Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MetaQuotes Software MetaTrader (MT4, MT5)
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1119 1169 1270
Rank change year-on-year +50 +101 +8
Permanent jobs citing MetaTrader 38 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.002% 0.006%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.034% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 35 4 13
UK median annual salary £62,500 £33,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +89.39% -52.86% +27.27%
10th Percentile £50,500 £27,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £72,000 £63,600 £78,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £30,000 -

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 13,539 11,921 13,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.82% 6.70% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9,685 8,954 10,852
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +58 38 £62,500 -10.71% 8
England +43 38 £62,500 +89.39% 8

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing MetaTrader 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 MetaTrader.

1 34 (89.47%) Finance
2 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
3 28 (73.68%) SQL
4 25 (65.79%) Windows
5 24 (63.16%) C#
6 23 (60.53%) .NET
7 19 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 18 (47.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (36.84%) RDBMS
9 14 (36.84%) Linux
9 14 (36.84%) C++
9 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
10 13 (34.21%) TDD
10 13 (34.21%) Refactoring
11 12 (31.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
11 12 (31.58%) XML
11 12 (31.58%) Algorithms
12 11 (28.95%) DevOps
12 11 (28.95%) Data Structures
12 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
12 11 (28.95%) Java
12 11 (28.95%) Service Management
12 11 (28.95%) ITSM
12 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
12 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
13 10 (26.32%) Release Management
13 10 (26.32%) Fiddler
13 10 (26.32%) TIBCO EMS
13 10 (26.32%) JSON

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 10 (26.32%) Confluence
1 10 (26.32%) IIS
1 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Force.com
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Internet
1 10 (26.32%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) SSL
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) RDBMS
2 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
3 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) Big Data
6 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Git (software)
1 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
2 10 (26.32%) Ant
2 10 (26.32%) Eclipse
2 10 (26.32%) Fiddler
2 10 (26.32%) IntelliJ
2 10 (26.32%) JIRA
2 10 (26.32%) Maven
2 10 (26.32%) NuGet
2 10 (26.32%) ReSharper
2 10 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (26.32%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 34 (89.47%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) C++ Developer
3 13 (34.21%) C# Developer
4 11 (28.95%) C++/C# Developer
4 11 (28.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead C# Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Developer
6 6 (15.79%) Analyst
6 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
7 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Salesforce Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
10 1 (2.63%) Data Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) FIX Support Analyst
10 1 (2.63%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (31.58%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) ActiveMQ
3 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (26.32%) JSON
3 10 (26.32%) REST
3 10 (26.32%) SOAP
3 10 (26.32%) TIBCO EMS
3 10 (26.32%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) Visualforce
6 1 (2.63%) STL
6 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 12 (31.58%) Algorithms
3 11 (28.95%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.89%) Spread Betting
5 2 (5.26%) Contract for Difference
6 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.63%) Equities
6 1 (2.63%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) CentOS
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Refactoring
1 13 (34.21%) TDD
2 11 (28.95%) DevOps
2 11 (28.95%) ITSM
2 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
2 11 (28.95%) Service Management
3 10 (26.32%) Change Management
3 10 (26.32%) Configuration Management
3 10 (26.32%) MVC
3 10 (26.32%) Release Management
3 10 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
5 3 (7.89%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (73.68%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) C#
3 19 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 14 (36.84%) C++
5 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 11 (28.95%) Java
7 10 (26.32%) Perl
7 10 (26.32%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.26%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.63%) Python
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Kibana
1 10 (26.32%) logstash
1 10 (26.32%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) SolarWinds
1 10 (26.32%) TIBCO
1 10 (26.32%) VMware
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Tableau
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.63%) Currenex
5 1 (2.63%) FXall