The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 140 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% 0.25% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.23% 1.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
OLTP
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
405 557 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.73% 23.01% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 321 477 507
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) OLAP
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
5 4 (44.44%) Data Management
5 4 (44.44%) Subversion
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) MDX
5 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
5 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (44.44%) Star Schema
5 4 (44.44%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) MS Access
5 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) DB2

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (55.56%) OLAP
3 4 (44.44%) MS Access
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) DB2
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
3 4 (44.44%) Star Schema
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) QlikView
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) PerformancePoint
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 4 (44.44%) SSDT
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (44.44%) Subversion
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) ETL
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (44.44%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Data Management
5 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) People Management
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (33.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Tableau
2 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio