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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 693 641 555
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -86
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 183 242 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.72% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 130 197 275
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%

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
32145 33660 34532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.21% 31.54% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27415 28299 30225
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -70 156 £52,500 -4.54% 23
London -48 79 £52,500 -14.63% 12
South East +3 37 £60,000 +14.28% 3
North West 0 24 £46,500 +16.25% 3
Berkshire +3 21 £40,000 -21.95% 2
Wales - 19 £40,000 -
South Wales - 18 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 18 £42,500 -
City of London +3 17 £65,000 +4.00% 6
Manchester +7 12 £46,500 -15.45% 2
Cheshire -2 12 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Bracknell -2 10 - - 1
Hampshire - 7 £70,000 -
East of England +2 6 £65,000 +72.92% 2
Surrey -2 6 £60,000 +2.12% 1
South West -25 6 £41,250 -10.81% 1
Suffolk - 5 £67,500 - 2
Knutsford - 5 £54,000 -
Croydon +3 4 £62,500 -
Ipswich - 4 £70,000 - 1
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Redhill - 4 £61,250 -
Yorkshire -8 3 £33,000 -
West Yorkshire -13 3 £33,000 -
Chester - 3 £40,000 -
Slough +9 2 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Middlesex - 2 £50,000 -
Bournemouth - 2 - -

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 399 (82.61%) SQL
2 300 (62.11%) SQL Server
3 261 (54.04%) Data Warehouse
4 229 (47.41%) Oracle
5 194 (40.17%) ETL
6 186 (38.51%) Business Intelligence
7 177 (36.65%) OLAP
8 158 (32.71%) T-SQL
9 135 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
10 131 (27.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 127 (26.29%) Microsoft
12 125 (25.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 122 (25.26%) Performance Tuning
14 119 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
15 114 (23.60%) .NET
16 106 (21.95%) Degree
17 101 (20.91%) Oracle OLAP
18 99 (20.50%) PL/SQL
18 99 (20.50%) Finance
19 97 (20.08%) SQL Server 2008
19 97 (20.08%) Oracle Database
20 86 (17.81%) C#
20 86 (17.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 80 (16.56%) Java
22 79 (16.36%) Data Modelling
23 77 (15.94%) SQL Server 2012
24 76 (15.73%) UNIX
25 70 (14.49%) Linux
25 70 (14.49%) Replication
26 67 (13.87%) E-Commerce

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 26 (5.38%) WebLogic
2 15 (3.11%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.69%) SharePoint
4 9 (1.86%) JBoss
5 7 (1.45%) SAS
5 7 (1.45%) Apache
6 6 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (1.04%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.04%) IIS
8 4 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 56 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.86%) MS Office
3 4 (0.83%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
2 20 (4.14%) HFM
3 12 (2.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 12 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.45%) SaaS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.90%) SAN
2 10 (2.07%) Internet
3 7 (1.45%) NAS
4 6 (1.24%) LDAP
5 3 (0.62%) iSCSI
5 3 (0.62%) Multicast
5 3 (0.62%) FCoE
5 3 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (0.62%) HTTP
5 3 (0.62%) LAN
5 3 (0.62%) WAN
6 2 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 300 (62.11%) SQL Server
2 261 (54.04%) Data Warehouse
3 177 (36.65%) OLAP
4 131 (27.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 125 (25.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 101 (20.91%) Oracle OLAP
7 97 (20.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 97 (20.08%) Oracle Database
8 86 (17.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 77 (15.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 53 (10.97%) MySQL
11 52 (10.77%) Oracle BI EE
12 48 (9.94%) Oracle Database 11g
13 46 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
13 46 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
13 46 (9.52%) Relational Database
14 44 (9.11%) Hadoop
15 42 (8.70%) DB2
16 41 (8.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 38 (7.87%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (4.14%) Toad
2 14 (2.90%) Subversion
2 14 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
4 12 (2.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (2.48%) Mercurial
5 11 (2.28%) Talend Open Studio
6 7 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.45%) Eclipse
7 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
8 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.62%) Ant
10 2 (0.41%) ERwin
11 1 (0.21%) Selenium
11 1 (0.21%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
General
1 99 (20.50%) Finance
2 50 (10.35%) Banking
3 21 (4.35%) Games
4 20 (4.14%) Marketing
5 11 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.07%) Retail
7 9 (1.86%) Advertising
8 8 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.66%) iGaming
9 7 (1.45%) Law
9 7 (1.45%) Legal
10 6 (1.24%) Front Office
10 6 (1.24%) Publishing
11 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.21%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 180 (37.27%) DBA
2 171 (35.40%) Developer
3 92 (19.05%) SQL DBA
4 61 (12.63%) Administrator
5 42 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
5 42 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 37 (7.66%) SQL Developer
7 33 (6.83%) Oracle Developer
7 33 (6.83%) Architect
8 30 (6.21%) Senior Developer
9 27 (5.59%) Analyst
10 25 (5.18%) Head of Development
11 24 (4.97%) Database Developer
11 24 (4.97%) Software Engineer
12 21 (4.35%) Operations Manager
12 21 (4.35%) Data Manager
12 21 (4.35%) Development DBA
13 18 (3.73%) Business Developer
14 17 (3.52%) Software Development Engineer
14 17 (3.52%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (23.60%) .NET
2 59 (12.22%) XML
3 33 (6.83%) ASP.NET
4 27 (5.59%) HTML
5 24 (4.97%) Web Services
6 20 (4.14%) MDX
6 20 (4.14%) STL
7 19 (3.93%) SOAP
8 15 (3.11%) jQuery
9 14 (2.90%) Servlets
9 14 (2.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 13 (2.69%) Middleware
11 11 (2.28%) HTML5
11 11 (2.28%) WinForms
12 10 (2.07%) XSLT
12 10 (2.07%) JPA
13 9 (1.86%) WCF
13 9 (1.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (1.66%) WSDL
14 8 (1.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 119 (24.64%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (14.49%) Replication
3 53 (10.97%) Clustering
4 49 (10.14%) Computer Science
5 26 (5.38%) Data Structures
6 18 (3.73%) N-Tier
7 14 (2.90%) Data Integration
8 13 (2.69%) iPad
8 13 (2.69%) Online Games
9 12 (2.48%) Life Science
9 12 (2.48%) Mathematics
10 11 (2.28%) Open Source
11 9 (1.86%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.45%) Physics
12 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (1.45%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.24%) Equities
13 6 (1.24%) Fixed Income
13 6 (1.24%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 76 (15.73%) UNIX
2 70 (14.49%) Linux
3 53 (10.97%) Windows
4 10 (2.07%) Android
5 8 (1.66%) Solaris
6 6 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (40.17%) ETL
2 186 (38.51%) Business Intelligence
3 135 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (25.26%) Performance Tuning
5 79 (16.36%) Data Modelling
6 67 (13.87%) E-Commerce
7 59 (12.22%) OO
8 51 (10.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 50 (10.35%) Project Management
10 45 (9.32%) Dimensional Modelling
10 45 (9.32%) CRM
11 43 (8.90%) ERP
12 42 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
13 36 (7.45%) ITIL
13 36 (7.45%) Scrum
14 30 (6.21%) Analytics
15 27 (5.59%) High Availability
16 26 (5.38%) Unit Testing
17 25 (5.18%) PRINCE2
17 25 (5.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 399 (82.61%) SQL
2 158 (32.71%) T-SQL
3 99 (20.50%) PL/SQL
4 86 (17.81%) C#
5 80 (16.56%) Java
6 49 (10.14%) JavaScript
7 24 (4.97%) C++
8 23 (4.76%) PowerShell
9 17 (3.52%) Perl
10 13 (2.69%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.48%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.28%) Shell Script
12 11 (2.28%) C
13 6 (1.24%) Python
13 6 (1.24%) XPath
14 4 (0.83%) VB
15 2 (0.41%) VBA
15 2 (0.41%) VBScript
16 1 (0.21%) VB6
Qualifications
1 106 (21.95%) Degree
2 22 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.48%) MCITP
4 11 (2.28%) DV Cleared
4 11 (2.28%) PhD
5 8 (1.66%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (1.66%) OCP
6 6 (1.24%) OCA
7 5 (1.04%) MCSE
8 4 (0.83%) MCTS
9 2 (0.41%) MCSA
9 2 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.21%) VCP4
10 1 (0.21%) ISEB
10 1 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.94%) QA
2 13 (2.69%) SLA
3 9 (1.86%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 39 (8.07%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (2.28%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.62%) Xen
3 3 (0.62%) KVM
3 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.62%) SRDF
3 3 (0.62%) NFS
4 1 (0.21%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (3.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 16 (3.31%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.24%) Oracle Statspack
4 4 (0.83%) SCOM
5 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) Foglight
Vendors
1 229 (47.41%) Oracle
2 127 (26.29%) Microsoft
3 48 (9.94%) Informatica
4 35 (7.25%) Sybase
5 31 (6.42%) Siebel
6 27 (5.59%) Cognos
7 23 (4.76%) Teradata
8 20 (4.14%) Hyperion
9 16 (3.31%) Tableau
10 14 (2.90%) Vertica
11 12 (2.48%) IBM
12 11 (2.28%) Talend
13 8 (1.66%) SAP
13 8 (1.66%) NetApp
14 7 (1.45%) Red Gate
14 7 (1.45%) Business Objects
15 6 (1.24%) BMC
16 4 (0.83%) Sun
17 3 (0.62%) Birst
17 3 (0.62%) Cisco
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