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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 50 47
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 0 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 3.26% 3.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 6.67% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 14
Average salary - £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
258 300 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 41.95% 48.86% 51.98%
Number of salaries quoted 236 258 218
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL