The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 37 18 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 5 29 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.75% 10.82% 4.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.45% 18.95% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 8
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
OLTP
Staffordshire

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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
145 153 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 50.70% 57.09% 52.08%
Number of salaries quoted 85 116 85
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

OLTP
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

OLTP Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

OLTP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Remoting
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
3 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Remoting
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Streaming Video
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Modelling
1 5 (71.43%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Low Latency
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VB6
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB
1 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft