Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MTS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MTS over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1145 1182 1249
Rank change year-on-year +37 +67 -20
Permanent jobs citing MTS 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.018% 0.028% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
UK median annual salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median annual salary - £42,500 -

MTS is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 27,791 31,762 35,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.60% 17.88% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22,322 25,460 30,261
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.88% +2.50% -

MTS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MTS in the UK

MTS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MTS in the UK

MTS
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MTS within the UK over the 6 months to 26 September 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 +24 5 - - 1
UK excluding London +27 4 - - 1
South East - 4 - - 1
London +25 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Break/Fix
1 4 (80.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (80.00%) Value Proposition
1 4 (80.00%) Customer Value Proposition
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (20.00%) Tradeweb
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
2 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (20.00%) eSpeed
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office

MTS
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Sales Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Sales Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Break/Fix
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Customer Value Proposition
1 4 (80.00%) Decision-Making
1 4 (80.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (80.00%) Value Proposition
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Bloomberg
1 1 (20.00%) eSpeed
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (20.00%) Tradeweb