The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.87% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 10.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
MSTest
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
58 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.09% 18.28% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 30
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MSTest
Salary Trend in Chester

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Chester