Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of MKS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MKS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 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.

MKS
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1161 1208 1261
Rank change year-on-year +47 +53 -8
Permanent jobs citing MKS 16 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.017% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 37
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -2.33% +4.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%

MKS is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 79646 83241 100156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.51% 43.84% 45.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61613 67223 81581
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

MKS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MKS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MKS in the UK

MKS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MKS in the UK

MKS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MKS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MKS in the UK

MKS
Top 6 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 16 £40,000 -4.76%
UK excluding London +61 13 £40,000 -4.76%
Midlands +31 10 £40,000 -4.76%
West Midlands +21 10 £40,000 -4.76%
East of England +7 3 - -
London - 3 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 12 (75.00%) Subversion
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) C
3 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
3 7 (43.75%) JIRA
3 7 (43.75%) Redmine
3 7 (43.75%) Test Planning
4 6 (37.50%) SDLC
4 6 (37.50%) Middleware
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Automotive
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) Solace
7 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
7 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (18.75%) Node.js
7 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (18.75%) Relational Database

MKS
Co-occurring 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) Jetty
1 3 (18.75%) Mule
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Subversion
2 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
2 7 (43.75%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Redmine
3 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (12.50%) CANoe
4 2 (12.50%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Automotive
3 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Software Verification Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Verification Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Applications Support
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 3 (18.75%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) JMS
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) JSP
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) Servlets
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) CMDB
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Test Planning
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Document Management
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
3 3 (18.75%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) QMS
5 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 2 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 3 (18.75%) Perforce
1 3 (18.75%) Solace
1 3 (18.75%) Sybase
2 2 (12.50%) Freescale
2 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
2 2 (12.50%) Green Hills
2 2 (12.50%) ServiceNow
2 2 (12.50%) Splunk