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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 215 245 211
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 29 20 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.27% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 1.61% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 59
Median salary £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
1078 1245 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.17% 17.11% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1100 1038
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the East 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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Essex - 18 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +19 7 £33,500 +8.06% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £42,500 -10.52%
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 49 (100.00%) C#
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (93.88%) TDD
3 40 (81.63%) SQL
4 38 (77.55%) Unit Testing
5 34 (69.39%) WCF
6 33 (67.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 32 (65.31%) Unity DI Container
7 32 (65.31%) Dependency Injection
8 31 (63.27%) WPF
9 30 (61.22%) AngularJS
10 29 (59.18%) .NET Framework
11 27 (55.10%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (53.06%) T-SQL
12 26 (53.06%) Web Services
12 26 (53.06%) Entity Framework
12 26 (53.06%) Silverlight
13 25 (51.02%) OOP
14 24 (48.98%) NUnit
14 24 (48.98%) XAML
15 23 (46.94%) MVC
15 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (44.90%) Scrum
16 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
16 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
19 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
19 18 (36.73%) System Testing
19 18 (36.73%) Technical Analysis

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 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (67.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 24 (48.98%) NUnit
3 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (16.33%) Moq
5 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (91.84%) Developer
2 35 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 34 (69.39%) .NET Developer
4 26 (53.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 13 (26.53%) Senior Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (12.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Senior SQL Developer
9 4 (8.16%) Software Analyst
9 4 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (4.08%) Graduate
11 2 (4.08%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 2 (4.08%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (69.39%) WCF
3 32 (65.31%) Unity DI Container
4 31 (63.27%) WPF
5 30 (61.22%) AngularJS
6 29 (59.18%) .NET Framework
7 26 (53.06%) Entity Framework
7 26 (53.06%) Silverlight
7 26 (53.06%) Web Services
8 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET
8 22 (44.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 8 (16.33%) Castle Windsor
10 8 (16.33%) Ninject
10 8 (16.33%) Spring.NET
11 6 (12.24%) WinForms
12 2 (4.08%) CSS
12 2 (4.08%) HTML
12 2 (4.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (8.16%) Tandem
4 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (93.88%) TDD
2 38 (77.55%) Unit Testing
3 32 (65.31%) Dependency Injection
4 25 (51.02%) OOP
5 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (46.94%) MVC
6 22 (44.90%) Scrum
7 21 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (36.73%) System Testing
8 18 (36.73%) Technical Analysis
9 10 (20.41%) Web Development
10 8 (16.33%) Kanban
10 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development
11 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 6 (12.24%) MVVM
13 1 (2.04%) Mobile Application Development
13 1 (2.04%) Multithreading
13 1 (2.04%) Open Source
13 1 (2.04%) Process Improvement
13 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 40 (81.63%) SQL
3 26 (53.06%) T-SQL
4 24 (48.98%) XAML
5 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) MCSD
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
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