The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 81 74 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 13 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.43% 0.61% 1.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.22% 2.12% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 12
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
MSTest
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
249 189 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 27.33% 28.64% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 215 137 124
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MSTest
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Brighton

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Brighton

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
1 26 (100.00%) NUnit
1 26 (100.00%) Moq
2 25 (96.15%) Web Application Development
2 25 (96.15%) Unity DI Container
2 25 (96.15%) Scrum
2 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (96.15%) WCF
2 25 (96.15%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (96.15%) Kanban
2 25 (96.15%) Spring.NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (96.15%) Dependency Injection
2 25 (96.15%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (96.15%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (96.15%) Castle Windsor
2 25 (96.15%) Ninject
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) VCP4
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
3 1 (3.85%) CSS

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (100.00%) NUnit
1 26 (100.00%) Moq
2 25 (96.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) .NET Developer
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
2 1 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) Unity DI Container
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET
2 25 (96.15%) WCF
2 25 (96.15%) Spring.NET
2 25 (96.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (96.15%) Castle Windsor
2 25 (96.15%) Ninject
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.85%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) CSS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) MVC
1 26 (100.00%) TDD
2 25 (96.15%) Web Application Development
2 25 (96.15%) Scrum
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (96.15%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (96.15%) Kanban
2 25 (96.15%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (3.85%) OO
3 1 (3.85%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) VCP4
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago