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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
England / East Midlands
Rank 144 147 153
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 8 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.63% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.50% 4.02% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 19
Median salary £55,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -21.42%
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 East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
532 498 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.58% 15.61% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 441 395 367
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Nottinghamshire -9 7 £55,000 +100.00%
Northamptonshire - 1 £47,500 -
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (78.57%) WCF
2 22 (78.57%) WPF
2 22 (78.57%) NUnit
2 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 22 (78.57%) Scrum
2 22 (78.57%) C#
2 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) MVVM
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 12 (42.86%) WF
4 12 (42.86%) Silverlight
4 12 (42.86%) LINQ
4 12 (42.86%) Use Case
4 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 12 (42.86%) RESTful
4 12 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 12 (42.86%) UML
4 12 (42.86%) OO
4 12 (42.86%) RUP
4 12 (42.86%) DSDM
4 12 (42.86%) CSS
4 12 (42.86%) SOAP
4 12 (42.86%) Web Services
4 12 (42.86%) XML
4 12 (42.86%) XSLT
4 12 (42.86%) C++

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) NUnit
2 10 (35.71%) Moq
2 10 (35.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (21.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) C# Software Engineer
2 12 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Graduate
3 10 (35.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Graduate Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Junior
3 10 (35.71%) Junior .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Junior Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
1 22 (78.57%) ASP.NET
1 22 (78.57%) WCF
1 22 (78.57%) WPF
2 12 (42.86%) CSS
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) jQuery
2 12 (42.86%) LINQ
2 12 (42.86%) RESTful
2 12 (42.86%) Silverlight
2 12 (42.86%) SOAP
2 12 (42.86%) Web Services
2 12 (42.86%) WF
2 12 (42.86%) XML
2 12 (42.86%) XSLT
3 10 (35.71%) .NET Framework
3 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (35.71%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (35.71%) Spring.NET
3 10 (35.71%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Computer Science
1 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 22 (78.57%) MVVM
2 22 (78.57%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 12 (42.86%) DSDM
4 12 (42.86%) OO
4 12 (42.86%) RUP
4 12 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 12 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 12 (42.86%) UML
4 12 (42.86%) Use Case
5 10 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (35.71%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (35.71%) Kanban
5 10 (35.71%) MVC
5 10 (35.71%) Web Application Development
6 6 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (21.43%) ETL
6 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 12 (42.86%) C++
2 12 (42.86%) Java
2 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft