The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 621 634 683
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +49
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 286 280 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 0.79% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 182 211 168
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -4.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33586 35490 33635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.34% 30.89% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28394 29920 29005
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OLTP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLTP within the UK.

OLTP Salary Trend in the UK

OLTP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 within the UK.

OLTP Salary Histogram in the UK

OLTP
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the UK 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
England +14 276 £52,500 +5.00% 23
London -70 105 £55,000 +4.76% 11
South East +51 66 £48,250 -17.87% 5
South West +25 33 £51,250 +28.12%
City of London +13 31 £66,250 +18.30% 2
Berkshire +33 29 £45,000 -12.19% 2
Yorkshire +11 29 £62,500 +68.46% 1
Dorset +26 25 - -
Bournemouth +22 25 - -
West Midlands -8 24 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Staffordshire +22 23 £29,250 -10.00% 1
Leeds +16 20 £62,500 +19.04%
West Yorkshire +4 20 £62,500 +68.46% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +14 18 £28,000 -
Surrey +9 17 £52,500 -19.23% 1
East of England +13 12 £50,000 -7.40% 1
Reading +7 12 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Cambridgeshire +18 11 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Peterborough +5 10 - -
Brighton - 10 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 10 £50,000 -
Slough 0 7 £44,000 +6.66%
Manchester +4 6 £37,500 -21.87% 1
North West +3 6 £37,500 -16.66% 3
South Yorkshire - 6 £95,000 -
Gloucestershire - 6 - -
Egham - 6 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 6 £95,000 -
Buckinghamshire -10 5 £42,500 +7.59%
Cardiff - 5 £45,000 -

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 368 (78.13%) SQL
2 246 (52.23%) SQL Server
3 235 (49.89%) Oracle
4 215 (45.65%) Data Warehouse
5 190 (40.34%) Finance
6 178 (37.79%) Business Intelligence
7 171 (36.31%) OLAP
8 152 (32.27%) ETL
9 145 (30.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 140 (29.72%) Agile Software Development
11 136 (28.87%) Performance Tuning
12 124 (26.33%) Oracle Database
13 108 (22.93%) T-SQL
13 108 (22.93%) Linux
14 104 (22.08%) PL/SQL
15 98 (20.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 98 (20.81%) Oracle OLAP
16 96 (20.38%) UNIX
17 95 (20.17%) Relational Database
18 93 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
19 90 (19.11%) SQL Server 2008
20 87 (18.47%) Replication
20 87 (18.47%) Java
21 86 (18.26%) Data Modelling
22 84 (17.83%) Banking
23 83 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
24 79 (16.77%) Microsoft
25 73 (15.50%) XML
26 70 (14.86%) QA
27 68 (14.44%) Middleware

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 29 (6.16%) WebLogic
2 28 (5.94%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.82%) WebSphere
4 17 (3.61%) Apache
4 17 (3.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 15 (3.18%) SharePoint
6 14 (2.97%) IIS
7 9 (1.91%) JBoss
8 7 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.49%) Oracle Application Server
9 6 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (1.06%) CloudStack
10 5 (1.06%) PegaRULES
10 5 (1.06%) Drupal
10 5 (1.06%) Joomla!
10 5 (1.06%) WebSphere Process Server
10 5 (1.06%) WordPress
10 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 39 (8.28%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.34%) MS Office
3 5 (1.06%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 32 (6.79%) Temenos T24
1 32 (6.79%) Oracle Cash Management
2 16 (3.40%) Oracle ERP
2 16 (3.40%) HFM
3 12 (2.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 8 (1.70%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.27%) RMDS
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.42%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.21%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (2.97%) SaaS
2 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.21%) IaaS
5 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (9.98%) SAN
2 38 (8.07%) NAS
3 36 (7.64%) LAN
3 36 (7.64%) WAN
4 24 (5.10%) VoIP
4 24 (5.10%) PABX
5 23 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (3.61%) HTTP
7 14 (2.97%) Internet
8 13 (2.76%) Fibre Channel
9 12 (2.55%) Multicast
9 12 (2.55%) FCoE
10 10 (2.12%) TCP/IP
10 10 (2.12%) Unified Communications
11 8 (1.70%) LDAP
12 6 (1.27%) Firewall
12 6 (1.27%) iSCSI
12 6 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (1.27%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (1.06%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (52.23%) SQL Server
2 215 (45.65%) Data Warehouse
3 171 (36.31%) OLAP
4 145 (30.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 124 (26.33%) Oracle Database
6 98 (20.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 98 (20.81%) Oracle OLAP
7 95 (20.17%) Relational Database
8 93 (19.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 90 (19.11%) SQL Server 2008
10 67 (14.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 54 (11.46%) MySQL
11 54 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 53 (11.25%) Oracle Database 12c
13 47 (9.98%) RDBMS
14 30 (6.37%) Data Mining
14 30 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
15 28 (5.94%) Oracle BI EE
16 24 (5.10%) DB2
16 24 (5.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 18 (3.82%) Subversion
3 16 (3.40%) Toad
3 16 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (2.34%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 7 (1.49%) JIRA
6 7 (1.49%) Mercurial
7 6 (1.27%) ERwin
8 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.06%) TestDirector
9 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.42%) Maven
General
1 190 (40.34%) Finance
2 84 (17.83%) Banking
3 35 (7.43%) Financial Institution
4 17 (3.61%) Games
5 12 (2.55%) Back Office
6 11 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.12%) Retail
8 9 (1.91%) Billing
9 8 (1.70%) Law
9 8 (1.70%) Marketing
9 8 (1.70%) Online Betting
10 6 (1.27%) Legal
10 6 (1.27%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.06%) Advertising
12 3 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.42%) Publishing
13 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 174 (36.94%) Developer
2 136 (28.87%) DBA
3 88 (18.68%) Architect
4 68 (14.44%) Administrator
5 67 (14.23%) SQL DBA
6 52 (11.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 47 (9.98%) SQL Developer
7 47 (9.98%) Oracle Developer
8 35 (7.43%) Oracle DBA
9 34 (7.22%) Senior Developer
10 31 (6.58%) Business Developer
11 30 (6.37%) Infrastructure Architect
12 27 (5.73%) Analyst
13 24 (5.10%) SQL Server DBA
14 23 (4.88%) Senior DBA
14 23 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
15 22 (4.67%) Senior Oracle Developer
16 18 (3.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 16 (3.40%) Database Developer
17 16 (3.40%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (15.50%) XML
2 68 (14.44%) Middleware
3 34 (7.22%) .NET
4 30 (6.37%) Web Services
5 26 (5.52%) XSLT
6 19 (4.03%) MDX
6 19 (4.03%) HTML
7 14 (2.97%) SOAP
7 14 (2.97%) STL
8 13 (2.76%) REST
8 13 (2.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 11 (2.34%) J2EE
10 10 (2.12%) XSD
11 9 (1.91%) JPA
12 8 (1.70%) JSP
13 7 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (1.49%) XML Schema
13 7 (1.49%) ASP.NET
14 6 (1.27%) Rendezvous
14 6 (1.27%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 87 (18.47%) Replication
2 83 (17.62%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (10.19%) Computer Science
4 45 (9.55%) Clustering
5 29 (6.16%) Data Centre
6 24 (5.10%) BYOD
7 21 (4.46%) Management Information System
8 20 (4.25%) Data Structures
9 18 (3.82%) Data Integration
10 13 (2.76%) Visualisation
10 13 (2.76%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.70%) Mainframe
12 7 (1.49%) Online Games
12 7 (1.49%) W3C
13 6 (1.27%) Data Extraction
13 6 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (1.06%) Statistics
14 5 (1.06%) Mathematics
14 5 (1.06%) DataPower
15 4 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 108 (22.93%) Linux
2 96 (20.38%) UNIX
3 67 (14.23%) Windows
4 31 (6.58%) Solaris
5 8 (1.70%) Debian
5 8 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.27%) AIX
7 5 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.06%) CentOS
7 5 (1.06%) SUSE
8 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.42%) Android
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.21%) VME
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (37.79%) Business Intelligence
2 152 (32.27%) ETL
3 140 (29.72%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (28.87%) Performance Tuning
5 86 (18.26%) Data Modelling
6 59 (12.53%) SDLC
7 53 (11.25%) ITIL
8 52 (11.04%) Kimball Methodology
9 51 (10.83%) OO
10 50 (10.62%) Mentoring
11 41 (8.70%) Data Management
11 41 (8.70%) Configuration Management
12 36 (7.64%) Test Automation
12 36 (7.64%) E-Commerce
13 35 (7.43%) Coaching
14 34 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
15 32 (6.79%) ERP
15 32 (6.79%) Cash Management
15 32 (6.79%) Problem Management
15 32 (6.79%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 368 (78.13%) SQL
2 108 (22.93%) T-SQL
3 104 (22.08%) PL/SQL
4 87 (18.47%) Java
5 34 (7.22%) Shell Script
6 27 (5.73%) C
7 26 (5.52%) C#
8 22 (4.67%) JavaScript
9 14 (2.97%) C++
9 14 (2.97%) Perl
10 13 (2.76%) XPath
11 12 (2.55%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.12%) VB.NET
13 8 (1.70%) Python
13 8 (1.70%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.49%) VBScript
14 7 (1.49%) Jython
15 6 (1.27%) Korn
16 5 (1.06%) PHP
17 1 (0.21%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 66 (14.01%) Degree
2 33 (7.01%) Oracle Certification
3 24 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (5.10%) OCP
4 11 (2.34%) MCDBA
5 9 (1.91%) MCTS
6 7 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.49%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.49%) ISEB
6 7 (1.49%) MCSE
7 6 (1.27%) MCSA
8 4 (0.85%) MCITP
9 3 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.64%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.42%) MBA
10 2 (0.42%) OCA
11 1 (0.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (14.86%) QA
2 11 (2.34%) SLA
3 7 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (9.34%) Oracle RAC
2 20 (4.25%) Oracle Clusterware
3 16 (3.40%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (2.55%) NFS
4 12 (2.55%) SRDF
5 9 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.06%) pfSense
6 5 (1.06%) KVM
6 5 (1.06%) Xen
6 5 (1.06%) VMware Server
6 5 (1.06%) XenServer
6 5 (1.06%) vSphere
6 5 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.21%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 31 (6.58%) Data Guard
2 24 (5.10%) Oracle RMAN
3 21 (4.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (1.70%) NetBackup
5 7 (1.49%) Oracle Flashback
5 7 (1.49%) Control-M
6 6 (1.27%) Puppet
7 5 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (1.06%) Dollar Universe
8 4 (0.85%) SCCM
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle ZFS
9 3 (0.64%) Oracle Statspack
10 2 (0.42%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (0.42%) SCOM
11 1 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 235 (49.89%) Oracle
2 79 (16.77%) Microsoft
3 55 (11.68%) IBM
4 32 (6.79%) Green Hat
5 27 (5.73%) Cognos
5 27 (5.73%) Informatica
6 16 (3.40%) Hyperion
7 13 (2.76%) Cisco
7 13 (2.76%) Sun
7 13 (2.76%) NetApp
8 12 (2.55%) EMC
9 11 (2.34%) Intel
9 11 (2.34%) VMware
10 10 (2.12%) HP
11 8 (1.70%) Veritas
11 8 (1.70%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.70%) Sybase
11 8 (1.70%) Vertica
12 7 (1.49%) Siebel
12 7 (1.49%) TIBCO
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Austin Fraser Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Manifestly Important
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Life + Pen
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + bonus, gym, pension.
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Required IT
Salary: 15% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, BUPA, Life Insurance & More
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Leamington Spa
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
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London
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Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
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