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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 791 736 725
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -11
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 160 206 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.49% 0.64% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 116 163 181
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%

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
32338 32339 33745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.86% 30.93% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27451 27751 28547
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 5 February 2016 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 5 February 2016. 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 -15 151 £52,500 - 15
London -18 80 £55,000 -4.34% 6
South East -11 19 £51,250 -2.38% 3
West Midlands - 14 £35,000 -
City of London +46 13 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Staffordshire - 13 £35,000 -
South West -5 12 £22,500 -43.75%
North West -6 12 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Manchester +22 11 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Dorset +7 9 £22,500 -
Yorkshire +11 8 £63,750 +56.44% 2
West Yorkshire +3 8 £63,750 +82.14% 2
Edinburgh - 6 - - 2
Scotland - 6 - - 3
Bournemouth +8 5 - -
Stockport - 5 £47,500 -
Bradford - 5 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £43,750 -
Poole - 4 £22,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £38,000 -
East Sussex +9 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Bristol -3 3 £55,000 +46.66%
Tyne and Wear - 3 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £42,500 -
Cheadle - 3 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £59,250 - 1
Surbiton - 3 £55,000 -
North East - 3 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 - 2

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 275 (70.51%) SQL
2 219 (56.15%) SQL Server
3 190 (48.72%) OLAP
4 150 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 140 (35.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 137 (35.13%) Business Intelligence
7 133 (34.10%) Data Warehouse
7 133 (34.10%) Oracle
8 126 (32.31%) ETL
9 121 (31.03%) Finance
10 115 (29.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 90 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
12 88 (22.56%) T-SQL
13 87 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
14 82 (21.03%) Microsoft
15 81 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
16 77 (19.74%) Data Modelling
17 74 (18.97%) Replication
18 67 (17.18%) MS Excel
18 67 (17.18%) Relational Database
19 63 (16.15%) Disaster Recovery
20 62 (15.90%) Degree
21 57 (14.62%) MySQL
21 57 (14.62%) Oracle OLAP
22 56 (14.36%) .NET
22 56 (14.36%) Oracle Database
23 55 (14.10%) Linux
24 53 (13.59%) High Availability
24 53 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
25 51 (13.08%) Unix

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.08%) Confluence
3 9 (2.31%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.05%) MQSeries
5 7 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.28%) Apache
6 5 (1.28%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (0.77%) Apache Pig
8 3 (0.77%) IIS
8 3 (0.77%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.51%) GemFire
9 2 (0.51%) Liferay
9 2 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 67 (17.18%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.05%) MS Office
3 5 (1.28%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (3.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (2.05%) Temenos T24
3 4 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.26%) MetaTrader
5 1 (0.26%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.31%) SaaS
4 5 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.28%) PaaS
5 3 (0.77%) IaaS
6 2 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.87%) SAN
2 14 (3.59%) Internet
3 9 (2.31%) Intranet
4 8 (2.05%) LDAP
5 7 (1.79%) Extranet
5 7 (1.79%) Firewall
6 5 (1.28%) LAN
6 5 (1.28%) NAS
6 5 (1.28%) WAN
7 3 (0.77%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (0.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (0.77%) SSH
7 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.51%) PABX
8 2 (0.51%) VoIP
8 2 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (56.15%) SQL Server
2 190 (48.72%) OLAP
3 150 (38.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 140 (35.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 133 (34.10%) Data Warehouse
6 115 (29.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 81 (20.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 67 (17.18%) Relational Database
9 57 (14.62%) MySQL
9 57 (14.62%) Oracle OLAP
10 56 (14.36%) Oracle Database
11 42 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 41 (10.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 40 (10.26%) SQL Server 2000
14 27 (6.92%) Oracle Database 11g
15 24 (6.15%) NoSQL
16 22 (5.64%) Big Data
16 22 (5.64%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
17 20 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (5.90%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.13%) Subversion
3 19 (4.87%) Jenkins
4 18 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (3.85%) JIRA
6 12 (3.08%) ERwin
7 11 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (1.79%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.77%) Maven
10 3 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (0.77%) Toad
10 3 (0.77%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.51%) Gradle
11 2 (0.51%) JUnit
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
General
1 121 (31.03%) Finance
2 39 (10.00%) Banking
3 29 (7.44%) Marketing
4 24 (6.15%) Retail
5 22 (5.64%) Games
6 12 (3.08%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.82%) Legal
8 10 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (2.31%) Back Office
10 7 (1.79%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.03%) Law
11 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.77%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) Advertising
13 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 161 (41.28%) Developer
2 121 (31.03%) DBA
3 69 (17.69%) SQL DBA
4 58 (14.87%) SQL Developer
5 54 (13.85%) Architect
6 45 (11.54%) Administrator
7 43 (11.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 37 (9.49%) Oracle Developer
9 34 (8.72%) SQL Server DBA
10 32 (8.21%) Database Developer
11 30 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
12 27 (6.92%) Senior Developer
13 24 (6.15%) MySQL DBA
14 19 (4.87%) Business Developer
14 19 (4.87%) SQL Server Developer
15 18 (4.62%) Analyst
15 18 (4.62%) C++ Developer
15 18 (4.62%) Senior Database Developer
15 18 (4.62%) SQL Database Developer
15 18 (4.62%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (14.36%) .NET
2 42 (10.77%) XML
3 39 (10.00%) Middleware
4 38 (9.74%) MDX
5 26 (6.67%) HTML
6 23 (5.90%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 19 (4.87%) Web Services
8 18 (4.62%) STL
9 17 (4.36%) HTML5
10 13 (3.33%) Apache Flex
10 13 (3.33%) JavaFX
11 12 (3.08%) XSD
11 12 (3.08%) XSLT
12 11 (2.82%) SOAP
13 9 (2.31%) WCF
14 8 (2.05%) ASP.NET
14 8 (2.05%) REST
15 7 (1.79%) J2EE
16 6 (1.54%) CSS
17 5 (1.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (18.97%) Replication
2 53 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (10.00%) Clustering
4 22 (5.64%) Computer Science
5 21 (5.38%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (3.59%) Client/Server
8 12 (3.08%) Data Structures
9 11 (2.82%) Data Centre
10 9 (2.31%) Data Integration
11 8 (2.05%) Online Games
11 8 (2.05%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.79%) Reference Data
13 6 (1.54%) Life Science
14 5 (1.28%) Mathematics
15 4 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
15 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
15 4 (1.03%) User Experience
15 4 (1.03%) W3C
16 3 (0.77%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.10%) Linux
2 51 (13.08%) Unix
3 40 (10.26%) Windows
4 14 (3.59%) Solaris
5 11 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (2.31%) AIX
7 7 (1.79%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.03%) Android
8 4 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (35.13%) Business Intelligence
2 126 (32.31%) ETL
3 90 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 87 (22.31%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (19.74%) Data Modelling
6 63 (16.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 53 (13.59%) High Availability
8 44 (11.28%) Kimball Methodology
9 42 (10.77%) Data Management
10 41 (10.51%) SDLC
11 38 (9.74%) Analytics
12 37 (9.49%) ITIL
13 34 (8.72%) OO
14 33 (8.46%) E-Commerce
15 24 (6.15%) Open Source
15 24 (6.15%) SOA
16 22 (5.64%) PRINCE2
17 20 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
17 20 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (4.87%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 275 (70.51%) SQL
2 88 (22.56%) T-SQL
3 48 (12.31%) Java
4 46 (11.79%) C#
5 38 (9.74%) PL/SQL
6 18 (4.62%) C++
6 18 (4.62%) JavaScript
7 16 (4.10%) C
8 13 (3.33%) Perl
9 12 (3.08%) XPath
10 9 (2.31%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.31%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.79%) Python
11 7 (1.79%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.28%) VB
13 4 (1.03%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.03%) PHP
13 4 (1.03%) VBScript
13 4 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 62 (15.90%) Degree
2 14 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.56%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (2.05%) ISEB
6 7 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.54%) MCSA
7 6 (1.54%) MCSE
7 6 (1.54%) PhD
8 5 (1.28%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (1.28%) MCITP
9 4 (1.03%) MCTS
10 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.51%) IBM Certification
11 2 (0.51%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.26%) OCA
12 1 (0.26%) OCP
12 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.51%) QA
2 34 (8.72%) Data Quality
3 14 (3.59%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.79%) SLA
5 6 (1.54%) COBIT
5 6 (1.54%) EMIR
6 5 (1.28%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (3.59%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (1.03%) Oracle Clusterware
4 4 (1.03%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.51%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.51%) HDFS
5 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (4.87%) Data Guard
2 14 (3.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 13 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 12 (3.08%) Puppet
5 7 (1.79%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (1.28%) Oracle ZFS
6 5 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (1.03%) Oracle Flashback
7 4 (1.03%) SCCM
8 2 (0.51%) Oracle Statspack
8 2 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.51%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.26%) Control-M
9 1 (0.26%) Mesos
Vendors
1 133 (34.10%) Oracle
2 82 (21.03%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.67%) IBM
4 18 (4.62%) Cognos
5 15 (3.85%) HP
6 13 (3.33%) InterSystems
6 13 (3.33%) Vertica
7 12 (3.08%) hybris
7 12 (3.08%) VMware
8 11 (2.82%) Tableau
9 8 (2.05%) Green Hat
9 8 (2.05%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.05%) webMethods
10 7 (1.79%) Bloomberg
10 7 (1.79%) Sun
10 7 (1.79%) Veritas
11 6 (1.54%) NetApp
11 6 (1.54%) Red Gate
12 4 (1.03%) Apple
12 4 (1.03%) Intel
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: neg + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £63500 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Teddington
Ortolan Group
Posted: 19 days ago