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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 219 225 225
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 23 15 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.23% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.05% 0.59% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 24
Average salary £52,500 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,000 £41,450
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £46,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +5.55%
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
2199 2540 3166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.32% 38.37% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2217 2848
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 January 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
(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
Cheshire +5 14 £52,500 +110.00%
Manchester 0 9 £52,500 +16.66% 3
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (56.82%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (47.73%) Oracle
3 21 (47.73%) UNIX
3 21 (47.73%) Linux
3 21 (47.73%) SQL
4 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.91%) Finance
6 15 (34.09%) Teradata
7 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (27.27%) DB2 UDB
8 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
8 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (27.27%) Big Data
8 12 (27.27%) Service Management
8 12 (27.27%) DB2
8 12 (27.27%) Windows
8 12 (27.27%) XML
8 12 (27.27%) ITIL
8 12 (27.27%) Ingres
9 11 (25.00%) Sybase
9 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
10 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
10 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
10 10 (22.73%) Java
11 9 (20.45%) .NET
11 9 (20.45%) OLAP
11 9 (20.45%) Servlets

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (20.45%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (84.09%) SQL Server
2 25 (56.82%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (29.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (27.27%) Big Data
4 12 (27.27%) DB2 UDB
4 12 (27.27%) Ingres
4 12 (27.27%) DB2
5 11 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 10 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (22.73%) Relational Database
7 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (20.45%) MongoDB
7 9 (20.45%) OLAP
7 9 (20.45%) RDBMS
8 7 (15.91%) MySQL
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (13.64%) VLDB
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.91%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) DBA
2 14 (31.82%) Teradata DBA
3 12 (27.27%) Administrator
4 10 (22.73%) SQL DBA
5 9 (20.45%) Integration Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Software Integration Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (11.36%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Server Administrator
10 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) XML
2 9 (20.45%) WSDL
2 9 (20.45%) Java EE
2 9 (20.45%) JSON
2 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) Servlets
2 9 (20.45%) SOAP
3 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.82%) CSS
3 3 (6.82%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) WCF
3 3 (6.82%) WF
3 3 (6.82%) jQuery
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Mathematics
1 9 (20.45%) Physics
1 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
1 9 (20.45%) Online Games
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 3 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) UNIX
1 21 (47.73%) Linux
2 12 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) Service Management
2 12 (27.27%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (20.45%) Game Development
3 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
4 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.36%) Database Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Time Management
6 4 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (6.82%) Web Development
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.82%) MVC
7 3 (6.82%) Scrum
7 3 (6.82%) Web Design
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.27%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
2 10 (22.73%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (47.73%) Oracle
2 15 (34.09%) Teradata
3 11 (25.00%) Sybase
3 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) Vertica
5 5 (11.36%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Cognos
6 1 (2.27%) Tableau
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