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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 222 252 190
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -62
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 19 26 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.34% 1.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.90% 2.05% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 93
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
999 1268 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.36% 16.35% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 855 1054 1138
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +19 11 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Hertfordshire +13 5 £33,500 -10.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 2 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (93.10%) TDD
3 22 (75.86%) Unit Testing
4 21 (72.41%) WCF
4 21 (72.41%) SQL
4 21 (72.41%) Dependency Injection
5 20 (68.97%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (68.97%) Unity DI Container
6 19 (65.52%) WPF
7 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
7 18 (62.07%) AngularJS
8 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (55.17%) Entity Framework
9 16 (55.17%) T-SQL
10 15 (51.72%) Web Services
10 15 (51.72%) Silverlight
10 15 (51.72%) NUnit
11 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
11 14 (48.28%) Windows
11 14 (48.28%) OOP
11 14 (48.28%) MVC
11 14 (48.28%) XAML
11 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (41.38%) Scrum
13 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
14 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
15 8 (27.59%) Microsoft

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 (3.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (51.72%) NUnit
3 6 (20.69%) Moq
4 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) NCover
5 1 (3.45%) NCrunch
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) C# Developer
3 14 (48.28%) .NET Developer
4 8 (27.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.90%) WCF Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) WCF
3 20 (68.97%) Unity DI Container
4 19 (65.52%) WPF
5 18 (62.07%) .NET Framework
5 18 (62.07%) AngularJS
6 16 (55.17%) Entity Framework
7 15 (51.72%) Silverlight
7 15 (51.72%) Web Services
8 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
8 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (24.14%) Ninject
10 6 (20.69%) Castle Windsor
10 6 (20.69%) Spring.NET
11 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (17.24%) WinForms
12 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
14 2 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (58.62%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.69%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (10.34%) Tandem
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) TDD
2 22 (75.86%) Unit Testing
3 21 (72.41%) Dependency Injection
4 14 (48.28%) MVC
4 14 (48.28%) OOP
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (41.38%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Kanban
7 6 (20.69%) Web Application Development
8 5 (17.24%) MVVM
8 5 (17.24%) System Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
9 3 (10.34%) Web Development
10 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.45%) CRM
10 1 (3.45%) ERP
10 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 16 (55.17%) T-SQL
4 14 (48.28%) XAML
5 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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