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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 173 166 181
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 5 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.41% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 1.84% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 7
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
641 761 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.79% 22.46% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 548 667 604
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 6 December 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 - 3 £34,000 -
Fareham - 2 £37,500 - 1
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) NUnit
2 31 (79.49%) Windows
3 30 (76.92%) SQL
4 29 (74.36%) Unit Testing
5 27 (69.23%) .NET
5 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
6 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET
6 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (61.54%) WCF
8 20 (51.28%) WinForms
9 19 (48.72%) CSS
9 19 (48.72%) HTML
9 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
10 18 (46.15%) Finance
10 18 (46.15%) IIS
10 18 (46.15%) SOAP
10 18 (46.15%) XML
10 18 (46.15%) SOA
10 18 (46.15%) jQuery
10 18 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (46.15%) Windows 7
10 18 (46.15%) Windows 8
11 15 (38.46%) TDD
12 14 (35.90%) Scrum
13 13 (33.33%) MVC
13 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (30.77%) SoapUI
14 12 (30.77%) JMeter
14 12 (30.77%) HP UFT

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 18 (46.15%) IIS
2 11 (28.21%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) NUnit
2 12 (30.77%) HP UFT
2 12 (30.77%) JMeter
2 12 (30.77%) Selenium
2 12 (30.77%) SoapUI
2 12 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 11 (28.21%) SpecFlow
4 9 (23.08%) Moq
5 8 (20.51%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.56%) NSubstitute
6 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) C# Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Junior
3 12 (30.77%) Junior C# Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Junior Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Test Automation Developer
4 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Telecoms Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Automation Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.56%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Test Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) .NET
2 25 (64.10%) ASP.NET
3 24 (61.54%) WCF
4 20 (51.28%) WinForms
5 19 (48.72%) CSS
5 19 (48.72%) HTML
6 18 (46.15%) jQuery
6 18 (46.15%) SOAP
6 18 (46.15%) XML
7 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (20.51%) Castle Windsor
8 8 (20.51%) Ninject
8 8 (20.51%) Spring.NET
8 8 (20.51%) Unity DI Container
9 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (5.13%) WPF
11 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Client/Server
1 11 (28.21%) N-Tier
2 8 (20.51%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 18 (46.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Unit Testing
2 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) SOA
4 15 (38.46%) TDD
5 14 (35.90%) Scrum
6 13 (33.33%) MVC
7 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 12 (30.77%) UML
8 11 (28.21%) Content Management
8 11 (28.21%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
9 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (20.51%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (20.51%) Kanban
11 6 (15.38%) BDD
11 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 6 (15.38%) Web Application Development
12 2 (5.13%) MVVM
13 1 (2.56%) Coaching
13 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (76.92%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) MCAD
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
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