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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 624 639 553
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -86
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 268 243 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 0.70% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 205 199 303
Average salary £50,000 £52,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.21% +17.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £83,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%

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
32961 34625 37489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.83% 32.12% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28292 29471 33449
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +6 240 £52,500 -4.54% 19
London -11 152 £60,000 - 8
City of London +34 44 £65,000 +23.80% 3
Yorkshire +8 26 £46,500 -
West Yorkshire +25 25 £40,750 -
Leeds +18 23 £46,500 -
Wales - 22 £34,500 -
South Wales - 21 £34,000 -
Cardiff - 21 £34,000 -
South East -23 20 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North West -16 19 £45,000 +80.00% 3
East of England -11 15 £38,500 -33.04% 3
Berkshire +1 10 £42,500 -19.04%
Cheshire -7 10 £47,500 +90.00% 2
Manchester -9 9 £45,000 - 1
South West -10 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Ipswich - 7 £60,000 - 2
Suffolk - 7 £60,000 - 2
Chester - 6 £41,250 - 2
Croydon +8 5 £58,750 -6.00%
Bristol -4 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Essex -13 5 £38,500 -33.04%
Middlesex +7 3 £50,000 -18.69% 1
Surrey -5 3 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 3 £42,500 +4.07% 1
Cambridge +1 2 £42,500 +15.89%
Kent -6 2 £53,750 -25.86%
Brighouse - 2 £33,000 -
Brighton - 2 £52,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £54,000 -

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 422 (78.00%) SQL
2 344 (63.59%) SQL Server
3 262 (48.43%) Data Warehouse
4 235 (43.44%) Oracle
5 187 (34.57%) OLAP
6 184 (34.01%) Business Intelligence
7 182 (33.64%) T-SQL
8 176 (32.53%) ETL
9 148 (27.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 147 (27.17%) Performance Tuning
11 146 (26.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 139 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
13 134 (24.77%) Microsoft
14 118 (21.81%) .NET
14 118 (21.81%) Analytical Skills
15 114 (21.07%) Data Modelling
16 113 (20.89%) Degree
16 113 (20.89%) Oracle OLAP
17 109 (20.15%) SQL Server 2008
18 101 (18.67%) C#
18 101 (18.67%) E-Commerce
19 97 (17.93%) PL/SQL
20 93 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 92 (17.01%) UNIX
22 90 (16.64%) Finance
23 88 (16.27%) Oracle Database
24 79 (14.60%) Linux
25 78 (14.42%) SQL Server 2012
26 77 (14.23%) Relational Database
27 76 (14.05%) Replication

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (2.40%) WebLogic
2 12 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.03%) Apache
4 8 (1.48%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.29%) SAS
6 6 (1.11%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (0.55%) IIS
7 3 (0.55%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 61 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.29%) MS Office
3 4 (0.74%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (2.40%) Oracle ERP
2 11 (2.03%) HFM
3 10 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 9 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.18%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.77%) SAN
2 4 (0.74%) Internet
2 4 (0.74%) LDAP
3 2 (0.37%) LAN
3 2 (0.37%) WAN
3 2 (0.37%) HTTP
3 2 (0.37%) iSCSI
3 2 (0.37%) NAS
3 2 (0.37%) FCoE
3 2 (0.37%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (0.37%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 344 (63.59%) SQL Server
2 262 (48.43%) Data Warehouse
3 187 (34.57%) OLAP
4 148 (27.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 146 (26.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 113 (20.89%) Oracle OLAP
7 109 (20.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 93 (17.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 88 (16.27%) Oracle Database
10 78 (14.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 77 (14.23%) Relational Database
12 61 (11.28%) RDBMS
13 57 (10.54%) MySQL
14 50 (9.24%) Oracle Database 11g
15 48 (8.87%) Oracle ODI
16 45 (8.32%) Oracle Database 10g
17 42 (7.76%) SQL Server 2005
18 40 (7.39%) DB2
19 39 (7.21%) Hadoop
19 39 (7.21%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (3.14%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (2.77%) Toad
3 14 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (2.40%) Subversion
5 11 (2.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 11 (2.03%) Mercurial
6 9 (1.66%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.66%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (0.74%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.55%) MSBuild
11 2 (0.37%) ERwin
12 1 (0.18%) JIRA
12 1 (0.18%) Selenium
12 1 (0.18%) PowerDesigner
General
1 90 (16.64%) Finance
2 50 (9.24%) Banking
3 35 (6.47%) Games
4 16 (2.96%) Marketing
5 15 (2.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (2.59%) Advertising
7 13 (2.40%) Retail
8 12 (2.22%) Legal
9 8 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.11%) Front Office
10 6 (1.11%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.92%) Publishing
11 5 (0.92%) iGaming
12 4 (0.74%) Law
13 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.18%) Back Office
14 1 (0.18%) Billing
14 1 (0.18%) German Language
14 1 (0.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 190 (35.12%) DBA
2 187 (34.57%) Developer
3 81 (14.97%) SQL DBA
4 51 (9.43%) Administrator
5 47 (8.69%) SQL Developer
6 43 (7.95%) SQL Server DBA
7 40 (7.39%) Architect
8 39 (7.21%) Software Engineer
9 38 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 37 (6.84%) Database Developer
10 37 (6.84%) Data Manager
11 34 (6.28%) Operations Manager
12 27 (4.99%) Senior Developer
13 26 (4.81%) Analyst
14 22 (4.07%) Oracle DBA
14 22 (4.07%) Oracle Developer
14 22 (4.07%) Data Warehouse Developer
15 21 (3.88%) C# Developer
16 19 (3.51%) Database Engineer
16 19 (3.51%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (21.81%) .NET
2 49 (9.06%) ASP.NET
2 49 (9.06%) XML
3 24 (4.44%) STL
4 21 (3.88%) SOAP
5 20 (3.70%) HTML
6 19 (3.51%) COM
7 17 (3.14%) MDX
8 16 (2.96%) Web Services
9 15 (2.77%) WinForms
9 15 (2.77%) jQuery
10 11 (2.03%) HTML5
11 10 (1.85%) WSDL
11 10 (1.85%) Servlets
11 10 (1.85%) Swing
12 9 (1.66%) Java EE
12 9 (1.66%) JSON
12 9 (1.66%) REST
12 9 (1.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (1.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 118 (21.81%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (14.05%) Replication
3 65 (12.01%) Clustering
4 53 (9.80%) Computer Science
5 34 (6.28%) N-Tier
6 24 (4.44%) Online Games
7 22 (4.07%) Data Structures
7 22 (4.07%) iPad
8 19 (3.51%) Mathematics
9 16 (2.96%) Life Science
9 16 (2.96%) Data Integration
10 12 (2.22%) Open Source
11 9 (1.66%) Physics
12 6 (1.11%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.11%) Equities
12 6 (1.11%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.11%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.74%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.55%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 92 (17.01%) UNIX
2 79 (14.60%) Linux
3 49 (9.06%) Windows
4 12 (2.22%) Android
5 9 (1.66%) Solaris
6 7 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.29%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.37%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (34.01%) Business Intelligence
2 176 (32.53%) ETL
3 147 (27.17%) Performance Tuning
4 139 (25.69%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (21.07%) Data Modelling
6 101 (18.67%) E-Commerce
7 61 (11.28%) Disaster Recovery
8 59 (10.91%) Unit Testing
9 54 (9.98%) OO
10 47 (8.69%) TDD
11 44 (8.13%) Project Management
12 39 (7.21%) Dimensional Modelling
13 37 (6.84%) Scrum
13 37 (6.84%) High Availability
14 34 (6.28%) ITIL
15 32 (5.91%) Software Engineering
16 31 (5.73%) Load Balancing
16 31 (5.73%) Analytics
17 30 (5.55%) Operations Management
17 30 (5.55%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 422 (78.00%) SQL
2 182 (33.64%) T-SQL
3 101 (18.67%) C#
4 97 (17.93%) PL/SQL
5 61 (11.28%) Java
6 45 (8.32%) JavaScript
7 34 (6.28%) C++
8 19 (3.51%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.33%) Perl
10 17 (3.14%) C
11 16 (2.96%) Shell Script
12 13 (2.40%) VB
13 11 (2.03%) VB.NET
13 11 (2.03%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.48%) VB6
15 7 (1.29%) Python
16 2 (0.37%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.37%) Korn
16 2 (0.37%) XPath
16 2 (0.37%) AWK
Qualifications
1 113 (20.89%) Degree
2 31 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (4.25%) MCITP
4 15 (2.77%) PhD
5 11 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 10 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 8 (1.48%) Oracle Certification
7 8 (1.48%) OCP
7 8 (1.48%) MCSE
8 6 (1.11%) OCA
9 4 (0.74%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.74%) MCTS
10 1 (0.18%) HND
10 1 (0.18%) MCSA
10 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (11.28%) QA
2 12 (2.22%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.66%) SLA
4 6 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 43 (7.95%) Oracle RAC
2 14 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (0.55%) Veritas File System
3 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.37%) SRDF
4 2 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (0.37%) KVM
4 2 (0.37%) HDFS
4 2 (0.37%) Xen
4 2 (0.37%) NFS
5 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (5.55%) Data Guard
2 16 (2.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.11%) Oracle Statspack
4 4 (0.74%) Foglight
4 4 (0.74%) SCOM
5 3 (0.55%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.37%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 235 (43.44%) Oracle
2 134 (24.77%) Microsoft
3 46 (8.50%) Informatica
4 39 (7.21%) Sybase
5 28 (5.18%) IBM
6 17 (3.14%) Siebel
6 17 (3.14%) Teradata
6 17 (3.14%) Talend
7 15 (2.77%) Cognos
8 14 (2.59%) Business Objects
8 14 (2.59%) SAP
8 14 (2.59%) Tableau
9 11 (2.03%) Hyperion
10 9 (1.66%) Red Gate
10 9 (1.66%) Vertica
11 7 (1.29%) NetApp
11 7 (1.29%) Sun
12 6 (1.11%) BMC
13 4 (0.74%) EMC
14 3 (0.55%) Veritas
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +superb benefits.and bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Middlesex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 16 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Posted: 18 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Ipswich
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Ipswich
OHO Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago