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 10 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
Rank 203 181 186
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 8 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.44% 1.88% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1801 1646 1684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.72% 29.92% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1462 1488
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
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
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 10 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
Worcestershire +11 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Staffordshire -32 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
OLTP
England

OLTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 24 (75.00%) SQL
3 18 (56.25%) Replication
4 16 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
6 14 (43.75%) Windows
7 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (34.38%) Big Data
8 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
9 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (28.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
12 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
13 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
13 6 (18.75%) Mercurial
13 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (18.75%) Degree
13 6 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
13 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle Streams
13 6 (18.75%) Time Management
13 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008

OLTP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (18.75%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Big Data
3 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
6 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
10 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) ClearCase
1 6 (18.75%) Toad
1 6 (18.75%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) DBA
2 14 (43.75%) Administrator
2 14 (43.75%) SQL DBA
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server DBA
4 11 (34.38%) Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Server Administrator
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Release Coordinator
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Database Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Database Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (15.63%) Coordinator
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Streams
2 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Classic ASP
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Remoting
2 2 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Replication
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Streaming Video
4 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (28.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (18.75%) Time Management
3 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
5 2 (6.25%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.13%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (3.13%) Database Security
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VB6
4 2 (6.25%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
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