The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 70 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.34% 0.15% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 0.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £40,250 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.89% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
91 150 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.69% 22.76% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81 119 156
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MSTest
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Dorset

MSTest
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +20 2 £40,250 +1.89%
MSTest
South West

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (20.00%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (20.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (20.00%) WCF Developer
5 1 (20.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL