Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MetaTrader skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MetaTrader over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MetaQuotes Software MetaTrader (MT4, MT5)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1154 1207
Rank change year-on-year +19 +53 +86
Permanent jobs citing MetaTrader 17 45 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.026% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.17% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 24
UK median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £38,500 £46,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £75,875 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £36,000

MetaTrader is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 10,149 13,383 13,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.21% 7.68% 7.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7,343 9,591 10,213
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%

MetaTrader
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MetaTrader as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MetaTrader in the UK

MetaTrader
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MetaTrader in the UK

MetaTrader
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MetaTrader over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for MetaTrader in the UK

MetaTrader
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MetaTrader within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +6 17 £47,500 -13.64%
England +5 17 £47,500 -13.64% 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing MetaTrader also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for MetaTrader.

1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 8 (47.06%) SQL
4 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
5 5 (29.41%) Tableau
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (29.41%) .NET
5 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (29.41%) Data Integration
6 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (17.65%) CA Release Automation
7 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (17.65%) logstash
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) Kibana
7 3 (17.65%) Perfmon
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Confluence
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) NetScaler

MetaTrader
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) Confluence
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
1 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Ant
1 3 (17.65%) CA Release Automation
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 3 (17.65%) Fiddler
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
1 3 (17.65%) Maven
1 3 (17.65%) ReSharper
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Developer
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (17.65%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 3 (17.65%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (17.65%) Spread Betting
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Equities
3 2 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) CentOS
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Data Integration
2 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) ITSM
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) Release Management
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Cryptocurrency
4 2 (11.76%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Security
5 1 (5.88%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.88%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Kibana
1 3 (17.65%) logstash
1 3 (17.65%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
1 5 (29.41%) Tableau
2 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
2 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
2 3 (17.65%) VMware