The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 106 131 138
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +7
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 23 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.14% 0.34% 0.098%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.53% 2.05% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 2
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +70.54%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
416 341 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.71% 16.69% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 365 306 268
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MSTest
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MSTest across the Hertfordshire region.

MSTest Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MSTest
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Letchworth - 15 £40,000 - 1
Watford - 5 £25,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £40,000 -
MSTest
East of England

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 30 (100.00%) MVC
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (93.33%) TDD
3 27 (90.00%) NUnit
3 27 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
4 26 (86.67%) SQL
4 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
4 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (83.33%) Scrum
6 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
6 24 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (70.00%) Unit Testing
8 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
9 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
9 7 (23.33%) Unity DI Container
9 7 (23.33%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (23.33%) Moq
10 6 (20.00%) ATDD
10 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 5 (16.67%) jQuery
11 5 (16.67%) CSS
11 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (16.67%) HTML5
11 5 (16.67%) CSS3

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (90.00%) NUnit
2 24 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (23.33%) Moq
4 4 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (10.00%) ReSharper
5 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.67%) Jasmine
6 2 (6.67%) Selenium
6 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 25 (83.33%) C# Developer
4 22 (73.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (43.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 6 (20.00%) Agile Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Graduate
9 4 (13.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Junior
9 4 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
11 2 (6.67%) Internet Developer
11 2 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
11 2 (6.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 30 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (86.67%) AngularJS
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (23.33%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (16.67%) CSS
4 5 (16.67%) CSS3
4 5 (16.67%) HTML
4 5 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (16.67%) jQuery
4 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
5 4 (13.33%) Ninject
5 4 (13.33%) Spring.NET
5 4 (13.33%) WCF
5 4 (13.33%) WinForms
5 4 (13.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (10.00%) iPad
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) MVC
2 28 (93.33%) TDD
3 27 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (83.33%) Scrum
5 21 (70.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (23.33%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (20.00%) ATDD
8 4 (13.33%) Kanban
8 4 (13.33%) MVVM
8 4 (13.33%) OO
8 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
9 3 (10.00%) BCP
9 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
10 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
10 2 (6.67%) Open Source
10 2 (6.67%) SOA
10 2 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 26 (86.67%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) MCSD
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle
1 2 (6.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
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