The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 122 127 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.18% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.95% 1.09% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.73%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
317 366 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.87% 17.26% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 275 315 318
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridgeshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 3 £60,000 +33.33%
MSTest
East of England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 9 (90.00%) LINQ
2 9 (90.00%) Mobile Payment
3 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) SMPP
6 4 (40.00%) SMS
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) NFC
6 4 (40.00%) MSBuild
6 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
6 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (30.00%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (30.00%) XSLT
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) NFC
1 4 (40.00%) SMPP
1 4 (40.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (40.00%) MSBuild
2 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Moq
3 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 9 (90.00%) Banking
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WCF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) LINQ
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (10.00%) Ninject
5 1 (10.00%) Spring.NET
5 1 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft