The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 24 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.46% 2.48% -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.93% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
Essex

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

Development Applications Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 17.20% 14.88% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 18 5
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +24.99%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

MSTest
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Chelmsford

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) WinForms
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
2 5 (71.43%) WPF
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) Spring.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (71.43%) MVVM
2 5 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (71.43%) Moq
2 5 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (71.43%) Ninject
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) NUnit
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 5 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (71.43%) Moq
1 5 (71.43%) NUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WinForms
1 5 (71.43%) WCF
1 5 (71.43%) WPF
1 5 (71.43%) Spring.NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (71.43%) Ninject
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 5 (71.43%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (71.43%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Kanban
2 5 (71.43%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (71.43%) MVVM
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Coaching
3 2 (28.57%) DSDM
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
Chelmsford, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
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