The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 157 170 197
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +27
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 26 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.81% 0.60% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.12% 2.87% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 7
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
MSTest
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
631 767 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.63% 20.96% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 565 673 550
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Hampshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Hampshire 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
Basingstoke -5 12 £34,000 -43.33%
Winchester -10 8 £35,000 -
Portsmouth - 6 £35,000 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 61 (100.00%) C#
1 61 (100.00%) NUnit
2 51 (83.61%) Windows
3 47 (77.05%) SQL
4 46 (75.41%) Unit Testing
5 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (63.93%) .NET
6 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
7 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET
8 32 (52.46%) WCF
9 31 (50.82%) WinForms
10 26 (42.62%) CSS
10 26 (42.62%) HTML
10 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
11 25 (40.98%) IIS
11 25 (40.98%) SOAP
11 25 (40.98%) XML
11 25 (40.98%) Finance
11 25 (40.98%) SOA
11 25 (40.98%) jQuery
11 25 (40.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (40.98%) Windows 7
11 25 (40.98%) Windows 8
12 24 (39.34%) TDD
13 23 (37.70%) Scrum
14 22 (36.07%) Selenium
14 22 (36.07%) HP UFT
14 22 (36.07%) JMeter
14 22 (36.07%) WebDriver
14 22 (36.07%) Test Automation

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 25 (40.98%) IIS
2 20 (32.79%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (63.93%) SQL Server
2 25 (40.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 61 (100.00%) NUnit
2 22 (36.07%) HP UFT
2 22 (36.07%) JMeter
2 22 (36.07%) Selenium
2 22 (36.07%) SoapUI
2 22 (36.07%) WebDriver
3 21 (34.43%) SpecFlow
4 14 (22.95%) Moq
5 13 (21.31%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.64%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (98.36%) Developer
2 32 (52.46%) C# Developer
3 21 (34.43%) Test Automation Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Junior
4 15 (24.59%) Junior C# Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Junior Developer
5 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
6 10 (16.39%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (16.39%) Software Developer
7 7 (11.48%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Delphi Developer
10 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.64%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Test Leader
10 1 (1.64%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (63.93%) .NET
2 33 (54.10%) ASP.NET
3 32 (52.46%) WCF
4 31 (50.82%) WinForms
5 26 (42.62%) CSS
5 26 (42.62%) HTML
6 25 (40.98%) jQuery
6 25 (40.98%) SOAP
6 25 (40.98%) XML
7 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (21.31%) Castle Windsor
8 13 (21.31%) Ninject
8 13 (21.31%) Spring.NET
8 13 (21.31%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (9.84%) WPF
11 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.64%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Client/Server
1 21 (34.43%) N-Tier
2 13 (21.31%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.92%) Tandem
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (83.61%) Windows
2 25 (40.98%) Windows 7
2 25 (40.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Unit Testing
2 44 (72.13%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (40.98%) SOA
4 24 (39.34%) TDD
5 23 (37.70%) Scrum
6 22 (36.07%) Test Automation
7 21 (34.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 21 (34.43%) Test Scripting
8 20 (32.79%) Content Management
9 18 (29.51%) MVC
10 15 (24.59%) UML
11 14 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (21.31%) Dependency Injection
12 13 (21.31%) Kanban
13 10 (16.39%) BDD
13 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
14 7 (11.48%) Web Application Development
15 6 (9.84%) MVVM
16 1 (1.64%) Coaching
16 1 (1.64%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (77.05%) SQL
3 26 (42.62%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) Delphi
5 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
1 1 (1.64%) ISEB
1 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.64%) MCAD
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft