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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 241 237
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 0 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.066% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.18% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 12
Median salary - £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
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
1707 2170 2540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.22% 35.60% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1825 2203
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (55.56%) OLAP
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) High Availability
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (11.11%) Data Management
7 1 (11.11%) Replication
7 1 (11.11%) Clustering
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
7 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (55.56%) OLAP
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) DBA
1 9 (100.00%) SQL DBA
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Production DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft