The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MTS over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 864 911 939
Rank change year-on-year +47 +28  
Permanent jobs citing MTS 1 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.003% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.007% 0.017% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 16
Median salary £85,000 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +88.88% -12.19%  
UK excluding London median salary - - £35,000

MTS is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15089 17235 20247
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.06% 18.65% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12346 14836 16964
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

MTS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MTS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for MTS in England

MTS
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MTS in England

MTS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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 +30 1 £85,000 +88.88%
MTS
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for MTS.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) eSpeed
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Tradeweb
1 2 (100.00%) MarketAxess
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) EMIR
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) BondVision

MTS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) BondVision
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) EMIR
1 2 (100.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 2 (100.00%) eSpeed
1 2 (100.00%) MarketAxess
1 2 (100.00%) Tradeweb