The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 76 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.33% - 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.42% - 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £37,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
141 201 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 23.38% 22.28% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 112 173 107
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 £39,500 - 1
Poole - 1 £35,000 -
MSTest
South West

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) NUnit
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 15 (93.75%) Web Application Development
2 15 (93.75%) Castle Windsor
2 15 (93.75%) Ninject
2 15 (93.75%) MVVM
2 15 (93.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (93.75%) Moq
2 15 (93.75%) Dependency Injection
2 15 (93.75%) Spring.NET
2 15 (93.75%) Kanban
2 15 (93.75%) WPF
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
2 15 (93.75%) WinForms
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) NUnit
2 15 (93.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (93.75%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (93.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Graduate
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
2 15 (93.75%) Castle Windsor
2 15 (93.75%) Ninject
2 15 (93.75%) WPF
2 15 (93.75%) Spring.NET
2 15 (93.75%) WinForms
3 12 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) Kanban
2 15 (93.75%) Dependency Injection
2 15 (93.75%) MVVM
2 15 (93.75%) Web Application Development
2 15 (93.75%) TDD
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
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