The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 632 627 637
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing MTS 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.061% 0.021% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £72,500 £48,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.48% -8.49%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +8.10%
MTS
England

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

Application Platforms Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9832 9329 10507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 21.48% 20.84% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8391 8017 9126
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in London

MTS
Salary Trend in London

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

MTS Salary Trend in London

MTS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MTS across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

MTS Salary Histogram in London

MTS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
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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
City of London - 1 £72,500 -
MTS
England

MTS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) eSpeed
1 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) WinForms
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) WPF
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Tradeweb
1 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Front Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WPF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) WinForms
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
2 2 (33.33%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Electronic Trading
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
1 3 (50.00%) eSpeed
1 3 (50.00%) Tradeweb
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO