The table below looks at the statistics for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 230 218 209
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 6 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 0.33% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 11
Median salary £45,000 £53,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +70.63%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.69%
OLTP
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1580 1802 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.76% 32.90% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1324 1578 1591
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing OLTP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

OLTP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OLTP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OLTP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OLTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire -4 3 £37,500 -30.23%
Birmingham - 3 £45,000 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing OLTP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 16 (84.21%) SQL
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (36.84%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
8 3 (15.79%) Open Source
8 3 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
8 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
8 3 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (15.79%) Complex Event Processing
8 3 (15.79%) Tableau
8 3 (15.79%) Data Acquisition
8 3 (15.79%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) ETL Development
8 3 (15.79%) OLAP
8 3 (15.79%) UML
8 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.79%) QlikView
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) MDX
9 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
9 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (15.79%) OLAP
4 3 (15.79%) QlikView
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data
5 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) SQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (15.79%) MIS Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Junior
6 2 (10.53%) Report Developer
6 2 (10.53%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Database Developer
7 1 (5.26%) DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Graduate
7 1 (5.26%) Junior DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Junior SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Production DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Conversion
1 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (42.11%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
5 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Complex Event Processing
6 3 (15.79%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (15.79%) ETL Development
6 3 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Analytics
7 2 (10.53%) Predictive Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.26%) High Availability
8 1 (5.26%) Project Management
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Tableau