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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 166 186 182
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 21 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.56% 0.052% 0.100%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.95% 0.38% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
713 533 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 19.17% 13.83% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 626 440 451
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Southampton - 9 £40,000 - 1
Basingstoke +20 7 £50,000 - 1
Winchester - 2 £36,250 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (100.00%) C#
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (100.00%) NUnit
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
3 25 (89.29%) MVC
3 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (85.71%) TDD
5 23 (82.14%) Scrum
6 21 (75.00%) WCF
6 21 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 19 (67.86%) Moq
7 19 (67.86%) Dependency Injection
7 19 (67.86%) Inversion of Control
7 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (64.29%) Kanban
8 18 (64.29%) Spring.NET
8 18 (64.29%) Castle Windsor
8 18 (64.29%) Ninject
8 18 (64.29%) Web Application Development
8 18 (64.29%) Unity DI Container
9 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
10 14 (50.00%) Windows
11 8 (28.57%) SQL
11 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
12 7 (25.00%) WPF
12 7 (25.00%) WinForms
12 7 (25.00%) CSS
12 7 (25.00%) Razor View Engine

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) RavenDB
3 3 (10.71%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 28 (100.00%) NUnit
2 21 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 19 (67.86%) Moq
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
4 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (10.71%) NSubstitute
5 2 (7.14%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.14%) JMeter
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) Developer
2 22 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Programmer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Programmer
4 3 (10.71%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
1 26 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 25 (89.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (75.00%) WCF
4 18 (64.29%) Spring.NET
4 18 (64.29%) Castle Windsor
4 18 (64.29%) Ninject
4 18 (64.29%) Unity DI Container
5 7 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 7 (25.00%) WPF
5 7 (25.00%) CSS
5 7 (25.00%) WinForms
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
8 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
8 3 (10.71%) LINQ
8 3 (10.71%) jQuery
8 3 (10.71%) RESTful
8 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (67.86%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Social Network
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (89.29%) MVC
3 24 (85.71%) TDD
4 23 (82.14%) Scrum
5 19 (67.86%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (67.86%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (64.29%) Kanban
6 18 (64.29%) Web Application Development
7 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 7 (25.00%) MVVM
9 6 (21.43%) BDD
9 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 4 (14.29%) SOA
12 3 (10.71%) Workflow
12 3 (10.71%) OOP
12 3 (10.71%) CQRS
13 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
13 2 (7.14%) Content Management
13 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.71%) VB
4 3 (10.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (14.29%) MCTS
1 4 (14.29%) MCSD
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCAD
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) MCPD
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Facebook
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago