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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 3 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MetaQuotes Software MetaTrader (MT4, MT5)
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1232 970 -
Rank change year-on-year -262 - -
Permanent jobs citing MetaTrader 25 15 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.014% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.37% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £70,000 -
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
75th Percentile £87,500 £72,500 -
90th Percentile £130,000 - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

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 6,692 5,089 4,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.70% 4.72% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3,909 3,586 3,555
10th Percentile £35,740 £32,925 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £56,750 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.32% -1.30% +4.55%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

MetaTrader
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MetaTrader in the UK

MetaTrader
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MetaTrader.

Salary trend for MetaTrader in the UK

MetaTrader
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing MetaTrader over the 6 months to 3 July 2022.

Salary histogram for MetaTrader in the UK

MetaTrader
Top 3 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 3 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London -225 20 £85,000 +21.43% 2
England -233 20 £85,000 +21.43% 2
Work from Home -264 10 £71,250 - 1

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, 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 20 (80.00%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) C++
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) Agile
4 10 (40.00%) Fintech
4 10 (40.00%) Tech Ops
4 10 (40.00%) Social Skills
5 8 (32.00%) Clean Code
6 7 (28.00%) Zero Trust
6 7 (28.00%) CASB
6 7 (28.00%) Documentation Skills
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (28.00%) Server Management
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2019
6 7 (28.00%) Inventory Management
6 7 (28.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
6 7 (28.00%) Terraform
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (28.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (28.00%) BitLocker
6 7 (28.00%) BYOD
6 7 (28.00%) Performance Management
6 7 (28.00%) Kanban
6 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (28.00%) Azure
6 7 (28.00%) SaaS
6 7 (28.00%) PaaS

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Azure
1 7 (28.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 7 (28.00%) IaaS
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft 365
1 7 (28.00%) PaaS
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
1 7 (28.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Social Skills
3 7 (28.00%) Documentation Skills
4 5 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Team Leader
2 5 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) FIX Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) FIX Protocol
2 5 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) BYOD
1 7 (28.00%) Replication
2 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (20.00%) Equities
2 5 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile
2 10 (40.00%) Fintech
2 10 (40.00%) Tech Ops
3 8 (32.00%) Clean Code
4 7 (28.00%) Business Continuity
4 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
4 7 (28.00%) Information Security
4 7 (28.00%) Inventory Management
4 7 (28.00%) ITIL
4 7 (28.00%) Kanban
4 7 (28.00%) Performance Management
4 7 (28.00%) Server Management
4 7 (28.00%) Zero Trust
5 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) Stress Testing
5 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C++
2 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) Java
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (28.00%) BitLocker
1 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (28.00%) KVM
1 7 (28.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
1 7 (28.00%) CASB
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
1 7 (28.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (28.00%) Sun