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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 627 666 615
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -51
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 282 209 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 0.62% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 213 168 239
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.50% +42.85%

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
35803 33543 36286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 31.54% 31.06%
Number of salaries quoted 30210 28951 31934
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 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
England +29 276 £50,000 -4.76% 27
London +88 185 £52,500 -4.54% 11
City of London +20 36 £56,000 +1.81% 2
South East -15 29 £58,750 +8.79% 4
Yorkshire -27 21 £37,100 -36.85% 1
West Yorkshire -18 20 £37,100 -7.25% 1
Hounslow - 18 £45,000 -
West Midlands -29 16 £45,000 -14.28%
Leeds - 15 £52,500 - 1
North West -26 13 £46,500 +16.25% 6
Surrey -3 10 £65,000 +20.37% 3
Staffordshire -33 8 £32,500 -38.09%
East of England -38 8 £54,000 +8.00% 4
Worcestershire +1 7 £45,000 -18.18%
Manchester - 7 £48,000 - 4
Stoke-on-Trent -12 5 - -
Berkshire -16 5 £51,250 -26.78% 1
Rochdale - 5 £48,000 -
Kent - 5 £51,250 -
Cheshire -26 4 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Bradford - 4 £37,100 -
Middlesex +1 3 £57,500 +35.29%
Stafford -5 3 £32,500 -
South West -17 3 £39,500 -28.18% 1
Cambridgeshire -34 3 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Hampshire - 3 £39,799 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,750 - 1
Camberley - 3 £65,000 -
Malvern - 3 £45,000 -
Worcester -1 2 £45,000 -18.18%

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 463 (76.15%) SQL
2 351 (57.73%) SQL Server
3 267 (43.91%) Oracle
4 253 (41.61%) Data Warehouse
5 199 (32.73%) ETL
5 199 (32.73%) OLAP
5 199 (32.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 199 (32.73%) Performance Tuning
6 197 (32.40%) Business Intelligence
7 186 (30.59%) T-SQL
8 183 (30.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 154 (25.33%) UNIX
9 154 (25.33%) Relational Database
10 144 (23.68%) Microsoft
11 140 (23.03%) Linux
11 140 (23.03%) SQL Server 2008
12 133 (21.88%) Degree
13 129 (21.22%) RDBMS
14 126 (20.72%) Data Modelling
15 119 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 115 (18.91%) Replication
17 111 (18.26%) E-Commerce
18 102 (16.78%) Oracle Database
19 100 (16.45%) Oracle OLAP
20 98 (16.12%) PL/SQL
21 94 (15.46%) Java
22 93 (15.30%) Finance
23 89 (14.64%) MySQL
24 81 (13.32%) Computer Science
25 80 (13.16%) Windows

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 18 (2.96%) Apache
2 17 (2.80%) Tomcat
2 17 (2.80%) IIS
3 11 (1.81%) NetWeaver
4 9 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.82%) MQSeries
6 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.49%) SAS
8 2 (0.33%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 75 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.33%) MS Project
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.82%) SaaS
5 3 (0.49%) PaaS
5 3 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.29%) Internet
2 19 (3.13%) SAN
3 11 (1.81%) HTTP
4 8 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (1.32%) SSH
4 8 (1.32%) SSL
5 6 (0.99%) Firewall
6 5 (0.82%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.66%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.66%) LAN
7 4 (0.66%) WAN
7 4 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.49%) InfiniBand
8 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.49%) ATM
8 3 (0.49%) DNS
8 3 (0.49%) FCoE
9 2 (0.33%) NAS
9 2 (0.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (57.73%) SQL Server
2 253 (41.61%) Data Warehouse
3 199 (32.73%) OLAP
3 199 (32.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 183 (30.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 154 (25.33%) Relational Database
6 140 (23.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 129 (21.22%) RDBMS
8 119 (19.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 102 (16.78%) Oracle Database
10 100 (16.45%) Oracle OLAP
11 89 (14.64%) MySQL
12 74 (12.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 72 (11.84%) SQL Server 2005
14 69 (11.35%) Oracle Database 11g
15 57 (9.38%) Oracle ODI
16 53 (8.72%) Big Data
17 51 (8.39%) DB2
18 41 (6.74%) Oracle Database 10g
19 32 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (4.77%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.97%) Subversion
3 12 (1.97%) Visual Studio
4 11 (1.81%) Toad
5 8 (1.32%) ERwin
5 8 (1.32%) CruiseControl
5 8 (1.32%) ClearCase
5 8 (1.32%) Maven
5 8 (1.32%) Mercurial
5 8 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.32%) Ant
6 5 (0.82%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.33%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.16%) JIRA
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.16%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 93 (15.30%) Finance
2 54 (8.88%) Games
3 32 (5.26%) Retail
4 28 (4.61%) Marketing
5 17 (2.80%) Banking
6 15 (2.47%) Legal
7 12 (1.97%) Advertising
7 12 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.97%) Law
8 11 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.99%) Publishing
10 5 (0.82%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.66%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.49%) Back Office
13 2 (0.33%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) German Language
14 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 201 (33.06%) Developer
2 172 (28.29%) DBA
3 78 (12.83%) Architect
4 76 (12.50%) Administrator
5 68 (11.18%) Software Engineer
6 64 (10.53%) SQL Developer
7 60 (9.87%) SQL DBA
8 43 (7.07%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 42 (6.91%) Oracle DBA
10 40 (6.58%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 40 (6.58%) Senior Developer
11 38 (6.25%) Data Architect
11 38 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
12 37 (6.09%) Database Developer
13 29 (4.77%) Senior DBA
14 24 (3.95%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
15 23 (3.78%) Senior Software Engineer
16 22 (3.62%) Analyst
17 21 (3.45%) Consultant
17 21 (3.45%) Database Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (11.51%) .NET
2 41 (6.74%) XML
3 40 (6.58%) Swing
3 40 (6.58%) STL
4 30 (4.93%) ASP.NET
4 30 (4.93%) MDX
5 22 (3.62%) Django
6 21 (3.45%) CSS
7 16 (2.63%) HTML
8 15 (2.47%) COM
8 15 (2.47%) Servlets
9 11 (1.81%) Apache Flex
10 10 (1.64%) J2SE
10 10 (1.64%) J2EE
11 9 (1.48%) JDBC
11 9 (1.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (1.32%) Flash
12 8 (1.32%) Oracle Streams
13 7 (1.15%) WinForms
13 7 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 115 (18.91%) Replication
2 81 (13.32%) Computer Science
3 57 (9.38%) iPad
4 53 (8.72%) Clustering
5 30 (4.93%) Online Games
6 21 (3.45%) Mathematics
7 18 (2.96%) N-Tier
8 16 (2.63%) Data Integration
9 15 (2.47%) Management Information System
10 14 (2.30%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.97%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.48%) Statistics
13 7 (1.15%) Life Science
14 5 (0.82%) Social Network
14 5 (0.82%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.82%) Physics
14 5 (0.82%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.82%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 154 (25.33%) UNIX
2 140 (23.03%) Linux
3 80 (13.16%) Windows
4 25 (4.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (3.78%) Solaris
6 17 (2.80%) Android
7 11 (1.81%) AIX
7 11 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (0.99%) SUSE
10 5 (0.82%) Debian
11 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (32.73%) ETL
1 199 (32.73%) Performance Tuning
2 197 (32.40%) Business Intelligence
3 126 (20.72%) Data Modelling
4 111 (18.26%) E-Commerce
5 71 (11.68%) Software Engineering
6 63 (10.36%) Unit Testing
6 63 (10.36%) Dimensional Modelling
7 61 (10.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 56 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (9.21%) Scrum
9 52 (8.55%) Analytics
10 46 (7.57%) OO
11 41 (6.74%) Validation
12 38 (6.25%) Project Management
13 37 (6.09%) TDD
14 31 (5.10%) Data Analysis
14 31 (5.10%) Migration
15 30 (4.93%) High Availability
16 27 (4.44%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 463 (76.15%) SQL
2 186 (30.59%) T-SQL
3 98 (16.12%) PL/SQL
4 94 (15.46%) Java
5 69 (11.35%) C#
6 61 (10.03%) C++
7 53 (8.72%) Shell Script
8 46 (7.57%) JavaScript
9 42 (6.91%) C
10 33 (5.43%) Perl
11 31 (5.10%) Python
12 16 (2.63%) PHP
13 14 (2.30%) VB
14 12 (1.97%) VB6
14 12 (1.97%) Clojure
15 8 (1.32%) Tcl
15 8 (1.32%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.32%) ActionScript
16 7 (1.15%) PowerHouse
17 6 (0.99%) Korn
Qualifications
1 133 (21.88%) Degree
2 45 (7.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (6.74%) MCITP
4 19 (3.13%) MCTS
5 7 (1.15%) MCSE
5 7 (1.15%) MCDBA
5 7 (1.15%) PhD
6 6 (0.99%) OCP
6 6 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (12.34%) QA
2 42 (6.91%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.99%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) SLA
5 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 41 (6.74%) Oracle RAC
2 27 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.82%) RHEV
6 3 (0.49%) HDFS
6 3 (0.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.49%) Veritas File System
6 3 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (6.25%) Data Guard
2 14 (2.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.66%) Nagios
4 4 (0.66%) Foglight
5 3 (0.49%) EMC Navisphere
5 3 (0.49%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 267 (43.91%) Oracle
2 144 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 66 (10.86%) IBM
4 47 (7.73%) Informatica
5 32 (5.26%) Sybase
6 29 (4.77%) Talend
7 26 (4.28%) VMware
8 22 (3.62%) Business Objects
8 22 (3.62%) SAP
9 19 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 17 (2.80%) Red Gate
10 17 (2.80%) Tableau
11 15 (2.47%) Sun
12 11 (1.81%) Netezza
12 11 (1.81%) Vertica
13 10 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (1.64%) Teradata
14 8 (1.32%) Cognos
14 8 (1.32%) Facebook
15 7 (1.15%) HP
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Annapurna
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £10k - 70k per year + Benefitis
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago