The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 89 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 1 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.12% 0.99% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.92% 4.68% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 13
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 Brighton region.

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
109 171 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 13.21% 21.11% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 101 159 206
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of job ads across the Brighton region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB