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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 156 169 191
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +22
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 29 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.88% 0.63% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.26% 3.38% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 3
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median 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
681 680 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.69% 18.51% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 638 584 468
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

MSTest Salary Histogram 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 30 May 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
Winchester - 15 £35,000 - 1
Basingstoke +1 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Southampton -5 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Fareham -13 3 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Portsmouth - 1 £37,500 - 1
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 45 (100.00%) C#
1 45 (100.00%) NUnit
2 42 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (88.89%) Windows
4 37 (82.22%) Unit Testing
5 35 (77.78%) SQL
6 30 (66.67%) Selenium
6 30 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 30 (66.67%) WebDriver
7 28 (62.22%) SoapUI
7 28 (62.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 28 (62.22%) Client/Server
7 28 (62.22%) N-Tier
7 28 (62.22%) JMeter
7 28 (62.22%) HP UFT
8 27 (60.00%) Content Management
8 27 (60.00%) CMS
8 27 (60.00%) SpecFlow
9 26 (57.78%) Test Scripting
10 15 (33.33%) .NET
11 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
12 13 (28.89%) WinForms
13 11 (24.44%) Scrum
13 11 (24.44%) TDD
14 8 (17.78%) WCF
14 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
15 7 (15.56%) CSS
15 7 (15.56%) SOAP
15 7 (15.56%) XML
15 7 (15.56%) IIS

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 27 (60.00%) CMS
2 7 (15.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 45 (100.00%) NUnit
2 30 (66.67%) Selenium
2 30 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 28 (62.22%) HP UFT
3 28 (62.22%) JMeter
3 28 (62.22%) SoapUI
4 27 (60.00%) SpecFlow
5 7 (15.56%) Moq
5 7 (15.56%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.22%) NMock
6 1 (2.22%) NSubstitute
6 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) Test Automation Developer
3 14 (31.11%) C# Developer
4 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) WinForms Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior
7 4 (8.89%) Junior C# Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Delphi Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Development Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Database Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.22%) Software Test Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 13 (28.89%) WinForms
3 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.78%) WCF
4 7 (15.56%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (15.56%) CSS
4 7 (15.56%) HTML
4 7 (15.56%) jQuery
4 7 (15.56%) Ninject
4 7 (15.56%) SOAP
4 7 (15.56%) Spring.NET
4 7 (15.56%) Unity DI Container
4 7 (15.56%) XML
5 6 (13.33%) WPF
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.44%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (62.22%) Client/Server
1 28 (62.22%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.56%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.67%) Tandem
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
2 7 (15.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (82.22%) Unit Testing
3 30 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 28 (62.22%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 27 (60.00%) Content Management
6 26 (57.78%) Test Scripting
7 11 (24.44%) Scrum
7 11 (24.44%) TDD
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.56%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (15.56%) Kanban
8 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.56%) SOA
9 6 (13.33%) MVVM
10 5 (11.11%) MVC
11 4 (8.89%) BDD
11 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (8.89%) OO
12 3 (6.67%) Process Improvement
12 3 (6.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) Delphi
5 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) ISEB
1 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago