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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 223 232 225
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 18 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.28% 0.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 0.73% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 27
Average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £39,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.70%
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
2247 2744 2934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.55% 38.90% 39.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1906 2402 2563
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
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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
Cheshire +3 9 £40,000 +40.35%
Manchester -6 9 £46,500 -15.45% 1
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (54.05%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
4 16 (43.24%) Finance
4 16 (43.24%) Teradata
5 15 (40.54%) Oracle
5 15 (40.54%) Linux
5 15 (40.54%) UNIX
6 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (32.43%) Big Data
7 12 (32.43%) Capacity Management
7 12 (32.43%) DB2 UDB
7 12 (32.43%) Service Management
7 12 (32.43%) Windows
7 12 (32.43%) Ingres
7 12 (32.43%) ITIL
7 12 (32.43%) DB2
8 11 (29.73%) Sybase
8 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
9 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 9 (24.32%) HTML
10 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) XML
11 8 (21.62%) MySQL
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
12 7 (18.92%) Vertica
12 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
12 7 (18.92%) Java

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (75.68%) SQL Server
2 20 (54.05%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (32.43%) Ingres
3 12 (32.43%) DB2
3 12 (32.43%) DB2 UDB
3 12 (32.43%) Big Data
4 11 (29.73%) Hadoop
5 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
5 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) MySQL
6 7 (18.92%) VLDB
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (10.81%) OLAP
9 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Mercurial
3 3 (8.11%) Ant
3 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Law
2 3 (8.11%) Games
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) DBA
2 16 (43.24%) Teradata DBA
3 14 (37.84%) Administrator
4 10 (27.03%) SQL DBA
5 9 (24.32%) Developer
6 6 (16.22%) .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Server Administrator
9 1 (2.70%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) XML
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 6 (16.22%) WCF
3 6 (16.22%) WF
3 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.81%) XSLT
5 4 (10.81%) LESS
5 4 (10.81%) NHibernate
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (8.11%) Java EE
6 3 (8.11%) JSON
6 3 (8.11%) Servlets
6 3 (8.11%) SOAP
6 3 (8.11%) WSDL
6 3 (8.11%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.11%) Physics
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) UNIX
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 12 (32.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (32.43%) Capacity Management
2 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Service Management
3 6 (16.22%) MVC
3 6 (16.22%) Scrum
3 6 (16.22%) Web Design
4 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.81%) Database Tuning
5 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.11%) Data Privacy
6 3 (8.11%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Java
3 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
3 6 (16.22%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Teradata
2 15 (40.54%) Oracle
3 11 (29.73%) Sybase
4 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Vertica
6 4 (10.81%) NetApp
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