The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - - 20
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - - 6.76%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
MSTest
Lancashire

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

Development Applications Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
0 0 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool - - 32.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 21
Average salary - - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

MSTest
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Blackpool