Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MSF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSF over the 6 months to 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Solutions Framework (MSF)
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1145 1217 1234
Rank change year-on-year +72 +17 +59
Permanent jobs citing MSF 6 12 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.007% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 31
England median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £44,250 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £76,625 £54,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% -8.33%

MSF is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 149820 169026 182153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.77% 88.97% 87.82%
Number of salaries quoted 120676 142376 149662
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,229 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.67% +1.53% +5.56%

MSF
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MSF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MSF in England

MSF
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MSF in England

MSF
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MSF in England over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for MSF in England

MSF
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSF within the England region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
North of England - 5 £52,500 -
North East - 4 £47,500 -
South East - 1 £77,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
MSF
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for MSF.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) XSLT
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) XQuery
4 3 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) XPath
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring

MSF
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) XSLT
2 3 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSD
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) ADO
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) OAuth2
4 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (16.67%) Records Management
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) XPath
1 3 (50.00%) XQuery
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
South West London
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum EXcellent salary + 10% bonus + benef
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £45,438 - 68,158 per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago