The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
South East / Kent
Rank 77 88 71
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing MSTest 8 9 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.99% 0.86% 3.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.94% 3.72% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 42
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +26.66%
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 Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
203 242 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 25.00% 23.14% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 161 207 265
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MSTest
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MSTest Salary Trend in Kent

MSTest
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MSTest across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

MSTest Salary Histogram in Kent

MSTest
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 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
Maidstone -10 5 £55,000 - 1
Folkestone - 3 £37,500 -
MSTest
South East

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 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 Kent region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) NUnit
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (86.67%) Moq
3 13 (86.67%) Unity DI Container
3 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (86.67%) Kanban
3 13 (86.67%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (86.67%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (86.67%) Spring.NET
3 13 (86.67%) MVVM
3 13 (86.67%) Castle Windsor
3 13 (86.67%) Ninject
3 13 (86.67%) Windows
3 13 (86.67%) WinForms
3 13 (86.67%) WPF
4 10 (66.67%) Social Network
4 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 10 (66.67%) Facebook
4 10 (66.67%) Twitter
4 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (20.00%) Music Industry
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) NUnit
1 14 (93.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (86.67%) Moq
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) NCover
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (93.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 10 (66.67%) C# WPF Developer
3 10 (66.67%) WPF Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) Castle Windsor
2 13 (86.67%) Ninject
2 13 (86.67%) Spring.NET
2 13 (86.67%) Unity DI Container
2 13 (86.67%) WinForms
2 13 (86.67%) WPF
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (6.67%) CSLA.NET
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (66.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (86.67%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (86.67%) Kanban
3 13 (86.67%) MVVM
4 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Code Coverage
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Facebook
1 10 (66.67%) Twitter
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
Maidstone, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
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