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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 627 668 598
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -70
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 273 223 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.80% 0.66% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 187 171 263
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 £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £78,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +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
34110 33945 36205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.30% 31.62% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28670 29380 31801
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 £65,000
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 1 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 1 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 +18 265 £50,000 -9.09% 24
London +19 152 £52,500 -8.69% 8
City of London +23 33 £57,500 +9.52% 1
South East +11 32 £50,000 -7.40% 3
West Yorkshire +6 32 £37,100 - 6
Yorkshire -8 32 £37,100 - 6
Leeds +4 27 £52,500 - 3
North West -17 19 £48,000 +92.00% 2
East of England -10 15 £42,500 -15.00% 4
Manchester - 15 £48,000 - 2
Berkshire +2 13 £42,500 -24.44%
West Midlands -44 11 £38,750 -13.88%
Essex - 10 £40,000 - 3
Surrey -4 9 £55,000 +1.85% 1
Rochdale - 9 £48,000 -
Staffordshire -29 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Hounslow - 8 £45,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 7 £42,500 - 1
Reading +5 5 £62,500 +19.04%
Stoke-on-Trent -19 5 - -
Kent - 5 £51,250 -
Redhill -10 4 £50,000 - 1
Bradford - 4 £37,100 - 1
Croydon - 4 £58,750 -
Stafford -8 3 £32,500 -
County Antrim - 3 £35,000 - 2
Belfast - 3 £35,000 - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,750 -
Worcestershire - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £39,500 -

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 447 (76.54%) SQL
2 349 (59.76%) SQL Server
3 253 (43.32%) Data Warehouse
4 243 (41.61%) Oracle
5 209 (35.79%) OLAP
6 186 (31.85%) ETL
6 186 (31.85%) Performance Tuning
7 183 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 180 (30.82%) T-SQL
9 179 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
10 174 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 146 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 141 (24.14%) UNIX
13 140 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
14 135 (23.12%) Microsoft
15 126 (21.58%) Degree
16 125 (21.40%) Data Modelling
17 124 (21.23%) RDBMS
18 123 (21.06%) Linux
19 120 (20.55%) E-Commerce
20 116 (19.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 116 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
21 111 (19.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 109 (18.66%) Oracle OLAP
23 101 (17.29%) Replication
24 92 (15.75%) Oracle Database
25 89 (15.24%) PL/SQL
26 87 (14.90%) Finance
27 86 (14.73%) Computer Science
28 83 (14.21%) MySQL

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (3.08%) Apache
2 11 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 8 (1.37%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.37%) NetWeaver
4 7 (1.20%) SAS
4 7 (1.20%) IIS
5 6 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.34%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 73 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.03%) MS Office
3 5 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.68%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.34%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.86%) HFM
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.17%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.17%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.03%) SaaS
4 2 (0.34%) IaaS
4 2 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.74%) Internet
2 14 (2.40%) SAN
3 7 (1.20%) HTTP
4 4 (0.68%) SSL
4 4 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.68%) LAN
4 4 (0.68%) WAN
4 4 (0.68%) iSCSI
4 4 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (0.68%) SSH
5 3 (0.51%) FCoE
5 3 (0.51%) ATM
5 3 (0.51%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.51%) InfiniBand
6 2 (0.34%) DNS
6 2 (0.34%) LDAP
6 2 (0.34%) Firewall
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (59.76%) SQL Server
2 253 (43.32%) Data Warehouse
3 209 (35.79%) OLAP
4 183 (31.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 174 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 146 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 124 (21.23%) RDBMS
8 116 (19.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 111 (19.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 109 (18.66%) Oracle OLAP
11 92 (15.75%) Oracle Database
12 83 (14.21%) MySQL
13 72 (12.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 65 (11.13%) Oracle Database 11g
15 60 (10.27%) Oracle ODI
16 55 (9.42%) SQL Server 2005
17 54 (9.25%) Big Data
18 49 (8.39%) DB2
19 45 (7.71%) Oracle Database 10g
20 32 (5.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 31 (5.31%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (2.57%) Subversion
2 15 (2.57%) Toad
3 13 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (1.71%) Mercurial
5 9 (1.54%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.37%) ClearCase
7 6 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (1.03%) ERwin
8 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.68%) Ant
8 4 (0.68%) Maven
8 4 (0.68%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.34%) MSBuild
9 2 (0.34%) Selenium
10 1 (0.17%) JIRA
10 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 87 (14.90%) Finance
2 57 (9.76%) Games
3 25 (4.28%) Retail
4 24 (4.11%) Marketing
5 18 (3.08%) Legal
6 15 (2.57%) Banking
6 15 (2.57%) Advertising
7 10 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (1.54%) Law
9 5 (0.86%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.68%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 2 (0.34%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.34%) Billing
13 1 (0.17%) German Language
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 199 (34.08%) Developer
2 185 (31.68%) DBA
3 74 (12.67%) SQL DBA
4 65 (11.13%) Software Engineer
4 65 (11.13%) Administrator
5 62 (10.62%) SQL Developer
6 49 (8.39%) Architect
7 46 (7.88%) SQL Server DBA
8 45 (7.71%) Database Developer
9 44 (7.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 40 (6.85%) Oracle DBA
11 38 (6.51%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 37 (6.34%) Senior Developer
13 29 (4.97%) Data Manager
14 27 (4.62%) Data Architect
15 26 (4.45%) Operations Manager
15 26 (4.45%) Analyst
15 26 (4.45%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
16 24 (4.11%) Senior DBA
17 21 (3.60%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (14.04%) .NET
2 43 (7.36%) XML
3 37 (6.34%) STL
3 37 (6.34%) ASP.NET
4 32 (5.48%) Swing
5 23 (3.94%) MDX
6 19 (3.25%) COM
6 19 (3.25%) Django
7 16 (2.74%) HTML
7 16 (2.74%) CSS
8 13 (2.23%) Servlets
9 11 (1.88%) SOAP
10 9 (1.54%) JSON
10 9 (1.54%) Java EE
10 9 (1.54%) jQuery
10 9 (1.54%) WSDL
11 8 (1.37%) Web Services
11 8 (1.37%) WinForms
11 8 (1.37%) Oracle Streams
12 7 (1.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.86%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (17.29%) Replication
3 86 (14.73%) Computer Science
4 55 (9.42%) Clustering
5 51 (8.73%) iPad
6 36 (6.16%) Online Games
7 29 (4.97%) N-Tier
8 28 (4.79%) Data Structures
9 23 (3.94%) Mathematics
10 14 (2.40%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.05%) Data Integration
12 11 (1.88%) Mobile App
13 10 (1.71%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.54%) Physics
14 9 (1.54%) Life Science
14 9 (1.54%) Client/Server
15 7 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (0.86%) Social Network
16 5 (0.86%) Reference Data
16 5 (0.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 141 (24.14%) UNIX
2 123 (21.06%) Linux
3 69 (11.82%) Windows
4 19 (3.25%) Android
5 13 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (1.88%) AIX
6 11 (1.88%) Solaris
7 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
9 5 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.68%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.34%) SUSE
12 1 (0.17%) CentOS
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (31.85%) ETL
1 186 (31.85%) Performance Tuning
2 179 (30.65%) Business Intelligence
3 140 (23.97%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (21.40%) Data Modelling
5 120 (20.55%) E-Commerce
6 69 (11.82%) Unit Testing
7 64 (10.96%) Software Engineering
8 62 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 56 (9.59%) Dimensional Modelling
10 54 (9.25%) Scrum
11 42 (7.19%) OO
11 42 (7.19%) Analytics
12 41 (7.02%) TDD
13 40 (6.85%) Project Management
14 33 (5.65%) ITIL
14 33 (5.65%) Validation
14 33 (5.65%) High Availability
15 26 (4.45%) Migration
16 24 (4.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 447 (76.54%) SQL
2 180 (30.82%) T-SQL
3 89 (15.24%) PL/SQL
4 79 (13.53%) C#
5 76 (13.01%) Java
6 55 (9.42%) C++
7 46 (7.88%) Shell Script
8 44 (7.53%) JavaScript
9 34 (5.82%) C
10 24 (4.11%) Python
11 22 (3.77%) Perl
12 15 (2.57%) VB
13 13 (2.23%) PowerShell
13 13 (2.23%) VB6
14 12 (2.05%) PHP
15 10 (1.71%) Clojure
16 6 (1.03%) Korn
17 5 (0.86%) PowerHouse
18 4 (0.68%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.68%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 126 (21.58%) Degree
2 35 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (4.97%) MCITP
4 12 (2.05%) MCTS
5 8 (1.37%) PhD
6 7 (1.20%) MCSE
7 5 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.86%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.68%) OCP
8 4 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.34%) OCA
10 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (11.82%) QA
2 33 (5.65%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) TickIT
System Software
1 42 (7.19%) Oracle RAC
2 23 (3.94%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.68%) HDFS
5 4 (0.68%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 3 (0.51%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.17%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 40 (6.85%) Data Guard
2 13 (2.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.86%) Foglight
5 4 (0.68%) SCOM
6 3 (0.51%) EMC Navisphere
6 3 (0.51%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 243 (41.61%) Oracle
2 135 (23.12%) Microsoft
3 59 (10.10%) IBM
4 50 (8.56%) Informatica
5 31 (5.31%) Talend
6 30 (5.14%) Sybase
7 24 (4.11%) Tableau
8 17 (2.91%) SAP
9 16 (2.74%) Business Objects
10 15 (2.57%) VMware
11 13 (2.23%) Sun
12 12 (2.05%) Red Gate
13 11 (1.88%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.54%) Teradata
14 9 (1.54%) Vertica
15 8 (1.37%) Facebook
15 8 (1.37%) Netezza
16 7 (1.20%) Ab Initio
16 7 (1.20%) HP
17 6 (1.03%) Cognos
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Market Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Ealing
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Inter-vention UK
Salary: Excellent salary package
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighouse
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago