The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Derbyshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 52 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 1.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 8.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
117 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.00% 14.38% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 110 62 39
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +6.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
MSTest
East Midlands

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Moq
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Leader
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft