The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 45 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.32% 0.71% -
As % of the Development Applications category 15.63% 3.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Median salary £28,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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

Development Applications Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 80 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 8.44% 18.87% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 72 19
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MSTest
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Bradford

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (16.67%) Rational Robot
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) V-Model
5 1 (16.67%) OpenSTA

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) OpenSTA
2 1 (16.67%) Rational Robot
2 1 (16.67%) RIATest
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (83.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Tester
2 5 (83.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft