The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank - 164 152
Permanent jobs citing MTS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.030% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.14% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
- -42.85%
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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
533 729 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 17.89% 21.77% 21.39%
Number of salaries quoted 334 471 390
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,674 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MTS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MTS Salary Trend in Scotland

MTS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery

MTS
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Release Management
1 5 (100.00%) Test Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) Line Management
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA