The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MKS over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MKS
Rank - 87 90
Permanent jobs citing MKS 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.69% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
MKS
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
581 582 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 50.79% 51.73% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 482 511 490
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MKS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MKS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

MKS Salary Trend in Essex

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Logistics
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) AWD
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (25.00%) C

MKS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (75.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Release Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) STL
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Logistics
1 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft