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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 168 201 168
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -33
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.51% 0.15% 0.088%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.28% 0.78% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 3
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
747 768 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 22.43% 19.72% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 685 690 398
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 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
(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
Winchester - 16 £35,000 - 2
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 39 (100.00%) C#
1 39 (100.00%) NUnit
2 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (89.74%) SQL
3 35 (89.74%) HP UFT
3 35 (89.74%) JMeter
3 35 (89.74%) Selenium
3 35 (89.74%) Unit Testing
3 35 (89.74%) Test Automation
3 35 (89.74%) WebDriver
3 35 (89.74%) SoapUI
4 33 (84.62%) Windows
5 32 (82.05%) Client/Server
5 32 (82.05%) N-Tier
5 32 (82.05%) Content Management
5 32 (82.05%) CMS
5 32 (82.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 31 (79.49%) SpecFlow
7 30 (76.92%) Test Scripting
8 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
9 4 (10.26%) .NET
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.69%) MVC
10 3 (7.69%) Scrum
10 3 (7.69%) TDD
10 3 (7.69%) Kanban
10 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.69%) Spring.NET
10 3 (7.69%) WCF
10 3 (7.69%) OO

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (82.05%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (100.00%) NUnit
2 35 (89.74%) HP UFT
2 35 (89.74%) JMeter
2 35 (89.74%) Selenium
2 35 (89.74%) SoapUI
2 35 (89.74%) WebDriver
3 31 (79.49%) SpecFlow
4 3 (7.69%) Moq
4 3 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) NMock
5 1 (2.56%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 30 (76.92%) Test Automation Developer
3 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Graduate
6 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 3 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (7.69%) Ninject
2 3 (7.69%) Spring.NET
2 3 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) WinForms
4 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (82.05%) Client/Server
1 32 (82.05%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (89.74%) Test Automation
2 35 (89.74%) Unit Testing
3 32 (82.05%) Content Management
3 32 (82.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 30 (76.92%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.82%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (7.69%) Kanban
6 3 (7.69%) MVC
6 3 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
6 3 (7.69%) TDD
6 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) OOD
7 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.13%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (89.74%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago