The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 213 288 316
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +28
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 21 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.11% 0.070%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.86% 0.69% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 8
Median salary £75,000 £58,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% +7.90%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
MSTest
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1131 1455 1588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.04% 16.63% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1246 1410
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MSTest
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MSTest Salary Trend in the City of London

MSTest
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram in the City of London

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 28 (93.33%) C#
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) NUnit
3 26 (86.67%) TDD
3 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
4 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
5 23 (76.67%) Finance
5 23 (76.67%) MVC
6 22 (73.33%) SQL
6 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
7 20 (66.67%) .NET Framework
8 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (53.33%) Banking
10 15 (50.00%) Front End Development
10 15 (50.00%) Asset Management
10 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 13 (43.33%) WCF
13 10 (33.33%) Scrum
13 10 (33.33%) ADO.NET
13 10 (33.33%) BDD
13 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
14 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
15 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
15 8 (26.67%) CSS
15 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
16 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 6 (20.00%) Git (software)

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Neo4j
3 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.00%) DocumentDB
5 2 (6.67%) Big Data
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (90.00%) NUnit
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 5 (16.67%) FishEye
3 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) Moq
3 5 (16.67%) NCrunch
3 5 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.33%) git-flow
6 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 15 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 13 (43.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (43.33%) C# Developer
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Developer
6 10 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (23.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 7 (23.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (23.33%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (16.67%) ASP Developer
10 4 (13.33%) Senior ASP Developer
11 3 (10.00%) Analyst
11 3 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 13 (43.33%) WCF
7 10 (33.33%) ADO.NET
7 10 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
9 8 (26.67%) CSS
10 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (16.67%) React
10 5 (16.67%) WinForms
11 2 (6.67%) Autofac
11 2 (6.67%) Ninject
11 2 (6.67%) Node.js
11 2 (6.67%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) TDD
2 23 (76.67%) MVC
3 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 15 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 10 (33.33%) BDD
4 10 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
6 5 (16.67%) CQRS
6 5 (16.67%) Microservices
6 5 (16.67%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Bug Management
8 2 (6.67%) Fund Management
8 2 (6.67%) Kanban
8 2 (6.67%) MVVM
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 24 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (73.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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Burns Sheehan
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