The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MKS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within MKS, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MKS
Rank 108 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MKS 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.44% - 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% - 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 4
Average salary £38,750 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,650 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%
MKS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
675 668 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.84% 42.41% 39.12%
Number of salaries quoted 529 567 643
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,532 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MKS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

MKS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MKS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MKS across the Cambridge region.

MKS Salary Trend in Cambridge

MKS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MKS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

MKS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MKS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MKS.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Bugzilla
3 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (81.82%) 3G
3 9 (81.82%) Python
3 9 (81.82%) Subversion
3 9 (81.82%) Maven
3 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
4 8 (72.73%) Hudson
4 8 (72.73%) Perforce
4 8 (72.73%) Ruby
4 8 (72.73%) Perl
4 8 (72.73%) Ant
4 8 (72.73%) CMake
5 7 (63.64%) LTE
6 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (54.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (54.55%) C++
6 6 (54.55%) Java
6 6 (54.55%) PHP
7 5 (45.45%) Debian
7 5 (45.45%) CruiseControl
7 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
8 4 (36.36%) Bug Management
8 4 (36.36%) Redmine
8 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
8 4 (36.36%) C
9 3 (27.27%) UNIX
9 3 (27.27%) 3GPP
9 3 (27.27%) DHCP

MKS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing MKS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MKS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) 3G
2 7 (63.64%) LTE
3 3 (27.27%) 3GPP
3 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) 2G
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) RTP
4 2 (18.18%) 4G
4 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (9.09%) RNC
5 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Bugzilla
2 9 (81.82%) Subversion
2 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) CMake
3 8 (72.73%) Hudson
3 8 (72.73%) Ant
4 5 (45.45%) CruiseControl
5 4 (36.36%) Redmine
6 1 (9.09%) Valgrind
6 1 (9.09%) JUnit
6 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Release Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Build and Release Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Graduate
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (9.09%) Java EE
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Debian
2 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
3 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Bug Management
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Fault Management
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) OOD
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
2 8 (72.73%) Perl
3 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) C
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Perforce