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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank - 179 162
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 0 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.41% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.21% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 23
Average salary - £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
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
1796 1659 1814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.26% 33.85% 38.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1614 1424 1620
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Toad
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (33.33%) Replication
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Streams
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
5 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 4 (33.33%) Toad
1 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (25.00%) Administrator
4 2 (16.67%) Development DBA
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Development DBA
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
2 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
West Midlands
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