The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - - 42
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MSTest
Northern Ireland

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

Development Applications Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
10 13 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.47% 17.81% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 35
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £49,600 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim