The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 243 238 217
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 12 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.40% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 13
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
OLTP
England

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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2018 2022 2080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.44% 34.34% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1823 1844
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

OLTP Salary Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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 +7 9 £22,500 -
Bristol -3 3 £55,000 +46.66%
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 15 (62.50%) Finance
3 14 (58.33%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
4 13 (54.17%) QA
4 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (50.00%) Middleware
5 12 (50.00%) XML
5 12 (50.00%) Data Modelling
6 11 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (45.83%) Java
6 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
6 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (45.83%) Dimensional Modelling
7 10 (41.67%) Subversion
8 9 (37.50%) XPath
9 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
9 8 (33.33%) System Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Temenos T24
9 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Test Management
9 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 8 (33.33%) Green Hat
9 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
9 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 8 (33.33%) Cash Management
9 8 (33.33%) webMethods

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Temenos T24
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
1 4 (16.67%) LDAP
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (29.17%) OLAP
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
5 5 (20.83%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (20.83%) TKPROF
6 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.33%) Biml
8 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Mercurial
2 5 (20.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
2 8 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 4 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Functional Test Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Test Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.50%) QA Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Business Development Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) Middleware
2 12 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) MDX
5 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.67%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 4 (16.67%) JPA
5 4 (16.67%) Laravel
5 4 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (16.67%) XHTML
5 4 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 4 (16.67%) XSD
5 4 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Replication
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
2 4 (16.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Android
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
1 4 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (54.17%) Configuration Management
2 12 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (45.83%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (45.83%) Dimensional Modelling
4 8 (33.33%) Cash Management
4 8 (33.33%) Data Management
4 8 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 8 (33.33%) System Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 8 (33.33%) Test Management
4 8 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (29.17%) Physical Data Model
5 7 (29.17%) SDLC
6 6 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (20.83%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) Java
3 11 (45.83%) T-SQL
4 9 (37.50%) XPath
5 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
5 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Apple Swift
6 4 (16.67%) C
6 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) Objective-C
6 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (16.67%) VB
6 4 (16.67%) XAML
7 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISEB
2 5 (20.83%) DV Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (54.17%) QA
2 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Green Hat
1 8 (33.33%) HP
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
1 8 (33.33%) webMethods
2 4 (16.67%) Apple
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft