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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 225 233 238
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 29 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.41% 1.99% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 44
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £40,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +6.50%
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 of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1202 1208 1302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.56% 16.87% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1050 1034
Median salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 of England

MSTest
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

MSTest Salary Trend in the East of England

MSTest
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram in the East of England

MSTest
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hertfordshire +5 12 £36,750 -26.50% 4
Cambridgeshire +7 8 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Essex +21 6 £65,000 +52.94%
Suffolk - 3 £50,000 - 1
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 60 (100.00%) C#
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (83.33%) TDD
3 47 (78.33%) SQL
4 40 (66.67%) WCF
5 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (60.00%) NUnit
6 36 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
6 36 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
7 35 (58.33%) Rhino Mocks
7 35 (58.33%) Unit Testing
8 34 (56.67%) Scrum
9 33 (55.00%) WPF
10 32 (53.33%) MVC
10 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
11 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
11 31 (51.67%) .NET Framework
11 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 30 (50.00%) AngularJS
13 28 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
15 24 (40.00%) Entity Framework
15 24 (40.00%) T-SQL
16 22 (36.67%) Web Services
16 22 (36.67%) OOP
16 22 (36.67%) Silverlight
17 21 (35.00%) XAML
18 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
19 19 (31.67%) System Testing
19 19 (31.67%) Team Foundation Server

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) NFC
1 4 (6.67%) SMPP
1 4 (6.67%) SMS
2 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (60.00%) NUnit
2 35 (58.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (31.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (25.00%) Moq
5 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 5 (8.33%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.33%) ReSharper
7 2 (3.33%) Selenium
7 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.67%) Subversion
8 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (81.67%) Developer
2 41 (68.33%) .NET Developer
3 37 (61.67%) C# Developer
4 30 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 14 (23.33%) Senior Developer
6 13 (21.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (21.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 13 (21.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) SQL Developer
8 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
11 4 (6.67%) Analyst
11 4 (6.67%) Software Analyst
11 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
12 3 (5.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (66.67%) WCF
3 36 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
4 33 (55.00%) WPF
5 31 (51.67%) .NET Framework
5 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
5 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 24 (40.00%) Entity Framework
8 22 (36.67%) Silverlight
8 22 (36.67%) Web Services
9 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (21.67%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (21.67%) Ninject
10 13 (21.67%) Spring.NET
11 11 (18.33%) WinForms
12 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 10 (16.67%) XML
13 8 (13.33%) LINQ
14 4 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (21.67%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (11.67%) Mobile Payment
4 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.33%) Tandem
6 3 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (5.00%) Social Network
7 2 (3.33%) iPad
7 2 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (83.33%) TDD
2 38 (63.33%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
4 35 (58.33%) Unit Testing
5 34 (56.67%) Scrum
6 32 (53.33%) MVC
7 28 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (36.67%) OOP
9 19 (31.67%) System Testing
9 19 (31.67%) Technical Analysis
10 14 (23.33%) Software Engineering
11 13 (21.67%) Kanban
12 11 (18.33%) MVVM
13 10 (16.67%) Web Application Development
13 10 (16.67%) Web Development
14 6 (10.00%) Multithreading
15 3 (5.00%) Concurrent Programming
15 3 (5.00%) OO
15 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
16 2 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (78.33%) SQL
3 24 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 21 (35.00%) XAML
5 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) MCSD
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Facebook
2 3 (5.00%) Twitter
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago