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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
MKS
Rank 857 849 869
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing MKS 36 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.026% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.066% 0.055% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 24
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.22%

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
54319 50888 56959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.29% 47.92% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43084 41649 47782
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

MKS Salary Histogram in the UK

MKS
Top 17 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 28 August 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 -17 36 £41,000 -2.38% 1
London 0 13 £60,000 +37.93%
West Midlands - 13 £37,500 - 1
East of England -9 9 £38,750 -5.48%
Staffordshire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £38,750 -
Cambridge - 8 £38,750 -
Lichfield - 8 £37,500 - 1
City of London -1 4 £57,500 +10.04%
Coventry - 3 £41,000 -
Redditch - 2 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Essex +8 1 - -
Brentwood +2 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -

MKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 33 (58.93%) Configuration Management
2 31 (55.36%) C++
3 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 25 (44.64%) Linux
4 19 (33.93%) Java
5 18 (32.14%) C
6 17 (30.36%) Subversion
7 15 (26.79%) Automotive
7 15 (26.79%) UNIX
8 14 (25.00%) Oracle
8 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (23.21%) Maven
9 13 (23.21%) Rational DOORS
10 12 (21.43%) Finance
10 12 (21.43%) Degree
10 12 (21.43%) MATLAB
10 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
11 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
11 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
11 11 (19.64%) VBA
11 11 (19.64%) J2EE
11 11 (19.64%) Requirements Management
11 11 (19.64%) Bugzilla
12 10 (17.86%) Validation
12 10 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (17.86%) Python
12 10 (17.86%) Analytics
12 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
13 9 (16.07%) Hudson

MKS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 11 (19.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) TeamSite
4 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (16.07%) Simulink
4 8 (14.29%) Stateflow
4 8 (14.29%) TargetLink
5 6 (10.71%) MS Office
6 2 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Markit EDM
1 3 (5.36%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) 3G
2 7 (12.50%) LTE
3 6 (10.71%) 2G
4 3 (5.36%) 3GPP
4 3 (5.36%) DHCP
4 3 (5.36%) Wireless
5 2 (3.57%) RTP
5 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.57%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (3.57%) 4G
6 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
6 1 (1.79%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) QlikView
2 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Subversion
2 13 (23.21%) Maven
2 13 (23.21%) Rational DOORS
3 11 (19.64%) Bugzilla
4 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
5 9 (16.07%) Hudson
5 9 (16.07%) Ant
6 8 (14.29%) CMake
6 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (10.71%) CruiseControl
8 4 (7.14%) Redmine
9 3 (5.36%) VectorCAST
9 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.79%) Valgrind
10 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.79%) JUnit
10 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (26.79%) Automotive
2 12 (21.43%) Finance
3 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
4 8 (14.29%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Software Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Configuration Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Environment Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Build and Release Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Release Engineer
5 8 (14.29%) Developer
6 7 (12.50%) QlikView Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Process Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Configuration Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Environment Manager
9 2 (3.57%) PMO Manager
9 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Specialist
9 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Junior
9 2 (3.57%) Project Planner
9 2 (3.57%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Professional Services Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) J2EE
2 6 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (7.14%) .NET
4 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) Middleware
5 1 (1.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.79%) STL
5 1 (1.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 8 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.36%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.36%) Handset
3 2 (3.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 15 (26.79%) UNIX
3 5 (8.93%) Debian
3 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Configuration Management
2 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (19.64%) Requirements Management
4 10 (17.86%) Validation
4 10 (17.86%) Analytics
5 9 (16.07%) UML
6 8 (14.29%) Yourdon
6 8 (14.29%) ITIL
7 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.14%) Data Management
8 4 (7.14%) PLM
8 4 (7.14%) CMMI
8 4 (7.14%) Bug Management
9 3 (5.36%) System Testing
9 3 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Release Management
9 3 (5.36%) Logistics
10 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) C++
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 19 (33.93%) Java
4 18 (32.14%) C
5 12 (21.43%) MATLAB
6 11 (19.64%) Shell Script
6 11 (19.64%) VBA
7 10 (17.86%) Python
8 9 (16.07%) C#
9 8 (14.29%) Ruby
9 8 (14.29%) Perl
9 8 (14.29%) Assembly Language
10 7 (12.50%) VBScript
10 7 (12.50%) VB
11 6 (10.71%) PHP
12 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
12 3 (5.36%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Perforce
4 8 (14.29%) MathWorks
5 3 (5.36%) JBoss
5 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 3 (5.36%) Fujitsu
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