The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 17 13 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 4 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 5.19% 12.37% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% 40.00% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
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
10 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 12.99% 30.93% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 20
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Basildon

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
1 10 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 10 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (90.00%) Moq
2 9 (90.00%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (90.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (90.00%) NUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Castle Windsor
2 9 (90.00%) Ninject
2 9 (90.00%) Spring.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) WinForms
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
2 9 (90.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Kanban
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) Facebook
3 8 (80.00%) Twitter
3 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 8 (80.00%) Social Network

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (90.00%) Moq
2 9 (90.00%) NUnit
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WPF
1 10 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 9 (90.00%) Castle Windsor
2 9 (90.00%) Ninject
2 9 (90.00%) Spring.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Inversion of Control
1 9 (90.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (80.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
2 9 (90.00%) MVVM
2 9 (90.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) MCAD
1 1 (10.00%) MCSD
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Facebook
1 8 (80.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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