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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 225 218
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.24% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 14
Median salary - £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
614 724 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.58% 13.60% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 523 620 523
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle