The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 847 852 858
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing MTS 5 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.024% 0.050% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Average salary £44,000 £70,000 £50,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +37.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £68,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,400 £90,750 £73,525
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £57,500
MTS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20868 21941 21410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.80% 21.06% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17554 18098 18229
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MTS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in England

MTS
Salary Trend in England

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

MTS Salary Trend in England

MTS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MTS across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MTS Salary Histogram in England

MTS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
London +31 2 £59,000 -15.71% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
South East - 1 £40,000 - 1
MTS
UK

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Bloomberg
3 6 (46.15%) TIBCO
3 6 (46.15%) Rendezvous
3 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
3 6 (46.15%) WinForms
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) WPF
3 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
3 6 (46.15%) eSpeed
3 6 (46.15%) Sybase
3 6 (46.15%) Tradeweb
3 6 (46.15%) Low Latency
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Reactive Extensions
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
4 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 5 (38.46%) Front Office
5 3 (23.08%) VB
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MTS 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 MTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Broadband
1 1 (7.69%) GSM
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) 3G
1 1 (7.69%) 2G
1 1 (7.69%) LTE
1 1 (7.69%) VSAT
1 1 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (38.46%) Front Office
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
1 6 (46.15%) WPF Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Rendezvous
1 6 (46.15%) WinForms
1 6 (46.15%) WPF
2 5 (38.46%) Reactive Extensions
2 5 (38.46%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Fixed Income
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (7.69%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) TDD
1 6 (46.15%) Multithreading
1 6 (46.15%) Low Latency
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Bloomberg
3 6 (46.15%) eSpeed
3 6 (46.15%) Tradeweb
3 6 (46.15%) Sybase
3 6 (46.15%) TIBCO
4 1 (7.69%) Reuters
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (7.69%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Huawei
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