The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MKS over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MKS
Rank 443 454 438
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing MKS 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Vendors category 0.093% 0.019% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 3
Average salary £27,500 £85,000 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-67.64% +60.37%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-15.58% -12.00%
MKS
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9693 10387 9787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.32% 50.53% 48.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8098 8278 7630
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MKS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MKS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MKS
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MKS Salary Trend in the South East

MKS
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MKS within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Surrey - 9 £27,500 -
MKS
England

MKS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) TOWER Software
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 11 (100.00%) QA
1 11 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Time Management
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
1 11 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Issue Tracking

MKS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 11 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) BDD
1 11 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) SDLC
1 11 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Time Management
1 11 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) ISEB
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 11 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) TOWER Software