The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 72 38 53
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +15
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 8 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.10% 4.36% 2.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 9.56% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 10
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +40.74%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
OLTP
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
385 293 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 52.96% 45.64% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 290 243 179
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £62,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

OLTP
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

OLTP Salary Trend in Staffordshire

OLTP
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent -15 5 - -
Stafford -5 3 £32,500 -
OLTP
West Midlands

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) HTTP
5 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (20.00%) Streaming Video
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Remoting
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Low Latency

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Remoting
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (20.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) VB6
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft