The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 631 636 597
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -39
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 292 241 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 0.71% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 228 199 265
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +35.71%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36209 33919 36430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.96% 31.24% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30951 29242 32096
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 280 £50,000 - 23
London +75 206 £51,500 -6.36% 14
City of London +8 34 £52,000 -5.45% 6
South East -7 27 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Hounslow - 24 £45,000 -
North West -27 13 £42,500 +6.25% 3
West Midlands -30 12 £45,000 -14.28%
Yorkshire -28 9 £44,800 -28.32% 1
Worcestershire +4 8 £45,000 -18.18%
West Yorkshire -35 8 £37,100 -7.25% 1
Cheshire -36 8 £40,000 +3.89% 3
East of England -45 8 £48,000 -4.00% 1
Surrey -8 7 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Berkshire -6 6 £60,000 -14.28%
Leeds -31 6 £52,500 - 1
Chester - 6 £37,500 - 1
Edinburgh - 6 £35,000 -
Scotland - 6 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Reading +1 4 £60,000 +14.28%
Manchester -2 4 £51,250 +23.49%
Malvern - 4 £45,000 -
Kent - 4 £51,250 -
Middlesex +9 3 £57,500 +35.29%
Dorset -9 3 - -
South West -12 3 - - 1
Bournemouth -15 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -30 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Staffordshire -37 3 £38,750 -22.50%
Camberley - 3 £65,000 -

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 484 (79.47%) SQL
2 351 (57.64%) SQL Server
3 268 (44.01%) Oracle
4 242 (39.74%) Data Warehouse
5 224 (36.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 212 (34.81%) ETL
7 206 (33.83%) Performance Tuning
8 205 (33.66%) OLAP
9 203 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
10 194 (31.86%) T-SQL
10 194 (31.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 160 (26.27%) Relational Database
12 157 (25.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 155 (25.45%) UNIX
14 143 (23.48%) Microsoft
15 140 (22.99%) Linux
16 137 (22.50%) Degree
17 136 (22.33%) Replication
18 134 (22.00%) RDBMS
18 134 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 108 (17.73%) Data Modelling
19 108 (17.73%) Oracle Database
20 106 (17.41%) Finance
21 100 (16.42%) PL/SQL
21 100 (16.42%) Java
22 96 (15.76%) Windows
23 90 (14.78%) MySQL
23 90 (14.78%) Oracle OLAP
24 88 (14.45%) E-Commerce
24 88 (14.45%) Computer Science

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (3.28%) IIS
2 17 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.30%) Apache
4 11 (1.81%) NetWeaver
5 8 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.15%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.82%) MQSeries
7 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.49%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 86 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.48%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.33%) MS Project
3 2 (0.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.16%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.15%) SaaS
4 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.49%) PaaS
5 3 (0.49%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.61%) SAN
2 21 (3.45%) Internet
3 12 (1.97%) HTTP
4 9 (1.48%) SSH
4 9 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.48%) SSL
5 6 (0.99%) Firewall
6 5 (0.82%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (0.66%) LAN
7 4 (0.66%) WAN
7 4 (0.66%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.66%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.49%) FCoE
8 3 (0.49%) NAS
8 3 (0.49%) ATM
8 3 (0.49%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.49%) DNS
8 3 (0.49%) InfiniBand
9 1 (0.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (57.64%) SQL Server
2 242 (39.74%) Data Warehouse
3 224 (36.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 205 (33.66%) OLAP
5 194 (31.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 160 (26.27%) Relational Database
7 157 (25.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 134 (22.00%) RDBMS
8 134 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 108 (17.73%) Oracle Database
10 90 (14.78%) MySQL
10 90 (14.78%) Oracle OLAP
11 88 (14.45%) SQL Server 2005
12 80 (13.14%) SQL Server 2012
13 68 (11.17%) Oracle Database 11g
14 58 (9.52%) Big Data
15 52 (8.54%) Oracle ODI
16 51 (8.37%) DB2
17 44 (7.22%) Oracle Database 10g
18 35 (5.75%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 28 (4.60%) Talend Open Studio
2 19 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.13%) Subversion
4 11 (1.81%) Toad
5 10 (1.64%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.48%) CruiseControl
6 9 (1.48%) Maven
6 9 (1.48%) Ant
6 9 (1.48%) ERwin
6 9 (1.48%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.31%) ClearCase
7 8 (1.31%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.33%) MSBuild
8 2 (0.33%) JIRA
9 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.16%) Selenium
9 1 (0.16%) PowerDesigner
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 106 (17.41%) Finance
2 53 (8.70%) Games
3 29 (4.76%) Retail
3 29 (4.76%) Marketing
4 17 (2.79%) Banking
5 14 (2.30%) Legal
6 13 (2.13%) Law
7 12 (1.97%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.81%) Publishing
9 9 (1.48%) Advertising
10 8 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.82%) Music Industry
12 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.66%) Online Betting
13 3 (0.49%) Back Office
14 2 (0.33%) Billing
15 1 (0.16%) German Language
15 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 199 (32.68%) Developer
2 180 (29.56%) DBA
3 89 (14.61%) Architect
4 84 (13.79%) Administrator
5 72 (11.82%) SQL DBA
6 71 (11.66%) Software Engineer
7 66 (10.84%) SQL Developer
8 49 (8.05%) Data Architect
9 46 (7.55%) SQL Server DBA
10 45 (7.39%) Oracle DBA
11 44 (7.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 41 (6.73%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 41 (6.73%) Database Developer
12 41 (6.73%) Senior Developer
13 32 (5.25%) Senior DBA
14 27 (4.43%) Senior Software Engineer
15 24 (3.94%) Analyst
16 23 (3.78%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
17 21 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
17 21 (3.45%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (8.54%) .NET
2 47 (7.72%) Swing
3 45 (7.39%) STL
4 43 (7.06%) XML
5 36 (5.91%) MDX
6 22 (3.61%) Django
7 21 (3.45%) CSS
8 16 (2.63%) HTML
9 14 (2.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (1.97%) ASP.NET
11 11 (1.81%) Apache Flex
11 11 (1.81%) Servlets
11 11 (1.81%) J2SE
11 11 (1.81%) J2EE
12 10 (1.64%) JDBC
13 8 (1.31%) Flash
13 8 (1.31%) Oracle Streams
14 7 (1.15%) JPA
15 6 (0.99%) WebSphere MQ
15 6 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 136 (22.33%) Replication
2 88 (14.45%) Computer Science
3 65 (10.67%) iPad
4 57 (9.36%) Clustering
5 25 (4.11%) Online Games
6 17 (2.79%) Statistics
7 16 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.46%) Data Integration
9 14 (2.30%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.97%) Visualisation
12 10 (1.64%) N-Tier
13 7 (1.15%) Chemistry
14 5 (0.82%) Reference Data
14 5 (0.82%) Social Network
14 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
14 5 (0.82%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.82%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.66%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 155 (25.45%) UNIX
2 140 (22.99%) Linux
3 96 (15.76%) Windows
4 27 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (3.94%) Solaris
6 18 (2.96%) Android
7 13 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.81%) AIX
9 9 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.99%) SUSE
10 6 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (0.82%) Debian
12 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (34.81%) ETL
2 206 (33.83%) Performance Tuning
3 203 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 108 (17.73%) Data Modelling
5 88 (14.45%) E-Commerce
6 72 (11.82%) Software Engineering
7 66 (10.84%) Dimensional Modelling
8 56 (9.20%) Scrum
9 55 (9.03%) Analytics
10 54 (8.87%) Disaster Recovery
11 50 (8.21%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (7.88%) Validation
13 46 (7.55%) OO
14 44 (7.22%) Unit Testing
15 39 (6.40%) Project Management
16 37 (6.08%) Migration
17 36 (5.91%) Kimball Methodology
18 32 (5.25%) Data Analysis
19 31 (5.09%) Data Architecture
20 29 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 484 (79.47%) SQL
2 194 (31.86%) T-SQL
3 100 (16.42%) PL/SQL
3 100 (16.42%) Java
4 69 (11.33%) C++
5 57 (9.36%) C#
6 54 (8.87%) Shell Script
7 49 (8.05%) C
8 43 (7.06%) JavaScript
9 36 (5.91%) Perl
10 32 (5.25%) Python
11 17 (2.79%) PHP
12 12 (1.97%) Clojure
13 11 (1.81%) Bash Shell
13 11 (1.81%) VB
14 9 (1.48%) VB6
14 9 (1.48%) Tcl
15 8 (1.31%) PowerHouse
15 8 (1.31%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.31%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 137 (22.50%) Degree
2 46 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (6.90%) MCITP
4 22 (3.61%) MCTS
5 7 (1.15%) MCDBA
6 6 (0.99%) MCSE
6 6 (0.99%) OCP
6 6 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.66%) PhD
7 4 (0.66%) ISEB
8 3 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (12.64%) QA
2 50 (8.21%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.49%) SLA
5 3 (0.49%) TickIT
System Software
1 42 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
2 28 (4.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.82%) RHEV
6 3 (0.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (0.49%) HDFS
7 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 37 (6.08%) Data Guard
2 15 (2.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.99%) SCOM
5 4 (0.66%) Nagios
5 4 (0.66%) Foglight
6 3 (0.49%) EMC Navisphere
7 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 268 (44.01%) Oracle
2 143 (23.48%) Microsoft
3 65 (10.67%) IBM
4 45 (7.39%) Informatica
5 37 (6.08%) Sybase
6 29 (4.76%) VMware
7 28 (4.60%) Talend
8 26 (4.27%) Business Objects
9 20 (3.28%) SAP
10 19 (3.12%) Red Hat
11 17 (2.79%) Tableau
11 17 (2.79%) Red Gate
11 17 (2.79%) Sun
12 11 (1.81%) Vertica
12 11 (1.81%) MicroStrategy
13 10 (1.64%) Netezza
14 9 (1.48%) Cognos
15 8 (1.31%) Facebook
15 8 (1.31%) Teradata
16 6 (0.99%) Ab Initio
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 5500 + 10%bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic
Posted: Yesterday
UK
JPS Selection
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harnham
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension and More
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
High Wycombe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago