The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 98 115 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +21
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 39 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 1.09% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.59% 6.27% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 13
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
454 415 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.60% 17.36% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 379 392 414
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
MSTest
East of England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +17 38 £37,500 - 4
MSTest
East of England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 92 (100.00%) C#
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (98.91%) NUnit
3 80 (86.96%) TDD
4 69 (75.00%) WPF
5 67 (72.83%) Rhino Mocks
5 67 (72.83%) Moq
6 66 (71.74%) SQL Server
7 64 (69.57%) Scrum
8 61 (66.30%) WCF
9 55 (59.78%) Windows
10 54 (58.70%) Castle Windsor
10 54 (58.70%) Unity DI Container
11 53 (57.61%) MVVM
11 53 (57.61%) Ninject
11 53 (57.61%) Dependency Injection
11 53 (57.61%) Inversion of Control
11 53 (57.61%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (57.61%) Kanban
11 53 (57.61%) Spring.NET
11 53 (57.61%) ASP.NET
11 53 (57.61%) WinForms
12 52 (56.52%) MVC
13 47 (51.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (50.00%) .NET Framework
15 35 (38.04%) SQL
15 35 (38.04%) Razor View Engine
16 28 (30.43%) VB
16 28 (30.43%) VB.NET
17 25 (27.17%) MCP

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (1.09%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 24 (26.09%) Internet
2 19 (20.65%) SMS
3 14 (15.22%) NFC
4 13 (14.13%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (71.74%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.09%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 91 (98.91%) NUnit
2 67 (72.83%) Rhino Mocks
2 67 (72.83%) Moq
3 18 (19.57%) Visual Studio
4 16 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (16.30%) ReSharper
6 14 (15.22%) CppUnit
6 14 (15.22%) MbUnit
6 14 (15.22%) xUnit.net
7 13 (14.13%) MSBuild
8 11 (11.96%) WiX
9 1 (1.09%) NSubstitute
9 1 (1.09%) Hudson
9 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.09%) JIRA
General
1 16 (17.39%) Banking
2 11 (11.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 92 (100.00%) Developer
2 61 (66.30%) .NET Developer
3 55 (59.78%) C# Developer
4 51 (55.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (27.17%) Junior
5 25 (27.17%) Junior Developer
5 25 (27.17%) Junior .NET Developer
6 24 (26.09%) Graduate Developer
6 24 (26.09%) Graduate
6 24 (26.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 19 (20.65%) Senior Developer
8 16 (17.39%) Senior C# Developer
9 15 (16.30%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (11.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (11.96%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (8.70%) Systems Developer
12 5 (5.43%) Software Developer
12 5 (5.43%) Web Developer
12 5 (5.43%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (75.00%) WPF
3 61 (66.30%) WCF
4 54 (58.70%) Castle Windsor
4 54 (58.70%) Unity DI Container
5 53 (57.61%) Spring.NET
5 53 (57.61%) Ninject
5 53 (57.61%) WinForms
5 53 (57.61%) ASP.NET
6 47 (51.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 35 (38.04%) Razor View Engine
9 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 22 (23.91%) LINQ
10 22 (23.91%) XML
11 13 (14.13%) XSLT
12 12 (13.04%) Java ME
13 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC 2
14 3 (3.26%) MFC
15 1 (1.09%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 53 (57.61%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
3 14 (15.22%) Blackberry
4 4 (4.35%) Social Network
4 4 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 55 (59.78%) Windows
2 18 (19.57%) Android
3 14 (15.22%) Apple iOS
3 14 (15.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (86.96%) TDD
2 64 (69.57%) Scrum
3 53 (57.61%) Kanban
3 53 (57.61%) Dependency Injection
3 53 (57.61%) MVVM
3 53 (57.61%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (56.52%) MVC
5 25 (27.17%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (26.09%) Web Application Development
7 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (16.30%) Multithreading
9 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.35%) Android Development
11 1 (1.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.09%) Pair Programming
11 1 (1.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 92 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (38.04%) SQL
3 28 (30.43%) VB
3 28 (30.43%) VB.NET
4 15 (16.30%) PowerShell
5 14 (15.22%) XAML
5 14 (15.22%) C++
5 14 (15.22%) Java
6 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) MCP
1 25 (27.17%) MCAD
1 25 (27.17%) MCSD
1 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (27.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.04%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 11 (11.96%) Telerik
2 4 (4.35%) Facebook
2 4 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
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