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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 243 215 185
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -30
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 22 30 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.43% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 1.13% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 42
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -39.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £37,450 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
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
2601 2651 2719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.07% 38.34% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2313 2460
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 £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
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 21 November 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
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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
Manchester -1 17 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cheshire -29 4 £42,500 +70.00% 4
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (36.11%) Big Data
7 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
8 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 12 (33.33%) OLAP
8 12 (33.33%) XML
8 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (30.56%) Hadoop
9 11 (30.56%) RDBMS
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (27.78%) Oracle
10 10 (27.78%) .NET
10 10 (27.78%) Java
10 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (25.00%) Online Games
11 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
11 9 (25.00%) Physics
11 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 9 (25.00%) Game Development

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (86.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
5 13 (36.11%) Big Data
6 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 12 (33.33%) OLAP
6 12 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (30.56%) RDBMS
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 11 (30.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (30.56%) Hadoop
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (22.22%) MySQL
10 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (8.33%) VLDB
12 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
12 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.00%) Games
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) DBA
2 13 (36.11%) SQL DBA
3 12 (33.33%) Developer
4 9 (25.00%) Administrator
4 9 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Integration Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Software Integration Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Server Administrator
8 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 3 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (2.78%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) XML
2 10 (27.78%) .NET
3 9 (25.00%) Servlets
3 9 (25.00%) SOAP
3 9 (25.00%) WSDL
3 9 (25.00%) Java EE
3 9 (25.00%) JSON
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
4 3 (8.33%) WCF
4 3 (8.33%) WF
4 3 (8.33%) jQuery
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.78%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (25.00%) Physics
1 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (25.00%) Online Games
2 4 (11.11%) Replication
3 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) UNIX
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (25.00%) Game Development
5 7 (19.44%) Data Modelling
5 7 (19.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (16.67%) ETL
7 5 (13.89%) Time Management
7 5 (13.89%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (13.89%) Database Tuning
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Web Development
8 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.33%) MVC
8 3 (8.33%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Web Design
9 2 (5.56%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) Data Architecture
9 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 10 (27.78%) Java
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) NetApp
3 5 (13.89%) Vertica
4 2 (5.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) Teradata
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
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