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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 604 626 622
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing MTS 8 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.022% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.080% 0.100% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 3
Average salary £75,000 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -
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
9946 10024 10068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 22.46% 22.08% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8525 8358 8798
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 2014.

MTS Salary Histogram in London

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (76.92%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) WinForms
2 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
2 9 (69.23%) Low Latency
2 9 (69.23%) Bloomberg
2 9 (69.23%) eSpeed
2 9 (69.23%) Tradeweb
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) WPF
2 9 (69.23%) Fixed Income
3 8 (61.54%) TIBCO
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 8 (61.54%) Sybase
3 8 (61.54%) Spring
3 8 (61.54%) Rendezvous
3 8 (61.54%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) Analytics
4 7 (53.85%) Electronic Trading
4 7 (53.85%) Reactive Extensions
4 7 (53.85%) Front Office
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
6 3 (23.08%) VB
6 3 (23.08%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 1 (7.69%) Change Management

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Front Office
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
2 8 (61.54%) WPF Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) WinForms
1 9 (69.23%) WPF
2 8 (61.54%) Spring
2 8 (61.54%) Rendezvous
3 7 (53.85%) Reactive Extensions
4 3 (23.08%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Fixed Income
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Multithreading
1 9 (69.23%) Low Latency
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Electronic Trading
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) UML
7 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) Bloomberg
1 9 (69.23%) eSpeed
1 9 (69.23%) Tradeweb
2 8 (61.54%) TIBCO
2 8 (61.54%) Sybase