The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 188 236 226
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -10
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 1.80% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 5
Median salary £35,047 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.11% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £47,500 £46,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MSTest
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
605 722 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.66% 12.10% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 509 639 495
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Berkshire

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Berkshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham +11 4 £34,000 -24.44%
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 2 (25.00%) WinForms
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Officer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle