The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 107 112 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +33
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 29 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.19% 0.98% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.89% 7.24% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 17
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
MSTest
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
421 304 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.33% 13.55% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 339 279 377
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Cambridge +1 29 £37,500 - 3
MSTest
East of England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 77 (100.00%) C#
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
1 77 (100.00%) NUnit
2 75 (97.40%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (90.91%) TDD
4 62 (80.52%) Rhino Mocks
5 61 (79.22%) SQL Server
6 57 (74.03%) Moq
7 52 (67.53%) WCF
8 50 (64.94%) WPF
9 47 (61.04%) Scrum
10 46 (59.74%) MVC
11 45 (58.44%) ASP.NET
12 42 (54.55%) Castle Windsor
12 42 (54.55%) Unity DI Container
13 41 (53.25%) Ninject
13 41 (53.25%) MVVM
13 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (53.25%) Dependency Injection
13 41 (53.25%) Inversion of Control
13 41 (53.25%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (53.25%) Kanban
13 41 (53.25%) Spring.NET
13 41 (53.25%) Windows
13 41 (53.25%) WinForms
14 34 (44.16%) SQL
15 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
15 29 (37.66%) Razor View Engine
16 25 (32.47%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.30%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) Internet
2 10 (12.99%) SMS
3 7 (9.09%) NFC
4 6 (7.79%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (79.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.49%) MySQL
4 1 (1.30%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 77 (100.00%) NUnit
2 62 (80.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 57 (74.03%) Moq
4 17 (22.08%) ReSharper
5 16 (20.78%) CppUnit
5 16 (20.78%) MbUnit
5 16 (20.78%) xUnit.net
6 11 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
8 6 (7.79%) WiX
8 6 (7.79%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.30%) NSubstitute
9 1 (1.30%) Hudson
9 1 (1.30%) JIRA
9 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (12.99%) Finance
1 10 (12.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (98.70%) Developer
2 50 (64.94%) C# Developer
3 46 (59.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 39 (50.65%) .NET Developer
5 25 (32.47%) Senior Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Graduate
6 16 (20.78%) Junior
6 16 (20.78%) Junior Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Senior C# Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Junior .NET Developer
6 16 (20.78%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
8 11 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
10 7 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
12 3 (3.90%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (67.53%) WCF
3 50 (64.94%) WPF
4 45 (58.44%) ASP.NET
5 42 (54.55%) Castle Windsor
5 42 (54.55%) Unity DI Container
6 41 (53.25%) Spring.NET
6 41 (53.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (53.25%) Ninject
6 41 (53.25%) WinForms
7 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
7 29 (37.66%) Razor View Engine
8 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 14 (18.18%) LINQ
9 14 (18.18%) XML
10 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 7 (9.09%) XSLT
11 7 (9.09%) Java ME
12 6 (7.79%) HTML
13 5 (6.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (53.25%) Inversion of Control
2 16 (20.78%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.25%) Windows
2 11 (14.29%) Android
3 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 7 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (97.40%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (90.91%) TDD
3 47 (61.04%) Scrum
4 46 (59.74%) MVC
5 41 (53.25%) Kanban
5 41 (53.25%) Dependency Injection
5 41 (53.25%) MVVM
5 41 (53.25%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (32.47%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (20.78%) Unit Testing
7 16 (20.78%) Web Application Development
8 7 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.79%) Regression Testing
10 4 (5.19%) Android Development
11 1 (1.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.30%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 77 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (44.16%) SQL
3 20 (25.97%) VB
3 20 (25.97%) VB.NET
4 16 (20.78%) C++
5 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
6 7 (9.09%) Java
6 7 (9.09%) XAML
7 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) MCP
1 21 (27.27%) MCAD
1 21 (27.27%) MCSD
1 21 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (27.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Telerik
2 1 (1.30%) Facebook
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago