The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 161 153
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £36,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
OLTP
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
854 1028 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.67% 30.70% 34.20%
Number of salaries quoted 553 689 612
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

OLTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

OLTP Salary Trend in Scotland

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) iBATIS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) OLAP
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSP
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) iBATIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase