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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 165 187 185
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 21 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.59% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 0.78% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 13
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
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
767 644 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.39% 16.25% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 645 490 480
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Winchester -4 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Fareham - 6 £35,000 - 1
Southampton - 5 £40,000 -
Aldershot - 2 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £60,000 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (98.00%) NUnit
2 48 (96.00%) C#
2 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (84.00%) .NET
4 41 (82.00%) SQL Server
5 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET
5 39 (78.00%) TDD
5 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (76.00%) MVC
7 37 (74.00%) WCF
8 35 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (70.00%) Scrum
8 35 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
8 35 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
8 35 (70.00%) Moq
9 34 (68.00%) Castle Windsor
9 34 (68.00%) Ninject
9 34 (68.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 34 (68.00%) Web Application Development
9 34 (68.00%) Unity DI Container
9 34 (68.00%) Kanban
9 34 (68.00%) Spring.NET
10 29 (58.00%) Windows
11 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
12 16 (32.00%) WinForms
12 16 (32.00%) WPF
12 16 (32.00%) Razor View Engine
12 16 (32.00%) MVVM
13 14 (28.00%) Unit Testing
14 12 (24.00%) Selenium

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (82.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) RavenDB
2 3 (6.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (98.00%) NUnit
2 35 (70.00%) Moq
3 34 (68.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (24.00%) Selenium
5 9 (18.00%) HP UFT
5 9 (18.00%) JMeter
5 9 (18.00%) WebDriver
5 9 (18.00%) SoapUI
5 9 (18.00%) SpecFlow
6 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.00%) TeamCity
7 3 (6.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (4.00%) JIRA
8 2 (4.00%) MSBuild
9 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (96.00%) Developer
2 40 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (6.00%) Programmer
3 3 (6.00%) .NET Programmer
3 3 (6.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (2.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) .NET
2 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET
2 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (74.00%) WCF
4 34 (68.00%) Spring.NET
4 34 (68.00%) Castle Windsor
4 34 (68.00%) Ninject
4 34 (68.00%) Unity DI Container
5 16 (32.00%) Razor View Engine
5 16 (32.00%) WPF
5 16 (32.00%) WinForms
6 5 (10.00%) HTML
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.00%) CSS
6 5 (10.00%) RESTful
7 4 (8.00%) Web Services
7 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
8 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (70.00%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (16.00%) Client/Server
2 8 (16.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.00%) Social Network
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) CentOS
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (78.00%) TDD
3 38 (76.00%) MVC
4 35 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (70.00%) Dependency Injection
4 35 (70.00%) Scrum
5 34 (68.00%) Web Application Development
5 34 (68.00%) Kanban
6 16 (32.00%) MVVM
7 14 (28.00%) Unit Testing
8 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
8 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.00%) Content Management
9 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.00%) OOP
10 3 (6.00%) BDD
10 3 (6.00%) CQRS
10 3 (6.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 1 (2.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 1 (2.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 48 (96.00%) C#
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.00%) MCTS
1 3 (6.00%) MCSD
1 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Facebook
2 1 (2.00%) Twitter
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Fareham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago