Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 17 July 2018 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 325 340
Rank change year-on-year +25 +15 -28
Permanent jobs citing MKS 8 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.084% 0.050% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.11% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 15
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - -
10th Percentile £49,000 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £42,500 £45,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% - -

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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,458 4,364 5,681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.95% 43.35% 45.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,254 3,422 4,249
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £63,550
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%

MKS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing MKS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for MKS in the West Midlands

MKS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for MKS in the West Midlands

MKS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MKS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
MKS
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing MKS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MKS.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (87.50%) FMEA
2 7 (87.50%) HAZOP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Management
2 7 (87.50%) Yourdon
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) TargetLink
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) OpenGL
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) MathWorks
2 7 (87.50%) Simulink
2 7 (87.50%) Stateflow
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C

MKS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (87.50%) Simulink
1 7 (87.50%) Stateflow
1 7 (87.50%) TargetLink
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) OpenGL
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) FMEA
2 7 (87.50%) Requirements Management
2 7 (87.50%) UML
2 7 (87.50%) Validation
2 7 (87.50%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) HAZOP
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) MathWorks
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft