The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MKS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MKS
Rank 915 941 968
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +27
Permanent jobs citing MKS 25 26 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.024% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.050% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 22
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £49,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +1.91%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46584 51824 55874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.44% 46.90% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 38083 41521 44877
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MKS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MKS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

MKS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MKS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MKS within the UK.

MKS Salary Trend in the UK

MKS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MKS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 within the UK.

MKS Salary Histogram in the UK

MKS
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MKS within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 25 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands -11 11 £40,000 - 2
Redditch +10 7 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -5 7 £40,000 -
East of England +25 6 - -
Essex +9 6 - -
Brentwood +8 6 - -
South East +23 4 £27,500 -69.44%
Surrey - 4 £27,500 -
London - 4 £51,000 -
Reigate - 4 £27,500 -
Staffordshire +8 3 £35,500 -5.33%
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £35,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 - 1

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing MKS 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 MKS.

1 21 (46.67%) Subversion
1 21 (46.67%) SDLC
2 20 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 19 (42.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 18 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (37.78%) Finance
6 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
7 13 (28.89%) C
7 13 (28.89%) Embedded C
7 13 (28.89%) Automotive
7 13 (28.89%) Fujitsu
7 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
7 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
7 13 (28.89%) CANoe
7 13 (28.89%) VectorCAST
8 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (26.67%) C++
9 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
9 11 (24.44%) Embedded C++
9 11 (24.44%) ISEB
9 11 (24.44%) TOWER Software
9 11 (24.44%) Scrum
9 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (24.44%) BDD
9 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
9 11 (24.44%) Time Management
9 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
9 11 (24.44%) QA
9 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
9 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

MKS
Top Related 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 8 (17.78%) IIS
2 6 (13.33%) JBoss
3 3 (6.67%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS Project
3 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) AWD
2 1 (2.22%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) 2G
1 1 (2.22%) 3G
1 1 (2.22%) LDAP
1 1 (2.22%) LTE
1 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) QlikView
3 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Subversion
2 19 (42.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 13 (28.89%) CANoe
3 13 (28.89%) VectorCAST
4 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (24.44%) SpecFlow
5 11 (24.44%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.44%) Selenium
6 2 (4.44%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Automotive
3 4 (8.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Agile Test Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Manual Test Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Software Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) Test Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Automation Tester
4 7 (15.56%) Software Tester
4 7 (15.56%) Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Developer
5 4 (8.89%) QlikView Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Automotive Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Operations Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) SOAP
3 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 2 (4.44%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Mathematics
2 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.44%) CMDB
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) SDLC
2 20 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
4 13 (28.89%) Test Scripting
5 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (24.44%) BDD
5 11 (24.44%) Manual Testing
5 11 (24.44%) Scrum
5 11 (24.44%) Time Management
6 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 9 (20.00%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) Test Management
8 6 (13.33%) Logistics
8 6 (13.33%) Software Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) Change Control
9 5 (11.11%) System Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
11 2 (4.44%) DevOps
11 2 (4.44%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) C
1 13 (28.89%) Embedded C
2 12 (26.67%) C++
3 11 (24.44%) Embedded C++
4 10 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) C#
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) ISEB
1 11 (24.44%) ISTQB
1 11 (24.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Fujitsu
2 11 (24.44%) TOWER Software
3 10 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (8.89%) Teradata
5 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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