The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank - 31 38
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 0 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 4.37% 3.14%
As % of the Development Applications category - 26.67% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Average salary - £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
MSTest
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Development Applications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 30 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 13.89% 16.39% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 44
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

MSTest
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Farnborough

MSTest
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing MSTest also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSTest.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing MSTest also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MSTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate
1 3 (100.00%) Junior
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#