The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 80 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 11 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.11% 0.24% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.71% 1.32% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 15
Median salary £52,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MSTest
East of 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 Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
164 228 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.58% 18.14% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 134 184 132
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,100 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MSTest
Salary Trend in Essex

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Essex

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Essex

MSTest
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Basildon - 8 £52,500 -
Colchester - 2 £30,000 -
MSTest
East of England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
2 17 (94.44%) Dependency Injection
2 17 (94.44%) Rhino Mocks
2 17 (94.44%) Unity DI Container
3 16 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (88.89%) WPF
3 16 (88.89%) .NET Framework
4 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
5 14 (77.78%) Silverlight
5 14 (77.78%) Entity Framework
5 14 (77.78%) OOP
5 14 (77.78%) Web Services
5 14 (77.78%) SQL
5 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
5 14 (77.78%) XAML
6 13 (72.22%) AngularJS
7 11 (61.11%) Windows
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (27.78%) System Testing
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
10 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (22.22%) NUnit
10 4 (22.22%) MVC
11 3 (16.67%) Web Development

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (94.44%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (22.22%) NUnit
3 3 (16.67%) Moq
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) C# WCF Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) WCF Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) Unity DI Container
2 17 (94.44%) WCF
3 16 (88.89%) .NET Framework
3 16 (88.89%) WPF
4 14 (77.78%) Entity Framework
4 14 (77.78%) Silverlight
4 14 (77.78%) Web Services
5 13 (72.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (16.67%) Ninject
7 3 (16.67%) Spring.NET
8 2 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (88.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
2 17 (94.44%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
4 14 (77.78%) OOP
5 5 (27.78%) System Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Kanban
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 3 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (11.11%) MVVM
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 14 (77.78%) XAML
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
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