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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 213 238 215
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 33 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 0.10% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -4.50%
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
1842 1956 1694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.43% 32.10% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1670 1490
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +26 25 - -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Bristol - 2 £51,250 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 43 (97.73%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (88.64%) Middleware
2 39 (88.64%) Configuration Management
2 39 (88.64%) SQL
2 39 (88.64%) Oracle
2 39 (88.64%) XML
2 39 (88.64%) QA
3 35 (79.55%) Finance
4 34 (77.27%) Java
4 34 (77.27%) OO
4 34 (77.27%) Test Automation
5 32 (72.73%) Cash Management
5 32 (72.73%) Temenos T24
5 32 (72.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 32 (72.73%) Green Hat
5 32 (72.73%) Oracle Cash Management
5 32 (72.73%) Banking
5 32 (72.73%) Financial Institution
6 27 (61.36%) IBM
6 27 (61.36%) Data Management
6 27 (61.36%) OOP
6 27 (61.36%) Mentoring
6 27 (61.36%) Coaching
6 27 (61.36%) Line Management
6 27 (61.36%) Relational Database
7 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (27.27%) Oracle Reports

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) PowerPivot
2 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (72.73%) Temenos T24
1 32 (72.73%) Oracle Cash Management
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) LDAP
1 7 (15.91%) Internet
2 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) Relational Database
2 12 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (15.91%) TKPROF
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle Database
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.36%) OLAP
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) SSDT
7 1 (2.27%) DTS
7 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (15.91%) Subversion
1 7 (15.91%) Mercurial
2 5 (11.36%) TestDirector
3 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (79.55%) Finance
2 32 (72.73%) Financial Institution
2 32 (72.73%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Architect
2 9 (20.45%) Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Test Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Test Automation Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Test Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Quality Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) QA Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Business Architect
8 1 (2.27%) ETL Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) XML
1 39 (88.64%) Middleware
2 11 (25.00%) .NET
3 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 7 (15.91%) XSD
3 7 (15.91%) XSLT
3 7 (15.91%) XML Schema
3 7 (15.91%) JPA
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (9.09%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) W3C
2 7 (15.91%) Replication
3 5 (11.36%) Statistics
3 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) UNIX
1 5 (11.36%) Solaris
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (97.73%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (88.64%) Configuration Management
3 34 (77.27%) OO
3 34 (77.27%) Test Automation
4 32 (72.73%) Cash Management
4 32 (72.73%) Non-Functional Testing
5 27 (61.36%) Line Management
5 27 (61.36%) OOP
5 27 (61.36%) Data Management
5 27 (61.36%) Mentoring
5 27 (61.36%) Coaching
6 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (20.45%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 8 (18.18%) SDLC
9 7 (15.91%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (15.91%) Physical Data Model
9 7 (15.91%) OOD
9 7 (15.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) SQL
2 34 (77.27%) Java
3 11 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (15.91%) C
4 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
4 7 (15.91%) XPath
4 7 (15.91%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) DV Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (88.64%) QA
2 7 (15.91%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (15.91%) Oracle Clusterware
3 5 (11.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (15.91%) Data Guard
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Flashback
2 5 (11.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Oracle
2 32 (72.73%) Green Hat
3 27 (61.36%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.27%) Tableau
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos