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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 641 646 646
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 260 292 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.77% 0.80% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 158 228 199
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £46,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.63%

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
33723 36330 34116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.85% 31.05% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28448 31036 29378
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 3 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 3 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 -8 250 £52,500 +5.00% 26
London -104 77 £55,000 +6.79% 16
South East +50 66 £47,500 -17.39% 6
South West +27 39 £42,500 - 1
Dorset +38 32 - -
Bournemouth +34 32 - -
Yorkshire +25 29 £62,500 +39.50%
Berkshire +33 28 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Surrey +34 26 £45,000 -30.76%
City of London +26 24 £50,000 -3.84% 8
Staffordshire +24 20 £30,000 -22.58%
West Midlands +3 20 £30,000 -33.33%
Stoke-on-Trent +17 18 £30,000 -33.33%
West Yorkshire +15 16 £62,500 +68.46%
Leeds +14 16 £62,500 +19.04%
East of England +23 15 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +21 14 - - 1
Peterborough +11 14 - -
Reading +3 11 £48,750 -18.75% 2
Redhill - 10 £60,000 -
Egham - 10 £45,000 -
Manchester +9 7 £37,500 -26.82% 1
North West -7 7 £37,500 -11.76% 1
South Wales - 7 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £95,000 -
Wales - 7 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 7 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 7 £95,000 -
Reigate - 6 £45,000 -
York - 6 £32,000 -

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 371 (81.36%) SQL
2 247 (54.17%) Oracle
3 238 (52.19%) SQL Server
4 230 (50.44%) Data Warehouse
5 176 (38.60%) Finance
6 173 (37.94%) Business Intelligence
7 161 (35.31%) OLAP
8 158 (34.65%) ETL
9 138 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
10 135 (29.61%) Oracle Database
11 131 (28.73%) Performance Tuning
12 128 (28.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 117 (25.66%) PL/SQL
14 107 (23.46%) Linux
15 106 (23.25%) Java
15 106 (23.25%) Oracle OLAP
16 98 (21.49%) T-SQL
16 98 (21.49%) UNIX
17 97 (21.27%) Relational Database
18 95 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
19 91 (19.96%) Analytical Skills
20 87 (19.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 85 (18.64%) Microsoft
22 84 (18.42%) XML
23 81 (17.76%) Data Modelling
24 79 (17.32%) SQL Server 2008
25 77 (16.89%) Degree
26 71 (15.57%) Banking
26 71 (15.57%) Middleware
26 71 (15.57%) Replication

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 36 (7.89%) WebLogic
2 30 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 20 (4.39%) Apache
4 18 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (3.07%) JBoss
7 13 (2.85%) IIS
8 12 (2.63%) SharePoint
9 10 (2.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (1.97%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.32%) Oracle Coherence
12 6 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.10%) PegaRULES
13 5 (1.10%) Joomla!
13 5 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
13 5 (1.10%) WebSphere Process Server
13 5 (1.10%) Commerce Server
13 5 (1.10%) Drupal
13 5 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.97%) MS Office
3 5 (1.10%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 32 (7.02%) Temenos T24
1 32 (7.02%) Oracle Cash Management
2 21 (4.61%) Oracle ERP
2 21 (4.61%) HFM
3 10 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
4 8 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (1.32%) RMDS
5 6 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.44%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.22%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.41%) SaaS
2 10 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (9.87%) SAN
2 41 (8.99%) NAS
3 36 (7.89%) LAN
3 36 (7.89%) WAN
4 24 (5.26%) VoIP
4 24 (5.26%) PABX
5 23 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
6 17 (3.73%) HTTP
7 16 (3.51%) Internet
8 12 (2.63%) Multicast
8 12 (2.63%) FCoE
8 12 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
9 10 (2.19%) Unified Communications
9 10 (2.19%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.97%) LDAP
11 6 (1.32%) Firewall
11 6 (1.32%) iSCSI
11 6 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (1.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 5 (1.10%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (52.19%) SQL Server
2 230 (50.44%) Data Warehouse
3 161 (35.31%) OLAP
4 135 (29.61%) Oracle Database
5 128 (28.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 106 (23.25%) Oracle OLAP
7 97 (21.27%) Relational Database
8 95 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
9 87 (19.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 79 (17.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 61 (13.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 51 (11.18%) Oracle Database 12c
13 50 (10.96%) RDBMS
14 47 (10.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 44 (9.65%) Oracle BI EE
15 44 (9.65%) MySQL
16 35 (7.68%) SQL Server 2005
17 34 (7.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 31 (6.80%) Oracle ODI
18 31 (6.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (4.61%) Toad
1 21 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 16 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (3.51%) Subversion
2 16 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (2.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (1.97%) Mercurial
5 5 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
5 5 (1.10%) TestDirector
5 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.88%) ERwin
6 4 (0.88%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.66%) JIRA
7 3 (0.66%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.66%) Ant
7 3 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.22%) Maven
8 1 (0.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 176 (38.60%) Finance
2 71 (15.57%) Banking
3 32 (7.02%) Financial Institution
4 20 (4.39%) Games
5 14 (3.07%) Marketing
6 12 (2.63%) Retail
7 10 (2.19%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.75%) Online Betting
8 8 (1.75%) Billing
8 8 (1.75%) Law
9 6 (1.32%) Back Office
9 6 (1.32%) Advertising
10 5 (1.10%) Legal
11 4 (0.88%) Publishing
11 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.66%) iGaming
13 2 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 167 (36.62%) Developer
2 118 (25.88%) DBA
3 86 (18.86%) Architect
4 68 (14.91%) Administrator
5 67 (14.69%) SQL DBA
6 53 (11.62%) Oracle Developer
7 44 (9.65%) SQL Developer
8 39 (8.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 38 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 31 (6.80%) Oracle DBA
11 30 (6.58%) Analyst
11 30 (6.58%) Infrastructure Architect
12 28 (6.14%) Business Developer
13 24 (5.26%) Senior Oracle Developer
14 23 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
15 22 (4.82%) SQL Server DBA
16 21 (4.61%) OBIEE Developer
17 20 (4.39%) Senior DBA
17 20 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
18 17 (3.73%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (18.42%) XML
2 71 (15.57%) Middleware
3 44 (9.65%) .NET
4 32 (7.02%) Web Services
5 27 (5.92%) HTML
6 26 (5.70%) XSLT
7 17 (3.73%) MDX
8 15 (3.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 13 (2.85%) REST
9 13 (2.85%) SOAP
9 13 (2.85%) STL
10 11 (2.41%) XSD
10 11 (2.41%) JPA
11 10 (2.19%) Servlets
11 10 (2.19%) J2EE
11 10 (2.19%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.97%) XML Schema
12 9 (1.97%) Oracle Fusion
12 9 (1.97%) JSON
13 8 (1.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 91 (19.96%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (15.57%) Replication
3 54 (11.84%) Computer Science
4 37 (8.11%) Clustering
5 29 (6.36%) Data Centre
6 25 (5.48%) Data Structures
7 24 (5.26%) BYOD
8 18 (3.95%) Management Information System
9 15 (3.29%) Data Integration
10 11 (2.41%) Visualisation
11 10 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (2.19%) Online Games
12 9 (1.97%) W3C
13 8 (1.75%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.75%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.75%) iPad
14 7 (1.54%) Client/Server
15 6 (1.32%) Data Extraction
16 5 (1.10%) Statistics
16 5 (1.10%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 107 (23.46%) Linux
2 98 (21.49%) UNIX
3 65 (14.25%) Windows
4 28 (6.14%) Solaris
5 8 (1.75%) Debian
6 7 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.32%) AIX
8 5 (1.10%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.10%) SUSE
8 5 (1.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.10%) CentOS
9 4 (0.88%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) VME
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (37.94%) Business Intelligence
2 158 (34.65%) ETL
3 138 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (28.73%) Performance Tuning
5 81 (17.76%) Data Modelling
6 55 (12.06%) OO
7 51 (11.18%) Mentoring
8 49 (10.75%) Kimball Methodology
8 49 (10.75%) SDLC
9 42 (9.21%) ITIL
10 41 (8.99%) ERP
11 39 (8.55%) Configuration Management
12 37 (8.11%) Project Management
12 37 (8.11%) Data Management
13 35 (7.68%) Coaching
13 35 (7.68%) Test Automation
14 33 (7.24%) E-Commerce
15 32 (7.02%) OOP
15 32 (7.02%) Cash Management
15 32 (7.02%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 371 (81.36%) SQL
2 117 (25.66%) PL/SQL
3 106 (23.25%) Java
4 98 (21.49%) T-SQL
5 32 (7.02%) Shell Script
6 29 (6.36%) C#
7 27 (5.92%) JavaScript
8 23 (5.04%) C
9 13 (2.85%) C++
10 12 (2.63%) Perl
11 11 (2.41%) XPath
11 11 (2.41%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.19%) VB.NET
13 9 (1.97%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.54%) Python
15 6 (1.32%) VBScript
15 6 (1.32%) Jython
15 6 (1.32%) Korn
16 5 (1.10%) PHP
17 1 (0.22%) AWK
Qualifications
1 77 (16.89%) Degree
2 31 (6.80%) Oracle Certification
3 24 (5.26%) OCP
4 18 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.97%) MCDBA
6 7 (1.54%) ISEB
7 6 (1.32%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.32%) Security Cleared
8 5 (1.10%) MCTS
9 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.44%) MBA
9 2 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.44%) MCSE
9 2 (0.44%) OCA
10 1 (0.22%) MCP
10 1 (0.22%) MCSA
10 1 (0.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (15.35%) QA
2 13 (2.85%) SLA
3 9 (1.97%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 41 (8.99%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (4.17%) Oracle Clusterware
3 13 (2.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 12 (2.63%) SRDF
4 12 (2.63%) NFS
5 8 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.10%) XenServer
6 5 (1.10%) Xen
6 5 (1.10%) vSphere
6 5 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.10%) pfSense
6 5 (1.10%) KVM
6 5 (1.10%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.88%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.22%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 26 (5.70%) Data Guard
2 23 (5.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 21 (4.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.32%) Oracle Flashback
4 6 (1.32%) Control-M
5 5 (1.10%) NetBackup
5 5 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.10%) Dollar Universe
6 4 (0.88%) SCCM
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (0.44%) SCOM
8 2 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
8 2 (0.44%) Puppet
8 2 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 247 (54.17%) Oracle
2 85 (18.64%) Microsoft
3 48 (10.53%) IBM
4 38 (8.33%) Informatica
5 32 (7.02%) Green Hat
6 22 (4.82%) Cognos
7 21 (4.61%) Hyperion
8 18 (3.95%) Siebel
9 13 (2.85%) Cisco
9 13 (2.85%) NetApp
10 12 (2.63%) EMC
11 11 (2.41%) Intel
12 10 (2.19%) Sun
12 10 (2.19%) VMware
13 9 (1.97%) Vertica
13 9 (1.97%) HP
13 9 (1.97%) Sybase
14 7 (1.54%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.54%) TIBCO
15 6 (1.32%) F5
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Midlands
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £72000 per annum + Banking bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
T-exec
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago