The first table below looks at the demand for Managed Extensibility Framework skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Managed Extensibility Framework over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF)
Rank 849 833 862
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework 32 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.034% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.071% 0.086% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 32
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -48.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £85,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -17.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45108 42824 48033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.74% 39.50% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38296 37113 42461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Managed Extensibility Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Managed Extensibility Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Managed Extensibility Framework
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the UK.

Managed Extensibility Framework Salary Trend in the UK

Managed Extensibility Framework
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Managed Extensibility Framework Salary Histogram in the UK

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Managed Extensibility Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -65 31 £40,000 +6.66% 8
South West -20 12 £35,000 +14.75%
Cheltenham - 9 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 9 £35,000 -
Birmingham +15 4 £40,000 +6.66%
West Midlands +8 4 £40,000 +6.66%
South East -6 4 £42,500 +37.09% 2
East of England - 4 £45,000 -
Bury - 4 £35,000 -
Manchester - 4 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 4 £45,000 -
North West - 4 £35,000 -
Wiltshire -5 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Surrey - 3 £42,500 - 2
Guildford - 3 £42,500 - 1
London -46 2 £46,250 -43.93% 5
Swindon - 2 £42,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -29 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Leeds -34 1 £40,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire -44 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Cardiff - 1 £27,500 -
South Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Wales - 1 £27,500 -

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Managed Extensibility Framework 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 Managed Extensibility Framework.

1 102 (97.14%) C#
2 101 (96.19%) .NET
3 82 (78.10%) WCF
4 67 (63.81%) WPF
4 67 (63.81%) TDD
4 67 (63.81%) MVVM
5 66 (62.86%) SQL Server
6 65 (61.90%) ASP.NET
7 55 (52.38%) SOAP
8 51 (48.57%) .NET Framework
9 48 (45.71%) Web Services
10 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (43.81%) HTML
11 44 (41.90%) HTML5
12 43 (40.95%) LINQ
13 41 (39.05%) Degree
13 41 (39.05%) Scrum
14 39 (37.14%) Dependency Injection
14 39 (37.14%) Castle Windsor
15 37 (35.24%) T-SQL
16 35 (33.33%) MVC
16 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
17 33 (31.43%) SQL
18 31 (29.52%) JavaScript
19 30 (28.57%) Silverlight
20 29 (27.62%) Windows
20 29 (27.62%) ASP.NET MVC
21 28 (26.67%) CSS
21 28 (26.67%) jQuery
21 28 (26.67%) Unit Testing

Managed Extensibility Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Managed Extensibility Framework 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 Managed Extensibility Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (23.81%) CMS
2 20 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.48%) MS Office
3 6 (5.71%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 20 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.95%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 17 (16.19%) NoSQL
3 14 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.33%) RavenDB
3 14 (13.33%) CouchDB
4 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (5.71%) Data Mining
5 6 (5.71%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.86%) Big Data
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.90%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 25 (23.81%) Cucumber
1 25 (23.81%) SpecFlow
2 24 (22.86%) MSTest
3 21 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 13 (12.38%) Subversion
5 13 (12.38%) TeamCity
6 11 (10.48%) Git (software)
6 11 (10.48%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 11 (10.48%) MSBuild
6 11 (10.48%) NuGet
7 9 (8.57%) NUnit
8 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (6.67%) ReSharper
9 4 (3.81%) Moq
10 2 (1.90%) xUnit.net
10 2 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.90%) NMock
11 1 (0.95%) QUnit
11 1 (0.95%) JUnit
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Banking
3 13 (12.38%) Investment Banking
4 11 (10.48%) Front Office
5 4 (3.81%) Legal
6 2 (1.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (89.52%) Developer
2 53 (50.48%) C# Developer
3 47 (44.76%) .NET Developer
4 37 (35.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (25.71%) Senior Developer
6 24 (22.86%) Senior .NET Developer
7 13 (12.38%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (9.52%) WPF Developer
8 10 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.67%) CRM Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Applications Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (5.71%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Junior
11 4 (3.81%) UI Programmer
11 4 (3.81%) Agile .NET Developer
12 3 (2.86%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (96.19%) .NET
2 82 (78.10%) WCF
3 67 (63.81%) WPF
4 65 (61.90%) ASP.NET
5 55 (52.38%) SOAP
6 51 (48.57%) .NET Framework
7 48 (45.71%) Web Services
8 46 (43.81%) HTML
9 44 (41.90%) HTML5
10 43 (40.95%) LINQ
11 39 (37.14%) Castle Windsor
12 30 (28.57%) Silverlight
13 29 (27.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (26.67%) CSS
14 28 (26.67%) jQuery
15 26 (24.76%) RESTful
15 26 (24.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (23.81%) CSS3
16 25 (23.81%) Gherkin
16 25 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.86%) Open Source
5 2 (1.90%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (0.95%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (63.81%) TDD
1 67 (63.81%) MVVM
2 46 (43.81%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (39.05%) Scrum
4 39 (37.14%) Dependency Injection
5 35 (33.33%) MVC
6 28 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 25 (23.81%) CRM
7 25 (23.81%) Web Development
8 24 (22.86%) Content Management
8 24 (22.86%) UML
8 24 (22.86%) Validation
8 24 (22.86%) Automation Testing
9 22 (20.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (19.05%) Workflow
11 15 (14.29%) BDD
12 11 (10.48%) Refactoring
12 11 (10.48%) OO
13 10 (9.52%) Software Engineering
14 9 (8.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 102 (97.14%) C#
2 37 (35.24%) T-SQL
3 33 (31.43%) SQL
4 31 (29.52%) JavaScript
5 19 (18.10%) Java
6 17 (16.19%) XAML
7 9 (8.57%) Ruby
7 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
7 9 (8.57%) MATLAB
7 9 (8.57%) VB
8 6 (5.71%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.95%) PowerHouse
9 1 (0.95%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (39.05%) Degree
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (15.24%) MCITP
3 14 (13.33%) MBA
4 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) CheckPoint
2 6 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (0.95%) SAP
3 1 (0.95%) IBM
3 1 (0.95%) HP
3 1 (0.95%) VMware
3 1 (0.95%) Wall Street Systems
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