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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 192 181 189
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 6 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% 0.32% 0.072%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.90% 2.35% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -0.66%
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
663 553 502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.86% 13.64% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 489 481 443
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

MSTest Salary Histogram 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 20 August 2014. 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
Farnborough - 3 £30,000 -
Basingstoke -4 2 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Winchester - 1 £40,000 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Moq
4 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (62.50%) Ninject
4 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Kanban
4 5 (62.50%) Spring.NET
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (37.50%) WPF
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
6 3 (37.50%) MVVM
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) MediaWiki
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) NUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (75.00%) Moq
4 2 (25.00%) NSubstitute
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Graduate
3 3 (37.50%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Junior
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) WCF
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Spring.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (62.50%) Ninject
3 5 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) WinForms
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (37.50%) MVVM
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) BDD
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago