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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 623 638 575
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -63
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 283 239 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.82% 0.70% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 183 187 280
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%

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
34403 34352 35571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.15% 32.07% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 29019 29712 31311
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 £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +20 274 £50,000 -9.09% 25
London -8 154 £57,500 - 14
West Yorkshire +11 39 £37,100 - 4
Yorkshire -5 39 £37,100 - 4
Leeds +3 34 £49,500 - 3
South East -3 34 £50,000 -4.76% 2
City of London +23 31 £62,500 +18.48% 2
North West -37 20 £48,000 +92.00% 3
Berkshire +12 19 £42,500 -19.04%
Manchester - 18 £48,000 - 3
East of England -10 14 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Essex +7 12 £40,000 -30.43% 2
West Midlands -52 9 £32,500 -27.77%
Rochdale - 9 £48,000 -
Surrey -8 8 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Staffordshire -37 8 £32,500 +30.00%
Southend-on-Sea - 7 £42,500 -
Croydon - 6 £58,750 -
Reading -4 5 £62,500 +19.04%
Stoke-on-Trent -18 5 - -
Redhill - 4 £50,000 -
Cardiff - 4 £32,250 -
Bradford - 4 £37,100 -
Wales - 4 £32,250 -
South Wales - 4 £32,250 -
Slough -3 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Stafford -8 3 £32,500 -
Kent - 3 £51,250 -
County Antrim - 3 £35,000 - 1
Belfast - 3 £35,000 - 1

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 441 (76.17%) SQL
2 353 (60.97%) SQL Server
3 268 (46.29%) Data Warehouse
4 248 (42.83%) Oracle
5 214 (36.96%) OLAP
6 188 (32.47%) ETL
7 180 (31.09%) Business Intelligence
8 173 (29.88%) T-SQL
9 172 (29.71%) Performance Tuning
10 169 (29.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 161 (27.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 145 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
13 136 (23.49%) Relational Database
14 131 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
15 130 (22.45%) UNIX
16 126 (21.76%) Degree
17 125 (21.59%) Microsoft
18 123 (21.24%) Data Modelling
19 120 (20.73%) Oracle OLAP
20 118 (20.38%) E-Commerce
21 116 (20.03%) RDBMS
22 110 (19.00%) Linux
23 109 (18.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 106 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
25 101 (17.44%) .NET
26 98 (16.93%) Oracle Database
27 95 (16.41%) PL/SQL
28 91 (15.72%) Replication
29 84 (14.51%) Finance
30 83 (14.34%) Computer Science

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 16 (2.76%) Apache
2 12 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.73%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.38%) SAS
5 5 (0.86%) NetWeaver
5 5 (0.86%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.52%) IIS
7 2 (0.35%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 66 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.86%) MS Office
3 4 (0.69%) PowerPivot
4 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
2 10 (1.73%) HFM
3 6 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.76%) SAN
2 14 (2.42%) Internet
3 4 (0.69%) iSCSI
3 4 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (0.69%) HTTP
3 4 (0.69%) LAN
3 4 (0.69%) WAN
4 3 (0.52%) Ethernet
4 3 (0.52%) ATM
4 3 (0.52%) InfiniBand
4 3 (0.52%) FCoE
5 2 (0.35%) SSH
5 2 (0.35%) LDAP
5 2 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.35%) SSL
6 1 (0.17%) Intranet
6 1 (0.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 353 (60.97%) SQL Server
2 268 (46.29%) Data Warehouse
3 214 (36.96%) OLAP
4 169 (29.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 161 (27.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 136 (23.49%) Relational Database
7 120 (20.73%) Oracle OLAP
8 116 (20.03%) RDBMS
9 109 (18.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 106 (18.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 98 (16.93%) Oracle Database
12 81 (13.99%) SQL Server 2012
12 81 (13.99%) MySQL
13 72 (12.44%) Oracle Database 11g
14 63 (10.88%) Oracle ODI
15 54 (9.33%) Oracle Database 10g
16 52 (8.98%) SQL Server 2005
17 51 (8.81%) Big Data
18 50 (8.64%) DB2
19 36 (6.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (5.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (3.11%) Toad
3 12 (2.07%) Subversion
4 11 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.73%) Mercurial
6 9 (1.55%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.38%) ClearCase
8 7 (1.21%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.69%) ERwin
10 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (0.35%) Ant
12 2 (0.35%) CruiseControl
12 2 (0.35%) Maven
12 2 (0.35%) Selenium
12 2 (0.35%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.35%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
13 1 (0.17%) JIRA
General
1 84 (14.51%) Finance
2 53 (9.15%) Games
3 29 (5.01%) Marketing
4 28 (4.84%) Banking
5 21 (3.63%) Retail
6 17 (2.94%) Legal
7 16 (2.76%) Advertising
8 10 (1.73%) Law
9 8 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.21%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.86%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.52%) Back Office
12 3 (0.52%) Publishing
13 2 (0.35%) Front Office
13 2 (0.35%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Online Betting
14 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 194 (33.51%) DBA
2 190 (32.82%) Developer
3 76 (13.13%) SQL DBA
4 66 (11.40%) Administrator
5 61 (10.54%) SQL Developer
6 59 (10.19%) Software Engineer
7 46 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 44 (7.60%) Database Developer
8 44 (7.60%) SQL Server DBA
9 43 (7.43%) Architect
10 36 (6.22%) Oracle DBA
10 36 (6.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
11 34 (5.87%) Data Manager
12 33 (5.70%) Senior Developer
13 31 (5.35%) Operations Manager
14 30 (5.18%) Analyst
15 26 (4.49%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
16 21 (3.63%) Software Development Engineer
16 21 (3.63%) Senior DBA
16 21 (3.63%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.44%) .NET
2 42 (7.25%) XML
3 39 (6.74%) ASP.NET
4 34 (5.87%) STL
5 26 (4.49%) Swing
6 19 (3.28%) COM
6 19 (3.28%) MDX
7 17 (2.94%) HTML
8 14 (2.42%) Django
9 13 (2.25%) CSS
10 12 (2.07%) jQuery
11 11 (1.90%) Servlets
11 11 (1.90%) SOAP
12 9 (1.55%) Java EE
12 9 (1.55%) JSON
12 9 (1.55%) WSDL
12 9 (1.55%) HTML5
12 9 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (1.38%) WinForms
13 8 (1.38%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 131 (22.63%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (15.72%) Replication
3 83 (14.34%) Computer Science
4 61 (10.54%) Clustering
5 44 (7.60%) iPad
6 35 (6.04%) Online Games
7 32 (5.53%) N-Tier
8 27 (4.66%) Data Structures
9 20 (3.45%) Mathematics
10 16 (2.76%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.07%) Data Integration
12 10 (1.73%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.55%) Life Science
13 9 (1.55%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.55%) Physics
14 8 (1.38%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.86%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.86%) Social Network
15 5 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 130 (22.45%) UNIX
2 110 (19.00%) Linux
3 60 (10.36%) Windows
4 18 (3.11%) Android
5 11 (1.90%) AIX
6 9 (1.55%) Solaris
7 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) CentOS
11 1 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (32.47%) ETL
2 180 (31.09%) Business Intelligence
3 172 (29.71%) Performance Tuning
4 145 (25.04%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (21.24%) Data Modelling
6 118 (20.38%) E-Commerce
7 68 (11.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 66 (11.40%) Unit Testing
9 53 (9.15%) Software Engineering
10 52 (8.98%) Dimensional Modelling
11 47 (8.12%) Scrum
12 46 (7.94%) TDD
13 42 (7.25%) Project Management
14 39 (6.74%) High Availability
15 36 (6.22%) Analytics
15 36 (6.22%) OO
16 32 (5.53%) ITIL
17 28 (4.84%) Load Balancing
18 27 (4.66%) Operations Management
18 27 (4.66%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 441 (76.17%) SQL
2 173 (29.88%) T-SQL
3 95 (16.41%) PL/SQL
4 81 (13.99%) C#
5 70 (12.09%) Java
6 49 (8.46%) C++
7 44 (7.60%) JavaScript
8 40 (6.91%) Shell Script
9 28 (4.84%) C
10 22 (3.80%) Perl
11 19 (3.28%) Python
12 16 (2.76%) VB
12 16 (2.76%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.07%) VB6
14 10 (1.73%) PHP
15 8 (1.38%) Clojure
16 7 (1.21%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.04%) Korn
18 5 (0.86%) PowerHouse
19 4 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 126 (21.76%) Degree
2 29 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (3.80%) MCITP
4 8 (1.38%) PhD
5 6 (1.04%) OCP
5 6 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (1.04%) MCTS
6 5 (0.86%) OCA
6 5 (0.86%) MCSE
6 5 (0.86%) MCDBA
7 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.35%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (12.26%) QA
2 26 (4.49%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.86%) SLA
4 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 48 (8.29%) Oracle RAC
2 24 (4.15%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (0.69%) HDFS
3 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (0.52%) Veritas File System
4 3 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 41 (7.08%) Data Guard
2 13 (2.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.86%) Oracle Statspack
4 5 (0.86%) Foglight
5 4 (0.69%) SCOM
6 3 (0.52%) EMC Navisphere
6 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 248 (42.83%) Oracle
2 125 (21.59%) Microsoft
3 54 (9.33%) Informatica
4 51 (8.81%) IBM
5 36 (6.22%) Sybase
6 31 (5.35%) Talend
7 23 (3.97%) Tableau
8 16 (2.76%) Business Objects
9 14 (2.42%) SAP
10 13 (2.25%) Sun
11 11 (1.90%) Red Gate
12 10 (1.73%) Siebel
12 10 (1.73%) Hyperion
13 9 (1.55%) Vertica
14 8 (1.38%) Facebook
14 8 (1.38%) Red Hat
14 8 (1.38%) VMware
14 8 (1.38%) Teradata
14 8 (1.38%) Cognos
15 7 (1.21%) HP
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + £5000 top up & 12% bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£55k
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + OTE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Technology Leaders
Salary: + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighouse
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago