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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 164 159 149
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.032% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.090% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
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
1061 1110 900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 31.87% 35.27% 29.17%
Number of salaries quoted 682 705 628
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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
Glasgow -2 2 - -
OLTP
UK

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 6 (66.67%) OLAP
3 6 (66.67%) Java
4 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 5 (55.56%) Analytics
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
5 4 (44.44%) NewSQL
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (44.44%) Big Data
5 4 (44.44%) JDBC
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (33.33%) Perl
6 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Database Security
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 3 (33.33%) Algorithms

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
2 6 (66.67%) OLAP
3 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 4 (44.44%) Big Data
3 4 (44.44%) NewSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Games
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior DBA
5 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 2 (22.22%) JSP
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Reference Data
1 3 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) Database Security
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Database Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Perl
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (22.22%) Sybase