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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 236 211 205
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -6
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 20 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.42% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.72% 1.15% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 29
Average salary £48,000 £25,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.00% -37.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.78%
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
2790 2443 2710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.62% 36.79% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2136 2418
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £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
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 2 October 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 2 October 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 - 16 £48,000 - 2
Cheshire -34 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 11 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 11 (33.33%) XML
9 10 (30.30%) Java
9 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
9 10 (30.30%) Oracle
10 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
10 9 (27.27%) WSDL
10 9 (27.27%) Servlets
10 9 (27.27%) SOAP
10 9 (27.27%) UNIX
10 9 (27.27%) Linux
10 9 (27.27%) Apache
10 9 (27.27%) OLAP
10 9 (27.27%) Games
10 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 9 (27.27%) Java EE
10 9 (27.27%) Degree
10 9 (27.27%) JSON

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (27.27%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (51.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (42.42%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
7 11 (33.33%) RDBMS
8 9 (27.27%) OLAP
9 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (24.24%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (24.24%) MongoDB
10 7 (21.21%) Big Data
11 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
11 6 (18.18%) MySQL
12 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (9.09%) Apache Hive
14 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
15 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (27.27%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) DBA
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Integration Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) Software Integration Engineer
4 8 (24.24%) SQL DBA
4 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Data Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Architect
6 4 (12.12%) Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
8 2 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Server Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) XML
2 9 (27.27%) WSDL
2 9 (27.27%) Java EE
2 9 (27.27%) JSON
2 9 (27.27%) Servlets
2 9 (27.27%) SOAP
3 8 (24.24%) .NET
4 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) WCF
5 2 (6.06%) WF
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mathematics
1 9 (27.27%) Physics
1 9 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 9 (27.27%) Online Games
2 4 (12.12%) Replication
3 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) UNIX
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 9 (27.27%) Game Development
4 8 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (21.21%) ETL
6 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (15.15%) Time Management
6 5 (15.15%) Data Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (12.12%) Data Transformation
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Database Tuning
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 7 (21.21%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Vertica
3 2 (6.06%) Tableau
3 2 (6.06%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Teradata
4 1 (3.03%) Cognos
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