Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1169 - 1226
Rank change year-on-year - +1226 +102
Permanent jobs citing MTS 13 0 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% - 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.041% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 75
UK median annual salary £47,500 - £50,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 - £74,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 - £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 31481 34697 40640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.43% 18.24% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25453 29327 33816
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MTS over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 November 2017. 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 - 6 £60,000 -
Wales - 6 £42,500 -
England - 6 £60,000 -
UK excluding London - 6 £42,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing MTS 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 MTS.

1 6 (46.15%) Advertising
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) BASE24
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 4 (30.77%) NonStop SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Presales
3 4 (30.77%) Postilion
3 4 (30.77%) Proactive Management
4 3 (23.08%) SOLID
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) C
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) Sybase
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) eSpeed
5 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
5 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous
5 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
5 2 (15.38%) Front Office
5 2 (15.38%) MVVM
5 2 (15.38%) BDD

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) BASE24
1 4 (30.77%) Postilion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DWDM
1 1 (7.69%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
General
1 6 (46.15%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
3 1 (7.69%) German Language
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Presales Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# Pricing Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Pricing Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior C++ Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) WPF Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Product Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Reactive Extensions
1 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous
1 2 (15.38%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (30.77%) Presales
1 4 (30.77%) Proactive Management
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) SOLID
3 2 (15.38%) Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (15.38%) Low Latency
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 3 (23.08%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Bloomberg
2 2 (15.38%) eSpeed
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
2 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
2 2 (15.38%) Tradeweb