Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MetaQuotes Software MetaTrader (MT4, MT5)
UK
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1133 1147 1233
Rank change year-on-year +14 +86 +46
Permanent jobs citing MetaTrader 46 18 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.011% 0.023%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.36% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 18 45
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% -15.38% +18.18%
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £45,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,375 £92,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - - £50,000

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 12,620 12,160 13,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.26% 7.13% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9,328 9,220 10,778
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £78,750
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +10 46 £62,500 +13.64% 1
England +5 46 £62,500 +13.64% 1

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 43 (93.48%) Finance
2 33 (71.74%) SQL Server
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
3 26 (56.52%) Windows
4 24 (52.17%) Linux
4 24 (52.17%) Java
5 23 (50.00%) .NET
6 21 (45.65%) Service Management
6 21 (45.65%) ITSM
7 19 (41.30%) Visual Studio
7 19 (41.30%) C#
7 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
7 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
7 19 (41.30%) DevOps
8 18 (39.13%) Kibana
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 18 (39.13%) logstash
8 18 (39.13%) Perfmon
8 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (39.13%) CA Release Automation
8 18 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 18 (39.13%) SolarWinds
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (39.13%) Confluence
8 18 (39.13%) REST
8 18 (39.13%) NetScaler
8 18 (39.13%) NuGet
8 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (39.13%) CentOS

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 18 (39.13%) Confluence
1 18 (39.13%) IIS
1 18 (39.13%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) NuGet
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) Internet
1 18 (39.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (71.74%) SQL Server
2 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (28.26%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
6 6 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) Big Data
7 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) Git (software)
1 19 (41.30%) Visual Studio
2 18 (39.13%) Ant
2 18 (39.13%) CA Release Automation
2 18 (39.13%) Eclipse
2 18 (39.13%) Fiddler
2 18 (39.13%) IntelliJ
2 18 (39.13%) JIRA
2 18 (39.13%) Maven
2 18 (39.13%) ReSharper
2 18 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (39.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 43 (93.48%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) SQL Developer
4 11 (23.91%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Developer
6 7 (15.22%) C++ Developer
7 6 (13.04%) Applications Support
8 5 (10.87%) Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Data Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) Financial Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) IT Engineer
10 1 (2.17%) IT Support
10 1 (2.17%) SSAS Developer
10 1 (2.17%) SSIS Developer
10 1 (2.17%) SSRS Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (39.13%) ActiveMQ
2 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
2 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 18 (39.13%) JSON
2 18 (39.13%) REST
2 18 (39.13%) SOAP
2 18 (39.13%) TIBCO EMS
2 18 (39.13%) Web Services
2 18 (39.13%) XML
3 6 (13.04%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.17%) STL
4 1 (2.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 10 (21.74%) Spread Betting
3 5 (10.87%) Equities
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (56.52%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Linux
3 18 (39.13%) CentOS
3 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.35%) Unix
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) ITSM
1 21 (45.65%) Service Management
2 19 (41.30%) DevOps
3 18 (39.13%) Change Management
3 18 (39.13%) Configuration Management
3 18 (39.13%) MVC
3 18 (39.13%) Release Management
4 13 (28.26%) Data Integration
5 11 (23.91%) Data Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.70%) Data Security
8 4 (8.70%) Decision-Making
8 4 (8.70%) Strategic Thinking
9 1 (2.17%) CRM
9 1 (2.17%) ITIL
9 1 (2.17%) OO
9 1 (2.17%) Scrum
9 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 24 (52.17%) Java
3 19 (41.30%) C#
3 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
4 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 18 (39.13%) Perl
5 15 (32.61%) T-SQL
6 7 (15.22%) C++
7 6 (13.04%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (39.13%) QA
System Software
1 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (39.13%) Kibana
1 18 (39.13%) logstash
1 18 (39.13%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) SolarWinds
1 18 (39.13%) TIBCO
1 18 (39.13%) VMware
2 14 (30.43%) Tableau
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg