The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 28 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 220 208 210
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 3 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.049% 0.038% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.15% 0.11% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 12
Average salary - £55,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +29.03%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2032 1757 1902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.14% 33.54% 34.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 1554 1721
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
OLTP
England

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OLTP
Salary Trend in the South West

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

OLTP Salary Trend in the South West

OLTP
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Dorset -1 3 - -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (72.73%) OLAP
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
3 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) MDX
4 7 (63.64%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (45.45%) Publishing
5 5 (45.45%) ETL
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) Internet
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (72.73%) OLAP
3 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Business Developer
3 3 (27.27%) DBA
3 3 (27.27%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) MDX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (63.64%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) ETL
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
6 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
6 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle