The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 49 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+29 0
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 7 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.52% 0.14% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.36% 0.87% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MSTest
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
110 115 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 23.81% 16.29% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 105 109 148
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MSTest
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Basingstoke

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
2 10 (90.91%) WCF
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Kanban
4 7 (63.64%) Spring.NET
4 7 (63.64%) Moq
4 7 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (63.64%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (63.64%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (63.64%) Ninject
4 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
4 7 (63.64%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) IIS
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) LINQ to SQL

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
2 10 (90.91%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (63.64%) Moq
4 3 (27.27%) NSubstitute
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) WCF
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (63.64%) Ninject
3 7 (63.64%) Unity DI Container
3 7 (63.64%) Spring.NET
4 3 (27.27%) LINQ
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
3 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (63.64%) Kanban
4 7 (63.64%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
5 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
6 3 (27.27%) Workflow
6 3 (27.27%) BDD
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCAD
1 1 (9.09%) MCSD
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) MCPD
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft