The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MKS over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MKS
Rank 854 837 852
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs citing MKS 24 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.029% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.050% 0.062% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 12
Average salary £38,500 £41,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.09% -21.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -14.44%
MKS
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
48185 49941 49893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.13% 46.80% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39471 40309 41339
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

MKS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MKS Jobs Demand Trend in England

MKS
Salary Trend in England

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

MKS Salary Trend in England

MKS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MKS across the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

MKS Salary Histogram in England

MKS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MKS within the England region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -15 9 £39,250 +20.76%
South East +13 7 £85,000 +25.92%
East of England +10 7 - - 1
North West +11 1 £37,500 -
East Midlands +5 1 £37,500 -6.25%
MKS
UK

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 30 (68.18%) Subversion
2 18 (40.91%) C
3 17 (38.64%) .NET
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
3 17 (38.64%) IIS
3 17 (38.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 17 (38.64%) Windows
3 17 (38.64%) Finance
4 15 (34.09%) Automotive
5 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
6 13 (29.55%) C++
7 12 (27.27%) SQL
7 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 11 (25.00%) Oracle
8 11 (25.00%) JBoss
8 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (22.73%) System Testing
9 10 (22.73%) AWD
9 10 (22.73%) Software Delivery
9 10 (22.73%) Middleware
9 10 (22.73%) Linux
9 10 (22.73%) Logistics
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.45%) Embedded C
10 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
10 9 (20.45%) VectorCAST
10 9 (20.45%) Fujitsu
11 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012

MKS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (38.64%) IIS
2 11 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) Simulink
3 3 (6.82%) Stateflow
4 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.55%) TargetLink
5 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (22.73%) AWD
2 1 (2.27%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.55%) QlikView
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Subversion
2 17 (38.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (20.45%) VectorCAST
4 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
6 2 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.27%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 15 (34.09%) Automotive
3 6 (13.64%) Legal
3 6 (13.64%) Military
3 6 (13.64%) Aerospace
4 5 (11.36%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 11 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Deployment Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Configuration Specialist
2 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management Specialist
3 4 (9.09%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Architect
5 1 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (2.27%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) .NET
2 10 (22.73%) Middleware
3 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
3 7 (15.91%) SOAP
3 7 (15.91%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) VHDL
4 1 (2.27%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 10 (22.73%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 11 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (22.73%) System Testing
4 10 (22.73%) Software Delivery
4 10 (22.73%) Logistics
5 7 (15.91%) Release Management
5 7 (15.91%) Change Management
6 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
6 6 (13.64%) Data Management
6 6 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) CMMI
8 3 (6.82%) UML
8 3 (6.82%) Requirements Management
8 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
9 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (4.55%) Signal Processing
9 2 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) C
2 13 (29.55%) C++
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 9 (20.45%) Embedded C
5 7 (15.91%) Embedded C++
6 3 (6.82%) C#
7 2 (4.55%) Assembly Language
7 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Fujitsu
3 2 (4.55%) MathWorks
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Altera