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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 216 257 203
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -54
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 33 17 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.23% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.17% 1.34% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 71
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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
1040 1264 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.33% 17.23% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1092 1082
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 26 August 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 August 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 £55,000 - 1
Hertfordshire +22 9 £33,500 +8.06% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 5 £42,500 -10.52% 2
MSTest
England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 46 (100.00%) C#
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (93.48%) TDD
3 37 (80.43%) SQL
4 35 (76.09%) Unit Testing
5 31 (67.39%) WCF
6 30 (65.22%) Rhino Mocks
7 29 (63.04%) AngularJS
7 29 (63.04%) Unity DI Container
7 29 (63.04%) Dependency Injection
8 28 (60.87%) WPF
9 26 (56.52%) .NET Framework
10 24 (52.17%) NUnit
10 24 (52.17%) Enterprise Software
11 23 (50.00%) Entity Framework
11 23 (50.00%) Silverlight
11 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (50.00%) MVC
11 23 (50.00%) T-SQL
11 23 (50.00%) Web Services
12 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
12 22 (47.83%) OOP
12 22 (47.83%) Scrum
12 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (45.65%) XAML
14 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
15 16 (34.78%) Windows
15 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
16 14 (30.43%) JavaScript

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 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (65.22%) Rhino Mocks
2 24 (52.17%) NUnit
3 12 (26.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (17.39%) Moq
5 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 32 (69.57%) C# Developer
3 28 (60.87%) .NET Developer
4 20 (43.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Senior Developer
7 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (13.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Software Analyst
9 4 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (6.52%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Graduate
11 2 (4.35%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Junior
11 2 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (67.39%) WCF
3 29 (63.04%) AngularJS
3 29 (63.04%) Unity DI Container
4 28 (60.87%) WPF
5 26 (56.52%) .NET Framework
6 23 (50.00%) Entity Framework
6 23 (50.00%) Silverlight
6 23 (50.00%) Web Services
7 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET
7 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (28.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (17.39%) Castle Windsor
9 8 (17.39%) Ninject
9 8 (17.39%) Spring.NET
10 6 (13.04%) WinForms
11 2 (4.35%) CSS
11 2 (4.35%) HTML
11 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.39%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (8.70%) Tandem
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (93.48%) TDD
2 35 (76.09%) Unit Testing
3 29 (63.04%) Dependency Injection
4 23 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (50.00%) MVC
5 22 (47.83%) OOP
5 22 (47.83%) Scrum
6 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (26.09%) System Testing
7 12 (26.09%) Technical Analysis
8 8 (17.39%) Kanban
8 8 (17.39%) Web Application Development
9 6 (13.04%) MVVM
9 6 (13.04%) Web Development
10 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.17%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.17%) OO
11 1 (2.17%) OOD
11 1 (2.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C#
2 37 (80.43%) SQL
3 23 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 21 (45.65%) XAML
5 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) MCSD
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
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