Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MetaQuotes Software MetaTrader (MT4, MT5)
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1142 1162 1235
Rank change year-on-year +20 +73 +66
Permanent jobs citing MetaTrader 27 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.020% 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 34
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £37,750
90th Percentile £78,500 £69,875 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £42,500

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 11,270 13,273 14,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.66% 7.50% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8,250 9,681 10,876
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 £31,179
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 August 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 16 August 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
England +34 27 £60,000 +9.09%
London +29 27 £60,000 +9.09%

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 25 (92.59%) Finance
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 14 (51.85%) SQL
5 13 (48.15%) .NET
5 13 (48.15%) Java
6 12 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
8 8 (29.63%) CentOS
8 8 (29.63%) TeamCity
8 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
8 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (29.63%) QA
8 8 (29.63%) Release Management
8 8 (29.63%) Fiddler
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
8 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (29.63%) Tableau
8 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
8 8 (29.63%) NuGet
8 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (29.63%) logstash
8 8 (29.63%) DevOps
8 8 (29.63%) Kibana

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 8 (29.63%) Confluence
1 8 (29.63%) IIS
1 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Internet
1 8 (29.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (59.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
5 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Ant
1 8 (29.63%) CA Release Automation
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
1 8 (29.63%) Fiddler
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
1 8 (29.63%) IntelliJ
1 8 (29.63%) JIRA
1 8 (29.63%) Maven
1 8 (29.63%) ReSharper
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (29.63%) TeamCity
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (92.59%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Developer
3 5 (18.52%) C++ Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) ActiveMQ
2 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
2 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (29.63%) JSON
2 8 (29.63%) REST
2 8 (29.63%) SOAP
2 8 (29.63%) TIBCO EMS
2 8 (29.63%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) XML
3 6 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (18.52%) Equities
2 5 (18.52%) Spread Betting
3 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) CentOS
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Change Management
1 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
1 8 (29.63%) Data Integration
1 8 (29.63%) DevOps
1 8 (29.63%) ITSM
1 8 (29.63%) MVC
1 8 (29.63%) Release Management
1 8 (29.63%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Data Security
4 4 (14.81%) Decision-Making
4 4 (14.81%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Cryptocurrency
5 2 (7.41%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
4 8 (29.63%) C#
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) Perl
4 8 (29.63%) T-SQL
5 5 (18.52%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Kibana
1 8 (29.63%) logstash
1 8 (29.63%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
1 8 (29.63%) Tableau
1 8 (29.63%) TIBCO
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft