The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Development Applications category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 23 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.63% 11.57% 3.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 43.75% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 6.50% 26.45% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 26
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
MSTest
Essex

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MSTest
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Basildon

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MSTest 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 MSTest.

1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
2 13 (92.86%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) Unity DI Container
2 13 (92.86%) Castle Windsor
2 13 (92.86%) Ninject
2 13 (92.86%) Razor View Engine
2 13 (92.86%) Web Application Development
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 13 (92.86%) NUnit
2 13 (92.86%) MCTS
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (92.86%) Kanban
2 13 (92.86%) Spring.NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Dependency Injection
2 13 (92.86%) Inversion of Control
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
2 13 (92.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (92.86%) Moq
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Scrum
2 13 (92.86%) WinForms
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) MCP

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MSTest 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 MSTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) NUnit
1 13 (92.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (92.86%) Moq
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
2 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) WCF
2 13 (92.86%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) Spring.NET
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) WinForms
2 13 (92.86%) Castle Windsor
2 13 (92.86%) Ninject
2 13 (92.86%) Razor View Engine
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 13 (92.86%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 13 (92.86%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Scrum
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (92.86%) Kanban
2 13 (92.86%) Dependency Injection
2 13 (92.86%) MVVM
2 13 (92.86%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) MCP
1 13 (92.86%) MCAD
1 13 (92.86%) MCSD
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (92.86%) MCTS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft