The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. 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 77 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 22 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.71% - 0.095%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.07% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 0 1
Average salary £34,500 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
OLTP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
434 328 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.80% 25.81% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 403 294 345
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OLTP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the Wales region.

OLTP Salary Trend in Wales

OLTP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OLTP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

OLTP Salary Histogram in Wales

OLTP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the Wales region 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
South Wales - 21 £34,000 -
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
OLTP
UK

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) T-SQL
2 21 (95.45%) ETL
2 21 (95.45%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (86.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
7 14 (63.64%) Banking
8 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (50.00%) Cognos
9 11 (50.00%) DTS
10 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (45.45%) Project Management
10 10 (45.45%) Clustering
10 10 (45.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
11 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (27.27%) Finance
13 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (18.18%) OLAP
14 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
14 4 (18.18%) Migration
14 4 (18.18%) Degree
14 4 (18.18%) MDX
14 4 (18.18%) LINQ
14 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (86.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (81.82%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (50.00%) DTS
7 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (18.18%) OLAP
9 4 (18.18%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (4.55%) MySQL
11 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
11 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
11 1 (4.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (63.64%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) DBA
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SQL DBA
4 4 (18.18%) ETL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Developer Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior ETL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Programmer
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 3 (13.64%) Administrator
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) MDX
1 4 (18.18%) LINQ
1 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 4 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Clustering
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) ETL
1 21 (95.45%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
2 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Cognos
3 1 (4.55%) Vertica