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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 65 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 4 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.66% 0.47% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.71% 0.91% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
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
234 331 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 38.68% 51.64% 58.12%
Number of salaries quoted 207 303 278
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £28,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £36,000 -
OLTP
West Midlands

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Performance Monitoring
6 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
8 5 (23.81%) ETL
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
10 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (14.29%) QA
10 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (14.29%) ETL Development
10 3 (14.29%) Games
10 3 (14.29%) Replication
10 3 (14.29%) Project Management
10 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
11 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (9.52%) Database Mirroring
11 2 (9.52%) Database Security
11 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (9.52%) High Availability
12 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
12 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (4.76%) Degree
12 1 (4.76%) MDX

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Developer
3 6 (28.57%) SSRS Developer
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Report Developer
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) MIS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Production DBA
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (14.29%) ETL Development
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (9.52%) Database Security
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft