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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
MKS
Rank 910 932 912
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing MKS 24 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.035% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 22
Average salary £32,500 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.19% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,750 £66,050
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £38,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-15.58% -12.00%

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
46430 50796 48789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.68% 47.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38062 41730 38631
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MKS within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England +5 23 £32,500 -17.19% 3
West Midlands -16 12 £36,250 -5.84% 3
South East +25 7 £27,500 -67.64%
Worcestershire +5 7 £40,000 - 2
Redditch -1 7 £40,000 - 2
Surrey - 7 £27,500 -
Reigate - 7 £27,500 -
Staffordshire +4 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £32,500 -
Brentwood +1 3 - -
East of England -4 3 - -
Essex -4 3 - -
London +3 1 £43,000 -21.81%
Birmingham - 1 £42,500 - 1

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 26 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (44.44%) Finance
4 22 (40.74%) Windows
5 21 (38.89%) IIS
5 21 (38.89%) SQL
6 20 (37.04%) QlikView
6 20 (37.04%) Change Control
7 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 17 (31.48%) Markit EDM
8 17 (31.48%) High Availability
8 17 (31.48%) SDLC
8 17 (31.48%) Subversion
8 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
8 17 (31.48%) LDAP
8 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
8 17 (31.48%) Data Security
8 17 (31.48%) Citrix
9 15 (27.78%) Software Testing
9 15 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
10 13 (24.07%) Fujitsu
10 13 (24.07%) CANoe
10 13 (24.07%) VectorCAST
10 13 (24.07%) Automotive
10 13 (24.07%) Embedded C
10 13 (24.07%) C
10 13 (24.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 12 (22.22%) C++
11 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting

MKS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (38.89%) IIS
2 3 (5.56%) JBoss
3 2 (3.70%) Apache
3 2 (3.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Markit EDM
2 3 (5.56%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) LDAP
2 1 (1.85%) 2G
2 1 (1.85%) 3G
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) LTE
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (37.04%) QlikView
3 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (48.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (31.48%) Subversion
3 13 (24.07%) CANoe
3 13 (24.07%) VectorCAST
3 13 (24.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 9 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 9 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.85%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (44.44%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Automotive
3 3 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Analyst
2 17 (31.48%) Applications Support
2 17 (31.48%) Applications Support Analyst
2 17 (31.48%) Support Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 11 (20.37%) Software Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Automated Tester
6 6 (11.11%) Software Tester
6 6 (11.11%) Tester
7 3 (5.56%) Developer
7 3 (5.56%) QlikView Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.85%) COM
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.85%) CMDB
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.04%) Change Control
2 17 (31.48%) Data Security
2 17 (31.48%) High Availability
2 17 (31.48%) SDLC
3 15 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 15 (27.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (24.07%) Software Engineering
5 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.67%) BDD
6 9 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 9 (16.67%) Scrum
6 9 (16.67%) Time Management
7 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
7 8 (14.81%) Project Management
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL V3
8 6 (11.11%) Test Management
9 5 (9.26%) Service Management
10 3 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) T-SQL
3 13 (24.07%) C
3 13 (24.07%) Embedded C
4 12 (22.22%) C++
5 11 (20.37%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) Java
7 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) ISEB
1 9 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 9 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Citrix
2 13 (24.07%) Fujitsu
3 9 (16.67%) TOWER Software
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (5.56%) Teradata
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
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