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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 247 208 215
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +7
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 12 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.37% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.99% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 17
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +42.85%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2684 2521 2753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.51% 36.82% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2243 2483
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Manchester - 6 £48,000 - 4
Cheshire -26 4 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Lancashire -3 1 £32,500 -22.15%
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 12 (44.44%) C#
7 10 (37.04%) Data Architecture
8 9 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (33.33%) Data Transformation
8 9 (33.33%) Project Management
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
10 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.93%) ETL
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (22.22%) .NET
11 6 (22.22%) MySQL
11 6 (22.22%) Oracle
11 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
11 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (18.52%) Big Data
12 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (18.52%) Degree
12 5 (18.52%) Computer Science

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (92.59%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (51.85%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 6 (22.22%) MySQL
7 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (18.52%) Big Data
9 4 (14.81%) OLAP
9 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
10 3 (11.11%) Apache Hive
11 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
11 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Games
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
1 9 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 8 (29.63%) DBA
3 6 (22.22%) SQL DBA
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Integration Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Integration Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Server Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) XML
4 4 (14.81%) WSDL
4 4 (14.81%) Servlets
4 4 (14.81%) SOAP
4 4 (14.81%) JSON
4 4 (14.81%) Java EE
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) MDX
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) WF
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Replication
2 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.81%) Physics
2 4 (14.81%) Online Games
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (37.04%) Data Architecture
3 9 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 9 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Dimensional Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Game Development
7 2 (7.41%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (7.41%) Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 1 (3.70%) System Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Web Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Vertica
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Williams Interactive
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago