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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 167 155 136
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 8 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.73% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 4.46% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 23
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -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
512 583 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.07% 16.34% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 427 508 407
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £25,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Leicestershire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -17 3 £40,000 -5.88%
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) MVC
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (78.26%) NUnit
5 16 (69.57%) TDD
5 16 (69.57%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (69.57%) WCF
5 16 (69.57%) Moq
5 16 (69.57%) Castle Windsor
5 16 (69.57%) Scrum
6 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
7 13 (56.52%) Ninject
7 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (56.52%) Kanban
7 13 (56.52%) Spring.NET
7 13 (56.52%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (56.52%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
7 13 (56.52%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (43.48%) Web Services
9 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
9 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
10 8 (34.78%) Windows
10 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
10 8 (34.78%) Razor View Engine
11 7 (30.43%) HTML

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Informix
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) NUnit
2 16 (69.57%) Moq
3 13 (56.52%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (78.26%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Junior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Junior
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Graduate
3 5 (21.74%) Junior .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET
2 20 (86.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (69.57%) WCF
3 16 (69.57%) Castle Windsor
4 13 (56.52%) Ninject
4 13 (56.52%) Spring.NET
4 13 (56.52%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (43.48%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
7 8 (34.78%) Razor View Engine
8 7 (30.43%) HTML
8 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 6 (26.09%) Ajax
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
10 5 (21.74%) WPF
10 5 (21.74%) WinForms
11 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (13.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Tandem
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) MVC
2 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (69.57%) TDD
3 16 (69.57%) Scrum
3 16 (69.57%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (56.52%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (56.52%) Kanban
4 13 (56.52%) Web Application Development
5 5 (21.74%) MVVM
6 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) VB
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCAD
2 1 (4.35%) MCSD
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCTS
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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