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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MKS over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
MKS
Rank 870 895 858
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -37
Permanent jobs citing MKS 22 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.029% 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.044% 0.062% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 10
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £37,500 £38,350
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%

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
50532 54660 51810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.72% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40962 43828 42353
Average 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 £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

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MKS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

MKS Salary Histogram in the UK

MKS
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MKS within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
England +5 20 £40,000 -10.11% 1
Essex +9 12 £50,000 -
East of England +8 12 £50,000 +17.64%
Brentwood -4 11 - -
West Midlands -13 7 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Redditch - 7 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
City of London +22 1 £95,000 +65.21%
London +16 1 £95,000 +58.33%

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 37 (77.08%) Subversion
2 22 (45.83%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 21 (43.75%) Oracle
3 21 (43.75%) JBoss
3 21 (43.75%) Finance
4 20 (41.67%) Windows
4 20 (41.67%) IIS
4 20 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 18 (37.50%) Linux
5 18 (37.50%) SQL
6 17 (35.42%) Middleware
6 17 (35.42%) Logistics
6 17 (35.42%) AWD
6 17 (35.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (35.42%) System Testing
6 17 (35.42%) Software Delivery
7 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 14 (29.17%) C
8 13 (27.08%) C++
9 12 (25.00%) Automotive
9 12 (25.00%) Embedded C
9 12 (25.00%) Fujitsu
9 12 (25.00%) CANoe
9 12 (25.00%) VectorCAST
10 11 (22.92%) Embedded C++
11 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
12 6 (12.50%) Legal
12 6 (12.50%) Military
12 6 (12.50%) Programme Management

MKS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 21 (43.75%) JBoss
2 20 (41.67%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) Simulink
2 1 (2.08%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 17 (35.42%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Intranet
1 2 (4.17%) 3G
1 2 (4.17%) Wireless
1 2 (4.17%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) DB2
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (77.08%) Subversion
2 20 (41.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (25.00%) VectorCAST
3 12 (25.00%) CANoe
4 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.42%) ClearCase
5 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 21 (43.75%) Finance
2 12 (25.00%) Automotive
3 6 (12.50%) Legal
3 6 (12.50%) Military
3 6 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 4 (8.33%) Banking
5 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 3 (6.25%) Retail Banking
6 2 (4.17%) Electronics
6 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Software Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Configuration Specialist
3 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management Specialist
4 3 (6.25%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Analyst
4 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (2.08%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (45.83%) .NET
2 17 (35.42%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) SOAP
3 2 (4.17%) XML
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) AS400
3 2 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) iSeries
4 1 (2.08%) Derivative
4 1 (2.08%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.08%) VHDL
4 1 (2.08%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Logistics
1 17 (35.42%) User Acceptance Testing
1 17 (35.42%) System Testing
1 17 (35.42%) Software Delivery
2 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 6 (12.50%) Data Management
4 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.25%) SDLC
5 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.25%) Project Management
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) Process Management
6 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.17%) Document Management
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) C
3 13 (27.08%) C++
4 12 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 11 (22.92%) Embedded C++
6 3 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) RPG
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.08%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 3 (6.25%) IBM
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) Wincor Nixdorf
5 1 (2.08%) Altera
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