The table below looks at the statistics for MSF skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSF over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
Rank - 956 953
Permanent jobs citing MSF 0 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.009% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.010% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 11
Median salary - £42,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.08%
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 £40,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84063 95842 96288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.27% 87.50% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 69897 79175 77025
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

MSF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MSF as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

MSF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MSF
Salary Trend

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

MSF Salary Trend in the UK

MSF
Top 17 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing MSF 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 MSF.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) HND

MSF
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Lead Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle