The first table below looks at the demand for OLTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 24 April 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 171 200 179
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -21
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 21 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.35% 0.48% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 12
Average salary £38,250 £41,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.83% -12.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1557 1654 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.95% 33.07% 32.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1454 1351
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
OLTP
England

OLTP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OLTP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

OLTP Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OLTP
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OLTP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire +6 14 £55,000 +23.59%
Walsall - 6 £31,500 -
Birmingham +2 2 £36,250 +3.57%
Coventry - 1 £27,500 -
Dudley - 1 £27,500 -
Smethwick - 1 £27,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £27,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,500 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (78.79%) SQL
3 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (48.48%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (45.45%) Replication
7 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
8 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
10 9 (27.27%) Finance
10 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
11 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
12 7 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
12 7 (21.21%) Big Data
12 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (21.21%) Windows
13 6 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
13 6 (18.18%) IIS
13 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (15.15%) QA
15 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
16 2 (6.06%) SLA
16 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
16 2 (6.06%) CRM
16 2 (6.06%) OLAP

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (51.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
6 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
7 7 (21.21%) Big Data
7 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (6.06%) OLAP
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.06%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) SQL DBA
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
1 17 (51.52%) DBA
2 16 (48.48%) SQL Server DBA
3 14 (42.42%) Administrator
4 9 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Server Administrator
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server Developer
6 7 (21.21%) Database Developer
6 7 (21.21%) SQL Database Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Release Coordinator
7 5 (15.15%) Coordinator
8 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Junior
9 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Business Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) MDX
2 1 (3.03%) WCF
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) Classic ASP
2 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (21.21%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Database Security
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.03%) Change Data Capture
8 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.03%) Data Management
8 1 (3.03%) Logistics
8 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
8 1 (3.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) SQL
2 18 (54.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.03%) VB6
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) MCITP
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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