 (5.56%) Tableau

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (27.78%) OLAP
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (5.56%) Big Data
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (5.56%) Power BI
8 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) DBA
1 12 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 10 (55.56%) Developer
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (22.22%) SQL BI Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Development DBA
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Development DBA
7 1 (5.56%) Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Database Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Database Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) High Availability
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) ETL
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) R
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau