The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 17 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 4.26% 0.82% 3.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.18% 4.35% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.50%
MSTest
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Development Applications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 23 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 23.40% 18.85% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 9
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

The demand trend of job ads across the Basildon region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing MSTest 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 Basildon region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
1 12 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
2 11 (91.67%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) OOP
3 10 (83.33%) WPF
3 10 (83.33%) Silverlight
3 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 10 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (75.00%) XAML
5 7 (58.33%) System Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon 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:

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (16.67%) Moq
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Developer
5 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior Developer
5 5 (41.67%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) C# WCF Developer
7 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Services Analyst
7 1 (8.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 10 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 10 (83.33%) Silverlight
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) WPF
4 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (16.67%) Ninject
5 2 (16.67%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (83.33%) OOP
3 10 (83.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (58.33%) System Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Technical Analysis
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (75.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft