The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 147 149 170
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 27 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.84% 0.90% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.10% 6.53% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 22
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
MSTest
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
529 505 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.53% 13.71% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 433 461 577
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MSTest
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MSTest Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MSTest
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

MSTest
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(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
Nottinghamshire +11 27 £42,500 +54.54% 2
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 41 (97.62%) C#
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (97.62%) TDD
1 41 (97.62%) NUnit
1 41 (97.62%) Moq
2 38 (90.48%) Scrum
3 37 (88.10%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (88.10%) Kanban
3 37 (88.10%) Dependency Injection
3 37 (88.10%) Inversion of Control
3 37 (88.10%) Spring.NET
3 37 (88.10%) Castle Windsor
3 37 (88.10%) Ninject
3 37 (88.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 37 (88.10%) Unity DI Container
4 36 (85.71%) MVVM
4 36 (85.71%) WPF
5 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (64.29%) MVC
5 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET
6 23 (54.76%) WCF
6 23 (54.76%) .NET Framework
6 23 (54.76%) Web Application Development
6 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 22 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (52.38%) Computer Science
7 22 (52.38%) Windows
7 22 (52.38%) Finance
7 22 (52.38%) WinForms

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (97.62%) Moq
1 41 (97.62%) NUnit
2 37 (88.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) .NET Developer
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Graduate
2 22 (52.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Graduate Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Junior
2 22 (52.38%) Junior .NET Developer
2 22 (52.38%) Junior Developer
3 18 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 14 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
4 14 (33.33%) WPF Developer
5 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Software Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 37 (88.10%) Castle Windsor
2 37 (88.10%) Ninject
2 37 (88.10%) Spring.NET
2 37 (88.10%) Unity DI Container
3 36 (85.71%) WPF
4 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (54.76%) .NET Framework
5 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 23 (54.76%) WCF
6 22 (52.38%) WinForms
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 1 (2.38%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.38%) HTML
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
8 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (88.10%) Inversion of Control
2 22 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 22 (52.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (97.62%) TDD
2 38 (90.48%) Scrum
3 37 (88.10%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (88.10%) Dependency Injection
3 37 (88.10%) Kanban
4 36 (85.71%) MVVM
5 27 (64.29%) MVC
6 23 (54.76%) Web Application Development
7 14 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) OO
9 3 (7.14%) OOD
9 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.14%) Web Development
10 2 (4.76%) API Development
11 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
11 1 (2.38%) SDLC
11 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
11 1 (2.38%) SOLID
11 1 (2.38%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ISEB
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
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