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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
South West / Dorset
Rank 65 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 3 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.67% 0.38% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.94% 1.99% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 10
Median salary £27,500 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
102 151 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 22.62% 18.97% 19.89%
Number of salaries quoted 86 113 129
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +23 3 £27,500 -29.48% 1
MSTest
South West

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms

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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Graduate
2 3 (75.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Internet Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Junior
2 3 (75.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Dorset
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago