The table below looks at the statistics for MSF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSF over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSF 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.073% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £57,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-15.21% -17.85%
MSF
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1158 923 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.96% 82.19% 76.93%
Number of salaries quoted 939 666 597
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

MSF
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSF across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MSF Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MSF
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSF across the Milton Keynes region.

MSF Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MSF
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing MSF 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 MSF.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

MSF
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing MSF 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 MSF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft