The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 78 78
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.30% 2.24%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.42% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 20
Average salary - £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MSTest
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
114 124 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.79% 12.36% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 102 100 165
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
1 12 (100.00%) Tandem
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) Kanban
1 12 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 12 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 12 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (100.00%) MVVM
1 12 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (100.00%) Moq
1 12 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 12 (100.00%) Ninject
1 12 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 12 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 12 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Moq
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
1 12 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 12 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 12 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 12 (100.00%) Ninject
1 12 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 12 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 12 (100.00%) WCF
1 12 (100.00%) WinForms
1 12 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (100.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 12 (100.00%) Kanban
1 12 (100.00%) MVC
1 12 (100.00%) MVVM
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#