The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 184 167 187
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.90% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 6
Average salary £43,750 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
759 446 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.75% 13.68% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 674 373 514
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 5 £43,750 - 1
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
2 11 (91.67%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (66.67%) SOA
3 8 (66.67%) IIS
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
4 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) Workflow
4 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
4 7 (58.33%) LINQ
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
4 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) BDD
4 7 (58.33%) LINQ to SQL
4 7 (58.33%) NSubstitute

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
2 11 (91.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (58.33%) NSubstitute
4 4 (33.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (58.33%) LINQ
3 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) LINQ to SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (33.33%) Ninject
4 4 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (33.33%) Spring.NET
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 8 (66.67%) SOA
4 7 (58.33%) Workflow
4 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) BDD
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Kanban
6 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 3 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCAD
1 1 (8.33%) MCSD
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) MCPD
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Fareham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago