The table below looks at the statistics for MTS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
Rank 930 943 977
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +34
Permanent jobs citing MTS 3 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.014% 0.004%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.017% 0.076% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 5
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary - £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +41.66%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
17899 21016 23725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.25% 19.03% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15210 17413 19525
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MTS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MTS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

MTS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MTS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MTS within the UK.

MTS Salary Trend in the UK

MTS
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +49 3 £45,000 -
England +38 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1

MTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing MTS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MTS.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Test Management
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
1 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) PuTTY
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL

MTS
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SAP BW
1 1 (14.29%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Selenium
1 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Test Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Test Management
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
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