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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 107 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +24
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 35 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.40% 0.93% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.06% 6.19% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 16
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
434 339 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.36% 15.07% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 359 313 415
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +7 34 £37,500 - 1
MSTest
East of England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 85 (100.00%) C#
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (98.82%) NUnit
3 74 (87.06%) TDD
4 65 (76.47%) SQL Server
5 62 (72.94%) Rhino Mocks
6 59 (69.41%) Moq
7 58 (68.24%) WCF
7 58 (68.24%) WPF
8 53 (62.35%) Scrum
9 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET
10 50 (58.82%) MVC
11 45 (52.94%) Windows
11 45 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 44 (51.76%) Castle Windsor
12 44 (51.76%) Unity DI Container
13 43 (50.59%) MVVM
13 43 (50.59%) Ninject
13 43 (50.59%) Dependency Injection
13 43 (50.59%) Inversion of Control
13 43 (50.59%) Continuous Integration
13 43 (50.59%) Kanban
13 43 (50.59%) Spring.NET
13 43 (50.59%) WinForms
14 39 (45.88%) SQL
15 38 (44.71%) .NET Framework
16 31 (36.47%) Razor View Engine
17 25 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
18 23 (27.06%) MCP

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (1.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) SMS
1 18 (21.18%) Internet
2 13 (15.29%) NFC
3 12 (14.12%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 84 (98.82%) NUnit
2 62 (72.94%) Rhino Mocks
3 59 (69.41%) Moq
4 17 (20.00%) ReSharper
5 16 (18.82%) CppUnit
5 16 (18.82%) Visual Studio
5 16 (18.82%) MbUnit
5 16 (18.82%) xUnit.net
6 15 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (14.12%) MSBuild
8 10 (11.76%) WiX
9 1 (1.18%) NSubstitute
9 1 (1.18%) Hudson
9 1 (1.18%) JIRA
9 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (17.65%) Banking
2 9 (10.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 85 (100.00%) Developer
2 56 (65.88%) C# Developer
3 52 (61.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 51 (60.00%) .NET Developer
5 24 (28.24%) Senior Developer
6 19 (22.35%) Junior
6 19 (22.35%) Junior Developer
6 19 (22.35%) Junior .NET Developer
7 18 (21.18%) Graduate Developer
7 18 (21.18%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 18 (21.18%) Graduate
8 17 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 16 (18.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (14.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (14.12%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (9.41%) Software Developer
12 7 (8.24%) Systems Developer
13 6 (7.06%) Web Developer
14 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (68.24%) WCF
2 58 (68.24%) WPF
3 51 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 45 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (51.76%) Castle Windsor
5 44 (51.76%) Unity DI Container
6 43 (50.59%) Ninject
6 43 (50.59%) Spring.NET
6 43 (50.59%) WinForms
7 38 (44.71%) .NET Framework
8 31 (36.47%) Razor View Engine
9 20 (23.53%) XML
9 20 (23.53%) LINQ
10 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 11 (12.94%) XSLT
12 11 (12.94%) Java ME
13 4 (4.71%) HTML
14 3 (3.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 43 (50.59%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (21.18%) Computer Science
3 13 (15.29%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.18%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (52.94%) Windows
2 17 (20.00%) Android
3 13 (15.29%) Apple iOS
3 13 (15.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (87.06%) TDD
2 53 (62.35%) Scrum
3 50 (58.82%) MVC
4 43 (50.59%) Kanban
4 43 (50.59%) Dependency Injection
4 43 (50.59%) MVVM
4 43 (50.59%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (21.18%) Web Application Development
8 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
9 13 (15.29%) Multithreading
10 10 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 4 (4.71%) Android Development
12 3 (3.53%) Software Engineering
13 1 (1.18%) Pair Programming
13 1 (1.18%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (45.88%) SQL
3 22 (25.88%) VB
3 22 (25.88%) VB.NET
4 16 (18.82%) C++
5 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
6 13 (15.29%) Java
6 13 (15.29%) XAML
7 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) MCP
1 23 (27.06%) MCAD
1 23 (27.06%) MCSD
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (27.06%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Telerik
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
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