The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 130 120 87
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 4 3 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.18% 0.15% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.99% 1.10% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 33
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
MSTest
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
403 273 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.09% 13.42% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 358 250 248
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (100.00%) NUnit
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) Scrum
3 10 (83.33%) Kanban
3 10 (83.33%) WPF
3 10 (83.33%) Spring.NET
3 10 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (83.33%) MVVM
3 10 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (83.33%) Moq
3 10 (83.33%) WinForms
3 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (83.33%) TDD
3 10 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (83.33%) Ninject
3 10 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (66.67%) Facebook
4 8 (66.67%) Twitter
4 8 (66.67%) Social Network
4 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (66.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (16.67%) Broadband
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
2 10 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (83.33%) Moq
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) WinForms
1 10 (83.33%) WPF
1 10 (83.33%) Spring.NET
1 10 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
1 10 (83.33%) Ninject
1 10 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (66.67%) Social Network
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (83.33%) Kanban
2 10 (83.33%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (83.33%) MVVM
2 10 (83.33%) Scrum
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Android Development
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Facebook
1 8 (66.67%) Twitter
Milton Keynes
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago