The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 133 134 122
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.17% 0.26% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 1.29% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +35.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
563 465 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.49% 20.26% 29.68%
Number of salaries quoted 457 400 575
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £32,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OLTP
Berkshire

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OLTP
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Reading region.

OLTP Salary Trend in Reading

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) DB2
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (50.00%) Korn
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) OLAP
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Cognos
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
3 3 (50.00%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) Korn
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Ab Initio