The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for OLTP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OLTP over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Online Transaction Processing (OLTP)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 157 162
Permanent jobs citing OLTP 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.21% 0.096%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.66% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £45,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.64%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.55% -  

OLTP is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 993 914 1067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.89% 31.98% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 623 435 676
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

OLTP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing OLTP as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for OLTP in Scotland

OLTP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for OLTP in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for OLTP.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) OLAP
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) ETL Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

OLTP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) OLAP
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) ETL Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft