The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 111 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.59% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 4.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 259 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.80% 12.84% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 227 241 190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
MSTest
West Midlands

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MSTest
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Birmingham

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (100.00%) Ninject
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (100.00%) Ninject
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET