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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MKS
Rank 862 875 857
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing MKS 28 26 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.024% 0.030%
As % of the Vendors category 0.052% 0.051% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 30
Average salary £37,500 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%

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
53529 51414 54602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.54% 47.34% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 42700 42095 45529
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

MKS Salary Histogram in the UK

MKS
Top 16 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 22 October 2014. 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 +18 28 £37,500 -11.24% 3
West Midlands - 12 £37,500 - 1
London +9 7 £60,000 +33.33% 2
East of England -15 7 £40,000 +2.56%
Lichfield - 7 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Essex +2 6 £47,500 +21.79%
Brentwood +1 5 - -
Redditch - 5 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 5 £32,500 -
City of London +20 4 £60,000 +42.85%
Cambridge +1 1 £32,500 -21.21%
Cambridgeshire -13 1 £32,500 -21.21%
Leeds - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (60.66%) Configuration Management
2 31 (50.82%) C++
2 31 (50.82%) SQL
3 26 (42.62%) Linux
4 22 (36.07%) C
4 22 (36.07%) Automotive
5 21 (34.43%) Subversion
6 20 (32.79%) Degree
7 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
7 19 (31.15%) Finance
8 17 (27.87%) Oracle
8 17 (27.87%) Java
9 16 (26.23%) Rational DOORS
10 13 (21.31%) Validation
10 13 (21.31%) Requirements Management
10 13 (21.31%) UML
10 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
10 13 (21.31%) UNIX
10 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.67%) MathWorks
11 12 (19.67%) Assembly Language
11 12 (19.67%) Simulink
11 12 (19.67%) Stateflow
11 12 (19.67%) Yourdon
11 12 (19.67%) Electronics
11 12 (19.67%) VBScript
11 12 (19.67%) VB
11 12 (19.67%) C#
11 12 (19.67%) MS PowerPoint
11 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development

MKS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 10 (16.39%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.48%) JBoss
2 7 (11.48%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.64%) TeamSite
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 12 (19.67%) Simulink
2 12 (19.67%) Stateflow
2 12 (19.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (19.67%) TargetLink
3 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) AWD
2 5 (8.20%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) 3G
2 7 (11.48%) LTE
3 3 (4.92%) Wireless
3 3 (4.92%) 2G
4 2 (3.28%) 4G
4 2 (3.28%) 3GPP
4 2 (3.28%) DHCP
5 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.64%) RTP
5 1 (1.64%) RNC
5 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.64%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) QlikView
2 11 (18.03%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Subversion
2 16 (26.23%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (19.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (14.75%) Maven
5 8 (13.11%) Bugzilla
5 8 (13.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (11.48%) CMake
6 7 (11.48%) Ant
6 7 (11.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (11.48%) Hudson
7 6 (9.84%) VectorCAST
8 4 (6.56%) CruiseControl
9 3 (4.92%) Redmine
10 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.64%) JUnit
10 1 (1.64%) Valgrind
10 1 (1.64%) TestLink
General
1 22 (36.07%) Automotive
2 19 (31.15%) Finance
3 12 (19.67%) Electronics
4 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (37.70%) Software Engineer
2 17 (27.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 12 (19.67%) QlikView Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Configuration Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) Environment Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Build and Release Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Release Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Process Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Environment Manager
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Junior
10 1 (1.64%) Support Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) J2EE
2 7 (11.48%) Middleware
2 7 (11.48%) .NET
3 6 (9.84%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (8.20%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Embedded Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.28%) Handset
5 1 (1.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) UNIX
3 7 (11.48%) Windows
4 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Configuration Management
2 19 (31.15%) Software Engineering
3 13 (21.31%) Validation
3 13 (21.31%) Requirements Management
3 13 (21.31%) UML
4 12 (19.67%) Yourdon
4 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.03%) Waterfall
6 10 (16.39%) Analytics
7 7 (11.48%) System Testing
7 7 (11.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Logistics
8 6 (9.84%) Data Management
8 6 (9.84%) ITIL
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.56%) PLM
10 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.56%) CMMI
11 3 (4.92%) Regression Testing
11 3 (4.92%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) C++
1 31 (50.82%) SQL
2 22 (36.07%) C
3 17 (27.87%) Java
4 12 (19.67%) Assembly Language
4 12 (19.67%) VBScript
4 12 (19.67%) VB
4 12 (19.67%) C#
5 10 (16.39%) Shell Script
5 10 (16.39%) MATLAB
5 10 (16.39%) VBA
6 9 (14.75%) Perl
7 8 (13.11%) Python
8 7 (11.48%) Ruby
9 6 (9.84%) PHP
9 6 (9.84%) Embedded C
10 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (32.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Oracle
2 13 (21.31%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.67%) MathWorks
4 7 (11.48%) Perforce
5 6 (9.84%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.64%) IBM
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