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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 694 634 589
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -45
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 198 316 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.58% 0.84% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 137 246 275
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £80,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%

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
34243 37736 35883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.95% 31.43% 31.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28950 32016 31027
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -94 182 £56,250 +7.14% 17
London -81 97 £65,000 +23.80% 9
South East +41 54 £54,501 -31.87% 1
Berkshire +14 27 £40,000 -20.00%
City of London +26 21 £62,500 +2.45% 4
Surrey +20 19 £54,501 -31.87% 1
Redhill - 15 £60,000 - 1
Bracknell +15 11 - -
North West +8 11 £35,000 -36.36% 1
South Wales - 11 £45,000 - 1
Wales - 11 £45,000 - 1
Cardiff - 11 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -3 7 £70,000 -12.50%
Reigate - 7 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +5 6 £31,000 - 3
Manchester +2 6 £46,500 -15.45%
South West -22 6 £45,000 +9.09%
Cheshire +11 5 £30,000 +5.26% 1
East of England +20 4 £65,000 +49.42%
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Scotland +17 3 £39,250 -12.77%
Bristol -6 3 £45,000 +5.88%
Staffordshire -13 3 £40,000 -27.27% 2
West Midlands -45 3 £40,000 +4.57% 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £32,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 3 £27,500 -
York - 3 £32,000 - 2
Peterborough - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Sheffield - 3 £27,500 -

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 363 (85.61%) SQL
2 251 (59.20%) SQL Server
3 245 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
4 218 (51.42%) Oracle
5 182 (42.92%) ETL
6 176 (41.51%) Business Intelligence
7 154 (36.32%) OLAP
8 139 (32.78%) T-SQL
9 124 (29.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 121 (28.54%) Performance Tuning
11 116 (27.36%) Microsoft
12 111 (26.18%) PL/SQL
12 111 (26.18%) Finance
13 109 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
14 106 (25.00%) Oracle Database
15 97 (22.88%) Oracle OLAP
15 97 (22.88%) Java
16 94 (22.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 91 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
18 90 (21.23%) SQL Server 2008
19 87 (20.52%) Linux
20 85 (20.05%) .NET
21 82 (19.34%) Degree
22 76 (17.92%) UNIX
23 75 (17.69%) Data Modelling
24 67 (15.80%) SQL Server 2012
25 64 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 63 (14.86%) C#
27 61 (14.39%) Windows
28 57 (13.44%) Kimball Methodology

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (4.95%) WebLogic
2 20 (4.72%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.59%) JBoss
4 8 (1.89%) IIS
4 8 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (1.89%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
5 6 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.42%) Apache
5 6 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (0.71%) SAS
6 3 (0.71%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.24%) Mule
8 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 42 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.12%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.77%) Oracle ERP
2 15 (3.54%) HFM
3 8 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 7 (1.65%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.71%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.71%) RMDS
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.07%) SaaS
2 7 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.25%) SAN
2 17 (4.01%) NAS
3 11 (2.59%) LAN
3 11 (2.59%) WAN
4 10 (2.36%) Internet
5 6 (1.42%) HTTP
5 6 (1.42%) VoIP
5 6 (1.42%) FCoE
5 6 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (1.42%) PABX
5 6 (1.42%) Multicast
5 6 (1.42%) LDAP
6 5 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.71%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.47%) Intranet
9 1 (0.24%) DAB
9 1 (0.24%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (59.20%) SQL Server
2 245 (57.78%) Data Warehouse
3 154 (36.32%) OLAP
4 124 (29.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 106 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 97 (22.88%) Oracle OLAP
7 94 (22.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 90 (21.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 67 (15.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 64 (15.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (12.97%) Oracle Database 11g
12 48 (11.32%) Oracle BI EE
13 47 (11.08%) MySQL
14 44 (10.38%) DB2
15 43 (10.14%) Relational Database
16 41 (9.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 38 (8.96%) Big Data
17 38 (8.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 36 (8.49%) Hadoop
19 32 (7.55%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 16 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (3.54%) Toad
3 12 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.36%) Mercurial
6 8 (1.89%) Subversion
7 7 (1.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
9 4 (0.94%) Visual Studio
10 3 (0.71%) Ant
10 3 (0.71%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.24%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.24%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (0.24%) ERwin
General
1 111 (26.18%) Finance
2 43 (10.14%) Banking
3 14 (3.30%) Marketing
3 14 (3.30%) Games
4 10 (2.36%) Retail
4 10 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (2.12%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.12%) Advertising
6 8 (1.89%) iGaming
7 6 (1.42%) Billing
7 6 (1.42%) Publishing
8 5 (1.18%) Back Office
8 5 (1.18%) Law
9 4 (0.94%) Front Office
10 3 (0.71%) Legal
11 2 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 166 (39.15%) Developer
2 133 (31.37%) DBA
3 72 (16.98%) SQL DBA
4 58 (13.68%) Oracle Developer
5 53 (12.50%) Administrator
6 43 (10.14%) Senior Developer
7 42 (9.91%) Architect
8 30 (7.08%) SQL Developer
8 30 (7.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 26 (6.13%) SQL Server DBA
10 21 (4.95%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 20 (4.72%) Head of Development
12 19 (4.48%) Analyst
13 17 (4.01%) Database Developer
14 16 (3.77%) Teradata DBA
15 15 (3.54%) OBIEE Developer
15 15 (3.54%) Business Developer
16 14 (3.30%) Software Engineer
17 13 (3.07%) Data Architect
17 13 (3.07%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (20.05%) .NET
2 54 (12.74%) XML
3 34 (8.02%) Web Services
4 25 (5.90%) ASP.NET
5 22 (5.19%) HTML
5 22 (5.19%) Middleware
6 19 (4.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 18 (4.25%) MDX
8 14 (3.30%) SOAP
8 14 (3.30%) STL
9 13 (3.07%) XSLT
10 12 (2.83%) Servlets
10 12 (2.83%) JPA
11 10 (2.36%) J2EE
11 10 (2.36%) WinForms
12 9 (2.12%) JDBC
12 9 (2.12%) J2SE
13 8 (1.89%) NHibernate
13 8 (1.89%) jQuery
14 7 (1.65%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 91 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (12.74%) Replication
3 36 (8.49%) Computer Science
4 35 (8.25%) Clustering
5 26 (6.13%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.54%) Data Integration
7 11 (2.59%) Open Source
7 11 (2.59%) iPad
8 10 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.36%) Life Science
9 8 (1.89%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.42%) W3C
10 6 (1.42%) BYOD
11 5 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.94%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.94%) Online Games
12 4 (0.94%) Data Extraction
12 4 (0.94%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.94%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 87 (20.52%) Linux
2 76 (17.92%) UNIX
3 61 (14.39%) Windows
4 12 (2.83%) Solaris
5 7 (1.65%) Android
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (42.92%) ETL
2 176 (41.51%) Business Intelligence
3 121 (28.54%) Performance Tuning
4 109 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (17.69%) Data Modelling
6 57 (13.44%) Kimball Methodology
7 54 (12.74%) OO
8 46 (10.85%) E-Commerce
9 44 (10.38%) Dimensional Modelling
10 42 (9.91%) CRM
11 41 (9.67%) ERP
12 37 (8.73%) Project Management
13 29 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
13 29 (6.84%) Data Analysis
14 27 (6.37%) Scrum
14 27 (6.37%) Analytics
15 26 (6.13%) ITIL
16 25 (5.90%) Data Architecture
17 24 (5.66%) Data Transformation
17 24 (5.66%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 363 (85.61%) SQL
2 139 (32.78%) T-SQL
3 111 (26.18%) PL/SQL
4 97 (22.88%) Java
5 63 (14.86%) C#
6 45 (10.61%) JavaScript
7 20 (4.72%) C
8 18 (4.25%) Shell Script
9 17 (4.01%) C++
10 12 (2.83%) PowerShell
11 11 (2.59%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.36%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.12%) Perl
14 6 (1.42%) XPath
15 4 (0.94%) Python
16 3 (0.71%) VBA
17 1 (0.24%) VBScript
17 1 (0.24%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (19.34%) Degree
2 18 (4.25%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (4.25%) OCP
3 16 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.36%) PhD
5 9 (2.12%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.12%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.65%) MCITP
7 4 (0.94%) MCSE
8 3 (0.71%) MCTS
9 2 (0.47%) MBA
9 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.47%) MCSA
10 1 (0.24%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.24%) MCP
10 1 (0.24%) HND
10 1 (0.24%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.02%) QA
2 10 (2.36%) SLA
3 9 (2.12%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.42%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.47%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 29 (6.84%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (1.65%) Oracle Clusterware
3 6 (1.42%) SRDF
3 6 (1.42%) NFS
4 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.71%) KVM
4 3 (0.71%) Xen
5 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (4.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 13 (3.07%) Data Guard
3 11 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.94%) Dollar Universe
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Flashback
6 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.24%) Nagios
7 1 (0.24%) SCCM
7 1 (0.24%) SCOM
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 218 (51.42%) Oracle
2 116 (27.36%) Microsoft
3 33 (7.78%) Informatica
4 31 (7.31%) Siebel
5 29 (6.84%) Cognos
6 25 (5.90%) Sybase
7 22 (5.19%) Teradata
8 15 (3.54%) Vertica
8 15 (3.54%) Hyperion
9 8 (1.89%) NetApp
9 8 (1.89%) IBM
10 7 (1.65%) Tableau
11 6 (1.42%) Cisco
11 6 (1.42%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.42%) Sun
11 6 (1.42%) EMC
11 6 (1.42%) Intel
12 5 (1.18%) SAP
12 5 (1.18%) Talend
12 5 (1.18%) Red Gate
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £125,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eames Consulting - Technology Banking (Perm)
Salary: Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: £32,000 per annum (dependent on experience) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago